Category Archives: Weddings

Sarah and Matt’s garden wedding in Stokes Valley

Ah dear, my poor neglected blog! I’ve really not been good at finding the time to update it, but here are a few shots from Sarah and Matt’s lovely relaxed wedding. It was held at Sarah’s parents’ house, and rather than have a formal dinner they held a cocktail party in the garden, with a […]

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Janelle and Eli’s wedding at Wellington’s Botanic Gardens and Wellington Rowers

I loved every minute of this wedding. Janelle and Eli are absolutely lovely people, who unsurprisingly surrounded themselves with a whole lot of other lovely people to celebrate their big day. Janelle looked jaw-droppingly beautiful in her Sophie Voon dress and custom veil. There were so many special family elements to this wedding: Janelle wore […]

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Claire and Mark’s wedding at Coniston Gardens, Ashburton

I grew up on a farm in Methven, which is just down the road from Ashburton in Mid Canterbury, and for years I’ve driven past the lovely driveway to Coniston and thought it looked like a pretty magical place. So I was pretty excited when Claire and Mark got in touch about their wedding. The […]

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Katie and Mikey’s wedding at The Boatshed

A yellow-themed spring wedding needs some sunshine, and these guys were so lucky – Friday was a gorgeous day sandwiched in between two rainy ones. I apologise now for the mammoth blog post. Friends and family of Katie and Mikey won’t mind, but the rest of you are forgiven if you don’t make it right […]

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An engagement shoot in the studio and on Mt Victoria

I had a real bride in my studio! How often does that happen these days? I think of my parents’ wedding photographs, which were done in a portrait studio (complete with white iron fencing and potted palms) and nowhere else – I think that was fairly typical in the mid 1960s. Fei and Thomas are […]

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