5 top tips for attending a photography workshop

5 top tips for attending a photography workshop
Earlier this month I had the pleasure of attending The Northern Awesome in Manchester to hear some of the leading lights in the wedding photography industry explain their process and give tips on making your business more successful for the year ahead. I have not attended too many photography workshops in the past but as part of my development as a wedding photographe[...]

South Central Wedding Photographer of the Year

South Central Wedding Photographer of the Year
Best UK wedding photographer South Central Regional winner at The Wedding Industry Awards 2018 "The winner of the South Central wedding photographer of the year for 2018 is...Martin Bell Photography" Wow, wow, wow!! What an evening on the 20th November at The Wedding Industry Awards. I still can't quite get my head around it and this blog post is so long overdue.[...]

Rhinefield House wedding photography ~ Abbey & Rich

Rhinefield House wedding photography ~ Abbey & Rich
An abundance of happiness at this gorgeous Rhinefield House wedding I met Abbey and Rich at a wedding fair at Rhinefield House and knew as soon as I started talking to them about their special day that it would be so much fun to be a part of. Abbey and Rich's wedding was my 71st at Rhinefield House since the summer of 2014 and what a beautiful celebration it was. [...]

Audleys Wood wedding photography ~ Ellie & Tim

Audleys Wood wedding photography ~ Ellie & Tim
Ellie and Tim's Audleys Wood wedding photography was so much fun to produce and I thoroughly loved working at one of the most prestigious venues in the South of England. Audley's Wood Hotel is nestled in the Hampshire countryside and is set in stunning woodland. I am very proud to be one of the recommended photographers for this venue and so know it very well. Ther[...]

Lulworth Castle wedding ~ Emily & Dan

Lulworth Castle wedding ~ Emily & Dan
Emily and Dan's Lulworth Castle wedding was full of elegance and style. It was so much fun to be a part of and their story was a thing of beauty. I met Emily and Dan at a wedding showcase for another venue as they were in search off the perfect setting for their special day. A couple of months later they got in touch to say they had confirmed the stunning Lulworth [...]

The Elvetham wedding photographer ~ Lauren & Robert

The Elvetham wedding photographer ~ Lauren & Robert
Being Lauren and Robert's Elvetham wedding photographer was such an honour. Beautiful light and a stunning setting were the ingredients for a quite remarkable wedding day. Both Lauren and Robert are a gorgeous couple both inside and out but it was the admiration for one another that stood out to me from when we first met. Lauren is a very elegant, classy lady and w[...]

West Dean wedding photography ~ Katy & Jak

West Dean wedding photography ~ Katy & Jak
Producing West Dean wedding photography for Katy and Jak's special day was wonderful. Gorgeous weather, a stunning setting and two people so clearly in love. Katy and Jak, what can I say about these wonderful people. I have had the pleasure to get to know them in the build up to their wedding and I have to say they are two of the most loveliest people I have ever m[...]

Wotton House wedding photographer ~ Julia & Alex

Wotton House wedding photographer ~ Julia & Alex
Julia and Alex enjoyed a quite remarkable day at their Wotton House wedding. The sun shone and their guests laughed as this wedding produced some stunning photographs. When I first met Alex and Julia some 18 months prior to their Wotton House wedding I couldn't help but feel they had a very strong emphasis on getting amazing photographs of their special day. They t[...]