2016 ~ A year to remember…

2016 ~ A year to remember...
Best wedding photography of 2016 by Martin Bell Photography 2016. 366 days. 8784 hours. 52,7050 minutes. 37 weddings. 14,458 images produced. 1 new and beautiful addition to my ever growing family. Wow, where to begin with this year?! It has been full of wonderful moments both professionally and personally but I think the highlight (and a tad selfish here) has[...]

A photofilm of my two little angels – Hetty & Connie

A photofilm of my two little angels - Hetty & Connie
Updating the blog with the extraordinarily large number of weddings that I have photographed this year - 35 in total to date - is a HUGE job. I fancied taking a little break from displaying the flowing white dresses and gorgeous flower arrangements to show you what is special in my life and what 'makes me tick'. This photofilm was created for my parents who do not get[...]

A wedding at Rhinefield House – Amelia and Lee’s photofilm

A wedding at Rhinefield House - Amelia and Lee's photofilm
If the last post of Gemma and Jamie's wedding at Rhinefield House was emotional then this is an absolute tear jerker. Enter Amelia and Lee, the most wonderful and inspiring couple you will ever meet. Amelia is an absolutely incredible woman who simply oozes fun and has the most wonderful demeanour. Lee, well Lee is an inspiration to us all. A little over a year ago[...]

Hampshire wedding photography – Gemma & Jamie

Hampshire wedding photography - Gemma & Jamie
An overcast day in June was the setting for Gemma and Jamie's Rhinefield House wedding and a chance to get some stunning Hampshire wedding photography for the new Mr and Mrs Jones. A day full of laughter and happiness with the couples two little girls taking a staring role as flower girls for the day - too cute!! My day started at Gemma's parents home in Fawley to [...]

The Wedding Industry awards regional finalist 2017

The Wedding Industry awards regional finalist 2017
Wow, opening my emails on Tuesday morning I did not expect to see this - 'Congratulations you are a Wedding Industry Awards regional finalist for London and the South East'. Overwhelmed to say the least. Becoming a regional finalist for The Wedding Industry Awards for the third year in a row is an incredible feat. Not only do you get this cool badge - but it[...]

Rhinefield House outdoor ceremony – Sami & James

Rhinefield House outdoor ceremony - Sami & James
Sami and James - what can I say?? Two of the most wonderful people you will ever meet and their wedding has to be up there as one of the most fun, lively and entertaining weddings that I have ever photographed. Their Rhinefield House outdoor ceremony was full of amazing moments that created a collection I am extremely proud of and I know the couple love. The wedding w[...]

Rhinefield House wedding photography – Lydia & Pete

Rhinefield House wedding photography - Lydia & Pete
It is not very often that during May we have torrential rain all day however the heaven's opened for Lydia and Pete's wedding day but that did not effect their spirits or the gorgeous Rhinefield House wedding photography that we achieved. As a Hampshire wedding photographer you have to be prepared for every eventuality. Come rain or shine you have to produce imagery t[...]

A Rhinefield House wedding with a royal blue colour scheme

A Rhinefield House wedding with a royal blue colour scheme
This Rhinefield House wedding was stunning to the very core. Jenny, the Bride, looked serenely beautiful all day and simply radiated throughout. Matt, her dashing Groom, I had not met until the morning of the wedding which is extremely rare but he was one of the nicest men you will ever meet and a pleasure to work with. The colour scheme for the wedding was a gorge[...]

Coombe Lodge wedding photography – Emily and Simon

Coombe Lodge wedding photography - Emily and Simon
Emily and Simon's Coombe Lodge wedding photography was jam-packed with emotion from the first picture to the last. It was also an occasion very special to me as it was the first wedding after the birth of my youngest little girl - Connie - that I had photographed. Only two days afterwards to be precise, so I was on cloud nine as I travelled up from my local Hampshire [...]