Category archives: Weddings

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[...]

Bartley Lodge wedding photographer ~ Sarah & Russ

Bartley Lodge wedding photographer ~ Sarah & Russ
Sarah & Russ + their Bartley Lodge wedding = A whole lot of awesomeness!! Sarah and Russ had their Bartley Lodge wedding on a gorgeous summers day in August and apart from a freak hail storm just before the ceremony the day was perfect. This was my second of three weddings on the first weekend in August and I loved every minute working with two amazing people at [...]

Spitbank Fort wedding ~ Claire & Paul

Spitbank Fort wedding ~ Claire & Paul
'Batten down the hatches for this wet and windy Spitbank Fort wedding'   The weather for Claire and Paul's Spitbank Fort wedding wasn't great but it didn't matter a bit as the guests enjoyed themselves immensely onboard one the UK most unique wedding venues. Claire and Paul are a wonderful couple and are so clearly made for one another. They are very outgo[...]

New Forest Marquee wedding photography ~ Lizzie & Will

New Forest Marquee wedding photography ~ Lizzie & Will
Lizzie and Will wanted a very documentary and photojournalistic approach to their New Forest Marquee wedding photography in Burley. They wanted to spend as much time as possible with their loved ones and enjoy the day as it is, a celebration. I love it when couples say this to me at an initial consultation as it fits perfectly into my philosophy of wedding photography[...]

Rhinefield House wedding photographer ~ Emma & James

Rhinefield House wedding photographer ~ Emma & James
When I heard the words 'are you a photo ninja' my eyes totally lit up.   As a preferred Rhinefield House wedding photographer it was a pleasure to witness Emma and James tie the knot on a gorgeous summers day in July. In fact it was actually my own wedding anniversary which was a little strange as my wife and I also got married at this stunning New Forest wed[...]

Beaulieu Domus wedding photography ~ Anya & Alex

Beaulieu Domus wedding photography ~ Anya & Alex
Anya and Alex's Beaulieu Domus wedding photography was captured on a summers day in the New Forest. Gorgeous details and an incredible setting made for a wonderful day behind the camera. When meeting Anya and Alex for the first time some 12 months before their big day I could tell the two of them were made for one another. Sitting in my studio telling me all about [...]