Category archives: Weddings

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 [...]

RAF military wedding in Hampshire ~ Hannah & Mark

RAF military wedding in Hampshire ~ Hannah & Mark
Hannah and Mark's RAF military wedding in Hampshire was ridiculously beautiful. There was a red, white and blue colour scheme throughout the day with a traditional church wedding, Pimms and G&T on the lawn and a beautiful manor house setting nestled deep in the stunning Hampshire village of Sherfield English. Hannah is a production manager for television and as[...]

Manor by the Lake wedding photography ~ Laura and Dean

Manor by the Lake wedding photography ~ Laura and Dean
Laura and Dean's Manor by the Lake wedding was sublimely beautiful and such a gorgeous story to tell. I thoroughly enjoyed my time at this wedding and having worked at the venue previously in 2015 for Chi and Yijing's wedding I knew that this beautiful setting would produce the perfect backdrop for the couples wedding photographs. My day started with the bridal pre[...]

Lainston House wedding photography ~ Olivia & David

Lainston House wedding photography ~ Olivia & David
Wow, what a fabulous wedding this was and has started off my Summer of weddings in superb fashion! The day started with the Bridal preparations where there was quite a scene as I entered the room. Olivia's beautiful dress hanging in the bathroom with the train draped across an ironing table with Olivia's mum ironing away. Precious moments to remember for Olivia, an[...]

Rhinefield House wedding photography ~ Lisa & Craig

Rhinefield House wedding photography ~ Lisa & Craig
What a Wedding!! Being the main photographer that Rhinefield House recommends I have the pleasure to produce a lot of Rhinefield House wedding photography but Lisa and Craig's wedding has to be one of my highlights. Everything just worked at this wedding and the whole day just seemed effortless. The weather was remarkable for the couples outdoor ceremony in the Forest[...]

Pitt Hall Barn Wedding Photography ~ Alice & Chris

Pitt Hall Barn Wedding Photography ~ Alice & Chris
Alice and Chris's Pitt Hall Barn wedding photography was such a joy to capture from start to finish. The couple were wonderful to work with and every detail of their wedding was thought out perfectly. From bespoke signs for the Pageboys - a little surprise for Chris - to table names which celebrated their 10 years together as a couple. It was truly remarkable the amou[...]

Rhinefield House wedding ~ Nat and Terri

Rhinefield House wedding ~ Nat and Terri
I met Nat and Terri via a recommendation from their wedding venue - Rhinefield House - and we clicked instantly. I could tell they were going to be so much fun to work with and the ideas they had were so unique! I knew their wedding was going to be so much fun to be a part of and I couldn't have been more right. Nat and Terri had a gorgeous Rhinefield House wedding[...]

Traditional Chinese tea ceremony in the New Forest ~ Helen and Alex

Traditional Chinese tea ceremony in the New Forest ~ Helen and Alex
Both Helen and Alex had there wedding ceremony in the gorgeous Grand Hall at Rhinefield House. A quite exquisite room with gorgeous wood panelling and a very grand fireplace. Due to the Traditional Chinese tea ceremony taking place during their drinks reception the format of the day was a little different than normal with more allowance for dress changes and also a 4 [...]

Townhill Park House wedding photography ~ The McHarris wedding

Townhill Park House wedding photography ~ The McHarris wedding
This blog post has been a long time in the making as every time I have sat down to do it something else has cropped up within the business - the reality of being a professional photographer - but I now want it to take president and so emails and phones switched off, here we go. I feel very blessed to have photographed this Townhill Park House and Gardens wedding. F[...]

Beaulieu Domus wedding ~ Lizzy and Andy

Beaulieu Domus wedding ~ Lizzy and Andy
This was my first time photographing a Beaulieu Domus wedding and I had an absolute blast. The grounds are stunning for photography and with the light we had on the day it made for the perfect setting for this couples wedding. Enter Lizzy and Andy, two thoroughly wonderful people who are just meant to be together. Their easy going personalities just bounce off one ano[...]

New Forest wedding photography ~ Carly & JohnRhinefield House Hotel

New Forest wedding photography ~ Carly & John
A little catching up to do on the blog over the next couple of weeks as my full wedding season starts back up again tomorrow. I have so much gorgeous New Forest wedding photography hidden away on the hard drive that I thought it was about time to get it out online for all to see. First up is the epic, amazing, and down right stunning wedding of Carly and John Holman a[...]

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[...]