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The Best Wedding Pictures Of 2020

The Best Wedding Pictures Of 2020

Weddings 2020 2020 will always be remembered for so many reasons, however this blog isn’t about the negatives, it’s about the amazing memories from the weddings I've shot this year and the exciting conversations I'm having with excited couples for 2021. I was lucky to shoot a total of 5 weddings in 2020, with a handful of these weddings prior to the first lockdown and tier systems being introduced, and the remaining couple were captured during lockdown. This year has given me time to learn new...

Richard and Rachel – Shottle Hall, Derbyshire

Richard and Rachel – Shottle Hall, Derbyshire

Shottle Hall, Derbyshire Saturday 10th October 2020 "Matt , we're getting married at Shottle Hall next week, are you free?" Richard and Rachel, like many others this year, had to rescheduled the big wedding they had planned for this year and move it into next year. But when I received a text message from Rachel telling me they had decided to get married this year after all.......in 7 days time, well, my diary just so happened to be free that day so I jumped at the chance to be part of their...

Carl and Gemma – Ripley, Derbyshire

Carl and Gemma – Ripley, Derbyshire

Ripley Registry office Wedding, Derbyshire Tuesday 11th August 2020 Covid has brought the world to a stand still and 80% of my 2020 weddings have been rearranged for next year.  So when Gemma contacted me a few weeks ago to see if I was available to capture their small wedding at Ripley Registry office as their planned wedding in Cyprus had been cancelled, I jumped at the chance. Now I'm well aware that the new restrictions that Boris has created will mean that intimate weddings are going to...

Gareth and Cheryl – Horsley Lodge, Derbyshire

Gareth and Cheryl – Horsley Lodge, Derbyshire

Thursday 20th February 2020 Horsley Lodge, Derbyshire When I first met with Gareth and Cheryl, they explained that their Wedding day at Horsley Lodge would be a small and intimate day that they'd be sharing with only a hand full of their nearest and dearest. This sounded beautiful and I started to look forward to their day. On the morning of the wedding, the weather wasn't looking great as we were in the middle of Storm Denis. I met Cheryl and her bridesmaid - Carly - as they started to get...

Shiru and Aimee – Broadway Baptist church.

Shiru and Aimee – Broadway Baptist church.

Saturday 8th February 2020 Broadway Baptist Church, Derby // Swancar Farm I met Shiru and Aimee at Chatsworth House at the end of the 2019 to discuss their upcoming wedding. What amazed me was the planning and detail that had gone into their big day and how great everything sounded.  It's fair to say, I was looking forward to it! Wedding Day I met up with Aimee on the day of the wedding as she was having her hair and make up done. Throughout the entire morning of wedding prep, she remained the...

Andy and Diane – Warwick House, Southam

Andy and Diane – Warwick House, Southam

Friday 24th January 2020 Warwick House After watching the video of 'Daysey' proposing to Diane after running a hardcore 153 miles of the 'Spartan' Marathon, it had to be one of the most romantic and epic proposals I have ever seen. Diane then contacted me a few days later and asked me to photograph their wedding day and I knew it was going to be amazing. Having worked with Diane for many years and seeing many Facebook posts, it felt like I knew Daysey before we even met (yes I did nick that...