I first met Tabby and Carl back in 2008, when I photographed them in Battersea Park. I recall telling them at the time that they better get me to shoot their wedding when it eventually happened. So, here we are, ten years later and I’ve finally got to do it. (I thought it would never happen, ha ha!) As they are both from Norfolk originally, they chose the spectacular Bressingham Hall and High Barn for the wedding. I think it might be my new favourite venue. Not only are the grounds absolutely gorgeous, the barn itself is so pretty and light. Tabby is a huge fan of gardening, so she was in her element.

One of my favourite parts of the day was when the guests were allowed to spend an hour on the nearby carousel. What a wonderful thing to have at a wedding, and I’m really hoping I get to shoot it again.

As much as my style is mostly reportage, I have to say that it makes a huge difference when you already know a couple (or have at least met them prior to the day!). I felt like part of the family and I love these two, they are very special people. It’s not often that guests break into spontaneous applause twice during the ceremony. I think that says an awful lot about Tabby and Carl, and about their bonds with their friends and families. It was a truly brilliant day – a perfect wedding.

I haven’t even mentioned Tabby’s pink hair or her flower crown yet, have I?! Oh, and we had great weather! Told ya, perfect.

A bride has her make up done at Bressingham Hall The bridesman wore a floral suit at a wedding at Bressingham Hall A bride does her eyeliner in a mirror A bride with pale pink hair puts her dress on. A bride puts on her floral crown at her wedding at Bressingham hall A groom waits for his bride at the top of the aisle. A bride and groom have their first kiss at Bressingham Hall. A bride and groom walk through confetti Pink haired bride and her dapper groom

How I love the laughing shot of Tabby below …

Fun fact, the carousel was built in 1897 and the horses are all the original ones!

A carousel at Bressingham Hall A bride and groom ride a carousel A bride and groom have their first dance at Bressingham Hall

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June 29, 2018
What a gorgeous day, people and location! I can feel the joy through your frames!
June 29, 2018
What a fabulously vibrant and happy day. Love it.
Andrew Cornes
June 29, 2018
Beautiful photos – a fitting record of a wonderful day.
Great pictures of a very talented photographer with a keen eye for the right moment capturing a great day, which it was big fun to be part of :-)