Elvetham Wedding Photography

Elvetham Wedding for Julie & Matt  Julie and Matt's Elvetham Wedding was one of my highlights of the year. Alongside me shooting today was Rachel from Rachel Elizabeth Photography. There was so much going on at this wedding with plenty of detail and planning evident.The bridesmaids and groomsmen were all adorable children and under the watchful eye o[...]

Gareth & Helen's Fanhams Hall Wedding

Gareth & Helen's Fanhams Hall Wedding Gareth & Helen's Fanhams Hall Wedding took place in August 2017. This beautiful Jacobean mansion is tucked away in the Hertfordshire countryside just outside the Ware. It is a breathtaking mansion where bride and grooms can get married and enjoy their wedding celebrations afterwards inside and also outside.As I am Dor[...]

Larmer Tree Wedding - Fiona and Graham

Fiona & Graham's Larmer Tree Wedding  This was my first time photographing a Larmer Tree Wedding. Its been far too long since I blogged a wedding so here we are at the start of a new wedding season. What a great place the Larmer Tree is to hold your wedding day. The beautiful tranquil setting has everything you want and is secluded and private for you an[...]

BIPP - Becoming a member

Becoming a member of the British Institute of Professional Photography (BIPP) This is a blog about my journey to becoming a BIPP member and gaining my first qualification with the institute.In September 2014 I contacted Kevin Wilson to seek his guidance in a mentorship program. Kevin is widely acclaimed as one of Europe's leading wedding and portrait photographer[...]

New Forest Engagement Shoot

New Forest Engagement Shoot -  Alex & Rhiannon I have been wanting to share this blog for a while now but was busy in South Africa stalking Rhino and lions with a long lens. These guys were just naturals out in the New Forest for their engagement shoot. The sun was shining and they didn't need much encouragement or direction. They just felt so natural and chilled[...]

Rhinefield Wedding - Leanne & Dean

Rhinefield Wedding / Leanne & Dean This was my first Rhinefield Wedding for 2016. Leanne and Dean got in touch with me in 2014 through Cheri whose wedding I shot and asked me to capture their wedding day.I arrived at Leanne’s parents house where all her bridesmaids and flower girls were getting ready. It was a big beautiful house with lots of light and vibran[...]

Becoming an Award Winning Photographer

Becoming an Award Winning Photographer with the BIPPPhoto courtesy of Scott Johnson (FBIPP) So on Thursday 25th February 2016 I drove up to Aylesbury to attend the annual British Institute of  Professional Photography (BIPP) Awards. It got me thinking how I even came to be present here whilst standing surrounded by some of the most elite photographe[...]

Highcliffe Castle Engagement shoot - Leanne & Dean

Highcliffe Castle Engagement Shoot - Leanne & Dean Here is my blog for Leanne & Dean's Highcliffe Castle engagement shoot which took place in February 2015.Leanne got in touch with me back in 2014 where we first met at her good friend's Cheri's wedding. A few weeks later Cheri put us in touch and Leanne was keen to book me for her wedding in March 2016. [...]

Bournemouth Wedding Photography - Best of 2015

Bournemouth Wedding Photography - Best of 2015 by Andrew Christopher Photography Bournemouth Wedding Photography and beyond.- 2015 has flown by and has allowed me to capture dozens of Weddings including fitting in marrying my beautiful wife Holly. Here for you to enjoy are some of my favourites from the year. Thank you to all my awesome couples for believing in me an[...]

One Shot Preview : Italian Villa Bride

  Here we have an Italian Villa bride reflecting on her special day. The stunning Italian Villa which is one of the best venues Dorset has to offer hosted Kate and Shaun's wedding day. Kate got in touch with me in January 2015 looking for me to capture her wedding to Shaun in November.When I caught up with Kate a few weeks before her wedding to g[...]

Lyndsay & Richard's Bournemouth beach wedding

This is my first blog as a Bournemouth Beach wedding photographer. Now the winter is in full swing and the wedding season has become less hectic I though it was time to catch up on my summer wedding blogs: Lyndsay & Richard's Wedding at Bournemouth beach and reception at the Boatyard cafe Sandbanks.I thought it would be great at the end of each blog from now o[...]

Amy & Will's Sopley Mill Wedding

Amy & Will / Sopley Mill Wedding, Dorset   Amy and Will knew from the start just how their wedding day was going to plan out. They had their theme, their quirky style and between the two of them they certainly pulled it off. Sopley Mill was a first for me for Wedding photographer and it certainly didn't let me down. The Mill is a beautiful Grade II listed [...]

Nancy & James Dorset Village Wedding

Wedding Photography Dorset : Nancy & James beautiful day in Frampton Nancy & James contacted me from London and asked if I could shoot their Wedding Photography Dorset in Nancy's hometown of Frampton on the outskirts of Dorchester.Instantly I knew I was going to really love capturing their wedding after Nancy explained how the day would flow and the plann[...]

Gill & Mark's Italian Villa Wedding

  Italian Villa Wedding day - Gill & Mark Captured by Andrew Christopher Photography This was a great wedding to photograph and I have been looking for a couple getting married at the Italian Villas in Compton Acres for a while now.Gill and Mark got married mid July 2015 and contacted me the year before to see if I was available.I arrived at the Har[...]

Stacey & David's Christchurch Harbour Hotel Wedding

Christchurch Harbour Hotel Wedding: Stacey & Dave Stacey & Dave got married in St Peters Church in Ashley Cross and celebrated afterwards at the Christchurch Harbour Hotel Wedding venue. They celebrated afterwards with family and friends at The Christchurch Harbour Hotel wedding venue. Working alongside me today was Ann Aveyard as 2nd Photographer. Ann met Da[...]

Jo & Jamie's Christchurch Priory Wedding

Last year I arranged for Jo and Jamie to come and visit me to discuss their Wedding Photography needs, I welcomed them into my home and showed them some sample albums of my work and in life sometimes you meet someone and then not again for some time, well this was one of those occasions. After a while Jamie and I soon put the puzzle together and realised we knew one a[...]

Rachel & Stuart's Queens Hotel Wedding

Rachel & Stuart's Special day at St Peter's & The Queens Hotel Wedding Venue Rachel & Stuart contacted me in 2014 and were delighted to hear I was available to capture their wedding day in May 2015.I arrived at Rachel's parents in the morning on May 1st and the weather was sunny and warm. The house was full of excited bridesmaids, family and the bride[...]

Rochelle & Matt's Captains Club Wedding

Rochelle & Matt's Captains Club Wedding Matt & Rochelle were a late booking and they arranged their whole wedding in just a few weeks which was planned to take place at the Captains Club. This was my 2nd Captains Club Wedding so far and I was really looking forward to being back there.The day started early meeting the girls at the Hair salon and the weath[...]

Purbeck Wedding Photography :Paul & Aggie

Purbeck Wedding Photography for Paul & Aggie This was a first for me carrying out Purbeck Wedding Photography at Studland and Old Harry Rocks. Paul and Aggie got married in Poland and returned back to Dorset wanting some local Wedding Photography.They approached me and we discussed various locations and dates and came up with a few sentimental locations they [...]

Ash & Sarah's East Close Country Hotel Wedding

East Close Country Hotel Wedding : Ash & Sarah's Wedding day Here we have the blog for Ash and Sarah who enjoyed an East Close Country Hotel Wedding day. From the moment I first met them at their wedding photography consultation they were so friendly and just simply always smiling and laughing. This is always a great start for a wedding photographer.  I met Ash a[...]

Tony & Claire's Oak Court & Sopley Lakes Wedding

Sopley lake wedding day : Claire & Tony Here is my blog for Claire and Tony who celebrated after their ceremony at Sopley Lake Wedding venue.I have known Claire and Tony for 4 years. I first met them at a festival where I got some great photos of them with their faces painted and well and truly in the festival zone. They were interested in my style of Photogr[...]

Aimee & Mark's Christchurch Priory & Pavilion Wedding

Chrictchurch Priory and The Kings Christchurch Wedding day: Aimee and Mark Mark and Aimee contacted me in 2013 and booked their Christchurch Priory & The Kings Christchurch wedding photography. I was excited to capture their wedding in Christchurch Priory which was built between the 14th and 15th century.Seb Skuza joined me as my 2nd shooter and captured the [...]

Joe & Amy's Wedding at Lulworth Courtyard

 Weddings can be simply quite unpredictable in how they flow in the eyes of a Wedding Photographer. We meet the Bride and Groom 'to be' a few weeks before their Wedding and get an idea and feel for their characters and how their special day will pan out. When I met Joe and Amy I sensed from the start that the wedding was going to be fun filled with lots of la[...]

Holton Lee Wedding

Holton Lee Wedding : Steve & Xanthe  Steve & Xanthe's Holton Lee Wedding  was filled with unique character and was certainly a day which was fun to photograph. I met a slightly nervous Xanthe in the morning at her parents where she was having her hair and make up done and being spoilt by her mum with bucks fizz and bacon babs. The house was filled wi[...]

Lindsay & Mat's Wedding day at Sopley Lakes

Dan Tanners Sopley Lake Wedding hosts the wedding of Lindsay & Mat Dan Tanners Sopley Lake Wedding. Mat & Lindsay contacted me last year after meeting me at their friends wedding I captured the year before. I was delighted they booked me for their Dan Tanners Sopley Lake Wedding. When I met this couple a few months later for their wedding photography consulta[...]