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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day

February 3, 2016

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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day Feng Shui noun Thousands of years old, Feng Shui is a Chinese system of laws considered to govern spatial arrangement and orientation in relation to the flow of energy (chi). Working with these principles can benefit you in your life, health, career and relationships. Is there a […]

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Wedding Photography | Decoded

January 27, 2016

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bride and breidesmaids with their flowers

Wedding Photography | Decoded I see couples in a quandary over which wedding photographer to choose, and I want to decode the mystery for you right now. Two decisions to make Choices. Basically, there are only two you need to make right off the bat. First, what sort of photos do you like ? And second, do […]

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I Do

December 2, 2015

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I Do So, you’ve said yes. Yippee!! Now, two things are going to happen. First, every man and his dog will congratulate you and second, when the glitter has settled you’re going to be overwhelmed by all the decisions ahead. Don’t be! Help is at hand One of the first things you might like to […]

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How To Look Flawless On Your Wedding Day

November 10, 2015

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bridal prep as the bride has her make up applied on her wedding day

Looking Flawless On Your Wedding Day Venue, tick. Reception, tick. Photographer, tick. Dress, flowers, invitations, speeches, shoes, rings and …. If you’re preparing for your wedding, you’ve got a long to-do list, right ? Let’s tick another off the list – your hair and make-up. Prep in this area really pays off because you deserve to look fabulously flawless […]

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Free Engagement Session For You

November 1, 2015

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Free Engagement Photoshoot This is a month often associated with thanksgiving and with giving back. So I’m #payingitforward by offering a free engagement shoot to one couple getting married in the UK. I hope that you’ll have a location in mind that is special to you, where you feel at home and relaxed. I’ll guide […]

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Printing Your Photographs

September 19, 2015

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Print What You Want To Preserve It turns out that in 50 years the most photographed generation is history will have no pictures. What price lost memories ? I took the photograph above at a client’s wedding this summer. So far so normal. Then what I decided I wanted to do was to experiment with […]

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Surrey Wedding Photographer

September 16, 2015

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Surrey Wedding Photographer It’s been a busy summer here at Ballet News Towers, and I wanted to include in this feature some of my latest work. First up, I wrote about how to have an unplugged wedding, and why you might want to think about it. Asking your guests to uplug from their phones and […]

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The Wedding Photographers Kit That Has Nothing To Do With Gear

July 15, 2015

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The Wedding Photographers Kit That Has Nothing To Do With Gear Some of you know that since last year I’ve followed a fork in the road that has led me towards wedding photography. It’s such an interesting journey and there are, and have been, endless surprises! For example, as a fully fledged wedding photographer I know that I […]

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How To Have An Unplugged Wedding

April 14, 2015

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How To Have An Unplugged Wedding Your first question might be why should you have an unplugged wedding ? What’s wrong with your guests taking their own snaps if they want to ? Hasn’t everyone done that ? I think that if you’ve invested in a professional photographer whose sole aim is to capture those spontaneous moments of your […]

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French Sole Ballet Flats SS15

April 7, 2015

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French Sole Ballet Flats SS15 Just before the Easter break I was sent a pair of shoes from French Sole (pictured). If you like to show a little toe cleavage then this is the style for you as it has a low vamp. The shoe is elegant, quite narrow and perfectly made in nude/blush soft […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Creative Wedding Photography

March 22, 2015

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Ballet News Reviews | Creative Wedding Photography by Susan Stripling Regular readers will know that I reviewed my first Creative Live course, 30 Days of Wedding Photography, taught by wedding photographer Susan Stripling. Stripling is first and foremost a photographer, shooting around 50 weddings a year in the US and with over 10 years in […]

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First Look : Wedding Gown Designer Charlotte Balbier Unveils New Collection

March 12, 2015

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The Charlotte Balbier Room at BOA Boutique, Richmond photographed by Cheryl Angear

First Look : Wedding Gown Designer Charlotte Balbier Unveils New Collection Tonight saw the unveiling of wedding gown designer Charlotte Balbier’s latest collection at the stylish BOA Boutique in Richmond, London. The packed event, organised by Brides magazine, showcased a selection of Balbier’s exquisite confections. A carousel of models showcased Balbier’s intricate designs and shapes to […]

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Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose & Professor Bear

March 6, 2015

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Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose Shoes. Unless you’re having a barefoot beach wedding, one of your pre-wedding decisions is likely to be what shoes to wear, and there’s a lot of choice. You don’t have to go for a style from a ‘bridal’ range. It’s trendy to pick citrus shades for bridesmaids, and there’s nothing […]

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Ballet + Weddings

February 25, 2015

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Ballet + Weddings Today I’m highlighting a series of photographs taken at the John Marshall Ballroom in Richmond, Virginia, shot by Jessica Maida. This is a collaboration between members of Blush on Berry and Richmond Ballet, to highlight their production of Cinderella. Vendor List Photographer: Jessica Maida | Event Planner: Events By Elizabeth Palmer | […]

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Lovestruck ?

February 15, 2015

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Lovestruck? So, did Cupid strike on Valentine’s Day ? Did you say “Yes!” ? Are you in receipt of a large, glittery diamond or similar jewels ? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of the above then you’ll soon be deep in wedding plans. After the ceremony venue and reception have been booked, most likely […]

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Win Your Wedding Day Photography

January 2, 2015

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Win Your Wedding Day Photography For Free Do you want memorable photos of your wedding day in all its glory but your budget is already maxed out ? I’m offering one couple getting married in 2015 the opportunity to have their wedding day photography completely taken care of. I don’t mind if you’re getting married on […]

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Ballet News | #aphotoadayinmay

April 29, 2012

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Ballet News | #aphotoadayinmay photographic challenge Readers, we’re off on an adventure ! #aphotoadayinmay is your chance to showcase your photography skills in a really easy way during May 2012. What happens is You take one photograph with your smartphone each day using the completely fabulous Instagram, based on the list in the photograph above, and try to […]

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