Wedding Portfolio Gallery


All because two people fell in love (sign on cake table)

To get to know me a bit better, I decided to pick a set of photos which are a good representation of my style and the sort of photographs I take. Every wedding is different – and so the photos are also different. Some common themes reappear – but ultimately it’s what happens on the day which dictates what photos I take. However, if you like more than 2 or 3 photos here – then you’ll probably like the ones I would take for you. This gallery is roughly in chronological order of the wedding day – from the bridal preparation in the morning to the dancing at the reception. There are about 100 photos here – so it may take a few seconds to load completely – I hope you agree that it’s worth the short delay !

For some of the images – I’ve added a note – which helps to put things in context. Enjoy, and do comment if you would like to.

Bouquet in the bride's home

Bride to Be

Bride covered by a veil

Adjusting the veil

Bride with new gift necklace

 A wedding present from the groom on the morning of their wedding

Bride with veil

Bridesmaids dresses on a mirror

Bridesmaids and bride outdoors in Co. Sligo

Wedding dress

Detail on wedding dress

Bride profile portrait (monochrome)

wedding shoes reflecting chair cover

Bride in K-Club bedroom

Wedding shoes and wedding rings

Shoes & Bouquet with reflection

Black bridesmaids dresses

Bride & Bridesmaids with 4 poster bed in the K Club

 4-poster bed in the K Club

Three generations - bride, Mother, Grandmother

Three generations of family together on the morning of the wedding

Bride and parents outside the rented cottage where they got ready

Henna on hands for an Indian wedding

Traditional henna patterns for an Irish-Indian wedding – at the Royal Marine Hotel in Dun Laoghaire

Bouquets including one wildflower one on a milk churn

Buttonhole flowers

Lots of bridesmaids !

 Bride & 8 bridesmaids (in the hallway of the Westin Hotel, Dublin)

Two grooms in different locations

West meets East

two different styles of groom portrait

Groom & groomsmen

Bride arriving at the church

Wedding Car with bride and her father

Flower girls wait in the church porch for the bride

 Waiting for the bride to arrive in Dalkey

Flower Girl and Pageboy

 

Adam & Eve's Church interior

Processional - bride and her father

 Bride and her father in Trinity College Chapel

View of Trinity College Chapel during the ceremony

Marriage Ceremony

View of the couple from the aisle

Recessional - bride & groom

Recessional Kiss

Bride & Groom at Church door

Bride with champagne glass through the car window

Vintage Wedding Car

Couple leaving the church

Couple kiss in the car

Two wedding bouquets

Couple and wedding car with the Sugarloaf mountain in the background

In the grounds of Powerscourt, with the Sugarloaf in the background

Family group

Bride sitting on a wall with new Hunter boots

The bride had a brand-new pair of Hunter boots in case the ground was wet or muddy. We didn’t need them in the end – as the day stayed dry. Having gone to all that trouble, we decided to do some fun photos using them anyway !

Outdoor photos - with trees

Couple on a bench, by the sea on a sunny day on Sandymount Strand

 Hot, sunny day for a walkabout by Sandymount Strand

Groom 'helps' the veil to float in the air

 Trying to set-up the perfect veil photograph !

Wedding portraits with steps and tall buildings

 At Emo Court and the Radisson St. Helen’s

Elegant Bride & FlowerGirls in Kinnitty Castle

Wedding party reflected in the lake at Castle Oliver

 The amazing grounds of Castle Oliver in Co. Cork

Couple with the vast K Club behind them

Portrait on the suspension bridge at the K club

 The famous old suspension bridge at the K-Club

Wedding party at Emo House

Emo House portait (seated on bench)

Bride & Groom at Brooklodge

Groom, Bride and their dog

 The family dog was included by special request (wedding was at Brooklodge)

Bride chats with flower girl

 Bride and Flower Girl in Markree Castle

Wedding portraits at lake pier

Relaxed photo of Bride and Groom

USA Bride at Clontarf Castle Hotel
The left image above was a specially requested one for this bride. So, I found a really nice doorway (at Clontarf Castle), where the soft evening light fell just right.

Wedding Portraits

Bride & bridesmaids at Macreddin Village (Brooklodge)

Bridal Party

Group Photo on the steps at Markree Castle

 Great stairway for a group photo at Markree Castle

Bridesmaids at Castle Dargan and golf buggies

Fun with golf carts in the grounds of Castle Dargan

Different Folks - Different Shoes (Groom & Bride)

Couple pose by the lake - Stephenstown Pond nature park

Couple from the ice-cream van

Couple embrace in glass corridor at Carton House

 Reflections in the glass walkway at Carton House

Bide & groom at night with sparkler circle

 Sparklers are great fun to photograph – but it can be hard to get the timing just right (the best man was my assistant here !)

Wedding Cake ready in the reception room

 Great hall set up for the reception in the Shelbourne Hotel

Wedding cakes

 Two very different, but equally fantastic, wedding cakes

Pink Champagne on ice

Guide for Grooms

Cutting the cake + Cake topper

More diverse wedding cakes

wedding cakes, one comprising different cheeses

The wedding cake on the RHS is all cheese !

Wedding Cake and reception guests (Castle Dargan)

Wedding Reception guests in the Westin Hotel (Old Banking Hall)

 Fabulous, airy, ornate room – the Old Banking Hall at the Westin Hotel

Guest tables at Belleek Castle

 Reception at Belleek Castle

Reacting to the speeches

Listening to the speeches

Bridesmaids at the reception

Close-up image of rings on a flower from the bouquet

Wedding Rings on Order of Service booklet

Very impressive hat/headgear

Dancing at the main reception

Bride and first dance with her father

Bride and friends dancing at the reception

Dancing during the reception

Impressive first dance

Couple kiss during the first dance (Shelbourne Hotel)

High-kicking Groom and Best Man

Couple at Cabra Castle Hotel (main door, with Christmas lights)

Couple in front of the huge fire in Belleek Castle

Couple silhouette at Glenview Hotel

Two different portraits

Couple silhouetted on front of art piece at the Powerscourt (formerly Ritz-Carlton) hotel

That's all and thank-you

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