I was over the bloomin’ moon when Anna and Chris booked me as their specialist documentary wedding photographer. Not only that, it was for wedding photography at Dodford Manor – double bonus!
I’ve said this before on many different occasions to many different people, I don’t care about the weather on a wedding day. Well, I do, but only that my couples get the weather that they want. Other than that, I don’t care. Rain, hail, bright sunshine, overcast, cold, windy – I do not care a bit! Not a jot. Not even a smidge! Variety, along with so many other bits and bobs, is what I love about wedding photography. The weather is one of the things that make each big day completely unique!
I don’t check the weather app on my phone every hour of the day for a week leading up to a wedding. But for Anna and Chris’s wedding, I broke away from tradition and I may have had a sneaky look on a couple of occasions! THE BEAST FROM THE EAST was coming. If you believed the forecasters it was the end of the world. So yeah, I took a peek!
But guess what? It wasn’t so bad. Not in Northampton anyway! I hopped in my wife’s 4×4 and I got there easily. The roads were so good that I was massively early in fact! I spoke to Anna earlier in the week as I always do to check timings etc, and she