I first met Emma and Tony at their house before the wedding because they wanted to meet up with a few people to make sure they got on. The conversation was flowing as normal, “would you like a drink”, “how do you work” and then we mentioned things we like.
I’m a huge ‘comic book’ film fan, and I mentioned this, stating X Men was my favourite. I thought I was pretty clued up on this stuff, until I met Emma. To say we couldn’t stop talking after this is an understatement, so much so, that Tony had somewhere to go and kicked me out because this meeting was going on far longer than he anticipated (OK, slight exaggeration)!
This friendship has continued all through the planning and I’m now happy to have Emma as a good friend. It helped her cats liked me apparently *crazy cat Lady alert.
To see all the plans coming together at Wethele Manor, after talking about them for so long, was amazing. Here is just a snippet of what they got up to and yes, Emma did have a lightsaber for a bouquet.
It was raining as I was traveling to Wethele Manor for Kate and Jon’s wedding and there was no way Kate’s dream of having an outdoor ceremony was going to be able to go ahead……and then I met up with Kate and an outdoor ceremony WAS going to go ahead!
As I popped around the back of the manor house to see where the ceremony was going to be taking place, staff were there with the chairs, under shelter, waiting for a break in the rain. Kate was certain that it was going to be possible and yet very calm!
Make up and hair done. Dress on and now Kate’s Dad had arrived. Staff had come to check if it was OK to set the chairs up indoors when all of a sudden, the rain stopped. The staff rushed to get all the chairs outside to form the aisle and the guests could be seated.
Kate and Jon could have their outdoor ceremony after all…… …Read more
About me, I'm Nicola, a professional wedding photographer located in Birmingham, UK; I'm a Welsh girl living in England. I have included a photo of me and a little video too so you can see me in action with my wonderful couple.