Trying to only select a few images of Kate + Kyle’s wedding was a near impossible task! So apologies in advance that there are so many images in this post! But there are so many awesome parts to this wedding, epic decorations (the flowers mostly!), singing ‘policemen’ and happy people that I just couldn’t cut the images down any more. Enjoy!

Shout out to Wise Catering for the awesome food, drink and event planning.

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This year has been my busiest yet and I am finally surfacing from my huge pile of editing to blog again. I thought I would start with sharing some images from the totally awesome Rachel and Steve’s big day back in September. Rachel was the most beautiful Bride wearing her stunning Eliza Jane Howell gown, and the girls all had bouquets that were home grown by Rachel in her garden. Their wedding was full of the most beautiful autumnal colours, and West Green House was the most amazing botanical setting for a wedding reception. With the most stunning gardens, multiple vegetable patches, chickens, swans and a beautiful lake .. oh and not forgetting the green house itself! I loved capturing this fun, chilled out wedding. Congratulations again Rachel & Steve! x

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I am a little behind with blogging all my gorgeous weddings from last year, and as I sit here on such a grey day I found myself thinking back to this dreamy wedding in particular, so I thought why not start here … and share this one with you all. Ben and Janine are part of my darling family and I was extremely privileged to photograph there stunning Aphrodite Hills wedding in Cyprus in September. They had a lovely intimate ceremony opposite the Aphrodite Chapel, and a tasty dinner reception in the ‘Secret Garden’ courtyard. Of course, I could not go all this way to such a stunning coast without persuading them to come down to the windy rocks with me for some photos! All I can say is that it was totally worth it, and such a good laugh. I had to re-pin most of Janine’s hair by the end of it, we did have a giggle! For anyone considering Cyprus as a wedding destination, it was bloody lovely. Gorgeous weather, beautiful coasts and lovely people (and the food is to die for!!).

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What an experience 2016 has been! Every year I feel so humbled and lucky to have met and photographed so many truly lovely couples, and am so excited for what 2017 has to bring. I am so proud of how much my little business has grown this past year, and can’t wait for all that next year has in store. 2016 has been full of travel, love and laughter and all I can hope for is that next year brings the same. Shooting in Florida and Cyprus have to be two of this years highlights for me!!!

Thank you to all my lovely couples past and new, for choosing me to capture your special days. Wishing everyone the most magical New Year! xxx

Maddie Waters 2016