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Top Tips For Your Cotswolds Wedding

Top Tips For Your Cotswolds Wedding

Top Tips For Your Cotswolds Wedding Top Tips For Your Cotswolds Wedding You only get one shot to capture your wedding day and make that perfect photo album to look back on forever. Imagine how disappointed you’d be if you didn’t have a single picture of you and your maid of honour or if you…
Sunset kissing on a pre-wedding photoshoot at Pittville Park in Cheltenham

What to wear on your pre-wedding photo shoot?

What to wear on your pre-wedding photo shoot? What should you wear for your pre-wedding photo shoot? Explore the perfect wardrobe choices for your pre-wedding photoshoot with insights from Pedge at Pedge Photography. The aim is to make your pre-wedding photoshoot a relaxed and enjoyable experience, creating a bond that will make your wedding day…
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The Best Wedding Venues in The Cotswolds

Uncovering the Best Wedding Venues in the Cotswolds The Cotswolds is located in the South West of England and offers a picturesque setting for your dream wedding. From charming rustic barns to elegant manor houses, the region boasts a diverse array of the best wedding venues in the Cotswolds that cater to every couple’s unique…
Bride and groom share an intimate moment at their wedding venue, Elllenborough Park Hotel whilst the su slowly sets behind them, causing the sky to start changing colour.

Summer wedding at Ellenborough Park Hotel – Olivia and Eddie

Wow! What a day this was for the wedding of Olivia and Eddie in June at the simply stunning Ellenborough Park Hotel, which is based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. This venue offers so much as not only a hotel for an unbelievable getaway but, as a wedding venue it is just perfect in my opinion and…
Indian bride at the Barn at Upcote wedding venue stands with her husband in a field of wheat, with the most dramatic scene of sun and rain.

The Barn at Upcote Wedding Photographer – Recommended Supplier

The Barn At Upcote, Withington, Cheltenham Did you know: I am a recommended supplier at The Barn at Upcote – https://thebarnatupcote.co.uk/other-suppliers/wedding-photographer-videographer/ This gorgeous venue is comprised of three separate barns, restored and converted for the perfect Cotswold wedding. Being a wedding photographer that is local to the area, the venue in my opinion is the…
A gorgeous newlywed couple walk through Pittville Park Cheltenham

Summer Weddings in The Cotswolds: A Picturesque Escape

Summer Weddings in The Cotswolds As a wedding photographer based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, I have had the privilege of capturing the magic and beauty of summer weddings in this enchanting region. Gloucestershire, nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds, offers couples a picturesque escape for their special day. In this blog, I, Pedge of Pedge…
Getting married in The Cotswolds as Lydia & Chris celebrate with a quick twirl at Barn at Upcote, Cheltenham wedding venue

Cheltenham Wedding Venues

Cheltenham Wedding Venues As a wedding photographer based in Cheltenham, I’ve been fortunate to work at some gorgeous Cheltenham wedding venues in the area. If you are indeed planning your big day and looking for inspiration of where to get married in Cheltenham, then hopefully this ‘Cheltenham wedding venues’ blog is of use to you:…
Questions to ask wedding photographers

20 Questions to ask wedding photographers before booking

QUESTIONS TO ASK WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS With the amount of wedding photographers out in the world and the amount of profiles, website’s and recommendations you are likely to see when on the search for your wedding photographer, it’s no easy feat trying to book one you believe is going to be the photographer for you. After…
Newlyweds pose on a bridge over looking the water on the grounds of the stunning wedding venue Manor by the lake in Cheltenham, which is one of the top 15 wedding venues in The Cotswolds

Top 15 Wedding Venues in The Cotswolds

15 wedding venues in The Cotswolds Here are the top 15 wedding venues in the Cotswolds, based on popularity and positive reviews ( in no particular order): These venues are known for their stunning scenery, high-quality facilities and service, and exceptional wedding experiences. Whether you’re looking for a grand castle, a charming barn, or a…
Married in the Cotswolds. Couple pose outside their cotswolds wedding venue, Ellenborough Park hotel, Cheltenham.

Why I should get married in The Cotswolds

GETTING MARRIED IN THE COTSWOLDS Planning a wedding can be a daunting task, especially if it’s in an unfamiliar place like the Cotswolds. This picturesque region of England offers a variety of stunning venues and breathtaking views, making it an ideal location for a dream wedding. Here are some tips on how to plan a…
Married couple embrace in the summer sunset of Ellenborough Park Hotel

Top 5 tips for choosing the best Cotswolds Wedding Photographer for you

1. Editing Style Whilst doing your research and looking at styles of photography that you think suit you, you will be drawn to particular styles and colours that you are drawn to – this is going to be the photographers editing style. Photographers tend to favour certain styles of editing that also tends to follow…
A stunning sky makes for a perfect backdrop for this pre-wedding photoshoot kiss for Jen & Rupert, located in the glorious Herefordshire wedding venue Broadfield Court

Should I have a Pre-wedding shoot before my wedding?

Why pre-wedding shoots are a good idea before your wedding day What is a pre-wedding shoot? Firstly, before we get in to it, it would be good to understand what a pre-wedding shoot actually is (also known as engagement shoot and pre-shoot). This is a photo session between you as the couple and myself (…