Bryn Meadows Wedding Photos

By Chris Francis

Stunning views from Bryn Meadows Golf Club I had always wanted to shoot a wedding at Bryn Meadows Golf Club. The views form there are stunning and I really love the grounds. It obviously got attention from the Gavin and Stacey TV comedy being filmed there once, but I had seen many Bryn Meadows wedding…

Brecon Wedding Photographer

By Chris Francis

Oh what wonderful scenery there is on our doorstep. Just the drive up to Llandefalle in the Brecon Beacons was a pleasure. Apart from getting a little lost up a random lane it made me want to be a Brecon Wedding photographer all the time. Jo and Mike got married in St Matthew’s Church and…

Llanerch Vineyard wedding photography

By Chris Francis

There is no denying it, I sure am wine fan! When I heard about Llanerch Vineyard we rang them up and booked a 3 course meal and was so impressed we bought an experience there for my parents anniversary. The wine is to die for and the chef there is fantastic. The setting and grounds…

St David’s Hotel Wedding Photography

By Chris Francis

Adan and Nieema chose me for thier St Davids Hotel wedding photography! Sweet I was so pleased I had been wanting to capture a wedding there for ages as it is just on my doorstep. What a wedding too! Adan and Nieema got married in the Bute Town Mosque and celebrated their wedding at the St…

Hensol Castle Wedding Photographer

By Chris Francis

Rachel and James asked me to be their Hensol Castle Wedding Photographer a few years ago. They got married at Coity church in September 2015. I had lived most of my young life in the Bridgend area so know Coity Church and the area well and was so excited when these guys asked me to be…

Rosedew Farm wedding photography – Paul & Rhi

By Chris Francis

It was from back in 2014 but I am especially excited to share some images from this beautiful wedding at Rosedew Farm. Rhian and Paul had asked me to take some family shots for them a few years earlier and loved them so much that they decided I was the one to take their wedding photographs too!…

James and Judy’s Wedding at Llandaff Cathedral and Cardiff Castle

By ffotos

James and Judy got married in Llandaff cathedral. They booked me while I was travelling Asia. After some email dialogue and viewing my website they decided to book me without meeting.  We actually met for the first time the day before the wedding at the wedding rehearsal in Cardiff. As they both live in Brighton, with…

The Wedding of Adam and Emma at Canada Lake Lodge

By Chris Francis

Emma and Adam got married in Canada Lake Lodge just north of Cardiff. This is a beautiful setting for a wedding and I have always wanted to photograph a wedding here so it was a pleasure to have been asked to shoot Emma’s wedding. I was in Art school with Emma but had not seen…

Seren and Robert’s wedding at Nant Garw Visitors Centre

By ffotos

Seren and Robert’s wedding at Nant Garw forestry was set in such a beautiful location. I love it up there, regularly going for walks in the surrounding area, and was looking forward to the relaxed atmosphere that was sure to be in such a beautiful place. I met them both at the venue before the…

Sam and Mark Welsh’s, ‘Welsh’ Wedding

By Chris Francis

Sam and Mark got married in Barry Registry offices last year and had the reception venue held at the local community hall in Wenvoe. I met Sam at their family home in Wenvoe to capture a few getting ready moments before I went to meet Mark where I jumped on the big red London double…

Asriel and Aslim’s Asian Wedding in Whitchurch

By Chris Francis

Asriel and Aslim had a Muslim Ceremony in Whitchurch Rugby Club and I was privileged to be asked to document the day for them. Asriel got ready at her mums house in Grangetown where I met them to start the day and the ceremony was held in Whitchurch Rugby Club. It was the first time I…

Llandaff Cathedral Cardiff Wedding Photographer

By ffotos

Charlotte and Mike’s Llandaff Cathedral Wedding Charlotte and Mike got married at the amazing Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff. I had yearned to shoot a wedding here for years. Now was my time to shine, along with the sun for most of the day. It was wonderful! Mike got ready at the Copthorne Hotel, indulging in a…

The Wedding of Claire and Robert – St Germans Church Cardiff

By ffotos

Claire and Robert Cooper- St Germans Church Cardiff Wedding Photography Claire and Robert got married in July 2013 in St Germans Church, Splott, Cardiff. They both got ready at home not far from St Germans Church and I was invited to document the entire proceedings, from getting ready, right through to the first dance, which I prefer as…

Cardiff City Hall Wedding photography – Eleanor and David

By ffotos

Cardiff City Hall Wedding Photography Eleanor and David got married at Cardiff City Hall in July 2013. They booked me via two recommendations from different people! I am normally so happy to be recommended by anyone, but by two independent people I was ecstatic. Eleanor got ready at the Parc Hotel in Cardiff which a…

Nice day for a Whichurch Wedding

By ffotos

I met Ryan and Nicola at a welshbride wedding fayre at St Donat’s Castle and Arts Centre. Ryan was wearing a Rhianna T-shirt which instantly caught my attention! He told me that it is the only T’shirt that Nic will let him wear with another woman on 🙂 Now that is true love I thought!…

Tracey and James’ wedding at Wesley Memorial Church Taibach

By ffotos

My first wedding of 2013 arrived on St Davids Day. Tracey and James decided to tie the knot at their local chapel – Wesley Memorial Chapel in Taibach, PortTalbot. Like many of my clients Tracey booked me for my documentary approach to wedding photography. Many of my clients are not big fans of having their photographs…

Ben and Julie marry at St Mary’s Golf Club, Pencoed

By ffotos

Ben and Julie got married at St Mary’s Golf Club in November of this year which is very unpredictable for the weather. It was raining in the morning before I left and I was hoping that it would just pass over, commenting on Facebook that I was doing a sun dance! It seemed to work!…

Bethan and Karl’s wedding at the Celtic Manor Hotel

By Chris Francis

I was very excited to have been asked to document the wedding of Bethan and Karl who wed in the Manor House at the Celtic Manor in Newport earlier this month. Dubbed as the Mainwaring official photographer, this one felt very personal having shot Bethan’s sister’s wedding in 2010 and being held in the Celtic…

Rhian and Chris – The Towers, Swansea Wedding Photography

By ffotos

It had been a while since I had done a church wedding so I was really looking forward to Rhian and Chris’ wedding at St Pauls Church in Port Talbot and the reception at The Towers, Swansea. I arrived early at Rhian’s family home having been invited to capture those important moments during the bridal…