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

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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 James being originally from Cardiff …

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The Wedding of Claire and Robert – St Germans Church Cardiff

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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 it allows me to tell …

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Tracey and James’ wedding at Wesley Memorial Church Taibach

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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 taken and my approach fits …

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Saran and Chris’ Vintage Tea Party themed Country Wedding in Bedfordshire

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Saran and Chris wed in the historic town of Great Barford where they live in mid-September this year. They found me through Facebook, having seen some of my work via a friend’s timeline. I drove up to Bedfordshire the night before as to avoid any traffic issues and was also able to attend the wedding rehearsal meet the vicar and explore …

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Emily and Jake, Coombe Bissett Wedding – The (other) Wedding of the Year –

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My second Wiltshire wedding and also my second Bride named Emily getting married in Wiltshire! What a coincidence! Emily and Jake live in Shanghai and when they decided to get married they thought that they’d like to come back to the UK to do it in style in front of all their family and friends. (Although I’m sure a few …

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Rhian and Chris – The Towers, Swansea Wedding Photography

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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 preparations and thankfully the ‘sideways …

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The Wedding of Andrew and Angharad – The Oxwich Bay Hotel, The Gower

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The weather was looking dodgy as I drove from Cardiff to Morriston, Swansea to capture Angharad her family and Bridesmaid getting ready for their wedding at Oxwich Bay Hotel later that day. It seemed to be holding off on the downpour that seemed imminent as I arrived. Greeted by a warm coffee and an even warmer welcome I managed to …

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The Wedding of Sharyn and Jort Ossebaar – Fonmon Castle

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A wonderful wedding, and a joining of two nationalities on Friday the Thirteenth! Obviously not a superstitious couple, Sharyn and Jort Ossebaar tied the knot at Fonmon Castle, in the Vale of Glamorgan in true style. It was an absolute pleasure to document their big day for them and you could really tell that the planning was meticulous. I met the …

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Barry, South Wales – ‘Real Wedding’ Pre-shoot

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Emily and James Wedding Pre-shoot By Chris Francis Photography – www.ffotos.co.uk A beautiful evening at the Knapp in Barry was a fab place to meet Emily and James for a pre-wedding shoot. The cobbled beach picked up the light of the stunning sunset which provided great texture to the some of the landscape based shots and we also got in some great …