Dogs and daffodils on a springtime pre-wedding shoot at Himley Hall Park

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Katie and Alex's wedding day is fast approaching, so we thought it would be the perfect time to share their pre-wedding shoot with you. Full disclosure, it's a 50/50 split with Kevin their dog! Read Moreā€¦

Dodging the rain clouds and discovering Grandma's Island on a pre-wedding shoot at The Cowshed at Woodhall Farm

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A riverside wander pre-wedding photo shoot, along the Severn river in Ironbridge

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Seeking the shade on a warm Shropshire summer’s day riverside pre-wedding shoot.
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A forest-walking tree-climbing car-pushing pre-wedding shoot at the Lickey Hills, Birmingham

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Half men, half squirrel, the award for the most playful pre-wedding shoot this year goes to *drum roll* JAMES AND PAUL! WOO! Read Moreā€¦

A walk in the woods with the family pooches! A pre-wedding shoot at Kinver Edge, in Staffordshire

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If you bring your dogs along to your pre-wedding shoot, then there’s a strong chance I’ll get totally distracted and mainly take photos of the pooches. Read Moreā€¦

A summer stroll pre-wedding shoot, with kissing gates and inappropriate tree carvings at Himley Hall Park

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"Is that a willy carved into that tree?" "Why yes it is madame!" Just normal pre-wedding shoot conversation for The Dignums. Read Moreā€¦

Country house pre-wedding engagement shoot at Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel & Spa

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Walton Hall is a 16th century country mansion that makes your jaw drop as you catch sight of it after driving up the extra-long drive. Read Moreā€¦

Pre-wedding engagement shoot with a game of thumb wars at Himley Hall Park, Dudley

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We met up with Beth and Shel recently to talk through their plans for their wedding day, over one coffee, and three teas. Read Moreā€¦

Top 10 reasons to book The Dignums to photograph your wedding day!

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We've put together our very own Top Ten list! They are all reasons why you should book us for your wedding day, and how we can help make your day awesome. Read Moreā€¦

Robot dancing pre-wedding engagement shoot in Digbeth, Birmingham

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Heather and John booked us for their wedding day, before their venue had even been built! Something else that took place prior to their marriage celebrations was their urban pre-wedding shoot in Digbeth. Read Moreā€¦

Relaxed and leafy arboretum pre-wedding engagment shoot in Walsall Arboretum

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On this blog we wanted to share Georgina and Alain’s relaxed and leafy pre-wedding shoot, and use it as a chance to chat about how we’re there to help you get the most out of your photographs and the opportunity to practice. Read Moreā€¦

Woodland pre-wedding stroll with plenty of sunshine, bluebells, and a chocolate labrador too

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Apparently research has proven that couples that laugh together are in it for the long haul. It's certainly true for Grace and Paul. Read Moreā€¦

Giggle filled sunny pre-wedding shoot at St. Nicholas Church, Codsall

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If I had to describe this shoot in a single word, it would be ‘giggly’, and giggles always make for some great photos. Read Moreā€¦

Sunshine filled pre-wedding shoot at Hogarth's Stone Manor in Kidderminster


When you get on with a couple like a house on fire, but it's OK as the groom is in the fire brigade. Read Moreā€¦

Urban pre-wedding shoot in Digbeth and The Custard Factory

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If we were to choose a quality we look for in all the couples we shoot, it would be FUN! Read Moreā€¦

Sunny spring castle pre-wedding shoot at Kenilworth Castle

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Fallon and Matt's wedding day is literally just around the corner, so before the big day itself here's a few photos from their pre-wedding shoot a few months back. Read Moreā€¦

Spring pre-wedding shoot at The Mill Barns

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Busy, busy, busy, but we wanted to find time to share Gemma and Chris' pre-wedding shoot at The Mill Barns with you. Read Moreā€¦

Snowy winter pre-wedding shoot in Baggeridge Country Park

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This spring has certainly been 'interesting' to say the least. Like a house guest outstaying its welcome, winter just hasn't wanted to head off on its way. Sam and Andy had nearly the whole spectrum for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Fairlawns Hotel pre-wedding shoot, with bonus little guy!

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I very recently met up with Beth and Matt at Fairlawns Hotel for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Planning Guides: Your pre-wedding engagment shoot

planning-guide-pre-wedding-shoot-coverYou may already know that we include a pre-wedding engagement shoot with all our wedding coverage packages. Not only are they a big free bonus to you guys, but they are advantageous to us as photographers too. Read Moreā€¦

Loved up autumnal Mill Barns pre-wedding shoot

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Simi and Matt's wedding days will be our first of the 2018 season. Read Moreā€¦

Relaxed autumn woodland walk pre-wedding shoot

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Leanne and Darren's early winter pre-wedding shoot was a relaxed and fun day strolling around Leasowes Park. Read Moreā€¦

City centre pre-wedding shoot around Brindley Place canals, Birmingham

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Tina and Damien's Birmingham city centre pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Relaxed Birmingham Botanical Gardens pre-wedding shoot

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It's not everyday that I ask one of our couples to adopt me. Read Moreā€¦

Summer Birmingham Botanical Gardens pre-wedding shoot

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Romance, the Coventry ring road, and a free salad; the story of Hannah and Pete's engagement. Take a look at their pre-wedding shoot at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, and hear more about how romance can blossom in a Harvester. Read Moreā€¦

Fairlawns Hotel pre-wedding shoot

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I originally met Kelly and James quite some time ago whilst photographing a wedding they were attending. Now their very own big day is on the horizon, so we visited their venue The Fairlawns Hotel and Spa for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Urban pre-wedding shoot in Digbeth and Birmingham city centre

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Occasionally some couple's want to do something a little different, something a little more unique to them. This is what Gemma and Faye wanted to do for their pre-wedding shoot. They opted for an urban shoot full of colourful street art in Digbeth. Read Moreā€¦

Rural and wonderful pre-wedding shoot in Codsall Wood

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From all the plans Mel and Laura shared about their wedding day with me, I'm very confident it will be a particularly special one. Read Moreā€¦

Raincoats at Packington Moor pre-wedding shoot

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It was lovely when Maddie and Richard's little daughter Rose joined us for their pre-wedding shoot at Packington Moor last month. Read Moreā€¦

Late spring -pre-wedding shoot at The Mount Hotel

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Back at the start of May I met up with Katherine and Stuart at The Mount Hotel for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Sunny Fairlawns Hotel & Spa pre-wedding shoot

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After a few wet weather shoots it was a pleasure to have blue skies and lots of lovely natural light for Toni and Shannon's pre-wedding session at Fairlawns Hotel and Spa. Read Moreā€¦

Pre-wedding shoot at Hadley Park House Telford

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Until I can share some of the inevitable fun and laughter that will be taking place on their special day, here's some of the fun and laughter (rain or no rain) that took place on their pre-wedding shoot at Hadley Park House. Read Moreā€¦

Spring rain pre-wedding shoot at The Barns Cannock

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Hayley and Nathan's wedding day is a few short months away, which means it was time to meet up for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Chilly pre-wedding shoot at Hogarths Stone Manor

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Not too long ago I met up with Becky and Aaron at Hogarths Stone Manor Hotel. We braved the chilly air for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Autumnal pre-wedding shoot at Moor Hall Hotel

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Warm coats and bobble hats were required for Lauren and Freddie's pre-wedding shoot at Moor Hall. Read Moreā€¦

Leafy pre-wedding shoot at Blakelands Country House and Himley Hall Park

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Paige and Stuart had a gloriously autumnal backdrop for their pre-wedding shoot, at Blakelands Country House and Himley Hall Park. Read Moreā€¦

A bride on crutches for her pre-wedding shoot at The Hundred House Hotel

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Crutches and a leg brace are a first for me on a pre-wedding shoot, proving that you can't keep a good bride-to-be down. Read Moreā€¦

Cosplay pre-wedding shoot at Madley Court Hotel

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Last weekend was Lee and Lauren's awesome wedding day at Madley Court Hotel in Telford. Which means I can now safely share Part 2 of their photo shoots with you. Read Moreā€¦

Romantic pre-wedding shoot at The Wroxeter Hotel

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Stacey and Aaron's February wedding day isn't too far away now, so it was time to meet up for their pre-wedding shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Fun pre-wedding shoot at Madley Court Hotel

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Just like all the greats, Lee and Lauren’s photoshoots will come in the form of a trilogy. Read Moreā€¦

Rural pre-wedding shoot at The Ashes

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Becky and Anthony's big day will be my first wedding shoot of 2017. They'll be 'tying the knot' in February next year, so it was time to meet up for their pre-wedding photoshoot at their venue The Ashes Barns in Stoke-on-Trent. Read Moreā€¦

Pithi ceremony and Mehndi night pre-wedding shoots

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Before Jazz and Vik's wedding day, Jazz asked me to capture her morning Pithi ceremony and Mehndi evening. Read Moreā€¦

Chilled pre-wedding shoot at The Birmingham Botanical Gardens

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I spent time with Laura and Richard recently as we strolled around Birmingham Botanical Gardens during their wedding pre-shoot. Read Moreā€¦

Doggo tag along pre-wedding shoot

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I recently met up with Sarah, Jamie and their dog Barney for their wedding pre-shoot in Baggeridge Country Park. We went on a lovely stroll, and dodged the rain showers, whilst Barney chased ducks. Read Moreā€¦

Sagai ceremony pre-wedding shoot

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Last weekend I had the pleasure and honour of capturing Jazz and Vikash's exciting and colourful Sagai ceremony. Read Moreā€¦

Giggle filled pre-wedding shoot at Nailcote Hall

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April showers didn't get in the way of the smiles on Daniel & Margherita's pre-wedding shoot, at Nailcote Hall and Kenilworth Castle. Read Moreā€¦

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