We shot our first wedding of 2012 last weekend and it was also our first visit to Eastclose Country House Hotel in the New Forest.
It was a bit of a drizzly day but that didn’t dampen any spirits at all. In the morning the boys kept themselves occupied and away from the hail and the rain by messing with guitars and presenting each other with ceramic elephants…as you do. Meanwhile, Caroline and her bridesmaids got ready in one of the bedrooms upstairs at the hotel along with both Mums.
It was so clear that both sides of the family were so happy to be sharing Caroline and Gary’s wedding day together, especially as Caroline’s close family had flown in all the way from India. There was a lovely party atmosphere right from the word go!
We were booked to stay until the start of the wedding breakfast so that meant we had some time to shoot a bit of the reception party too. Sadly, it was too wet to venture outside so the party enjoyed their drinks in the bar and were entertained by some brilliant sleight-of-hand magic tricks.
Meanwhile, we had a little time to find some nooks and crannies around the hotel to take some shots of Caroline and Gary before they sat down for their wedding Beef Wellington.… Read Full Post