How to Avoid Family Drama at Your Wedding

Family is important to me and it’s one of things I love about shooting weddings. Family tends to be important to my couples as well and a wedding is one of those occasions that brings everyone together for better or worse! It can be a worry though. How to keep everyone happy? I thought I’d share some tips for family management on your wedding day that will keep everything stress free and plain sailing.

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Outdoor wedding at Axnoller House in Dorset

Sonya and Daniel gathered their friends and family from all over the world for a weekend long celebration of their marriage at Axnoller House in Dorset. Now that we sit here in a cold and wet December it’s hard to remember just how hot it was that weekend we made it into the World Cup semi-finals. Let me take you back to that Saturday in July and share this beautiful outdoor wedding complete with handmade lace, hundreds of paper lanterns and the coolest couple ever.

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The Wedding Awards 2018

This year I’ve decided to have my own awards! I’m awarding my clients for being amazing and having, in my opinion, the best weddings of the year! So here goes, in no particular order, the Amanda Balmain Photography Wedding Awards of 2018!!

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SNEAK PEEK: A relaxed family church wedding in Cheshire

A little peek at Miriam and Mitch's gorgeous laid-back wedding. They were married on Saturday at St. Peter's Elworth where Miriam's Dad is the vicar. He was able to walk his daughter down the aisle and perform the marriage service which was very special. They then went onto celebrate at Hartford Golf Club where the sun shone all afternoon.

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SNEAK PEEK: Keele Hall Wedding

Abi and Callum had the most gorgeous day on Saturday. They were married at the beautiful St. Luke's Church in Endon then took their vintage car to the stunning Keele Hall. With endless grandeur and amazing grounds, Keele Hall is an amazing venue. Here is a little peek at their perfect day.

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A Little Afternoon Wedding at The Roebuck Inn, Mobberley

Alison and Chris wanted a relaxed family get together for their springtime Cheshire wedding. They chose the Roebuck Inn Mobberley for all its quirky details and pretty outdoor ceremony space complete with potting shed and flock of white doves. They kept it simple with a civil ceremony in the marquee followed by drinks in the garden and then a meal in the main pub space.

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