There's a trend in recent years towards 'Unplugged Weddings' where couples actively request that their guests put down their phones and cameras for all or part of their wedding day in order to be fully present and share with them. Put down my phone? Not on your life! It's a reasonably common response but here are some reasons why you might want to consider an unplugged wedding. Yeah but You're a Photographer so You're Biased Let me state
If you're planning your wedding, you have a million balls in the air at once - creating your perfect day, keeping to your budget, managing family politics, ensuring everyone is up to speed on the plans for the day and their jobs and, oh yeah, it would be nice if you got to enjoy yourself too. There's a lot going on crammed into a short time period - here's five ways to simplify your day that will also make
OK, as photographers we can be greeted with some mixed reactions from wedding guests. In fact two of the most common phrases at the start of any conversation when I'm holding a camera are 'oh I'm not photogenic at all' or 'I hate having my photo taken'. Sometimes I just sit in the corner and weep! No seriously, we do know that the photos are not the favourite part of the day. Here's some ideas to keep it
Ever wondered what a wedding looks like in 2 minutes and 50 seconds? Well, wonder no longer... As part of our wedding photography and videography package, we actually have two time lapse cameras that we can deploy at your wedding venue to capture the action in a fun and exciting way. This works particularly well when your wedding is being held at a single venue, as with this recent wedding at Worthing Pier in Sussex
How's this for a super cute idea for your wedding? This little list is designed to sit on each wedding table to inspire your guests to create great images on your behalf as well as to working as an icebreaker to get everyone talking. Well you can download it for free using the button below... Originally (back in the old days) it would have been designed to be used with your disposable wedding cameras but now of course,
Our brand new launched Fusion wedding service is now live and definitely kicking as proved at a recent wedding in the Hampton Court area. With Sarah on still photography and Steve working on videography and drone footage, this is a great combination to tell the story of your wedding day. Find Out More About Fusion Weddings With our full wedding package we include a wedding film carefully and skillfully
It was my pleasure to be invited to capture James and Chelsey's wedding day at the beautiful South Lodge Hotel (in Horsham, West Sussex). It's a stunning venue and just perfect for this happy family to celebrate their special day. The day started with the girls getting ready along in one of the spacious South Lodge Hotel rooms and then it was time to move onto the main event of the day at a church that
You can hardly have failed to notice that drones are big news at the moment, whether it be for positive or negative reasons. Still their ability to provide a unique viewpoint for both photography and videography cannot be in doubt and VisualChaos have their own drone and CAA licenced operator in Steve which lets us offer you drone photography at your wedding included in our standard wedding package. Where
It was great to be able to photograph Susan and Richard's wedding at the fantastic wedding venue Ashdown Park Hotel, Wych Cross and share in their happy day.The ceremony was in the Henry Smart room, the drinks reception in the Laura Stafford room and the wedding breakfast in the Lady Brassey room.Autumn is such a fantastic time of year for a wedding, the autumn colours in the trees make a unique backdrop and adds beautiful tints
Trash the Dress or Cherish the Dress or Rock the Dress? Just Photograph the Dress! Spent some time talking to BBC radio about Trash the Dress today firstly in the morning with BBC Sussex on drive time with Neil Pringle @BBCSussex and a bride of mine Caroline Maddern. Then the story got picked up and I was then on drive time in Yorkshire on the Georgey Spanswick @BBCGeorgey Nice to be introduced as Trashthe Dress specialist photographer
Valentines Day is coming! VisualChaos Studios is delighted to be sponsoring "The Proposal" competition being run by Bright FM radio. If you are planning to propose to your girlfriend or boyfriend this valentine's day then check the competition out on their website. Here is the link: http://brightfm.net/proposal-register-now/ "February 14th is a day for love, for romance – and, for the bold, a day for proposing! If you’re planning on popping the question this year, we could be lending a helping hand! One
There's probably no such thing as an average wedding in reality but if you ask enough people, you can gather up some trends, so here we go with some wedding 'facts and figures' so you can see how you compare.
Congratulations to Petra & Oli who married at Addiscombe Catholic Church and then after held their reception at the Halmark Hotel Croydon..
De Vere Venues East Sussex National Golf Resort & Spa VisualChaos Studios & Crawley Wedding Cars will be exhibiting at the East Sussex National Golf Resort & Spa wedding fayre on Sunday 21st September. Entry if FREE so come along and say hello...
Do not pay full admission price to the show! VisualChaos Studios is exhibiting this year at the National Wedding Show - Earls Court London - from 26th -28th September 2014 If you are planning on going to the show DO NOT PAY FULL TICKET PRICE! The price of the tickets are currently £16.50 (plus postage), however, we have a supplier discount code which will reduce the price by 30%. Please get in touch using the form below and
It was probably the hottest day of the year, and I was reduced to a small puddle of man photographer by the end due to loss of fluids, but had a blast! We started at the All Saints Church, was allowed to photograph in there (why are vicars so old-fashioned!!), then on to the Yarmouth Belle for drinks and canapes and a natter, before arriving at the The Lensbury Hotel in Teddington Kingston Upon Thames. Here are some shots of
If you're looking for the perfect gift for your young flower girl attendants, then Wilkos have got a great idea that won't blow your budget.