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How time has flown… I remember commencing to build this blog at the start of 2016 however with all the other jobs taking priority, I decided to hold off til when I had a little more time, so here it is!

The wedding of Ben & Jules was simply beautiful to have been part of and I’m forever grateful.  Surrounded by amazing friends, loving family and of course an amazing Bridal Party which provided with plenty of laughs, a few happy tears and most important of all “lot’s of unconditional love”

Thank you to my beautiful friend Tom Beanlands who helped me on this day as my second photographer, I am forever grateful.

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Two years ago, we had the privilege of shooting Adriana & Taylor’s Geelong wedding.

This was an incredible series so here it is… A little flashback on some of our earlier work.

We hope you enjoy this little session!

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We are so blessed to have THE most amazing clients choose Tom and I as their wedding photographers for the 2013/2014 wedding season.  Goran & Victoria’s Geelong wedding was one we had been looking forward to for a good 10 months on the back of an epic wedding season.

Being part of Goran & Victoria’s wedding again reminded us of the significance and importance of family, love and everlasting friendship.  What really also resonated for us is the personalised touches a little DIY approach to a wedding brings.  Check out Victoria’s wedding dress hand made by her Grandmother along with the bridesmaids amazing Grecian style dresses…. amazing timeless pieces.

Well it’s time to reveal this cute couple’s amazing day… too many in this collection so we shall share a small sample.

Film Stock: Fuji 400H & 400N (A little Leica dazzle and Contax 645 Bling)

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A bayside suburb of Williamstown was our next location for Ash & Helen’s gorgeous wedding day.  Every couple has a story behind how they met and this was one was all about “juice”, in fact the exact words from Ash was “Helen’s juice was amazing”.  And here we are today.

We enjoyed every bit of the day from the frantic bouquet’s made by Helen’s mum and sisters that very morning to the amazing Thai fusion banquet at Middle Fish and the abundance of warmth from the many family and friends that night.  I must admit too that this seasons brides have been some of the most talented and creative bunch with another hand crafted boutique wedding dress.  We are proud to share a little bit of the day for all to enjoy and we know for sure that Ash will be enjoying that “amazing juice” for the rest of his life.

Congratulations Ash & Helen we love you guys and we look forward to sharing some more stories together over some “amazing juice”.

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Our wedding season kicked off with a local Lorne wedding.  Jess & Paul were surrounded by amazing friends and family out in this little coastal township.  Thanks guys for choosing Tom and I to be part of your special day!

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“Epic” is probably the best way to describe our wedding season so far.

Here is what is included in this “epicness”:

  • a self designed and made vintage wedding dress by Laura
  • some of the most amazing pallet of colours in the bouquet
  • an amazing couple who are truly in love just enjoying their big day

Tom and I are so proud to bring you fine folks a sneak peek into this little fairy tale from Jonathan & Laura’s Ballarat wedding.

Provincial Victorian weddings is where our heart is at…. in particular Ballarat!

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Our next wedding venue was at Overnewton Castle….. what an amazing venue & location.  So much fun shooting Jonathan and Kath’s wedding.  Fujifilm 400h used and Contax 645 Medium Format.

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A beautiful “Boston” couple getting married in one of the most beautiful part of Victoria…. Fairhaven along The Great Ocean Road.

This beautiful Fairhaven beach wedding with Ryan & Christiana and their closest of friends Paul, Flora, Sangita & Hershel oozed intimacy amongst the closest of friends.

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Our last wedding for 2012 took Tom and I over to Hobart in Tasmania.  For me this was no ordinary wedding as I remember Jenny as a 4-year-old brat way back when our family lived in Wangaratta – a provincial township in country Victoria.  You see Jenny is my dear cousin and we did grow up together in a short space of time til Jenny and her family decided to move and live in Gosford in NSW.  It was an absolute honour to not only see Jenny get married to an incredible man and that’s none other than Andrew.   Gorgeous wedding, awesome location and best of all I finally got to see my little cousin get married and also had having the sheer honour to capture the wedding day is just too much awesomeness all in one day in November!  Our first wedding shooting in digital and Fuji 400h Film in Medium Format goodness and the results were incredible!  I loved the concept of an all “Bro” bridal party….. so cool.

Once again Jenny and Andrew, congratulations to the both of you on a really chilled out and relaxed wedding!

Thank you for viewing and a massive start to our 2013 blogging year!  Happy 2013 to everyone!

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Rhonda & Jim’s little beachside wedding was not only oozing with love and happiness, it was their dream wedding.  We loved the handmade fans, the little messages in the bottle the handmade frames – the warmth of this wedding will surely be in our memories for a long time to come.  The venue was at “The Heads” down at Barwon Heads…. an amazing venue, amazing staff and thank you kind weather for giving us a nice dry afternoon.  Congrats Rhonda & Jim, another “Star” couple that we have enjoyed working with!

 

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