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Wedding Venue Debut- No Snakes, Just Ladders  – Inspirational shoots, styled shoots whatever you wish to call them, there is a great debate in the wedding photography world about the merits of doing one nowadays, personally I’ve never been into debating, its simply no fun because I’m always right, but as far as styled shoots go they had me at hello. WHY??  Well google LOVES new content and as a small business  keeping up with the latest trends and bringing unique content to our readers in an industry thats constantly evolving is crucial in maintaining our rank alongside fellow competition.

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A Bike, a bride, and a beautiful BnB…

This is the Britten Stables – by Dolce Wedding Photography Its not often you get presented the opportunity to shoot against such a unique iconic piece of history. A project of such grandeur only possible with the love, commitment and passion that was poured into the restoration of this family home by Isabelle, Tim and “pint sized cute as a button” Adaline

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“Whisky in a Teacup”… Newlyweds Rob and Sarah

3 outta 3 aint bad! My love of country music is somewhat frowned upon by some and I find its usually those whom have not been privy to this incredible toe tapping, hat tipping genre that makes us city gals giddy.  The torn jeans, the seductive twang, the country boy manners that echo…yes ma’am…. Its fair to say when it comes to ticking those boxes in search for your perfect lad the answer is simple  “Save a horse and ride a cowboy” and thats exactly what this young las did… meet newlyweds Rob and Sarah.

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Winter Wonderland Shoot -Everyday I’m Shovelling

There’s no business like snow business…. Inspirational shoots, Styled shoots whatever you wish to call them, there is a great debate in the wedding photography world about the merits of doing one nowadays, personally I’ve never been into debating, its simply no fun because I’m always right, but as far as styled shoots go they had me at hello. WHY??  Well google LOVES new content and as a small business  keeping up with the latest trends and bringing unique content to our readers in an industry thats constantly evolving is crucial in maintaining our rank alongside fellow competition. We all know that

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The “Wedding Dress Conundrum”

Time and time again I’ve seen it happen, over and over I’ve heard the wedding dress horror stories, and dare I say it the hours and hours of editing to fix those popped buttons, the sheer waists, and the interesting shade of stucco. Yes I’m not married, nor getting married but at least I know I”d look like a tool in tulle! Ladies I can not put into words the importance of seeing the professionals when choosing your wedding dress, lucky for me Lisa at Brides of Merivale has done exactly that! For her and her team it’s not just

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We’d like the RAW files…..that old chestnut!

The dreaded email I wish I didn’t have to answer… Wedding Photography is without a doubt my biggest passion, I absolutely love my job, my clients and ofcourse the process in which I perform to give back the ultimate magical story of your special day. Upon reading this email that graces my inbox from time to time I try really hard not to be upset with my clients who ask instead assuming they didn’t really understand the full meaning of RAW. After informing me that Photoshop nor lightroom is not part of their lingo their request is becoming clearer in the

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“How to Survive and Get Out Alive”

The Great New Zealand Bridal Show 101 Groom in Tow … very few grooms seem willing to brave the strange, occasionally terrifying world of Bridal Expos. With a  jungle of vendors where do you start?? , walls of carrot and chocolate delights, rows of facepainting extrordinaires, the photoshop masters, and of course the labyrinth of Satin and Lace. The first time you step into an expo, you can be overwhelmed. With so many photographers,  florists, MUA’s and DJs in the area you often don’t know exactly where to look, so you walk around, bewildered, while brides and their posses swarm around you.

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Looking For The Perfect Photographer

Finding the Perfect Photographer is probably the most important aspect of any wedding Wedding photography is perhaps the most important field because these are the special moments in life we want to capture.  Portraits are important and often play a major roll in wedding photography, but there are more to the wedding and finding the perfect photographer.  Below are several tips to finding the perfect photographer for you.

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