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What a beautiful day Shani & Barry had at Rudding Park Hotel!  Shani had chosen to decorate the chapel with giant white balloons, it looked looked amazing.  The Chapel, built in 1879, is delightful and made the perfect location for the ceremony, led by the Vicar of Calverley.

It was a very windy day, so after Shani & Barry danced out down the aisle we went indoors for the drinks reception.

If you’re looking for a photographer for your wedding or event at Rudding Park Hotel please get in touch.  I’m based locally, just 30 minutes from the venue.

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Oliver & Helen held a Las Vegas themed wedding reception at The Leeds Club at Albion Place.  Their wedding planner Hazel Walshaw and wedding stylist Pamella Dunn created a beautiful shimmering black, silver and red colour scheme.  The Leeds Club’s white interior makes a lovely blank canvas for any chosen theme.  The main reception was held in the Leeds Room, with casino tables sited in the Club Room bar.

To add to the Las Vegas feel a huge “Vegas” sign was erected in the grand entrance hall. I didn’t expect it to be so big!  I used it as a photo backdrop for the evening as Oliver & Helen had asked me to do a photobooth style setup for guests.

If you’re looking for a photographer for your wedding or event in Leeds please get in touch.  I cover weddings across the UK from my home in Adel, Leeds.  You can call or text me on 0787 292 4103 to check  my availability for your date.

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Wedding Photography Woodlands Hotel Leeds – Julia & Winston marry at Woodlands

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Julia & Winston chose Woodlands Hotel for their wedding.  Woodlands is a beautiful boutique hotel on the outskirts of Leeds and one of Leeds most popular wedding venues.  It’s known for it’s huge marquee, which has recently been upgraded.  I think it’s now the best marquee in Yorkshire!

The fun started at Julia & Winston’s house where Julia, her parents and bridesmaids were getting ready.  Julia arrived by car to the hotel while Winston and his groomsmen got ready in the bridal suite.

After the ceremony the guests enjoyed mini fish & chips as a snack during the photographs.  In the evening we danced the night away with a live band – along with George, my dinosaur!   There was no space to run the photo booth due to the hog roast being served, so guests found George and the other photobooth props and took them on the dancefloor!  George turned out to be a real party animal, as you will see below!

If you’re getting married at Woodlands Hotel and looking for a wedding photographer please get in touch to check my availability.  You can see examples of my wedding photography packages here.

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With many thanks to my assistant photographer Catherine Kerr.  Catherine photographed “the boys” getting ready at Woodlands while I was with Julia and the bridesmaids at her home.

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Architectural Photography Leeds – 1 Canal Place, Leeds city centre

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1 Canal Place has benefitted from extensive repair and refurbishment to create a modern office building from an 18th century warehouse. It’s located on the Leeds Liverpool Canal in central Leeds.  The conversion was designed by Nick Brown Architects of Leeds.

The building was challenging to photograph from the front due to it’s proximity to the main A58 road. Inside, it was much lighter than I expected.  There’s a balcony off the top floor giving views across the city.

If you need to commission architectural photography in Yorkshire please get in touch. I’m a full time photographer covering the UK.

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1 Canal Place is on the A58, almost directly opposite the well known landmark, Leeds Commercial Van Hire near Armley Gyratory.

Thanks to the Facebook group, Secret Leeds 2, I’ve been able to discover more information about this building.  It appears on the 1901 Leeds Insurance map as 14 Armley Road “Fodder Mill & Stores.”  At that time Canal Place was the next small street which has now disappeared.

In 1980 it was Smith and Nelson Ltd., billiard table manufacturers. It appears on a photo on the Leodis website here.

In the 1990’s it was a software company office. You can view a 1999 shot of the same building here on Leodis.

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Bramhope Puritan Chapel Photography

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I recently photographed Bramhope Puritan Chapel which is a quaint little church in the North Leeds village of Bramhope.  The Chapel is on the main road, tucked almost out of sight.  If you look to the right as you drive north past the entrance to Britannia Hotel you’ll see the Chapel.

The reason for my visit is that, as recommended photographer for Britannia Hotel Leeds Bradford, I was able to take the keys and spend a little time there on my own to create a series of photos to show how the Chapel looks today.  It was built in 1649 by Mr Robert Dyneley who owned Bramhope Hall.  The Hall is long gone, the Brtiannia Hotel stands on the site now.  There’s a gate from the hotel car park through to the chapel.

The Chapel was regularly used for worship until around 1881, when St Giles Church was built to accommodate the growing population of the village. The Puritan Chapel was Grade 1 listed when the UK register of listed buildings was created in the 1960’s.

A Chapel key is held at Britannia Hotel who have permission to use it for wedding blessings and photographs.  It’s a unique addition to wedding packages at the Britannia!

The key gives a clue to the age of the chapel – it’s large and heavy, suggesting something magical lies behind the old wooden door.  Once inside it seems quite dark until your eyes adjust to the light (and you find the light switches!)  The walls are plain white, decorated with ornate carved memorials.  At the rear of the chapel is the font, bearing a date of 1673.

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The reclining lady in the top photo is a statue for the tomb of  Esther, wife of Christopher Smith.  The Smith’s purchased the estate from the Dyneley family in 1797.

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Here’s a fascinating document hosted on the Bramhope & Carlton website that gives much more information about the chapel and it’s history. 

The Chapel is owned by Bramhope & Carlton Parish Council who hold several public open days a year.  See their website for further details.

If you’re interested in a wedding in Bramhope you can contact the Britannia Hotel for more details.  Their venue is registered for civil ceremonies, with the Puritan Chapel being available for blessings and/or photographs.  Church weddings in Bramhope are held at St Giles (C of E) and

Images in this article are strictly copyright Ollievision Photography 2016.

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Ollievision is recommended wedding photographer at The Britannia Hotel Leeds Bradford in Bramhope, Yorkshire.  This post is to enable couples to see the venue and how it can be laid out for weddings.  The hotel function suites have been refurbished recently so I took these photos to show what it looks like now.

If you’re considering the Britannia as your wedding venue please also read the other blog post about Bramhope Puritan Chapel, which is included in their packages if desired.

The main function suite has a large oblong room that can be divided in half to suit the size of the event.

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Wedding Photography Harden Church – St Saviour, Bradford

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Hannah and Mark married at the delightful little church of St Saviour at Harden near Bingley.  The day started at Mark’s parents house, where Hannah was getting ready with her bridesmaids.

After the ceremony I photographed the groups inside while the guests enjoyed drinks and cakes in the church hall.  It was rather blustery weather with some rain!

From the church we headed to the forest near St Ives where the couple wanted some photos.  The evening reception was held at Bibi’s restaurant in Leeds.  Congratulations to Hannah & Mark on a lovely day!

If you’re looking for a Yorkshire wedding photographer please get in touch.  I cover weddings and events all over the UK.  You can call to check availability on 0787 292 4103 or send a message via the contact form.

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Wedding Photography Temple Newsam – Ian and Cindy’s wedding in the Great Hall

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Ian and Cindy married on a glorious English summers day at the beautiful Jacobean mansion, Temple Newsam, near Leeds.

Temple Newsam is a Grade 1 listed building.  The estate and house are mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, although the original buildings were replaced and what stands today is mainly what was built between 1600 and 1800.  Most of the photos shown below of the ceremony and exterior feature the South Wing which was built in 1796.

Cindy and Ian live and work in China and had invited friends from all over the world.  Yorkshire was an ideal central location for their destination wedding!

The wedding ceremony was held in the Great Hall, which opens onto the terrace and gardens.  The evening reception was held in the marquee at the Walled Garden.  The guests spent lots of time enjoying the weather outside and playing garden games.

Thank you all for a lovely day!  I wish you safe journeys back home to China and lots of happy memories of Yorkshire.  These are a few previews of the wedding photos – hope you enjoy them!

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The most competitive game of jenga ever!

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If you’re looking for a wedding photographer at Temple Newsam or elsewhere in Yorkshire please get in touch!  I cover weddings all over the UK.  Please call or text 0787 292 4103 to check availability or you may send a message via the contact form.

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The Principal Manchester photographer

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The fabulous Manchester Palace Hotel has now been re-branded as The Principal Manchester.  I was fortunate to photograph the first event held in the newly refurbished venue.  The Heist Awards 2016 celebrate the best examples of University marketing in the UK and attract hundreds of delegates.  This was my third year photographing the awards.

They were hosted by Simon Bracewell, director of Havas People, and comedian Marcus Brigstocke.  The guests enjoyed a 1920’s themed evening with classic funfair games.

This was the first event to use the hidden street behind The Refuge, the refurbished restaurant at the hotel.  The new courtyard is ideal for outdoor chill-out space and is much quieter than you’d expect, given that it’s so close to a main road. It is shielded from the city noise by buildings on all four sides.

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If you’re interested in booking your wedding at Principal Manchester click here for their wedding information.

I’m a full time wedding & event photographer based in Yorkshire, just 1 hour away from Principal Manchester.  You can view my wedding photography portfolio here.

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Wedding Photography Tankersley Manor Hotel, Barnsley

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Tankersley Manor, near Barnsley was chosen by Dawn & Stephen for their wedding day.

The day started with Dawn, her mum and bridesmaids getting ready in the bridal suite.  The younger ones were so excited, jumping for joy!  Dawn’s dad was so proud to walk her down the aisle.

We had wonderful sunny weather and the guests mingled outside for much of the afternoon.

In the evening Stephen sang “Have I told you lately…” for Dawn’s dance with her Dad. It was an emotional moment as the guests sang along.

If you’re looking for a wedding photographer for your wedding or event at Tankersley Manor please get in touch.

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