We would like to thankyou so very much for photographing our wedding. Your professionalism made a lot of people more relaxed especially those who hate having their pictures taken, and thankyou for your very relaxed approach during the entire day. And the photos are fantastic, thank you so much.
The photos are great, everyone loves them! They’re fantastic. And our two wonderful Graphi albums look brilliant, amazing!
Sorry its taken so long to give you our list of the prints we would like - its taken us all this time just to decide which ones we want there are so many!!!
We are delighted with our photos. You did a fantastic job - especially given the number of formal pictures we wanted and the lighting conditions!
Thank you so much, the photos are great. I will write a fab testimonial when I get a minute! And thank you SO MUCH for all your help on the day.
The Mill House Hotel Swallowfield has been a popular wedding venue for very many years and Peter has worked there lots of times as well as attending as a wedding guest.
The hotel is in a rural location just a few miles south of Reading Berkshire and is easily reached from the nearby M4 and M3 motorways. There is lots of free onsite car parking available for guests. On wedding days the front of the hotel is kept clear of vehicles so that everyone can appreciate this charming vista.
There are two rooms licensed for wedding ceremonies. The smaller Cottage Suite can take around 60 guests and the larger Garden Room around 120. The Garden Room has a particularly nice outlook onto the gardens and has plenty of natural light streaming through the large windows.
The gardens to the rear of the Mill House Hotel and large and varied. They are well maintained and have lots of alternative spots suitable for all the essential posed group photos etc. It is also possible to leave the gardens via a side gate and shoot some extra photos with fields as a backdrop.
The registrars responsible for wedding ceremonies at the Mill House Hotel allow a good range of professional photography and video activity, and so it is possible to have a comprehensive photo and video record of your marriage ceremony.
In the Summer a permanent marquee is erected at the far end of the gardens and this is where the wedding breakfast and evening dancing normally take place.
The first photo below shows the familiar sign as you approach this handsome Georgian hotel:
The front of the Mill House Hotel looks great decked out with its many colourful hanging baskets and tubs:
To the rear of the hotel is the large and well-tended garden. Lots of varied backdrops for the essential wedding photos:
Peter usually starts the coverage with some detail photos of the flowers, dresses, shoes, jewellery, and suchlike. These look terrific in a montage at the start of your wedding album:
Some teddies awaiting their wedding duties!
And confetti ready for the guests to bombard the bride and groom after their wedding ceremony:
Peter often shoots the lads getting ready.
This groom received a signed poster of Lewis Hamilton as a wedding gift:
The lads just before they set out for the wedding at the Mill House Hotel:
The ultimate groom transport? Probably - it is a Ferrari after all!
Most brides like to have some coverage of the girls getting ready, usually from a point at which they are well on the way to becoming the finished article - not so much from the crack of dawn:
Guests mingle on the terrace at the Mill House Hotel Swallowfield before the start of the wedding ceremony:
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