Worcester Vintage Wedding Fayre - A date for your diary

Vintage is as popular as ever, whether it's a full on theme, or just some retro touches as part of your wedding styling. A lot of my brides love vintage, such as Jen seen here rocking her 50s glamour model look, so the Worcester Vintage Wedding Fayre at the beautiful Guildhall in the city centre is well worth a visit. It'll be full of fabulous supp...
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Fazeley Studios Wedding Photography: Louise & Dave

On Sunday I’ll be back at one of my favourite venues, Fazeley Studios in Birmingham City Centre, for their wedding fair. I always love working there as it’s a great place for weddings, whatever the time of year, as you have the use of several different rooms, all of which are stunning, as well as the courtyard, plus the streets around the venue pro...
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Wootton Park Wedding Photography: Rachel & Andy

I’ve got an absolute cracker of a wedding to share with you today and it’s at one of my favourite local venues, Wootton Park, near Stratford Upon Avon, where I'm a recommended supplier. The combination of beautiful early May weather, fantastic locations, a laid-back fun loving couple and a wealth of fabulous vintage inspired details made it a joy t...
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Hotel du Vin Birmingham Wedding Photography: Teresa & Joe

The first of my 2015 weddings was at the beginning of January at Hotel du Vin in Birmingham city centre. It was an intimate affair, with Teresa and Joe celebrating with close family and friends. I offer shorter coverage on certain dates, and my three hour package was perfect for their needs. Teresa looked absolutely stunning in her strapless dre...
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Compton Verney Wedding Photography: Anne & Paul

On Sunday I had the pleasure of exhibiting at one of my favourite venues, Compton Verney in Warwickshire. I’m delighted to have been chosen as one of their recommended suppliers after shooting a wedding there last summer. It’s such a great venue for a wedding at any time of the year, with the extensive and very beautiful grounds combined with the s...
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Hatton Village Hall Wedding Photography: Sally & John

Sally and John got married on midsummer’s day at St Mary’s Church in Hatton, just a short walk from their reception venue, Hatton Village Hall in Warwickshire. They’re both really laid back and they were lucky to have a vicar to match. Keith gave a very entertaining sermon and they chose the most wonderful Sanskrit poem as part of their ceremony. I...
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West Midlands Best Wedding Photographer Regional Finalist

Earlier this year I was delighted to be nominated in the Wedding Industry Awards, in the Best Wedding Photographer in the West Midlands category. It's a great one to be involved with as only your past clients can vote for you, scoring you on various criteria and leaving comments relating to their experience with you. I'm very grateful to all my cli...
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An Autumn Wedding at Hampton Manor

I've got an absolute cracker for you today with two gorgeous venues and the most exquisite dress from one of my favourite designers! Charlotte and Andreas chose Hampton Manor near Solihull for their Autumn wedding as it's possible to walk from the venue to the church in Hampton in Arden. I've had a few weddings this year where the bride has been a...
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Cripps Barn Wedding Photography: Nikki & Dom

I first met Nikki and Dom at a wedding I shot last year where Nikki was a bridesmaid. It turned out they live just round the corner from me and I was delighted when they chose me to photograph their big day at Cripps Barn in the Cotswolds. Nikki is very artistic and the day featured a wealth of hand-made details she'd lovingly crafted. She'd also h...
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Ardencote Manor Wedding Photography - Kat & Matt

Back in April, Kat and Matt (who you may remember from their Lickey Hills pre-wedding shoot with their adorable puppy) chose Ardencote Manor for their wedding reception, after an emotional ceremony at St Nicholas Beaudesert Church in Henley in Arden. The daffodils were still in full bloom and it was a wonderful day. Kat looked stunning in her Ian S...
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Exciting News!

I have some very exciting news - I've been short-listed in The Wedding Industry Awards!!! Thank you so much to all my lovely couples who voted for me. I'm so grateful to you all for trusting me to capture your wedding day and then for you taking the time to cast your votes and add your comments. I'll be biting my nails on the 19th at the Regi...
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Why should you book me?

I love my couples and there's nothing better than hearing how happy their wedding pictures have made them. Check out the new feedback section on the website to see what they said after viewing their galleries for the first time and after re ceiving their special parcel of loveliness a little later! http://www.louiseholgate.com/rave-reviews (PS...
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A quick update!

Crikey, I can't believe we're nearly at the end of August and I haven't updated my blog in ages *hangs head in shame*. I've been so busy with meetings, enquiries, shooting lots and lots of lovely weddings and then editing them, plus generally looking after my clients in the manner to which they've become accustomed. In amongst all that I've tried t...
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Wootton Park Wedding Photography: Emily & Tommy

September last year saw me back in Stratford Upon Avon for Emily & Tommy’s gorgeous autumn day wedding. It was great to be back at the Holy Trinity Church in Stratford Upon Avon. After a beautiful ceremony we were off to Wootton Park in Wootton Wawen near Stratford; This is a great venue where I'm a recommended wedding photography supplier and I a...
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Pre-Wedding Photography: Kat & Matt in the Lickey Hills

I had the pleasure of meeting Kat and Matt recently for their pre-wedding photoshoot at the Lickey Hills Country Park near Birmingham, which is a very special location for the couple. It was a gorgeous sunny day and as we shot late into the afternoon we were able to make the most of the beautiful golden light. The couple bought their puppy, whic...
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