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/kind-words (PS Ov...
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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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Kat & Matt's Pre-Wedding Photoshoot

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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Bank Holiday Wedding Photography sneak peek - Fazeley Studios & Wootton Park

Bank holidays mean one thing when you're a wedding photographer - lots of weddings! Fortunately the weather was very kind last weekend and the sun shone on both my weddings which were at venues where I'm a recommended supplier. On Saturday I was back at Fazeley Studios in Birmingham City Centre for Nicola & Damon's wedding, then on Sunday I was...
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Mythe Barn Wedding Photography - Jen & Chris

Things have been rather quiet on the blog front here so far this year, but I've been very busy behind the scenes, shooting weddings, engagement and portrait shoots as well as designing albums, meeting clients and talking to couples at wedding fairs and venue open evenings. It's about time I shared some of the loveliness I've already been fortunate...
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Spring Wedding Fair dates

Spring must be on its way as wedding fair season is starting (I'm ignoring the snow that's just fallen)! If you'd like to come and have a look at my sample albums and have a chat about your wedding photography, these are the fairs I'll be exhibiting at over the next couple of months: 16th Feb: The Vintage Wedding Fayre at Cheltenham Pump...
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Wethele Manor Wedding Photography - Claire & Stuart's outdoor wedding

Claire and Stuart got married in an outdoor ceremony at Wethele Manor in Warwickshire last summer on a beautiful summer's day. Wethele is a wonderful venue set in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside. There are beautiful gardens for guests to relax and mingle and plenty of room for the kids to run round as well as lots of scope for creative coupl...
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A Christmas Wedding at the Old Library in Birmingham

Amy and Neil planned and organised their big day in just over four weeks, coming over from their home in Shanghai to get married at the Old Library at the Custard Factory in Birmingham city centre on the Saturday after Christmas. It's a stunning venue which you can really make your own mark on. They chose a red theme with Chinese pandas on the tabl...
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Happy New Year!

So here we are at the end of 2013. It's been an amazing year for my photography business and I'd like to say a huge thank you to all my amazing clients who entrusted me with capturing their memories this year. It's been an absolute pleasure and I can't wait to see what 2014 brings. A 'highlights' post is in the pipeline, but I'd like to end my b...
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A Christmas Wedding at Hampton Manor - Preview

I hope you've all had a very Merry Christmas with your family and friends. I've enjoyed a bit of a break but it's time to fire up the cameras ready for my last wedding of the year tomorrow. Amy & Neil have come over from Shanghai to get married at the Old Library in the Custard Factory in Birmingham so it's going to be a very special one to end 201...
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Merry Christmas!

Well here we are - the day my 6 year old thought would never get here - it's Christmas Eve! In between the Christmas weddings, I'm taking a few days off to spend with family. I'm off now to dig out the stocking and pour a glass of mulled wine but here's a quick picture from Saturday's wedding at Hampton Manor in Solihull to wish you a very Merry Ch...
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Midlands Newborn Baby Photography - Emily Grace

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of photographing a beautiful newborn baby girl with the beautiful name of Emily Grace. My Emily is nearly seven but I still remember those first few weeks when they just want to be close to mum and dad and will literally sleep in the palm of your hand, as you'll see below! Those sleepy first few days pass...
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Published: Beccy & Tom's Quirky Autumn Wedding at New Hall in Sutton Coldfield

Hot off the press is my second magazine feature this week:) Beccy & Tom had a very quirky, colourful Autumn wedding last October with a fairy/pagan/Hallowe'en theme. I'm not surprised it was chosen for a feature in Wedding Ideas magazine. Doesn't it look great?
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Cover Stars!

I'm delighted to be able to share the first of two magazine features I've had published this week. Amy and John's beautiful vintage wedding at Fazeley Studios in Birmingham is featured in the new issue of Your West Midlands Wedding and they were chosen to grace the cover:) It hits the shops on Friday if you'd like a copy.
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