Dean Robson Photography

Wedding Photographer Essex & Hertfordshire

Wedding Photography at Ivy Hill and Furze Hill, Margaretting, near Chelmsford in Essex

July 28, 2009 on 10:07 am | In - Wedding Photography Essex, - Weddings | 2 Comments | Author Dean Robson

On Friday my good friend and fellow wedding photographer Steve asked if I could be 2nd photographer alongside him at Joanne and David’s wedding which took place at Ivy Hill and Furze Hill near Chelmsford in Essex.

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Whilst Steve went to photograph the bride getting ready, I caught up with the groom and the guys. The couple also had the assistance of Charlotte Thatcher, Events Manager from Chic & Unique who really did make the day run smoothly!

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The day started off slightly overcast, but the sun was creeping through and gave for an atmospheric look.

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It was a short drive from the groom’s home to the wedding ceremony venue at Best Western – Ivy Hill. I continued taking shots with the guys and then met up with the bridal party.

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The bride looked absolutely fabulous!

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It was almost time for the ceremony so there was just time for a couple more photographs.

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I took my usual perch at the front of the ceremony and captured all the key moments and expression throughout the service.

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We then had a few minutes of sunshine before the rain came, but made the most of it.

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Unfortunately the majority of group shots had to be taken indoors as the rain got progressively heavier. The Ivy Hill does have some lovely rooms suitable for wet wedding photographs.

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The wedding reception took place at Furze Hill which is on the same complex as the Ivy Hill, so only a short walk away. Furze Hill is situated above Bartella’s, a fancy restaurant and bar, so we also popped in for couple of photos as the weather was still wet.

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After the speeches, the desserts were being served when we noticed a break in the clouds. We mentioned this to the couple and they came running!

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As we are with you the entire day there is usually an opportunity to get outside at some point when its a wet day.

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I had an awesome time photographing Joanne and David’s wedding with Steve, there were just a few more shots still to do. I can offer a two photographer service for a very reasonable upgrade price on any package.

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By Dean Robson – RT Weddings (July 2009) Wedding Photographer for Hertfordshire, Essex and Kent

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2 Comments

  1. Wow! What great photos. Love the picture with her on the floor surrounded by the dress. Nice work!

    Comment by Curtis Copeland — July 29, 2009 #

  2. Some great shots which have really captured the couple & our venue so well.
    We are putting together a wedding brochure & would like to use some of the shots if that is possible.
    Please let me know
    Regards Libby

    Comment by Libby Kitching — March 13, 2010 #

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