Author Archive | Andrew Welford

Nicola Welford makeup artist

Wedding Makeup

A lovely extra Trusting someone with your makeup on your big day is quite a responsibility which is why I am glad to let you all know that my multi-talented daughter Nikki – BA (Hons) in Criminology, and MA in Criminal Justice and Crime Control – is also a fully-qualified makeup artist. So we thought […]

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Group shot of wedding guests from hotel window

Ox Pasture Hall Wedding

Kelly and Vickie’s Civil Ceremony Ox Pasture Hall in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park calls itself ‘the most romantic and magical of wedding venues’, and from our short time there this is probably true. The venue inside and out was exactly as advertised. Getting Ready As always the night before the wedding was spent […]

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Happy newlyweds on Hessle foreshore

Country Park Wedding

The Country Park wedding of Helen and Lee I’ve been photographing weddings and events at the Country Park Hotel since 2010. My first wedding there was an exceptionally stormy day but despite that I still managed to get some great shots with dramatic clouds and the bridge in the background. This time for Helen and […]

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Tom, Andy, and Lee


As well as being a full-time wedding photographer my team and I also provide a wedding videography service called ‘Capture The Moment’. 2004 I first decided to get into filming weddings in 2004 after seeing a lot of home-made and semi-professional wedding videos, many of which were often shaky and poorly edited. I believed I […]

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A Christmas Christening

A Christmas Christening

Mid December 2018 saw us at Hodsock Priory on the border of Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire for the Christmas christening of Danny and Nicole Willett’s 2nd child Noah. For those of you who don’t know Danny Willett is a British golfer from Sheffield. In 2008 he became the number one ranked amateur in the world, and in […]

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Saltmarshe Hall staircase

November Wedding in Beverley

Mark and Emily The autumn wedding of Mark and Emily took place on a unseasonably mild bright and sunny November day at the Victorian Gothic church ‘St John of Beverley‘ which sits on the edge of the Beverley Westwood and just across the road from the North Bar. The North Bar is the only survivor […]

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Wedding at Rise Hall – Karl and Abi

Rise Hall It was such a pleasure to be doing another wedding at Rise Hall, I really love this wedding venue with it’s magnificent grounds and stunning architecture. Wedding’s at Rise Hall are always a wonderful experience for the team and what a fantastic day we all had. Rise Hall is located in a quiet […]

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2016 the year in review

The Year in review 2016 was a great year, I started my professional wedding photography career over 12 years ago, this was a natural progression and a dream come true. I have been able to combine the my love of photography with Art, technology and creating lasting beautiful memories with couples, I can honestly say […]

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Fountains Abbey dream wedding

The year is going quickly, 8 months have passed and it’s hard for me not to mention what an epic year it’s been so far. Lots of great weddings all unique all special. The dreams have come true for so many couples in 2016. One bride in particular the delightful and bubbly Laura who had […]

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