From the Archive: Emma + Mike

On winter day like today, let’s have a look at hot summer wedding! This was a wedding I’ll never forget. I absolutely loved it!! Emma and Mike’s reception venue was safely one of my favourites. Purely because they built it from the ground up. They hired Tepees and made their own venue in a fieldContinue reading “From the Archive: Emma + Mike”

How I dress for a wedding

So, let’s go back to my first wedding. It was April 2014, I was in Next, and I was panicking that I didn’t have anything to wear. I had 4 staff members giving me various options and I was declining them all. I had watched YouTube videos, scoured many articles on the internet to noContinue reading “How I dress for a wedding”

Highlights of 2015!

Well, what an incredible year! 2015 has turned out to be very exciting for Meg Thornton Photography and it’s all down to everyone who has supported me and believed in my vision as a photographer so a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who has booked me or even just simply liked my page, I reallyContinue reading “Highlights of 2015!”

Why I love this picture…

This is one of my all time favourite pictures I’ve taken so far in my career. Why? Because… The girls were not only bridesmaids, that morning they became cousins and were thick as thieves! This picture was taken when the groom was insisting everyone sing “I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles” during his speech at the weddingContinue reading “Why I love this picture…”

How has Wedding Photography changed in the last 10 years or so?

  In the last ten or so year, wedding photography has definitely changed. Some absolutely brilliant changes, others more concerning. Going back to the late 90s, early 00’s, film was still considered the best way to photograph a wedding. But along came digital which would completely redefine photography. Instead of having to wait for your negatives toContinue reading “How has Wedding Photography changed in the last 10 years or so?”

Why is Wedding Photography so important?

In 2014, the average cost of a wedding in the UK was around £20,000! Some of you are probably thinking “How can you spend so much money on one day?!?” Well quite easily… How does this relate to why wedding photography is important? Because even though weddings are very expensive, I would like to suggestContinue reading “Why is Wedding Photography so important?”

Wedding Photography, how and why?

I know I’ve been somewhat vague with the title. When approaching what I was going to blog about, when I thought of wedding photography in particular, two questions came into my head: Why is wedding photography important? How has wedding photography changed in the last 10 or so years? I’m going to do a twoContinue reading “Wedding Photography, how and why?”