Andy Sidders Photography
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Andy Sidders is a Bedfordshire based photographer who offers his services throughout the UK. His photos are natural and spontaneous but is happy to accomodate formal shots if wanted.
Products and Services
Bridal Prep Shots
Flexible Hours on the Day
Images on USB
Personal Online Gallery
Photo booth Available
Second Shooter Available
Stay Through Dancing
Stay Through Speeches
Thank You Cards / Photo Stationery
Reportage / Documentary
Pricing & Costs
- Andy Sidders is a wedding photographer based in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire but he will travel to weddings in Herts, Beds, Bucks and London and some which are further afield. Andy is passionate about photography and loves to capture spontaneous and special moments within your wedding. Andy feels privileged to be able to document your special day so that you can relive it forever. Andy's objective within his photography is to capture the happiness, fun and enjoyment of your wedding day in a natural & documentary style with formal shots should they be required.
ExperienceYear Business Was Established2013# Of Weddings HostedMore than 50Public Liability InsuranceYes
Location & Contact Details
What is your most memorable wedding?
My most memorable wedding was Cat & Ed's wedding at Broadhaven Bay in Belmullet County Mayo. It was my first destination wedding and first opportunity to use a beach for wedding photos!
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Beautiful, Natural, Documentary, Photojournalistic, Unobtrusive
What about your business are you most proud of?
I'm proud of the lovely testimonials and reviews that I have received from lots of happy couples.
What is your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
I advise my couples not to plan too many formal group shots. Formal group shots can take up to 5 mins per group as it always takes time to gather wedding guests for the photos. I recommend limiting the group shot list to around 10 groups max.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
My favourite personal touch at a wedding was a wedding cake which truly represented the couple - it was a stunning cake featuring elements of Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones in the design.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
I normally arrange a meeting or Skype consultation to discuss you wedding plans and talk you through my wedding packages and range of wedding albums. Following this if the couple would like to make a booking I require a £300 deposit and a contract to be signed and returned. Some of my wedding packages come with a pre-wedding shoot. This is organised midweek Mon-Thurs closer to the time of the wedding and allows me to get to know the couple so that they can be as relaxed as possible on the wedding day itself - resulting in beautiful, natural wedding photos. After the wedding you will receive your photos in an online gallery typically 4-6 weeks after the wedding day.
What is the #1 photo that you think every couple should take?
The majority of my work is documentary style photography however I would still recommend time is taken on a few portraits with the couple. I aim to keep these as fun and natural as possible.
What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?
You can still get stunning wedding photos on a wet day. A white umbrella for the bride and rainbow coloured umbrellas for bridesmaids can look fab!
Describe how you got into photography.
I was a self employed web designer and wanted to offer an extra service so I started to learn photography. I soon started photographing weddings, sporting events, and gigs and haven't looked back!
Pendley Manor Wedding Show
- 18th March 2018
- The Pendley Manor Wedding Show: 18th March 2018, 11am-3pm. The Pendley Manor wedding show will feature over 30 of the best local wedding suppliers. https://www.facebook.com/events/198994237317294/