H N Photography.Uk
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We love photography. Capturing raw emotions, true love and once in a lifetime moments. Every wedding is as unique as you are.
Pricing & Costs
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Products and Services
Bridal Prep Shots
Digital Editing / Airbrushing
Flexible Hours on the Day
Images on DVD
Images on USB
Large Group Shots
Personal Online Gallery
Pre-Wedding Venue Visit
Second Shooter Available
Stay Through Dancing
Stay Through Speeches
Reportage / Documentary
Traditional / Classic
We are Helen and Noel. A married couple based in Braintree, Essex who share a passion and enthusiasm for photography. We have been members of a camera club for several years actively participating in competitions across the region. After being requested to supply the photography for both friend's and families weddings and events, we were encouraged to start our photography business. Having researched the current market we discovered that it is possible for us to provide a high quality service without it having to cost the earth. Also, we have found that every wedding and event is different, and therefore we tailor the photography around you, and your special occasion. Our coverage is currently Essex and the surrounding counties, although we are happy to negotiate on any location. Your special event is important to us and unique to you. Memories are priceless moments, and two photographers can be in two places at the same time, thus ensuring more treasured memories are captured. We combine reportage and traditional/formal photographs to give you the best of both worlds. This allows you to enjoy your time with family and friends without the need to stand posing endlessly. Every effort is made to use natural light in our images as this compliments you, your guests and the venue. However, in some circumstances diffused flash may be necessary. All the photographs are studied and processed to a very high standard before being transferred onto DVD, USB Flash drive and personal website. Weddings, events and portrait photography Lower, affordable prices, does not mean lower quality.
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Noel or Helen
If you'd like to check our availability for your day, please contact us here. We would love to hear all about your wedding plans!
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Sarah & Phil
Married in July 2018
Helen and Noel photographed our wedding recently and they were absolutely brilliant, they were really helpful on the lead up to the day making sure they checked all our v...
Wendy & Gareth
Wedding: June 2018
Oh boy do you guys earn your money - wow!
Oh boy do you guys earn your money - wow! They are just magical, you two have captured the magic of the day and some of my most favourite are of Wendy's parents - love, l...
Wendy & Gareth
Wedding: April 2018
These two are top of the list for future events.
Mum of the bride here. I cannot say with enough words the fabulous effort that Noel and Helen put in to make everyone feel calm and relaxed being under the camera. They u...
Wendy & Gareth
Married in April 2018
perfect and unobtrusive
The BEST couple to photograph any occasion, perfect and unobtrusive to us and guests. Helped make our special day go without any hiccups and the results are stunning. A d...
Natasha & Lee
Married in June 2018
We are blown away by the photos
Sorry it’s taken me a few days to send this but I wanted to send a quick note to say thank you so much for everything you have done for us. We are blown away by the phot...
Katie & Sean
Married in May 2018
We loved the photos & slideshow, thank you!
We loved the photos & slideshow, thank you! We watched it the night after you came over & we cried! Was so lovely seeing it all again & remembering all those happy memori...
What is your most memorable wedding?
They are all memorable in their own ways, no one wedding is more special than another
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Friendly, unobtrusive, professional, natural, creative
What about your business are you most proud of?
Our ability to be professional, but still remain friendly and approachable.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Do what you can to accommodate your guests, but don't try to please everyone, otherwise you will end up with a wedding day that is nothing like you dreamed of or wanted. Stay true to yourselves and your wish list.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
An initial no obligation meeting to discuss requirements and show what we can provide to create a package individual to the couple. If happy, we then take a deposit to secure the date and sign contracts. A first detail meeting to start getting a basic idea of the format and timings for the day. Then a venue visit with or without the couple to assess lighting and best places for photographs. A final meeting two to four weeks before the wedding to finalise all the timings and collect final payment (if necessary). Attending the rehearsal if a church wedding. In between all this numerous emails between ourselves and the couple, specifically the bride to get dress details without the groom becoming aware of how she will look on the day to keep it a wonderful surprise for him on the day.
What is the No. 1 photo that you think every couple should take?
Since all couples and weddings are different, photography for each event is different. We do not have a set photo that is a must, we have many general ones we will take, but each wedding is individual and this is reflected in the photographs.
What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?
Do not panic ! We carry a large number of umbrellas in a multitude of colours, so as long as people are willing to be outside we can still get some amazing, fun photographs with the added injection of colour from the umbrellas. The venue or church are also usually decorated beautifully, so if indoor photographs are a must, there is still always a good background to utilise. If it is a summer wedding, the chances are it will only be a passing shower and we can always do outdoor photographs a little later if preferred by the wedding party.
Bridebook Special OfferAre you getting married this year and still looking for your photographers? If so, we are offering a special discount for all remaining available dates in 2018. All our packages include: *Meeting(s) with yourselves to discuss your day in detail *Venue visit for light tests and location ideas *Two Photographers *All travel as necessary *A personalised USB pen with all processed images in a mini photo album containing 10 photographs. *A photo DVD and slideshow DVD in a presentation case *Online gallery with password protected download area *THE SPECIAL OFFER* 25% discount on website prices for all NEW bookings. Just quote code HNP252018 to receive your discount. Available dates: Saturday 8th September Sunday 9th September Sunday 30th September Saturday 13th October Sunday 28th October Saturday 3rd November Sunday 4th November Saturday 10th November Sunday 11th November Saturday 24th November Sunday 25th November