Purple Rose Photography
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Purple Rose Photography is based in Milton Keynes and offers wedding, engagement and family photography. Working closely with you to plan your day we aim to provide a personal service.
Products and Services
Bridal Prep Shots
Digital Editing / Airbrushing
Images on USB
Large Group Shots
Second Shooter Available
Stay Through Speeches
Reportage / Documentary
Traditional / Classic
Pricing & Costs
- Our most popular package covers bridal prep through to the first dance. This allows the photographer to capture all the excitement and details of the day. All images from the day are digitally enhanced and provided to the couple on a USB. Additional USB's, prints and albums can be added to create your bespoke package. We aim to capture candid moments of the day as well as the wow photos you will want to display. Purple Rose Photography has a friendly approach to photography and hope by the end of the day you will feel like you had an extra helping hand at your day. We aim to talk to our couples throughout the process from booking up until the big day. Our most popular all day package includes an engagement shoot which gives us the chance to get to know each other and get you comfortable in front of the camera before the big day. Something we feel is vital to produce images you will treasure. All our packages can be adjusted to your individual needs so if you don't see exactly what you are looking for please do ask, we rarely say no.
Experience# Of Weddings HostedBetween 10 and 30# Of People In Team1Public Liability InsuranceYes
Location & Contact Details
What is your most memorable wedding?
I worked at a Slovenian wedding. The day can only be descrbed as organised chaos but in a good way. The whole day was treated like a party, the couple had a marching band to keep everyone entertained and ended the day with a 20 minute first dance. They just kept going. The family and guest's were amazing, always singing and genuinly enjoying the day. Its always the people to me that make a wedding, where ever the wedding is as long as the guests are enjoying it you have a fantastic day.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Friendly Fun Relaxed Helpful Natural
What about your business are you most proud of?
The relationships I have built with my clients
What is your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Make sure all they key people have a copy of your plan
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
I worked at a wedding where the grandmother made the cake, she had put so much thought and effort into it and the bride cried when she saw it. It was beatuiful with carefully indiviudally made flowers curling round.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
After your first inquiry I will arrange a meeting with you. If it is not possible to meet in person we will have a chat on Skype or over the phone, whichever you prefer. It's important to me that we meet up and talk to see if we all get along as whoever you choose you will spend a lot of time with. We will discuss your day, any plans already made, the must-have photos and answer any questions you have. If you are happy and wish to book we will go ahead and secure your date with a deposit and I will provide you with a receipt and contract. As your date approaches, I will send you a questionnaire. Don't worry it's not huge! This outlines all the key shots you want for example any group shots, if you have anything unusual planned that I should be aware of and allows us to look at your time plan for the day and make sure there is time for all your desired photos while still letting you have plenty of time to relax and mingle with your guests.
What is the #1 photo that you think every couple should take?
What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?
Umbreallas, wellies and a willingness to trust me
Describe how you got into photography.
Photography was always a part-time activity for me, it gave me the creative release that my work as a petrochemical engineer did not allow. After 12 long years, redundancy gave me the opportunity to pursue photography full-time. I’ve not looked back since. I have worked alongside and trained with various incredibly talented photographers and will continue to train and attend workshops and seminars to develop my work. I truly believe that we never stop learning. Whilst not perhaps apparent at fist my engineering background has helped me immensely. It taught me basic angles, light and how to control it, planning which is so important on weddings and to cope in a high stress or fast-paced situation, which again weddings can be.