Linden Hall wedding

linden hall wedding

north east england wedding photographer Alan Mason was lucky enough to photograph the wedding celebrations of Nina and Mark at Linden Hall    

Fern florists

fern florist northumberland table decoration

Fern Florists A tale of flowers, giggling bridesmaids, random gatecrashing bluebells . . . I have encountered Fern florists at several weddings over the years, and I’ve always received a happy smile from Julie and Jane. I take such little interest in what the neighbours are up to on my estate, that it’s taken me several years to realise that Julie and Jane live just down my street, about 10 doors away ! The pictures below – were taken at the rather lovely wedding of Christina and Michael at Eshott Hall.         The light at Eshott Hall is …

Matfen Hall wedding package

matfen hall pictures

Amy and Phil, were married at Matfen Hall in Northumberland Above, you see Phil, (the tall feller) and his best man on the morning of his wedding at Matfen Hall. meanwhile, Amy is having makeup applied. I wander about the room, locating good natured children and pretty bridesmaids and strange bouquets made from musical paper . .   The older bridesmaids (not that much older of course) give the little bridesmaids a whirl. Phil discusses the order of the day with the registrar, then hops outside for a picture with his friends. Much merriment and mayhem occurs, little girls descend …

Matfen Hall pictures

wedding night stars

Matfen Hall pictures the wedding of Sue and Mark Sue and Mark were married at Matfen Hall Northumberland. Situated west of Newcastle on Tyne, Matfen Hall is out in the countryside, surrounded by golf course (if you’re into that sort of thing) and has a pretty impressive neo Gothic Great Hall in which to be married. I arrive early and find the girls getting ready, and mark being strangled by a cravat.   Children were in evidence at this wedding, they were well behaved, and totally indulged by the best man (woman). Above, you see high level discussions between Mark, the …

summer weddings

summer wedding north east england

Photographers and painters often talk about light. They mention the quality of light, the quantity of light, and it often seems that they’re talking gibberish. Light is the same wherever you go, isn’t it ?   well . . . not quite . . .   If you imagine that you are on a beach in Barbados, the sun is staring down on  you from a deep blue sky, bouncing off white sand, creating dark shadows and intense colours.   Or imagine that you are standing in the middle of a British town, on a cold day, with an overcast sky, there is …