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April 19, 2013 / Centennial Vineyards Restaurant Bowral wedding

Looking for a magical venue for your wedding? Look no further as the Centennial Vineyards Restaurant in Bowral, Southern Highlands is a beautiful venue to host your special wedding day’s reception.

Amanda and Leo did just that. They were married at St Jude’s Anglican Church in Bowral with their reception held at the notable Centennial Vineyards Restaurant.

I love the autumn colours which come out during this time in the Southern Highlands. The Centennial Vineyards wines are renown in the region and the venue hosts weddings all year round.

Amanda and Leo’s wedding was simply amazing. I was honoured to be part of their day and witnessing two lovely people, so in love, stating their vows and exchanging rings.

Amanda is just gorgeous, inside and out. Leo is a charming gentleman. Together they compliment each other so well and I felt like I had known them for years.

We had so much fun. I will never forget what an amazing day it was, capturing those special and funny moments which unfolded.

Thank you for trusting me to capture your special day. And I look forward to working with you both to design a truly gorgeous wedding album which retells your beautiful wedding story.

Venue: Centennial Vineyards Restaurant, Bowral – thank you to the wonderful staff, always attentive.

Flowers: Deborah of Botanic Art Wedding Florist.

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March 23, 2013 / Jolene & Adam| Married | St Francis Xavier Berrima & Sylvan Glen, Penrose

I think most photographers would agree that Sylvan Glen is their favourite venue to photograph in the Southern Highlands.

Jolene Albert and Adam told me they only needed to look at one venue because they fell in love straight away and I can see why! I love this venue. Sylvan Glen is set on 60 acres situated in Penrose in the Southern Highlands of NSW. It has a beautiful guesthouse with so much history, lovely gardens and a function centre equipped for all types of weddings.

The owners and staff of Sylvan Glen are just wonderful, always attentive… no wonder they are always fully booked! I look forward to photographing another gorgeous wedding at Sylvan Glen in the very near future.

Jolene is one amazing person. She has a beautiful effervescent gregarious personality and watching her throughout the day you can see she is loved by all. Adam, a charming respectable young man and who is totally in love with his gorgeous wife.

The whole day went perfectly. It was such a big day for all.

Kat Middleton of About Face Sydney (mobile professional make up artist) and Paula Hibbard (hairdresser) did an amazing job attending to a very large bridal party which also included 4 flower girls and one page boy.

Flowers were from Flowers by Van Til and the delicious wedding cake was by Delaney’s in Wollongong.

The weather was just glorious and sunny. Their wedding ceremony was held at St Francis Xavier church in Berrima.

I had so much fun capturing their special day and as you can see from the photographs everyone had a memorable time.

Thank you Jolene and Adam for trusting me to capture your day – it was such an honour.

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March 18, 2013 / What they say | Studio news

“Bill and I just want to say thank you for all you did to make our wedding day, and the months leading up to it that much more special.

Your experience and expertise with weddings was fantastic, and I really appreciated all you did to help make the day go that much more smoothly!

From the first phone call to enquire you were always available to answer any question, which we appreciated.

The quality of the photos and your ability to capture so many special moments made it difficult to choose favourites!

We would not hesitate to recommend you!

Maggie and Bill”

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February 16, 2013 / Kelly & Tom| Married | Sylvan Glen, Penrose

I love my job photographing weddings. And I must say I am pretty fortunate to meet so many beautiful caring people who trust me to capture their wedding day.

I had the honour of capturing Kelly and Tom’s wedding story which took place at Sylvan Glen in Penrose, Southern Highlands.

And what a day it was!

When I arrived, the weather didn’t look too promising, misty rain, overcast, looked very much like England, quite appropriate for two English people.

But I was optimistic that sometime during their day there will be sunshine, just didn’t know when.

Kelly looked amazing in her wedding gown by ‘Pronovias’ while Tom looked very handsome in a light grey suit.

They are one amazing couple, they are funny, generous and totally devoted to each other, it makes my heart sing with joy to see people so happy with themselves and with the ones they love, cherish and respect.

Their wedding day was SO much FUN. I laughed, smiled but most of all, my heart was happy all day long.

Despite the weather conditions, Donna of Sylvan Glen relocated the ceremony to indoors, which made it lovely and intimate. After the ceremony the glorious sunshine came out from behind the clouds for ½ hour and I made sure that we enjoyed every minute of it until it poured again, but that didn’t dampen the bridal party’s spirits.

Their reception was amazing. The speeches were hilarious, very entertaining.

And to those amazing hosts and staff of Sylvan Glen, you did a magnificent job. It was a pleasure working with you all again.

Most importantly thank you K&T, for sharing yourselves and your day with me, it was SO much fun! xx DW

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November 24, 2012 / Meg & Simon | Married | Holy Trinity Bundanoon & Gibraltar Hotel Bowral

Meg & Simon are warm, generous, funny and totally perfect for each other. I had SO much fun watching them celebrate their wedding day with their family and friends.

I photographed Meg’s brother’s wedding the year before.

Here is a little preview of their amazing day. Thank you M&S for a brilliant day, trusting me to capture this very special moment of your lives. xx

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