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Northumberland Wedding Photographer

Are you looking for a Northumberland Wedding Photographer?

Are you looking for a professional photographer to cover your wedding in Northumberland? Hi, I’m Nigel, and I’ve written this guide to introduce myself as a Northumberland Wedding Photographer.

Northumberland Wedding Photography

With over ten years experience I have photographed dozens of Northumberland Weddings. I hope this guide gives you some ideas for your Northumberland Wedding Photography and should you have any questions drop me a line and we can have a chat about your wedding plans.

Northumberland Wedding Photos

A small selection of Wedding Photos captured by me at different wedding venues within Northumberland.

Northumberland Wedding Video

My Wedding Photography Style

Fun and Relaxed Wedding Photographer

My style and approach to Northumberland Wedding Photography is very relaxed and fun. I try to capture your wedding so that it tells the story of your day. Candid moments and a few hero images of you both will make up the majority of your images however I’ll also get any of those must have family photos aswell. Northumberland has some of the best scenary in the country so if you love glorious sunsets and colourful romantic portraits then you are in the right place. Read more about my style over on my ABOUT ME page.

My experience covering Northumberland Weddings

I have captured many weddings within Northumberland at some of the county’s top venues. Countryside manor houses, castles, coastal hotels and more, Northumberland has something for every couple. In my experience Northumberland has some of the best landscapes for dramatic portraits and sunsets to rival anywhere in the world. Even the unpredictable Northumberland weather can have its advantages as its often the case that you get all seasons in one day giving your wedding images a unique and diverse look.

Northumberland Weddings

Northumberland, the northern most county in England, boasts a rich and captivating history that spans millennia. From the ancient Britons to the Romans, Anglo-Saxons, and Vikings, the region has witnessed the rise and fall of empires, the clash of cultures, and the enduring spirit of its people. In recent times it has become one of the country’s most popular destinations for weddings due to the varied amount of venues and locations.

Why Northumberland is a great place to get married?

Known for its stunning scenery, rich history, and warm and welcoming people Northumberland has become well known as a great place to get married, for a number of reasons:

  • The scenery is stunning. Northumberland is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in England, from the rugged coastline to the rolling hills and valleys of the countryside. There are plenty of opportunities for stunning wedding photos and a breathtaking backdrop for your special day.
  • There are a variety of wedding venues to choose from. Northumberland has a wide range of wedding venues to suit all tastes and budgets, from historic castles and stately homes to rustic barns and country inns. You can find the perfect venue to match your style and create the perfect atmosphere for your wedding.
  • The food and drink are delicious. Northumberland is home to a number of award-winning restaurants and pubs, so you can be sure that your wedding guests will be well fed and watered. There are also a number of local breweries and wineries, so you can choose from a wide range of drinks to toast your wedding day.
  • The people are warm and welcoming. The people of Northumberland are known for their friendly and welcoming nature. They will go out of their way to make you feel at home and ensure that your wedding day is everything you have dreamed of.
  • There are plenty of things to do in the area. If you are looking for something to do before or after your wedding, there are plenty of things to keep you entertained in Northumberland. You can visit one of the many castles or historical sites, go for a walk or hike in the countryside, or explore one of the many coastal towns or villages.

If you are looking for a beautiful and unique location to get married, Northumberland is the perfect place for you. With its stunning scenery, variety of wedding venues, delicious food and drink, warm and welcoming people, and plenty of things to do, Northumberland is sure to make your wedding day one to remember.

Best Wedding Venues to get married at in Northumberland

HEALEY BARN

Healey Barn is a popular choice for weddings due to its stunning setting and rustic charm. The venue has a variety of different spaces that can be used for ceremonies, receptions, and other wedding events. Having photographed many weddings at Healey Barn its safe to say that its a venue I know really well.

MATFEN HALL

Matfen Hall is a luxurious country hotel, wedding, spa, and golf estate located in the heart of Northumberland. With amazing interiors and gorgeous gardens Matfen has fantastic scope for your wedding photos. A personal favourite is the Grand Hall Staircase….stunning!

LE PETIT CHATEAU

Located in Otterburn, Northumberland, this luxury French inspired, country manor house is a great example of shabby chic, blended with elegance, nature and beauty. In my opinion the meadow offers some of the best sunset locations in the entire county!!

WOODHILL HALL

Woodhill Hall is a luxurious and elegant wedding venue nestled amidst the picturesque countryside of Northumberland, England. The venue exudes a timeless charm and provides a truly enchanting setting for your special day.

NEWTON HALL

With its breathtaking views of the Northumbrian coastline, its outstanding interiors, and its stunning grounds, Newton Hall provides a truly unforgettable setting for your special day. A wedding at Newton Hall wouldn’t be the same without photos on the nearby beach.

SHORTFLATT TOWER

Hidden amidst the enchanting woodlands and ancient grounds of Northumberland, Shortflatt Tower stands as a magnificent wedding venue, seamlessly blending historic charm with contemporary elegance. The newly-constructed Woodland Suite, offers a contemporary and intimate setting for ceremonies and receptions.

BRINKBURN PRIORY

Brinkburn Priory, with its awe-inspiring architecture, original features, and tranquil surroundings, offers a truly enchanting atmosphere. The priory’s rich history, dating back to 1135, adds to its allure, making it a place of profound significance and sentimental value. The Proriy and Manor House offers a stunning backdrop for photos.

ELLINGHAM HALL

This 17th-century country house, with its tranquil gardens and stunning interiors, provides an unforgettable backdrop for your special day. The famous round window gives a perfect opportunity for couples portrait while the gardens and nearby landscape offer the perfect backdrop for more wedding photos.

DOXFORD HALL

Doxford Hall stands as an ideal choice for couples seeking a truly unforgettable wedding celebration in Northumberland. With fantastic gardens and intimate ceremony room, Doxford Hall has the expertise and facilities to transform your wedding dreams into reality.

HORTON GRANGE

Horton Grange Country House is a magnificent wedding venue, seamlessly blending historic charm with modern elegance. This Grade II listed country house, with its tranquil gardens and new chic barn, provides an unforgettable backdrop for your big day.

ALNWICK TREEHOUSE

Alnwick Treehouse is a unique and enchanting wedding venue that offers a truly memorable experience for couples seeking a rustic and unconventional celebration. Next to Alnwick Garden, this awe-inspiring structure blends seamlessly into its surroundings, creating a magical backdrop for your special day.

BLAGDON PARLOUR

The Parlour at Blagdon is a unique and enchanting wedding venue within the Blagdon Estate just north of Newcastle. This converted smithy provides a rustic charm and offers a picturesque setting for your wedding.

MARSHALL MEADOWS

A stunning Georgian manor house transformed into a luxurious hotel, restaurant, and wedding near Berwick Upon Tweed. Nestled within twelve acres of country grounds and exquisite gardens, it offers a picturesque setting and backdrop.

NORTHSIDE FARM

This family-run farm, with its tranquil surroundings, provides an unforgettable backdrop for your wedding. With rustic charm, restored barn, charming cottages, and lush farmland Northside Farm creates a warm and inviting atmosphere.

THE COMB

The Comb offers a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces to accommodate different wedding styles and preferences. With its Dark Skies Barn and stunning scenery, The Comb is a unique venue which can be tailored to your needs.

CAPHEATON HALL

Capheaton Hall with its imposing stonework, intricate carvings, and original features seamlessly complementing modern touches with contemporary décor. The venue’s harmonious blend of old and new creates a truly unique and memorable setting for your wedding celebration.

SLALEY HALL

Slaley Hall is a stunning Edwardian mansion located in Northumberlan. It is a popular wedding venue, offering a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces for weddings. With a Japanese Garden and beautiful facade the venue has numerous opportunities for photographs

LORD CREWE ARMS

Nestled within the charming village of Blanchland, amidst the breathtaking scenery of Northumberland’s North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is the Lord Crewe Arms. A stunning venue perfect for intimate weddings.

CONTACT ME

If you would like more information on Northumberland Wedding Photography or would like to book me as your Northumberland Wedding Photographer then get in touch and we can get the ball rolling.

Tel: 07903848324

Email nigelplayle@gmail.com