“Edinburgh Zoo” Wedding : Victoria & Alex

More adventures in “blogland” today guys and you know when you hit November you’re pretty much in the home straight as far as wedding season is concerned – just the two in November for me last year but what brilliant days they were … and very different too!

So, for the first then, I was back at the wonderful Edinburgh Zoo to shoot Victoria and Alex’s big day. The guys had travelled all the way over from Massachusetts with their close family and friends to celebrate in Scotland’s capital, and what a glorious day we got too – blazing sunshine all day long … probably as good as you could get for November … especially in Scotland!

When I tell people that I’ve been shooting a wedding at Edinburgh Zoo, there is sometimes a reaction of bemusement, as of course it’s not your typical wedding venue, or is it? So here’s the thing, tucked away at the back of the zoo, up the hill (the steep hill), is the very fabulous Mansion House which is very much indeed suited for weddings … such a fabulous setting! And then you also have the bonus of being able to get out and about around the zoo for pictures with the animals … always a wee challenge as naturally they never play ball and pose to order!!! But good fun trying though … and we did get some including, luckily, the giant pandas before they headed off back to China a short time after.

What a fabulous day all round and, as usual, I’ll leave the pictures to tell the story of the day.

Victoria & Alex, thank you very much for choosing me to shoot your amazing wedding day! Here’s a few of my own favourite shots which I hope you all like.

Please do leave a comment though … it’s very much appreciated 🙂 – there’s a comment box right at the end of the pics!

On with the pictures …

Cast List!

Videography : The Taylors | Hair & Make-Up : LA Make-Up & Hair Design | Dresser : Don’t Stress The Dress Ltd. | Celebrant : Maureen Kettle | Dress : Boutique Leslie Bridal | Suits : Indochino | Cake & Flowers: Save The Date Collective

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