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Nicola + David wedding video The Langham blog

Nicola + David wedding video The Langham blog

Nicola and David were joined together in holy matrimony on 31st December 2015. The backdrop for their exquisite wedding video The Langham: The Langham London. The world famous cocktail bar and cellars has been hosting guests since 1865.While the ladies primped in the bridal suite, the gents greeted the plethora of guests arriving. Once they sealed their vows to love and cherish one another for the rest of their lives, they sealed it with one happy kiss and were on their way to celebrate with friends and family. Nothing quite sums up their love than when David had to hold back tears in the plethora of “”Wow” being the only word to sum up how beautiful his bride Nicola truly is! This wedding was one fun day to remember. Especially when the ring bearers came down the aisle wearing signs: Uncle David…Here comes Auntie Nic Nic. One of the most fun facts about this family: The Father of the Bride is famous Arsenal footballer Brian Talbot. Who happens to be the Groom’s football hero. When David was young, he had his poster on his childhood bedroom wall and grew up to marry his beautiful daughter. The guests gathered for a traditional champagne reception and were entertained with card tricks and caricature portraits while Mark Seymour photographed every loving moment! The reception dinner was full of live music, pink lights, and a whole lot of sparkle. We truly loved being a part of this very elegant affair.

Thank you, Nicola and David! It was a true joy being a part of your special day and helping preserve the memories of the day you said: “I do.” We truly hope every day is just as romantic as the day you joined one another and that you love and cherish each moment from now on!

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Emma + Christian In & Out Club London wedding video blog

Emma + Christian In & Out Club London wedding video blog

Emma and Christian said “I do” on the 25th of July 2015. The backdrop of their spectacularly romantic wedding video: The .In & Out Club London The stunning St James’s private members club is for ladies and gentlemen, and officers of the Armed Forces, which made for one genuinely elegant and regal day to remember. I had the distinct pleasure of filming the eldest sister back in 2014, and will be filming the youngest sister in 2016 – 3 sisters in three years. Like Christian said of Emma, “Perhaps it was always written in the stars.” What a joy to be able to witness and make memories of this special occasion for such a lovely family. The day began for Emma with hair and makeup with her bridesmaids at the gorgeously romantic Dellfield House. With shoes, that glitter from Kurt Geiger, white roses, and pretty dresses all laid out for the ceremony — the ladies spent one luxurious morning together being perfectly pampered. Once Emma was buttoned in her beautiful dress by Sottero & Midgley at Brides of Berkhamsted, all it took was the look on the Mother of the Bride’s face to truly tell everyone how spectacular Emma was going to look coming down the aisle. The happy couple left their ceremony for a reception full of live music, a champagne reception, photography by Philippa Sian Photography and fun had by all. Their wedding was full of elegant romance, every step of the way — from the moment you both said “I do” to the toast from Christian to his bride, guests shared laughter and tears of joy. No one at the wedding could deny this was, is and always will be: true love.

Thank you, Emma and Christian! We hope the rest of your lives together are just as perfect as your wedding day.

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Sara & Simon wedding video

Sarah and Simon wedding video Hayes, 28th of June 2014

It was a typical British summer day when Sara and Simon tied the knot, but rain never put me off creating the best Buckinghamshire wedding video possible and this occasion was no different. Sara was a little late reaching the beautiful Grade I listed St Leonard’s Church in Old Warden and it was a visibly relieved Simon who breathed out as she drew up in a pristine Landaulette driven by White Doves Wedding Cars.

The strength of love and goodwill in the church was palpable. Sara had recently lost her beloved father, John, and it seemed as if the congregation of family and friends were doing all they could to help Sara and her mother through the wedding service. John’s presence was sorely missed but the love he felt for his daughter and future son-in-law was evident in the gorgeous celebration he had helped them to organise. Rain prevented our couple from having the traditional confetti shots outside the church, but they were greeted enthusiastically by their guests as they took shelter in the marquee.

I loved filming this wedding video Hayes. It was a fantastic blend of traditional and contemporary, with a fresh blue and white seaside scheme and simple accessories used very effectively. In a play on their surname each table was named after a fish, nautical bunting added colour to the all-white marquee, and Sylvie’s Cake Creations made a stylish tiered cake decorated with coral and shells. The seaside theme extended out into the grounds where the rain had eased up and guests reclined in striped deck chairs, tucking into ice-cream and fish and chips, playing cricket and making good use of the photo booth and props housed in a vintage caravan.

Congratulations Mr and Mrs Fisher. Thank you for letting me be part of your special day.

Sara & Simon wedding film short edit chapter from Mark Shipperley Films on Vimeo.

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Maria & Don The Honourable society grays inn wedding video

Maria & Don Honourable society grays inn wedding video 1st Feb 2014

February is a pretty slow month socially, and usually fairly bleak in terms of weather. How fantastic, therefore, to have an invitation to forget winter woes and party with close family and friends in an amazing venue in the heart of London! Don and Maria got every detail of their big day spot on, but I got the impression that the ceiling could have fallen in and the catastrophe would have simply rolled over this couple without dimming their delight at being married.

It was a huge treat to make this wedding video Gray’s Inn. The entire day was the perfect blend of occasion and fun. Guests were chauffeured to the venue in an iconic red London double-decker bus which provided a bright splash of colour on a dull day. The Honourable Society’s buildings are steeped in ancient character and added a real sense that Don and Maria were creating their own footnote in history rather than simply tying the knot.

The formality of the Pension Room didn’t stop the ceremony being full of laughter and joy firstly as Maria, looking incredible in a designer wedding dress of pewter lace, was accompanied down the aisle by her sons, then again as the ecstatic bride danced her way out on the arm of her new husband. The sense of celebration continued into the reception with the groom’s sister delivering a witty speech in rhyme before Madhen had guests up and dancing with their energetic choice of music.

In all my years producing wedding video London, the romance and joy of the occasion still has the power to move me. Don and Maria’s happiness was shared by their guests who took genuine pleasure in seeing this couple affirm their love for each other and their families. It was a privilege to have been involved in such a wonderful day.

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Jess & Jason Waldorf Astoria Jewish wedding video

Jess & Jason Waldorf Astoria Jewish wedding video

The historic Waldorf Hilton London hotel for your wedding or special event, and recreate the glamour and grandeur of twenties jazz-era grand balls, with a luxurious banquet in the historic Palm Court, or the adjacent Adelphi Suite, an extraordinary venue which we had the pleasure of filming this Waldorf Astoria Jewish wedding video London for Jess & Jason in Oct12 this was the dance rave at the end.

Jess & Jason Waldorf Jewish wedding video highlights from Mark Shipperley Films on Vimeo.

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Jewish wedding video waldorf astoria

Jewish wedding video dance Waldorf Astoria

The historic Waldorf Hilton London hotel for your wedding or special event, and recreate the glamour and grandeur of twenties jazz-era grand balls, with a luxurious banquet in the historic Palm Court, or the adjacent Adelphi Suite, an extraordinary venue which we had the pleasure of filming this Jewish wedding video Waldorf Astoria for Jess & Jason in Oct12 this was the dance rave at the end.

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Leora & Ari Jewish wedding video The Riverbank

Leora & Ari Jewish wedding video The Riverbank, 2nd January 2011

Leora arrives in style at the Riverbank Plaza Hotel London.

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Leora & Ari Jewish wedding video London

Leora & Ari Jewish wedding video London, 2nd January 2011

I filmed my first Jewish wedding early January at the Riverbank Park Plaza Hotel London, and at the family home. What a wonderful fast paced day, everyone was so friendly and helpful.

I filmed my first Jewish wedding early January at the Riverbank Park Plaza Hotel London, and at the family home. What a wonderful fast paced day, everyone was so friendly and helpful.