Gillian Cross's Description:

It's your big day! It's exciting and possibly a little nerve wracking! There has been so much time and effort put into making everything special, and I'm on hand to document all of those cherished moments.

My blog is a mix of photographs from an entire wedding, to posts about specific aspects of a wedding day. Things I notice like different ways to display the table numbers.

I'm unobtrusive and friendly, and will blend into the background of your special day.

Recent Updates at Gillian Cross Photography

Photo Friday #109

25 July 2014

This is a great idea no matter what time of year you get married. It can often get really hot in the ceremony room, especially if you are getting married in a hotel or stately home. This couple had put these gorgeous fans on the chairs in the ceremony room so the guests could cool themselves ...

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Thank You Postcards ~ Design 2

21 July 2014

This design uses a square photograph in a portrait orientation with the couple's own message on the back. There is also space to write a personal message if you so wish. Each card comes with an envelope. Click here to see design number one ~ landscape photograph. Gillian.

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Photo Friday #108

18 July 2014

This was taken at a beautiful summer wedding at Crook Hall and Gardens in County Durham. This guest is an artist and I caught her sketching amongst a lovely bed of summer flowers. To see more photos from this wedding please CLICK HERE. Thanks for looking! Gillian.

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Another Newborn Photo Shoot

14 July 2014

After seeing the photos that I took of the last newborn photo shoot, one of my brides from this year asked if I could photograph her newborn niece. Her sister had been a pregnant bridesmaid :-) I was delighted to capture these special, new memories for her. First, a family shot. This saying is ...

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Photo Friday #107

11 July 2014

I absolutely love this shot because it shows the difference in size of each member of the family's hands. It also reminds you of the grip of a tiny baby's fingers on yours and how strong they can be! To view more information about my Newborn Photo Sessions in the North East, please CLICK ...

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Sneak peek ~ Commercial Cake Photo Shoot

07 July 2014

Last week I had the pleasure of photographing some show cakes made by Sandra at House of Cakes. She hires show cakes that are a fraction of the cost of a whole cake to eat and you don't end up with a lot of wasted cake. Here's a sneak peek of one of the cakes - vintage lace. Please contact me to ...

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Photo Friday #106

04 July 2014

I have never seen a bride and groom standing on their chairs at a wedding before. They were enjoying their entertainment which was such a hoot! Gillian Cross Wedding photography in Northumberland

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Daffodils at Doxford Hall ~ A Spring Wedding

02 July 2014

A reference to the parsh of Doxford goes back to 1296 but the hall was built in 1817. Henry Taylor commissioned John Dobson to build one of his finest and earliest houses. The estate passed through many hands with a few interesting incidents - the Brown family of Callaly were forced out in 1900 by ...

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Photo Friday #105

27 June 2014

This is the same groom from last week's photo Friday a bit later in the day. :-) Gillian Cross Photography

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Novotel Summer Wedding Fair 2014

23 June 2014

I'll be exhibiting at the Novotel Kingston Park Wedding Fair this Sunday 12noon until 3pm. Looking forward to chatting about your wedding plans!

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