ALTERNATIVE Chester wedding photographer

In the heart of Chester, amid the grandeur of the Opera House, a love story unfolded, and its chapters were written in pearls, gemstones, and the sweet melody of a personalised song. Rachel and Jamie's wedding day was a vibrant tapestry of love, style, and unique moments that celebrated their journey together.

Bridal prep at own home, relaxed and having fun
Popping chamgpagne on the wedding morning
Bridal bouquet
Page boys outfit hanging in his nursery

The Bride's Style

Rachel, a gem industry professional with an eye for elegance, dazzled in a cute short shirt dress, paired with the iconic Jimmy Choo heels. Her Sacaria pearl shoes and the cutest Dolce and Gabbana bag added a touch of sophistication to her ensemble. Being a connoisseur of jewels, Rachel ensured that her personality shone through with a stunning necklace, bracelet, and earrings, each piece telling a story of its own.

Jimmy choo pearl wedding shoes with a chunky heel
Relaxed shirt dress as the brides dress
Bride putting her shoes on before getting married
Bridal portrait

Getting Ready at Home

The couple, surrounded by their closest friends and family, started their day at their beautiful home. The morning was an oasis of relaxation, champagne toasts, and the warmth of love. Before catching the first glimpse of each other, the decision was made to capture the magic in the windows of their home. The resulting images were nothing short of enchanting, a prelude to the day's unfolding beauty.

Groom getting ready at home in Cheshire
Groom putting on tie
Relaxed wedding morning with nearest and dearest
Relaxed bridal first look with mum and best friends
Bride and groom before first look

The Grand Entrance

Making their way to the Chester registry office in style, Rachel and Jamie turned heads in a beautiful green vintage convertible. Taking the time for some shots with this classic car added a vintage charm to their wedding album, setting the tone for a day filled with timeless memories.

Bride and groom arriving for wedding in cool vintage car in chester
Couple portraits before the ceremony
Cool couple getting hitched in Chester

A Stroll Through Chester

After a heartwarming ceremony, the newlyweds took a leisurely stroll through the historic streets of Chester, capturing portraits that reflected the love and joy radiating from their smiles. Their journey led them to The Opera Grill, where a shower of confetti welcomed them, creating a picture-perfect moment to be cherished forever.

Post ceremony portraits walking through Chester
Chester city centre couples wedding portraits
cool couples portraits in Chester

Musical Moments

The day was not just visually stunning but also a symphony of music and personal touches. Sing-alongs with friends and a heartfelt, personally written song by Jamie for Rachel added a musical backdrop to the celebration. Their first dance to this bespoke melody was the absolute icing on the wedding cake, a moment that resonated with the couple's unique love story.

Candid drinks reception moments at Opera Grill Chester
Documentary wedding photography in Chester
The natural laughter of the mother of the bride
Wild first dance where the groom wrote a song about the bride

Rachel and Jamie's wedding day at the Opera House in Chester was a blend of style, love, and personalisation. From the carefully chosen outfits and accessories to the intimate moments captured at home and on the streets of Chester, every detail reflected the essence of their beautiful journey together. The celebration was a testament to the couple's unique bond, creating memories that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Opera Grill Chester, drinks reception