Tom & Caroline ARKELL Wedding Day

April 24, 2016  •  1 Comment

Your typical Cotswold Wedding
On the morning of 23rd April 2016 in the tiny Costwold village of Temple Guiting, Tom and Caroline are to get married in this beautiful location at 2pm St Mary's Church

St Mary's Church, Temple Guiting, Aerial photography by The Picture TakerSt Mary's Church, Temple GuitingAerial photography by The Picture Taker

Being passionate and living in the Cotswolds myself, I was delighted when asked to photograph this wedding.  At 11.30 I arrived to take a few shots of the bride getting ready.  I was welcomed with a cuppa in a totally relaxed atmosphere. We couldn't have wished for better weather with bright sunny spells and scattered clouds making it perfect for picture taking.


Caroline looking relaxed!

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As well as capturing the bride, I walked down the road to see what the boys were up to too!

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By now, I think the nerves were setting in, so I left the boys alone for a while and went across the road to the Church to take a few shots inside.  It was 13.27 and people started to gather around the entrance of the Church.

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It was back to the boys to get a group shot then back to the Church to capture guests arriving.

Finally, as far as preparations go, we wait for the arrival of the bride as the Church now has its full congregation.  

The bride arrives in a navy blue Rolls Royce with her father Tom & Caroline Wedding-1119Tom & Caroline Wedding-1119

The Wedding Breakfast was held at another location "Stanway House" in the old Tithe Barn.

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This is a view of the house and grounds


If you attended the wedding and want to see all the photos then please get in touch with Tom or Caroline


I hope you all had an amazing time and a big congratulations to Tom & Caroline!








Val Hughes(non-registered)
Thank you so much for the amazing photographs you took at Tom and Caroline's wedding.
Your attention to detail and at the same time, your relaxed attitude and patience helped put everyone at ease.
It was such a happy day and you have managed to capture the mood in the posed shots as well as the 'ad lib' ones.
We are certainly spoilt for choice.
Thank you again
Val (Tom's mother)
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