Wedding photography at Faenol Fawr, Bodelwyddan

Gemma and James were married on a Spring day at Faenol Fawr near Bodelwyddan. Faenol Fawr is a glorious Tudor manor house, steeped in history, and made an exquisite backdrop to the wedding. We were asked to create natural and relaxed pictures that reflected the couple's personalities, alongside a wide range of family groupings to ensure that everyone particpated in the day.

We had a look through the photos last night and we absolutely love them! Thank you!
— Gemma & James, married in Bodelwyddan

Here's just a few of the images we created for the couple:

Smiling together for the Stroke Association!

Raise funds for the Stroke Association Wales by booking one of our limited edition mini sessions


The theme of these fundraising mini sessions is 'Smiling Together', reflecting the importance of loved ones' support to people who have suffered a stroke. Portrait photography sessions are the ideal opportunity to capture the love of your family or friends (including four-legged friends!).

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These limited edition mini sessions will be held on Friday 6th and Friday 13th of April. 100% of the £35 fee will be donated to the Stroke Association Wales.

Booking a £35 mini session saves you £80 on our usual prices and gives you:

  • A 30 minute photography session at at our fabulous studio in Llandudno for up to six people or pets
  • Your three favourite images from the photoshoot as full resolution digital images, ready for you to print and share
  • Simple editing to get rid of any blemishes, runny noses or scuffed knees
  • A copy of our exclusive PDF booklet 'Preparing for a Photoshoot'
  • The opportunity to support the Stroke Association Wales via the whole of your £35 fee!

Places are limited, so make sure you book yours today. Call us on 01492 339 681 or book online using the button below.

The Stroke Association is the UK's leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke. The charity delivers stroke services across the UK, campaigns for better stroke care, invests in research and fundraises to expand its reach to as many stroke survivors as possible. Find out more here.

Apply now for Fundraising Fridays

We're delighted to announce the launch of our new charity initiative, 'Fundraising Fridays', and we're inviting local charities to sign up. On Fundraising Fridays, usually the first Friday of every month, the studio will hold mini portrait sessions in aid of a local charity or fundraising scheme.

   A four-legged model raising funds at our dog portrait mini sessions for the Dogs Trust

A four-legged model raising funds at our dog portrait mini sessions for the Dogs Trust

How will it work?

We will close the studio one Friday every month to leave the entire space free for the charity mini sessions. Members of the public can book one of the half hour portrait sessions, which will run throughout the day. Each Fundraising Friday will have a theme; we’ve got plenty of ideas from Disney princesses to pet portraits, so we’ll work with each month’s charity to find a theme that suits their cause.

How much will the charity receive?

100% of the fee from each session is donated to that month’s charity, along with 25% of any subsequent print or canvas sales and 50% of any digital image sales. So, with an average mini session fee of £40, if we can get 10 sessions booked through the day that gives a total of £400 before we even start on any subsequent, add-on sales.

What will the charity have to do?

What's really important is that the charity helps us to promote the mini sessions to their supporters. Otherwise, the mini sessions might not be booked up: our own followers on social media are highly engaged but aren't always interested in supporting a particular charity. So to get the sessions booked, it's imperative that the charity uses their own contacts, social media and email list to get the word out.

Apart from that, the charity can be as involved as they want to be. We can discuss themes, but there's no other major tasks apart from getting the message out to the charity's supporters.

How does a charity enter?

Any registered charity can apply to take part in Fundraising Fridays, apart from political charities. We are also happy to consider good causes who are currently carrying out crowdfunding. Applicants will be picked from our competition trilby at random and unsuccessful entrants can opt to be included in the draws in future months. Simply complete the form below and we'll enter you into the next draw(s).

Apply for Fundraising Fridays here

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