The Mandarin Oriental is one of my favourite central London wedding venues, so it was a pleasure to be invited to photograph Julie & Gavin's wedding there. The autumnal weather provided an authentic taste of English weather for Julie's American family & friends!
The bridal preparations taking place at the Mandarin Oriental:
Gavin and his ushers arrive at Christ Church in Kensington for the wedding ceremony:
Julie & Gavin laid on an old Routemaster bus to get everyone back to the Mandarin Oriental for the wedding reception:
I love photographing the wedding speeches, so the American tradition of providing an open microphone for toasts is right up my street:
Julie & Gavin's first dance:
Followed by some amazing dancing from their guests:
And finally a few Scottish reels: