confetti shot at a Peak Edge Hotel wedding near Chesterfield and Matlock with big smiles from the bride and groom. A really happy Peak District winter wedding

Peak Edge Hotel wedding in glorious winter

A Wonderful Winter Wedding at Peak Edge Hotel, near Chesterfield   In preparation for an upcoming wedding fair at Peak Edge Hotel, I needed to search for a wedding that I’d photographed there previously. Straightaway I remembered Jemma and Andrew’s lovely wedding and wanted to revisit that wonderful day! Jemma and Andrew chose Peak Edge Hotel…

wedding photography with emotion: a couple look each other in the eyes with joy at their wedding at Hargate Hall near Buxton.

Wedding Photography with Emotion and Joy

Wedding Photography with Emotion and Joy   Beautiful wedding photography can be so much more than producing photographs of set pieces and endless line-ups of family and friends. A photographer with real empathy can, in addition to producing many beautiful set-photographs from a list, go much deeper into your wedding in order to tell the story…

black and white photograph of bride and groom by wedding photographer John Mottershaw

Wedding at The Lee Wood Hotel

A Gorgeous Buxton Wedding at The Lee Wood Hotel   Emma and Stewart’s wedding at The Lee Wood Hotel was particularly lovely. They chose well with The Lee Wood, which fitted their group perfectly and who really looked after them. And what a lovely group of people they were! It all felt very family orientated but…

A newly married couple pose for their wedding photographer in the evening sunshine at Hargate Hall.

Wedding photographer at Hargate Hall

I do enjoy being the wedding photographer at Hargate Hall!  As a wedding venue, this is definitely special. That’s partly because Hargate is in a very quiet rural setting in the village of Wormhill.  It’s not far from the spa town of Buxton in the heart of the Peak District. It’s also not all that far…