Category: The Fox and Bear Guide

Bride and her bridesmaids at faenol fawr, denbigh, north wales
The Fox & Bear Guide – The Importance of Picking a Photographer
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chinese bride laughing on her wedding day
The Fox & Bear Guide – Natural Wedding Photos
Natural wedding photography We love it. Unposed, honest, genuine. These days everybody has a camera and photos are being taken constantly. Despite the surge in photo taking it's easy to revert to old habits when a camera is pointed at us. "Say cheese!" "Look this way!" 'Smile!" If you ever hear Dewi say "cheese", something has ...
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Negative space photograph of a bride and groom in front of a brick wall
The Fox & Bear Guide – Photography Myths Debunked
Whenever we meet someone new and explain that Dewi is a wedding photographer, we always get the same questions. There appears to be an engrained belief about what wedding photography is like and how we work. We're here to tackle some of these misconceptions and myths. Myth 1: Group photos take hours We've been guests at weddings ...
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The Fox and Bear Guide – How to Organise a Garden Wedding
We live in the countryside and we love it. Playing in the garden, our daughter is growing up with sheep, cows and even alpaca for neighbours. Anyone who looks through our portfolio can see that we are in love with the outdoors. Gardens are the perfect canvas for a personal and natural wedding, and we just adore them. Yes ther ...
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bride's boots in the forest
The Fox & Bear Guide – Wedding Boots
Wedding Boots With the unpredictable British weather, we will always suggest that you pack a pair of wellies for your wedding day. That way, if the weather takes a turn for the worse, you will be prepared for a bit of mud. Lets face it, they also make for a fun photo. Dewi certainly isn't afraid of a bit of bad weather, and will a ...
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The Fox & Bear Guide – How to start planning a wedding
You've just got engaged; congratulations! Planning a wedding is an amazing and rewarding experience but they are huge, crazy, amazing undertakings and it's pretty confusing to know where to start. Well we've got you covered. Enjoy being engaged. To begin, we'd recommend you check out what our friend Jade has to say about taking a ...
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The Fox and Bear Guide – The Best Wedding Venues in North Wales
So you've got engaged; congratulations! Your thoughts are probably now turning to one of the hardest decisions you'll need to make in the wedding planning process; which North Wales venue to choose. Never fear, we've compiled a list of our favourite venues in the area: Hafod Farm, between Llanwrst and Betws-y-Coed. Best fo ...
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The Fox and Bear Guide – What is a Humanist wedding? – Guest post
We have something a little special today, a guest post from Maxine Beech, a humanist celebrant based in the North West. Wondering what a humanist celebrant is? Well we'll let Maxine explain... One of the best compliments I’ve had was actually from a photographer. After the ceremony he admitted to me that he almost forgot to take ...
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The Fox and Bear Guide – Why have an engagement shoot
Here at Fox & Bear we love an engagement shoot. When we chat to our couples about having an couples session, we are often faced with comments along the lines of "I'm not a camera person" or "why do I need one?". Well we've got you covered and have compiled the best reasons to get excited and book a shoot. Get to know your ph ...
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