March 21, 2014

Kyla and Tom / Engagement Shoot at Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum in Kent

Engagement Shoot

So here we go! 2014 is about to get started for me with my first wedding of this year just around the corner. My first wedding of 2014 will be Kyla and Tom’s. Their wedding is at a venue I’ve not had a chance to shoot at before, Nettlestead Place near the village of Wateringbury in Kent. It promises to be an awesome day, any wedding where the groom and his groomsmen are going to be wearing orange Converse trainers with their suits is totally cool by me!

Kyla got in touch with me a few weeks ago about setting up a pre wedding shoot. Like most of us they were feeling a bit nervous about having their photo taken on their wedding day, so a pre wedding shoot was a good way to just settle those nerves a bit. As I’ve said before on this blog feeling a bit nervous about stepping in front of the camera is a totally normal and natural way to feel, it’s certainly how I felt on my wedding day! We met on what turned out to be an absolutely stunning evening at Bedgebury Forest. It was great to just hang out with these guys for a couple of hours and just take photos and I’m really happy to say that Kyla and Tom aren’t feeling quite as nervous anymore.

Hi Paul,
We’ve just looked at the pictures and they are absolutely stunning! I can barely believe it’s Tom and I! You did such a wonderful job, they are beautiful! I can’t wait until the wedding just to see the lovely photographs!
Thank you so much!
Kyla and Tom 

Kyla and Tom stood together on their pre wedding shoot in a sunlit forest at dusk. Photograph is taken at Bedgebury Pinetum and Forest in Tunbridge Wells in KentKyla and Tom hugging each other in a woodland during a pre wedding shootKyla resting her head on the shoulder of Tom during their pre wedding shoot. Photograph taken at Bedgebury Forest in KentBlack and White photo of Kyla and Tom looking in to each others eyes during their pre wedding photography sessionKyla and Tom holding hands in a woodland areaBedgebury ForestPhoto of Kyla and Tom lit by late evening sun on an engagement photography session at Bedgebury Forest in KentPhoto of couple on pre wedding shoot holding handsPhoto of Kyla and Tom holding handsKyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-10Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-11Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-12Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-13Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-14Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-15Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-16Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-18Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-19Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-20Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-21Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-22Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-23Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-24Kyla and Tom Engagement BLOG-25

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Caryn Canatella 04:57 March 22, 2014 Reply
Omgoodness these are so gorgeous! That light... sigh!
Mario Colli 08:47 March 22, 2014 Reply
Few frames here drive me crazy. Love the tones :) Well done
damian burcher 11:02 March 24, 2014 Reply
Lovely set, great posing, love the one with the lens flare right above them.
Adam Ward 11:22 March 24, 2014 Reply
Such a moody set of images. So many good ones but that sunflare shot is crazy.
Scott Wilson 13:29 March 24, 2014 Reply
Great set of images, love the lens flare on that kissing shot.
tobiah 13:35 March 24, 2014 Reply
love the mood in these photos. the sun flare is brilliant and the couples style is perfect
heather nan 16:07 March 24, 2014 Reply
Wowzers. So, so pretty.
caroline 16:55 March 24, 2014 Reply
love these! such a beautiful locations and that light is to die for. nice work.
Kat Forsyth 18:22 March 24, 2014 Reply
Eeek, the pretty, pretty light! Magic! I love the intimate feeling you captured here.
Sachin Khona 08:03 March 25, 2014 Reply
insane spot. insane light. dope frames.
Darren Gair 09:19 March 25, 2014 Reply
Excellent work Paul, really natural set in an amazing setting.
Kat 12:14 March 26, 2014 Reply
Beautiful. Love the intimacy of this shots. Gorgeous light.
Tracy Morter 19:09 April 4, 2014 Reply
That beautiful soft light and the straightness of the trees wonderfully frame Kyla and Tom!
Britney | Turn Loose the Art 04:47 April 18, 2014 Reply
Killer flare shot! Love the dark and moody tones here.
Ruben Nunez 07:50 May 1, 2014 Reply
Wow, what an awesome location, and your light is incredible! Beautiful work!

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