Gherkin Wedding Photos

Gherkin Wedding Photos

Gherkin Wedding Photos – Jennifer & Alex’s Fantastic Day

Jennifer and Alex asked me to take their Gherkin Wedding Photos after their friends recommended me.  I was excited to do it, as despite shooting weddings all over London, I had never visited the Gherkin.  Alex and Jennifer wanted natural, storytelling coverage that captured the feel feel and emotion of the day.  We did shoot a few groups and posed pictures but they were shot really quickly, so they could get back to enjoying the party.

My day started at Jennifer’s hotel with her getting ready.

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Groom arrives for his Gherkin Wedding Photos

The groom Alex arrives with his friends

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The view from the Gherkin is amazing and the children were fascinated with leaning on the windows (while the adults went pale and said – Don’t lean on it!)

The view of Tower Bridge from the Gherkin

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Lucky sixpence

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Guests gathered for a quick drink before heading upstairs for the ceremony in the roof of The Gherkin.

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Jennifer looked amazing as she made her way down the aisle.

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It was downstairs for the drinks reception after the wedding ceremony. Guests were treated to champagne, canapés and a great view.

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The tables were all different landmarks visible from the top of The Gherkin.

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My client’s didn’t want loads and loads of groups and posed pictures, so we did a few simple groups and some stuff with the two of them. Shooting this huge group made my knees knock a little.  Especially as I’m up on table to get this angle and there was only a very tiny barrier which I had to lean over.

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Gherkin Wedding Photographer Gherkin Wedding PhotosLoved the plain background on these images.
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Adore this one. I love the way she is looking at him.

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The couple make their entrance to applause (and loud whistles!)

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Dads speech at The Gherkin

Everyone went back downstairs for the speeches.

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