BRISBANE SMOKED GARAGE WEDDING // MADDELINE + BEN
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by Leanne James
4d ago
Madde & Ben booked me for their amazing Brisbane Smoked Garage wedding after meeting me at a Brisbane Registry Office wedding. This is one venue I hadn’t been to yet, and to say it’s incredible is an understatement! They had an intimate ceremony upstairs at Smoked Garage, officiated by Aynsley Johnson. My better other half, Sean Smith Film Photography came to assist me for the day. We walked through the Valley and ended up at the Storey Bridge for some portraits before making our way back to their venue. Their reception room was incredible, lit by hundreds of fairy lights. It was an incred ..read more
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BRISBANE REGISTRY OFFICE WEDDING // SLOBODA + ALESSANDRO
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by Leanne James
3M ago
I first met Sloboda and Alessandro during a Zoom meeting to discuss their Brisbane Registry Office wedding. They told me they were organising a small, intimate wedding with their closest family. I was excited to be involved, even more so when they told me they were pregnant! We had the best time together when their day arrived at the Brisbane Marriage Registry Office. The three of us then headed to the Brisbane Botanical Gardens for some relaxed portraits. I chose to photograph along the Brisbane River with the Story Bridge in the background. I knew these wedding photos would be the memories ..read more
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The Best Brisbane Wedding Venues – My Top Picks
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by Leanne James
3M ago
Over the years, I’ve photographed at many of the best Brisbane wedding venues, and these are my top picks. Brisbane Marriage Registry Office Since Covid-19, I have been photographing much more at the Brisbane Registry Office. It has quickly become my favourite venue to attend! It’s located on level 32 of the building and has panoramic views of Brisbane, the mountains and the bay. It’s elegant and affordable, and the service from celebrants and staff is fantastic. I have more information about the Brisbane Registry Office on my website here. Brisbane Marriage Registry Office Wedding Photos B ..read more
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Brisbane Marriage Registry Photography
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by Leanne James
3M ago
Since COVID-19, I have noticed couples choosing to have smaller and more intimate weddings, and the Brisbane Marriage Registry Office has become an increasingly popular choice to get married at. I’ve photographed over 30 weddings there, and it’s fast becoming my favourite venue. Here is some advice, tips and tricks to help you plan and navigate your wedding at the Brisbane Marriage Registry Office. You can also find my pricing and packages on my website here. Getting married at the Brisbane Marriage Registry Office The Brisbane Marriage Registry Office is located on level 32 in Brisbane City ..read more
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Wedding photography tips for photographers
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by Leanne James
3M ago
Wedding photography tips for photographers! I’ve been photographing weddings for over 15 years, an average of 20 to 25 weddings yearly. I’ve learnt a lot in that time!  I have plenty of advice on what and what not to do when starting independently.  Here are some of my excellent wedding photography tips for anyone aspiring to become a professional wedding photographer. Create a kick-ass portfolio For me, this one is a no-brainer.  We live in an age where everything is online, and my target market is primarily millennials.  Most people love a one-stop shop, so having a kille ..read more
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Brisbane weddings: 5 tips to prepare!
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by Leanne James
3M ago
Brisbane weddings: 5 tips to prepare! I’ve worked in the Brisbane wedding industry as a photographer for over 15 years now, and if there’s one thing I always say, a wedding day rarely goes exactly to plan. Here, I can help you with five tips to prepare before your big day. Don’t get me wrong; I’m not trying to be a negative Nancy here, but more of a realist.  Let’s face it. If you can prepare mentally for the odd glitch, you’ll be in a better frame of mind if something does slip up on your wedding day.  From my point of view, here are my five top tips that I believe can help you pre ..read more
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How do I choose my Brisbane wedding photographer?
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by Leanne James
3M ago
How do I choose my Brisbane wedding photographer?  First of all – CONGRATULATIONS!  This is where the fun begins, but I know it’s a bit terrifying too.  You’re tasked with planning your big day, and one of those is looking for an amazing wedding photographer. So, how do you go about choosing one?  I try to imagine myself as my future client and consider what I would want in a potential wedding photographer.  Here are some of my tips on choosing the best photographer for you! (P.S. I always tell my clients these things when meeting them for the first time.) LOVE their w ..read more
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THE CALILE HOTEL WEDDING // ANDREW + EMILY
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by Leanne James
3M ago
I met Andrew & Emily recently after they approached me to photograph their wedding at The Calile Hotel in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. They had initially set their wedding date for August 2020, but due to Covid-19, many family and friends couldn’t attend. However, Andrew & Em still chose to get married on their original wedding date. They then chose to have a more significant wedding celebration in February 2022 when all of their loved ones could attend. Em and her sisters got ready in the morning with Rachel from Aurum Bride doing a beautiful job with their hair and makeup. W ..read more
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SURPRISE PROPOSAL AT BEST OF ALL LOOKOUT // SARAH + ALYSE
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by Leanne James
3M ago
I first met Sarah when she asked if I could help her with a surprise proposal at the best of all lookout in Numinbah, NSW. Sarah told me she planned to propose to her partner, Alyse, at a scenic location. We discussed a few locations in the Scenic Rim region and hot air ballooning! Ultimately, Sarah decided on her surprise proposal at best of all lookout in Numinbah, NSW. It’s an hour and a half drive from where we live in Yarrabilba. Sarah had checked it out and sent me photos and coordinates, so I knew exactly where to head on the proposal day. The pictures she’d sent were terrific! Clear v ..read more
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SOMERSET DAM Bebe’s Country Weddings // JASON + RANECE
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by Leanne James
3M ago
I met Jason and Ranece on their wedding day after Ranece had approached me to photograph their Somerset Dam wedding at Bebe’s Country Weddings. Somerset Dam is absolutely beautiful for wedding photography and I was super excited to be photographing at Bebe’s Country Weddings for the first time. Ranece had her hair and makeup done in the morning and chose to get ready at The Church in Somerset Dam. This is an amazing Airbnb property! Their beautiful ceremony was conducted by Ranece’s Dad, Pastor Darrin Parker underneath a wooden arbor in front of Somerset Dam. Once finished, we spent some time ..read more
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