Tuesday, 26 October 2010

Alan and Tessa's wedding day at St Cuthberts Church Lytham

Alan and Tessa choose us to photograph their wedding day at           St Cuthberts Parish Church in Lytham ,after visiting our web site and viewing recent and past wedding photographs.on line.Alan and Tessa, also choose  our musical DVD option wherby we set to music the whole of the wedding day photographs , that is always exiciting, enjoyable and fun to watch over a 30min presentation  via the television.  If fact Alan and Tessa are so happy with the sample they viewed they  have ordered (without seeing their  finish DVD ) 10 extra copies.
Together  with the DVD they are also having a 100 photograph  of their choice designed into a wedding story book   from the "Marrakech" range. a stunning leather album with a narror perspex strip across the book protecting  a widescreen style image

After the ceremony at St Cuthberts in Lytham  Alan and Tessa  had a small selection of photographs by Lytham Windmill  before arriving at The Grand Hotel in St Annes on Sea for their wedding breakfast.

Tessa's  carried a beautiful bouquet from Flower Design of St Annes in hues of purple see Flower Design  blog for all the names of the flowers used together with  the stunning  table decoration  that gave a real wow  as you entered  the Lytham Suite at the Grand Hotel St Annes.

All the photographs from Tessa and Alan's wedding day will be live on the Internet for all family and friends to view and purchase, shortly after they have call by our studio to view  in approx. 21 days.

Monday, 25 October 2010

Kelly and Bob's photographs in the Lancashire Evening Post last Saturday.

Another selection of our wedding photographs from the wedding of Kelly and Bob printed in the Lancashire Post last weekend.

Tim and Gemma's wedding day photoraphs

Tim and Gemma have now collected their wedding photographs from their wedding day at Bispham Parish Church ,followed by reception at The Grand Hotel in St Annes on Sea.
With close to 1000.00  photographs to choice from, they really do a have a task in hand to  choose for their album
Along with our musical DVD option they  have choosen the A3  size wedding story book album when designed and printed this album looks amazing- can't wait to complete

to view click on the image and insert the password.
access is also available via our main site http://www.mikechallinorphotography.co.uk/   clients area

Kelly and Bob's Wedding Day

Bob and Kelly have now viewed all the photographs from their wedding at The Drive Methodist Church St Annes on Sea

To View click on the images and insert the password.

Images are also be available to view and purchase via the main site

http://www.mikechallinorphotography.co.uk/    clients area

Karen and David's Wedding Day

Karen and David have now viewed all their lovely wedding photographs from their wedding at The Parish Church St Annes on Sea

To View click on the images and insert the password.

Images are also be available  to view and purchase  via the main site http://www.mikechallinorphotography.co.uk/  /clients area

Tuesday, 19 October 2010

Darren and Kirsten's wedding day

Darren and Kirsten have now viewed all their  photographs from their wedding day at The White Church Lytham and Lytham Hall  Lytham.
They are now on the Internet, for all family and friends to view and purchase.
To view just click on the image and insert the special word

access will be available later this week via our main site http://www.mikechallinorphotography.co.uk/   / clients area.

Darren and Kirsten will be choosing 100 photographs to be designed into a reportage style wedding album    for information an all aspects of our
wedding photography service please view our main site and look out for the special offers announced each month on our blog/facebook page.
e-mail challinormike@aol.com

Monday, 18 October 2010


DOORS OPEN  10.30.    - 2.30
FASHION SHOW 11.00 & 1.00

Friday, 15 October 2010

Photographs from the HILTON HOTEL wedding Fayre in Blackpool

Last Sunday, we exhibited at the HILTON HOTEL WEDDING FAYRE in BLACKPOOL, the hightlight of the show was without doubt the wedding extraviganza show, featuring gowns by "Catwalk Designer Fashions of Church Street Blackpool  "Ella Grace Bridal" also of Church Street Blackpool, and mens outfits from "Moss Bros of Freeport Fleetood and "Debenhams" of Blackpool.
 The Zeta and Lee Experience  an entertainment team  professionally compared the show

The Royal and the Trafalgar Suites  had over 60  exhibitors, offering to show the latest ideas,and trends for weddings in 2011/12
to name but a few,
Jo Coole- Make Up artist    D G Hair of Blackpool   Stones jewellers of Ltham
 Charlotte Atack saxophonist   Greenhouse Florists of Whitegate Drive Blackpool
Wedding Cars by Clouds  of Blackpool   Cake Creations of  Poulton le Fylde
Heirloom Eggs   Wellness World   Dave Harwood Videos of Blackpool  Float away Balloons
Chocolate Fountain  by  Chocolate Indulgence   The Sweetie shoppe of Lytham

Our Stand  Mike Challinor  Photography    had many  of the popular wedding story books  as well as traditional styled albums for viewing together and the  the new Guest book..
During November we are offering a FREE PHOTOGRAHY SITIING to any couple and a choice of a  guest book, guest signature frame, or framed photograph for £95.00

Our special thanks goes to Jill of Trident Printers  for organising the event and all the admission donations helped the worthy cause of the Lancashire and South Cumbria Kidney Patients Association.
Next show will be 30 January 2011

Thursday, 14 October 2010

Photographs before your wedding day? Christmas Gift. solved.

Have a photography sitting before our wedding day ...  why?
reasons, it will help you relax on your wedding day, as you will be better aquinted with your photographer.
You will also be more comfortable wearing your casual clothes,but most of all it makes some great images  and can be incorporated into  framed photograph , guest books or signature frames on your day
or simply arrange a gift voucher for £95.00 as your wedding gift.
Ideas for presentation,

1/ a solo image  can be used for a signature frame

2/ a selection of images making a memory board image could also be made into a signature frame

3/      11 images could be incorporated into a guest book

4/ A lovely relaxed  informal photograph  supplied framed as a Christmas gift for mums and dads.

During November  we are offering any one of the 4 options together with a photography sitting  at £95.00
gift vouchers to make life easier available.
    http://www.mikechallinorphotography.co.uk/            e-mail challinormike@aol.com

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Wedding photographs from Gemma and Tim's wedding day

First apologies for the delay in blogging this report, but within hours for completing this wedding we boarded a plane to Portugal for a weeks holiday,- it was lovely to have a bit a quality time with our younger daughter Sarah before she returned to her home in Australia-  talking of holidays.Gemma our beautiful bride  of a day is now away on honeymoon with Tim and was to find out the destination of her honeymoon only at the airport. Tim had managed to keep this holiday a secret right up to the last moment.  - how romantic.
We also with be keeping the wedding photographs  under wraps until Gemma and Tim have viewed  over the weekend of 23/24 October, then we will  upload on to the internet for all the family an friends to view.
exact date of release will be announced via this blog

Friday, 8 October 2010

Wedding photographs from Kelly and Bob's Friday Wedding Day

We only meet Bob and Kelly a few times prior to their wedding day, but they are so friendly that we became friends so quickly and really feel that we have known them forever,so it was no surprise that 90% of the wedding guests was made up of friends.
Kelly and Bob choose The Drive Methodist Church, St Annes on Sea for their service and only a short walk away the reception at the Inn on the Prom.

Clouds wedding cars gave Bob and Kelly  a  short ride along the promenade in their beautiful black and cream Rolls Royce "Grace"  with  bridal party in a matching limousine. meeting us on the promenade for some fun wedding photographs.
While the bridesmaids and groomsmen made their way to the reception we had a little time for those extra special photograph of Bob and Kelly .... but you will have to wait until Bob and Kelly return from their honeymoon in Turkey  before you can see all the wedding photographs,
Date of release on to the Internet will be shortly after their return from honeymoon
Watch this space for details.

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Wedding Fair on Sunday.............

If you imagine just a room full of supplier trying to pressurise you into booking services you do not want then think again.

It really is a great way to see a whole range of quality suppliers to get ideas to make your day personal and special.

If your have not already chosen you colour theme then there is usually a display of dresses / mens outfits and sometimes mother of the bride outfits on the catwalk for you to view during the day.

Ideas for everone.

We will be exhibiting on Sunday ( 10 October)  at the Hilton Hotel Blackpool and  on Sunday 24th at The Norbreck Castle
Hope to see you there

Monday, 4 October 2010

Photographs of Matthew and Kathryn in Saturdays Lancashire Evening Post.

Matthew and Kathryn's perfect day ending with a magnificent firework display in the grounds of the Netherwood Hotel at Grange over Sands
All the photographs from the wedding are now on the "Clients area" page of the web site