A Fairytale Wedding in Lincolnshire

Beautiful Burghley House wedding photography to share with you this week. Possibly the grandest venue I’ve ever worked at, Burghley House is a majestic country estate in Lincolnshire. It looks like something from a period drama. Think Downton Abbey, Pride & Prejudice, Hogwarts…!

Pippa & Steve celebrated their marriage at Burghley House on a crisp autumnal day. Although I love summer weddings for the bright sunshine, there’s something about the quality of light in autumn that really makes the images sing. It was great to ply my wedding photography trade in Lincoln too, such a lovely county & one I’m looking forward to returning to soon!

It’s great working with such a lovely, passionate couple. They clearly mean the world to each other. They’re international too! Pippa is our English rose (who looked simply beautiful, check out her gorgeous dress & veil) & Steve hails from mighty South Africa. I love it when that happens, a fusion of people, cultures & accents (usually it’s just me & my scouse twang, lowering the tone).

A Stately Home Wedding at Burghley House

Burghley House is one of England’s greatest Elizabethan houses, dating all the way back to 1555! Majestic grounds & numerous ornate features made it such a pleasure to photograph. There is a fabulous triple-arched bridge in the grounds which was my favourite part. We did try and get a few photos featuring the roaming herds of deer but I think the sight of my long lens scared them away. Wouldn’t be the first time…

I grabbed a few minutes between the ceremony and reception to capture a few photos of the bride & groom in the last of the evening light. I photograph most of the day naturally as events unfold but I do love these few minutes with the bride & groom to create something more intimate. The image of Pippa & Steve in silhouette against the evening sky has helped me to win a couple of awards too which is fantastic! I hope you enjoy this small gallery of Burghley House wedding photography. Be sure to check out my newly updated portfolio too for more wedding inspiration. Thanks for looking!

wedding dress hanging up
bridal shoes
wedding makeup
bridal bouquet white blue
dress buttoning
cathedral veil
bridal portrait window
bride coming down stairs
bridal party outside church
veil blowing wind
bride & father arriving
groom waiting
bridal party in church
groom and vicar
flowergirl walking up aisle
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bride & father walking up aisle
bride walking up aisle
groom removing veil
bride smiling
bride & groom smiling at each other
groom laughing
exchange of wedding rings
signing of register
church interior
just married
first kiss
groom hugging mother
father of bride
kisses outside church
groom hugs pageboy
grandmother hugging bride
bride hugs pageboy
confetti tossing
groom helping bride into vintage car
Burghley House exterior
bride & groom vintage car
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Burghley House Wedding Photography
Bride & Groom Portrait
bride and groom walking on bridge outside Burghley House
bride and groom silhouetted against sky
Bride and groom walking to vintage car
Burghley House in Lincolnshire exterior shot showing gate
wedding guests walking outside
bride and groom walking hand in hand
young female wedding guest in fluffy coat
bride and groom smiling at each other outside Burghley House
wide shot of exterior of Burghley House
bride walking towards stately home
groom cuddling bride and smiling
bride snuggled into groom near red flowers
Wedding Cake with blue ribbon
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First Dance
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Burghley House Wedding Photography in Lincolnshire by Wedding Photographer Andrew Keher

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