Contemporary and creative wedding photography at Great John Street
We love the Great John Street Hotel and it’s fantastic opportunities for contemporary and creative wedding photography. Located in Manchester city centre, this is the perfect place for a chic metropolitan wedding. This special Manchester venue is listed on our Top 10 Winter Wedding Venues alongside other offerings from Eclectic Hotels.
City wedding photos
Couples getting married at The Great John Street Hotel are perfectly located to get some great urban wedding photography. The juxtaposition between the metropolitan setting and wedding clothes make for some interesting images you cant get anywhere else. It’s always great to see members of the public’s reactions to a bride in her dress. Weddings bring a smile to everyones face.
Manchester City Centre is such a cool place to take wedding photos. There are loads of quirky murals and signs around to make your images really unique. Creating urban wedding images is so much fun, street photography is usually a pastime for photographers and they relish the opportunity to incorporate it into their wedding work. The Northern Quarter is famed for its cool and artistic community and is a great place to try out some more creative wedding portraits.
The importance of planning for great photos
With a venue like Great John Street Hotel you have the whole city centre as your backdrop. This makes planning really important. Shane includes a venue visit as standard in his wedding photography package.Visiting the location before hand to plan where to get great photos is key to getting the best Great John Street wedding photography.
The best photographers will have mapped out where the optimal locations to take pictures are and at what time of day each place is best to go to. There will always be a plan B in case of rain, photographers usually rely on apps to give them really specific percentage chances of rain, you wont get caught out. It pays to choose a really experienced photographer for your Great John Street wedding, it is not a time to cut corners. We have put together some pointers on choosing a photographer to help advise couples.