gay, lesbian, LGBTQ+ and same-sex wedding & elopement photography

same-sex wedding & elopement photographer based in glorious Wales

Same-sex weddings in the UK


Hey there! Are you looking for a gay, lesbian, LGBTQ+, and same-sex friendly wedding & elopement photographer?

You’ve come to the right place!

I’m Babs – an all-inclusive UK wedding & elopement photographer based in glorious Wales. I’m here to photograph same-sex wedding days and help gay & lesbian couples just like you plan their dream elopement day in Wales & beyond!

Snowdonia Wedding & Elopement Photographer

same-sex weddings in the uk

What could be more romantic than a *Just Us* lesbian wedding ceremony or a meaningful same-sex elopement in a breathtakingly beautiful spot? Thinking of extending your same-sex wedding day into a full-on fun weekend in Wales? Simply kick off your LGBTQ+ wedding with a romantic picnic on a beach or hike up a Snowdonia mountain on a Friday afternoon, then spend the rest of the weekend making memories. Book one of these 10 perfect love shacks in North Wales you’ll never want to leave and kick off your unforgettably romantic wedding getaway with a couple of glasses of champagne in the outdoor hot tub on arrival. Simply pack a blanket and bring a few nibbles or sandwiches if you fancy a casual picnic on your lesbian elopement wedding day in Wales. Or (safely!) cook a meal on a gas stove if you’re feeling a little more adventurous. Champagne optional!

just us lesbian wedding

Location is key! For epic backdrops in your same-sex wedding or elopement photography let me help you find beautifully secluded spots in Snowdonia with breathtaking views. As much as Snowdon was the perfect choice for Lou & Anna’s surprise proposal – things can get rather crowded on Britain’s busiest mountain on a sunny summer’s day. And there are so many other remote locations on offer! If a secluded little glacier lake takes your fancy – I’m happy to guide you to some with relatively easy access that haven’t been discovered by the masses yet. It’s definitely worth doing some research if you want to plan a super romantic same-sex wedding or elopement in Wales that’s totally you!

Proposal Photography in Snowdonia
surprise proposal on top of Snowdon
surprise proposal on top of Snowdon
surprise proposal on top of Snowdon

LGBT friendly wedding venues uk

Maybe you already have a gay or lesbian-friendly wedding venue in mind? If you fancy getting married in Wales – on the outskirts of a super charming little Welsh town you’ll find Tower Hill Barns, one of the Top 10 Barn Wedding Venues in the UK and set in the most charming surroundings not far from Llangollen.

It’s one of my favourite wedding venues in North Wales and is licensed for same-sex marriages, civil partnership ceremonies, and celebrant led or humanist ceremonies.

Their super romantic indoor ceremony room is atmospheric and perfect for a lesbian wedding in Wales. If you have your heart set on an outdoor same-sex wedding ceremony – an oak-framed gazebo underneath a historic Railway Bridge awaits! 

gay, lesbian and same-sex wedding & elopement photography in Wales
gay, lesbian and same-sex wedding & elopement photography in Wales

Same-sex wedding planning

Are you in the midst of same-sex wedding planning? You may be wondering which (if any!) traditional elements to keep for your perfect LGBT wedding and how to make your same-sex wedding in the UK oh so you.

Don’t feel you must have a conventional best man/maid of honour/walking down the aisle set-up if you don’t want to! Refer to yourself as Broom or Gride if you’re not keen on the more traditional terms ;)  Your friends and family love you and would not want you to do things just because deep down you feel you have to. So do you! 

what to wear to your queer wedding

Anything goes! Two suits. Sparkly Dinner Jackets. Two white wedding dresses. Bespoke tuxedos for lesbians. Or a groom in a kilt. Some like to dress up, some don’t. If you’re planning on going to a super scenic location after your same-sex wedding ceremony for once-in-a-lifetime photographs you might want to opt for a dramatic big wedding dress. Or go on a bit of hike in something a little more practical which will look equally stunning!

same-sex wedding photographer in Wales

the best places to get married for lesbians

Suggesting some of the best places to elope is pretty easy when you’re a UK Elopement Photographer based in Wales! You may still be thinking you have to run away to Gretna Green but really – the world’s your oyster when it comes to picking the best places to elope in Europe for LGBT couples these days! If you fancy the rugged charm of one of the UK’s last remaining true wildernesses then you should head on over to my Ultimate Snowdonia Elopement Guide to read all about what you can expect here in glorious Wales.

gay, lesbian, and same-sex wedding photographer

I’m a UK Wedding & Elopement Photographer based in North Wales. As a professional Wedding & Elopement Photographer, I know how to capture precious moments perfectly. I’m a hopelessly romantic and know Snowdonia like the back of my hand so if you need someone to be your same-sex wedding or elopement photographer in Wales or help you plan a same-sex elopement as unique as your relationship – contact me!

How to elope anywhere in the UK

I’m an experienced and professional North Wales Wedding & Elopement Photographer based not far from Llangollen in the Clywdian Range. I photograph weddings, elopements, and proposals in the local area and further afield, throughout Wales and the whole of the UK.  I specialise in photographing raw & spontaneous moments – perfect for gay, lesbian and same-sex wedding and elopement photography in Snowdonia. Get to know me a little better by reading all about me

gay, lesbian and same-sex wedding photography
post-wedding adventure by a glacier lake

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