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Are you looking for the perfect location for your pre-wedding photo shoot in Cardiff? With so many stunning backdrops in and around the city, it can be difficult to decide where to go. Here are 10 of the best locations for pre-wedding photos in Cardiff.
Cardiff Bay is one of the most popular locations for pre-wedding photo shoots in Cardiff. With its waterfront location and stunning views of the bay, it’s easy to see why. The bay is home to iconic landmarks such as the Senedd building and the Wales Millennium Centre, making it the perfect backdrop for your photos. I's also home to St Davids hotel which is one of my favourite Cardiff wedding venues! A relaxed walk around the bay and is a great idea for a pre wedding photoshoot and has some great architecture and lines that make great background and composition for photography.
Roath Park is always a good one! Located in the heart of Cardiff. It features the iconic large lake, a botanical garden, and a variety of wildlife. The park is a popular spot for pre-wedding photos, as it offers a peaceful and picturesque setting.
3. Cardiff Castle
Cardiff Castle is a stunning medieval castle located in the heart of the city. It’s a popular spot for pre-wedding photos due to its historic charm and beautiful architecture. The castle offers a variety of backdrops for your photos, including the castle walls, the keep, and the castle gardens.
Cardiff City Centre is always good especially the victorian arcades. Coffee and cake shots make great additional details for shoots around here and It can be complimented by a few photos at the Castle opposite too!
St Fagans National Museum of History is an open-air museum located just outside Cardiff. It features over 40 buildings from various periods in Welsh history, making it a unique and beautiful location for pre-wedding photos. The museum offers a variety of backdrops, from the historic buildings to the beautiful gardens. This could be an unusual and quirky backdrop for an engagement shoot !
The Cardiff Bay Barrage is a stunning structure that separates Cardiff Bay from the Bristol Channel. It’s a popular spot for pre-wedding photos due to its beautiful views of the bay and the sea. The barrage offers a variety of backdrops for your photos, from the bridges to the lighthouse.
Castell Coch is a beautiful Gothic Revival castle located just outside Cardiff. It’s a popular spot for pre-wedding photos due to its stunning architecture and beautiful setting. The castle offers a variety of backdrops for your photos, including the castle walls, the keep, and the castle gardens. It's also home to the most expensive wedding reception ever to take place in Wales. This was by Petra Ecclestone, daughter of formula one boss Bernie. The wedding costs were a staggering £12 million !!
Penarth Pier is a beautiful Victorian pier located just outside Cardiff. It’s a popular spot for both wedding and pre-wedding photos due to its historic charm and beautiful views of the sea. The pier offers a variety of backdrops for your photos, including the pier itself, the beach, and the sea.
If you are getting married in Cardiff or just looking for a photoshoot, I'd love to hear from you! Maybe you have your own location that you'd like to try, I'm always up for new places and ideas for photography shoots! Why not get in touch and book a one hour pre wedding photoshoot ?