December Brides

Three exceptional weddings in three separately fantastic venues with three soulful couples in late December has cemented resolve at pkstudio3 to keep doing what we are doing and to continue providing a well-honed service that has proved, this year especially, to be immensely satisfying. Combined with the usual challenges associated with the craft, December offered flooding,… Read more »

Sallyanne and Laurence

A few weeks ago we had the pleasure of returning to Borris House to shoot the wedding of Sallyanne and Laurence. A September wedding, and a day that was more like one at the start of Summer with that light starting to turn toward golden shades of Autumn. Borris House is a special venue, one… Read more »

Martina & Greg

Back in July  another love story took us to  Cahersiveen, a colorful gem nestled in the Ring of Kerry and the exact same spot where this story began five years ago. You may say it was destiny that brought Martina and Greg together; destiny disguised as a mutual friend who for years had been trying to… Read more »

From Essex with Love

We captured Nicola and Darren’s wedding on a beautiful, warm July day in the majestic setting of Dromoland Castle in Co. Clare. Originally from Essex, Nicola and Darren had visited Dromoland twice before. A place that had seen their love story unravel and that was tightly entwined to their love for Ireland, Dromland Castle was… Read more »

Paul Kelly Studio3 Photobooth fun

We love to do a Photobooth at weddings. It’s so much fun to see the couple and guests enjoy themselves, dressing up and having some fun. We hope it shines through in our pictures and our brand new video that we created.     

Love across the water at Clontarf Castle

As you probably by now know we’re hopeless romantics and probably one reason we got in to the wedding business in the first place. We’ve recently had the pleasure of shooting the gorgeous couple Zoe and Rob at the Clontarf Castle a 12th century castle with an impressive classic yet stylish interior set in the idyllic seaside village of… Read more »

10 questions to ask your wedding photographer

1. How would you define your style? A great wedding photographer will shoot in a variety of styles. When asked, he or she will be able to explain these in simple terms and be able to show you examples.  Tip: How the photographer answers this question will tell you a lot about his personality and will give… Read more »

Climbing 2,242m to find love

This is an Italian-Irish love story (and you know how we at Paul Kelly Studio3 love romatic love stories). Catherine and Barbato met in 2010 after an early morning hike 2,242m above sea level, at the top of La Meta, in the beautiful Abruzzo National Park in Italy. The name of the mountain translates as ‘the… Read more »

Walking down the aisle in Trinity College

We have to admit some weddings are just so much fun to shoot and be part of. Avril and Austin’s wedding in August was definitely one of them. Such a lovely and fun couple who had the ceremony in Trinity College followed by a lovely reception in Marquees among the beautiful Wicklow countryside.    … Read more »

Catherine and Rob at the Carton House

It was yet another fabulous sunny day at the Carton House, Kildare for the special day of Catherine and Rob. We loved working with the couple and it was very clear how very much in love.they are. Rob swept Catherine off her feet with a Hollywood style kiss surrounded by a magnificent garden with the historic… Read more »