Whitehall Estate Wedding Photographer

Are you looking for a professional Whitehall Estate wedding photographer to cover your big day? I’m Kirsty Mattsson, an award-winning East Yorkshire wedding photographer with experience covering this fabulous wedding venue. You can see some examples of my photography from Whitehall Estate below.

My style incorporates a blend of documentary wedding photography and creative portraiture to give you a set of natural, authentic, and artistic images that tell the full story of your wedding day. I’m not interested in fake grins or posing people. I have a very unobtrusive, hands-off approach to capturing all those moments, details, emotions, and personalities that make your day special to you. With awards in my field and a wealth of experience across various East Yorkshire wedding venues, I would love to cover your wedding day at Whitehall Estate.

Please get in touch for a friendly chat or for further information to be sent.

Whitehall Estate Wedding Photos

Please see examples of my Whitehall Estate wedding photography below. This will give you an idea of what this venue offers and the types of images that could be captured on your day. If you’d like to see more of my work from different wedding venues throughout East Yorkshire and beyond then please visit the portfolios page below.

Planning a Whitehall Estate Wedding?

If you are planning a wedding at Whitehall Estate, please see the Approach page and the Portfolios page for more information or feel free to get in touch below. I’d love to talk to you about your upcoming wedding and see if I could be the photographer for you.

Award Winning Whitehall Estate Wedding Photographer

As a East Yorkshire wedding photographer, I have a documentary style, naturally capturing real moments and emotions without staged posing. I work mainly in Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Cumbria, but I also travel across the UK and abroad, photographing weddings of all sizes, from intimate gatherings to large-scale events.

My photography often features the dramatic landscapes of Yorkshire and other regions of the UK. I love incorporating scenery, colour, and beautiful light into my images to create vibrant modern images that reflect the time and place you were married. I’ll provide some gentle guidance for any artistic portraits, and I’ll happily follow you up a mountain if you have chosen a venue with stunning surroundings. I’ve received several awards and have had my work published my work in various media.

Weddings at Whitehall Estate

Whitehall Estate, located in the scenic surroundings of Hull, offers a uniquely enchanting and picturesque setting for weddings. The grandeur of the estate is underscored by its stellar accommodation facilities, making it an ideal wedding venue that comfortably accommodates both large gatherings and intimate ceremonies. The venue is complete with beautifully furnished rooms that perfectly blend heritage and modernity to provide an inviting, luxurious backdrop. The exquisite facilities and amenities on offer ensure the utmost comfort for all guests, adding to the charm of the occasion. Known for its impeccable service, the estate’s staff ensures every event unfolds seamlessly.0

Primarily, the elegant function rooms at Whitehall Estate are noted for their breathtaking architecture and opulence. These areas can be adapted as per the nature of the celebration, from sophisticated sit-down dinners to exciting, dance-all-night parties.

Coming to the distinctive feature of this venue – the wedding ceremony can be held in any one of their spacious, naturally-lit rooms, each offering stunning views. Alternatively, couples may prefer to say their vows outdoors, in front of the experiential backdrop of blooming gardens and green fields. The immaculate grounds offer expansive, unspoiled views, enhancing the romantic setting. In the planning and coordination of every step, the dedicated team at Whitehall works closely with the couple, aiming to turn their dream wedding into a reality. Overall, the seamless blend of elegance, comfort, and dedicated services makes Whitehall Estate a favored destination for unforgettable wedding ceremonies.

The History of Whitehall Estate

Whitehall Estate, a premier wedding venue located in East Yorkshire’s city of Hull, boasts an illustrious history that extends over several centuries. Its establishment dates back to the Georgian era, and it has since testified to innumerable enchanting wedding ceremonies reflecting different epochs, trends and traditions. Whitehall Estate is renowned for its stunning, picturesque landscapes and meticulously manicured gardens, providing a breathtaking backdrop for couples taking their vows. This popular wedding venue comprises three grand halls, namely the Main Hall, Marvell Room and Sykes Barn, each demonstrating unique architectural charm of utmost beauty and elegance. Serving as a microcosm of Hull’s rich historical tapestry, Whitehall continues to capture the essence of classicism infused with contemporary design. Furthermore, the sprawling luxury estate contains 15 sumptuously appointed bedrooms, ensuring the comfort of wedding guests travelling from afar. While this lavish property brims with grandeur, it retains a welcoming warmth and intimacy, making it an ideal choice for couples seeking a timeless and inviting setting for their special day. Critical acclaim and consistently high regard for Whitehall Estate in Hull signify the prestige and enduring allure that have drawn countless wedding celebrations throughout its long and storied history.

Directions to Whitehall Estate

Whitehall Estate is a renowned wedding venue situated in Hull, East Yorkshire. This captivating location is nestled amidst the rustic charm of England’s awe-inspiring Yorkshire countryside. Its specific location lies in the serene east outskirts of Hull, close to the delightfully scenic village of Skidby. This enviable venue is easily accessible via major transportations, making it a convenient choice for guests travelling from different parts of the country. Enveloped in stunning natural beauty and drawing upon the rich cultural heritage of Yorkshire, Whitehall Estate offers a mesmerising backdrop for weddings, enhancing its reputation as a premium choice among couples seeking a distinctive and unforgettable venue for their special day.

About Hull in East Yorkshire

Hull, or Kingston upon Hull, is a fascinating coastal town located in East Yorkshire, England. Founded in the late 12th century, it strategically straddles both sides of the River Hull at its confluence with the Humber Estuary, bestowing it with notable maritime significance. With a population of roughly 260,000, it’s both admired for its rich historical heritage and embraced for its vibrant and progressive spirit. As a testament to its cultural importance, Hull was awarded the prestigious distinction of UK City of Culture in 2017. The town boasts several leading attractions including the striking Humber Bridge, one of the world’s longest suspension bridges, and The Deep, amongst the UK’s most spectacular aquariums. Furthermore, it is home to several well-regarded museums such as the Hull Maritime Museum, which chronicles its seafaring past, and the Wilberforce House, the birthplace of the famous abolitionist William Wilberforce. The town also has a proud sporting tradition, hosting two professional football clubs and a top-rank rugby team. Its thriving music, arts scene, and burgeoning reputation for gastronomy add another layer to its appeal. Excellent educational institutions such as the University of Hull, renowned for its research and innovation, significantly contribute to the town’s appeal. Overall, Hull’s successive transformation from a maritime hub to a cultural hotspot has been remarkable.

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People Also Ask


My style is a blend of documentary photography and creative portraiture. My aim is always to photograph your day completely naturally by capturing genuine emotions and interactions and documenting the unique character and atmosphere of your day. If you’d like, I can also spend a short amount of time with you for some artistic portraits utilising the venue interiors and surroundings. I’ll offer gentle guidance without any posing or forced grins for some lovely natural portraits.


I cover weddings in Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Cumbria, and I am available for UK-wide and international locations.


I’ll offer some gentle guidance in a very natural way for a few creative, high-impact, portraits, incorporating beautiful light, colour and scenery. I want you to be totally comfortable in front of the camera and feel like yourselves in the images. There will definitely be no cheese or formal posing!


I have a background in scientific education and have worked in some top universities worldwide. This has been a great benefit to me in learning all the technical aspects of photography. I have a great deal of experience utilising additional lighting, such as flash, for dark situations or just for creative night-time portraits. You can rest assured that you will still have a set of images that you love even if you have a dimly lit venue or a rainy day.


My style is natural and colourful. I take a great deal of care when editing images, but I want your images to look like your day looked, so they are not over-edited. I do not use bulk treatments or presets; I hand-edit every image to the highest standards. I also include a small amount of retouching when needed.


I am qualified with the Guild of Professional Photographers. I have received recognition and awards from some of the top photographic institutions, such as Fearless Photographers and the Masters of Wedding Photography. I have also been published in training publications and various high-profile wedding blogs and magazines. 


I love photographing various weddings, from intimate, small gatherings to large, elaborate celebrations, catering to various wedding styles and sizes.


Of course, please check out my Google page (linked above) for reviews from lots of lovely couples, or see some more kind words on my reviews page.


I use professional mirrorless cameras and have two backup cameras and many lenses. I am fully insured.

Get In Touch

If you’re looking for a Whitehall Estate Wedding Photographer, it would be great to chat! Get in touch with me via my contact page.