Every picture a story: The Phone / by Joshua Tomalin

My favourite part of photographing weddings are the bits where things go a bit off-script. Here we are about ten minutes into the ceremony and the phone belonging to the grandmother of the bride starts to ring. The family are cracking up because she is the only person in the room who can't hear it.

 

The beautiful Rhodes House venue in Oxford was ringing with laughter - something that continued throughout the rest of the day. It's a hilarious moment that really set the tone for the celebration. Here is the very last image I took at the end of the day: