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Ben Connolly Professional Photographer

06 Mar 2018
Sunshine Coast Daily - Ben Connolly Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer

Local Photographer represents Australia in the industry’s most prestigious awards – Sunshine Coast Daily

Sunshine Coast Daily – Local Photographer represents Australia in Las Vegas   Stunning images from a Coast photographer have been selected to appear in the industry’s most prestigious awards. Wurtulla-based photographer Ben Connolly left for Las Vegas on Friday to represent Australia and showcase the Coast’s amazing talent and scenery at the annual Wedding and Portrait Photographers International Awards. Mr Connolly’s work is already well recognised, having received 12 awards at the 2016 and 2017 awards, and taking out seven […]

03 Mar 2018
Secrets on the Lake Wedding

Christina & Wes  |  Secrets on the Lake Wedding

  Christina & Wes  |  Secrets on the Lake Wedding   Its with much happiness that I share with you some of my favourites from Christina & Wes Secrets on the Lake Wedding on the weekend. Having just returned from WPPI in Las Vegas, I was really looking forward to shooting at Secrets and really looking forward to seeing my good friend marry the love of his life. Christina & Wes have been together for as long as I can remember […]

09 Feb 2018
Twin Waters Resort, sunshine coast wedding photographers

Kate-lyn & Patrick | Twin Waters Resort Wedding

  Kate-lyn & Patrick | Twin Waters Resort Wedding   Its my pleasure to share with you a few of my favourites from the Kate-lyn & Patrick’s wedding from Twin Waters Resort on the weekend. With some really cool filters to play with I was excited to combine art with wedding photography, when creative people create amazing products it normally yields some stunning results. Thank you Nikk Wong from Fractal Filters for your amazing crystal filters, they give creatives like me […]

20 Jan 2018
Same Sex Wedding, sunshine coast wedding photographers

Kori & Courtney | Montville Country Cabins

Kori & Courtney  |  Montville Country Cabins  Same Sex Wedding   What a way to kick off 2018! The Sunshine Coast Bridal Showcase on Sunday and the first amazing highlight of the year, the wedding of Kori & Courtney on the Saturday and my very first Same Sex wedding couple. Im so happy that finally the government listened to the will of the masses and turned this ceremony into a rocking wedding!  Montville Country Cabins was the host venue for […]

04 Nov 2017
Point Arkwright Wedding, Sunshine Coast wedding photographer, Bring your vision to life

Lyndsay & Andrew  |  Point Arkwright Wedding

Lyndsay & Andrew  |  Point Arkwright Wedding   On Saturday Greg and I shot the beautiful, yet emotion charged Point Arkwright Wedding of Lyndsay & Andrew. As with any good album I want to start off with something spectacular, a “wow” from the start if you will. While the perspective of this beautiful image above is becoming more common as drones become more popular, the spectacular nature of it just can’t be overlooked. I also have to admit that I just love […]

08 Oct 2017
Montville, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer

Kay & Danny | The Chapel Montville

Kay & Danny | Poets Chapel Montville Wedding   Our 3rd wedding for the weekend was Kay & Danny, again the stunning The Chapel in Montville. While we did take lots of stunning shots on the Chapel grounds Kay & Danny had their hearts set on One Tree Hill in Maleny. Its a challenging place to shoot for a couple of reasons, its always busy with up to 5 weddings at a time on the property all at once, the […]

23 Sep 2017
Nicole & Cedar  |  Hidden Grove Noosa Wedding

Nicole & Cedar  |  Hidden Grove Noosa Wedding

Nicole & Cedar  |  Hidden Grove Noosa Wedding   All I can say is wow, I just loved every aspect of this amazing day, this is by far one of the most stunning Hidden Grove Noosa Weddings I’ve had the privilege of being part of. The bride and groom got ready for their wedding at the same beautiful guest house in Sunshine Beach. With the girls downstairs and the boys being boys upstairs, we knew this was going to be […]

16 Sep 2017
Ricks Garage, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer

Sam & Aaron | Ricks Garage Wedding

Sam & Aaron | Ricks Garage Wedding   Wow, what a cool weekend it was sharing it with Sam & Aaron for their wedding at Ricks Garage. Novotel Twin Waters Resort was the setting this wedding with the ceremony on Pandanus Lawn and the reception in tee pee on the Events Lawn. Sam & Aaron wanted something little different for their photos so it was off to Ricks Garage for their bridal party photo session with a stop along the […]

09 Sep 2017
Old Maleny Dairy, Sunshine coast wedding photographer

Emily & Travis | Old Maleny Dairy

Emily & Travis | Old Maleny Dairy   The Old Dairy Maleny was the stunning backdrop for Emily & Travis and bringing it all together there was a few of the usual suspects. Fun loving guests and an awesome bride and groom meant this wedding was always going to be scream…and it was! The old Maleny Dairy has been up until now a stunning venue that I haven’t had the pleasure to shoot a wedding at and it didn’t disappoint. With […]

26 Aug 2017
Indian Wedding, wedding photographer sunshine coast

Natasha & Jason’s Indian wedding | Maleny Manor

Natasha & Jason’s Indian wedding | Maleny Manor Following on from a previous post hinting at some new light painting tools, Im really excited to share this post from Natasha & Jason’s amazing English and Indian wedding from the stunning Maleny Manor. This wedding was set in some quite challenging circumstances with the Bride Natasha organising both an Indian wedding ceremony and an english style ceremony all on the same day with a bridal party photo session for each one. […]