It is rare that I have the honor to photograph a wedding of a dear friend of mine. And it is one of the greatest honor I can bestow on someone close to me, not only does it allow me to be part of their amazing day, but it allows me to give them something personal; the way I see them and their love for their partner.
“Ive met Nicola and Liam through my wife, many moons ago, and they have found a special place in my heart. Just before Christmas, Nicola approached me to book something special, a couple shoot that would represent their love for one another. And best of all…they love to travel! So what better location than a trip around Hartbeespoort dam. We started the day off with a beautiful cup of coffee, (me a coffee milkshake…even though it is winter, and Liam as wel! but the peanut butter one, and Nicola a normal cappuccino) In the heart of Parys! French Toast to be exact, a beautiful restaurant situated in te heart of Hartbeespoort dam, that was build as a setting for the film French Toast…a must see. So from there we took it as it went, here is a few photographs from their shoot.”
Today’s wedding story reads just like a fairytale. Complete with a white knight, a horse, a beautiful damsel and a precious little fairy. Jeanika and Stuart’s wedding is intimate and romantic. The lovebirds, surrounded by close friends and family. Jeanika and Stuart were married in a lovely quaint chapel and celebrated at the scenic venue, Die…
Love is a wild game for two. It seems only fitting then, that Jamie and Valdene tied the knot and celebrated on the picturesque Mountain View Game Ranch. Photographed by Daniel West, the fiercely happy couple gleam like wild flowers along Table Mountain while the South African sun sets.