I love destination weddings and pre-weddings, especially when its in France at the amazing Chateau Grand Luce with the dream team destination Wedding Planner - Matthew Oliver Weddings, Wedding Videographer - HD Moments and Florist - White Lilac. Working with this amazing crew that makes the dream become reality is such an awesome experience.
Just a few interior shot of this breathtaking venue to share. This French Chateau is definitely one of the favourite choices for a destination wedding in France.
After capturing this amazing in France, I went on to Paris to capture the amazing couple's pre-wedding or post-wedding photography. WIth Eiffel tower and Louvre Musee in the backdrop, it was like a dream came true.
Images: Captured on Film with Contax 645, Fuji400H and Nikon DSLR - Film Wedding Photographer in Paris & France.
I started shooting film a few months ago because I just love how the pasterly tones, dreamy and almost painterly look that film can create. Not to mention, the old school sound and loading of film gets me all excited about it (somehow, cant explain it!)
I still love shooting digital because of the new technology that allows me to capture spontaneous moments, moment between moments, candid and journalistic photos quickly. Also knowing what I have captured gives me the confidence to know what I have captured and allowed me to check for improvements straight away.
As much as I love shooting 100% film weddings, I think the best option is to have the best of both worlds. Digital to capture quick candids and moments while film allows me to slow down and capture some nice dreamy portraits and wedding day details. That is why I am offering the Hybrid Photography, the combination of 2 formats, the best of both worlds!
Of course, every wedding is different, but I would say I shoot approx 80% digital and 20% film for Hybrid photography.
Do check out some of the comparison photos below.
Note : All images on the left is captured on Film and the right is Digital.
I have been travelling quite a bit lately and one of my most recent trip is to Adelaide, Australia. The last time I travelled to Adelaide was about a decade ago. Is there any difference? YES!! The airport looks new and it feels like there are more shops as well.
And why I love this session so much?, because the amazing couple booked me for film photography! I love shooting with film especially with medium format Contax 645 with Fuji400H roll. The best combo film camera to create some soft and dreamy images. I am still waiting for the lab, the below image was shot with a digital camera.