The groom is a hobbyist photographer who is a lover of film. In fact, he uses older Leica film cameras, and his wedding gift from his bride was a custom engraved bottom plate for one of the cameras. Neat, huh?
Because he loves photography, and specific film photography, I decided to photograph his wedding in mostly black and white. And because he is a very silly person, I decided to incorporate that into a lot of the photographs.
For this photograph I asked the bridal party to pretend they were paparazzi photographing the couple. They all got really into the scene and the final product was exactly what I had visioned in my head.
I then repositioned everyone and asked the groomsmen to appear from behind the chairs. They both got so into the idea and this was my favorite from the series.
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