Last year, I got to experience an Indian wedding for the first time – photographing *2* of them after I returned from Asia. Not surprisingly, like India itself, Indian weddings are colorful and beautiful – and a lot to take in, which is why I’m dividing this first one up into 2 posts.
You’ll see several photos that focus on hands. I tried very hard to limit them, but they’re such a focal point of the ceremony – adorned with henna and bangles, holding sacred objects, participating in the rituals. I couldn’t help but go a little photo-crazy on them!
I shot this Indian wedding at the Women’s Club of Glen Ridge in NJ with Dennis Pike.
Last week I got to photograph 2 super-fun Mexican couples during their NYC vacation. We spent the morning shooting on the Brooklyn waterfront, then headed uptown to Central Park to round out the shoot.
Much more of Ianis & Jose Luis, and Diana & Fer coming soon!
Even this week’s ice storm in Toronto couldn’t stop Gillian and Michael from coming to New York to get married! These two came down from Canada and tied the knot at city hall the week of Christmas. We had a moment of brilliant light in the most opportune of places:
More photos of G & M to come in the new year!