Margarita & Themis – Larnaca – Cyprus

M&T Solaris Photography Australia - 31M&T Solaris Photography Australia - 48M&T Solaris Photography Australia - 60Greek Orthodox weddings are a huge party, with a house full of guests, musicians, singing, dancing and plenty of ritual and pageantry… and thats just to get the groom dressed.

Last year in Cyprus, Lizzie & I shot the wedding of Maria & Zacharias, met their beautiful girl Xenia and their friends and families. We loved being part of it all and so when we got a message asking if we would be interested in shooting Maria’s sister’s wedding we jumped at the chance.

Margarita & Themis’ day didn’t disappoint, a sunset ceremony in a beautiful old church and then dinner and dancing on the edge of the Mediterranean watched over by the supermoon.

Not too shabby.
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Michelle & Ben – St. Lazarus – Cyprus

A stylish Cypriot affair with a smooth Scottish aftertaste…

Filled with iconography, huge chandeliers and gold on pretty much everything, St. Lazarus was such a fitting backdrop to shoot this traditional Greek ceremony with all its ritual and, you know, religious stuff…

But this Cypriot influence was only half the story, and as the ceremony wound to its end the songs of prayer were replaced buy a lone Scottish piper (a little surprise for Ben) to lead the newly-weds off to the after party.
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