White houses… Blue roofs… Endless sea view… All this is Santorini – a volcano island in Greece. September. Black sand beach. Stunning bride in a white. Wreath in a hair, made with love by mother’s hands. Happy groom and shiny rings on hands…Light sea breeze … It was a tale of two! We walked through the beautiful city of Oia, then took a ride with cabriolet. Main guests were a couple – friends who got married on Santorini just a one day before, they join the celebration with champagne and a sweet cake. Unforgettable! Continue reading
This morning I woke up in the western region of Croatia – Istria – a peaceful places and a clean blue sea…I had only 2 days to explore Rovinj and Pula. I was in Croatia not a first time and every time I feel here as at home. Maybe because of the people – everybody is smiling to you and saying hello. In the night, its not scary to walk alone and even to get lost among the empty streets with a backpack full of photographic equipment. There is always somebody who is ready to help you to find a right street to your hotel. Continue reading
The fact that I’m going to photograph the traditional wedding in Croatia on June 8, I knew before the New Year. It was definitely enjoyable and exciting experience for me. The most interesting was to see traditions in plan of the wedding day, in food, in attention to every guest (and they had 250 people at the celebration), in party till the morning when all guests are dancing in the circle! And it was a great possibility to practice my English – that was only one way to communicate with the couple and their family because I didn’t speak Croatian and they, of course, don’t know Russian .
I think pregnant women exude some magical light from inside Happiness… They see every day how their body is changing and growing a new life inside … They can communicate with the kid just with touch to belly and they can get answers … This sunset photo session was dedicated to a beautiful Maria, who become a young mother next day!