A Parisian Elopement video. Wedding ceremony on the gorgeous terrace of the Shangri-La hotel in Paris.
Olivier is a Lifestyle professional wedding photographer now based in central Paris and Normandy. The studio also produce documentary wedding videos in France. Olivier is dedicated to his craft, with over 25 years of worldwide, rich and diverse photographic experiences for your destination wedding and your Paris elopement. Wedding photography has been one of his passion and drive in his professional career for a long time. WeddingLight brides and clients are internationally minded. Our wedding couple have decided to get married in France. They are in the process of planning a destination wedding in the French countryside, sometimes in Paris. They can even take the decision to simply elope in Paris and are looking for the perfect photographer and videographer to document their day.
Our clients trust us to record their wedding day with fun, stylish, creative photography as well as documentary video coverage. Olivier sees the art of wedding photography as a real professional challenge. Creative wedding photography requires multiple skills that you develop over the years. Wedding photography is the most challenging task for a photographer also a very rewarding experience.
It is always an oportunity to reinvent yourself, producing new, unique and exciting visuals. Wedding photography is utterly thrilling. Each wedding or elopement is a wonderful kick of adrenaline for a photographer. It is surely for us as well as being the oportunity to connect with your inner-self, produce exciting work and make new friends.
Olivier studied photography in London. He earned his bachelor degree in visual arts at the London College of printing in 1988. He started his professional career in London. In Sydney Australia, he photographed his first destination wedding in the 90's on the beach of Coogee. Olivier then moved back to France and settled in N.Y.C for 10 years before moving back to Paris and the countryside of Normandy in 2007.
He worked as a press and portrait photographer where he developped his creativity, sense of composition and imagination. At the same time you learn patience, and flexibility. Every day is a new beginning, and assignments are never the same. In portrait photography, you developped essential communication skills. It is an art to gain a persons trust and have your client feel at ease over a photo session. Photographying a wedding is a perfect example for the skills needed to pull out great photography. It does take real skills both as a human being and a photographer to practive with confidence teh art of wedding photography without falling into CLICHE .... the same photos which you would see in blogs over and over again. Psychology is sometimes KEY! So if you are planning to get married in France, if you dream of an intimate elopement in Paris, get in touch with us.
Olivier's clients include magazines and newspapers such as the New York times, Marie Claire, Stern, El Pais, Sydney Morning Herald, Gourmet traveller, Elle magazine... He collaborates with design groups and corporations such as Air France, Bouygues, BNP Parisbas, Colas, Shell, Lagardere to list a few.
Classic, elegant & also quite unique and fun. How to describe our very own style. We would suggest future clients to head to our photo gallery page. You will find diverse weddings, small and larger events. All photoraphed in different regions of the globe. Different culture, different styles, always the same happiness and emotion which we thrive in documenting for our clients records.
WeddingLight Paris produces timeless and beautiful wedding visual stories in a lively manner, whether photography or videography for an international clientele visiting the City of Light, but not only. We travel to wedding destinations such as the Loire vallee, Normandy, Brittany as well as provence and the south of France. Each wedding we work on is different, our approach is always tailored to each specific events. Olivier has been photographing multi cultural destination weddings and elopements in and around France for over ten years.
With a keen eye for romance, beauty, light and composition, he guarantees unique, stylish and fun photographs as well as creative videos of your wedding day that anyone in Paris can offer. His inspirations come from the pages of Vogue magazine, Glamour, Harper's Bazaar from the 80's which he takes great pleasure in turning the glossy pages. Not to mention photographers like Arthur Elgor, Steven Mesel, Steve Hiett, Mondino, Richard Avadon, and Peter Lindbergh!
"Our motto as wedding photographers and videographer; "do not follow trends, always listen to your heart. Be unique, never format your visuals and keep away from wedding blogs!" While your wedding will only last a day, your photographs will live on forever for you and your loved ones to cherish. Photography is an art form where Olivier can express his creative skills with a sensitive soul. He wishes to document your day with a lighthearted approach in a fun, lifestyle and documentary manner.
The most important thing is for you to relax with your photographer, have fun on camera and ideally forget about us while you enjoy this special time with your friends and family. We love fun and natural visuals. We work for you! Each wedding is unique, we have the ability to adapt to any situation with love and good humor. Because of our lifestyle approach and our easy personality, your photographs will come alive and bring back joyful memories of your romantic celebration in Paris and France. Olivier has the energy and savoir-faire of a well experienced professional wedding photographer.
Booking WeddingLight for the most important day of your life will guarantee you unmatchable client services; peace of mind, lots of fun with your photographer and the most important, gorgeous one of a kind visuals ! Our artistic and professional experience ensures the loviliest images of your wedding day, your elopement in Paris, or your engagement photo session in France .
We specialize in contemporary wedding photography with a stylish and elegant approach. If you are curious about finding more about us, you may want to have a look a tour wedding gallery page. If you are interested in working with WeddingLight for the photography and video coverage of your wedding day and have any questions, feel free to send us an email with detailed information about your wedding or give us a call at + 33 6 24 96 71 57.
With over 20 years of professional experience as a lifestyle wedding photographer with a unique eye, we have photographed intimate and larger events in all five continents. We produce romantic &lifestyle wedding videos in the same style as we would document your wedding with creative and unique photography.
Do not miss our selection of wedding videos in our video gallery page. It is great to meet in person if possible so that we can discuss your dream wedding in a little more details. At the same time, you can take this oportunity to invest in your engagement photo session while in Paris. We look forward to hearing back from you. Hopefully we will have the chance to document the most amazing day of your life.
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