I just think the song by Lionel Richie, “I call it love” fits here perfectly.
I met Farwa through a friend in May and she had me click a casual shoot of hers with her sister. It was amazing how our personalities complemented each other. At that time, we never knew I would be shooting her BIG day too. Anyways, when her dates were finalized, Farwa and I were mailing each other *ideas* like crazy – on a daily basis, to incorporate ’em into her BIG day’s shoot.
The day arrived, Farwa looked delicately gorgeous in her beige and plum jora from Fashion Ka Ghar. She had gotten her makeup done from Sobia Hanif, Chaklala. I found this amazing Mehndi Artist, Kanwal – on facebook and refered Farwa to her. She adorned the young bride’s hands with such lovely and intricate henna patterns that left a happy vermilion stain behind; which you can see for yrself! 🙂
When Farwa called me to click her Nikkah & also for an outdoor photoshoot – I didn’t think twice. I have always loved natural, ambient light rather than strobes [ Personal preference, really! 🙂 ] I had already photographed Farwa and we had become really good friends. Now the surprise bit! 😀 She was getting married to my old classmate, which meant old friend re-union aswell! I was sooper excited!
Rohail, my classfellow – said he couldn’t believe he had such a talented friend! Little did you know back then haha! 😀 He was always the shy, but helpful type. So, naturally I was expecting that I would have to guide him a lot to capture the essence of their love, but when Farwa walked in, Rohail opened up and I captured their love effortlessly. Since, the barat was a little late, the yearning and the wait was over! They loved being together and it shows how grateful they were to have each other.
A few weeks ago; My sister and I picked up Farwa from work, grabbed Dunkin Donuts and hit the road to see the venue, and explored it for the most perfect & photogenic spots that would describe their day years after. However, the Ba’arat was a bit late and then there was so much chaos that we almost didn’t get time to click their couple shoot. Then, Me and my sister sneaked the bride and the groom out and did their shoot while every ones was having lunch! 😀 I felt so invincible for accomplishing what I deemed as impossible, at that time 😀 The couple was so supportive! <3
On the 13th November, Farwa Baloch became Farwa Rohail.
Its beautiful how a moment welcomes us into a whole new life and changes everything completely. Such a pretty transition. 🙂 MashaAllah.
Believing in these moments,
I wish Farwa and Rohail – the best that LIFE can offer!
Sneak peak of yesterday’s Nikkah shoot. I had so much fun! The couple was the cutest ever, MashaAllah.
Many congrats to Rohail & Farwa on tying the knot. Maybe I’m on a lucky streak or the couples that I’m photographing are LOVELY. Just lovely. Did I mention lovely? 😀
I met farwa through a friend in May and she got a casual shoot done. At that time, we never knew I would be shooting her BIG day too. Anyways, when her dates were done, farwa and I were mailing eachother *ideas* like crazy – on a daily basis, to incorporate em into her BIG day’s shoot.
Now I can’t wait to start working on the shots, she selects tomorrow.
Soooper excited! 😀
The beautiful outstretched lawns; embellished with fairy lights, the brrrrr of the incoming winter and the BEAUTIFUL WEDDING!
In short – Loved the Farmhouse experience! 😀
Yep that was my status on my fan page last week, after shooting this wedding!
Nestled from the hustle bustle of the monotonous life – the gorgeous event took place on a Farmhouse in ChakShehzad. Since winters are just setting in, there was a little chill in the air but the well arranged setting of the outdoor area made it cozy…
The bride arrived looking as ravishing as ever. Guys, due to privacy concerns I couldn’t upload the pix of the bride. I actually called her to seek permission and talked this out. She was so sweet to allow some shots of her in which her face isn’t visible and actually thought of me as a very courteous person! 🙂
So lo and behold! 😀
The shoot wasn’t included in the package that she has selected, but she asked me if I could take some pix of her before the ceremony started…and ofcourse I said YES! 🙂
Never upset a bride on her BIG DAY! <3
We so wanted to go out and shoot but the guests were pouring in and the Barat was almost there. Still I had fun! 🙂 The next day I received an sms from her appreciating my style of work and how comfortable she was with me while I photographed her. She also thanked me for making it a “fun session”.
The next half of the wedding: paparazzi. Rasms. Nabia and me orbiting the stage, shooting BEHIND it and standing on the near by chairs for a 17mm wide arial coverage. lol
That envelopes the Farmhouse fantasy wedding! 🙂 Wait up for more awesomeness in NOV!