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I've worked as a wedding photographer for more than two and a half years, but I have not lomographed a complete wedding yet. So, I got excited when @superkulisap asked me if I wanted to be on their team to Lomograph a wedding this coming March 30.

Photo by icuresick

The former boss wasn’t into Lomography, actually he has told me not to go into Lomography. He’s been photographing for more than 25 years already, and I can understand why he does not like the “Don’t think, just shoot” rule.

Since I can’t do Lomo when he’s around, I just shoot secretly behind his back :)

Photo by icuresick

The wedding gown is one of the most precious things in a wedding, it is a must to shoot them. Because brides only get to wear them once (or maybe twice, the other one is during fitting), we are required to shoot gowns at different angles, use them as foreground and as background.

I love doing MX shots of the gowns and hotel room paintings

After the dressing of the bride and groom, we do some portraits of the bride alone and the groom alone. Here in the Philippines, we have a tradition where in the bride and groom would not see each other until the bride walks down the aisle. I don’t actually know the reason behind this, but my guess is it is a part of patience, excitement and surprise.

We also photograph the couple before they arrive at the reception.

They usually rent vintage and expensive cars for bridal cars.

Some of the most memorable stories in two people’s wedding happen in, you guess it right, the church. And of course, inside the church

But, the most dramatic part of a wedding is always the bridal march. I have to admit, I get teary eyed every time I see a bride walk down the aisle.

Most often, the reception areas are big, but you’ll still feel the intimacy and closeness of their relatives and friends.

Don’t forget to shoot the cakes!

The traditions are very much alive during wedding receptions.
The cake cutting:

The doves:

And other traditions like throwing of confetti/rice, bouquet and garter, wine toast and the first dance:

And of course the kiss

Photo by icuresick

And, so next week I’ll shoot my “first” Lomo Wedding wit @superkulisap @psymooon and @franchie . Let’s do it guys!

By the way, we’re not getting any payment. We’re going to do the coverage for the love of Lomo :)

written by icuresick


  1. elletra


    I LOVE the supersampler photo with the super long veil blowing in the wind! fantastic!!!

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  2. cinzinc


    When is your wedding?hehe

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  3. grazie


    I love this blog entry! Swerte ng mga ikinasal na to ha, ang gaganda ng mga litrato at na-feature pa sila dito hehe

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  4. icuresick


    Thanks @elletra!
    @cinzinc No wedding for me yet, Chino. Not yet! hahaha

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  5. icuresick


    Thank you @grazie! Mas swerte 'yung shoot namin next week, apat na Lomographers hehe

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  6. kuppys


    Galing nung Supersampler wedding cake, napagdugtong mo. <3
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  7. superkulisap


    4 lomographers, 10 different cameras will capture their most precious moments on Wednesday!
    @icuresick thanks for accepting the invite :)

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  8. b0rn2b1ush


    talagang you get teary eyed? naks, mr. sensitive. pumopogi si erick o! hahaha o utang na loob wag ka mag blush. ako lang lisensiyado dun! hahaha...

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  9. icuresick


    Thank you so much Lomo friends! :)

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  10. plasticpopsicle


    I want to shoot a wedding too! :D

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  11. adi_totp


    this is great!

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  12. blormore


    I love cake! :)

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  13. ripsta


    lets do double wedding album project

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  14. saidseni


    Great work!

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  15. lightblue


    really nice! :)

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  16. jcgepte


    ang tarayyyyy haha

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  17. icuresick


    Wag ka nga @jcgepte! hahaha! Nagnosebleed nga ako sa pagsulat n'yan hahaha

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