Vintage Wedding and Engagement Photography by Džesika Devic

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25-year old Canadian wedding photographer Džesika Devic prides herself as “Toronto’s only authentic vintage wedding photographer” - and for a very good reason.

Photo by Džesika Devic

At first glance, Devic may seem like your usual film photographer who dabbles in digital photography on occasion and takes photos of a myriad of subjects. However, what makes her stand out from the bunch is that she specializes on shooting weddings and engagements using authentic vintage cameras. Her arsenal, which she calls her “secret weapons”, include nine working vintage cameras as well as a digital SLR. On a candid note, she even included her husband Eddie Fizor in her list of “secret weapons” (“very limited edition,” she boasts) because he serves as her “valuable second shooter” at events.

As a child, Devic has always been fascinated with the old photos that her parents keep at the basement of their home in Kitchener, Ontario. Placing high importance on nostalgia, she strives to “perfectly capture your moments of love, pride, and joy, and save them for you in your very own nostalgia vault.”

Here are a few more lovely photographs by the talented Devic!

Photos by Džesika Devic

All information in this article were sourced from Džesika Devic’s official website, where you may read more about the photographer and her work. You may also visit her Flickr photostream where she also posts her other non-wedding photos.

written by chooolss on 2013-10-08 in #lifestyle #dzesika-devic #analogue #wedding #wedding-photography #engagement #film

4 Comments

  1. devic
    devic ·

    Ah, Thank you so much for the feature!

  2. chooolss
    chooolss ·

    @devic Hi! You take very beautiful photos, thank you so much for sharing them! :) May we interview you for a more in-depth feature? :)

  3. devic
    devic ·

    @chooolss I would love that!! You can e-mail me at dzesika@devicfotos.ca

  4. chooolss
    chooolss ·

    @devic Great! Thank you so much! I'll be emailing you the questions within the week! :)

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