A Blissful Lomo Wedding for the Stonerfairy

2010-05-20 12

A traditional Malay wedding in Singapore shot in Lomo – Fisheye 2, L-CA+ and the Instant back. No wedding should be complete without Lomo shots!

Faizal and Liza aka Stonerfairy tied the knot on 13th April 2010 and it was a marvelous event. Liza’s one of my best mates and we’re both into Lomography. It’s only fair that I have to be the lomographer for her big day and I was honoured to get that opportunity. It also gives me an excuse to play with my new toys! I shot my first roll of film on Tresna the Pink Fisheye 2 on this day and also my first pack of instax on the LC-A Instant back!

The wedding took place on two days, 13th and 14th April 2010.

On the 13th, the “nikah” (solemnization) ceremony takes place at the bride’s home in the morning. The bride and groom exchange rings and gifts – which included some lomo toys and there’s a mini feast thereafter.

The following evening, a wedding dinner was held at an Indonesian restaurant called Lagun Sari whereby family and friends gathered to celebrate the union of the two. There was also an impromptu request by the couple for some of their friends to sing some songs on karaoke and unfortunately I was one of them! It was pretty embarassing singing in front of so many people but it was all in the name of fun. Well I can’t possibly turn down a request made from the bride can I!

After a few rounds of food and lots of picture taking later the night finally comes to an end. Cheers to the newlyweds and may they have a blissful married life!

written by quaisoir on 2010-05-20 #news #quaisoir #friends #happy #instant-back #stonerfairy #traditional-l-ca #fisheye2 #wedding #malay #instax #singapore #xpro

12 Comments

  1. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    acks!!my pictures didn't appear!!where are they?:( well if it's not here then I guess I'll have to linkup to my lomo albums then... Check it out!!
    www.lomography.com/homes/quaisoir/albums/1588446-a-lomo-xpr…
    www.lomography.com/homes/quaisoir/albums/1582636-tresnas-fi…
    www.lomography.com/homes/quaisoir/albums/1579810-instax-wed…

  2. lawypop
    lawypop ·

    Oh no! LSI please HELP @quaisoir!

  3. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    hahah....thanks lawrence! It just won't look complete without the pictures.

  4. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    WOW? I really hope they put the pictures on here for you @quaisoir. They do look great, I always love taking pictures of people and they don't know which camera to look at because there are so many people taking pictures of them. lol.

  5. fookshit
    fookshit ·

    the photos are up! sorry dear ~

  6. renaishashin
    renaishashin ·

    Nice!!!! :DDD

  7. stonerfairy
    stonerfairy ·

    sob sob sob sob!!!
    I'm drenched with my own tears!!!
    I love youuuuuuuuuuuu!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. ripsta
    ripsta ·

    selamat pengantin baru liza dan faizal. and nice pic shereen

  9. eastmoe
    eastmoe ·

    turn u bile lak shareen ;)

    congrats liza and faizal..btw nice pic beb..

  10. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    thanks guys...my turn still long way to go...eastmoe 1st....;)

  11. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    nice..and congrats to the couple! :)

  12. middernachtlopper
    middernachtlopper ·

    Very beautiful gallery. I love that you used different cameras and films to portray the wedding in different ways :)

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