Saying weddings are expensive is like saying parents like their children: a huge understatement. The average American wedding sets a couple back $26,444, and after venue and rings, the photographer accounts for the heftiest chunk.
Posted by BuzzFeed Philippines on Friday, September 18, 2015
This couple may not have gotten married in the U.S., but they undoubtedly saved lots of green. Their solution: the bride-to-be shot her whole wedding album as she went from fiancé to newlywed. The results are stunning and speak to exactly what the bride and groom wanted from their big day. Liisa and Henno Luts told The Independent that they “did not want to put on a show” and “preferred to avoid all the stress that comes with wedding planning.” Luckily, the couple runs a company in their home city of Tallinn, Estonia, through which they offer photography services.
Instead of hiring a photographer, this bride took all of her wedding pictures herself and the result will make you believe in the beauty of selfies.Posted by HelloGiggles on Saturday, September 19, 2015
Instead of hiring a photographer, this bride took all of her wedding pictures herself and the result will make you believe in the beauty of selfies.
Luts used her skill to capture the essence of two of them on film, noting, “we wanted something more simple, sincere, and straightforward, more like 'us.'” Though Luts acknowledges that professional wedding photography is perfect for some, she thinks her unplanned shots should be able to stand side by side with them as an alternative. We couldn’t agree more.
To see all the jaw-dropping shots, look through her full wedding album.
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