Amira and Eric, a couple from Houston, Texas, tied the knot in a luxurious palace wedding in Istanbul, Turkey. The fragrance specialist Amira and jazz drummer Eric, were captured in mostly candid photos by photographer Ufuk Sarisen. In addition, Nilufer Nalbantoglu and Davide Garonzi from Italy joined Ufuk as second and assitant photographers. The videography was done by Gokhan Celem from Story Film, with drone pilot Ozan capturing breathtaking aerial shots.
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The wedding day started with the bride and groom getting ready in separate rooms at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Hotel. The bride’s preparation moments were captured in her room with her mother and a bridesmaid. At those time Eric was in his room with Amira’s father. After they got dressed, the couple had a first meeting inside the palace. They also had a quick photo session inside and by the seaside of the hotel.
The ceremony took place in the garden where Ms. Zuhal from Dreams Event created a magical atmosphere. Moreover, the couple made a dreamy entrance, appearing on the balcony before walking down separate steps to meet at the ceremony place. Violinists in pink flower dresses added to the romantic atmosphere with their music.
After the emotional ceremony, the photo shooting continued outside the palace, capturing the newlyweds’ joy and love for each other. The reception took place inside the palace, where the couple had a Latin first dance. When the party started Eric joined the wedding band for a drum performance that lasted all night.
The wedding was a truly magical day, filled with love, laughter, and unforgettable moments. In brief, check out the video by Story Film to see all the highlights of this luxurious palace wedding in Istanbul:
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Ufuk Sarisen and his team of photographers and videographers captured the essence of this luxury palace wedding in Istanbul, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Luxury Palace Wedding Photography Ciragan Istanbul by Ufuk Sarisen