During the summer season the usual snowy landscape of Hokkaido gives way to stunning lavender fields. Taking place in Furano, Hokkaido, this Singaporean groom-to-be arranged a big surprise during his trip in Japan and commemorated it with a beautiful photo shoot!
Pre-wedding photography is a growing trend where engaged couples decide to have professional photos taken in a special location before their wedding day. In this article we explore the differences between pre wedding and engagement photos, as well as the most popular photo shoot settings.
If you've been searching for inspiration for your wedding photo shoot you've probably discovered there is a whole world of different styles to choose from. Deciding on a style you like will make it will easier for you to find a photographer and describe to them what you want for your photo shoot. Here are some of the most common types of wedding photography and some examples to help you find the style that suits you.
As the year comes to a close, we at Famarry are excited to see the up and coming wedding photography trends for 2017! The last few years gave way to lavish luxury and beautiful intricate weddings but what will next year bring? These are the trends we've noticed.
You and your partner have just decided to get pre wedding photos — but where do you start?! With so many things to take into consideration and so many photographers out there, it can be a confusing and stressful process. Here we explore some important factors to consider before you make your decision.
To celebrate reaching over 500 registered photographers on Famarry, we have gathered up a list of some of our favorite photos and photographers from all around the world.
The spring season in Tokyo brings cool weather, sunny skies and most importantly, cherry blossoms! Cherry blossoms, or "sakura" as they are called in Japanese, are the most popular flower of the season. This is because the beautiful pink flowers only bloom for a limited amount of time.
A beach photo shoot is a great way to get some beautiful photos and some sun! In this article we share with you our top 6 picks for romantic beach photo shoots in Okinawa.
During the peak of the autumn season in Japan, the leaves of the maple trees and ginkgo trees turn red and yellow. The autumn hues make for a beautiful scene at every turn.
If you've ever walked through the famous Meiji Jingu Shrine in Tokyo, or the Kamigamo Shrine in Kyoto, you may have spotted a group of people wearing traditional kimono. The Shinto shrines in Japan are open to different ceremonies year round, one of them being weddings! Weddings or "kekkonshiki" (結婚式) in Japanese, range from western to traditional in approach. This article will give you a glimpse into the traditional version.
One of the challenges you're likely to face when it comes to taking your wedding photos is deciding where to take them! Of course, there are many settings in which to take beautiful, romantic photos, however, one you may be surprised we recommend is... bridges! What better way to show the coming together of two happy people?
Cherry blossoms are known throughout the world as the pretty pink flowers that only bloom in spring! In Japan they are referred to as "sakura" and usually start blooming around the beginning of April, depending on the location. The beautiful flowers make for absolutely stunning photo settings!
Seasonal photo shooting in Japan! Every season offers something different and unique. In this article we show you the must-see features of spring, summer, autumn, and winter in Japan that you need to know to get the best shots of the season.
The Kansai region of Japan is a very popular tourist destination renowned for its delicious food and gorgeous scenery. Its largest city Kyoto, the former capital of Japan, is the quintessential place for tradition and culture in the land of the rising sun. It is abundant with beautiful architecture, gardens, and scenic spots.
For a unique photo shoot, this couple decided on a cozy spot in Kawagoe called Little Edo. The lovely pair, Ayumi and Kenji, set out on a kimono-clad date in the town that's frozen in time. They share their experience with us having had their photos taken by Yewkong photography.
On a very warm and sunny day in the middle of winter, this lucky couple took their post-wedding photos. The newlyweds look so happy together in these beautiful photos by trickster photography. Taking place in the Kasai Rinkai park in Chiba, Miki and Tatsu share their photo shoot experience.
Kyoto, the former capital of Japan, is a Japanese city overflowing with tradition and culture. If you're looking for the "traditional Japanese experience", you've come to the right place. it was actually one of the few cities left largely untouched during wartimes, which means lots of the old buildings, temples, and shrines are still alive and well today. Because of the beautiful architecture, it is a popular tourist spot with many cultural activities available. Rental kimonos and yukatas are commonplace here for tourists, and it is easy to hire kimonos for photoshoots and general touring. And as a tourist hub, many services provide these cultural experiences in English and sometimes Chinese. If you're walking through such beautiful areas with kimono on, why not take a photoshoot while you're at it?
Okinawa is Japan's tropical paradise, located farthest south in the country. If you're looking to tie the knot abroad in Japan, or perhaps find the best place for honeymoon, Okinawa is your best bet! It has all the qualities of the ideal resort location: clear blue skies, stunning emerald oceans, and luxurious chapels perfect for destination weddings in Japan. And the beaches are perfect for pre wedding photo shoots. If you choose your location carefully, you can have a whole beautiful beach to yourself! And let's not forget-- Okinawa has beautiful kimono available for rental too.
Osaka is one of the largest metropolitan areas in Japan, and is known to have quite a personality! Known for its friendly people and hilarious comedy, the city has a unique flavor of excitement and humour. Here is a list of famous places in Osaka, and photos of Osaka taken by our talented wedding and pre-wedding photographers.
Just a little away from Tokyo, Yokohama is the second largest city in Japan. Yokohama's port was the first to open foreign trade and has led for the community to grow into a very diverse setting.