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Strawberry Farms Golf Club Wedding: Samantha & Austin

Samantha and Austin were married on March 26, 2016 at the Strawberry Farms Golf Club in Irvine, California. Who proposed to whom? Austin proposed to me! How did you get engaged? Austin proposed on May 2, 2015 at The Montage resort in Laguna Beach. Earlier in the week, Austin’s mom texted me along with Austin… Continue reading Strawberry Farms Golf Club Wedding: Samantha & Austin

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Kylie & Michele | Destination LGBT Wedding Photographer | Memoire | South Africa

One of my favorite photographers – Lauren Barkume. I love to see what she has been up to. Check out this photograph of the flower wall for a styled wedding photoshoot at Memoire in Johannesburg. Beautiful.

Lauren Barkume Photography

I’m in love with this photo of Michele and Kylie from a same-sex styled lesbian wedding photoshoot at Memoire in Johannesburg. The flower wall is likely a first in South Africa, created with entirely live flowers by Zavion Kotze Events Company.

Michele & Kylie| South Africa | Johannesburg | Destination LGBT Wedding Photography Floral Wall: Zavion Kotze Events Company Hair & make up: Venita Pottas | Anelda Janse Van Rensburg Dresses: Enzoani Styling: Zavion Kotze Venue: MEMOIRE wedding and function venue, Muldersdrift Models: Michele Mulder & Kylie Costopoulous Michele & Kylie| South Africa | Johannesburg | Destination LGBT Wedding Photography
Floral Wall: Zavion Kotze Events Company
Hair & make up: Venita Pottas | Anelda Janse Van Rensburg
Dresses: Enzoani
Styling: Zavion Kotze
Venue: MEMOIRE wedding and function venue, Muldersdrift
Models: Michele Mulder & Kylie Costopoulous

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Riette & Thereza | LGBT Engagement | Magaliesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa

Check out these amazing photos of Riette & Thereza by Lauren Barkume Photography.

Lauren Barkume Photography

I had the pleasure of meeting Riette and Thereza when they contacted me about photographing their wedding.

Riette & Thereza are a happy and down to earth couple. They love the outdoors and their three dogs. Thereza proposed to Riette 2 years ago while they were on holiday at the coast. Thereza hid the ring in the sand for Riette to find as the searched for crabs together on the beach.

Riette lives in Pretoria, South Africa and Thereza is in Iraq, so wedding planning has been a unique challenge. This month has been packed with wedding meetings while Thereza has been home. I had a chance to photograph the two of them recently for a engagement photoshoot.

We planned three looks for this half day photo-shoot, all set in the beautiful bushveld of the Magaliesburg mountains at B’Sorah Luxury Tented Camp outside Johannesburg, South Africa. We started with a champagne picnic under the trees set…

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