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Hi there, and welcome to our blog. We are Maria and Sandy, a wedding photography couple based in the Algarve, Portugal.

Here you will find some an excerpt of our recent photography work. Whether it be an educational post, a more technical article about photography equipment or a recent couple photo shoot, or a wedding we have photographed. We, therefore, hope you enjoy viewing our latest projects. Please do not hesitate to contact us anytime, if you have some questions about our photography.

 

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Love in Tallinn

Love in Tallinn – Couple Photo Shoot   We met these love balls three weeks ago, when they asked us to capture their Sunday morning from an intimate perspective. We had so much fun together that we all became friends, including their cute french bulldog Franklin. Reimo + Birgit were so happy with their photos…

Couple photo shoot in Albufeira

Nina loves Lukas // couple photo shoot in Albufeira Nina loves Lukas // couple photo shoot in Albufeira We had the luck to shoot these happy lovers on a deserted Algarve beach. Lukas & Nina got in touch with us, asking if we would like to photograph them – of course we wanted, we loved to!…

Helsinki Engagement Photo Shoot

Helsinki Engagement Photo Shoot // Charlotte loves Iivo Charlotte loves Iivo – their Helsinki Engagement Photo Shoot. We met Charlotte & Iivo in Helsinki after christmas to shoot their engagement. Very early we arrived in Helsinki and boy was it cold! But nothing could stop our great mood and after a few cups of tea…

Small Wedding Algarve Elopement

Small Wedding Algarve Elopement // Morgan & Bill Morgan & Bill asked us to document their Small Wedding & Algarve Elopement. Of course we said yes! These two lovers came all the way from Washington DC to the romantic Algarve in Portugal. They had just arrived one day earlier. We picked them up in Lagos…

Romantic Algarve Elopement – Angelica & James

Romantic Algarve Elopement // Angelica & James This romantic Algarve Elopement was our most favorite run away wedding this summer. These two lovebirds came all the way from Toronto, Canada. We have been writing and talking weeks before their special day. About every little detail like the beach where the ceremony will take place –…

Meadhbh & Paul – O Panoramico Wedding Photographer

Meadhbh & Paul – O Panoramico Praia Verde Wedding Photographer Meadhbh & Paul – Panoramico Praia Verde Wedding Photographer by Maria & Sandy // We had the crazy luck to be Meadhbh’s & Paul’s O Panoramico Wedding Photographer. These two loves came up from Ireland. From the first moment when we arrived at their villas…

Stephanie & Pedro – Ilha de Faro Wedding

Stephanie & Pedro – Ilha de Faro Wedding Stephanie & Pedro are an amazing couple. We met them just before their wedding day at the Ilha de Faro and we liked each other immediately. They entrusted us to document their special day together with their friends and their family. We never shot a Ilha de Farol…

Bruno & Ines at the Estoi Palace – an Algarve Wedding

Wedding Photographer in Algarve – Estoi Palace     Join our latest Algarvian Wedding at the Estoi Palace with our amazing couple – Bruno & Ines. Perhaps one of the most beautiful wedding venues in the Algarve, for intimate and large weddings. So many great places within the palaces gardens. If you want to get married…

A Carvoeiro Wedding – Simone loves Raffael

A Carvoeiro Wedding // Simone loves Raffael A Carvoeiro Wedding Photographer // Simone loves Raffael This loving couple hired through Algarve Prestige Wedding & Event Planners us to document their elopement wedding at Carvoeiro’s Algarve Seco. Simone & Raffael are big fans of Star Wars. Which became the main theme of their special day. A…

Rustic Algarve Wedding – Bruno & Vania

Rustic Algarve Wedding – Bruno & Vania // We had the absolute honor to shoot Bruno & Vania’s Rustic Algarve Wedding. It is so interesting being a Algarve Wedding Photographer brought into these portuguese families hired to document their intimate and yet traditional Algarvian Weddings. Being thrown into decades of history and to witness how amazing…

Algarve Couple Photo Shoot // Theresa & Friedrich

Algarve Couple Photo Shoot // Theresa & Friedrich Algarve Couple Photo Shoot // Theresa & Friedrich asked us if we could photograph their engagement at one beautiful Algarve beach. Of course we knew where to take them – to the stunning Praia do Castelejo, at the west coast. Which is on of our favourite places…

O Panoramico Castro Marim Wedding

O Panoramico Castro Marim Wedding // Dessie & Siobhán O Panoramico Castro Marim Wedding // Dessie & Siobhán entrusted us to be their wedding photographer. Their special day would take place at the O Panoramico, Castro Marim. All their family would come together in the Algarve, to celebrate and witness their love for each other.…

Stephanie & Pedro // Algarve Couple Horse Photo Shoot

Stephanie & Pedro // Algarve Couple Horse Photo Shoot Stephanie & Pedro hired us for their Algarve Couple Horse Photo Shoot. Last August we have had a few big fires raging in the Algarve, one of them very close to our home. Everything was smokey and we hadn’t seen a blue sky for days. It…

An Algarve Proposal photo shoot

Algarve Proposal photo shoot – Sonduren & Shabnam Some make their wedding proposal quite common, others choose to add a little suspense to the mix by keeping it a secret. In the beginning of this month we had a photo shoot that was very special also for us. Sonduren decided to propose his beautiful girl-friend…

Pousada Convento Tavira – an Elopement Wedding

Algarve Elopement Photographer at the Pousada Convento Tavira –    We were so happy that back in April 2018 Alison and John asked us to be their Algarve wedding photographers at the extremely beautiful Pousada Convento Tavira! It was their wish to have an intimate and romantic ceremony with just two of them. We love…

Caro & Daniel // Armacao da Pera Couple Photoshoot

Caro & Daniel // Armacao da Pera Couple Photoshoot When people start trusting eachother magic can happen. Daniel & Caro got in touch with us for a beach couple photo shoot near Armacao da Pera. We were so happy to meet them, they are a lovely couple and a complete joy to be with. So…

Romantic Algarve Honeymoon Photoshoot

Algarve Honeymoon Photographer – We took this lovely newlywed couple on a surprise Romantic Algarve Honeymoon Photoshoot. On one of the finest motor yachts in the Algarve, on their honeymoon, for an After-Wedding Photo Shoot.   Eva’s & Felix’s Romantic Algarve Honeymoon Photoshoot   We are so happy to share our latest photo love story…

Snowy Forest After Wedding Shoot in Estonia

Wedding Photographer Tallinn, Estonia – After Wedding Shoot in Estonia. Two weeks ago, we visited Laura and Cardo. They both live in Tallinn, Estonia where we just had shot Kristi’s and Reimo’s winter Elopement Wedding in the capital Tallinn. Laura and Cardo just recently got married – before we met and therefore we started to…

Monika & Margus // Couple Shoot Estonia

Monika & Margus // Couple Shoot Estonia Monika & Margus // Couple Shoot Estonia. Monika are Margus are friends of Maria and they were asking us for a shooting with their beloved dogs. Sure! The weather was beautiful, there was snow everywhere. If it just wasn’t so cold. The temperature outside was truly painful. 🙂…

Estonian Winter Wedding

Estonian Winter Wedding Famous Estonian Fine Art Photographer Siiri Kumari took us to this Estonian Winter Wedding. Maria became her second shooter. We prepared and packed our gear and travelled to Rapla in Estonia. The landscape was not just beautiful, it was eerie and also very cold. The wedding took place in the countryside and…

Making of Luxurious Blessix

Maria was recently working as a product photographer in Estonia, (professionaalsed tootefotod) capturing (professionaalsed tootefotod) some latest products for the Estonian luxurious Blessix cosmetic brand. Maria always wanted to be a cosmetic photographer. Blessix is a new brand, specialized in high quality and premium products. While Maria shot the products, I had the idea to…

Portugal Wedding Castro Marim, Algarve

Wedding Photographer Castro Marim, Algarve Wedding Photographer Castro Marim, Algarve – It was a beautiful, emotion-filled Algarve wedding! Back in September, this lovely couple asked us to become their Wedding Photographer Castro Marim, Algarve. Bo&Lu were planning their Algarve wedding in South Korea and everything turned out just perfect. Two families and cultures came together…

Portugal Pre-Wedding Algarve Beach Shoot

 Pre-Wedding Algarve Beach Shoot We were curios meeting B + L for their Pre-Wedding Algarve Beach Shoot. We met near the beautiful village of Castro Marim, in the Algarve, the Country Golf Club, were we took the first photos of their Pre-Wedding Photoshoot. A few days later they would get married and we were allowed…

Portugal Pre Wedding Intimate Algarve

The first part of our intimate Pre-Wedding Algarve Photoshoot The first part of our Pre-Wedding Algarve Photoshoot, in Castro Marim. What a lovely couple they are. There was laughter and joy and an hour of photographing the couple went by like nothing. We are looking so forward to their wedding… (Update: See their photographs of…

Portugal Estoi Palace Algarve Wedding

Wedding Photographer in the Algarve Maria shot a wedding at the Estoi Palace, Portugal, being a Wedding Photographer in the Algarve. What a beautiful and intimate wedding it was. I have wanted to be the Wedding Photographer at the Estoi Palace, Algarve for some time now and when the Algarve Prestige Wedding and Event told…

Portugal Wedding Praia da Luz, Algarve

Wedding Photographer in Algarve – Ricardo & Dominika, Praia da Luz Wedding Photographer in the Algarve – Luz is a charming small town. It is known as a great holiday and wedding destination. We absolutely loved getting to know Ricardo and Domenika and be their Wedding Photographer in Algarve. What an incredible couple! As there…

Romantic Couple Algarve Beach Photoshoot

Romantic Couple Algarve Beach Photoshoot We took the fashion & beauty blogger Lina and her partner Diogo to one of the most beautiful beaches, to create a Romantic Couple Algarve Beach Photoshoot. The beaches of Algarve are ideal for a romantic couples’ photoshoot, especially with the soft golden rays of the setting sun as a…

Chase Brides Wedding Dress Shoot Praia d’Lourenco

Trash the Dress Algarve Photoshoot Trash the dress Algarve – This is the second part of our Chase Brides Wedding Dress shoot, which ended in a mild Trash the Dress Algarve Photoshoot. We shot the first part of the wedding dresses at Vale d’Oliveiras. We then headed to Praia d’Lourenco & Praia d’Sao Rafael to…

Chase Brides Wedding Dress Shoot Vale d’Oliveiras

Algarve Wedding Dress Photoshoot – Vale d’Oliveiras Algarve wedding dress photoshoot – The Algarve is considered to be one of the best places for a bridal shoot due to its large variety of beaches and amazing cliffs, servings as beautiful backdrops. We always have deep blue skies and beautiful golden light in the late afternoons. Today…

Romantic Couple Algarve Photoshoot

Romantic Couple Algarve Photoshoot – Engagement Photoshoot Algarve This time the post is about a Romantic Couple Algarve Photoshoot, Engagement Photoshoot Algarve in a little town called Estoi. A charming village located on the foothill of Serra do Caldeirão in Eastern Algarve. The Couple I got in touch with fashion and beauty blogger Liina (http://linselfportrait.com/)…

Jessica na Praia – Algarve Beach Photoshoot

Algarve Beach Beauty Photoshoot I´d like to share with you some pictures from my last Algarve Beach Beauty Photoshoot. I met Jessica who had come down south for a family holiday. We had a casual photo shoot in Armacao da Pera with two outfits, both of which looked very beautiful on her and the white…

Forest Fairy Photo Shoot in Estonia

Forest Fairy Photo Shoot in Estonia – I was really looking forward to the next „evening gown“ session inspired by the last photo shoot with Siiri. To be honest, I had lost all hope finding the perfect dress, but thankfully, we were able to track down a gorgeous white/silver opera gown. Just a day before…

Estonia Early & Romantic Engagement Shoot

Romantic Engagement Photoshoot – Meet Siiri, one of the best Estonian fine art photographers and a beautiful person with her partner Tõnis. I met Siiri when she agreed to take me to a wedding as a second photographer alongside her. I hope I can show you some results soon. Update, here are the results: Estonian Winter…