An Especially Special Day
June 2, 2009
Ophelia Photography not only captured this wedding as beautifully as she always does, but as the couple were some of her best friends she was also a Bridesmaid – multi tasking or what?
The boots, the flowers, the Bridesmaid dresses, the skate park, the rockstar photo shoot…I love it all!
Lisa described the day on her blog:
The say good things come to those who wait, and these two waited 11 years for their wedding day. It was perfect in every-way and I was honored to take part in the celebration as both the photographer and bridesmaid. I believe it was my most challenging wedding to date, as I was swept up in the emotions of the day and having to relinquish control of only shooting about 50 % of the photos. My beautiful and lovely dear friend of 24 years (we met in preschool at age 4) was drop dead gorgeous and anyone in her presence on that day felt the magic. The magic being that after 11 years they were getting married and celebrating their love in front of close family and friends.
As Enya played we waiting by the bridge prepared to walk down the aisle to stand presently for Jen and Rich. As I watched Jen coming down the aisle and Richard watching her…. I was done. Oh the tears….their tears, the happiness, the moment, was like a dream. Jen and Rich were radiating with happiness. All of there parents were radiating with happiness….11 years of happiness. It was awesome!
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