To Situa and Tau,
I wanted to thank you from the bottom of my heart for inviting me to photograph your wedding!
I have seen many people marry and along the way I have experienced many different things. Sometimes I learn lessons and sometimes I see moments unfold that I will never forget. On occasion I share with my clients the effect their day had on me. Weddings leave a strong imprint on me in some way or another.
I have photographed many nationalities, but yours was the first full islander wedding (bride and groom) I have ever had the honour of being a part of. Thank you for entrusting that very special task to me.
So what did I take away from the experience of photographing your wedding? I learnt many things in fact!
The relationship you all have with each other made me feel like I still have much to learn about unity!Even though so many of the words I heard throughout the day I did not understand, I could still sense their sentiment and the love from which they were spoken!If all cultures were as supportive of each other as what I witnessed at your wedding, the world would be such a better place to live! I saw a freedom of spirit among you all that made me think I need to open my heart so much more!Your friends and family are a credit to you and made me feel welcome and so very much a part of the day!I will now go back to editing your images and I will post a few more sneak peaks if that’s OK :)You’re all beautiful people!Fa’afetai tele lavaTom
more images to come…