Victoria & Steve

Photographed by Adrián Vilanova

Story

Victoria & Steve came from the UK to celebrate a very intimate religious wedding in Altea, Spain where Victoria had been raised since childhood. After the beautiful ceremony they had outdoors (in the same private estate where they were staying), we took some photos of the couple alone. This is one of the last pictures I made of them.

The day before the ceremony I met with the couple and I was able to calmly see the place and think of an extra shot with an unusual angle. This small living room has a glass ceiling and from the upstairs terrace, you can see inside. I love shooting through the glass where reflections often appear. Shooting from the other side of the window helps the couple to be completely isolated and focused on themselves.
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Directions

CalmHolding HandsSitting

Victoria & Steve
“Let’s have you guys just enjoy a quiet moment together at the table, and even hold your hands. Show each other a bit of affection and really enjoy being with each other.”
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Composition

Center FramedLeading LinesWideHigh Angle

Go by your instinct in search of intentionality

Focusing

Single Point Focused on The Hands Single Shot Autofocus
Victoria & Steve
Light & Weather

Harsh LightDirectional LightWindow LightNatural LightIndoor

Equipment & EXIF

1/4000 f/2.8 ISO 100 WB 8700K

Camera

Canon 5D Mark IV

Lens

Canon 35mm f/1.4 L II

Editing

This image was edited with

own custom preset

Challenges & Solutions
Victoria & Steve

Location

Private Home / AirBnB / Apartment Spain

Mimar Villa Altea

Partida Montahud, 4, 03590 Altea, Alicante


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Adrián Vilanova

Photographer Spain Canon 5D Mark IV Canon 35mm f/1.4L II
I’m 35 years old, born in Valencia, Spain. After nine years working as a lab technician in molecular biology, and two years studying at art school, I started to follow my great passion and became a destination and elopement wedding photographer. I take the time to enjoy the small things, and with that gain inspiration for my work. I run away from normality and stay true to my own style and way of thinking. I love to share my passion and vision with my clients and other photographers. I have one life, and I aim to color outside the lines.
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You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece. – Albert Einstein (1905-1879)

Designed with love by Katharina + Katharina & Shayne Thomas. Background image by Adrián Vilanova

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