the wedding of elisa & juho: sun, laughter & beautiful moments

At the end of May, I had the opportunity to immortalize the wedding of Elisa and Juho in Mikkeli, a city about 3 hours from Helsinki. It was exciting to travel a bit further for this wedding shoot – actually, it’s the furthest I’ve gone for this reason so far. I’m looking forward to more of these!

The wedding was a traditional one with approximately 100 friends and relatives attending. I was lucky enough to photograph both the ceremony and the party, which went on to early the next morning. I hope you enjoy these few selected photographs from this magical day!


A happy couple after the wedding ceremony.



Friends congratulating the bride and groom.


The party was held in a beautiful place with traditional red-painted buildings.



There were people of all ages…



The bride with her sister and mother.


The wedding guests.


The rush for the bridal bouquet.


The wedding dance.


The party went on long after I left around midnight.

3 thoughts on “the wedding of elisa & juho: sun, laughter & beautiful moments

  1. Jättefina bilder Hannele! Om jag någonsin får gifta mig kommer jag definitiv önska dig som fotograf.

    • Tack, Johanna! Jo, ta kontakt bara om det blir så 🙂 Om du känner någon annan som är i behov av bröllopsfotograf får du gärna ge dem min hemsideadress också (

  2. Pingback: the best of 2013 – in photos | alternative viewpoints

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