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To move and to be moved, to capture love and make it infinite. Crafting wedding images that bring out the natural beauty of his brides and grooms, Thanos Asfis embraces each wedding as a remarkable narrative. His wedding photography has garnered acclaim for its defined honesty, pitch-perfect aesthetics, and unfeigned connection to the present moment. His signature author knack for everything leading-edge has been influenced by heritage, fashion, and architecture, allowing him to infuse his photographs with a timeless style that catches real special seconds, sounds, ambiance and movement.
Timeless romance, elegance that never fades, and fine art Paris wedding photography in one? You have found your Paris wedding photographer! Whether its a romantic elopement in Paris, a luxury Paris wedding at one of the most sought after Paris wedding venues, or a stylish couple shoot in the city of love, I am here to make all your fine art photography dreams a reality.
With my Paris wedding photography services you can rest assured you’re in good, capable hands. Capturing your Paris wedding ceremony is not just about showing how beautiful and glowing you look on your special day, but more about telling a romantic story made of your emotions and feelings. Being a well-versed wedding photographer in Paris means to provide my couples with precious insights through every stage of their Paris wedding, and, should you decide to have a Paris destination wedding, taking you to the best locations to have your wedding portraits in Paris.
Perhaps you wish to channel a little bit of Audrey Hepburn into your Paris wedding photography, before the cloud-piercing, wrought-iron Eiffel Tower, broad Arc de Triomphe guarding the glamorous avenue des Champs-Élysées, the lamplit bridges spanning the Seine and art nouveau wicker-chair-lined terraces all of them such Parisian enduring emblems. Allow me to take you on a walk for a wedding portrait session at Jardin des Tuilleries, that fashionphiles and celebs can’t ever resist. Venture with me to the grandeur of a Jardins du Luxembourg bridal session, or let the day melt wandering through the Trocadero.
SOME OF MY FAVOURITE PARIS VENUES
A peaceful haven erected in the nineteenth century, Château Bouffemont has the setting for prestigious ceremonies organized by former residents, the Marquise of Preignes and Baron Empain. Every Château Bouffemont wedding is an unforgettable experience hidden from sight, while the stone-built residence spreads over four floors and offers over 2000 square meters of space. Crystal chandeliers, authentic wood paneling and fine fabrics will make a perfect backdrop to your Paris luxury wedding. The refined interior decor is the work of Italian architects, Augusto Busnelli and Marco Allievi, who designed and created made-to-measure furnishings.
Ideally located for the brides and grooms who wish to have their Paris wedding nearby the Avenue des Champs-Elysées, le Pavillon Dauphine, with its redesigned garden and fully refurbished Salons, is a perfect place to welcome all your receptions. As a Pavillon Dauphine wedding photographer let me say that its Art Deco style will make your wedding in Paris a dream.
If you always wished for a sophisticated wedding in a Parisian Palace then you are looking for a Peninsula Paris wedding. One can never have too much luxury. With a location that’s only minutes away from l’Arc de Triomphe, the Champs-Elysées and the Place de la Concorde, the Peninsula Paris’ gorgeous Haussmannian interiors and palace standards make it almost too good to be true.
Who wouldn’t love to have or even attend a wedding at Ritz Paris ? Coco Chanel was a resident for years. Ernest Hemingway, liberated it from German occupation during the Second World War and prior to its renovation it never closed its doors to the collection of glitterati, politicians and intellectuals who called it home. Calling the Ritz Paris a legend doesn’t do it justice and the same goes for every Ritz Paris wedding. Whether tucked away in the cosy Hemingway Bar for your groom portraits, or flaunt your Paris wedding dress in the aisles of the leafy courtyard garden, every minute on this luxury Paris wedding venue is blessed with rare elegance and charm.
If you are a Sex and the city kind of bride, you are probably wishing to have your wedding at Hôtel Plaza Athénée. For all its Parisian wedding glamour, its connection to the world of fashion, and haute living run much deeper than that. Christian Dior named his collections after the hotel and launched his first fashion show within its opulent interiors. Marlene Dietrich and French actor Jean Gabin lived out their much-publicized Romance here, so it is only natural for you to wish your Hôtel Plaza Athénée wedding to be romantic to bits. My Paris wedding photography services will make sure you get the best of it.
Whatever the reason to have a wedding at Le Bristol Paris , your big day will be too hard to get out of your system, while a wedding at Le Meurice Paris, will convince you why Salvador Dali called it his Parisian home. My eclectic Paris brides love their weddings at Shangri-La Hotel, situated in the 16th arrondissement as it’s no secret it was built for Napoleon Bonaparte’s grandnephew. No no A-lister Paris bride and groom worth their salt can miss a shot of themselves entering gilded art deco doors of the Four Seasons Hotel George V whose museum-worthy art collection, crystal chandeliers and 17th-century Flanders tapestries can serve as the perfect backdrop to their Paris wedding reception, not to mention the Michelin starred chefs preparing the wedding menu, and if you covet a Saint Honore postcoded Paris wedding at the Mandarin Oriental, as a luxury Paris wedding photographer I can hardly blame you. Royal Monceau Raffles Paris weddings have got that “je ne sais quoi” which makes it a Parisian den for Parisians. Ever since 1928, it’s been a regular hangout for international well- to- do crowd. Winston Churchill, President Eisenhower, Ray Charles, and now perhaps you and your groom!
If you would like to discover more about my France wedding photography services and receive more details, please get in touch with me directly. I will be travelling to Paris to shoot weddings, engagements, elopements and wedding proposals during the wedding season 2020 and I will be happy to provide you with all the information to make your experience unforgettable. Your destination wedding in Paris will be my best work yet!