Elegant Bali wedding destination at Tirtha Bridal of Joe Lee and Poh Fern. Avid believers in ‘less is more’, Joe and Poh Fern who both work as architects in Malaysia have always dreamt of finding a wedding venue that offers both iconic structure with stunning views. They trust that the right wedding venue can set the stage for the entire event and provide dramatic backdrops for photographs.
I photograph all types of people, but children are my very favorite subjects to work with. I love their innocent nature, genuine expressions, sparkling eyes full of life, and the endless possibilities and dreams their futures hold. By combining beautiful natural light, a truthful connection, and a glimpse into the soul, even the most ordinary scene can be transformed into something magical. I’d love to share with you this magical family photography in Ubud.
Fine art Ubud elopement photography of these beautiful yogis, Bre and Flo. Everything about this fine art Ubud elopement photography was incredible. On top of that there was this spirit of Bali feel on our shoot location at Bali stunning temples that you could feel in every moments. Elopements are always a fun escape for the couple where they can be very intimate and it’s just only two of them. As their Bali photographer, I had an incredible time shooting these two souls that deeply in love. It was a
Bali wedding at The Ungasan Clifftop Resort Uluwatu of our beautiful couple from Hong Kong, Gigi and Jerry. Gigi and Jerry met each other through mutual friends in 2013, even they meet each other several time, their love happened naturally after they were chatting and texting each other constantly for almost two months. With the help of their wedding planner, Wine and Co Wedding Organizer, Gigi and Jerry held their wedding at The Ungasan Clifftop Resort, Uluwatu located on the magical Bukit Peninsula. The wedding started with the couples preparation
The most romantic places to propose in Bali. Besides being one of the best wedding and honeymoon destination in the world, the island of Bali also has some of the most romantic places to propose your loved ones. From the stunning vista of Indian Ocean to the lush hill of Ubud, Bali provides some stunning locations to ask the most important question in your life. I have experienced and captured some the most unforgettable romantic moments for Bali surprise proposal photography sessions.
Katie and Rob has been engaged for 3 years when they contacted me. Rob proposed her at the top of mountain while they are snowboarding in Japan! They loved traveling together and loved something adventurous! Reading their story I suggest them to do this Mount Batur Bali engagement photography. In the month leading up to before the session the Mount Agung is starting to blew some ash, Katie and Rob was considered to postponed their trip to Bali. Thankfully and not surprisingly, a weeks later the situation is better, and
The Bali wedding Photography at Canggu Villa of Fleur and Sam. The sweet couples exchanged their vow upon 5,000 square metres of glorious garden next to Cemagi Beach, Semarapura Villa. Beyond the venue rolling lawns of Japanese grass, the sacred sea temple Pura Gede Luhur Batungaus rises above the Indian Ocean, an iconic silhouette against the coast’s famed crimson sunsets. What a beautiful set for Fleur and Sam Bali beach wedding destination. The wedding was started with the couples preparation in the different villas, then the ceremony. The greens from
Bali proposal photographer for Allan and Natalie. We love receiving inquiry that involved us in a surprise proposal. So, when Allan wrote to us that he planned to propose his girlfriend for five years in a surprise Bali proposal photography session, we got very excited. The lucky woman was Natalie.
When they met for the first time, Maya and Kevin found that they had nothing in common except for their love of food and traveling. Fast forward six years later, the couple decided to tie the knot and continued to eat and roam the globe as husband and wife. “We’ve traveled together quite extensively since we’ve been together. Kevin proposed to me last year when we were in Paris for our two weeks Europe trip,” said Maya. The San Francisco based couple were truly looking forward to explore Bali and
The Canadian couple came to Bali together with their family for a holiday. Before they arrive, Julia and Mike contacted us. “We are looking to get a Bali casual prewedding session taken while we are there,” wrote Julia to us before they arrived. The couple wanted to capture the beauty of Bali, its beautiful sunset and colors of nature. She wrote that she loves how my pictures looks very colorful and vibrant, and breathtaking. We were blessed with a beautiful weather on the day of the photo shooting. We took
Bali fine art film photography session of Taylan and Gozde. I’ve been a fans of Erich Mcvey work for quite some time, he is one of the best fine art film photographer, I even bought his online lesson last year. His work inspiring me to capture a session with film camera, and it’s actually challenging! I adore how he able to create with film and the rich, timeless quality of the images. Here is some images that I took from my medium format film, Contax 645. This Bali fine art
Getting married in Bali probably the best things that happened to our beautiful couple, Pooja and Callum, as Bali is top choice for every couples when it comes to celebrating their union. Located in popular tourist destination in Bali, 100 metres of absolute beachfront and stunning ocean view, Villa Atas Ombak is the place where they decided to get married. It is as welcoming as it is beautiful and we can see why they along with their guests would enjoy a day of celebration in its embrace. The decor from
Unbeknownst to their family and friends, Kristie and Matt secretly got married in the States. No one knew about this until they arrived in Bali and announced their wedding, complete with under the volcano Bali honeymoon photo session pictures. Kristie wrote to us about her wish to have wedding photos in an exotic location. So, they chose Bali. But then, Mount Agung decided to wake up from its 54 years old slumber, coughed some ashes, and went back to a fitful sleep. It remains active with an occasional ash coughing
Bali Honeymoon Photography in Sanur of Rachel and Steve, our clients who were travelled from the United States. They just recently married and chosen Bali for their honeymoon destinations. I had the privilege to capture their Bali honeymoon photography in Sanur.
Bali wedding photography at Seminyak luxury villas of Lucy and Rory. Lucy and Rory were introduced by their friends in 2010 before finally their fell in love. Their love continues, they have spent the last 7 years travelling the world together, including a full year living overseas in Canada and London. Their wedding was held in The Cotton House, whose architecture is inspired by the great houses of the Caribbean.
Gusmank Professional Bali Wedding Photographer, Thank You Messages 2017! Well what a year! 2017 you have been phenomenal! Thanks to all our amazing families, friends, partners and clients for your continued support. Thank you for trusting us, Gusmank Professional Bali Wedding Photographer to capture your lifetime memories, happiness, laughter, love and tears. Each of the images we took that would cherish your life forever make us so grateful. It was amazing get to meeting people all around the globe!
Bali engagement session at Mandapa Ubud, a Ritz Carlton Reserve of Xiao Yu and Rain, our clients whose travelled from Shanghai China. Embark on a mindful journey to the extraordinary – to a place that is fully immersed into the surroundings, this location is a perfect place to photograph an engagement session. An intimate Ubud, Bali luxury hotel of only 60 villas and suites, Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve providing renowned service at every touchpoint to awaken the spirit and provide rich, meaningful memories to last a lifetime. As a resort
From Bali to Singapore wedding destination of Kai and Mag. This September we were lucky enough to get to visit Singapore to capture a wedding. We’ve shoot their engagement in Bali, then as they are happy with the result, they wanted us to capture their wedding in Singapore. The wedding were started from Tea Pay ceremony at the bride’s house. Before the groom entering the house, the groom and the groomsmen has to do the wedding games prepared by the bridesmaid. It was hilarious! The main ceremony, was celebrated at
Rainy day engagement shoot of Regina and Alex. Don’t get the weather make you down, as this madly in love couple proof bad weather could be a romantic engagement photoshoot. Nothing can stand in their way — not rain, not hail, not snow, not thunder, not lightning. Instead of letting some crummy weather conditions ruin their rainy day engagement photoshoot in Ubud, they decided to dance in the rain.
Bali honeymoon photoshoot of Pauline and Loris. “We’ve known each other for six years,” said Pauline who met her future husband, Loris, in business school. They recently got married and celebrated it by going to Bali for a honeymoon. They asked us to capture them as newlyweds and we couldn’t be happier. Pauline was passionate about photography and she liked their Bali honeymoon photoshoot to be simple and emotive. We took them to two locations, the picturesque Tegalalang Rice Terrace in Ubud and the quiet Serangan Island in Denpasar area.
A Bali Wedding Inspiration with an Indian & Middle Eastern Exotic Architecture at The Villas Bali Hotel and Spa. We know their day will inspire other couples who are dreaming of having an middle eastern architecture with the tropical trees on their backdrop. Inspired by the legendary Moguls of Rajasthan, the designers of the building sought to blend Indian Palatial complexity with Moroccan rustic simplicity. Whether under a tented ceiling or an elaborate hand painted canvas. The bride, Emily, wearing an undoubtedly one of the most incredible wedding dress, she
Macy and Jay: Amid the ricefield of an Ubud Bali couple session. This sweet couple from Argentina has been dating for a while. Macy and Jay wished to have an Ubud Bali couple session photo shooting amid the green terrace rice field of Tegalalang, Ubud. Unfortunately, the rice field was just recently planted. However, the surrounding area made of tall swaying palm trees and dramatic rice field terrace made up for it. We went there at seven in the morning and successfully captured the gorgeous light of Balinese morning. On
Best of Seminyak, Bali travel photography of Lyndy and Don. This was our second time capturing their travel photography in Bali. Previously we have done the session in Tamblingan lake a few months ago, then they contact us again for their travel photography session in Seminyak. For the first location, we took them to best of Seminyak cafe, Kim Soo Bali. We can see a lot of things at Kim Soo Home Bali, from Raw wood, recycled teak root, glassware and ceramics. Marble top French cafe tables, teak kitchen hutches,
A Dramatic Bali Cliff Top Wedding Photography. Pandawa Cliff Estate was a stunning setting for the beautifully intimate wedding of Ashleigh and James. The Australian couple decided to say ‘I do’ to each other in the presence of their beloved family and friends. The gorgeous couple celebrated their love at the estate’s famous wedding chapel which provided a breathtaking background for a dramatic Bali cliff top wedding photography. Ashleigh looked very beautiful in her mermaid wedding gown from Vera Wang and we loved capturing the look on James’ face when
Before sunset bali engagement photoshoot. Charlene and Kevin’s Bali engagement photoshoot turned out to be as perfect as the couple have requested when they booked a session with us. The Singaporean couple recently got engaged and since Bali is their favourite holiday destination, they wish to commemorate the special moment in their lives at their favourite island. We took them to the beautiful Melasti Beach at Ungasan. The dark stone temple created a dramatic background for our first photoshooting. The golden rays showered us beautifully and gave the couple a
Casual engagement session in Tegalalang rice terraces lush greenery of Carole and Fred. Carole and Fred, the French couple, were engaged a year ago and they planning for their wedding next year. They wanted to do a photo session as they don’t have a good picture of them together, while they also want to use the picture as a save a date. One cannot go to Bali and not make time to see the Tegalalang Rice Terraces. This beautiful rice terraces is located around 3 miles from Ubud central, make
Oceanside elopement photography at Soori Bali of Eddie and Wings, the sweet couple travelled from Hongkong. Soori Bali and wedding bliss are a match made in heaven. The romance of the beach, the fragrance of exotic flowers, the sparkling ocean and a sunset glow provide the magic that sets off their elopement into perfection. The shoot start from their preparation at their villa, then followed by a ceremony witnessed by the shimmering Indian Ocean. The couple were very calm and in love. We instantly felt drawn to this sweet couple’s
Bali beach wedding at Balangan of Claire and Brent. Accompanied by their closest friends, Claire and Brent tied their knot at the gorgeous Balangan Beach. This white sandy beach stretch 200 meters with panoramic view to the Indian Ocean and blessed by the spectacular sunset that create the romantic nuance for the couple exchanging their vows. The bride and groom’s preparation was in Balangan Beach Front Villa Nakar and then we walk together to the heart stopping ceremony location. Organized by Bali Brides Wedding Planner, this wedding was very intimate
Bali post-wedding photography at Tamblingan Lake of Lindy and Don. This time we travelled about 2 hours drive from Denpasar to Tamblingan in Tabanan. Tamblingan Lake is a misty magical lake located in the plateau area with green hill surrounded. It is situated adjunction to Buyan Lake with cool weather surrounds it. It owns the fascination where the nature authenticity is felt and the inexistence of boat use motorize here. These beautiful lakes can be seen from the top hill right from Asah Gobleg Countryside, Sukasada District and Singaraja regency,
Beachside multicultural Bali Wedding Photography of Esther and Tolga. Esther and Tolga is a proof that long distance relationship could work. These sexy couple comes from a different background and culture. Tolga lives in Istanbul and Esther lives in Jakarta. However, their love for the island made them decided to have a beachside multicultural Bali wedding celebration photographed at the beautiful lawn of InterContinental Bali Resort.
Sunrise Engagement Photography at Nusa Lembongan of Wynee and Jason, the adventurous Singaporean couple. This is our second part on our previous blog. On the previous blog, the photos was taken on sunset time, this one, sunrise engagement photography at Nusa Lembongan is the sunrise session that we took the next day. We start the shooting on the second day at the new rebuilt “Yellow Bridge”. The rebuilt “Yellow Bridge” (Jembatan Kuning) now connecting Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Lembongan in the Klungkung Regency off the east coast of Bali has
Took places at the The Royal Santrian Resort and Villa in Nusa Dua, the wedding of Danny and Amelia were spectacular. In a sea of serene, neutral colors and clean aesthetics, Danny and Amelia said ‘I do’ in this lovely Bali Wedding Photography at The Royal Santrian. I was honoured to be able to captured their beautiful Bali wedding. The event start with Tea Pai ceremony then followed by main ceremony by the sea where they exchanged their vows witnessed by their family and friends. The weather was perfect, the
Many say that love is the greatest adventure, and we couldn’t agree more. Sometimes magic happens when you take a little risk to step out of your comfort zone. If you are a fun-loving couple looking for something a little different, perhaps a little bigger for your honeymoon session, maybe you can consider this Bali honeymoon photo at monkey forest of Lisa and Chris.
The Bali wedding anniversary photography session of Ziba and John. These two lovebirds travelled from Sydney Australia to celebrate their 1st wedding anniversary in Bali. The photo location took place at their hotel at Seminyak Beach Resort and Spa. The charming landscape of the resort that encompasses native greenery, lily ponds, and traditional thatched pavilions become our perfect backdrop.
Located in the lush hill of Kedewatan, Puri Wulandari a Boutique Resort and Spa was where the newlyweds from Turkey stayed. Sibel and Cem wanted to have their Ubud honeymoon session captured and celebrated. The exclusive boutique resort and spa was the perfect start for our first photo session. The misty hill and verdant landscape of the resort provided a gorgeous setting for the handsome couple in the early morning photo shooting. The Campuhan Ridge was our second location. We were blessed with the perfect weather that day and the
Nusa Dua Beach honeymoon photography of Winnie and Darren. Last September, I got so lucky that I got a change to capture another fellow photographer in this Nusa Dua Beach honeymoon photography session. We did the session on sunset time at The Laguna Resort and Spa Nusa Dua.
Daniel and Corinn flew all the way from Germany to Bali with their wedding suit and dress. We can’t find fault in their idea. After flying all the way to this exotic honeymoon destination, why not creating a series of Bali post wedding photography? So, we went with the lovely couple to four different locations in one full day. From sunrise to sunset, Daniel and Corinn went to explore the rice field of Ubud, the waterfall of Bangli, the coast of Sanur, and lastly, the Ungasan rocky beach.
Romantic Bali elopement photography of Xu Yana and Lin. This elopement took places at Tresna Chapel of Ayana Resort and Spa, Bali, it was the perfect location for them to celebrate their romantic elopement. Our team, the videographer and the venue staff witnessed their marriages without their family and friends there, it’s very intimate.
Kanoko and Kazutora, an elegant Ubud post wedding photo session. The Japanese couple just celebrated their love by saying ‘I do’ at Soori Bali a few days prior to the photo shooting. The bride, Kanoko, loves Bali and often visited the island. This time, she came as a bride and decided to take her new husband, Kazutora, for a romantic Ubud post wedding photo session in two of Bali’s scenic destinations.
Romantic Beachside Proposal Photography at Amankila Luxury Resort. Just at the sunset time I met Kevin and Rose, the sweet couple from Los Angeles at the Amankila Luxury Resort. We have been discuss the proposal plan with Kevin before by email. Rose think that she would just have a romantic couple session in Bali, when in the middle of the shoot Kevin got down on the knee with the most amazing ring! Rose was in the greatest surprise of her life! This beachside proposal photography at Amankila is filled with
Bali intimate elopement photography of Emmily and Aydan at Puri Temple Hill. This elopements are so extraordinary and sweet, it’s something about a wedding where there are so many distractions that makes elopements so powerful and filled with emotions. This couple really gets to focus on each other and the love and commitment they have, together with their son. The vision for their elopement was to be fun, romantic and somewhere they both adored. Emmily and Aidan met and fell in love only a few minutes from their hometown and
Destination Wedding at Tresna Chapel Ayana Resort of Rhi and Chris. A beautiful lovely couple, travelled all the way to Bali from Perth with their beloved daughter, Elyssa, families and guests to experience the wedding of their dreams. The wedding ceremony took place at newly renovated Tresna Chapel in Ayana Resort, in an extraordinary landscape on the edge of a cliff with a breathtaking view the endless blue of the Indian Ocean. Majestically towering above AYANA’s shimmering Indian Ocean, Tresna wedding chapel in Bali is a dramatically illuminated chapel that
Prewedding photography at Lembongan Island of Wynee and Jason. Nusa Lembongan or Lembongan Island is a small island off the southeast coast of the main island of Bali. Quickly becoming one of Bali’s most popular attractions, this island paradise is a world away from the hassle and hectic pace of South Bali. Neither hawkers nor traffic mar the magnificent scenery; this is a fine place to just put your feet up and relax. This Prewedding Photography at Lembongan Island was taken on sunset time, start around 4pm. We start the
Destination Wedding at Tirtha Uluwatu Bali of Tonya and David, was a beautiful wedding on summer in Bali. Tirtha Uluwatu chapel, where Tonya and David tied their knot is a magical place, set on the Southern cliff top of Bali with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean, designed to host weddings that provide a sense of magic. Words cannot adequately describe the feeling of Tirtha Uluwatu, but, step foot at Tirtha Uluwatu and you, too, will instantly know—Uluwatu is a place like no other on earth for your wedding. The
Honeymoon Bali Photography of Christina and Rene, this couple travelled from Germany right after their wedding to Bali for their honeymoon. This Honeymoon Bali photography session was taken at Balangan Beach, Jimbaran. The beach was pretty famous for it’s scenic and the magnificent sunset, that’s why here you can see a lot of couples on their wedding dress and suit wanted to get their pre-wedding or honeymoon photographs. Balangan Beach, locally referred to as Pantai Balangan, is one of Bali’s most popular and most scenic, featuring a gorgeous half-kilometre stretch
Intimate Sunset Honeymoon Session in Ubud of Mantha and Kevin at Blue Karma Resort Ubud. A world famous destination for newlyweds to have their honeymoon is definitely Ubud! It’s the beauty and spiritual thing that charm couples to visit again and again this cultural place. Unique culture, breathtaking panoramas and a nice weather. Here, the newlyweds will always be remembered for the power of quietness and beautiful sunsets.
Travis and Tonya come all the way to Bali for their honeymoon, they wanted have their post wedding session in Ubud Bali. “We chose to come all the way to Bali, literally on the other side of the world from us, because we fell in love with the culture and beautiful scenery. We are planning to meditate, visit a healer, go to the markets, rice fields, and temples, sample the cuisine, go diving, and immerse ourselves in your beautiful culture. “ We picked them and Viceroy Ubud and start the shoot
This Bali summer family portrait was simple but very fun. Travel from Canada, Helen and Howard come to Bali together with their little daughter. This Bali summer family portrait took place at Melasti Beach, Ungasan right before sunset time. Before heading to the beach, we do the session at The Balinese gate close to the beach, as they wanted to have a little bit Balinese essence on their photographs. Their daughter was such a sweet little girl to work with and her spirit and love for the sand and ocean
Set in a majestic tropical landscape overlooking Ubud’s Valley of the Kings, Viceroy Bali offers a stunning location combined with excellent service to make your wedding or Viceroy Bali Elopement photography look stunning. Viceroy is a wonderful resort for romantic couples in search of peace, romance and privacy. The resort is also well known by sophisticated international travellers as one of the world’s secret tropical hideaways and respected by its many repeat guests as a destination that places emphasis on the best of privacy and comfort.
The simplicity of this casual engagement photography in Canggu beach creates a blissfully romantic ambiance. While we heart formal engagement sessions, with long white gowns, I also adore the day-to-day magic of just being in love in casualty.