Imagine a clearing in the middle of a forest. Sunlight filters softly through the trees overhead and there is a sense of perfect peace. You are alone with your beloved, and time stands still as the both of you lock eyes. This set of bridal portraits, taken in a nature centre in Hong Kong, tells the story of two lovers sharing a private escape in a forgotten secret garden. With a delicate palate of dusky blues, leafy greens and the palest of pinks, touched with subtle golds and wooden elements, the rustic styling perfectly complemented the backdrop. Hand-lettered stationery, a lace parasol and the vintage-styled gown added to the classic…
Once the ancient capital of Japan, Kyoto is now the destination of choice for those looking for the perfect nature backdrop, and it’s easy to see why. From the sakura trees and falling flowers to the quaint traditional Japanese teahouses amidst picture perfect greenery, these bridal portraits look like they were taken straight out of a quirky Japanese drama or movie. Many thanks to Lukas Chan Photo Lab for sending us this set of photos.