The west coast of Italy is home to some of the most beautiful backdrops. From Genova to Sicily, you can always guarantee a view that’ll put the cherry on top of your wedding day dreams. But it’s not just a view that you’ll need, you’ll also need a photographer who knows how to combine Italy’s finest coast views with the raw emotion of a newlywed couple.
Fortunately, we at Zankyou have made a list of some of the best photographers in Italy so that you don’t have to worry about it once you’ve arrived.
Having been born and raised on the coast of Sorrento, but now being based in Naples, Michela knows the west coast well. Her knowledge of the coast allows her to give the couples that she works with a truly informed opinion, with expertise not only with photography but also on the best places to visit, eat or stay.
Her photography, she says, is influenced by her love for Italian landscapes, art and philosophy, so her work draws on all of these aspects to create the most meaningful wedding photos.
Michela, who before deciding to specialise in wedding photography, built up years of experience in the world of cinema, advertising and journalism, has previously worked for some of the most important film festivals, most notably one of the “big three”: the Venice Film Festival. Since she has experience in these sectors, she describes her style as “psychological” with a highly narrative approach, meaning her work ooze emotion and elegance.
Emiliano Russo works in numerous locations on the Amalfi coast, so you can have the Amalfi coast wedding you’ve been eyeing up in whichever setting you prefer. Two locations he works in specifically are Ravello and Postiano.
Speaking to Emiliano, he says “as a photographer, I have the privilege of capturing the atmosphere and am there to tell the story of your wedding”, which means you can guarantee he will adapt to your desires. After all these are the photos need to capture the emotion of your special day as they’re going to be passed down to your grandchildren and even further! So you want to make sure they are the best they can be, and with Emiliano you can guarantee this.
Ravello is situated in the mountains, alongside then Amalfi coast, so if you desire intimate photos down the narrow streets of Italy as well as breathtaking Mediterranean backdrops, then Russo is exactly who you need to make your special day perfect.
Postiano, likewise, is a small area that is loved by wedding photographers. The first tourists there were an elite group of artists and intellectuals who discovered it’s true beauty. Since then the times have changed, but Postiano’s magic has not. Just see for yourself – there is no place like it for an intimate wedding in between some of Italy’s best architecture.
Italian beauty doesn’t stop on the west coast, it stretches all the way down towards the scenic island of Sicily. For Daniele, who was born in Sicily, it’s home, so if you fancy a destination wedding with a little more warmth, contact him for the best photography service.
Primarily operating in Catania, but with a penchant for travel, Daniele has a passion for finding those spontaneous moments, the kind of moments that are difficult to capture on photos. But, for Daniele, it’s something incredibly important – he wants to capture the natural flow 0f the event, as well as the natural flow of the couples emotions.
To describe his work in one word, he says, it’s “elegant“, and he pays special attention to the intricate details of what his couples want so that they can share their wedding day moments with their relatives and friends, forever.