Photo shoot at sunset We are at the second location. In the snow, in the mountains above Interlaken, Switzerland. An hor earlier Ruben had surprised Julia with a marriage proposal. She said yes. Catching a sunset takes precise timing. The sun will quickly sink and disappear behind the mountain peaks. I have to plan the […]
Civil marriage on the Harder Kulm Harder Kulm (elevation 1,322 m) is one of the ten places in the Berner Oberland (Bernese Alps) for an official civil marriage ceremony. An official from the des Zivilstandsamt Oberland Ost conducts the ceremony once a month. The ceremony takes place on the second floor room of the old […]
Surprise marriage proposal on the Harder Kulm I had no control over the situation. The viewing platform was busy with tourists walking past. I had to be certain that nobody walked between the camera and the couple. I couldn’t ask them to wait. I couldn’t ask her to take off her sunglasses. But it worked […]
Surprise wedding proposal above Mürren The location is popular with tourists. I had to ask a few people to move speaking in German and French. They gladly moved to another bench when I explained the situation. Felix arrived with Wendy five minutes later. Everybody watched as they sat on the bench. Felix gave Wendy a […]
Couple on their Honeymoon It was very nice for me to spend the afternoon with Matthew und Vicky. They live in from California, U.S.A. and were visiting Interlaken on their honeymoon. I am editing their pictures again during the winter months. It’s memories for them and for me. I am lucky to meet so many […]
Engagement photo shoot in Interlaken A photo shoot with a couple in the mountains near Interlaken. We used my car to visit the mountains around Interlaken. It’s a 20 minute drive up the mountain. A ten minute walk along a private road from the car park. The cost of using my car is included in […]
Engagement photo shoot in Interlaken Joe and Gina on vacation in Interlaken booked me for a photo shoot. They had got engaged and wanted some photos. It was late afternoon when we met outside their hotel. The weather was not looking good. Rain was the forecast. I actually enjoy it when we have dark clouds. […]
Surprise engagement on the Harder Kulm A surprise wedding proposal on the viewing platform. She said, “Yes!” Mikey had contacted me by e-mail. His plan to ask Sarah to marry him on the Harder Kulm (elevation 1,322 m). The middle of the day is not a good time to take photos on the Harder Kulm. […]
Japanese pre wedding in Grindelwald Japanese pre wedding photo shoot in the clouds above Grindelwald, Switzerland. We were at the Grindelwald First – elevation 2163 m. A location chosen by the bride’s brother. The couple could not speak English so the bride’s brother translated. They were delayed arriving. I watched as the clouds slowly rolling […]
Surprise engagement Harder Kulm The Harder Kulm is becoming a popular place to propose marriage. It’s also a popular tourist destination! Kate and Mike were lucky with few tourists on the viewing platform. As always with a surprise engagement, I have to act like a tourist. Ready to spring into action. There are ways around […]
Civil marriage for Australian couple Claudia and Darrin traveled from Sydney Australia to be officially married in Interlaken. They celebrated afterwards in the Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel where we took the group photographs. We traveled afterwards to Wengen (minus 16º centigrade). They were enjoying a skiing holiday with their family and friends.
Civil Marriage on Harder Kulm Karin and Leandro were officially married in October 2016. We visited another location before the ceremony for a bridal photo shoot. It was at a school and I obtained permission beforehand. The picture above was taken on the viewing platform on the Harder Kulm. More information on the Harder Kulm
Wedding celebration on the Harder Kulm Andrea and Gregor live in Holland and traveled Interlaken in Switzerland to be married. They invited family and friends to their official wedding in the Registry Office in Interlaken (Zivilstandtamt) After the official ceremony they walked the short distance to the Harderbahn furnicular railway. This took them up to […]
Civil wedding in Grand Hotel Giessbach Andrea und Karsten’s civil wedding in the Grand Hotel, Giessbach. After the ceremony, the couple celebrated with family and friends in the hotel. Once a month the official civil ceremony is conducted in this beautiful hotel. An official comes from Interlaken. The dates are here: http://www.pom.be.ch/pom/de/index/zivilstand-pass-id/zivilstand/externe_zeremonielokale/grandhotel_giessbach.html I have photographed […]
Family Vacation Photo Shoot A very enjoyable late afternoon family photo shoot in Interlaken. Pat, Jeff and Carson are from Indiana, U.S.A. and touring Europe.