Every wedding is unique and special. But this also had a very personal connection for me: I was allowed to photograph the civil wedding of my brother-in-law.
Alex and Ann-Katrin started in their apartment in the southern part of Hannover. While the two were getting ready in separate rooms, I took turns taking in the atmosphere of the bride and groom. Alex stood in front of the mirror doing his bow tie and Ann-Katrin was beautifully transformed by make-up artist Ria Saage with a magical make-up and great hairstyle for the bride. An individually made hairpiece by Jannie Baltzer completed the look.
The first time they saw each other was in the stairwell in front of their apartment. I am always happy to be allowed to take pictures at such intimate and private moments. The wedding took place in the old town hall in Hanover. For the couple shooting we walked through the old town towards Maschsee and back again. So we had many beautiful different locations and motifs with which I and the two were very satisfied: