LOVE. EMOTION. STYLE

NATURAL, EDITORIAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

UK Wedding Photographer

EDITORIAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER IN LONDON

DESTINATION + UK, LONDON WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

Editorial wedding photography. Bride and groom holding hands, laughing, walking into the wedding ceremony room, beautifully decorated table with flowers and lit candles. Gorgeous dress by Amare Bride, linen by Mya Sylvia, planning by Bespoke Events, Management, crockery by Maison Margaux

Heartfelt

STORYTELLING

Stunning wedding tablescape, decorated with beautiful flowers and lit candles

EDITORIAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY THAT TRANSCENDS THE ORDINARY

“Love recognizes no barriers.” It transcends time and place, and so do photographs. Welcome to where wedding photography goes beyond the usual, capturing the extraordinary and unique essence that defines YOU.

My approach to wedding photography is rooted in the love for storytelling and genuine human connection. I believe that a photograph should not just capture an image but convey a feeling, an emotion that stirs your soul. Whether your celebration is grand or intimate, I am here to tell the story of your wedding day with authenticity and grace.

UK & LONDON WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

“She is truly the best at what she does”

Portrait of Gabriela Matei,  wedding photographer

MEET YOUR LONDON WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

Hi, I’m Gabriela, and I’m an international wedding photographer in London, documenting weddings across the UK and Europe, especially in London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire. Over the years, I’ve had the privilege of capturing love stories across Europe, in Spain, Italy, France and Greece. These experiences have not only enriched my portfolio but have deepened my understanding of how to beautifully intertwine a couple’s unique story with each destination.

EDITORIAL STYLE WEDDING PHOTOS

Whether I photograph at a central London wedding venue or a mansion house in the countryside, my wedding photography style is defined by a natural and unobtrusive approach. I aim to create images that show the love, joy, beauty, and in-between moments that make your day uniquely yours.

Guiding my couples into the best light during couple portraits and capturing the stunning scenery and beautiful details is a part of my craft, yet I maintain a natural style that doesn’t feel posed or forced. While I may offer suggestions to ensure we make the most of each setting, I prioritise keeping everything feeling spontaneous and genuine.

Wedding guests cheering and laughing during wedding reception at the Savoy in London - editorial wedding photography by Gabriela Matei

WHAT IS EDITORIAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY?

Editorial wedding photography is the art of storytelling, where each photograph is carefully composed to capture the beauty, emotion, and unique story of a couple’s wedding day. It transcends traditional photography by blending the candidness of real moments with the aesthetics of fashion magazines.

This approach focuses on creating stunning images that not only document the event but also highlight the romance, elegance, and individual personalities of the couple. In essence, editorial wedding photographers aim to create a collection of timeless, editorial-worthy images that feel both intimate and grandiose.

Wedding Industry Awards: Voted Top 35 Best Wedding Photographers in The World by MyWed in 2016; Awarded by Fearless Photographers 8 times; 8 Masters of Wedding Photography Awards (2020). Traveled the world, and won contests, and yet, the most rewarding part is still the emotions, and happy messages I get from my clients. Nothing charges me more.

Stunning wedding couple coming out of The Church of St Mary the Virgin in Islington

READY TO

CONNECT?

Your wedding day is an amazing journey, a once-in-a-lifetime event filled with love, joy, and unforgettable moments. If you’re looking for a documentary wedding photographer in London, UK and Europe who combines artistic vision with a genuine passion for documenting love stories, I would love to be a part of your wedding journey.

Feel free to reach out to discuss your wedding plans and how I can help capture the magic of your big day.