All About Mauritius Photography


About

I am Milya van Heerden, I have been a Wedding Photographer for 15+ years in South Africa. We recently relocated to the Wedding & Honeymoon island of Mauritius.

We are happy to capture Destination weddings: We have shot most weddings in South Africa, also many African countries, Venice Italy, Paris France and Mauritius.

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What makes me different than ‘most’ photographers out there?

I start by doing a pre-wedding shoot for you – this could be a day or 2 before the wedding – we will during this meeting discuss the setup for the wedding and how I will plan my day to capture every moment for you. We will then have a photo session – this helps for us to get to know each other better – and for you to feel more comfortable with the photographer on the day rather than posing for a complete stranger… Lots of the posing we will be doing during this shoot will act as a practice run for the wedding so you know exactly what I mean when I pose you in a certain way. This saves lots of time during the actual wedding day.

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During the time I spend at your wedding (from preparations to end of formalities at your reception) I take Unlimited photos. ALL of these taken will be edited within less than a week of your wedding. You receive ALL photos taken, as this is ultimately ALL you have left after the day is over. All will be hi-resolution with no watermarks (no company name on it) Should you wish to have a ‘Trash the dress’ or just a ‘get the dress wet’ shoot the next day (if you prefer not to do it on the actual wedding day) we will capture all of this for you to – we like to tell a story

With editing, I will do some special effects on some of the photos – but I do believe over edit is more for photos that need fixing… I rather shoot the photo right from the start.

I will also make a selection of photos – to tell a story – and add this into a slideshow for you with your choice of background music which can already be shared with family and friends within a few days of the wedding, who could not make the wedding

What equipment is in my bag:

  • I shoot with only hi-end equipment
  • Cameras:
  • Nikon D4
  • 2x Nikon DF’s
  • Lenses: I use Sigma lenses
  • 24-70mm F2.8
  • 70-200mm F2.8
  • 50mm F1.4
  • Flashes:
  • Nikon SB910’s
  • And then a few other fancy photography toys

What do we capture on the day:

  • Preparation:
  • Bride & Groom Preparations (we normally start 1.5 – 2 hours before the ceremony starts)
  • Ceremony:
  • Guests Arriving
  • Entire Ceremony
  • Congratulations from guests
  • Photo Session:
  • Family, Retinue, Bride & Groom (1st Photographer)
  • Guests while having welcome drinks (2nd Photographer)
  • Reception:
  • Decoration of Reception room
  • Bride & Groom entering
  • All formalities
  • Table / group photos
  • Special messages from guests (for DVD)
  • Fun Props Corner (if time allows)
  • Night shoot (if time allows)

Contact

5 Haute Rivage, Azuri Village Riviere du Rempart
Mauritius
Indian Ocean

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Fax: +230 417 2629

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