If you’re getting married in Siena, Italy, you probably already know about the beauty of the area. However, one of the things you have to consider is how your photographer sees the area and what kinds of pictures he wants to take there. Be guided by an expert photographer to discover the best spots for Siena Weddings!
Of course, it’s your day and you should get the pictures you want. Despite that, most photographers have a vision of what they like and what they think will look best. Your wedding in Siena should fall under that vision and also under your vision of how you want your special day to go and what kinds of memories you really want to capture on film.
Among the many beautiful locations for civil ceremonies in Tuscany, the Abbey of San Galgano holds a special place in my heart. It is located in Chiusdino, a few kilometres from Siena, in a charming and deserted area. It is a former Cistercian abbey, whose roof collapsed in the past centuries. And this gives the abbey an endless charm. Millions of tourists visit it every year. Some of them decide to get married right here. […]
Villa di Catignano is an ancient house lost in the countryside just a few minute drive away from Siena. It is one of the most enchanting places to organise a rustic al fresco wedding. Villa di Catignano is also extremely functional, that is, it offers everything necessary for a fabulous marriage: large rooms decorated with frescoes to accommodate the spouses and their families; a lovely garden for the ceremony and the reception and finally the […]
When I ask couples where to take engagement pictures, they always let me recommend some excellent locations for intimate and casual portraits. It is not easy to choose the best places for engagement shoots. It depends on many factors: for instance, where you met, or a special place in your heart or the colour you want to give to the shoot. First, I try to interpret the personality of the subjects: finding the mood that suits […]
What can be more beautiful after these hot summer days, than a little rest in the shade of a tree in the Crete Senesi? And why, given the opportunity, do not take a picture in front of one of the most beautiful landscape in the world? This couple pictures did. From Canada, they came to celebrate their wedding in the countryside of Asciano. This photo was taken last year. A warm greeting to these wonderful […]
Among the many venues for intimate weddings, one of the nicest that I have visited in recent times is the Capannelle Winery. This tiny boutique hotel is located in Gaiole in Chianti, in a fantastic location from which you can enjoy the view of the surrounding hills and the old village. The region is one of the most famous in Tuscany. The Chianti area is undoubtedly renowned worldwide for its excellent wines and its slow […]
Attention to detail is one of the prerogatives of every successful marriage. A thoughtful bride already has clear in her mind how her wedding will be well before it begins. She may not always be able to put up all that she’d like, but when she does the celebration is one of those to be remembered for a long time. This is the case of this beautiful ceremony at Agriturismo Le Bolli. The couple, of […]
Siena is certainly one of the most magical cities of Tuscany. That holds in itself everything that a couple may be searching for their wedding photo book. Yes, because Siena can be both ancient and modern even in a small place, offering unique photographic glimpses, untraceable in any other place, that also make unique the newlyweds photo shoot. Siena is art, history and breathtaking views. The ancient city, home of the famous Palio, offers a […]
Among last year’s fantastic venues, Borgo Stomennano holds a spot in the top. I left a piece of my heart there, and I cannot wait to go back and relive another gorgeous wedding. Borgo Stomennano is located in the province of Siena, very close to Monteriggioni and its impressive castle. To reach the villa, you need to walk a grand avenue surrounded by cypresses. The old charm of the villa is still intact. Its walls are burned […]
It was one of the most exhausting things I’ve ever done. In fact, if I had to restart looking for the best Tuscany venue for my wedding, I probably would give up getting married. Jokes apart, there are so many beautiful locations to choose from and it is not easy to select the most beautiful from the outside, looking at the website or through the reviews of other brides. I realize that choosing the villa […]
The only real and unique memory of a wedding are the photographs. Every detail, every emotion, every moment will be relived again and again through images that will accompany you forever. Over time, some memories in your mind will vanish, it’s inevitable. You will certainly remember the excitement and the joy, the most important moments, friends and families but maybe you might forget the colour of the ribbon used for the bouquet, for instance. I know […]
I met Elizabeth and Raymond a few days before their wedding, on the occasion of a visit to this site in this part of Tuscany, north of Siena.This young couple come from the United States to celebrate the event in the middle of Chianti with all of their friends; a dream they had in their drawer since the first day of their official engagement. The wedding was organized by the lovely Michela of the farm […]
I don’t need even one great reason to shoot a San Galgano Wedding. Memories always make me come back here. As the wine during ageing, they become sweeter and more meaningful. Ciaran and Joanna, from Canada, gave me the reason to return: their wonderful wedding in Tuscany. The Abbey of San Galgano is one of the most fascinating places in Tuscany. This ancient Cistercian abbey of 1300 is located in the countryside of Siena. Its unique […]
The Castello di Casole is a masterpiece. It is the venue that Lupe and Jose, our protagonists today, chose for the photographs of their engagement session. It is located in the province of Siena, in southern Tuscany. The area is almost entirely untouched by human intervention. Coming here I’ve met very few cars; miles and miles of roads surrounded by fields and rolling hills scorched by the heat of August.I realise that this is an […]
What’s more Tuscan than a wedding on the wonderful Crete Senesi? Among the magic colors of Tuscany, its rolling hills, and its unforgettable sunsets, Erika and Nick promised each other their eternal love during an amazing La Bandita Wedding. Completely immersed in the Siena hills near Pienza, La Bandita welcomes you like a house full of friends, lots of comfort, modern and minimalist in cheerful decor, with relaxing light colors. A place that leaves you amazed, a place […]