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  • Rosalie and James' Rustic Falls Forest Retreat Wedding by We Are Origami Photography | Sydney fine art film wedding photographer
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    Rosalie and James Wedding

    Rosalie and James’ rustic retreat wedding was a breath of fresh air for their casual vibes and overall bliss. Their seamless flow to the day and the relaxed feel allowed everyone to simply and thoroughly enjoy every single moment….

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  • Whimsical outdoor wedding in Audley | We Are Origami Photography | sydney fine art film wedding photographer
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    Edith & Addison Wedding

    Edith and Addison’s wedding was filled to the brim with whimsical details and romantic gestures. Starting off, Edith looked flawless in her Watters gown, one with some delicate lace and beautiful movement. We’re not quite sure if we’ve seen…

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  • Dee and Jay's Bush Bank Australia Wedding | fine art wedding photographer We Are Origami Photography
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    Dee and Jay Wedding

    Dee and Jay’s Bush Bank wedding was classic, luminous, and super fun. From early in the day, when beautiful Dee was getting ready, her bridesmaids and guests fawned over her beautiful Briony Leigh Bridal gown and it was so…

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  • Lisa and Ken's Rothbury Australia wedding | We Are Origami Photography | fine art Sydney wedding photographer
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    Lisa & Ken Wedding

    Lisa and Ken celebrated their wedding at the stunning Chateau Elan at The Vintage and we loved every minute. Their wedding could be described as elegant, yet with a relaxed feel and refined rustic. From Lisa’s bright blooms by…

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  • Diana and Kelvin Wedding | Australia wedding | We Are Origami Photography - Sydney Australia fine art wedding film photographer
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    Diana & Kelvin Wedding

    These two were as happy as a bride and groom could be on their wedding day. Diana and her bridesmaids got ready at the Langham hotel, which is an incredibly beautiful place filled with light (score for us!). The…

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  • First Falls winter wedding inspiration | We Are Origami Photography - Sydney and Australia wedding photographers
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    First Falls Editorial

    Together with a wonderfully talented team, we braved cold temperatures and a few snow flurries for the love of this story. Inspired by the quote by Antoinette van Kleef that says ‘when snow falls, nature listens’, each element was…

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  • Alison and Kenneth Wedding | Sydney Australia fine art wedding photographers - We Are Origami Photography
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    Alison & Kenneth Wedding

    Alison and Kenneth have known each other for over thirteen years and have been together for ten of those years. They are a perfect match and as evident from their newlywed glow about them.

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    Dot and Cliff’s Wedding

    After about 3 months worth of daily MSN chatting and only 3 dates, these two love birds decided to give it a “shot” with each other. Little did they know, that 8 years later, they’ll be still by each…

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    Europe Honeymoon

    Our time in Europe earlier this year was amazing. It was our much belated honeymoon and also our true last celebration as just Belle and David since our little bub is just right around the corner now.

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    Margaret & Matthew Wedding

    Matthew and Margaret have been together for thirteen years. Their relationship persevered through everything high school threw at them and he proposed on their anniversary right near Bradley’s head, a beautiful park with the best view of Sydney…

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    Whimsical Bridal Shower Editorial

    Florals, balloons, hand lettering, perfect cakes and a beautiful colour palette – everything we love in one shoot! The coming together of Simply Peachy, Lime Tree Bower, Born to Party and La Lune Cinema was a dream. Featured over…

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    Happily Ever After | Our Wedding Day

    After shooting almost 100 weddings ourselves, the day we finally married each other was unlike anything words can explain. Thankfully the incredible Brumley & Wells, who flew all the way from the States, captured in unparalleled beauty the moments…

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    Dominique Flowers – Detail Editorial

    A few weeks ago I got together with the founder of Dominique Flowers and Design Studio and photographed some stunning details with her! Based on the beautiful Northern Beaches in Sydney, they provide artistic direction for editorials and weddings.

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    Windswept Bride Editorial

    With a dream team of vendors from Sydney, we’ve been wanting to share this editorial with you! Stylist Chanele Rose dreamed of a magical forest wedding setting, creating a scene inspired by luxurious bohemian vibes, create a truly mesmerising…

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    Jenny & Daniel’s Wedding

    Jenny & Daniel navigated their unforgettable day with an ease and comfort that makes us think this is what love should always look like. Beautiful from beginning to end, this wedding held at Mali Brae Farm caught everybody’s eye….

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    Sea Of Love Editorial

    The concept is an ode to the natural beauty of the seaside and the lyrics of Cat Power’s song, Sea of Love.
    It was shot in collaboration with Brumley & Wells as part of a one-on-one workshop in Sydney…

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    Karen & Tom’s Wedding

    There is something timeless about the love and childlike affection of a bride and groom on their wedding day.
    The day was joyful and lighthearted yet elegant and breathtaking. The ceremony was beautifully placed in Elkington Park and every…

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    Industrial Elegance

    This styled shoot was stunning. The warehouse was a perfect backdrop to showcasing every vendor’s craft – the subtle mix of cool and faded colours, as well as a variety of textures and talented models made it an unforgettable…

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    Yvonne & Alex’s Wedding

    If we booked a dozen more weddings at The Grounds of Alexandria we’d be very happy photographers. Every detail was to perfection. It was a privilage to capture every moment of Yvonne and Alex’s wedding at one of the…

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    Donna and Sergio Wedding

    Donna and Sergio are two very in love people. It was a reminder to us of why we do this; not just for the wedding, but to capture the beginnings of an epic, romantic marriage.
    Held at the stunning…

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    Modern Wedding Lifestyle Shoot

    Late last year we collaborated with the lovely ladies over at Modern Wedding Magazine to create a lifestyle dinner party session together with Vera Wang Wedgwood. We love how chic elegance comes easily when classic china, crystal…

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    Meet Me In The Garden Editorial

    This editorial styled by Carina Brezeanu was inspired by the beautiful gardens at Merribee House, focusing on the stunning location and the amazing Steven Khalil gowns. With a dream team of vendors, we loved showing off their incredible gifts…

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    Natalie and James Wedding

    From the intimate moments of the first look to the moving words of the ceremony, Natalie and James’ Mali Brae Farm wedding was such a delight to shoot. She looked stunning in a gown by The Babushka Ballerina. Keep your…

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    Dannie + Andrew’s Wedding

    The stunning Spring weather of September, the perfect inner-city Sydney location, and one of the wildest, most incredible first dance’s we’ve ever seen –
    Dannie and Andrew’s wedding was unforgettable.

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    Sheena & Ming Wedding

    Sheena and Ming were married in the heart of Sydney a few weeks ago, and as soon as we processed the images we wanted them straight up on our blog!
    Their venue was stunning; Gunners Barracks was built in…

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    Wedding Styling in a DIY age.

    Here at We Are Origami we are big fans of beautiful things, and one of our favourites Carina Brezeanu has taken time to share her thoughts on Wedding Styling. In a DIY generation, Carina shares the benefits of turning…

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    Novella | Bendooley Estate

    This month our Novella Editorial was featured in Wedding Playbook, and we’ve been hanging out to share it with you!The Novella Editorial was an invitation. An invitation into the romance of fallen autumnal leaves, the art of storytelling.

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    Sunset Desert Editorial

    This Sunset Desert Editorial was pulled off by a serious dream team of vendors. Incredible styling, florals and furniture by Chanele Rose, stunning lacy pieces by Three Sunbeams, hair and makeup by Amy Chan, and cinematography by Love Storm…

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    Natasha + Michael’s Wedding

    Natasha and Michael’s wedding combined the stunning surroundings of the country with the beautiful views of the city – from their ceremony at Gledswood Homestead and Winery to their reception at L’Aqua Terrace Room in Cockle Bay, the day…

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    NZ Forage & Fern Workshop

    We were invited to the Forage & Fern Workshop in Queenstown hosted by Magnolia Rouge and Jen Huang Photography, with creative direction and styling by Kylie Swanson and assisted by Type A Society. We were also joined by a…

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    Fine Art Wedding Albums

    We think every Bride and Groom deserves the beautiful gift of the tangible to preserve your memories and tell the story for years to come. Here we show you inside one of our
    Fine Art Wedding albums to give…

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    Why An Engagement Shoot?

    Why have an engagement shoot? What’s the point? We recently asked Sam a few questions about her own engagement shoot with her husband Aaron.
    We wanted to know if she found it valuable and…

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    2015 | The Best Yet

    This year has flown by.
    We’re half way through winter and we’ve been looking through some of our favourites from this year. We’re heading into a new season – our team is growing and

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    Spanish Fiesta Editorial

    Imagine getting the most talented bunch of vendors together at one of most beautiful venues in the Southern Highlands.
    Combine that with a Spanish-inspired colour palette and props, set against Vintage…

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    Lida & Hok’s Wedding

    Lida & Hok’s beautiful Centennial Park wedding was styled by She Designs with no detail left unattended.
    Combine her stunning Vera Wang gown with long grass and ridiculous light, we couldn’t…

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    Ana & Andrew’s Wedding

    With a fun bridal party, a button bouquet,
    a Maggie Sotterro gown,
    and the cutest decorations you could imagine,
    Ana and Andrew’s wedding is one we couldn’t help but share.

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    Chhay & Ollie’s Wedding

    Chhay first saw Ollie on the 7:18am train,
    which he caught religiously for eight years.
    He was always immaculately dressed in well-tailored suits with polished shoes.

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    Fiona & Adrian’s Wedding

    Fiona and Adrian met in primary school –
    fast forward almost two decades and these two fell
    completely in love and decided to tie the knot with a
    beautiful, relaxed…

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    Phoenix & Michael’s Wedding

    Backtracking a little to a wedding we shot last year.
    A beautiful yet simple wedding at
    Oatlands House in Sydney.
    Celebrating with family and friends…

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    Amanda & Brett’s Wedding

    We totally adore country wedding especially when
    you have one thats held outside of Sydney at a
    boutique winery at Cambewarra
    near Nowra.

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    2014: A Year in Review

    It’s crazy looking back the past 3 years and seeing how much we have grown and what we had achieved in that time.
    2014 was a BIG year for us.
    It was a year where we decided to rebrand…

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    Bridget & Mike’s Wedding

    Michael and Bridget met while studying Advertising at
    University in New Zealand. Couple years later they
    were getting hitched in tropical Fiji surrounded by
    52 of their loved ones!

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    Christine & Bernard’s Maternity

    We hope to do more and more maternity sessions
    like this in future.
    Check out the super cute little red riding hood that the lovely mummy-to-be put together for her little darling!

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    Anita & Robert’s Wedding

    Remember Anita & Robert from the Parisian farmer’s market inspired engagement session?
    Well it’s only fitting that we share their elegant Sydney nuptials with you today! Their wedding was one of those…

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    Gypsy Maids Inspiration

    Earlier this year a team of incredible vendors teamed up with us to put together a very epic bridesmaid shoot.
    Exceptionally talented stylist, Emma Duckworth,
    led the styling of this shoot with her key…

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    Beach Goddesses Inspiration

    Late last year we collaborated with the lovely ladies
    over at Modern Wedding Magazine to create a
    lifestyle dinner party session together with Vera Wang Wedgwood. We love how chic elegance comes easily

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    Ruth & Ron Wedding

    These two travel birds first met back in London
    6 years ago during a ski trip where they got to know each other on the ski slopes! During their first date, Ron thought the date was more a catch…

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    Natalie & Stefan’s Wedding

    Wedding Dress: Lover Dress
    Shoes: Armani
    Hair Stylist: Katie Goerlach
    Makeup Artist: Katie Goerlach

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    Romantic Country Inspiration

    The inspiration behind this shoot was to create a feel of Spring to highlight the joy of a young, new marriage.
    Pearl and Petal chose the apricots and pinks as a symbol of the new blooms of spring.

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    Natalie & Stefan’s Engagement

    We adore everything about this fabulous,
    vintage travel themed engagement inspiration shoot with Natalie & Stefan.
    Gorgeously styled by Carina Brezeanu…

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    Maneesha & Reno’s Wedding

    There is nothing more that we love than a
    good Australian country wedding and we think
    Maneesha and Reno’s wedding certainly ticks all
    the boxes for a splendid country affair…

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    Anna & Victor’s Wedding

    This wedding is a special one.
    Particularly for us.
    You see, Anna and Victor, were the very first couple that approached us when we started up almost 3 years ago….

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    Vintage Romance Inspired

    This inspiration shoot has all the trimmings that pull together a cohesive vintage country wedding look.
    The soft, pastel colours are beautifully paired with vintage lace tablecloths, old fashioned sweets…

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    French Provincial Inspiration Shoot

    When stunning rustic details mix and mingle with drop-dead gorgeous French Provincial-inspired stylings, magic happens.
    Pure, unadulterated magic in the form of one
    dazzling inspirational shoot.

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    Ann & Raj’s Wedding

    Florals: Flower Avenue
    Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist: Le Fabulous
    Hair Stylist: Le Fabulous
    Wedding Dress: Si Bella

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    Belinda & Perlon’s Wedding

    Florist: Chanele Rose Flowers
    Make up Artist: D’Makeup Station
    Hair stylist: D’Makeup Station
    Wedding Dress: Vera Wang

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    Hello friends!

    Finally, the day has arrived and our hearts are literally
    bursting with excitement to announce the
    official launch of our brand new
    WE ARE ORIGAMI PHOTOGRAPHY website! HOORAY!!

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