Based in the UK, Yazmine May offers luxury wedding photography for lovers around the world. Using a mix of 35mm film and digital photography, Yazmine May creates a bespoke experience for each of her couples and ensures a quality experience for all her clients.
Tell us about your business!
I am documentary and editorial wedding photographer who has an incredible passion for modern romantics. I love celebrating love. I believe that your wedding photos should evoke emotion. I want my clients to sincerely feel every emotion over and over again, with art lasting for generations and generations to come. My work is heavily influenced by photographing real, raw moments. I am driven to capture the genuine relationships between a couple. Give me all the laughter, all the tears, all the love, all the smiles. I want to capture it all!
What would you like couples to know about you?
That I really care for my clients from start to post wedding for years after. I really want to serve my clients and deliver beautiful art. Their happiness is important to me.
Where are you based?
I am based in the UK.
Do you travel for weddings?
I love to travel. Mixing cultures in our household so many elements impact our family combining our love. I find so much inspiration from travelling around the world.
How would you describe your style?
What is your most memorable career moment?
I feel like every client I shoot is memorable and I truly believe there is a reason behind why my clients choose me. I build incredible connections with my clients and every wedding I’ve documented and every couple I’ve built a relationship with has impacted my work in various ways. I am incredibly grateful for all my clients.
What inspires you?
Art, fashion, architecture day to day life inspires me.
What motivates you to do what you do?
I was raised around many strong, entrepreneurial women. Therefore, motivation is a part of me through my genes and values. My daily motivation also comes from my incredible babies.
Do you shoot digitally, on film or both?
I use both analog and digital. Film is an incredible love and passion of mine. Give me film every day!
Do you have custom packages according to individual needs?
I have three packages but I offer a bespoke tailored package for each client. I like to serve my clients and be able to offer them a service to complete their vision.
What is a favourite product or service that you offer and why?
Film, as film has a deeper connection. Film, in my opinion, has an element of romance. You really draw each moment in, and the connection is greater. There is so much love passion and anticipation in the process. My love for film will last forever and I am so glad I can give this art to my clients.
Where would you love to travel to for work?
I would love to work around Italy and Greece.
Who is your dream client?
I love clients who have a connection with my art, who have a passion for aesthetics, style, art, fashion and architecture. And those that are aesthetically driven, who appreciate the finer details and who are madly in love.
What is your advice to couples getting married?
Break the rules, and get married in your own unique style!