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PHOTOGRAPHER | Yazmine May




Yazmine May is a London-based wedding photographer renowned for her unique fusion of femininity and artistic vision. Film photography is at the heart of Yazmine's journey, adding authenticity and richness to her work and capturing the subtleties of light in a way that elevates her photographs beyond digital capabilities. Using a mix of 35mm film and digital photography, Yazmine May offers luxury wedding photography for lovers around the world.


Tell us about your business!


I am a documentary and editorial wedding photographer with an incredible passion for capturing love. Celebrating love is at the heart of my work, and I believe your wedding photos should evoke deep, heartfelt emotions. My goal is for my clients to relive every moment, experiencing the same joy and connection for generations to come. My photography is heavily influenced by capturing real, raw moments, and I am dedicated to portraying the genuine relationships between couples. I strive to capture every laugh, every tear, every smile, and all the love, creating timeless art that will be cherished forever.


What would you like couples to know about you?


I want couples to know that I genuinely care for my clients, from the initial consultation through the wedding day and for years afterward. My commitment is to serve my clients and deliver beautiful, heartfelt art. Your happiness and satisfaction are paramount to me, and I strive to create a lasting relationship that extends well beyond your wedding day.


Where are you based?


I am based in the UK.


Do you travel for weddings?


I love to travel. I find so much inspiration from travelling around the world. My household is a mix of cultures, so celebrating culture plays a role in my own life.


How would you describe your style?


Effortlessly editorial.



What is your most memorable career moment?


I feel like every couple I shoot is memorable, and I truly believe there is a reason why my clients choose me. I build incredible connections with my clients, and each wedding I’ve documented and every couple I’ve built a relationship with has profoundly impacted my work in unique ways. These experiences have shaped my perspective and approach, making every moment in my career special. I am incredibly grateful for all my clients and the lasting impressions they leave on my heart and my art.


What inspires you?


Art, fashion, architecture, travel, culture, and most importantly, my couples, inspire me on a daily basis. Each day, I find inspiration in the intricate details of art, the evolving trends in fashion, the innovative designs of architecture, and the rich tapestry of cultures from around the world. Traveling to new destinations broadens my perspective and fuels my creativity, while everyday life offers unexpected moments of beauty and insight. It's the unique love stories, personalities, and connections of my couples that truly ignite my passion and creativity, driving me to capture their special moments in the most authentic and meaningful way possible.


What motivates you to do what you do?


What motivates me to do what I do is deeply rooted in my upbringing and personal values. Being raised around many strong, entrepreneurial women has instilled in me a sense of drive and determination that runs through my genes. This heritage fuels my passion for my work each day. Additionally, my daily motivation is amplified by my incredible babies. Their presence reminds me of the importance of my work, driving me to continuously strive for excellence and to create a better future for them.


Do you shoot digitally, on film or both?


I'm a hybrid photographer, utilising both analog and digital mediums in my work. I shoot on both 35mm and 120mm film, as well as digitally. Film holds a special place in my heart—it embodies a deep connection and nostalgia that I adore. There's something truly magical about the process of shooting on film that I find incredibly rewarding. However, I also appreciate the reliability and versatility of digital photography, which allows me to capture every moment with precision and flexibility. Whether it's the timeless charm of film or the modern convenience of digital, I'm passionate about creating stunning images that capture the essence of every moment.


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 am so fortunate to work all over Europe I would love to photograph a wedding in Fiji, Turks and Caicos.


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.











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