Posts tagged pakistani
fatimah & aamir - mehndi and shaadi photography

fatimah and aamir’s wedding in the spring of 2017 was one of the most memorable of my career, for so many reasons! i had met aamir refai back in 2011 when i photographed his older sister lubna’s wedding in 2011 - his family is from northern california, so the refai events were all held there, in the bay area. he and his sister both married folks from maryland…

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taha & sameea - maryland walima photography

shooting another photographer's wedding is always a mix of excitement and pressure. the pressure, clearly, because your client actually knows what you're doing; the excitement, though, because your client tends to know what works and makes it so much easier :) ...

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nadia & zain - mehndi and wedding

when a client plans their wedding with the kind of photos they want in mind, and those kind of photos happen to be the kind i love to shoot... that's sort of a dream come true for me. and that was nadia's lovely two-day wedding, both days set at locations and times to give us the ingredients for gorgeous images...

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hareem & omar - nikah and shaadi

when hareem first contacted me about her wedding, we soon realized we had already met each other... at sunday school, where she was my son's new teacher for the year :) and the lucky young man she was engaged to happened to be a friend of my husband's who also volunteers at the same mosque…

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nadiaa & nasir - dc pre-wedding portraits

a week ahead of the cherry blossoms, and on a rainy day in a city clogged with traffic, it seemed like it would be hard to get the photos we wanted on the day of nadiaa and nasir's nikah (islamic wedding vows). nadiaa was so incredibly patient working with me to schedule this session months ahead, knowing my schedule was tight on a school day. but honestly...

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rabia & azim - virginia wedding photography

it was my pleasure to be a part of rabia and azim's two-day wedding in virginia in the early fall last year. azim's brother is actually a good friend of my husband's and an old college acquaintance of mine, so it was very nice to meet the whole family and truly an honor to be the one to photograph the wedding…

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