A bridal shoot with confidence in Cambridgeshire

28 Mar 2019

With a focus on the leading lady, this photo shoot showcases how every bride can honour her true self in her bridal look

Image: Markuza Photography

Hair and make-up artist Ieva Genovesi lifts the lid on this bridal-centric shoot which empowers each and every bride-to-be. 

The inspiration

We were inspired by the bride in our photo shoot. The shoot, entitled 'The Bride I Am' focused on the importance of how the bride feels, looks and what she wears ont the day. Sometimes we all want to make a statement and be different. The images represent the bride's character, feminine side, elegance, dreams, hopes, crossing boundaries, being free and most importantly...being herself. 

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Images: Ina Domark Photography

The venue

We chose The Packhorse Inn in Newmarket as the beautiful bridal rooms offer a sense of cosiness and a welcoming feeling. We felt this would really allow our models to feel at home and more honestly express the bride they wanted to portray. 

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Images: Markuza Photography

The outfits

The dresses were provided by Inside Bridal and the selection shows how different shapes and sizes can look lovely on the big day. A variety of styles allowed us to capture this concept, including a fishtail design, fairytale gown and bohemian halter-neck - all featuring elegant and intricate detail and embroidery.

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Images: Markuza Photography

Hair and make-up

Portraying three different bridal personalities, I created three hair and make-up looks. For the first bride I created a beautiful boho braid. Simple and pure make-up complemented her soft complexion, but she wore red shoes to represent a desire of daring to be different.

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Images: Markuza Photography

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Image: Ina Domark Photography

The second bride is also a true romantic, a free spirit and a dreamer. She is happy to be herself and lavishes the attention as a bride. She wore naturally sun-kissed glowing make-up and I created a softly braided up-do with her hair. 

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Image: Markuza Photography

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Images: Ina Domark Photography

The third bride is elegant, feminine and calm; the classic bride. Hair was styled into a more structured shape to fit the beautiful hairpiece - also supplied by Inside Bridal. For the make-up, we focused on her eyes as a mirror of her soul. 

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Image: Markuza Photography

Get the look:

Photography: Migle Markuza of Markuza Photography; Ina Domarkiene of Ina Domark Photography
Venue: The Packhorse Inn
Hair and make-up: Ieva Genovesi
Dresses and hair accessories: Inside Bridal
Models: Norgaile, Efeja and Sandra

For more Cambridgeshire wedding inspiration, pick up the latest edition of Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire & Bedfordshire Bride magazine

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