Dubai wedding videographer and photographer
We’ve been dreaming about photo shooting a wedding at a distant destination for a long time now. Dreaming about getting to know all about a new culture, different wedding traditions… And, you know how they say that when you want something that bad your wishes will come true. Our beautiful bride and groom from Saudi Arabia saw our work and asked us to be a part of their wedding day. This is the wedding love story about young Saudi couple and their modern wedding in Dubai. Here is a short photo story of their wedding
Destination wedding in Dubai
Weddings in Saudi Arabia are very traditional – men and women must have separate wedding celebrations held in public venues. But, there are more and more Arab couples who want a more modern and relaxed wedding, they want to enjoy and celebrate it together. For many reasons, their first choice is often UAE, more specifically Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Our newlyweds opted for Dubai. Apart from the sun that attracts many summer lovers, Dubai has a lot to offer to future brides and grooms. Its architectural wonders that you won’t see anywhere else in the world. With glamorous hotels, sprawling archipelagos that were artificially made and stunning skyscrapers, this particular part of Arab Emirates resembles a futuristic metropolis, while nearby you can feel the true charm of desert and desert life. In search of a more modern wedding venue, they chose FIVE Palm Jumeirah beach resort – which is one of the most modern hotels in Dubai. FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai is a luxury hotel that simply screams elegance. Located on the iconic Palm Island, it offers beautiful scenery and picturesque view of the Arabian Gulf.
Dubai wedding ceremony
The wedding ceremony was held on the roof of the hotel. Actually, it was the Penthouse Dubai which is on the 16th floor, a rooftop that has one of the most beautiful views of Dubai skyline. Thanks to the experienced wedding planner from Carousel Weddings and florists from Fleurology by Carousel the entire space was gorgeous.
Dubai wedding reception venue: Vista Ballroom
The 14th floor of the Vista Ballroom is a 597 square meters grand ballroom perfectly designed for hosting events. The interior of the entire floor is beautifully designed and decorated with high ceiling windows providing a stunning view of the Arabian Gulf. This spacious room was like we were in a dream – with soft orchid buds peeking from all corners of the room.
Modern wedding venue Dubai
In contrast to the multitude of soft flowers and golden and white colors that dominated, in the middle of the ballroom was set a large industrial podium, and their common synergy was very interesting and intriguing.
Dubai wedding cakes
Same as other details, the wedding cake was no ordinary too. It was beautiful and dominant like we could hear it screaming “Look at me, I’m here and I’m gorgeous”. Placed near the newlywed’s table, everyone could clearly see golden handwritten initials of our newlyweds. After the wedding ceremony, their family and friends enjoyed watching the sunset, cocktails, and notes of Violin & Cello Duo and Oud player, while we focused on our lovely couple and did a photo session at the hotel’s beach. Dubai wedding musicians – DJ Karim and Khalid Fouad were in charge of the dance and party until the early morning hours.
Arabic weddings in Dubai
We all know that Dubai is a true holiday paradise, a desert city full of tourist attractions and wonders you won’t see anywhere else. Here you’ll see some of the world’s tallest buildings and modern architecture that will leave you speechless. With timeless deserts, stunning sandy beaches, fun activities where everyone can find something for themselves, huge and modern shopping malls, Dubai is a place you must visit. It amazed us how many various classy restaurants there are, not to mention ritzy hotels, nightclubs and trendy bars. This city is alive! It was no wonder that it became a hub for weddings and that many couples come here from all around the world to say their “I do’s”. Something that truly amazed us was perfumery station that was in front of the venue where guests could experience a whole nother level of elegance as they enter the venue. Incenses and perfumes are an essential part of Arabic lifestyle and we find it amazing! You could sense sweet and relaxing fragrances that made their wedding day even more magical and surreal.
Dubai wedding videographer
The wedding day is a once in a lifetime event that you have planned from start to finish. With your wedding video, you can watch it back and relive it. We’re passionate about making films and put our hearts into filming weddings around the world. Dubai is home to scenic sights and colorful Emirati culture, golden sand, and palm trees – we simply love it and we are honored to be UAE and Dubai wedding videographer.
Wedding Vendor Credits
Wedding photographer: Dubai wedding photographer DT studio
Wedding videographer: Dubai wedding videographer DT studio
Wedding planner: Carousel weddings
Carousel Weddings & Events is one of the well-known luxury event planning agencies in the UAE. Their services include event planning, design and management. Their mission is to help couples enjoy the most important days of their lives and create dream weddings. If you have an idea, they’ll turn it into reality.
Wedding dress designer: Mark Bumgarner
Former formula racer who wanted something different so he started his second career in design. Having no fashion designer friends and mentors he did everything to pursue his dream of being in the fashion industry. Designing fantasy-worthy red carpet dresses and feminine outfits he became famous for its creations and the favorite designer of the actress Heart Evangelista. You can see his beautiful creations on Facebook and Instagram.
Music: Khalid Fouad
This ambitious young performer has entered the professional music world in 2001 with the inception of his band and because widely popular. Some of the most prestigious venues he performed are the GCC and the Musical Arts Arena in Bahrain. He’s also known for his performances on charity events, Music & Art Festivals, BDFA (Bahrain Defense Force Anniversary) and “Think Pink” Bahrain Cancer Association events. He also extended his musical career to the film industry with three movies released to this day. Khaled Fouad https://www.fivehotelsandresorts.com/enjoys excellence and being on the stage. Some of his known songs (solo) are “Habibi” where he used lyrics from Al Sharqawi’s song, as well as the song “Man Rah” which he recorded with Kuwaiti performed Hamoud Nasser.
Wedding venue: FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai
This is a place that perfectly blends unique architecture with a contemporary and incredible design. Having a private beach with five amazing swimming pools, it became a popular place to create memorable experiences.
Ceremony venue: The Penthouse Dubai
Located on the 16th floor of a popular building, it’s an adults-only rooftop where they organize events with amazing views of the majestic Dubai. Here, guests can truly enjoy their time overlooking the Palm in one of their two glass-lined swimming pools.