Backlight Photography Blog

Dance of the day!…

Congratulations to this lovely couple who got married at Lux Belle Mare, Mauritius. Here is a preview of their post-wedding shoot.

The more you hold it in, the more you let out!

Crying is like breathing. The more you hold it in, the more you let out…

DIY Photo Instagram Wall

Any other members of the “I have so many blank walls in my home I can’t even begin to think how to decorate any of them” support group out there? Show of hands? I think it’s easy to assume from blogs that every person in the world has a beautifully decorated home, full of gallery
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Hanging by a moment

What time is it? When you’re sipping on your banana flip, feeling the ocean breeze on your skin while lying on your beach bed in Mauritius, questions like this certainly never cross your head. It’s a magical place of silence, relaxation and serenity that makes you feel so at peace with yourself and the world
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Beautiful beach wedding setup

One of the nicest stretches of beach on Mauritius Island, this combined with great service and food makes it an ideal choice for your intimate wedding.

Friends are flowers in the garden of life

Meet the big cats :)

Meet Zimbo & Jelani, two of the lions found at Casela Park. This amazing couple dared to have their wedding pictures in their company and we had such a great time getting to know those beautiful creatures…

Different types of weddings in Mauritius

Hotel Wedding The warm romantic scenery and spectacular nature of Mauritius provide a fabulous setting for a quiet romantic wedding and honeymoon. Mauritius has long been established as a wedding and honeymoon destination and is among the top three for weddings abroad. As well as its incredible natural beauty, Mauritius has some of the best
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Top 13 Destination Wedding Tips

Pick the Perfect Spot The location of your wedding determines not only the mood (rustic, sophisticated, beachy), but also the travel, time and budget required to pull it off. You want your guests to walk away from your wedding weekend saying, “That was so them!” Your wedding elements — not just location, but also activities
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What is Trash the Dress?

Trash the Dress is gaining popularity here in Mauritius (over the waters, UK folks usually call it “Rock the Frock”). Have you heard of it? What is “Trash the Dress”? Wikipedia says that it is a “style of wedding photography that contrasts elegant clothing with an environment in which it is out of place… Usually
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