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Wedding Shoot in Santorini

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Showcasing a large collection of my album from the recent Santorini Wedding Photoshoot with Bernard Pretorius

Why Choose Bernard Pretorius?

Bernard is super handsome professional in both skills and business ethics
He replies emails withing 24 hours and that suits my style
Bernard also has an assistant, Nick
Both of them communicate fluently in English and Bernard writes that best emails ever to answer every query!

We were so comfortable with them and the whole shoot was super fun
Though it was physically tough, we totally had a great time!

Why not buy a package from Singapore?

Why should I pay for someone else’s holiday in Santorini?
Plus, Bernard and Nick knows their way around Santorini
They totally doubled up as tour guides as well =p

Savings from hiring ‘locally’ in Greece: SGD5000
If you have an excess of 5k, why not splurge on a rigid package in Singapore then~

Location: Absolute Bliss Imerovigli

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The pool within our accommodation premises
We don’t even need to step out for awesome photos!

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Bespoke Midnight Blue Gown from Tiara Bridal
I’m quite reluctant to mention Tiara but since loads of you asked where I got this gown from… I shall let you know~
It was a painful process dealing with them
Despite the steep prices, the gown was not to my satisfaction, it was too big (yea, bespoke and doesn’t fit well) and chunks of crystals fell out even before wearing the gown
It looks really awesome in person but is not great at all in photos

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Stairway outside our suite

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Long Short Tulle Gown from Lightinthebox.com

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Location: Pyrgos

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Rosa Clara Rasgo Gown from Blessed Brides
My 2nd favourite gown out of the 5 I’ve got
Jeann from Blessed Brides was amazing
She allowed me to make my decisions and she’s absolutely not pushy!
She helped plan my pick up and try on dates too!

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Location: Oia

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Flower Bouquet from Fabio Zardi
I sent them a photo of the bouquet I want and they replicated for me
Fuss free process (just that they don’t reply emails efficiently, takes abt 3 days per email)
Delivery was prompt & the hand bouquet was PERFECT

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My Favourite Dress of the lot
Anne Barge Castellane from Tiara Bridal
On the day of collection, there was a huge hole that could fit 3 fingers
None of them checked the gown before handing over to me
So I rejected the gown
Tiara Bridal went on to mend it and offered to deliver to my house
I accepted it and they came to my place 2 hours before my ride to the airport
&… they forgot the silver sash

The silver sash was delivered 15 minutes before my cab ride eventually

This tells you that having designer dresses in stock doesn’t mean that your business will take off
Your service was incredibly mediocre

The dresses were worth the prices, but the service.. nope!

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Candid

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Shielding my face from the sun with my hand bouquet while waiting for Bernard to be ready
His test shot seems quite alright!
LOL

I guess these photos speaks volumes of Bernard’s deliverance!
Book him via email bernard@bernardpretorius.com

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