Celebration Journeys organised a trip for a Sydney family and their close friends to visit Israel in honour of their son's Bar Mitzvah. We were commissioned to photograph a day the party visited the Old City in Jerusalem. As per the brief, we created and supplied images to be used for their promotional material. […]
Joshua was referred to us by another client whos engagement proposal, we also photographed. Joshua took Sarah by surprise with his unannounced visit to Israel just to make his wedding proposal. We arranged all the details with Joshua prior to his arrival. His proposal took place at Mamilla Apartments with an iconic backdrop of the […]
The Bar Mitzvah of Allen and Joe took place in Israel with a trip to the Golan Heights. Their ceremony took place at Robinson's Arch Jerusalem followed by portraits at The King David Hotel and a dinner at The Harp of David with great views of Jerusalem.
The wedding of Dana & Michael took place in Shoresh, Israel. Shoresh is a moshav shitufi in central Israel having glorious views of the Jerusalem hills. We commenced photographing Dana's finishing touches in the adjacent hotel to Shoresh Gardens where the Chuppah and Reception took place. It was a perfect backdrop for family portraits prior […]
The bar mitzvah of Jordan took place at The Kotel, Jerusalem – Israel. Prior to Jordan's Torah reading at The Kotel, his family participated in the Quill of the Heart ceremony held in the tunnel hall. Jordan wrote some holy letters using the actual quill and pen used by the scribe, as his excited family […]
"Very soon after meeting the C Family at the Azrieli Centre it became obvious they are a very warm, with a vision to make their Bar Mitzvah celebration a most enjoyable and memorable event. I was excited knowing I would to contribute to this milestone occasion."…arnold szmerling We commenced at Mount Zion Hotel in Jerusalem […]
The wedding of Sarah and Yossef took place in Jerusalem. Photography commenced at Hotel Ramat Rachel with the final preparations and formal portraits followed by beautiful views from Montefiore Windmill. The Chuppah took place at Olmaya Receptions located at Tayalet Haas Promenade overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem. The reception was held at The […]
Finnish couple Tiia and Joona flew over with their guests to be married in Israel. Arnold Szmerling International and Israel Photographer captured this very stylish wedding through the eyes of elegance and glamour as his clients. Photography commenced at The Dan Panorama Hotel with preparations and individual portraits of Tiia and Joona. The ceremony took […]
French couple Meira and Nathaniel made Aliyah and were married in Israel with the majority of their family and friends attending, from France. Their wedding embraced all the traditions of a modern Orthodox Jewish wedding and also celebrated their Moroccan heritage with a Henna celebration to conclude their special day. Photography commenced at Mamilla Hotel […]
Lihi & Tomer were married at King David Hotel in Jerusalem. This is a selection of predominantly formal and some photo journalistic portraits taken during the day.