Author: Valerie Fernandez

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SUNRISE UNDERWATER COUPLE SESSION I VANUATU HONEYMOON I ADVENTURE SESSION
It’s just after 5am when Oli comes to wake me up with a gentle kiss. He has slightly lifted up shutters from our room, and I can see the first morning light coming in, a gentle greet, an invitation to go out and play. “It’s time” he says with a smile. It’s time indeed. I’m not a morning person, by far, but some things get me out of ...
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RETURNING TO THE SEA – SELF UNDERWATER PORTRAITS
Taking a couple for a portrait session underwater, to me, it’s offering them a new sense of adventure, trust and connection. It’s teaching them to touch each other intentionally, as a way to communicate. It’s teaching them to close their eyes and let go. It’s giving them a chance to experience silent interaction, to open up to an i ...
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Dream intimate beach wedding on Erakor Island | Carlos and Jordana | Cross cultural destination wedding | Vanuatu wedding photographer
Erakor island resort is nestled in crystal clear waters just offshore from Port Vila, Efate. A mere 20 minutes drive from Bauerfield International Airport and 10 minutes drive from down town, plus of course the 5 minutes ferry ride across, Erakor Island Resort sums up the laid back vibe that Vanuatu and its people are well known fo ...
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New caledonia elopement Le meridien Noumea wedding photography by Valerie Fernandez
New Caledonia Elopement at Le Meridien Noumea | Edward and Yukine | Cross cultural destination wedding | Pacific Islands Adventure Elopement Photographer
If there is one thing that is amazing about new technologies and social media, it’s how it has enabled people to connect from anywhere and everywhere in the world. Yukine found me and contacted me through Instagram from her home in Japan. It was late at night here in port Vila, i was tucked in my bed ready to switch the lights off ...
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K+J’s | Tailor made adventure elopement in Port Vila Vanuatu
Katie-Lou: “James and I met at work a year ago and it was love at first sight! We took a while to become friends, and once we got the courage up to admit to our feelings, we have been inseparable!!! We love driving with each other, going on road trips, being spontaneous, listening to music, talking, laughing. We are both passion ...
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N+I Macedonian Greek wedding at the Warwick le Lagon in Port Vila
I LOVE a wedding with a cultural twist, especially when it involves cultures and traditions that are new to me. I love the feeling of belonging to a community, the sheer joy in the act of sharing a common heritage, the pride. It’s beautiful. Ionie and Nik’s wedding at the Warwick le Lagon, in Port Vila, was a perfect example of ...
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A+H Ratua, a private island for a magical beach wedding
6.30 am. Here I am at the airport again, kissing hubby good bye, hugging baby Moira as tight as I dare and telling her mummy will be back in the blink of an eye. This time, I’m off to Ratua. If the name Ratua doesn’t mean anything to you, I suggest you head to Google when you’re looking for a dream destination, or the place for an ...
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M+L Photographe de mariage à Noumea
2 Aout 2018, nous voici de nouveau dans l'avion. Cette fois-ci direction Nouméa, en Nouvelle Calédonie. Maxime et Lucille préparent leur mariage depuis des mois, ils me contactent en début d'année pour participer à cette belle aventure et en capturer l'essence. Dès ce premier contact, je le sais, ce sera un mariage parfait. Et aujo ...
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H + L Love off the coast of Africa
Fire. This is the word that comes to my mind first when I go back to this afternoon walk on a little island off the African coast with Hector and Laura. The wind that day was unforgiving, the sand whipping, the ocean angry. Yet, these two had not a care in the world for mother nature's moodiness. Quite the opposite, in fact. Their ...
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B+S: Beach babes in the golden Vanuatu sunset
Ben surfs barrels like he was born from the ocean. Sandrine dances on the enchanting rhythms of Tahiti with the grace of the sun. They have known each other since they were 16. That was 25 years ago. Hard to believe! They just look so young at heart and smitten, it seems like they have just met and swept each other off their feet. ...
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