Hi If you’re reading this it’s likely that you are searching for a wedding photographer for your wedding day at the Belmond Hotel Caruso ( awesome choice in venue by the way ).. needless to say I’m so happy you decided to visit my web page , if you have the time why not stay and take a look around at some of my work, you can visit my portfolio HERE, or even see some real weddings HERE I’m super confident you can find many reasons to choose me to photograph your wedding day in Belmond Hotel Caruso .
My name is David, I am an award winning destination wedding photographer who loves to travel and capture the fun, atmosphere and the all round celebration of weddings, I offer a unique contemporary approach photographing a wedding, I often appeal to the non-traditionalist, stylish yet contemporary couple. I’m Based in the North East ,England but I capture weddings all across the UK, Europe and the globe.
I’m so very passionate about my work , I find inspiration in all places and love to use any available light to by advantage and use additional light for the more creative image. I have had the pleasure of photographing in Belmond Hotel Caruso on a few occasions, the atmosphere of Belmond Hotel Caruso lends itself to stylish wedding photography.
I take pleasure in playing an integral role in two people tying the knot but I’m a firm believer in the fact that a wedding is so much more than exchanging words and work to capture every emotion felt and each special moment, translating the true joy of the day through contemporary imagery.
Where ever you are in the world, I’d love to be part of it.. I look forward to hear from you.
Belmond Hotel Caruso is a hotel located in the hill town of Ravello, near Amalfi in southern Italy.
It was originally built in the 11th century as a palace by a patrician Roman princely family d’Afflitto who called it the Palazzo D’Afflito – meaning “the afflicted”, a reference to both a shipwreck they had when travelling to Constantinople and the afflictions suffered by a family martyr. This palace was largely destroyed, along with much of Ravello and the neighbouring port of Amalfi, by the Republic of Pisa, which was a warring competitor on the Mediterranean routes. The remains lay deserted until the mid-1500s, when a period of reconstruction began. Today much of what remains of the “original” palace dates from works that took place between then and the 17th century, by which time much of its original ornament had been restored.
In 1893, hotelier and vineyard owner Pantaleone Caruso and his wife Emilia Cicalese rented five rooms in one of the wings of the 11th-century palace and opened the “Pensione Belvedere”. Its name was given for the views from its hanging gardens over the sea. Caruso covered the open air courtyard behind the entrance, and installed the two 13th century lions that still sit at the entrance as well as the Roman pillars on the steps leading to the hall.
From the 20th century onwards the hotel had among its guests Virginia Woolf, Greta Garbo, Humphrey Bogart, Jackie Kennedy and Laura Vitale. In recent years, the hotel was managed by the sons of Pantaleone, Paolo and Gino, then in 2005 Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. bought the property. In March 2014 Orient-Express Hotels was renamed Belmond.
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