When this couple was able to escape the pressure of being center stage, they enjoyed an intimate moment together on the way to their reception. During this seemingly normal, mundane experience, they indulged in a romantic moment that was filled with yearning passion.
As is the case with most people who are young and in love, this couple awaited their wedding day with a sense of anticipation and wonder. By hosting their wedding in the São Luís Gonzaga Parish in the Jardim Botânico neighborhood, they were able to create an atmosphere of loving support as they said their vows and became husband and wife.
As the final details are prepared prior to the wedding ceremony, the bride stands with her elegant train cascading behind her. The fine lace details take center stage in his portrait, which aims to highlight the grandeur of her wedding gown.
Serving as the focal point for this photograph as well as for the Christian wedding ceremony, this candle symbolizes unity and new life.
A groom from Brazil is getting ready for his wedding ceremony entrance at Church of Saint Louis Gonzaga
In this fleeting moment that occurred in the background, a family member helps to adhere the boutonniere to the groom's label.
With the doors wide open revealing the lively neighborhood in the distance, the bride begins her graceful walk down the aisle. She has linked arms with her father and intends to follow the young attendants toward her groom — the moment she has been waiting for has finally arrived.
The groom as well as the couple's closest family members wait at the edge of the altar for the bride to arrive. They know that the ceremony to follow will be spectacular, but the anticipation during this moment is palpable.
The bride and groom lean in for that first sweet kiss, one in which they will finally taste the beauty of wedded bliss.
As the bride soaks up the view of her closest family members and friends celebrating their new marriage, the groom looks proudly at his incredible bride. The anticipation and wait was well worth it — they are finally husband and wife.
The newlyweds take to the dance floor at the Casa de Festas Hits in Canoas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Dipping his bride in a dramatic and romantic fashion, the groom proves that she is the only one in the room that he is focused on. Meanwhile, none of the guests can tear themselves away from this incredible moment unfolding before their eyes.