Shaza’s intricate embroidery hoops kept coming up in my Instagram feed, and I couldn’t stop thinking of how cool it would be to incorporate them into a shoot. They reminded me of petri dishes full of microbes, which eventually led us to the idea of a moody science/anatomy theme. We wanted to do something unique, that could be used as inspiration for a scientist’s or doctor’s wedding or an elegant Halloween shindig. Macabre-chic? A 10 hour shoot in 95 degree heat with no AC, and we couldn’t be happier.

 

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Parenthesis Photography / Documentary wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

Parenthesis Photography / Documentary wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

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Parenthesis Photography / Documentary wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

Parenthesis Photography / Documentary wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

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Parenthesis Photography /Fine art wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

Parenthesis Photography /Fine art wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

Parenthesis Photography /Fine art wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

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Parenthesis Photography /Fine art wedding photography Connecticut and NYC

 

Photography: Parenthesis Photography / Hair: Melissa Scrofani / Makeup: J. Kinford Beauty Group / Set + prop styling: ABstyled / Hand Embroidery Artwork: Shaza Elsheshtawy / Dress designer: Sarah Seven / Dress boutique: Everthine Bridal / Clay’s suit + rooftop outfits: asos / Venue: 415 Howe Ave – The Conti Building / Candles, cake + macarons: Rayne Home Decor/  Antique props: Nicky’s Attic / Models: Clay Westman and Helen Laser / Invitation design: Avant Garde Design / Floral design: Bethany Florist

All work copyright Parenthesis Photography 2017 / Custom illustrations by Kathleen Telesco Design

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