Everywhere in the world people get married and everybody does it the way their culture does it. I live in Rotterdam the city where more than on… Read More
Everywhere in the world people get married and everybody does it the way their culture does it. I live in Rotterdam the city where more than one third of the population is foreign. Still we keep loyal with our own traditions and marry the way we Dutch people do it: white dress, white pigeons, wedding cake, the kiss, first dance, and a lot of booze. But what kind of special things do other cultures have when they get married?
In the series that I made I mixed al the wedding cultures and made one big marriage of it. The reason that I did this is because you never can get married the way I photographed it. We Dutch people just cannot party the way Pakistanis people can. And my family will not give a lot of money, as the Chinese do, so that I can get married, etc. etc. So I feel a bit jealousy when I look at all the wonderful things that happen and what I never will experience in real life. With this series, I made my perfect wedding, a wedding that will be a fairytale for ever. Read Less