Nneka & Agu – Love At Lagos Civic Centre (or my preferred title – The Lion & His Princess)

A friend of mine referred Nneka to me and we clicked right away, so I was very glad when she decided to choose Wani Olatunde Photography to cover the white wedding in Lagos. For brides to be, I can’t stress enough the importance of picking a photographer you get along with to cover your wedding; you’ll be a lot more relaxed and trusting on your big day and this will make for much better images.

Anyway, Nneka and Agu met a while back through a mutual friend and spending time with them, it doesn’t take one long to realise that they are best friends above everything else, which I personally think is a great way to begin married life. Agu proposed to Nneka back in June (after making sure to get permission from her father, of course) in an intimate setting with just the two of them in her living room. Not one for a long drawn out engagement, Nneka set to planning and you can actually follow her wedding planning journey over at her blog. I’ve had a looksee and there are some pretty handy tips if you are just starting out on the emotional rollercoaster that is wedding planning.

As always, I had a lot of fun shooting this wedding: Nneka and Agu are a super chilled couple who were a lot of fun to work with plus they are such a good looking couple, they made our jobs easy (so thanks guys :-)). It was a beautiful wedding and clearly a lot of thought had gone into planning each aspect of the day, which made for a truly enjoyable event for all their guests. I especially loved Nneka’s surprise dance number for Agu, which was pretty awesome. It is also worth mentioning Ndidi Obioha of Enthyst Events who did an excellent job of co-ordinating everything on the day. A special thank you to my second shooter and photog pal Deji Atte, who actually got married the week before and I’m sure was able to give Agu some solid advice as grooms concerned.
I am currently taking bookings for weddings in 2013, so be sure to send me an email at wani@waniolatunde.com if you are engaged and looking for some beautiful, evocative, modern photography coverage for your special day. Ok enough chatting, time for some beautiful imagery…
Ciao
xxx
Wedding Vendors:
Make-up: Ewar Makeovers
Tuxedos: Ted Baker
Caterer: Mallas
Music: Faith Band & DJ Carse
Wedding Planner: Enthyst Events

 “His Honesty”

” I love her for her. There’s not one particular thing I love”

 

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  • Ola

    Beautiful!!! I love every single pictureReplyCancel

  • Funmbi Kehinde

    Congrats Nneka Miellé Osoka. Have said that so many times now’u looked so beautiful. god bless your home.ReplyCancel

  • Betty Agbede

    Loved every captured moment.ReplyCancel

  • Ego Okwuokenye

    Nne dearie! U looked so angelic, may d Good Lord be with u & your husband in every step of your marital journey in Jesus Name. Congratulations my dear!ReplyCancel

  • Olatoun Okunnu

    LOVELY! beautiful photos. nicely done.
    I cant wait to get married:)ReplyCancel

  • Neks

    Gosh!!! every memory captured so beautifully!!! Love love love!ReplyCancel

  • Foluso Gbadamosi

    Gorgeous! Congrats hon xx.ReplyCancel

  • Og

    Beautiful pictures of a very beautiful ocassion. Well done. Will definitely be recommending you.ReplyCancel

    • Wani

      Aww thanks OG. You’re a rockstar 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Oy

    Wani, fantastic job!! the photos are GORGEOUS! xReplyCancel

    • Wani

      Aww, thanks so much Oy. Glad you like them 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Uche Pearl Iloka

    This is so luvly!ReplyCancel

  • Juliet Akamelu -Anozie

    Nekky & Agu ( Lovely & blessed Mr. & Mrs. Agu Osoka). Ur photographer captured every special & lovely momemt one can only get in a life time. U were so adorable, my uncle ( ur dad & mom) were so happy & blessed likewise ur sisters. Not to talk about the love of your life.
    Just as I can feel the love, see, enjoy, jubilate, via this awesome captured everlasting moment(s), so shall it forever in ur union IJN AmenReplyCancel

  • Sally Ndackson

    Just beautiful and classy…like you! Congrats!ReplyCancel

  • Millie Bello

    It’s beautiful when our wee ones find true love!ReplyCancel

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  • Wedding Digest Naija

    These pictures are amazing.
    Thumbs up.ReplyCancel

    • Wani

      Aww, thank you. You feature a lot of awesome weddings so I’m glad you like them. Thanks for stopping by 🙂ReplyCancel

    • Wani

      Thank you – it was a fantastic day and my couple made it so easy. Glad you like them 🙂ReplyCancel

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    Thanks Betty 🙂 ReplyCancel

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