Cortona wedding in the hills

After about 15 kilometres of windy mountain road and dense forests I found the entrance and white road that led down to the farmhouse. The farmhouse itself is tucked away in a little clearing and offers a lovely secluded location for a romantic outdoor ceremony. Friends and family gathered on the lawn and an emotional ceremony was held at the back of the villa. Refreshments and canapes followed and some fun family photos. Then we went for a stroll around the villa before heading inside for dinner.

I am always surprised by how varying the scenery is in Tuscany and this was another area that once again left an impression, I really am very lucky to be a wedding photographer in Tuscany and grateful to be able to participate in such fabulous events.

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Jules Bower

Italian and destination wedding photographer Jules Bower photographs weddings in Italy, Europe and worldwide. His unique approach and expertise arrive from not only an obsession with photography but also because he owned one of the first and most successful wedding planning agencies in Italy.

22 Responses to “Cortona wedding in the hills”

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    Amy
    June 27, 2012 at 11:42 pm

    Jules — I can’t stop looking at these photos. They make me so happy πŸ™‚ Thank you.

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      Amy Hein
      June 28, 2012 at 6:12 pm

      AMAZING pictures!!!! I just love them! Hooray!

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      Michelle
      July 28, 2012 at 4:40 pm

      I can’t stop looking at these photos either. They make me smile. I’m showing them to everyone I know that appreciates a bride and groom with deep inner and outer beauty, and generous emotions; perfect wedding photography; and one of the most naturally beautiful places on Earth, Italy πŸ˜‰

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    robert cobb
    June 28, 2012 at 7:04 am

    A very nice wedding, very good pictures and a lovely location.

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    David Gonzalez
    June 28, 2012 at 6:25 pm

    Gorgeous pics! They are all great but I especially like the ones of the two of you walking around the villa.
    Are there more pics of all of us at the dinner table?

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      Jules
      June 29, 2012 at 8:00 am

      Hi David. Yes there are many more photos including lots from the dinner showing the laughter, tears of happiness and general atmosphere. Unfortunately I can’t feature every image on my website but they will be receiving them all very soon.

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    Debbie Gaines
    July 2, 2012 at 7:26 am

    Such a romantic setting……you look so happy!

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    Mahvash khosrowyar
    July 3, 2012 at 7:25 pm

    Congratulation, and wish all the best that universe has to offer to the newly wed,s. Such a beautiful and intimate wedding . Loved all the pictures and thank you for sharing.
    Much love
    Mahvash

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    Monica
    July 8, 2012 at 7:31 pm

    As we would say in Wales, “Aaaw, there’s lovely!” What an amazing setting! Congratulations!

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    Mary Banas
    July 9, 2012 at 3:23 am

    Great Job Jules! You captured so many wonderful moments! It was indeed a glorious celebration!! Nicely done.

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    Simon Ball
    July 10, 2012 at 3:11 am

    Thank you for capturing so much of our special day, love them.

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    Meg Saunders
    July 10, 2012 at 5:09 pm

    Awesome pics. What a spectacularly beautiful wedding! And SO Amy with all the laughter & smiles. I’m so happy for you both. Lots of love, Meg

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    Julianne
    July 22, 2012 at 3:08 am

    Your photos are spectacular!!!!!!!!!!! I will see you in a little over a month! Congrats cuz cuz. xoxo

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    Yazminca Woodward
    July 22, 2012 at 9:57 pm

    All the photos and video footage are lovely!! such a beautiful wedding xxx

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    Emma Ball
    July 22, 2012 at 9:59 pm

    Fabulous photos!! Beautiful video!!! Happy memories!! xx

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    Michelle Nelson
    July 28, 2012 at 5:03 am

    These pictures are full of love and happiness! Each and every photo of the two of you is so beautiful! It looks a a fairy tale come to life. Congratulations! Love you guys and can’t wait to see you! xoxo!

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    Luisa
    July 31, 2012 at 9:56 am

    Dear Amy and Simon,
    these pictures are simply wonderful, I really got emotional seeing them..
    You guys are so beautiful and everything looked really perfect!
    I am glad to read everyone’s comments saying that everything was great and that you and your families had great time at the villa..
    Hope to see you soon here with us,
    Hugs
    Luisa from Cortona, Italy

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    louise
    August 17, 2012 at 4:49 pm

    So lovely, I keep viewing it over and over again!
    Wish I was still there xxxx

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    todd
    August 17, 2012 at 4:53 pm

    i found it very funny when i blew the party blower!!!!

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    millie
    August 17, 2012 at 5:00 pm

    beautiful! xxxxxxxx

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    Amy
    September 10, 2012 at 9:27 pm

    Jules — Simon and I had our post-wedding reception last weekend for friends and family back in California. We made an album, full of your photographs for people to look through. Can’t tell you how many people came up to us throughout the night to tell us how amazing they thought the photos were. “Magical” and “fairytale-like” were words often used. Just thought you should know πŸ˜‰

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      Jules
      September 14, 2012 at 11:07 am

      Thanks Amy, I am so glad that the photos were so well received this make my day.

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