Italian Wedding Photographer

Villa Baroncino lies in a delightful piece of countryside not far from the famous hill top town of Cortona which in recent years has had much publicity due to the book and subsequent film “Under the Tuscan Sun”. I love photographing in the countryside and seeing as it is so lovely around the villa I will jump at any chance I get the chance to take photos in one of the many locations by the venue.

The wedding ceremony took place in Cortona cathedral and after a group photo with everyone on the steps of the town hall we went for a few photos around Cortona. On the way back to the Villa Baroncino I saw a lovely field of sunflowers so we stopped for a few photos, it was spotting with rain and thunder clouds were moving in but who cares, between the rain, the pollen and the bees it just made the moment more exciting.

As soon as we arrived back at the villa the heavens opened and we had torrential rain for over an hour. Sure the rain wasn’t ideal because the cocktails had to tak place inside but everyone laughed about it. After speeches the rain eased and a few rays of sunshine warmed the air, we jumped in my car and went for a few more photos in the now somewhat drenched countryside.

Here are a few photos from this wedding in Cortona and reception at Villa Baroncino.

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 “Villa Baroncino”

  • Steafan & Ciara
    August 1, 2012 at 8:10 pm

    Hi Jules

    Just looking at the photographs and are so pleased with them. You were so easy to work with and we cannot recommend you highly enough.

    Thank you for making our day so special!

  • liam doherty
    August 1, 2012 at 8:25 pm

    Hi Jules
    What a fantastic job you’ve done – you’ve given Steafan and Ciara beautiful memories of their special day.

  • Mary Doherty
    August 1, 2012 at 8:32 pm

    Hi Jules – absolutely beautiful pics- wonderful memories of a brillant time we all had in italy!

  • The O'Kane Family
    August 1, 2012 at 8:38 pm

    Hi Jules,

    Fabulous captures of a wonderful day – you gave justice to the beautiful surroundings and gorgeous couple – I’m sure Ciara & Steafan are very pleased!!

  • Tony Finlay & Jill Martin
    August 1, 2012 at 8:55 pm

    You’re absolutely stunning looking in those photos folks, congratulations and thanks for a great time, full credit to Jules on capturing such a great event in such beautiful detail.

    Memories of a lifetime.

  • Siobhan Quinn
    August 1, 2012 at 9:57 pm

    These are THE MOST BEAUTIFUL wedding photograhs. Congratulations!

  • Eilis Carlin
    August 1, 2012 at 11:34 pm

    Amazing and truly beautiful photos.Well done!

  • Rosemary Mc Cullagh
    August 2, 2012 at 1:06 am

    Awww!! These Photos are Fantastic!! Every moment has been captured! What a great time every one has had! xx

  • Orla McCool
    August 2, 2012 at 10:41 am


  • The Callaghan's
    August 2, 2012 at 4:09 pm

    Hi Jules,
    What wonderful pictures of a wonderful day.

    August 2, 2012 at 11:57 pm

    These photos are amazing, the pictures with the horses and the sunflowers. The couple themselves look so relaxed and happy and just enjoying every moment. I have no doubt anyone sees these pictures will want to get married in Italy. A beautiful couple and a fantastic photoghrapher!!!! congrats

  • auntie anne
    August 3, 2012 at 10:49 am

    beautiful beautiful photographs. what a lovely time we had. would do it all again

  • Alicia Hunt
    August 3, 2012 at 7:37 pm

    stunning photos! was an incredible day + the photo’s are fantastic!xoxo

  • Kathleen Mchugh
    August 3, 2012 at 7:39 pm

    Steafan+ciara, you’s looked amazing! Ciara you looked the image of the beautiful maria! i would recommend this photographer to anyone-great job!!

    August 5, 2012 at 2:09 pm

    These are the most stunning wedding photos I have ever seen, especially the ones with the sunflowers. Congratulations!!!!!

  • Annie Deery
    August 5, 2012 at 4:41 pm

    Steafan an ciara,
    Home an getting more time to look at the photos, we can see Jules did a wonderful job of capturing all the magical moments of your very special day,to pick a word to describe yous both there is no other than-beautiful-an we were so proud to be part of your special day..
    Mum an Gerald XXX

  • Finola
    August 8, 2012 at 2:59 pm

    Oh my God!
    What incredible photos! Captured the magic of the day…….
    Fantastic job Jules!

  • susy barry (coulter)
    August 11, 2012 at 2:37 am

    Ciara, wot can i say….just stunning:-) lks like u all had a fabulous time. Lots n lots of luv 4 a happy, long life 2gether xxxxx

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