Destination Wedding in Netherlands – Yukari and Simon

Destination Wedding in Netherlands – Yukari and Simon

Photographer: Mette Brandt Hair and Makeup: Giolina Braun/Beautiful Bride Company Venue: Het Ruiterhuys In July this summer, I had the pleasure to be booked to do Yukari and Simons wedding in their home country the Netherlands. It was no coincidence that I was booked to their wedding as I had already done a maternity shoot with them when they were on holiday here at Gran Canaria and we got such a good contact with each other. So when they asked...

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Tove and Kristian – Wedding

Tove and Kristian – Wedding

This summer has been really busy for me. Yet I have not been able to take out any holiday, but I have really met many, many lovely people that I have been working with this summer. I haven´t had so much time to use on my web site either, but I would like to show some photos we took of Tove and Kristian at Bahia Feliz. Tove and Kristian got married in the Norwegian Church in Arguineguin, but they stayed at Bahia Feliz and really wanted us to...

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Merethe and Glenn – Wedding

Merethe and Glenn – Wedding

Merethe and Glenn Wedding “Mette was the first we got in contact with on our favorite island Gran Canaria! She responded quickly and detailed to everything we wondered about! We booked her for the whole day, from morning to last dance and we do not regret it!  She caught all moments, tears, laughter, talking and dancing! All the details came with, all we did not manage to get along with us on the day we sit today and look at the pictures...

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Tove and Kristian – Wedding

Tove and Kristian – Wedding

Tove and Kristian Wedding “We got married in July this year (2018) and can highly recommend Photographer Mette and “Assistant” Geir. Very nice and professional people. Very happy with both pictures and service 🙂 We chose Mette as a photographer after some research on the web in advance. Fast and good communication. When we took pictures in Bahia Feliz in the evening, Mette and Geir had already been in the spot to check the...

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Danielle and Iain – wedding

Danielle and Iain – wedding

Danielle and Iain Wedding “Picking the photographer is one of the most important parts of the wedding day, they capture memories that will last a lifetime. We made the perfect choice in Mette, the photos that were taken of our special day at Anfi are simply stunning. It was an absolute pleasure to have Mette and Geir there to share in our special day with us.” Danielle and Iain –...

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Elnaz and Viktor – couple/maternity

Elnaz and Viktor – couple/maternity

Elnaz and Viktor Couple photography “We are so incredibly happy that you have captured our happiness to become parents in the photos and we will keep these memories for the rest of our lives. The places, the light and everything managed to catch you so profound! We are very pleased with all the nice photos. Thanks again for all the nice photos!” Elnaz and Viktor –...

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Marcia Jansen – family

Marcia Jansen – family

Marcia Jansen Family Photography “So glad we found your website. We had so much fun doing the photo shoot with our family and we are very happy with the pictures you took. They make a great gift for my parents 50th anniversary.” Marcia Jansen –...

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Line and Morten – Wedding

Line and Morten – Wedding

Line and Morten Wedding Photography “Mette was the first to contact in Gran Canaria after we thought of a secret wedding would take place on our already booked charter trip in the autumn vacation. After that, everything went very well. Mette answered complementary to any questions we had and could recommend everything from hairdresser to restaurant. The wedding was already the day after arrival so our first meeting was outside the...

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Maternity photo session Maspalomas

Maternity photo session Maspalomas

Asta and Torkil from Faroe Island are expecting their first child. They contacted me for a maternity photo session. We went to a little garden in Maspalomas and then to the beach for this session. Thank you so much, Asta and Torkil, it was so nice to work with...

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Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort Spa and Casino – Aine and Craig

Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort Spa and Casino – Aine and Craig

Aine and Craig from Irland had their dream wedding at Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort Spa and Casino. I came in as a “rescue”- photographer for them, as the photographer they booked became sick. And I am so glad I could be of help for the lovely couple. They had their dream wedding, organized by The Perfect Wedding Company. Thank you so much, Aine and Craig, it was such a pleasure to be a part of this beautiful wedding and to be with...

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Honeymoon photography at the beach

Honeymoon photography at the beach

Honeymoon photography: I actually have a lot of couple photoshoots, and I absolutely love those moments with the couple and to work with the photographs after. Wether it is a engagement photo shoot, a couple photo shoot, a maternity photo session or it is honeymoon photography on the beach, like this one with Katharina and Jonathan from Germany.  I have also used this place many time, but each time the result get´s different. I always do these...

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Family photography – Jenny and her family

Family photography – Jenny and her family

I have a lot of families I photograph around the island every year. I get a lot of emails with requests of photographing big families. Many families comes to Gran Canaria from all over Europe to celebrate an anniversary of their parents, who maybe celebrate 60, 70 or a marriage anniversary. Typical for these photo sessions, are that we take the group photo of the hole family, which maybe counts up to 20 people. Then we also takes a lot of...

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Janine and Christoph – Honeymoon

Janine and Christoph – Honeymoon

Janine and Christoph Honeymoon Photography “We got married in the beginning of november 2017. Because of the bad weather in Germany we decided to take photos on Gran canaria. Our decision to take photos with Mette was the best! Mette and Björn did a really great shoot with us in Maspalomas. In the end we got very wonderful memories of this nice time. Mette is a really professional photographer and if we come back with our family in the...

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Swedish family – family photography

Swedish family – family photography

Swedish family Family Photography “Thank you so much for a very nice photo shoot, we are so happy! You managed to capture the joy of being the whole family gathering on vacation together to celebrate a birthday. You have given us the opportunity to save many nice memories.”. Elin and family –...

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Aine and Craig – Wedding

Aine and Craig – Wedding

Aine and Craig Wedding “Mette and her husband were an absolute dream to work with from start to finish. After an in dept consultation, Mette understood exactly what results we were hoping for and she delivered exceptional quality to us. They both made us feel so at ease and made our day so enjoyable through their friendliness and professionalism. We were thrilled with the outstanding photography results and each special moment was...

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The Norwegian Church in Arguineguin – Annette and Kai-Agnar

The Norwegian Church in Arguineguin – Annette and Kai-Agnar

Every year 100-150 Norwegian couples get married at Gran Canaria. And the only place Norwegians can get legally married on the island, is at Sjømannskirken in Arguineguin. I do photograph a lot of weddings there every year, and do not post so many here on my blog. So here is one I did this year, when Annette and Kai-Agnar got married. If you want to get married in this church, you should go to their web page and read about how you can get...

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Wedding Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort, Spa & Casino – Hannah and Tom

Wedding Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort, Spa & Casino – Hannah and Tom

Hannah and Tom from Cambridge, UK, had their wonderful dream wedding at Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort, Spa & Casino, which is an excellent choice for celebrating wedding here in the south of Gran Canaria. There is a beautiful gazebo here to have the ceremony and plenty of beautiful choices for the reception. Hannah choose to have FRDK Hair Salon to come to the hotel for the bridal hair and makeup for her, her mom and her bridesmaids. I...

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Family photography in the mountains of Gran Canaria

Family photography in the mountains of Gran Canaria

This photo session with this Norwegian family was very fun and a extremely nice experience for us. The family has lived and worked at Gran Canaria for some years, and the children have been students at the Norwegian school in Arguineguin. It was now time for packing up their belongings and going back to Norway. But first they wanted a photographer to capture some memories for them before they left. So one day Torstein called me and asked if it...

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Yukari and Simon – Maternity session

Yukari and Simon – Maternity session

Yukari and Simon became parents to sweet little babyboy Kai in July this year. And just a few month before Kai was born, Yukari and Simon went on holiday to Gran Canaria. They live in Holland. They contacted me to take some maternity photos and we decided to go to the beach, near Faro/Maspalomas, and we were so lucky with the sunset, it was so beautiful in the end, even though it didn´t looked to be a nice sunset a short time before. But you...

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