Welcome to John Boomsma Photography

Multiple award winner John Boomsma, is one of Melbourne’s leading wedding photojournalists, also renowned for his art & travel photography. His manner is relaxed, adaptable, unobtrusive, intuitive and patient. Over 20 years experience has honed his skills in dealing with the unexpected, this combined with John’s former Counsellor training and easy going style, ensures that couples have fun and enjoy their special day without intrusion. “Only then will you capture the joyous spontaneity and emotion of this significant life event”. His photojournalist background and style also ensures he creates unforgettable images which candidly document the private and public moments that represent the couple’s personality and the mood of their wedding day. Many of his clients describe the result as a ‘wonderful story book’ that captures the whole event.

John utilises artistic, imaginative, fun, casual, traditional or romantic styles appropriate to the moment and the individual. John uses natural light where possible, for both black and white or colour photos. He has a range of interesting special effects, which can add an extra creative dimension to your shots. As an added bonus, John’s personal philosophy ensures you receive true value for money and no hidden extras. See pricing details for more information. He is also very comfortable, experienced and empathetic to a wide variety of religions and customs. Even the attire on the day is chosen according to the dress code on the guests’ invitation, further helping him to blend in.

You can be confident that your marriage will be captured perfectly, because John personally photographs all his weddings. John says, “What I enjoy most about photographing a wedding is the delighted response from the bridal couple when they see their photos and the joy they feel reliving their special day.”

Edited extract from editorial in the Complete Melbourne Wedding Guide.