engagedengagement, prewedding photography from Tokyo and beyond

I love you more than word can wield the matter, Dearer than eye-sight, space and liberty

Shakespeare, King Lear, 1.1

The world’s biggest city Tokyo has photo opportunities full of ancient tradition or the ultra-modern, and all kinds of (sometimes slightly weird) variations in between.
But an engagement photo-shoot/pre-wedding shoot is not just memorable locations – we think it should be a fun memorable few hours or even a day. We live here, speak both English and Japanese and are excited to show you around.
For those interested in camera gear, we generally use the full frame Sony A7RII camera with the Sony 24-70mm F4 and the Sony 70-200mm F4 lenses, but sometimes bring along the Batis 25mm F2 and the Sony 55mm F1.8 lens, and the Sony A6300 camera. Flashes are Nissin with the Commander Air 1 remote.

Choose from two pre-wedding photography styles

  • C PhotoGraphic Recommended – we have selected the best locations in Tokyo for you, you just need to choose which of those locations you prefer and your photographer
  • C PhotoGraphic Custom – a location of your choice. You choose the location or even just the type of shoot you are looking for and we put together the perfect package. Your location style, C Photographic photo style.

Choose a location, or let us know the kind of location you have in mind, and we will customize a memorable photo shoot just for the two of you. We can arrange hair and makeup, kimono rental if necessary, and transport.


Prices will depend on location but photography for a three hour shoot with photo album starts from 85,000 yen. Let Kanako know some ideas you have and we can craft the perfect photo shoot experience.

//your photographer will be Chris Moore, the lead photographer for C PhotoGraphic

//includes 10 page hardcover album and at least 100 edited high resolution photos (no watermark) available by download link

//option 1 hair and makeup, including attendance during the shoot, for 25,000 yen

//option 2 album upgrade to 20 pages and/or larger size

85,000 yen~

// payment. A non-refundable deposit is required to secure your booking.

C PhotoGraphic Recommended deposit – 20,000 yen
C PhotoGraphic Custom – 50,000 yen

Payment is by credit card via PayPal – you do not send us your credit card information and a PayPal account is not required. If you are based in Japan then a bank transfer is an option. The remaining amount is due in yen cash on the day, or by credit card through PayPal after the day.

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