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Vintage black and white portrait of a wedding couple at Muriwai Beach in Auckland

From Photo Session to Surprise Proposal at Muriwai Beach, Auckland: The Unfolding of Inna and David’s Love Story

The surprise that set two hearts on an unforgettable dance – this was the setting where Inna and David chose to take their love story to heights as spectacular as the Muriwai Cliffs themselves! There they were, just scrolling through their Instagram feed, not knowing what they’d find… when – bam! – my collection of […]

A Dreamy French-Inspired Wedding in Ohakune, New Zealand

It’s not every day you get to photograph a wedding that feels like it’s straight out of a dreamy Italian or South of France postcard. I had the absolute pleasure of capturing a stunning celebration at a beautiful private property in Ohakune, New Zealand—one that will forever be etched in my memory 😍 The Venue: […]

The bride and groom share a sneaky kiss under her veil at their Waiheke Wedding. Captured by Eilish Burt Photography

A Magical Wedding at The Batch Winery on Waiheke Island

Weddings are always special, but when you add the breathtaking backdrop of The Batch Winery on Waiheke Island, you get a truly unforgettable celebration 😍 I had the privilege of capturing the wedding of Charlotte and Patrick, an Australian couple whose love story is as beautiful as the island itself 🤗 From Proposal to Wedding […]

Bright, colourful bridesmaids dresses for a Byron Bay Wedding

Capturing the Colourful Union: A Byron Bay Wedding to Remember

One of the most exciting aspects of my job is the opportunity to explore new destinations, places I likely would have never visited if not for my incredible clients. This wedding I photographed in Byron Bay was no ordinary affair; it was rich in family history and friendship that spanned the globe. I am very […]

A vintage engagement session at Matamata Racing Club

A Gallop Down Memory Lane: Hope, Kasey, and Little George’s Photo Session at Matamata Racecourse

Sunshine, laughter, and gallops—but with a twist! It’s not a day at the races, but instead Hope and Kasey’s eye-catching engagement and family portrait session that had all the signature feels of a classic love story, the kind that sweeps you off your feet 😍 We got chatting about the perfect spot to frame their […]

A wedding couple got married on their boat in Lake Okareka, Rotorua

A Day of Destiny and Delight: Hayley & Cam’s Lake Ōkareka, Rotorua Wedding

Beneath the big blue sky, the shores of Lake Ōkareka played host to a truly special event for an awesome couple. Hayley and Cam Janes embarked on the biggest adventure of their lives—but fate had its own quirky sense of humour! 🌊💍 Imagine this: Hayley Jones marries Cam Janes. That’s right, the universe conspired, and […]

A 3 tiered white wedding cake captured by Whakatane's Eilish Burt Photography

Discover the Top Wedding Cake Makers in the Bay of Plenty

Finding the Perfect Bay of Plenty Wedding Cake Maker Welcome to my blog about the top wedding cake makers in the Bay of Plenty! As a bride or husband-to-be, you know how important it is to find the perfect wedding cake for your special day. I’m here to help you find the best Bay of […]

The bride and groom celebrating their marriage at The Run 15 in Matata Bay Of Plenty. Captured by Eilish Burt Photography

The Run 15, Matata – Ange + James

Wrapping Up the Incredible 2023 Wedding Season at The Run 15 Matata, Bay Of Plenty As I wrap up an amazing 2022/23 wedding season at The Run 15, Matata, I am grateful for the incredible couples who allowed me to capture their love stories. Ange and James’ wedding was nothing short of incredible, and it […]

A very happy bride and groom celebrate as they just became husband and wife. Beautiful vintage wedding day in Ohope captured by Eilish Burt with a very film style.

Ohope Beach Wedding – Sophie + Glen

MY VINTAGE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER DREAMS!!! Do you know what the best problem is to have as a photographer?When you have too many favourites to choose from for your social media post!This was the best day documenting Sophie and Glens celebration at the families Ohope Beach property. Sophie looked absolutely breathtaking in her Brooke Tyson Ritual […]

The bride and her groom walking off the rocks at Peppers on the point in rotorua. Vintage portrait taken by Eilish Burt

Peppers On The Point Wedding, Rotorua – Dannielle + Will

A Venue That Offers A European-Feel For Your Wedding Portraits If you are looking for a venue that makes it look and feel as through you got married abroad? Then Peppers On The Point is for you. Overlooking the vast Lake Rotorua, terracotta roofs and cobble stoned pathways… among many other aspects that make this […]