Welcome to the Chateau Challain – lovely place in the heart of the Loire Valley where dreams come true.
Allow me to introduce you Cheryl and Chris – an amazing couple who traveled from Scotland and England to have their Big day in France.

Scottish weddings are always breathtaking. So many details! So many traditions! And so much happiness and love in every moment… (more…)

SCOTTISH WEDDING IN FRANCE: Cheryl&Chris (Wedding clip)

We are excited to introduce the gorgeous wedding of Ken & Sherri – one of our absolutely amazing couples! We were so grateful to be with them creating memories of one of the most important days of their lives – their beautiful wedding day in the fairytale castle.

The couple arrived at the Chateau Challain with their closest friends and family to enjoy the French countryside. (more…)

DESTINATION WEDDING IN FRANCE: Sherri & Kenneth (Wedding Film)

I often see the lucky couples celebrating their anniversary dates. They receive a bunch of compliments, virtual flowers and colorful gifts of all shades of creativity. “Hold on! You did it!..” The eyes of lovers are filled with joy, and the adrenaline with endorphin pours into their blood, because another small but important line has been overcome. 5 years, 10 years … 15 years … (more…)

60TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY: Family movie // Vienna

I’m happy to present the pre-wedding video of Jury and Diana, who got engaged to the Lake Como in Italy. To tell you the truth it’s one of my favorite place to shoot destination wedding video and lovestory video as well. Every time I enjoy the beauty and power of nature. The day was breathtaking – both Jury and Diana were amazing, very easy to shoot.


ENGAGEMENT IN ITALY : Jury&Diana // Lake Como

A destination wedding is an endeavor. On the one hand, the number of options available on the venue market can drive you insane; on the other hand, your vision, plan and budget must remain your priority. Surprisingly, once the right wedding venue has been found, many things will fall into places.

The following list gives you the idea of the questions you might want to ask each place that could potentially become “The Venue” for your destination wedding.



A wedding in France is a fairy-tale come true. After all, “France” and “romance” even sound alike. Really, a French wedding is every bit as good as it sounds, whether you’re a true born and bred French or a foreigner.

Let’s get the bureaucratic nuances out of our way before deep-diving into the real-life fantasy and where to find it.



That season is really popular among couples who decided to organize a destination wedding. We are happy to share with you the wedding video we shot in spring – a chateau wedding in France of Jing Jing and Ethan. Welcome to Chateau de Challain for another breathtaking, well planned and unique Big Day that I’m proud to have taken part of.