Erika Delgado: A Vision in Photography

  • Publication date: 06/13/2024
  • Updated: 06/13/2024

Erika Delgado merges her profound background in Art, Travel, and Event Hospitality Management with an innate eye for detail and portraiture, setting her apart in the world of wedding photography. Known for her warm, honest, and unexpected photographs, Erika's work transcends the ordinary, capturing moments that are timeless and full of emotion. Working alongside her brother, she crafts narratives of love and celebration, rooted in her picturesque home of West Palm Beach, where she lives with her husband and son. 

The Artistic Journey

My background in Art, Travel, and Event Hospitality Management studies with my eye for detail and portraiture,” Erika begins, underlining the diverse influences that shape her approach to wedding photography. This eclectic background has equipped her with a unique perspective, enabling her to capture the essence of each wedding in a way that is both authentic and timeless.

Crafting Timeless Narratives

Erika describes her photography style as “a combination of fine art photography and documentary with a touch of editorial.” Her passion lies in capturing “the fashion and the details of the day, but more than anything the natural unfolding moments between the couple and their people on this special day, and all the emotions that this moment evokes.”

The Tools That Witness Love

Utilizing both Digital and Film cameras, Erika skillfully captures every detail and emotion of the wedding day. This blend of technology allows her to produce images that are not only visually stunning but also rich in story and character.

“Communication is key,” Erika emphasizes. Her philosophy revolves around building a deep connection with her clients, understanding their vision, and translating that into images that reflect their unique bond. “It's important for me to connect with clients early on in the process to learn about who they are and what's important to them. When we can connect even further on an engagement session, even better. This process of building trust with one another is one of the best ways for me to create authentic imagery and an experience that everyone is happy with,” she reflects, highlighting the importance of engagement sessions in building this rapport.

A Year in Love

Preferring to focus on a limited number of weddings each year, Erika mentions, “13-15” as her comfortable count. This selective approach ensures that she can dedicate her full attention and creativity to each couple, crafting a bespoke photographic experience that mirrors their individual story.

With “10–12 hours of coverage,” Erika is committed to documenting the entire journey of the wedding day. Her dedication to capturing every significant moment, from the subtle glances to the grand festivities, is evident in her work.

Erika's flexibility shines through her willingness to work with the couple to create a custom package that meets their needs, ensuring that every aspect of their special day is captured to perfection.

Dream Destinations

Yes, to destination weddings, with a particular fondness for “Italy's Amalfi Coast!” Erika's love for travel and capturing love stories in breathtaking locations adds an extra layer of magic to her photography.

Erika Delgado's approach to wedding photography is a testament to her passion for art, emotion, and storytelling. Her work is not just about capturing moments; it's about preserving memories in a way that is honest, beautiful, and timeless. Combining her background in Art, Travel, and Event Hospitality Management studies with her eye for detail and portraiture, Erika's wedding photographs have been celebrated for capturing warm, honest, and unexpected photographs that are timeless she reflects, summarizing her journey and philosophy. Through her lens, Erika invites us to see the beauty of the moment, the depth of emotion, and the timeless narrative of love.

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