Star Wars wedding (Justin Winokur will photograph the bejeezus out of your theme wedding!) #Sponsors: Photographers#geeky#star wars#wedding photographer July 25 2008 | Ariel arielmstallings This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Bride because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. So, you're having a theme wedding. And you're looking for a wedding photographer who won't scoff, "Wait, you're getting married on a pirate ship?" A wedding photographer who won't ask incredulously, "So, you're dressing up … like astronauts?" If you want a photographer who screams, "FUCK YEAH, I LOVE YOUR WONDERFULLY WEIRD THEME WEDDING!" then you want Justin Winokur. This LA-based photographer will totally p0wn your theme wedding, and if you don't believe me, just check out some of his photos from a Star Wars wedding… If you want to see all 1200 pictures from the Star Wars wedding, head over to Justin's flickrstream. And sure, Justin does more traditional weddings, too. So, when you need a wedding photographer who can not just "deal" with your theme wedding, but who's eagerly plotting how he's going to photograph your groom's swashbuckling entrance, or what angle he's going to shoot your gossamer faerie wings, get in touch with Justin! He's even got special packages for offbeat couples. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Author of the Offbeat Bride book, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives in Seattle with her son, and if she's not reading or writing books, chances are good that she's dancing or happy-crying. Subscribe to her newsletter to get the behind-the-scenes stuff. PREVIOUS Sarah & Todd's ultra-casual creative Arkansas wedding NEXT Rosemary & Christopher's hippie pagan eco diy celebration of love Show/Hide comments [ 16 ] that AT-AT cake with the ewok cupcakes might actually be the pinnacle of western civilization. Reply "but whoâ€™s eagerly plotting how heâ€™s going to photograph your groomâ€™s swashbuckling entrance" Ha, this is how I feel about the wedding I'm going to photograph in september. I cannot wait. These are truly awesome photos and wedding themes! Reply AT-AT…cake…. Ewok…cupcakes…. can't…handle…cuteness… Reply Fan-freakin'-tastic! Justin – you and I MUST talk. I'll be in touch soon! Reply this one is a hit! i love the lil boy!!!! Reply holy shit- that wedding totally rules! – note to self, do not let Manfriend see this. Reply That kid is adorable! I can't help but to wonder what made the groom choose to be Admiral Akbar out of from the other characters on Star Wars. Reply IT WAS A TRAP! ^^ The AT AT cake is amazing. And the kid is really cute =] Reply this wedding ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!! (and here i was worried that my guests would balk at being asked to wear white, ivory, off-white or light champagne and flat shoes for the ladies.) Now I can say…"look. you'll wear white and like it! glitter, fur, wings and sparkles are totally optional and will be available for your use. Thank you for coming." lololololololol kaiya Reply This post was linked by Seattle's The Slog, and some of the comments are cracking me up: slave leia bridesmaid dresses ftw. i never get invited to weddings that fun. or lives that fun for that matter. Um, I know I'm only revealing what a huge fucking nerd I am with the comment, but Admiral Ackbar and Mon Mothma are only minor characters in the movies. In the Star Wars Expanded Universe, they're both very, very important. I'll go hide now. …HA! Granted, there are a fair number of "WHAT NERDS!" comments too, but that's to be expected. 🙂 Reply […] Og klarer du Ã¥ holde du deg rein og heil til Den Rette kommer, kan du kle deg opp i kvitt som Mon Mothma og gifte deg med admiral Ackbar. Og spise AT-AT Walker-kake. Rare menneskene. […] Reply I kind of love how they turned around the whole "de-veiling" thing on its head. And man, that cake is insane. I am so making Ewok cupcakes sometime. Reply Bwahahahaha!! I am so happy you're phootgraphing my wedding 🙂 Reply … OH MY GOD, THAT IS FREAKING AWESOME. I WANT A STAR WARS WEDDING. Reply […] theme weddings, both spouses need to be fully bought in — like the Star Wars wedding. The last thing you want is for your spouse to look like some sort of thematic afterthought. But […] Reply Ok, indeed, this is awesome but Admiral Ackbar? Sure he's an important character in the expanded universe of Star Wars books and comics but I can't see wanting to get married in a hot and sweaty latex mask. To each his own I suppose…. The Ewok cupcakes are beyond question the best wedding dessert theme item I've ever had the audacity to imagine. Kudos to the couple for having the guts to fllow their dream to the fullest. Nice pics Justin! Speaking of Star Wars, have you seen the dead taun-taun bachelor party cake up on Boing-Boing? Worth checking out. Reply Leave a Reply to Butterbean Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. 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