Shrine Of Jesus
This was my last event for 2011. It was a very intimate and simple celebration--just family and friends getting together over a sumptuous lunch buffet to celebrate a special day for a very special little girl. Although I'm used to photographing big parties, I find it really nice to shoot low-key events like Paige's baptism every now and then. Without the distraction of loud music and too many things going on at the same time, I got to focus on taking photos of Paige and the rest of the family. It was such a perfect way to end my year.
We started at the church for an early baptism.
Some shots of the baptismal ceremony.
And then, we were off to the lunch reception at the Shangri-La Makati. The venue was
Since I didn't have the time to do it at the church, I took photos of Paiges baptismal outfit at the reception venue.
No party is complete without balloons!
I spent a lot of time following Paige around and taking photos.
She was such a charming subject.
The very elegant set-up of the function room.
More photos of Paige.
The cute party favors! Mommy Dianne gave me one of these after the party.:)
The colorful cake.
When most of the guests have gone, we took the time to take some family photos.
We went to the hotel lobby to take pictures in front of the trees before calling it a day.