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The Bride, the Groom and the Greek Sunset: A Perfect Wedding Picture

Aug 06, 2019 - The New York Times

For many Asian couples, the Greek island of Santorini has become the ultimate destination for pre-wedding photographs.

SANTORINI, Greece — The bride wore a sparkling tiara and a flowing red wedding gown, her fifth matrimonial ensemble of the day. The groom wore a silver tuxedo and the fatigued look of a guy who had spent the last dozen hours posing for pictures.

The photographer gave instructions. Re-enact the proposal on bended knee. Twirl in the dress. Kiss the bride’s hand.

But it was nearly sunset, and the couple still hadn’t captured that perfect Santorini picture to display at their traditional wedding in China next mo...