Cristina Ilao UK, France & Destination Wedding Photographer Profile Photo

From the moment you choose me, I'll be with you every step of the way.

I know you've put your heart into planning the most important day of your lives. And I'd be so honoured to capture it in my relaxed and thoughtful way - from those candid fleeting moments to your romantic intimate portraits and all the intricate details you carefully curated.

On your wedding day, you'll feel just like you're spending time with an old friend. With my heartfelt smile and calming presence, I’ll gently guide you, always ensuring that you feel comfortable in front of my camera and making you look your absolute best.

Receiving exquisite photos after your wedding is wonderful. But having a photographer you really connect with - that's what will guarantee you an extraordinary experience.




Wedding Sparrow

Amber & Muse


Vogue Italia

Love My Dress

Adoré Blog Mariage

Nikon Europe

Bridal Musings

Yahoo Style UK


Hey Wedding Lady


Pop Sugar

Tacari Weddings

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Condé Nast

Belle Lumière

You & Your Wedding

Weddings & Honeymoons

Belle Bridal

Living North

Country Wedding

Ox Weddings

The Filipino Expat

Digital Photographer

Wedding Style

About Cristina Ilao

Cristina Ilao London & Destination Wedding Photographer Profile Photo

Cristina Ilao is an award-winning destination wedding photographer renowned for her thoughtful approach and timeless imagery. Her work is regularly featured in distinguished online platforms and reputed international print publications.

Her passion for visual storytelling and exquisite curation, coupled with the genuine warmth of unmatched Filipino hospitality allow her to create an extraordinary experience for her discerning clients.

Before settling in England, Cristina lived as an expat for more than a decade. Traveling often and integrating into various foreign societies allowed her to develop a deep understanding of different cultures and specialise in capturing interracial and multicultural weddings.


Cristina Ilao | London Fine Art Wedding Photographer at Oia Santorini Greece


Experience being in front of my camera at one of my destinations. Get in touch for details of my availability.

late January 2023

Paris, France

February to April 2023

London, UK

late May 2023

Paris, France

mid to late June 2023

Normandy, France

mid to late July 2023

Paris, France

mid-August 2023

Grenoble & Provence, France

early September 2023

Tuscany, Italy

late September 2023

Provence, France


Close-up newly married couple portrait at an English garden wedding in Ardington House Oxfordshire England UK; Bride is wearing a white Chantilly lace A line long sleeves Claire Pettibone wedding dress, updo chignon classic hairstyle with half flower crown, groom is wearing a beige suit with a white dress shirt and a nneutral sand straw hat with grosgrain ribbon: Photo by Cristina Ilao

"You have given us the most amazing opportunity to relive our dream day and see aspects of it that we never even got to experience in the moment. I don't even know how to break down all the things that we loved about our photos!" - Ashlyn