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Gulnara Studio

New York , NY
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LOCATION

333 Rector Place
New York, NY US 10280 (map)

PHONE

212-410-4870

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ABOUT US

With over twenty years of professional experience rooted in photojournalism, Gulnara’s background includes A-list celebrities, fashion and fine art. Her photographs from September 11,... Read more
With over twenty years of professional experience rooted in photojournalism, Gulnara’s background includes A-list celebrities, fashion and fine art. Her photographs from September 11, 2001 are widely published around the world and have received many prestigious awards, including winning First Prize in the World Press Photo and a nomination for the Pulitzer Prize by the Associated Press. Gulnara was also named "Photographer of the Year" by Interphoto competition.

Gulnara was a staff photojournalist and photoeditor at the Associated Press for over 9 years. Gulnara Studio is a highly regarded successful wedding photography studio in New York City that specializes in multi-cultural and destination weddings. Fee for an associate starts at $4000

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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Contemporary, Photojournalism, Portraiture
What do your packages include?
Albums, Digital Files, High Resolution Images, Prints
Do you have liability insurance?
Yes

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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
We were fortunate to have Gulnara Studio as the photographer for our destination wedding in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico and we could not be happier!! She is AMAZING as a photographer and the most wonderful person to work with – the day of the wedding she actually coordinated the events and was by my side keeping everything running smoothly. She was such a calming presence that day and I was so thankful to have her with us. The photos she did for us are so alive and full of special memories. I can recall the emotions of that day and how our guest felt and enjoyed themselves because of her photography. She anticipates the events in such a way that it enables her to capture the most specials of moments and recreate the essence of what that special day meant to you. I would recommend her to anyone that wants their wedding captured as a journey because her photography speaks to you. Gulnara is simply THE BEST!
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We were fortunate to have Gulnara Studio as the photographer for our destination wedding in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico and we could not be happier!! She is AMAZING as a photographer and the most wonderful person to work with – the day of the wedding she actually coordinated the events and was by my side keeping everything running smoothly. She was such a calming presence that day and I was so thankful to have her with us. The photos she did for us are so alive and full of special memories. I can recall the emotions of that day and how our guest felt and enjoyed themselves because of her photography. She anticipates the events in such a way that it enables her to capture the most specials of moments and recreate the essence of what that special day meant to you. I would recommend her to anyone that wants their wedding captured as a journey because her photography speaks to you. Gulnara is simply THE BEST! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
My experience with Gulnara was fantastic from day one. This was so important because I was planning my wedding, which was located in New York, all the way from California. My best friend, who is a wedding photographer as well referred me to Gulnara and I am so thrilled that she did! She is extremely professional and made the entire process so smooth. She also has a really amazing billing process that made it so easy to make payments online, something my husband and I truly appreciated. She also has a great way of sharing images in a very user friendly online gallery. I was able to order prints from her very easily and the quality was outstanding. The day of the wedding, Gulnara was also already familiar with the venue and strived to get us both the best setting for our personal and family photos. She really went above and beyond...and this included assisting me in making sure my bra was clipped into my dress and I know this is not that important to some ladies out there, but if she hadn't picked up on it, my cleavage wouldn't have looked as VAVOOM that day! ;) Thank you Gulnara. I plan on hiring you again and again!
My experience with Gulnara was fantastic from day one. This was so important because I was planning my wedding, which was Read more...
My experience with Gulnara was fantastic from day one. This was so important because I was planning my wedding, which was located in New York, all the way from California. My best friend, who is a wedding photographer as well referred me to Gulnara and I am so thrilled that she did! She is extremely professional and made the entire process so smooth. She also has a really amazing billing process that made it so easy to make payments online, something my husband and I truly appreciated. She also has a great way of sharing images in a very user friendly online gallery. I was able to order prints from her very easily and the quality was outstanding. The day of the wedding, Gulnara was also already familiar with the venue and strived to get us both the best setting for our personal and family photos. She really went above and beyond...and this included assisting me in making sure my bra was clipped into my dress and I know this is not that important to some ladies out there, but if she hadn't picked up on it, my cleavage wouldn't have looked as VAVOOM that day! ;) Thank you Gulnara. I plan on hiring you again and again! Read less
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nyindianwedding
Wedding:
9/24/2011
5.0/5.0
Gulnara was very professional and very creative. We had a busy two day wedding and she was able to keep up with the tight schedule and capture our whole wedding beautifully. The photos are amazing and she is very talented and very flexible. It was very fun having her has our photographer. I would highly recommend her. She has a lot of experience with Indian weddings as well which was a plus.
Gulnara was very professional and very creative. We had a busy two day wedding and she was able to keep up with the tight Read more...
Gulnara was very professional and very creative. We had a busy two day wedding and she was able to keep up with the tight schedule and capture our whole wedding beautifully. The photos are amazing and she is very talented and very flexible. It was very fun having her has our photographer. I would highly recommend her. She has a lot of experience with Indian weddings as well which was a plus. Read less
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Rebecca
Wedding:
9/4/2011
5.0/5.0
Gulnara is an absolutely fabulous and wonderful photographer! We had her come for our rehearsal dinner and wedding day and she and her assistant captured so many amazing shots! All throughout the day she helped us remain calm and stay on schedule - always important on a busy day like your wedding day. We were so grateful to have her and all of the amazing memories she captured - there's just so many to choose from it's been hard to pick out our favorites for our album! You should not hesitate in hiring her, she is worth every penny and more - you will not be disappointed!!!!
Gulnara is an absolutely fabulous and wonderful photographer! We had her come for our rehearsal dinner and wedding day and Read more...
Gulnara is an absolutely fabulous and wonderful photographer! We had her come for our rehearsal dinner and wedding day and she and her assistant captured so many amazing shots! All throughout the day she helped us remain calm and stay on schedule - always important on a busy day like your wedding day. We were so grateful to have her and all of the amazing memories she captured - there's just so many to choose from it's been hard to pick out our favorites for our album! You should not hesitate in hiring her, she is worth every penny and more - you will not be disappointed!!!! Read less
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very happy bride M
Wedding:
6/4/2011
5.0/5.0
Gulnara has a gift. Her photos capture the essence and emotion of the moment. We loved working with her and didn't even feel her there throughout the day. She is worth every penny!!!!
Gulnara has a gift. Her photos capture the essence and emotion of the moment. We loved working with her and didn't even Read more...
Gulnara has a gift. Her photos capture the essence and emotion of the moment. We loved working with her and didn't even feel her there throughout the day. She is worth every penny!!!! Read less
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yz
Wedding:
5/30/2011
5.0/5.0
Gulnara is a very skilled photographer and you will be completely wowed by her photos. As an added bonus she is also very professional and the perfect personality to have around on the day of your wedding. Very highly recommend.
Gulnara is a very skilled photographer and you will be completely wowed by her photos. As an added bonus she is also very Read more...
Gulnara is a very skilled photographer and you will be completely wowed by her photos. As an added bonus she is also very professional and the perfect personality to have around on the day of your wedding. Very highly recommend. Read less
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Cherry
Wedding:
3/19/2011
5.0/5.0
I found Gulnara through the "best of the knot" magazine, and she is "the best"! Upon meeting her she took the time to really get to know us as a couple instead of throwing a list of her fees as other photographers did. She is not a traditional photographer, rather she is a true artist. I have recommended her for my good friends' wedding and they were blown away as well. Her ability to connect with her clients on a personal level was unlike the other photographers we met. Book her ASAP!
I found Gulnara through the "best of the knot" magazine, and she is "the best"! Upon meeting her she took the time to Read more...
I found Gulnara through the "best of the knot" magazine, and she is "the best"! Upon meeting her she took the time to really get to know us as a couple instead of throwing a list of her fees as other photographers did. She is not a traditional photographer, rather she is a true artist. I have recommended her for my good friends' wedding and they were blown away as well. Her ability to connect with her clients on a personal level was unlike the other photographers we met. Book her ASAP! Read less
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Jbento2
Wedding:
10/9/2010
5.0/5.0
Gulnara is an amazing photographer with amazing vision. My pictures came out perfect! She is worth every penny!
Gulnara is an amazing photographer with amazing vision. My pictures came out perfect! She is worth every penny!
Gulnara is an amazing photographer with amazing vision. My pictures came out perfect! She is worth every penny! Read less
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Methionine
Wedding:
4/2/2010
5.0/5.0
I just can't say enough good things about Gulnara Studio.

Photography was always a top priority for us when planning our wedding. Yes, there are the flowers and the cake and the million other details you worry about - but as a bride 4 month after her wedding, I can absolutely assure you that I treasure my photos from Gulnara the most. As in, if there were ever a fire in my building, I am taking my husband and my photos from Gulnara on my way out. And that's because:

1. Gulnara's photos DOCUMENT. With a Pulitzer nomination under her belt, she's arguably the best documentary photographer around. In a sea of activities, among hundreds of people, Gulnara never missed a beat. Looking at the pictures, she must have been able to sense important moments before they actually happened. At the same time, I never once noticed her presence during the ceremony or the reception. She was invisible, yet incredibly focused. And she documented much more than just the events of the day. She documented also the subtlety in the stolen glances my husband and I exchanged amidst the crowd, the quiet tears of joy on our parents' eyes, a couple in the guests squeezing each other's hands during our ceremony, my grandmother with her usual happy smirk, my bridesmaids trying to touch up my makeup. And when I look at my pictures now, I am reminded not only of one of the most significant events of my life, but also of all the overwhelming emotions I felt that day, and the unmistakable joy and affection shone in my husband's eyes.

2. Gulnara's photos TRANSFORM. Face it, not every aspect of your wedding is going to look picture-perfect, no matter how hard you plan. My hundreds of cupcakes, for instance, were lovingly made by many of my friends, none of which were professional baker. They will always be the best cupcakes I have ever had, because of the memories I shared with my friends. But they all had different color, different sizes, and slightly different frosting :-). I didn't expect them to actually look good. Gulnara's photos of my cupcakes look better than professional bakery websites. And that's not the only example. Everything at my wedding looked better through her lenses. That's the power of photography - in Gulnara's experienced hands, it selects, and transforms.

3. Gulnara's photos are BEAUTIFUL. If I wanted photos that looked like they were shot in Auto-Mode all the time, I would have just handed a friend a digital camera. Gulnara's photos, however, showed an in-depth understanding of light, composition, color, etc. I have regularly read her blog for years, mesmerized by her photos of complete strangers. I look at her website for the same reason I go to Gallery and Exhibit - the experience of human emotions expressed in an art form. And to have her work now, of my wedding, is something I would always treasure.

4. Gulnara's photos are CREATIVE. Like all other brides obsessed with photography, I have spent countless days, months, years, looking at wedding photos on blogs, websites, magazines, etc. Because of that, very little surprises me anymore - I have most likely seen a similar shot elsewhere. But one of the things I respect most about Gulnara as an artist is that she continually experiments and she continually changes and she continually creates. You might have thought you saw her entire port-folio (which I probably did :-)), and yet when you receive your photos, you will still squeal with delight at something you hadn't expected.

I could talk forever about her photos, but there are photographers far more qualified than me who have discussed her work in details. What I will say is that she has given me and my husband a memory we will forever cherish, and a treasure we now share with our family and friends.

And as awesome of a photographer as Gulnara is, she's an even better person. She's as kind and beautiful as anybody you will ever meet. It is an honor to have been photographed by her. It's an even greater pleasure to have gotten to know her.
I just can't say enough good things about Gulnara Studio.

Photography was always a top priority for us when Read more...
I just can't say enough good things about Gulnara Studio.

Photography was always a top priority for us when planning our wedding. Yes, there are the flowers and the cake and the million other details you worry about - but as a bride 4 month after her wedding, I can absolutely assure you that I treasure my photos from Gulnara the most. As in, if there were ever a fire in my building, I am taking my husband and my photos from Gulnara on my way out. And that's because:

1. Gulnara's photos DOCUMENT. With a Pulitzer nomination under her belt, she's arguably the best documentary photographer around. In a sea of activities, among hundreds of people, Gulnara never missed a beat. Looking at the pictures, she must have been able to sense important moments before they actually happened. At the same time, I never once noticed her presence during the ceremony or the reception. She was invisible, yet incredibly focused. And she documented much more than just the events of the day. She documented also the subtlety in the stolen glances my husband and I exchanged amidst the crowd, the quiet tears of joy on our parents' eyes, a couple in the guests squeezing each other's hands during our ceremony, my grandmother with her usual happy smirk, my bridesmaids trying to touch up my makeup. And when I look at my pictures now, I am reminded not only of one of the most significant events of my life, but also of all the overwhelming emotions I felt that day, and the unmistakable joy and affection shone in my husband's eyes.

2. Gulnara's photos TRANSFORM. Face it, not every aspect of your wedding is going to look picture-perfect, no matter how hard you plan. My hundreds of cupcakes, for instance, were lovingly made by many of my friends, none of which were professional baker. They will always be the best cupcakes I have ever had, because of the memories I shared with my friends. But they all had different color, different sizes, and slightly different frosting :-). I didn't expect them to actually look good. Gulnara's photos of my cupcakes look better than professional bakery websites. And that's not the only example. Everything at my wedding looked better through her lenses. That's the power of photography - in Gulnara's experienced hands, it selects, and transforms.

3. Gulnara's photos are BEAUTIFUL. If I wanted photos that looked like they were shot in Auto-Mode all the time, I would have just handed a friend a digital camera. Gulnara's photos, however, showed an in-depth understanding of light, composition, color, etc. I have regularly read her blog for years, mesmerized by her photos of complete strangers. I look at her website for the same reason I go to Gallery and Exhibit - the experience of human emotions expressed in an art form. And to have her work now, of my wedding, is something I would always treasure.

4. Gulnara's photos are CREATIVE. Like all other brides obsessed with photography, I have spent countless days, months, years, looking at wedding photos on blogs, websites, magazines, etc. Because of that, very little surprises me anymore - I have most likely seen a similar shot elsewhere. But one of the things I respect most about Gulnara as an artist is that she continually experiments and she continually changes and she continually creates. You might have thought you saw her entire port-folio (which I probably did :-)), and yet when you receive your photos, you will still squeal with delight at something you hadn't expected.

I could talk forever about her photos, but there are photographers far more qualified than me who have discussed her work in details. What I will say is that she has given me and my husband a memory we will forever cherish, and a treasure we now share with our family and friends.

And as awesome of a photographer as Gulnara is, she's an even better person. She's as kind and beautiful as anybody you will ever meet. It is an honor to have been photographed by her. It's an even greater pleasure to have gotten to know her. Read less
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megermania
Wedding:
7/25/2009
5.0/5.0
Everything about Gulnara is wonderful! She is very professional without being stuffy and has an incredible eye.
Everything about Gulnara is wonderful! She is very professional without being stuffy and has an incredible eye.
Everything about Gulnara is wonderful! She is very professional without being stuffy and has an incredible eye. Read less
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Lori Beth
Wedding:
6/28/2008
5.0/5.0
Gulnara, was awesome! She is very creative, fun, nice,easy to work with. Maria, who works with Gulnara, is awesome too! They make a great team. One of my bridesmaids is looking into booking Gulnara as well! I highly recommend her service to anyone!
Gulnara, was awesome! She is very creative, fun, nice,easy to work with. Maria, who works with Gulnara, is awesome too! Read more...
Gulnara, was awesome! She is very creative, fun, nice,easy to work with. Maria, who works with Gulnara, is awesome too! They make a great team. One of my bridesmaids is looking into booking Gulnara as well! I highly recommend her service to anyone! Read less
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Ann
Wedding:
5/27/2007
5.0/5.0
Gulnara is a very professional photographer. Her quality of work is supberb. She captured our wedding day perfectly! She is easy going and fun to work with. I have already recommended her to various couples and all have loved her.
She is worth it!
Gulnara is a very professional photographer. Her quality of work is supberb. She captured our wedding day perfectly! She Read more...
Gulnara is a very professional photographer. Her quality of work is supberb. She captured our wedding day perfectly! She is easy going and fun to work with. I have already recommended her to various couples and all have loved her.
She is worth it! Read less
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Kathy
Wedding:
1/5/2008
5.0/5.0
We loved working with Gulnara Studio! We interviewed about 10 photographers over the phone (about twice that by e-mail) and Gulnara seemed to be the perfect choice for us. She even rearranged her plans to shoot us because she was so excited about our wedding.

The communication prior to the event was excellent, and expectations on both ends were perfectly clear.

Of course we were thrilled with the photos after all was said and done - just take a look at Gulnara's website to get an idea of her work! If you have something specific in mind - a beach wedding, a winter wedding, photos in Grand Central, photos of a wedding inside a small church - just ask Gulnara for examples. With her experience, she has shot so many different wedding styles, and she'll be able to show you her work in every possible situation.

There are cheaper photographers in New York City, and if our budget was a bit more strict we would have chosen another. As you shop around, you will quickly see that there are tiers of prices, and for most studios they correspond to quality and experience. When compared with her peers (other studios with comparable experience and product), Gulnara Studios' prices are right on target.

Photography is a very personal thing, and we are fortunate to have found someone who fit our needs perfectly. I'm positive that Gulnara is not right for every person, and that's true of every photographer... but definitely give her a call if you like her photos - she may be the one for you!
We loved working with Gulnara Studio! We interviewed about 10 photographers over the phone (about twice that by e-mail) Read more...
We loved working with Gulnara Studio! We interviewed about 10 photographers over the phone (about twice that by e-mail) and Gulnara seemed to be the perfect choice for us. She even rearranged her plans to shoot us because she was so excited about our wedding.

The communication prior to the event was excellent, and expectations on both ends were perfectly clear.

Of course we were thrilled with the photos after all was said and done - just take a look at Gulnara's website to get an idea of her work! If you have something specific in mind - a beach wedding, a winter wedding, photos in Grand Central, photos of a wedding inside a small church - just ask Gulnara for examples. With her experience, she has shot so many different wedding styles, and she'll be able to show you her work in every possible situation.

There are cheaper photographers in New York City, and if our budget was a bit more strict we would have chosen another. As you shop around, you will quickly see that there are tiers of prices, and for most studios they correspond to quality and experience. When compared with her peers (other studios with comparable experience and product), Gulnara Studios' prices are right on target.

Photography is a very personal thing, and we are fortunate to have found someone who fit our needs perfectly. I'm positive that Gulnara is not right for every person, and that's true of every photographer... but definitely give her a call if you like her photos - she may be the one for you! Read less
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Pascale
Wedding:
8/18/2007
5.0/5.0
She was one of the best vendors we used. I love Gulnara, her artistry is wonderful and is only matched by her professionalism. I actually think she needs to raise her rates! Everyone who viewed our slide show remarked how it was so beautiful and emotional. Those who weren't invited, stated that after seeing our photos they felt that they had been there. She really knows how to capture the moment.
She was one of the best vendors we used. I love Gulnara, her artistry is wonderful and is only matched by her Read more...
She was one of the best vendors we used. I love Gulnara, her artistry is wonderful and is only matched by her professionalism. I actually think she needs to raise her rates! Everyone who viewed our slide show remarked how it was so beautiful and emotional. Those who weren't invited, stated that after seeing our photos they felt that they had been there. She really knows how to capture the moment. Read less
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mrtandmrst
Wedding:
6/8/2008
5.0/5.0
The best VENDOR.................
The BEST I love her style she was amazing... I loved her so much I am booking her for an additional shoot and 2 wedding attendes want to book her as well
The best VENDOR.................
The BEST I love her style she was amazing... I loved her so much I am booking her for Read more...
The best VENDOR.................
The BEST I love her style she was amazing... I loved her so much I am booking her for an additional shoot and 2 wedding attendes want to book her as well Read less
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Jessica
Wedding:
2/16/2013
4.9/5.0
Gulnara was recommended to me by a friend. I met her for the initial consult and booked immediately based on the quality of her work that she showed me at the meeting. Although she is on the expensive side, you get what you pay for. Gulnara delivered HUNDREDS of beautiful photos of my engagement and wedding day. The most amazing part is she and her 2nd shot capture everything but you hardly even notice them there in the moment. Gulnara is very responsive to questions/e-mails, and takes the time to make you happy. She definitely goes out of her way to make you comfortable - whether its before, during and after your event. When it comes to the albums, Gulnara has several different layout and style options at different price points. She will suggest a layout with your photos and then work with you to design the albums to get them exactly how you want them (including airbrush, cropping, etc). She was very patient with my dozens of e-mails and very accommodating. I would recommend her to any friend or family member to capture their special day.
Gulnara was recommended to me by a friend. I met her for the initial consult and booked immediately based on the quality Read more...
Gulnara was recommended to me by a friend. I met her for the initial consult and booked immediately based on the quality of her work that she showed me at the meeting. Although she is on the expensive side, you get what you pay for. Gulnara delivered HUNDREDS of beautiful photos of my engagement and wedding day. The most amazing part is she and her 2nd shot capture everything but you hardly even notice them there in the moment. Gulnara is very responsive to questions/e-mails, and takes the time to make you happy. She definitely goes out of her way to make you comfortable - whether its before, during and after your event. When it comes to the albums, Gulnara has several different layout and style options at different price points. She will suggest a layout with your photos and then work with you to design the albums to get them exactly how you want them (including airbrush, cropping, etc). She was very patient with my dozens of e-mails and very accommodating. I would recommend her to any friend or family member to capture their special day. Read less
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snowak
Wedding:
10/1/2011
4.9/5.0
Gulnara was phenomenal in every way. She was responsive, attentive and professional, and she truly listened to what we wanted. Most importantly, she has given us the most incredible gift - beautifully shot images that capture our personalities and and forever preserve the pure excitement and joy that we felt on our big day.
Gulnara was phenomenal in every way. She was responsive, attentive and professional, and she truly listened to what we Read more...
Gulnara was phenomenal in every way. She was responsive, attentive and professional, and she truly listened to what we wanted. Most importantly, she has given us the most incredible gift - beautifully shot images that capture our personalities and and forever preserve the pure excitement and joy that we felt on our big day. Read less
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mhalvers
Wedding:
5/15/2009
4.9/5.0
Gulnara was fantastic. She took beautiful photos, and was so easy to work with!
Gulnara was fantastic. She took beautiful photos, and was so easy to work with!
Gulnara was fantastic. She took beautiful photos, and was so easy to work with! Read less
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susanbpierce
Wedding:
2/15/2009
4.9/5.0
It's clear from looking through her photos that Gulnara really loves her work. She is very professional but is still a lot of fun to work with, and she has a great personality that shows through her pictures. We hired her to do both engagement and wedding photos, and we couldn't be happier about them! Her turnaround time is super quick, and she's very easy to talk to and work with.

As for value for cost, it's really true with photographers that you get what you pay for. Gulnara has a great eye, and she's really talented with retouching photos (both corrections and artistic enhancements) and album layout.
It's clear from looking through her photos that Gulnara really loves her work. She is very professional but is still a lot Read more...
It's clear from looking through her photos that Gulnara really loves her work. She is very professional but is still a lot of fun to work with, and she has a great personality that shows through her pictures. We hired her to do both engagement and wedding photos, and we couldn't be happier about them! Her turnaround time is super quick, and she's very easy to talk to and work with.

As for value for cost, it's really true with photographers that you get what you pay for. Gulnara has a great eye, and she's really talented with retouching photos (both corrections and artistic enhancements) and album layout. Read less
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Abigail
Wedding:
6/7/2008
4.9/5.0
Gulnara was spectacular. She was easy to work with, took beautiful pictures and has been great at communicating any necessary information. Her photos are top quality, and the value for the price she charges is exceptional! Highly highly recommended
Gulnara was spectacular. She was easy to work with, took beautiful pictures and has been great at communicating any Read more...
Gulnara was spectacular. She was easy to work with, took beautiful pictures and has been great at communicating any necessary information. Her photos are top quality, and the value for the price she charges is exceptional! Highly highly recommended Read less
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Jessica
Wedding:
12/16/2012
4.8/5.0
Gulnara is one of a kind. She takes amazing pictures to capture the story of the day. And she is sweet and wonderful to work with.
Gulnara is one of a kind. She takes amazing pictures to capture the story of the day. And she is sweet and wonderful to Read more...
Gulnara is one of a kind. She takes amazing pictures to capture the story of the day. And she is sweet and wonderful to work with. Read less
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NYC Groom
Wedding:
7/30/2011
4.8/5.0
Gulnara was a superb wedding photographer who came highly recommended by a friend, and I pass on my recommendation to you. Because of her background in photographic journalism, Gulnara can work under any situation, venue, and crowd, and is not afraid of "difficult" weddings. She was attentive to every detail, responded to emails very quickly, was creative in her shots, and was always professional and friendly. Her excellent work speaks for itself. She captured moments perfectly and we are so pleased by our photos. Gulnara was unobtrusive but captured all the golden moments. We also hired a second photographer to capture additional shots, which was well worth it, since Gulnara can't be everywhere at once. (For instance, the assistant photographer took shots of our guests while Gulnara took shots of a private tea ceremony.)

I know weddings are very expensive, but as everyone will tell you, don't skimp out on photography—this is the one thing that you'll continually look back on to remember your magical day.
Gulnara was a superb wedding photographer who came highly recommended by a friend, and I pass on my recommendation to you. Read more...
Gulnara was a superb wedding photographer who came highly recommended by a friend, and I pass on my recommendation to you. Because of her background in photographic journalism, Gulnara can work under any situation, venue, and crowd, and is not afraid of "difficult" weddings. She was attentive to every detail, responded to emails very quickly, was creative in her shots, and was always professional and friendly. Her excellent work speaks for itself. She captured moments perfectly and we are so pleased by our photos. Gulnara was unobtrusive but captured all the golden moments. We also hired a second photographer to capture additional shots, which was well worth it, since Gulnara can't be everywhere at once. (For instance, the assistant photographer took shots of our guests while Gulnara took shots of a private tea ceremony.)

I know weddings are very expensive, but as everyone will tell you, don't skimp out on photography—this is the one thing that you'll continually look back on to remember your magical day. Read less
Services Used: Photography
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.4/5.0
Gulnara takes beautiful pictures and was an invaluable part of our wedding. The pictures speak for themselves. But beyond the technical and creative aspects of photography, Gulnara was a lot of fun and she knew how to go along with the moment without taking it over. As a professional with a journalism background, she was able to capture the moments as they were, without the staging or pretension that comes with other event photographers. That's not to say that she did not provide some "coaching." As a couple, we were not used to posing for the camera, but Gulnara just made it easy and fun for us. I highly recommend Gulnara and her team!
Gulnara takes beautiful pictures and was an invaluable part of our wedding. The pictures speak for themselves. But beyond Read more...
Gulnara takes beautiful pictures and was an invaluable part of our wedding. The pictures speak for themselves. But beyond the technical and creative aspects of photography, Gulnara was a lot of fun and she knew how to go along with the moment without taking it over. As a professional with a journalism background, she was able to capture the moments as they were, without the staging or pretension that comes with other event photographers. That's not to say that she did not provide some "coaching." As a couple, we were not used to posing for the camera, but Gulnara just made it easy and fun for us. I highly recommend Gulnara and her team! Read less
Services Used: Photography

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