Ikem and Ojhi, a young couple from London, were on holiday in Florence when I met them for their engagement at Villa il Salviatino. This beautifully restored 15th-century villa, nestled on the hillside of Fiesole, offers breathtaking views of Florence and the Tuscan landscape. Each room, uniquely decorated, transports guests back to the splendor of Renaissance nobility. The vista of Florence from Villa il Salviatino is truly awe-inspiring. This Renaissance villa was transformed into a hotel a few years back, making it an even more spectacular sight with the dome of Brunelleschi and Giotto’s bell tower seemingly within arm's reach.The ambiance at Villa il Salviatino was splendid - elegant and welcoming, yet informal and friendly - perfect for an engagement session. It was a delight to spend an afternoon with the couple. The connection between us was palpable during the session. I wish I could have captured more of their moments, but the evening came too soon. As the sun began to set, the villa's magnificence seemed to glow. The golden rays hit the ancient stones, breathing life into the history etched into every crevice. The atmosphere gained a new layer of magic, making it an unforgettable backdrop for Ikem and Ojhi's engagement.The couple, basking in the romantic aura of the evening, seemed to resonate with the villa's timeless elegance. Their smiles echoed the warmth of the setting sun, their laughter a melody harmonizing with the evening's tranquility. The day ended, but the memories created in Villa il Salviatino will forever be imprinted in their hearts. The engagement session in Florence was a testament to their love, and I was honored to capture these precious moments. The elegance and warmth of the villa, the radiant joy of the couple, all made for an unforgettable experience. As I packed up my camera, I couldn't help but look forward to the next time I'd return to this magical place.As the day turned into night, the enchanting atmosphere at Villa il Salviatino took on a new dimension. The villa, under the soft glow of the moonlight, was a vision of timeless elegance. The stars twinkling above seemed to mirror the spark of love in Ikem and Ojhi's eyes. The couple held each other close, their silhouettes against the stunning backdrop of the moonlit villa was a sight to behold. Their shared laughter echoed through the serene night, adding a magical touch to the already enchanting atmosphere.Amidst this captivating environment, I continued to capture their engagement at Villa il Salviatino, each photograph telling a story of love, joy, and a shared dream. The couple's interaction with each other, their glances, and their smiles, everything was a testament to their deep bond and profound love. As the night grew deeper, it was time for us to part ways. With a heart full of the day's beautiful memories, I packed up my gear. The couple, hand in hand, walked back to the villa, their silhouettes merging with the warm light spilling from the windows. As I left Villa il Salviatino that night, I couldn't help but feel a sense of contentment. It was a day well spent, capturing love in its purest form, in a setting as timeless as love itself. The memory of Ikem and Ojhi's engagement, set against the backdrop of the magnificent villa, will forever be a cherished one, a beautiful narrative of love captured in time. Kind words from the couple: “We are so happy to have meet you it means the world to us what you have done. Your energy and heart is infectious. Thank you for coming and becoming part of something very special to us.”   Your Narrative blog will appear here, click preview to see it live.For any issues click here