Couple snaps wedding photographs in a coffin
Weddings are a chance to show the world your love in a
totally unique way but one couple has taken their
individuality to the extreme.
Jenny Tay, 29, and Darren Cheng, 30, who both work as
undertakers and are preparing for their big day, say that the
concept of death is as important to them as ever, even
when it comes to saying â€˜I doâ€™.
Jenny, who is a Buddhist, told the Straits Times : â€œWhen
couples take wedding pictures, many of them think of
something significant and meaningful to them â€“ their
favourite cafe, the place where they first met. Both of us
are very passionate about our jobs, so I thought, why not?â€
The images were snapped in a park in Punggol, Singapore â€“
one of many unusual shoots to have been organised by
newly-married couples in recent times.
Jenny and her husband were keen for it to be â€œpretty and
whimsicalâ€ so they eschewed the idea of setting it in a
Darren has even written a childrenâ€™s book about death,
Where Did Grandpa Go, because it is part of life. The happy
couple got photographer Joel Lim on board, and he was
happy to be involved in the concept.
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