The day of his bar mitzvah, at 13 years old, the jewish boy becomes part of the community. From this special day, he wears tefilin, black boxes with parchments inside. For the jewish girl, this moment takes place at 12 and is marked by the ceremony of the bat mitzvah.
There are so many great spots in Israel to celebrate a bar mitzvah, to gather the whole family and to organize a party ! Here is a selection of bar mitzvah pictures realized in some great synagogues of Jerusalem or at the Kotel.
The light of Jerusalem is not only special, it is unique !
As a bar mitzvah photographer, I try to capture the special moments and the emotion of this significant milestone for a young jew and his family. Shooting in Jerusalem is always a privilege !
For sure, bar mitzvah are not only ceremonies… Photographing bar mitzvah parties allows to catch so many emotional moments : the bar mitzvah singing, the delight of parents, the true joy of friends.
Here are some examples of bat mitzvah shootings in some of the nicest Jerusalem gardens.
The beauty of Jerusalem synagogues, and always a light so special…
Photographer in Jerusalem… photographer everywhere… here are some pictures realized in London and in Paris.
One thing is sure: a Bar Mitzvah at the Kotel will always remain a special moment!