Why us?

We are keeping it real in the sea of the same. Started out of love for weddings in 2007.  We are a husband and wife team with some great people working with us. Laura started the first wedding planning company in Queenstown and Fredrik is the most awarded Wedding photographer in the area with a mention in the Top 10 Wedding photographers in the World. We work from a beautiful photography studio next to the airport and have our own passenger licensed cars. We are Qualmarked  and are part of Destination QT.

Fredrik at Heli Weddings
Head Photographer & Founder

Fredrik Larsson

Fredrik is the founder with his wife Laura and he is our lead photographer with over 100 awards for his work and recently recognised as in the World's Top 10 Wedding Photographers.
He is a former pro Freestyle World Cup skier and has been involved in everything from Freestyle BMX, white water kayaking and car racing.

Meagan at Heli Weddings
Lead Photographer & Planner

Meagan Wilken

Meagan is  our star photographer and she is also the first point of contact you will have here at Mountain Weddings. She will answer all your questions and make your day happen. Meagan is a kick ass Mountain biker and married to pro MTB rider Emmerson Wilken. She is spending most of her spare time in the outdoors mountainbiking, on her SUP or walking their puppy Lilo.

Laura at Heli Weddings
Wedding Planner & Founder

Laura Larsson

Laura started Heli Weddings with Fredrik in 2007. She is a master of wedding planning and has planned 100's of Small and Large Weddings & Events in New Zealand and London .


What we Have

Our Studio

This is our workspace and office. It is also home for UP Studios our commercial photography side. We rent out photography gear and shooting space for visiting photographers and movie productions. It is also a workshop for teaching photography. This is where we meet you before your wedding day and its available as a pretty special back up location for rainy days.


We have our own in-house luxury cars. We have a whole studio filled with gear and shoot with Canon R5's and R6's on our weddings. We are Qualmarked , the offical quality assurance organisation in NZ. We hold First aid certificates and Helicopter ground handling certificates. All our procedures are based on consistently  safe exclusive wedding experiences.

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