Kenyan Female Wedding and Lifestyle Photographer


About Artist

Lola Leila is a Mombasa wedding and lifestyle photographer serving all of Kenya – from Diani Beach to Malindi - as well as the greater Masai Mara park and Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Lola Leila has a very clear and relaxed style when working as a wedding photographer in Kenya. She loves to capture sweet emotions between a couple, and always create special love story of your time together.She like to capture real and timeless moments, her lifestyle approach create a Fine Art photography that will never go out of fashion.

Lola Leila loves creating shining, charming and romantic photographs. She develop this style by using a high quality prime lenses with low aperture what create a shallow depth of field like in movies. She is also famous for capturing alluring bride and groom sunset wedding images, during the golden hour, that give her pictures a warm and beautiful shinines.

What keeps Lola Leila inspired as Kenyan Coast wedding photographer is flowers gardens and beautiful beaches, and she always incorporate the best of both in every wedding she photographs. She likes carefully decorated wedding venues, soft lighting and lots of colors! Capturing the exotic beauty and special location of every Kenyan wedding is what Lola Leila does best and what she really loves to do.


The foundation of any collaboration and friendship starts with trust. And trust comes with getting to know a person.

01 CAT LOVER - We have 2 adorable cats, who are huge trouble makers, but also the best companions ever.

02 BEACHES - If we’re not shooting or editing, we’re probably enjoying family time, anywhere around Diani Beach.

03 MARRIED LIFE - We’ve been dating less than a year, before getting married, 6 years ago. NEVER LOOK BACK.



Muslim & Arab Weddings

Indian & Sikh Weddings

Honeymoons & Anniversaries

Engagements & Love Stories


Some of Lola Leila’s favorite wedding locations in Kenyan Coast are Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort, Mombasa Fort Jesus Museum, and the Leopard Beach Resort. For the nature friendly bride and groom, the Vipingo Ridge Hotel and Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge, are a few of her favorite safari wedding venues. Though taking romantic portraits of a bride and groom are Lola Leila’s specialty, she also loves to capture the special details of weddings including decorations, the reception venue and the bridal party attire. Lola Leila spends time photographing the all important details of each wedding what help to tell the real story of a couple’s wedding day. She is enjoy to focus on the beautifully decorated wedding cake, the couple’s wedding rings, the table settings, floral arrangements, and the bride’s wedding dress. In addition, Lola Leila loves to photograph classic wedding traditions and enjoys documenting pre wedding events, such as the Mehndi Night or Nikkah. At the wedding reception, the cutting of the wedding cake, the first dance, the parents speeches, and the grand exit. Whether you are looking for a wedding photographer in Mombasa, Kenya or the neighboring countries, Lola Leila would love to work with you on your big day! We are excited to travel neighboring countries such as Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania for your East Africa wedding. Maiafreia Photography is also available for worldwide travel as a destination wedding photographer to capture marvellous weddings all around the world. Please contact her directly for more information.


Kenyan Wedding and Lifestyle Photographer

We was voted Top 10 Wedding Photographers in Kenya; we were noted for our soulful and artistic fine art portraits.