Royal wedding: Meghan and Harry choose photographer with royal ties

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With a little over one month to go before the big day, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are finalizing all the details of their Saturday, May 19, wedding.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen Alexi Lubomirski to take their wedding photos.

Alexi Lubomirski, 42, who photographed the pair for their engagement, will be at Windsor Castle next month to take the official wedding shots, Kensington Palace announced.

A fashion and celebrity photographer, Lubomirski spent four years working as Mario Testino's assistant.

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"I could not be more thrilled or honored to photograph this historic occasion", Lubomirski said in a statement.

At the time of the engagement photo shoot, Lubomirski said that it was "an vast privilege to be invited to share and be a witness to this young couple's love for each other". His official title is His Serene Highness Prince Alexi Lubomirski, though we'd imagine he'll allow his subjects at the nuptials to call him Alexi! He is descended from a powerful Polish family that received the hereditary title of prince of the Holy Roman Emperor in the 17th century. (Alexi Lubomirski/AAP) Lubomirski took Meghan and Harry's engagement photographs.

In the engagement photos, Markle, 36, wore a $75,000 black sheer gown by Ralph & Russo, while Harry, 33, donned a classic blue suit.

Mr Lubomirski, who was born in England but now lives in NY, was given his first camera aged 11 by his stepfather. Beyond taking images for magazine covers, he's worked with the likes of Beyoncé, Charlize Theron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Aniston and Julia Roberts.

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