Royal wedding: Meghan and Harry choose photographer with royal ties

Phillip Gillespie Royal Wedding preparations

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.

Pamela Anomneze Royal Wedding preparations
Anomneze has created a safe space for those with with mental health issues. | Isabel Infantes WPA Pool Getty Images

"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.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top LPGA Lotte Championship: Brooke Henderson wins to claim sixth tour victory
Apr 16, 2018 - 12:00
At 20 years old, Henderson is now two victories behind Sandra Post for the most ever by a Canadian on the LPGA tour. Pernilla Lindberg shot 70 in her first start since beating Park in an eight-hole playoff in the year's first major.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Barbara Bush, wife of ex-President George HW Bush, in 'failing health'
Apr 16, 2018 - 12:00
She first met her husband-to-be at the age of 16; she was a schoolgirl and he was a student at an elite preparatory school in MA . "I had very great relationships with the Bush family", former Colorado Governor Roy Romer told FOX31 on Sunday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Israel Offers 'Full Support' For US-Led Airstrikes On Syria
Apr 16, 2018 - 11:58
Iran's involvement in Syria in support of Assad has alarmed Israel, which has said it will counter any threat. Netanyahu made a statement after the strikes on the Prime Minister's Office's official Twitter account.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top UCL: Zinedine Zidane weighs in on penalty incident, Gianluigi Buffon's dismissal
Apr 16, 2018 - 11:56
In dramatic fashion, Real Madrid saved themselves from an embarrassing collapse - and probably saved Zinedine Zidane's job. The Spaniard was involved in a verbal exchange with Allegri near the final whistle after Ronaldo tucked his penalty away.

Indiana Pacers 98-80 Cleveland Cavaliers: 5 Talking Points
Apr 16, 2018 - 11:55
Thankfully for IN , they had Oladipo and company to mop up the mess. "I was down 3-1 in the Finals", James said after the game . The talking head shows Monday morning is going to have a field day with the outcome of Game 1 of the Cavs-Pacers series.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Syrian Refugee Praises Trump's 'Leadership and Bravery' in Strike
Apr 16, 2018 - 11:52
One site hit by the barrage of missiles was the Bazrah Research Center, a scientific research center on the outskirts of Damascus. She says the US was confident that they had "significantly degraded his ability to use chemical weapons ever again".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Militants Kill 11 Policemen in Western Afghanistan
Apr 15, 2018 - 01:08
Rahmani said the Taliban planted mines to stop reinforcements from coming to help the government forces fend off the attack. His claim could not be independently confirmed and the government did not immediately respond to it.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Chris Jericho Replaces Rusev in Greatest Royal Rumble Match vs. the Undertaker
Apr 15, 2018 - 01:07
Rusev entered WWE at a time where The Undertaker pretty much only did WrestleMania so the two of them haven't had any interaction. And if Rusev had won, I could see that finally being the catalyst for WWE to actually give Rusev a long overdue push.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Mother-Daughter Day: Kylie Jenner, Stormi Wear Matching Outfits For Midday Stroll
Apr 15, 2018 - 01:04
The reality star was actually on a posting spree while the Tristan Thompson cheating drama began to unfold. It appears to be just a mother-daughter outing as Stormi's dad, Travis Scott , was not present.

Conte slams first-half display but salutes Chelsea reaction
Apr 15, 2018 - 00:59
Southampton led the game with two goals scored by Dusan Tadic and Jan Bednarek . "It was a poor challenge, a really poor challenge", Hughes said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Syrians Come Out to the Streets to Back Gov't after US Attack
Apr 15, 2018 - 00:57
Meanwhile Rouhani warned the attack would lead to destruction in the Middle East, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the US and its allies had committed a "major crime " in Syria.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Threat of freezing rain, ice leads to changes for CNY prom
Apr 15, 2018 - 00:54
Risky winter driving conditions are expected on untreated roads Saturday and Sunday, worsened by fallen tree limbs. Gusty winds will also develop and combined with some accumulating ice can cause some downed trees and power lines.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Former House Speaker John Boehner Joins Board of Cannabis Company
Apr 14, 2018 - 21:33
Boehner has not seemed entirely comfortable with retirement but joining Acreage Holdings came as a surprise to many. After nine years of saying he was " unalterably opposed " to legalizing marijuana, he's changed his mind.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top South Africa's anti-apartheid heroine Winnie Mandela to be laid to rest
Apr 14, 2018 - 21:28
Campbell said Madikizela-Mandela always stood tall and venerated the anti-apartheid leader for not leaving her people in Soweto . On the eve of the funeral, Winnie Mandela's body was transferred from a funeral parlour to lie in state at her Soweto home.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Michigan Man Wins Million Mega Jackpot
Apr 14, 2018 - 21:28
They checked the numbers "at least 15 times", Wahl said, hugging and crying together over their good fortune, ABC 7 reported . Richard Wahl says he bought an easy pick ticket for the 533-million dollar jackpot in last month's drawing at a gas station.