This is actually a really simple technique that can yield some of the most insane results depending on what you have to work with and the light sources around you.
One of the biggest hero's of this image though is the uplighting provided by the DJ. It created the blueish-purple on the door they're standing in front of, and also the reflections on the glass containers the candles are in.
There's a lot of DJ's and lighting companies that provide uplighting, but the ones responsible for this wedding were the guys at Eyecon Entertainment
Here's a GIF showing the "pre-photo" setup. It was a little later in the night and no one was sitting at tables anymore so I took the candles that were lined up down the center of the table and I put them in various places to get the look I was going for in cameraRead More