Who we are and why you should trust us with your wedding photography.

MOTIONPIX is a Durban-based wedding photography business founded over 10 years ago by Helen Kudrya and Mark Marais. Both Helen and Mark have an extensive knowledge and skills to capture your special moments in a creative and unique way. Helen has taught photography at the Durban University of Technology and is currently studying towards her Master’s Degree in Photography.

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What we do

Over the past decade, we have offered photography, cinematic wedding films and movie production services at over 500 functions from all religious and cultural backgrounds.

For as long as we can remember, we have enjoyed witnessing the many colourful and meaningful wedding traditions undertaken by couples. Every couple has a love story that is completely unique which they embody in wonderfully different ways. As wedding photographers, we have the privilege of witnessing these important events and capturing them forever, ensuring that you will be able to show this once in a lifetime event to your children and grandchildren with pride.

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Why choose us?

  • We have worked at most of Durban wedding temples, mosques, churches and halls, including Amanzimtoti Civic Hall, Crescent Hall, Elangeni Hotel, Kendra Hall, Kharwastan Hall, Maharani Hotel, Mombai Dreams, MTSS Hall, NMJ Islamic Hall, Orient Hall, Reservoir Hills Islamic Hall, Sibaya Casino, South Coast Casino, Umgeni Temple to name a few.
  • We are familiar with the various cultures and religions that make up the South African community. This means we can capture these special events without causing a disruption or getting in the way.
  • We are just as skilled at capturing traditional events as we are at capturing modern ones. We frequently assist couples with more informal shoots including family and friends.
  • Having photographed over 500 weddings for Christian, Hindu and Muslim couples, we can help recommend suitable local sound, décor, and catering companies that you could be of a service to you.

If you have any questions about our qualifications and experience please feel free to contact us anytime.

  • Denise-Andrew Govender
    A very big thank you for making my wedding day super special, the extra effort and care that you guys put in your work is exceptional.
    Denise-Andrew Govender
  • Suzane Ester Yahushua
    Thank you Helen for the beautiful pictures you captured of me. May the Lord bless you abundantly, I am amazed at your word and most especially your heart. You truly are one in a million.
    Suzane Ester Yahushua
  • Michelle Van Rensburg
    Got our teaser pix from Motionpix and WOW you guys are great! Taking to completely unphotogenic people and giving us some AMAZING pics. Cant's wait to see the rest! Thank you for capturing our special day!!! Highly recommended for sure:)
    Michelle Van Rensburg
  • Avisha Lachman Reddy
    Thank u not only for an incredibly amazing experience but also for your time. You are truly an amazing photographer.
    Avisha Lachman Reddy
  • Chris Chetty
    Great experience with Helen... Motionpix is definitely a recommendation to those who, like my wife and I, want to relive their special day through beautiful photos.
    Chris Chetty
  • Vashnee Naicker
    Dear Helen and Mark. Thank you for my album and DVD. It is absolutely beautiful, stunning and gorgeous. I have no words to express how grateful and thankful I am to Motionpix. Your'll have captured every moment of our wedding so beautifully and exquisitely. Thank you once again for everything.
    Vashnee Naicker
  • Ravisha Pillay
    A huge thank you to Helen and Mark for the great work:) it was a pleasure working with you both. Looking forward to working with you again in a near future. Wish you well in everything that you do. Ravisha and Roopesh
    Ravisha Pillay