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Church Landing at Mill Falls NH Lake Wedding There is no doubt that October is the most popular month to get married in New England – the autumn leaves here are just amazing. Nicole and Mike chose to get married right at the end of October and peak foliage! Mill Falls is located right in […]

Fort Foster Beach, Maine Engagement Session I absolutely love photographing at Fort Foster Beach in Kittery Maine! It is on a cove in Maine and one of the only places where the sun actually sets behind the water in New England! I remember looking at the weather forecasted and calling Jonelle asking if she wanted […]

Salem Massachusetts Witch House Proposal Halloween is my favorite holiday so when Alexa messaged me that she wanted to set up a couples photo session in Salem Massachusetts – the capital of Halloween – and at the end of the session she wanted to propose to her girlfriend Melissa – I was all in! When […]

Maine Waterfall Engagement Session A hidden gem just 30 minutes south of Portland Maine is this trail with a short hike with a big reward – a waterfall! I was lucky enough to be shown this location by another photographer last year and I have absolutely fallen in love with it! It is so versatile […]

Lyman Estate Wedding Historical Wedding Venues are among some of my favorite wedding venues to photograph in and Lyman Estate which is only 30 minutes from Boston is no exception! It has a little bit of everything – a stunning greenhouse, a beautiful mansion with tons of wall paper, and gardens surrounding the property! It […]

Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate Boston Wedding I absolutely love photographing weddings at historic estates! And the Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate that is just 20 minutes south of Boston is one of my new favorites with their beautifully groomed gardens and lush interiors! It was even one of the filming locations used in the move Little […]

Wentworth By the Sea Portsmouth NH Wedding The team is based on the unity of goals, which motivate them to work together. If we accept decent wages as a basic factor that is not discussed, each employee in the team should also understand where the company is going, what tasks it sets for itself and […]

Maudslay Park Engagement Session

The next statement should come at no surprise to anyone: I love going on Safaris. It is a privilege to be able to explore these vast wild life reserves and to see the animals in their natural habitat. Being on Safari gives you  a sense of adventure and freedom unlike any other. It truly is my […]

Danversport Yacht Club Wedding When I think about Taylor & Ryan’s wedding one word comes to mind: Family. Everyone who attended their wedding can attest to what a strong bond of family and community Taylor and Ryan have around them – most of their guests were from Haverhill and most of their wedding party they […]

If you told me a month ago my first “tips and tricks” blog post I would be writing would be about a global pandemic – I would have doubted you… a lot. But here were are in such uncertain times where our new normal changes by the day. To all my couples who have had […]

The Barn On the Pemi Winter Wedding Do you know those super cheesy Hallmark Christmas movies where when it snows it just comes down so perfectly and everything looks magical? The kind of snow that is puffy and light? Well, Nikki and Brandon had that magic snow falling all around them on their wedding day. […]

Wequassett Resort Wedding Lizzy & Chris’s wedding at Wequasett Resort in Capecod was something out of a dream. It has taken me three weeks to write this blog post because it is hard to put into words and describe the beauty, the detail, the amazing people that made this day so very special. I asked […]

A Scottish Inspired Wedding In Newport Rhode Island When I first talked to Dana and Simon about their wedding day proclaimed “I hate bridal shit – I want my wedding to not have the typical wedding feel” And oh boy, did Dana deliver. They chose to host their wedding in their family home right on […]

Macworth Island Portland Maine Engagement Session If you’re looking for a woodsy engagement session location 15 minutes out side of Portland Maine – look no further an Macworth Island! With tons of trails, fields, and woods this place is simply stunning! So many places places to photograph! An added bonus with the beaches that are […]

Boston Common Engagement Session with other appearances by Acorn Street, a street that also has cobble stones but is not Acorn Street, and a sunset stroll along the Charles River <3

Mount Agamenticus Engagement Session I absolutely adore fall in New England and Mount Agamenticus in York Maine is one of my favorite locations in Maine for engagement photos because it not only delivers gorgeous mountain views but you can drive up it – which is a huge selling point when most of my couples spend […]

When I got the call from Brooke’s sister to capture George proposing to her at a parking garage, at night, in Concord New Hampshire – I was at first skeptical to say the least. But then she told me George was recreating the first date he took Brooke on – which ended with them dancing […]

Wentworth By The Sea Country Club Wedding // Lyndsey & Sam Wentworth by the Sea Country Club is one of the most sought after wedding venues on the New Hampshire Seacoast – especially during the summertime. The venue is right on the ocean and guests can enjoy the ocean breeze while dancing the night away […]

Fall in New England is magical and if you don’t believe me then you probably have not experienced it. I was stoked when Kristen & Bobby Chose Mac’s Apple in Londonderry New Hampshire as the location for their engagement session – I was even more stoked when they brought their dog Bentlee to join in […]

I remember the day I posted an Insta story about how I wish I could photograph a Halloween Wedding – just a few days later I received Katy’s inquiry and was over the moon stoked she chose me. For her engagement session we envisioned something woodsy and magical – and Hamilton House & Vaughan Woods […]

La Belle Winery Wedding // Amherst, New Hampshire Gill and Mike planned their wedding day the way I encourage all my couples to : do exactly what you want. They decided instead of having me come earlier to their getting ready location, they wanted me to stay for the duration of their reception to capture […]

Omni Mount Washington Historic Hotel Wedding in New Hampshire I first talked with Lindsey about photographing her wedding back in November when I was away in South Africa. When I told her where I was she said “I was just there a few weeks ago!” and it was that moment I knew I wanted to […]

As a former Marine Biologist, to say I was excited to photograph Michaila and Casey’s wedding at the New England Aquarium right in the heart of downtown Boston is a vast understatement. From having a bunch of hotels near by to get ready at, a beautiful ocean backdrop for your ceremony, penguins and tons of […]

Bedford Village Inn New Hampshire Fall Wedding