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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

The Mansion on Turner Hill // Ipswich Summer Wedding Jami & Sean have one of those fairy tale love stories – they met in 7th grade and have been together ever since. 16 years later they tied the knot at one at a venue that looked like it was located in Italy and not in […]

Ashworth By The Sea Wedding at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire Carrie & Diego’s wedding was a mix of beach meets Mexican fiesta meets Star Wars (in honor of their May 4th wedding date) meets extreme dance party and as different as all those themes are, they all came together to blend into the perfect […]

Wollam Gardens Wedding in Virginia

Majestic Elegance Punta Cana Destination Wedding Caity & Z did their destination wedding at the Majestic Elegance Resort in Punta Cana right. Four days of laughing on the beach, foam parties, late night cocktails, pool side hangs with epic floats, and all the tacos everyone’s heart desired. Plus it gave all off their New England […]

I have been to South Africa 6 times in the past year and each time while I am out on Safari I always think how epic it would be to photograph a wedding in the bush or even an engagement session. So this last time while I was out there, I put up a post […]

Alden Castle Boston Winter Wedding Planning a winter wedding in New England can be tricky since the weather is basically unpredictable until 24 hours before and even then conditions can change in an instant. Lauren & Colin were unbelievably lucky though that their winter wedding in Boston was sunny and 50 degrees. Six and a […]

When I first spoke with Jill about her wedding we Facetimed and talked about logistics, her vision, and then quickly that evolved into a conversation about our love for Home Goods to which she then proceeded to show me around her beautiful decorated home. Jill & Chris chose to get married in November at Dell […]

If you had told me when I was 21 that in 7 years I would have designed a life that involved me getting to travel the world, photograph kick ass couples on one of the happiest days of their lives, and that I would be teaching other photographers to do the same – I would […]

Wagon Hill Farm Engagement Session Sunrise engagement session require an early wake up call but they definitely provide the best light and some of the most stunning sunrises I have ever seen in my life and this morning was no exception. Wagon Hill Farm in Durham New Hampshire is an awesome spot for an engagement […]

New Hampshire Backyard Farm Wedding // L+W Fact #1: if you propose over a home-made continental breakfast with “will you marry me?” spelled out in food – the answer will be “Yes!” 100% of the time. Fact #2: Chances of “Yes!” being the answer increase 10,000% when the person who asked you to marry them […]