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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 […]

The Regatta Place // Newport Rhode Island Wedding If you asked me what I was going to be when I grew up, wedding photographer, or photographer in general was not on my radar. So if you told me on the day I graduated high school that almost ten years later, I would be capturing Kayla […]

In an age of online dating and swiping left/right in hopes of finding that special someone, its refreshing to find a success story in the mix of horror stories I hear from those around me. I first met Lauren last summer in a local cafe to sit down and chat about more details of her […]

The Barn At Silver Oaks Estate Maine Wedding // E+J Erica and Joe first met at a restaurant while she was working as a waitress and he was working as a bar tender – classic. A few years later, Joe proposed to Erica on top of Camelback Mountain while they were skiing. As soon as […]

Aldworth Manor Wedding // C+L I met Laura at a bridal show this year and we immediately bonded over a love of tacos, her gorgeous estate wedding venue located in the mountains, and the love of the color black. I remember reading her wedding questionnaire in the coming weeks before her and Craigs’ big day […]

If you told me that a wedding was going to have Game of Thrones vibes, with Dinosaurs, loads of green floral, and all in a back yard in Maine AND it was going to be DIY- I would not even know what to picture. However, somehow Chris & Dani pulled this off and it all […]

I absolutely love living on the seacoast of New England but even more so in the summer time. I am also fortunate enough to live about ten minutes from gorgeous places like Fort Stark – one of my favorite New Hampshire seacoast engagement session locations. From the fort, to the jetty, to the forest, and […]

Can you think back to the first time someone asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up? I remember it had to be sometime when I was in preschool or kindergarten and my answer was probably either a princess or Brittany Spears depending on my mood. Well little did I know, in […]

Boston Museum of Science Wedding // Jen & Steve Jen was bartending one night a week at a restaurant near Steve’s old house and the he used to frequently visit with his friends. She became friendly with their group of guys and after a while started to get a feeling that Steve may have had […]

Birchwood Vinyards Wedding I met Rico and Jillian for a consultation at a local coffee shop in Dover New Hampshire. When meeting with any couple who inquires with me, I like to get to know them: their story from the time they met to the time they knew each other was the one. Rico and […]

Hardy Farm – Fall Maine Wedding Brett and Sarah met while working together at Boston’s Children’s Hospital. A few years later he proposed during a weekend get away to the White Mountains – he even went the extra mile and hand painted a matryoshka doll (Ukrainian nesting doll) and had the ring inside! There wedding […]

Rye Beach New Hampshire Wedding // R+R I knew I had to be Rachel & Ryan’s wedding photographer right from the first email – it went something like… “Did I just find my photographer soulmate? I think so!!” I was hooked and determine to do whatever to be able to work with someone with that […]

The Red Barn At Out Look Farm Wedding If you don’t have as much fun or laugh as much as Kendra did on her wedding day – you’re doing it wrong. Kendra and Kevin met in high school and basically have been together ever since. Kevin’s calm demeanor balances Kendra’s fiery personality. Kevin decided to […]

Church Landing Mill Falls Wedding // Meredith, NH // R+C What I love most about being a wedding photographer is capturing candid moments throughout the day. When people view my photo’s, I want them to feel something – whether that is the love shared between my couples, joy as guests rage on the dance floor, […]

Dreams Riviera Maya Cancun Mexico Destination Wedding// A+S I was in Hawaii when I leapt out of my chair in excitement because Andrea had sent me an email asking if I would be interested in shooting her destination wedding in Mexico. I absolutely love Mexico – the people, the culture, the landscape, and least we […]

The Inn on Peak’s Island Wedding // Portland Maine When I met Katie we bonded over a mutual love of tacos accompanied with a margarita (or 3) and I knew from there we would get along just fabulously from there. I was so stoked when she chose me to photograph her September wedding at one […]

The Oaks Grandview Ballroom Wedding Somersworth NH // J+R Jake and Rachel met while working together as teachers in Franklin Middle School. Jake is a music teacher at the school and Rachel was swept off her feet by his kindness (and savvy guitar playing skills). Fast forward a few years later Jake took Rachel to […]

Gold Coast Aruba Destination Wedding // Stephanie + Enzo I met Stephanie and Enzo last year while attending the Wanderlust Workshop in Aruba put on by my fabulous blue-haired-unicorn-of-a-gem-travel-buddy, aka Laura. They helped coordinate and find the locations of the workshop where we would be shooting. The goal of the workshop was to get away […]

Hardy Farms // New Hampshire Summer Rustic Chich Barn Wedding Katelyn & Anthony contacted me early in 2016 to photograph their wedding at Hardy Farms and I was so excited that I was still available. The property is in Fryeburg Maine and has an amazing white rustic barn, beautiful white tent, and a gorgeous ceremony […]

Flag Hill Winery New Hampshire Wedding // R+J Being able to photograph someone’s wedding day is an honor that so many people have granted to me. I am literally with my couples for hours upon hours on one of the most important and intimate days of their lives which is why getting to know my […]

Church Landing at Mill Falls // Lake Winnipesaukee NH Wedding // J+M I met Melissa when she was a bridesmaid at one of my weddings back in 2015. Justin met Melissa at SNHU in 2012. They both started working at the university around the same time and shared a glass cubicle wall. They became friends […]