I haven’t shared about our albums in a while so today I thought I’d show you a little peek at the new album options that are available to Idalia Photography clients. Even though we include digital images with all of our wedding packages, the #1 product that we hope each client will choose to include in […]

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Wedding mornings can be pretty hectic sometimes. There is so much to do! You and your bridesmaids have to get your hair and makeup done, steam the bridesmaid dresses, make sure everyone is fed and hydrated, and of course, have a good time and keep calm! And in the middle of all the morning frenzy, […]

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If you’re a bride looking for NJ Bridal Shops, today’s post is sure to pique your curiosity. I have the pleasure of introducing you to Sara’s Bridal Boutique located in Branchburg, NJ. I recently connected with the brand new shop owner, Stacie, through our local Tuesdays Together group and went up to her bridal shop […]

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Summer is right around the corner and with that come lots of engagement sessions, yay! But also with that comes the dilemma of choosing between a sunset or sunrise shoot, and facing the fact that sometimes a sunrise shoot is best, so today I thought I’d share a few reasons why a sunrise shoot may […]

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Today I’m sharing my newest obsession with you all. I’ve always looooved calligraphy (I even took one of Laura Hooper’s classes in NYC once!) but sadly, I’m just not that great at it. I so love how elegant it is and how quickly calligraphy can make something look so classic and timeless. If I were […]

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I first discovered Rustic Drift, a boutique rental company, back in 2014 when one of our couples incorporated some of their beautiful rentals on their wedding day. Since then, I’ve admired their hand-built rustic and vintage rentals that are always a wonderful addition to any wedding day. Since I love introducing our couples to our favorite wedding vendors, […]

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NJ Brides, are you on Pinterest? If you answered “yes” to that question, I have an exciting resource to share with you today! As wedding photographers we always try to be a resource for our brides and help in any way we can. We always send referrals of recommend vendors when our brides ask for […]

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After posting our Best of 2016 First Looks yesterday, I thought it would be appropriate to finally address the topic of First Looks here on the blog. It’s a topic we get asked about a lot and I’ve actually never written about it so today I’m going to address the frequently asked, sometimes controversial topic of First Looks. […]

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When I blogged our Best of 2016 Wedding Day Details recently, I got a lot of questions about wedding day details. It seems that something all of our brides have in common is that they love pretty detail photos! And, if I’m being honest, photographing all the things that make your wedding unique is one of […]

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From the looks of our blog traffic stats from last week, you loved checking out our Best of 2016 Wedding Day Details post last week! It comes as no surprise, since every bride loves pretty things on her wedding day, right? Well, today I thought I’d share a little insight into one of my very […]

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The holiday season is upon us and it is a wonderful time to celebrate and spend time with family, friends and loved ones.  It’s also a great time to take a little break from wedding planning and celebrate being in love! To help you start this holiday season off right, here are 10 Holiday Date […]

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Well over three years ago, I wrote about my favorite NJ Engagement Photo Locations and the article quickly became the most visited page on our blog. Couples in NJ are constantly searching for a location to have their engagement photos taken and I love that this resource has been so useful for so many couples! Of course, choosing a […]

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