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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In case you hadn’t noticed around here, it is peak season for engagement sessions! With that come a lot of questions from our brides and grooms, including one that I’ve never gone into depth about on the blog.

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Today I’m going to introduce you to Jeanne, owner of Bogath Weddings and Events.  She was the bride who, a few weeks before her wedding, sent me a detailed “Top Secret Order of Events” and I remember responding “You need to get into wedding planning.” It was the best timeline I had ever seen. I like to […]

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What to Wear for Your Fall Engagement Session Guest Post by Elaine Yu | Simply Chic Styling Lucky you, a fall engagement photo session. First off, congratulations on your upcoming wedding and congrats on picking the best time of the year to have your engagement photos taken. Strictly style speaking, that is! Fall offers countless wardrobe […]

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