It was a super hot day in July and Melissa and I were worried about our bride and groom overheating, but John had just returned from a tour in Africa so he didn’t mind, even in full uniform. Lorraine caught a breeze by riding up to the first look on her famous pink vespa with a huge smile, veil and all!Read More
“And most of all, never ever lose that big personality.” Kim wiped away a tear as she finished reading Ben’s letter. A tear that she had fought back as she read page after page of him professing his love, loyalty, and respect for her. That single tear was the perfect symbol of this exciting, overwhelming moment as they prepared to say their marriage vows and unite their lives forever.Read More
As we stepped off the plane and walked onto the tarmac at ACK, I said to Patrick, "Pinch me." I couldn't believe we were actually in Nantucket. Just two weeks before I'd received an email from Jaime asking whether I'd consider traveling to the island to photograph their elopement. A quick peek at my calendar and I answered with a definite and enthusiastic, "YES!" If being asked to travel to a gorgeous location wasn't enough, they welcomed Patrick joining me to both second shoot the wedding and so that we could enjoy a few days together in what they described as "a magical place you should enjoy with someone you love." Seriously, that's what they said. Cue all the heart eyes for this romantic couple.Read More
As the door opened and their eyes met, his hands went immediately to his face and he doubled-over. Breathing hard and slightly shaking, guests couldn't tell whether he was alright. As she approached him and put her hand on his shoulder, he stood up with the broadest smile on his face, a tear in his eye, and told her she looked beautiful.Read More
Christina and Adam are that couple that just knew. They knew they were right for each other when they met and didn't look back. For some couples, each year in their relationship is a milestone. For Christina and Adam, the timeline was accelerated and each month marked an exciting new chapter.Read More
It wasn't what she had envisioned for her wedding. The dress, the venue, the ceremony...
When he'd proposed, they couldn't have known what was coming next. They'd hardly had time to celebrate when his father's diagnosis left them with little time and few options. Over the coming weeks, they planned and unplanned numerous weddings, each in response to his father's declining health and the time they understood to have left.Read More
I had the honor of shooting as the second photographer at Liz and Christian's beautiful wedding in downtown Frederick last weekend. Their unique art gallery venue in the historic district was the perfect backdrop for their intimate, tear-filled ceremony and fantastic dance party reception. Though the rain had us running in and out of the building all day, it didn't put a damper on Liz and Christian's great attitudes and excitement to get married.Read More