Category: engagement

At the Edge of the World with You – A Rye Beach Sunset Engagement

Let’s dive straight into the epic love tale of Linda and Jim and their Sunset Engagement Session in Rye, NH. Forget about grand gestures or over-the-top extravaganza! This engagement session was all about feeling at home, authentically being yourselves …

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Lean on Me – NH Fall Engagement Session

Get ready to discover a gem of a spot – Wagon Hill Farm! It’s like the ultimate photoshoot playground that suits any mood – whether you’re up for a chill vibe, dressing to impress, or embracing the beauty of different seasons like summer, spring, winte …

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You’re My Pic(nic) – NH Summer Engagement Session

This Wagon Hill Engagement Session was the epitome of New Hampshire summertime. From start to finish, the engagement session was pure magic: fields of gorgeous flowers, classic, casual outfits, soft skies, the best lighting and a champagne picnic! It r …

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Falling For You – NH LGBTQ Engagement Session

The leaves had just begun to turn in New Hampshire as we explored the Albany Covered Bridge and the Lower Fall on the Kancamangus for this cozy LGBTQ engagement session. We were trying for sunset, but the perfectly moody clouds had a different idea. Th …

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Nubble Light Surprise Proposal – Maine Proposal Photos

Three things about a Nubble Light Surprise Proposal that are impossible to replicate:  The genuine shock of a surprise proposal when the one you love drops down on one knee and you realize what’s happening. The pure joy (and relief) that eman …

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A Sunset and a Stroll – NH LGBTQ engagement session

The joy was palpable and the light was magic in this LGBTQ engagement session. What more could you ask for in an engagement session? A champagne toast, of course! From beginning to end, every moment of this session was wrapped in the warmest feelings o …

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Southern NH Winter Engagement Session

‘Wear layers and maybe bring a blanket’ was my advice to this Southern NH Winter Engagement Session couple. Their response? “We love the cold!!” They also love the big charm of a small country town! We met at the Newfields boat launch, and then took ou …

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I have a proposal for you!

A NH Beach Proposal! Spoiler alert, she said yes! How awkward would it be if I posted these photos and she HADN’T said yes‽ It was an idyllic day. The sky and the ocean were to incredibly different, yet striking shades of blue. The warmth of the sun wo …

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It’s like rain, on your engagement session!

You know those dreary, misty, you never know what time of day it is because you never see the sun days? The kind where you just want to curl up on the couch? Well, they’re also perfect days for a cozy, romantic, Seacoast NH Engagement Session! We check …

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In all the years I’ve lived here, I’ve never done this before!

Stratham HIll Engagement Session

I’ve photographed many a time at Stratham Hill Park. I’ve lived on the seacoast for nearly 30 years. But this Stratham Hill Engagement Session was the first time I actually climbed the HILL part. So THERE’S that tower they’re always talking about. We p …

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