Tag: wedding

Maggie & Will: A Beautiful Backyard Barn Rustic Wedding

When Susan first contacted me for her daughter Rose’s romantic backyard tented NH wedding she mentioned in passing that she had 3 beautiful daughters.  After falling completely in love with their family, a little voice in the back of my head secretly h …

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LJ turns One! First Birthday Cake Smash – Manchester, NH

This post is a little bittersweet for me.  This wonderful family has been in my life for 4 years.  I’ve photographed their winter engagement session, their NH Summer wedding, an Exeter NH Maternity session, LJ’s newborn pictures, a Father’s day best fr …

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Rachael & Avner: A Lyman Estate Wedding

One of the best things I ever read on a pre-wedding survey was on Rachael & Avner’s answer to First Dance: “song will be Mahna Mahna from the muppet show” – – and it was SO COOL.  Their band, Klezwoods, was simply amazing and their rendition was pe …

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Ali & Zach: Albuquerque Embassy Suites Wedding!

If you oohed and aahed over their Sandia Crest Engagement Session just wait til you see their wedding pictures!  We travelled out to New Mexico for Zach & Ali’s wedding this past August.  I know, I know, New Mexico? In AUGUST? And yet, it was lovel …

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Amy & Vitaly: Married! A Sanborn Corners Wedding

Amy & Vitaly’s wedding is the very definition of KISS.  Keep it Simply Splendid!  This wonderful duo planned two weddings on two continents! The American version went off without a hitch and was full of simple, delicate, beautiful details …

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Pat & Chris: A Wentworth By the Sea Wedding

I’ve spoken of my love of karaoke before and shared family photos and newborn photos of some of the folks I’ve met through my time at sketchy dive bars, but this, is my first friends from karaoke wedding!!  I think Pat was one of the fir …

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Jenna & Andrew: A Newburyport Elopement

Jenna & Andrew decided to forgo the larger hoopla in favor of the most adorable elopement ever, complete with the star of the show, their goldendoodle Brady! I met up with Andrew (and Brady) in downtown Newburyport and grabbed a few shots of the tw …

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Declan: 15 Days Old! Strafford County Newborn Photography

First comes love – at a gorgeous Prescott Park Engagement Shoot … Then comes marriage – a stunning wedding at the Portsmouth Country Club Then come Tracey & Ryan with a baby carriage! Meeting Declan melted my heart.  These folks have become so de …

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Sara & Brian: Married! – Phillips Exeter Academy Church & Zorvino Winter Wedding

Sara & Brian are the very definition of bliss.  Sara and I went to school together from 7th grade on and as facebook goes, landed on each other’s friends lists. One night I’m sitting on one side of our local watering hole, poking on my phone, …

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Hilary & Branden: A Union Bluff Meeting House Wedding – York Beach, ME

Hilary & Branden are amazing.  Not just a little amazing – a lot amazing. They have the kind of love that makes you a little jealous, not matter how awesome your relationship is.  It’s just so perfect, as was every, single moment of their wedding d …

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I’m so happy to have you here on my blog! My hope is that by reading through my stories you’ll quickly come to realize that I LOVE what I do! It’s the stolen glances, the moments you didn’t think I’d see – but there they are, the kisses, snuggles and connections, and maybe even some added snark and an eye roll – whatever it may be, these are the things that make you, you! And the memories I want you to have forever.