Wedding Photography Blog

Naomi & Clay • Glen Iris Inn Wedding

Glen Iris Inn Wedding Oh, Naomi and Clay! These two incredible people brought their joyful souls to Letchworth Park for a Glen Iris Inn wedding and it was absolutely perfect. Their wedding was a mix of southern charm (they live in Virginia) and New York State gorgeousness (duh) and was such a beautiful affair. Mother…
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Weddings at Bristol Harbour • Christine & Osman

Weddings at Bristol Harbour Oh, how I love weddings at Bristol Harbour! The prettiest view in the Rochester area! Christine and Osman met on a business trip. At first they were just friends, but they knew deep down they were destined for more. Romantic dates and global adventures brought them even closer, and they tied…
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Arbor Loft Wedding • Alex & Art

Arbor Loft Wedding Alex and I met years ago when she was an event coordinator for a local venue, and I was so excited when she asked me to photograph her Arbor Loft wedding! It was so sweet to see how much she and Art make each other laugh, and how much fun they have…
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Cobblestone Creek Country Club Wedding • Kelly & Jonathon

Cobblestone Creek Country Club Wedding Kelly and Jonathon had been friends on social media for a while via mutual friends, and one day while scrolling Jon came across a lovely picture of Kelly and slid into her DMs like Mr. Steal Your Girl! After a few months of chatting, they were dating. Then Kelly moved…
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Cobblestone Wedding Barn • Meghan & Andre

Cobblestone Wedding Barn Andre and Meghan are some of the most positive, effervescent people I have ever met. That that light they have seems to follow them wherever they go, both literally and figuratively. Their first date included a romantic moonlit walk through a field of fireflies. André proposed in a bed of flowers adorned…
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Irondequoit Country Club Wedding • Chelsea & Andy

Irondequoit Country Club Wedding Oh, sweet, chill Chelsea and Andy! These two wonderful people met at Alfred and have grown together for about nine years. You can see it in the ease they have with each other. When we first met, I loved what they said their main priority was for the wedding day was:…
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Wintergarden Wedding • Cora & Josh

Wintergarden Wedding Oh my goodness I love my couples. These two are so giddily happy. Being around them is like standing in the sun. Cora is so bright-eyed and enthusiastic and Josh has a quick, dry wit but he's very genuine. This Wintergarden wedding full of absolute joy and love, and I'm so glad I…
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Strathallan Wedding • Tess & John

Strathallan Wedding Good things happen to those who... spin! A year or so ago, I was chatting with my spin instructor before class about a friend's wedding, and the instructor mentioned to the other riders that I'm a photographer. Tess's mom, Mary Ann, heard that and mentioned her daughter was looking for a photographer for…
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Finger lakes Engagement Photos • Maria & Cody

Finger Lakes Engagement Photos Maria and Cody are getting married up in the Thousand Islands next year so we wanted something a little different for their engagement. We decided to take advantage of the most beautiful scenery around for their Finger Lakes Engagement Photos and whoooo boy did the day turn out to be perfect!…
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Webster Arboretum Wedding • Joaneé & Charlie

Webster Arboretum Wedding Joaneé and Charlie's Webster Arboretum Wedding was simple but completely stunning! When we did their gorgeous engagement shoot last fall, they had some ideas about the wedding but nothing official yet. I am so thrilled they ended up at the arboretum with the very cool idea to get married in the center…
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Weddings at Belhurst Castle • Jayson & Kaylee

Weddings at Belhurst Castle The gentle souls. It's hard to describe the aura of kindness that surrounds Kaylee and Jayson. They were introduced by the sister of one of my lovely brides, Becki, from 2009. I can only imagine how excited she was to introduce them, because they are just the most natural pair. At…
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Geneva NY Wedding • Erin & Pat

Geneva NY Wedding Erin and Pat had the most perfect, beautiful day for their Geneva NY wedding! That feels fitting for such kind, laid back bride and groom. These two met through her cousin (who Pat initially thought was her boyfriend- he was super excited to find out they were not dating!) They bonded over…
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Heron Hill Wedding • Kaitlin & Matt

Heron Hill Wedding I had been waiting for Kaitlin and Matt's beautiful Heron Hill wedding for so long! These two met at triathlon camp... yep. They are both professional triathletes! When Matt's mom first told me that I was blown away. I have been a spectator for an age grouper at Ironman and it was…
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Skaneateles Country Club Wedding • Kristina & Luke

Skaneateles Country Club Wedding After Kristina met Luke through mutual friends, she embraced her inner pick-up artist and put the moves on him by pretending she had a facebook virus so she could message him... when her maid of honor mentioned that in the toast I laughed so hard. That feels like something I would've…
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Rochester Winter Wedding • Joy & Sanjay

Rochester Winter Wedding Oh, I love intimate weddings like this! Joy and Sanjay celebrated their love with a Rochester winter wedding that sparkled with beautiful details and holiday decor! It was such a treat to meet Joy in the bridal suite at the church as she and her sister prepared for the ceremony. With just…
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Bristol Harbour Wedding Photos • Alyssa & Phil

Bristol Harbour Wedding Photos Alyssa and Phil are such a wonderful team. Phil is gregarious, silly and enthusiastic, Alyssa is gentle, kind and seems so aware of the comfort of the people around her. Throughout the day, I noticed her innate attentiveness to others... it is easy to see why she and Phil are so…
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Marriott Syracuse Downtown Wedding • Lauren & Devon

Marriott Syracuse Downtown Wedding Lauren and Devon found me through my beloved Fayetteville crew- Kelly and Andy, Laura and Chris, Meghan and Pete and Meredith and Conor. I think by the time next year rolls around I'll have shot eight weddings within this group... I cannot even express how honored I am and how wonderful…
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Liz & Mike • Country Club of Rochester Wedding

Country Club of Rochester Wedding Liz and Mike met when Mike kindasorta crashed a wedding. Mike's best friend (Liz's cousin) told him to come to the reception... so he had an informal invite. But it's more fun to say he crashed it! He saw Liz, decided he was going to marry her on the spot,…
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Wingate Barn Wedding • Cass & Steve

Wingate Barn Wedding Cass and Steve's Wingate Barn wedding could not have been more perfect! The forecast included heavy storms and possible tornadoes, but it turned out to be a gorgeous summer day complete with puffy clouds and blue skies! I was so happy these two kind, genuine people could have the day of their…
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Artisan Works Wedding • Ann & Mike

Artisan Works Wedding Ann and Mike met many times before they became friends and were friends for some time before they started dating. The world kiiinda had to hit them over the head with the fact that they belonged together! They were in band together in high school, won a dance contest in gym class,…
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Onondaga Country Club Club Wedding • Meredith & Conor

Onondaga Country Club Wedding I've been waiting for this dayyyy! Meredith and Conor are so wonderful and it has been a long wait for our big day to finally arrive. Yes, I called it ours ha ha. Meredith was in Meghan's wedding last year and we had a super fun engagement last summer that entailed…
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Rochester Elopement • Sarah & Bart

Rochester Elopement Sarah and Bart's Rochester elopement at the Ellwanger Estate was such a dream! It was a beautiful, sunny afternoon that mirrored the fun, bubbly relationship Sarah and Bart have. There's something special about the intimacy of an elopement. It was just Sarah and I in the suite during preparations and I actually helped…
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Canandaigua Inn on the Lake Wedding • Theresa & Colin

Canandaigua Inn on the Lake Wedding Theresa and Colin met at a maritime focused school and have birthdays on the Fourth of July and Veteran's Day, and their Canandaigua Inn on the Lake Wedding was a perfect combination of nautical and patriotic details! I was so excited to finally meet these two a few days…
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Wedding Albums

I am excited to announce an upgrade to one of the wedding albums I offer! The coffee table style album now has lay flat pages which make it easier to hold and look at, and a LOT more fun to design! With a nearly non-existent gutter in the middle, it is easier to design across…
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Kate, Mike & Wes • Rochester Photographer

Rochester Photographer One of the most fun parts of being a Rochester photographer is seeing my couples' families grow. I photographed Kate and Mike's wedding almost four years ago and was so thrilled to see they were expecting via Kate's instagram. Her maternity style was oooon point! I headed out to Buffalo to meet their…
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Julie & Evan • Rochester Engagement Photography

Rochester Engagement Photography My favorite part of Julie and Evan's engagement shoot was all of it. I got to hang out with these two delightful souls, meet Julie's parents, meet Fred Jackson the pit-lab mix, learn about a future entry to urban dictionary (dixby), take some gorgeous pictures and finish it all up with a…
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Rochester Wedding Photographers 2015 Favorites

Rochester Wedding Photographers I love recapping the wedding season in winter, it is so cool to look back at all the fun that was had the previous year! Thank you to my wonderful couples... I am so grateful to have shared in your wedding day and captured your memories. I was lucky enough to bookend…
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Melissa, James and Autumn • Rochester Engagement Photographer

Melissa and James were married over the summer at Mill Creek Golf Club near Rochester, NY. It was a beautiful day full of smiles and laughter, but there was one important thing missing... a sweet little fluffball named Autumn! It had rained overnight and the decision was made to keep her at home because it…
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Meghan & Pete • Lodge at Welch Allyn Wedding

Lodge at Welch Allyn Wedding What can I even say about the Kleppers? I love this family so much! I photographed Laura's wedding this spring and last weekend shot Meghan's wedding as well. This family is so kind and sweet and genuine, it has been an honor to be part of their weddings! In this…
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Rochester Wedding Photographer • Liz & Dave

Rochester Wedding Photographer Liz and Dave's wedding was a pretty wild ride, I have to say! Things started out on a crazy note when Liz's mom's cat ate one of the diamond earrings Liz was going to wear (hope you guys have found it by now ha ha!) That didn't really phase Liz, she enjoyed…
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Rochester Winter Wedding Promotion!

Rochester Winter Wedding Sending a bit of love out to the winter brides and grooms with a great deal on winter wedding photography! For the next two weeks, anyone booking a Finger Lakes or Rochester winter wedding (dates from December 2015-March 2016) will receive $400 off their winter wedding photography package! It's no secret that…
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Janelle & Nate • Finger Lakes Wedding

Janelle and Nate knew each other in school and reconnected thanks to facebook (facebook *stalking*, if the maid of honor's toast is to be believed!) They were in New York City and New Mexico when they reconnected, thankfully Nate had to travel for work and they were able to meet up. That date turned into…
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