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Are you expecting? CONGRATS!! As a mother of two baby girls I know how exciting and precious this is. I have had the privilege of capturing some of life’s most beautiful moments, but one of my favorite things to photograph is pregnancy announcements. There is nothing quite like the excitement of announcing to the world […]


April 22, 2023

How to have the Perfect Pregnancy Announcement Photoshoot

boho couple sitting on the beach with their dog while holding a baby sonogram photo announcing their pregnancy

Beach engagement photoshoots are some of the most beautiful and romantic sessions. They are some of my favorite types of sessions. I have had the pleasure of photographing many couples there. The beach is a place that embodies freedom, relaxation, and beauty. The sound of waves crashing, the salty air, and the warm sand makes […]


April 19, 2023

How to Prepare for your Beach Engagement Photoshoot

engaged couple standing on a rock at the beach while fiance picks her up and kisses her

You want to hire a wedding photographer that meshes well with your personalities and supports your wedding vision. Your wedding day is one of the most important and memorable days of your relationship. It’s a day filled with love, laughter, and happiness, and one that you’ll cherish forever. You want to have a wedding day […]


April 8, 2023

5 Things to Look for When Hiring a Wedding Photographer

bride and groom standing in a field in rochester ny during their wedding portraits

If you are looking for a Rochester NY wedding venue that puts a premium on the great outdoors Cummings Nature Center should be at the top of your list. Cummings Nature Center allows you to have a fully customizable wedding. This outdoor space plenty of room to host your friends and family. The hundreds of […]


March 12, 2023

Intimate Rochester NY Wedding Venue at Cummings Nature Center

Cumming Nature Center Rochester NY Wedding Venue in the forest

Can I ask you a question? When is the last time you spent an entire day focusing on yourself and looking bomb AF?? If your answer is “awhile” – then there is no better reason than to schedule a boudoir session. Boudoir photoshoots give you unparalleled portraits and allow you to have a day of […]

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February 17, 2023

What is a Boudoir Session and Why Should You have one?

Boudoir session at Gallery 48 in Rochester NY

About Farmers Creekside Tavern in Rochester If you are looking for a historic wedding venue near Rochester, NY look no further! The Farmer’s Creekside Tavern was constructed in the 1820s. It was one of the first buildings in the city. This location has an extensive history, it has served as a hat factory as well […]


February 10, 2023

Farmers Creekside Tavern Wedding Venue in Rochester, NY

bride and groom kissing while the groom dipping her while her bridal party cheers in the background in downtown Rochester

Steph and Jake’s wedding here in Rochester NY was one for the books! Their wedding was hosted at the Pomona at Blue Barn, a rustic barn venue that sits on 110 acres of working farmland surrounded by lush green trees. There were so many details and elements to the day that reflected their relationship and […]


January 27, 2023

Romantic Rochester NY Wedding Hosted at Pomona at Blue Barn 

bride and groom kissing while their bridal party cheers around them

Golden hour is such a magical time of the day – this is the short period of time after sunrise and before sunset. As the sun rises or sets – golden hour comes, covering the entire world in a warm golden blanket of light. Golden hour helps to turn even the most dull backgrounds into […]


September 4, 2022

Why You Need Golden Hour Photos on Your Wedding Day

Having a wedding timeline is one of the most important elements to add to your wedding planning “To-Do” list. Wedding timelines are used to ensure that the day runs smoothly so that you don’t have to stress on the day of. A clear wedding timeline will eliminate confusion and scheduling conflicts, and it’ll keep everyone […]


August 12, 2022

How to Create Your Wedding Timeline | Rochester NY Wedding Photographer

bride and groom standing at the alter during their wedding at the arbor at the port in rochester ny

Well, they say rain on your wedding day is good luck! Leanne and Bryce had the most beautiful August wedding, despite the rain. These two had such a classic ceremony and reception, but they still added their own spin to things. I thought it was extremely creative to theme each table at the reception with […]


April 14, 2022

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