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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 […]

Wedding

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 […]

Wedding

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 […]

Wedding

April 14, 2022

Leanne and Bryce

Not only did I adore Alli and Tyler as a couple, but I absolutely loved and enjoyed their wedding day! This was not my first time at Wren’s Roost Wedding and Event Barn in Naples. I was so excited to be invited back, this venue never disappoints! Alli and Tyler’s outdoor ceremony was so elegant […]

Wedding

April 9, 2022

Alli and Tyler

This Seneca Lake wedding was one for the books! I cannot believe that I haven’t blogged this wedding yet because it truly was such an amazing day. Rob and Megan reached out just WEEKS before their wedding, typically I book weddings years in advance but I just happened to have their November date available. When […]

Wedding

March 12, 2021

Seneca Lake Wedding – The Best of Megan + Rob

Where do I even begin to brag about how much fun this session was?! Truly, It so much fun and I’m over the moon excited for their wedding this year at The Kester Homestead. As an outsider perspective, Olivia and Ben truly have such a contagious love! From the moments continuous laughter throughout our session […]

Engagement

March 11, 2021

Rochester Winter Engagement Session

Black and white photography: the epitome of elegance and romance. A black and white photo instantly adds dramatic beauty to any shot, and its pure authenticity has proven to be timeless over the years. Maybe this is what continually draws people in: the moody and mysterious allure that leaves you in a state of wonder […]

Elopements, Wedding

March 6, 2021

The Beauty of B+W – Elopement of Scott and Sam

So you’re getting married, and you don’t need an engagement session… ⁣Maybe you’ve been together for years and have plenty of photos already, or your family member is a photographer and has already done engagement photos for you. ⁣ ⁣The truth is, you don’t NEED engagement photos. However, doing a session with your photographer before […]

Engagement

February 26, 2021

Should you do an Engagement Session?

Winter weddings are one of my favorites to photograph, and of course to no surprise Cayla & Cameron’s wedding was just like a dream. This couple surrounded themselves with their closest of family and friends and had a small wedding in Rochester, NY. It simply doesn’t get much better than having snow on the day […]

Wedding

January 23, 2021

Cayla + Cameron’s Rochester Winter Wedding

#1 – Plan a Timeline with Your Photographer By coordinating with your photographer ahead of time and keeping them in the loop for the events of the day, they will have the time to prepare in advance and be ready to capture every special moment. I also suggest sending a copy of the timeline to […]

Wedding

January 21, 2021

5 Tips to Planning a Smooth Wedding

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