Loeb Boathouse Wedding in Central Park

Bride and groom portraits in Central Park

Can you believe 2017 is right around the corner? It seems like the year flew by in a flash, with a few very long months spent on the election. As a diversion from the political upheaval all around us, I present to you the details of Carolina and Erich’s Loeb Boathouse wedding in Central Park. This was a laid back, daytime wedding — and most notably — my last big wedding of the year in New York. (Next stop: Palm Beach for Rachelle and Brice’s wedding!) Let’s celebrate the calm together, shall we?

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Rehearsal Dinner Tips

Toast by father of the groom for an article on rehearsal dinner tips

If your wedding is coming up soon, you know that in addition to planning the big day you also have to plan the rehearsal dinner. What is it, how extravagant does it need to be, and most importantly, who pays for it? Find the answers in today’s blog, plus a few rehearsal dinner tips to make your event truly unique.

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How to Plan a Central Park Wedding, Perfectly

Bride and groom dancing at a Central Park wedding

On Friday I had the pleasure of photographing Nancy and Reggie’s beautiful wedding at the Cop Cot in Central Park. Their ceremony was a stellar example of how to get married in Central Park. While most people assume you can simply show up and get hitched anywhere in the park (you basically can), there are some tricks you need to know to before planning your Central Park wedding:

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How to Plan an International Wedding

Linden Terrace wedding ceremony in Fort Tryon Park

Talk about intimate: I had the pleasure of photographing Julie and Emeric’s Linden Terrace wedding in Fort Tryon Park last week. It was just the couple, the officiant, myself, and the wedding planner — that’s it. Coming all the way from Paris, their ceremony was the perfect example of how to get married in a foreign country. Thinking of saying your own vows in a far off land? Here are some tips on how to plan a destination wedding with ease, just like Julie and Emeric.

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Sarah and Dave’s Bathhouse Studios Wedding

First dance at Bathhouse Studios

In keeping with the fun spirit of their pre-wedding cocktail bash, Sarah and Dave had a blast at their Bathhouse Studios wedding on Saturday.  They transformed a space normally used as a professional photo studio into a dream wedding venue, complete with a perfectly lit dance floor.  Their wedding also introduced me to my new favorite hotel, The Roger, in midtown.  Get all the details here…

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Everything You Need to Know about Hotel Room Blocks

Photo of an East Village pre-wedding party for an article on how to book hotel blocks

I photographed a fantastic pre-wedding party at the East Village bar, Dream Baby, on Friday night. The bash was a wonderful way to say thank you to friends and family who had traveled from as far away as Australia to help celebrate Sarah and Dave’s upcoming nuptials. With so many out-of-town guests in one spot, I thought it might be a good time to address an issue that has been on the minds of my clients: how do you book hotel blocks for your wedding guests?

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You Light Up My Life: The Pros and Cons of a Candlelit Wedding

Atelier Roquette wedding photo

We’ve all dreamed about it: a romantic wedding lit only by soft candlelight.  But what’s the reality like?  Is it flame or fizzle, from your photographer’s point of view?  Find out what your photographer is really thinking about your candlelit ceremony with photos from Devin and Lindsay’s stunning Atelier Roquette wedding.

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Dayna & Tarrell’s Kew Gardens Wedding

Kew Gardens wedding photo

It was a perfect day on Thursday for a morning wedding in my home base of Kew Gardens, Queens. Surrounded by their dearest loved ones, Dayna and Tarrell took advantage of the beautiful weather to say their vows on the patio of Austin’s Ale House. Find out all the details!…

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Jill and Cesar’s India House Wedding Photos

Bridal portrait at an India House wedding

I’m still recovering from Jill and Cesar’s fun wedding on Saturday at the India House. Everyone had a great time celebrating with the couple, as evidenced by the enthusiasm on the dance floor. Here are the details:

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A Dream Wedding for Two Opera Lovers: Denise & Steve’s 632 on Hudson Wedding

632 on Hudson wedding photos by NYC wedding photojournalist, Kelly Williams

The love that was present at Denise and Steve’s rehearsal dinner was in full bloom at their 632 on Hudson wedding. It was a night that brought all of their favorite things together: opera, swing dancing, art deco style, and of course, each other.

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