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Nancy and Jeff’s Bear Mountain Inn Wedding

Groomsmen holding swords over the heads of bride and bridesmaids at a Bear Mountain Inn wedding

It’s October, and I bet you are starting to plan your Halloween costume. How about wearing your costume to a wedding?  Please meet Nancy and Jeff.  This anime-loving couple went the full ComicCon at their Bear Mountain Inn wedding, complete with guests dressed in costume.  I have all the details in today’s blog.

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Elopement Tips: 11 Do’s and Don’ts

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To ‘elope’ originally meant ‘to run away secretly with the intention of getting married, usually without parental consent.’ The definition today, however, has changed to mean simply a small wedding with a guest count of 30 people or less. If you are not planning a splashy wedding and instead want a more intimate ceremony, then […]

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Stephanie & Shane’s Gallow Green Wedding

Bride and groom kissing at a Gallow Green wedding

High atop the McKittrick Hotel, the site of the popular ‘Sleep No More’ play, sits the Gallow Green restaurant. It was here that Stephanie and Shane hosted a fabulous wedding full of love, laughter, friends, and family. Take a walk on the chic side with Stephanie and Shane — from the High Line Hotel where […]

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11 Details Your Wedding Photographer Needs to Know

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Everyone knows you need to tell your wedding photographer when to arrive for the ceremony, but did you know there are a number of smaller details that may affect your photos? In today’s blog, filled with photos from Stephanie and Shane’s rehearsal dinner at the Smith, I give you a list of the 11 details […]

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10 Wedding Officiant Tips: An Audience Perspective

Bride and groom saying vows for an article on wedding officiant tips

One of my most popular blogs is an article entitled, ‘How to Become a Wedding Officiant in NYC.’ With seven years of wedding photography under my belt, I thought I might share a few tips from my side of the aisle with all of you DIY officiants. So without further ‘I do,’ let’s count down […]

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A Brooklyn Historical Society Wedding

First dance at a Brooklyn Historical Society wedding

Love (and DIY Flowers) in Bloom Think you need a florist for your upcoming Brooklyn Historical Society wedding? Not so, says bride Sasha, whose crafting skills were in abundance at her beautiful wedding to Jonathan. Get all the details on their slow blooming love affair in today’s blog.

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A Brooklyn Rehearsal Dinner: Have Your Cake and Eat It Too

Bride and groom portraits before a Brooklyn rehearsal dinner

Don’t have time to schedule an engagement shoot? No problem! Do what Sasha and Jonathan did and schedule a mini portrait session right before your Brooklyn rehearsal dinner. Find out all the details in today’s blog.

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Coney Island Labor Day 2017

Kid doing a back flip at Coney Island

I originally was going to use this blog to show photos from another Forest Hills family portrait, but then I thought, nah, I would rather share some Coney Island street photography from my visit there on Labor Day.  Summer may be over, but I’m hanging on to the memories.

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