Hand-colored image of Easter Island moai
Digital tintype portraits of girl wearing ball gown and crown
Forest Hills baby portrait of family in downtown Forest Hills
Girl wearing tiara and coat with fur hood for an article on cold weather portrait tips
Couple on bed looking at dog for an article on indoor maternity photo shoot tips

Create Your Own Puzzle

Open puzzle box for an article on how to create your own puzzle

Happy Phase 2 to all of my fellow New Yorkers! It looks like we may have a bit farther to go before we get back to normal. So with quarantine continuing, it’s time to a take a new twist on the most basic of at-home entertainment activities – the puzzle. Why put together a puzzle […]

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Pandemic Portrait Session Details

Parents holding child in Forest Park for article on pandemic portrait session details

I am back in business!  For those of us living in New York City, it feels like there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel. Monday marks the beginning of Phase 2, and I’ll have all the details about what this means for your pandemic portrait session in today’s blog post.

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A Jamaica Christening at Temple El Shaddai

Pastor holding little girl up to the light during Jamaica christening

The perfect antidote to last week’s depressing blog post is a precious baby, no? This week I have all the details of little Olivia’s Jamaica christening at Temple El Shaddai. So let’s soak up the cute as we endure yet another week of quarantine.

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Covid-19 Wedding Planning: New Things to Consider

Couple hugging during ceremony for an article on Covid-19 wedding planning

What a surreal time we are living in right now. While I always want my blog to be a happy place where readers can find helpful information, I think we need to sit down for some straight talk about Covid-19 wedding planning. In today’s post, I’ll discuss a list of new things you need to […]

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A Great Neck Family Portrait Session

Two fathers watching little boy in swing during a Great Neck family portrait session

Want to know my trick for getting great family photos? It’s all about having a plan that includes backup, after backup, after backup, of activities. In today’s blog post, I will share with you photos from a recent Great Neck family portrait session and let you in on a little behind the scenes magic.

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Wedding Cost Cutting Tips

Bride and groom holding hands in front of lake for an article on wedding cost cutting tips

Just about every couple will be tightening their belts this year when it comes to their wedding budget. So in today’s blog post I have my best wedding cost cutting tips to help you say ‘I do’ in a fiscally fabulous manner.

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A Surprise Proposal on Central Park Lake

Three girls watching man propose to woman in boat at a surprise proposal on Central Park Lake

It feels like we have been stuck in quarantine for years. I don’t know about you all, but I am starting to suffer from just a bit of cabin fever. This has not been a week of bountiful productivity (though if you hop over to my Facebook page, you can check out all the crafting […]

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Maternity Photo Shoot Ideas

African American couple standing in Forest Park for an article on maternity photo shoot ideas

A classic maternity portrait focuses on the momma-to-be and her expanding waistline — but how much belly cupping can you do in one photo shoot?  If you are expecting creative photos, I have a full list of maternity photo shoot ideas in today’s blog post that will really deliver.

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Max & John’s Greenpoint Loft Wedding Photos

Greenpoint Loft wedding photos of two grooms kissing under gigantic floral altarpiece

Spring is happening now, right? I can’t see much from my apartment window, and since I have only left my abode at night for the grocery store, I couldn’t tell you. Anyway, since spring is supposed to be here, I thought we might celebrate by checking out Max and John’s fantastic Greenpoint Loft wedding photos. […]

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Little Penelope’s Greek Orthodox Baptism Photos

Greek orthodox baptisms are some of my favorite family events to photograph. In addition to taking place in stupendously beautiful churches, there is always an air of mystery to the service. Follow that with a helping of delicious food at the reception, and you can easily see why I say ‘yes’ to all Greek baptism […]

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