Melissa + Phil: Intimate Outdoor Wedding
Last month I had the absolute pleasure and honor of photographing Melissa & Phil's intimate wedding held at a friend's house near Doylestown, PA. I was one of only 11 guests there to witness their union.Melissa was a joy from day one. She is cheerful and spunky and we realized we had a commonality – cheese and Narberth. We b ...
October 14, 2009
Ashley + Kevin: a Not Engagement Session all over Philadelphia
Some go the traditional route of engagement then engagement session then wedding... No one ever said that was the way you had to do it!
You might remember Ashley from a modeling shoot earlier this summer. She came back for more but brought her main squeeze, Kevin with her for some not-yet-engaged engagement pictures. She and Kev ...
September 10, 2009
Jessica & Lou: wedding at Valley Forge Military Academy
I had the honor of photographing the truly beautiful wedding of Jessica and Lou at Valley Forge Military Academy. Lou had gone to Valley Forge but the couple had met about four years ago in Corpus Christi. The proposal happened in Cancun when Lou surprised Jessica after telling her that they were going to the Jersey shore.We met ...
August 12, 2009
Teaser: Child Portraits at Haverford College
Warning: absolutely stunning eyes (and eyelashes) ahead! You've been warned.Just a few teaser images from my shoot tonight with D…I'll do a full write-up once I get through them all, but I wanted to share just a few pics of this sweet (and active!) toddler from today's session at Haverford College.Enjoy!
July 6, 2009
Happy Fourth of July
Wave your little flags, watch the sky for fantastic colors, and eat yourself silly among friends and family!You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Fr ...
July 4, 2009
July Desktop Images
Every month I feature new images for download for you to use as your desktop background. Click to download it and see it at its huge size and resolution.I visited Valley Forge National Historical Park a few weeks ago on a scouting mission for a project. I went during "golden hour" and the place was list up beautifully. There's r ...
July 1, 2009
Erica + Tristan: A Secluded Wedding in Berkeley
I absolutely need to blog about Erica and Tristan's wedding! It was a stunning affair in Berkeley, California at the Brazil Room. I really love their color choice of chocolatey browns and vibrant reds and oranges. I shot alongside the talented FC Wong.I'll let the pictures mostly speak for themselves!The boys met up with the gir ...
June 27, 2009
Sunday Snapshots around Philadelphia
I had a friend in town last weekend and we definitely did the touristy Philly thing. Thankfully he showed up during the window of absolutely great weather and I was able to proudly show off where I grew up, some classic Center City Philadelphia spots, and some of my favorite places in the area.Here are a few images from our day in ...
June 11, 2009
Jenn + Matt: a Catholic Wedding in New Jersey
Last month I photographed a truly beautiful wedding. The couple was the stunning Jenn and dapper Matt. They had a lovely ceremony at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Merchantville, NJ. I loved that they had a bagpiper!After some serious getting lost looking for a park, we scrapped the idea and headed towards the aquarium for some ...
June 3, 2009
Sunday Snapshots at Penn Treaty Park
Just some lazy day snapshots from my perfect weather picnic brunch at Penn Treaty Park.The really nice breezes blow through my body and into my soul.~Astrid Alauda
May 31, 2009