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Samuel – Lifestyle Newborn Session

Syracuse, New York One of my favorite things about maternity and newborn sessions is that I often get to follow my clients through multiple seasons of life.  I first photographed Nick and Amanda two years ago when their son, Johnny, was born.  Today I’m sharing newborn photos of their second little boy who just arrived […]

Lifestyle Newborn Session

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Andrew & Natasha – Married!

Geneva, New York Today’s wedding features stunning details, a gorgeous couple, and one of my favorite venues to date!  Andrew and Natasha tied the knot at the end of March and their wedding was just so much FUN! I’ve known Andrew for 11 years now.  We met one of the first few weeks of college […]

Wedding

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Jessica & Daniel – Married!

Syracuse, New York The 2019 wedding season has officially begun!  Jessica and Daniel got married almost two weeks ago and we were honored to be a part of their big day!  Jess and Dan incorporated so many wonderfully unique elements into their day that I hardly know where to begin! Caleb and I arrived at […]

Wedding

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Jillian & Ross – Maternity Session

Fayetteville, New York One of my favorite parts of this job is that I get to meet so many new people!  It’s amazing to me, especially as an introverted person, that I can start a session having never met my clients and leave feeling like I’ve made a friend.  This was definitely the case with […]

Maternity Session, Photography

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Hayden – Lifestyle Newborn Session

Syracuse, New York Today I’m sharing the sweetest newborn session welcoming baby Hayden!  This session features sisters, baby cuddles, and the tiniest baby toes.  Basically, it’s going to be adorable! Ashley and Chris welcomed baby Hayden at the end of February.  Now, when I go to do a lifestyle newborn session I’m never sure what […]

Family Session, Lifestyle Newborn Session

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Aderohunmu Family Session

Syracuse, New York Despite the cold and snowy weather we’ve been having, I’m really feeling like spring is in the air!  Part of that is probably due to the fact that photography season has finally begun for me!  I kicked off this season with the Aderohunmu family this weekend doing family photos and celebrating their […]

Family Session

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What is Golden Hour?

When I first got started doing photography, I thought there was only one type of light.  There was light and there was dark and that was it.  I couldn’t have been more wrong!  Over the years, I’ve had the chance to work with and study the effects of different types of light in my images […]

Photography Tips and Tricks

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Why You Should Invest in a Professional Wedding Photographer

Today I’m introducing a new blog series all about weddings!  My hope is that these posts will answer some of your most asked wedding questions and be a great resource for my brides.  Today I’m starting with a pretty basic, but very important question. “Everyone has a nice camera nowadays… Why should I invest in […]

For Brides, Wedding

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Rebecca & David | Winter Wedding at Orchard Vali Golf Club

Lafayette, New York Rebecca and David tied the knot two weeks ago with a beautiful winter wedding at the Orchard Vali Golf Club.  It was hard for me to decide what to write about this wedding because I truly enjoyed all of it! Let’s start with the details.  I always love details because they make […]

Wedding

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Bethany & Brian | Intimate Fall Wedding at the Skyline Lodge

Fabius, New York Bethany and Brian tied the knot two weeks ago!  Their intimate fall wedding at the Skyline Lodge was filled with so much joy that even the wind and rain couldn’t dampen their spirits!  There were so many genuine and touching moments during this wedding that I barely know where to start! At […]

Wedding

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