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I know that I work with some of the best people and these two I’m about to introduce you to are no exception. I never miss a shoot. Ever. I’ve walked to a shoot with a fracture in my foot and also shot in a torrential downpour. But this time, I ate bad food or […]

I don’t think this post could come at a more perfect time. While I’m proud of every couple I work with and the beautiful images created, this post is needed right now. Being able to show black love right now is one of the best things I can do. My work focuses on inclusion, diversity […]

We’re in very different times right now. 2020 feels like the longest year ever. It is also turning out to be one of the most instructive years. I’m always someone that focuses on inclusivity, diversity and equal representation. I don’t know how else to operate. Perhaps it is because I’m a black woman and don’t […]

Two of my favorite things are weddings and wine. I don’t partake in those things at the same time. Especially since I value my clients and their time. However, when I got the opportunity to shoot an engagement party at a winery my two worlds came together in such an extraordinary way. Luv and Amisha […]

I know, I get it. Right now believing anything will come back can feel foolish. But it will. Things will LOOK different. They will also FEEL different. But weddings will be back. Here’s why. LOVE’S NOT CANCELED As the popular hashtag goes #LOVESNOTCANCELED. I think as we navigate these unchartered waters, one thing is clear. […]

There is nothing quite as glorious as fall colors. It’s the time of year when nature is in its full glory. And I love shooting during this time. Enter Anuj and Ankitha. Once again, Prospect Park served as the backdrop for this shoot. I love when couples come to their shoots with ideas, and even […]

Full disclosure, I love shooting weddings in parks and outdoor settings. I LOVE IT. There is nothing quite like being outside and capturing a wedding against a beautiful backdrop. Enter Jenny and Simon. Enter Prospect Park. I was excited when they told me their plan of tying the knot in Prospect Park. I mean how […]

I took a short hiatus from blogging but I’m baaacccck. This crazy time we’re in has me looking back and appreciating all the wonderful couples I get the chance to work with on a regular basis. What better time to catch up on all of the wonderful weddings from last year than right now. Sally […]

The couples that I normally work with want their wedding albums to be memorable. Who can blame them? The photos that are taken on your wedding day should stand the test of time, and bring nothing but smiles. Here are 7 great ways to amp up your posing game so your wedding albums have a […]

August was certainly a busy month for me, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. This was my second wedding of the month and it was an absolute joy. I vibe well with brides like Narah who value photography and know exactly what they want. When I tell you this bride was on point, […]

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