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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 […]

Every wedding I shoot usually has an overriding feel to it. I would have to say that Lucy and Mike’s wedding celebration was one that was GIDDY. This was definitely a celebration of love and life. The couple and their families were just happy. It’s a great atmosphere to be in because it just makes […]

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. […]

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, […]

Summer weddings are always a lot of fun. When the sun is shining, it always makes people feel good, as long as they’re not melting. Dana and Edwin got super lucky as they had great cloud cover which provided refuge from the heat. It also gave me some great diffuse light to work with throughout […]

Ok, I’ll admit it, I love shooting outdoors. Give me a park or a graffiti wall and some nice, diffused lighting and I’m a happy lady. When my clients Dana and Edwin were game to shoot in a local area park, you might have heard me, no matter where you are, cheering with excitement. A […]

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