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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

There’s something about getting out of New York City every once in a while to shoot a wedding. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE shooting in NYC. In fact it’s one of my favorite things. But every now and then taking on a wedding in NJ, CT or beyond really lends itself to new areas […]

Hello fabulous couples! I love providing tips that can help you in making some of the biggest decisions for your wedding day. I’ll cover all things wedding photography but from time to time I reach out to my friends who specialize in other categories … like what comes after your wedding day. Up this week […]

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