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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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hey awesome people! You know I’ve always got your back when it comes to your wedding questions and this week’s is a gem. It’s funny how you’re sometimes thinking of a certain subject – in this case venues – and then BAM – you see an article on The Top Wedding Venues in NYC/18 Best […]

Yes, I am a laidback photographer who believes in providing photography that allows you to take deep breaths and get the most enjoyment out of your day. However, as laidback as I am I do believe in the power of focusing on the details … or better said, making sure your photographer does.     Wedding photographers […]

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