I have been to many places where three out of four visitors are swinging a camera or perhaps at least a camera phone. Everyone wants to capture their own memories, whether the weather is perfect or not, the angle just right, or the crowd cooperative. Niagara Falls It’s understandable. After all, they are your memories. … Continue reading Photography for a small wedding – Jonathan Ment Photography
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Tracy and Brian’s intimate fall wedding was booked on short notice, really it was a civil ceremony with flair, officiated by Judge Noreen Valcich from the village of Tannersville. As with other intimate wedding celebrations, as photographer I found myself right in the middle of what was essentially a loving recommitment ceremony. The smaller the … Continue reading Love in the Mountains Witness This
There’s a café/general store in Windham, NY – known for its fabulous pies, because they say so. They also boast of cider doughnuts and fudge – both are fabulous. Their pies are around $24. I guess. They’re not my favorite. BUT this isn’t about them. I photographed a wedding in East Durham recently where the … Continue reading Pies, Pies, Pies.
For several months, okay maybe a year or so, I’ve been trying to get my lady Renee to take part of a day and visit Frederic Church’s Olana (https://www.olana.org/plan-your-visit/) overlooking the Catskill Mountains and the Hudson River Valley. As a photographer, I can appreciate the views so many painters painted before me. As a resident … Continue reading Inspiring Me, Inspiring You