The Bachelorette Party

I’ve photographed weddings and engagement sessions, family reunions, and family portraits, profile photos for social media, and documentary evidence for legal proceedings. I’ve photographed real estate, restaurants, industrial products and bottles of wine. But up until recently, I’d not photographed a bachelorette party. But that wouldn’t stop this Catskills photographer… The bride-to-be’s sister found Jonathan … Continue reading The Bachelorette Party

Party of the Year?

I love some surprises. This was one of them. Months ago I booked a Friday afternoon family reunion for Labor Day weekend. Orthodox families will book me for the hours leading up to the Sabbath. Saturdays are off limits for them, and Sundays are often travel days – though sometimes we squeeze sessions right before … Continue reading Party of the Year?

Creature Feature Part 2 of 4

If you ever see an excavator in action, consider how similar to the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park the thing is. I think this rhinoceros is an attachment for one of those – beats me. But heck, see what I see? Thanks for taking a look. You can also find, follow & like Jonathan Ment Photography on Facebook … Continue reading Creature Feature Part 2 of 4

Creature Feature Part 1 of 4

One afternoon walking past a construction site, I happened upon a series of creatures. We’ll keep this short and sweet – today, my featured and favorite creature – the beagle. Snoopy-esque. I also see a camera. (This was snapped on a cell phone) Some days I head out on a photo walk looking for inspiration. … Continue reading Creature Feature Part 1 of 4

Special Events for the Wedding?

  alternate title... Catching up with a Couple From Years Back I’ve long said that everyone and each couple is one-of-a-kind. It’s why my approach to wedding photography is more ‘journalistic,’ not cookie cutter or factory. Of course, so many wedding guests are used to posing in the style of a police line-up it’s hard … Continue reading Special Events for the Wedding?