Photographing a wedding in the country at A Wedding in the Country

Jonathan Ment, Photographer - It is not unusual for couples planning a wedding in Upstate New York or the Catskills to find me, that’s what I do. I photograph weddings throughout NY state and beyond. I always feel it is a bit of an honor when I'm selected to capture these special days in photographs. … Continue reading Photographing a wedding in the country at A Wedding in the Country

Photographing an Ashokan Wedding with a View

I have photographed several weddings near the Ashokan Reservoir over the years, and attended at least one. It’s a beautiful part of Ulster County. Boiceville, Olivebridge, Shokan, West Shokan and Ashokan are among the hamlets that surround it and I think I’ve enjoyed this focal point from almost every angle.  Though man-made and at the … Continue reading Photographing an Ashokan Wedding with a View

Pies, Pies, Pies.

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.

Your Big Day Will Come

Recently I wrote a few words about photographing couples. The holidays, from Christmas to Valentine’s Day in particular, are what some consider “Engagement Season.” No doubt, you or someone you know is making plans to tie the knot in the new year, or maybe sooner. Then comes this sh*t storm of a global pandemic. I … Continue reading Your Big Day Will Come