Spillian Wedding Photographer for Debra and Joe in Fleischmanns

There are hundreds of wedding venues in and around the Catskills. Some are big, some are small, each is different. There are barns and farms, catering halls and churches. There are lodges and restaurants. Weddings take place at resorts and rentals - like airbnbs or vrbos. They’re held at mansions and museums and mountaintops. Weddings … Continue reading Spillian Wedding Photographer for Debra and Joe in Fleischmanns

Photographing an AirBnB Elopement in the Catskills

When Kirsten reached out with questions about wedding photography in midsummer, she said she had a few special requests. She found Jonathan Ment Photography on Yelp, and had checked out some of my sample galleries at jonathanment.com Was it too late to book for 2021? Could I serve as a witness? Would I or could … Continue reading Photographing an AirBnB Elopement in the Catskills

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.