Special Requests?

I always ask couples ahead of time – any special requests? On the contract, there’s a space to add more, and the invitation to email or text or call ahead of the wedding. For James and Peter, there was only ever one. Cufflinks. No, not Peter helping James with the cufflinks like a boutonnière - … Continue reading Special Requests?

Reunion at the Raleigh & Large Group Portraits

The Raleigh Hotel and Resort ? Far from the Carolinas, folks, this is in Fallsburg, NY – still the  old 'Catskills,’ Sullivan County – probably part of what was once well known as the ‘Borscht Belt.’ Some still think of “Dirty Dancing” (would you believe I’ve never seen it all the way through?) others, these … Continue reading Reunion at the Raleigh & Large Group Portraits

Location, Location, Location II

A couple I’m working with planned their wedding at a pavilion by the water – I can relate, a few years back my wife wanted the same thing (we got married at that same pavilion by the water. There’s wedding photography to prove it.). For this great couple however, fate conspired against them. The town … Continue reading Location, Location, Location II

Home is where the heart is…

Remember #Love makes a #house a #home - Did you #GetEngaged ? Are you #GettingMarried ? #GettingMarried2018 ? Planning a #wedding ? Holding a holiday party? Need #weddingphotography? or any other kind of photography? Let's talk about affordable hourly rates and reasonable packages for events! In the meantime, enjoy this #Catskills #RustandDust or just plain 'rot.' I passed on today's #travels near #HunterMountain. Ah, the #lifeofaphotographer Thanks for reading. It would be truly great to hear … Continue reading Home is where the heart is…

Tradition!

Marriage is all about tradition, right? The notion of two people ‘joined together in holy matrimony’ references, I believe, an outmoded tradition that I’ve had the pleasure of photographing – the physical binding together of the couple. Surely ‘tie the knot,’ is a familiar expression. A popular wedding planning website, The Knot, is even named … Continue reading Tradition!