Jailyn and Justin found Jonathan Ment Photography and reached out like other couples looking for wedding photography. They had visited catskillsphotographer.com, looked at my portfolio and affordable rates, and knew we were a match. A few questions and a chat on the phone about their plans, then a review of my simple one-page contract, and … Continue reading Binghamton Area Wedding Photographer
It’s engagement season folks - and that means you’re getting married! Congratulations!! I guess there are two basic approaches: Nailing down the date shortly after somebody pops the question and somebody else says ‘I do.’ Loving the feeling of knowing it’s going to happen but not rushing to decide when. I’ve known couples that … Continue reading Save the Date
Years back when I was getting into the business of still photography, (after years as a videographer and graphic designer) I designed my first ‘brochure’ with the phrase “Any subject, anytime, anywhere.” I included several types of weddings, animals, wine bottles and a sunset. Much like the Ment Media Group as a whole, my photography … Continue reading Any Subject, Anytime, Anywhere
In March I photographed a 70th Birthday/Family Reunion but I won’t be sharing selections from that session here. Generally, Orthodox families are a bit private by nature, and I don’t get to share too many of those photos widely. Nonetheless, I’m glad to be chosen to capture those memories, and always feel incredibly welcome when … Continue reading Inspiration? Sometimes You Have to Search For It.
I think when folks hear ‘wedding photographer’ they don’t immediately think ‘family reunion’ photographer, but what is a wedding, but a gathering of friends and family. Each year I photograph a number of gatherings – of friends, of families and of friends and families (weddings) this year, that was more true than ever. Sometimes the … Continue reading Family Reunions