Photographing Summer Events at Olana and weddings and real estate and more…

When I am photographing a wedding, reunion or proposal people are the stars. Specifically, the bride and groom, the entire family or the fiancé to be. When I photograph a house, home or AirBnb, it is the structure. This summer, I had two separate opportunities to photograph events at Olana State Historic Site. In each … Continue reading Photographing Summer Events at Olana and weddings and real estate and more…

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

Portrait and Commercial Work

There’s always something brewing in the world of photographers looking to expand their markets, Lately, for some it’s called personal brand photography or “PBP.” Well, happy to report as always I’m not into fads - but I do handle commercial work. In addition to the event photography, wedding photography, reunion photography and such I’ve been … Continue reading Portrait and Commercial Work

Overdressed ? !

The first wedding I ever photographed overlooking the Hudson River and riding through the streets of the City of Hudson, found me beginning the day in a suit. Jacket was quickly shed, eventually the necktie. I’ve shot a few Hudson weddings, but I never went back in a suit. For years I’ve favored a simple … Continue reading Overdressed ? !