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April 7, 2024

Grant and Sabrina’s love story began in NYC when Grant asked for Sabrina’s number. Their first date at the Highline and Vessel highlighted their instant connection. They enjoy pad thai and city walks, showcasing their special bond.

During a winter forest couples session, their effortless chemistry shone. With roses matching Sabrina’s dress and a nighttime picnic, the shoot was unforgettable. Celebrate the captivating love of Grant and Sabrina.

April 7, 2024

Alex and Rebecca’s love story began as coworkers at Penstock Coffee Roasters. They quickly became inseparable, sharing favorite memories like a rainy park date.

Their intimate summer wedding at Princeton University was magical. A church ceremony at Stone Hill Church with their closest family and friends, a first “touch” moment, and stunning portraits captured their special day.

Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Parlitsis!

April 7, 2024

Briana and Pat Pryor’s wedding was a truly special day. Briana’s calm energy and stunning beauty shone through, captivating everyone. Her loving and supportive family, including her many bridesmaid sisters, added to the joyous celebration.

Their Roman Catholic Church wedding at St. James the Less was intimate and heartfelt, shared with close family and friends. The reception at Pierre’s in South Brunswick capped off an amazing day.

Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Pryor!

April 7, 2024

Great Sand Dunes National Park, Alamosa I feel healed in nature. Free. In wonder. The most beautiful golden sunset on the Great Sand Dunes in Colorado filled my soul. Adventure. Vastness. Space. I feel closer to God in nature. What beauty He created. I have been coming to these dunes for years now. Every time […]

April 7, 2024

Debbie and Cameron met playing Valorant in 2021 and quickly hit it off over Discord chats. They met for KBBQ in LA and had their first date making tacos at Cameron’s place, sharing a sweet moment cutting onions together.

They love playing Valorant, with Cameron in awe of Debbie’s skills. Debbie’s bubbly personality and Cameron’s dramatic food reactions keep their relationship fun.

Their lake bed elopement in Las Vegas was magical, with a whimsical, moody vibe that was perfect for their special day!

January 23, 2024

Dani + Jon are such a dream, we did their couple session at South Valley Park, Colorado. Dani moved from New Jersey to Colorado to live with her love, Jon. They’ve been building their new life together in this gorgeous state. We had so much fun exploring South Valley Park together in Littleton. There were […]

January 11, 2024

Humira and Lionel’s Nikkah Islamic wedding was a deeply special day. They exchanged vows at a beautiful mosque adorned with Holy Qur’an writings.

The Nikkah ceremony, filled with religious significance, included the signing of the marriage contract and heartfelt “I do’s.” The Imam spoke about the sacred bond of marriage, highlighting “موده” or “mowada,” the unique bond between husband and wife.

Surrounded by loving family and friends, the ceremony was a memorable celebration of their union!

January 11, 2024

I captured Mo and Sara’s Islamic Marriage Ceremony, their Katb Ketab. Their love story is pure and fairytale-like. Despite heavy rain, they remained focused and at peace, surrounded by close friends and family.

They later celebrated with another wedding in Egypt, including Mo’s family. May Allah bless their marriage.

After the ceremony at Mercer County Park, we took wedding portraits in the woods with a beautiful flower arbor.

The rain and romantic setting highlighted their radiant love!

January 8, 2024

Their cowboy love story To start, Belle & Jeremy decided to elope at a California ranch for their western elopement. It is is called Kingston Ranch, and they eloped on a beautiful weekend in May. They are cowboys at heart, and decided to do an all out western theme for their elopement. Belle & Jeremy […]

January 8, 2024

Chelsea and Jesse’s Elopement at Allaire State Park Chelsea and Jesse wanted a super intimate day for their autumn elopement at Allaire chapel that would allow them to breathe, take it all in, and enjoy every moment. They met through their best friends… who are SIBLINGS!!! 🫢🤗 At their Halloween party in 2020, Chelsea and […]

January 8, 2024

Their Love Story The first thing I said to Cassie when I met her as a kid was, “Are you blind? Your eyes are so blue.” 🫠🫠🫠😂😅😅 Now, I was able to capture her surprise proposal at Crater Lake National Park. What an honor. Cassie and I go WAYYYYY BACKKKK. Therefore, capturing her proposal, was […]

January 8, 2024

Fall Engagement Photoshoot

Their love story Fran & Frank met on the playground 😊 Or well that’s how they like to describe it 🤭 Now, they had their autumn engagement in Thompson Park. Oh how time flies… They both work in special education and that’s how their paths finally crossed in life. At a school event, in the […]

January 7, 2024

Chart House Intimate Wedding

Chelsea and Daryll’s Love Story They’ve known each other since middle school 🫶🏻 Here they are 7 years later… Chelsea & Daryll stayed friends throughout the years, eventually leading to something more 🥰 They consider their first official date at Barnes & Noble, to “study.” When what really happened is that they talked the entire […]

January 4, 2024

St. Petersburg Wedding at the Poynter Institute

First off, I had the honor of capturing Mr. & Mrs. Roche’s wedding in St. Petersburg, Florida at Poynter Institute. I flew from New Jersey on a Friday night to Tampa with the excitement of spending the whole weekend in Florida. Brenna and Billy chose the most gorgeous venue: The Poynter Institute. Here are some […]

April 19, 2023

My journey to Maine from New Jersey To start, my adventure to capture a beautiful elopement in Acadia National Park was wonderful. My husband and I drove 9 hours from New Jersey to Maine in one day. Yeah we are bad asses. It’s not our first time driving that much in one day, we drove […]

April 13, 2023

Adventure elopement at devil's punch bowl in Oregon

Elopement on the Oregon Coast This has been one of the best weekends of my photography career EVER doing an adventure elopement in Oregon. I have so much to share! I am truly overflowing with gratitude from this amazing experience with such wonderful people. To start, I flew to Portland, Oregon for an adventure elopement. […]

January 17, 2023

How it all began At the women’s creative photoshoot meetup, you are free to be you. This is my third time doing the women’s creative photoshoot, and I have a lot to say about the experience. Further, I realized photography may be beautiful, but it’s also extremely emotional. People seeing photos of themselves triggers a […]

January 8, 2023

The Beginning of the Story 11.07.21—A magical New Hope, PA evening with people who I just met, yet already felt like my friends. That’s the beginning of a beautiful friendship with Jacob & Cailey. Now, I could not be more excited to share their vintage intimate backyard wedding. Bloomed into a Friendship Further, I have […]

November 18, 2022

Elopement

Gabrielle & Matt had their beautiful elopement at Laurelwood Arboretum on October 1, 2022. Their love story To start, Matt and Gabrielle met in college. A little background to their love story: On their first date they went to an Italian deli in the Bronx. They gave Gabrielle the wrong sandwich but she ate it […]

August 24, 2022

realizing the unstoppable confidence you feel walking side by side with your strong women. your fighters. effortless beauty. purity. 

July 29, 2022

My twin brother and I take trips to Colorado every year. This year was EPIC because we just so happened to see Great Sand Dunes National Park at the perfect time: sunset. When I say, this was the MOST beautiful view I have ever seen in my life, I mean it to my core. It was an experience like no other.

February 28, 2022

Tahmid + Shikha 🌹✨ What a beauuuuutiful engagement celebration!!! This celebration was in their house with the most stunning decorations, a huge loving family, and so many wonderful religious engagement traditions. It was absolutely breathtaking!!!!! Not only was the house so gorgeous, the whole family was so welcoming, loving and lively. I have never seen so much love and respect between family, it filled my heart.

February 22, 2024

The Idea for the Surprise Proposal To start, I scheduled a styled shoot elopement and Jac and Alec volunteered. As we were planning the elopement, Alec reached out to me and explained how he wanted to surprise Jac and propose to her during the photoshoot. I was ECSTATIC! I was so excited to see how […]