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Katie & Matt’s Oakland Engagement

Oakland Engagement Katie and Matt met me out in downtown Oakland for their gorgeous sunrise engagement session.  It was so incredible to be back to photographing our sweet couples, and of course always a treat being at a new location too! Having met online on Bumble, Katie recalls that she ‘swiped right’ when reading the last line in Matt’s bio, …

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Baby Ellie

Orlando Newborn Photographer Welcome to the world sweet baby Eliana!  Little Ellie, short for Eliana, was born on March 20th of this year at 6:09 AM to her beautiful mommies, Jennifer and Kayla.  Weighing in at five pounds and eleven ounces, this little one has already filled the hearts of everyone around her. Having a whole new appreciation on the …

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Alanna & Troy’s Orlando World Center Marriott Wedding

Orlando World Center Marriott Wedding Alanna and Troy tied the knot during their Orlando World Center Marriott wedding in Orlando, Florida.  Envisioning a traditional Jewish ceremony outside on the green with an indoor reception ballroom, the hotel was the perfect venue for their special day. A backstory… Having met online back in June of 2014, Alanna and Troy took things …

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The Aber Family

Orlando Photographer The Aber family met me out at beautiful Leu Gardens for a very special occasion.  Little Charlotte’s nine month celebration session was absolute perfection and I must say this little one is beautiful, intelligent, and my oh my does she have style! Since her arrival, Charlotte has truly grown into her personality.  A very happy baby, she was …

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Sophia & Kevin’s Orlando Beach Engagement

Orlando Beach Engagement Sophia and Kevin met me out at Lake Louisa State Park for their gorgeous Orlando beach inspired engagement session.  A fantastic state park, it offered the opportunity to also include several other areas from woodsy tree covered paths to boardwalks. Having first met at Fogo de Chao just a year ago this coming Sunday, Kevin first laid …

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Alexandra & Alan’s Winter Park Engagement

Winter Park Engagement Early morning engagement sessions, to be the crowds, are such a blast.  Meeting Alexandra and Alan out in the downtown area, we loved exploring and chasing the sunrise light that came through the trees and buildings. Alexandra and Alan first met during a class at UCF when they spoke briefly with one another.  However, it wasn’t until …

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Jennifer & Kayla’s Wedding at The Acre

The Acre Wedding Jennifer and Kayla tied the knot during their wedding at The Acre in Orlando, Florida.  Envisioning a more casual and hip vibe to their big day, The Acre was the perfect location. Where their story began… Having me in October of 2014 through mutual friends, Jennifer and Kayla had an instant connection that felt like they had …

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Teresa & Troy’s Bilmar Beach Resort Wedding

Bilmar Beach Resort Wedding Teresa and Troy tied the knot during their Bilmar Beach Resort wedding in Treasure Island, Florida.  A special place for the two, Troy proposed to Teresa on June 4th back in 2016 at the very same location. Under the Sea… First laying eyes on one another at Discovery Cove back in 2006, the two started off …

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Kimberly & Jason’s Casa Feliz Wedding

Casa Feliz Wedding Kimberly and Jason tied the knot during their Casa Feliz wedding in Winter Park, Florida.  Envisioning a classic day filled with colors of silver, black, and hints of green, it came together beautifully! Love in the first city… Jason first laid eyes on Kimberly when they started working together in St. Augustine, Florida.  From co-workers to friends, …

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The Gould Family

Florida Family Photographer My absolute favorite Maine photographer Jessica Gould, owner and photographer of Jessica Gould Photography, came to Florida to vacation with her family.  Having met one another last year in Maine, we had an instant connection and just adore one another’s work.  When I head her family was coming to visit the parks, I just knew we would …

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Teri & Aaron’s Traditional Jewish Wedding at Paradise Cove

Orlando Jewish Wedding Teri and Aaron tied the knot during their Paradise Cove wedding in Orlando, Florida.  A destination wedding, the two envisioned a traditional Jewish wedding combined with the tropical vibe of their venue, to create an overall fun and laid back wedding day! First meeting in September of 2011 during their gap year in Jerusalem, Teri and Aaron …

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Lauren & Stephen’s Ever After Farms Blueberry Barn Wedding

Ever After Farms Blueberry Barn Wedding My sweet couple Lauren and Stephen tied the knot during their Ever After Farms Blueberry Barn wedding in Mims, Florida.  Envisioning boho elegance, the two had touches of macrame, the color of amethyst found in floral throughout and the bride’s party’s dresses, and soft candlelit tables. Growing up in a small town… Growing up …

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Donna & Josh’s Lakeside Ranches Wedding

Lakeside Ranches Wedding Donna and Josh tied the knot during their Lakeside Ranches wedding in Inverness, Florida.  Envisioning a rustic elegant vibe with a pastel color scheme, the two created a magical backdrop for their big day. While Donna and Josh knew of one another as kids, they didn’t become friends until later on in life when being reintroduced through …

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Shelby & Richard’s Capen House Wedding

Capen House Wedding Shelby and Richard tied the knot during their Capen House wedding in Winter Park, Florida.  Envisioning a day of elegance and a more casual affair filled with mingling, the two celebrated with their closest friends and family as they officially became Mr. and Mrs.! High school sweethearts, the two found their special someone early on in life …

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Marissa & Shane’s Sunken Gardens Wedding

Sunken Gardens Wedding Marissa and Shane tied the knot during their Sunken Gardens wedding in St Petersburg, Florida.  A beautiful botanical garden, Sunken Gardens was in full bloom being February, which made for magical floral backdrops. Roxy and Jude, Marissa and Shane’s pups, saw a match between the two when they brought them together during a visit to the Davis …

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Taylor & Josh’s Club Lake Plantation Wedding

Club Lake Plantation Wedding Taylor and Josh tied the knot during their Club Lake Plantation wedding in Apopka, Florida.  Envisioning a romantic garden theme, the two picked a slate blue and grey to complement the natural foliage of the venue and chosen white floral. High school sweethearts, Josh proposed to Taylor in Oregon at Ecola State Park.  Falling in love …

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Bridal Tips: Golden Hour, Sunset, and Blue Hour

Golden Hour, Sunset, & Blue Hour For this month’s bridal tips, we are chatting about golden hour verses sunset and blue hour, or moreso what they are, when they are, and how they pair together. Starting off with golden hour… titled for its beautiful “golden” light that falls in during the hour before sunset and the hour after sunrise.  Backlighting …

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Danielle & Vinny’s Paradise Cove Wedding

Paradise Cove Wedding Danielle and Vinny tied the knot during their Paradise Cove wedding in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  Envisioning a beachy vibe with a picturesque Florida feel, Paradise Cove could not have been a more perfect option! My sweethearts story began when Dani moved to Louisiana for an internship and began working at the local Olive Garden, where you …

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Maria & Evan’s Puppy Love Engagement

Orlando Engagement Maria and Evan met me out at Lake Louisa with their two pups for their adorable puppy love engagement.  I love their winter inspired attire and how they incorporated the whole family. My sweet duo met back in January of 2017 through a dating app.  Inviting Maria out on a first date to the theater, the two arrived …

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Kristen & Ian’s Celebration Engagement

Celebration Engagement Kristen and Ian met me out in downtown Celebration for their gorgeous engagement session.  In town visiting their friends and family, our schedules lined up perfectly during their busy wedding planning week. Kristen and Ian’s story began in January of 2016 while out one night downtown at Wall Street.  A chilly night, Kristen wore her bear hat, which …