Engagement Photoshoot Featuring an Old Chevy Truck

An Old Chevy Pickup Truck, a gorgeous engagement ring, and a super awesome couple. When a client has a vision, I’m all ears. I literally dream about this! Yes I love being in full control of what a photoshoot will ultimately look like, but it means so much more when there are a few requests. […]

Oct 21, 2019

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Piermont Wedding

This day was GORGEOUS! Seriously, I can’t thank Kat & Chris enough for having such beautiful style and the 14 & Hudson team for creating an amazing wedding day. They wanted a small, simple, beautiful wedding with only the most important people. I was looking forward to this day since July! We did the family […]

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Oct 17, 2019

Surprise Proposal

So this super awesome guy Tim reached out to me in March to plan a surprise proposal for his girlfriend Ryan. We knew what weekend it would be in October. When the time came, I brought a friend with me to the Stone church, pretending to photograph her mainly because I don’t own a bush […]

Oct 17, 2019

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Shelby + Genio

Bear Hill has always been one of my favorite places to go for a walk. I don’t head up there too often mainly because of the hiking fee they now have, but when my clients are open to hanging out on the cliffs, it’s SO much fun!

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Oct 6, 2019

Lake Minnewaska – Adventure Couple

Gorgeous is an understatement. Nena and her boyfriend Jeremey accompanied me on a short hike to the cliffs at Lake Minnewaska. We had an end goal of creating some super chill, laid back portraits and focusing on the incredible landscapes. We timed it just right for really beautiful evening light and the very beginning of […]

Sep 29, 2019

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The Burrow Wedding – Villa Venezia – Middletown, NY

I’m not gonna lie, I was looking forward to this wedding ever since the day Brianna had reached out to me in 2018 to shoot her engagement session. Why? 1. Because I knew from how she answered my initial questions that I ask every couple, we were going to be great friends. And 2. if […]

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Sep 28, 2019

Bear Mountain Proposal

Surprise proposals are the cherry-on-top kind of excitement for me. Bear Mountain is a pretty popular area for hiking and weddings in the Hudson Valley because of its location and beautiful scenic views. It also happens to be a fantastic location for a proposal. Following a google maps pin drop location, I was able to […]

Sep 10, 2019

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Winter Wedding – Shady Acres

There’s something so incredibly luxurious and magical about Winter Weddings.  The smell of the crisp air before snowfall, there’s a true serenity to that.  With the right colors and florals, you end up with a whimsical winter wonderland that’s so much fun to photograph.  When I was approached to photograph an intimate winter wedding at […]

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Feb 27, 2019

Kelly + Dorian – Portraits at Bear Hill

I played volleyball with Kelly back in the day and we had some really great times together, so when she asked me if I could photograph her wedding, I was elated to say the least. Her and Dorian had only one request, to have their bridal portraits taken the following day up at Bear Hill. […]

Sep 21, 2018

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