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Chelsea and Jarrod chose a beautiful July day to say “I do” surrounded by family and friend at one of my favorite Adirondack venues, The Barn at Lord Howe Valley. Chelsea chose a bright spring color palette of pink, salmon and peach for her wedding colors. They give a beautiful pop of color against the […]

July 2, 2022

Chelsea & Jarrod | The Barn at Lord Howe Valley | Ticonderoga NY Wedding Photographer

Samantha and Nick decided to do a First Wedding Anniversary session during their stay at the Fern Lodge in Chestertown, NY. Everything was made even more magical with the first snow of the season. <3 Sam told me they wanted to do a champagne toast at their wedding but forgot to bring the champagne during […]

December 11, 2021

Sam & Nick | The Fern Lodge | First Wedding Anniversary Session Photographer

Joe and Nicole met on a summer day while Joe visited home on a break between hockey seasons. They knew quickly that they didn’t want their story to end there. After years of long distance, Joe proposed to Nicole on the shores of our beautiful Lake George. When they were deciding on where they should […]

November 23, 2021

Joe & Nicole | The Barn at Lord Howe Valley | Ticonderoga, NY Wedding Photographer

Spencer and his mom contacted me a while back because they wanted to plan the perfect proposal for Spencer and Colleen at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, NY. Getting her away for a quiet weekend was the cover story … but little did she know that both family and friends had come to witness […]

October 10, 2020

Colleen & Spencer | Sagamore Surprise Wedding Proposal | Bolton Landing NY Wedding Photographer

Peter and Mariah decided to hold a micro wedding on one of the beautiful islands on Lake George. There surrounded by family and close friends, they said “I do”. Definition: Micro weddings, also known as minimonies, are usually attended by anywhere from five to a few dozen guests; these smaller guest lists allow for proper […]

September 21, 2020

Peter & Mariah | Lake George Island Micro Wedding | Lake George Wedding Photographer

Peter & Mariah chose Peter’s parent’s home in Bolton Landing for their engagement session… and who can blame them with all these lovely grounds to use.  It was a bit near and dear to my heart as his family lives just a minute walk from my Great Grandmother’s old farm (where I spent many childhood […]

September 17, 2020

Peter & Mariah | Bolton Landing, NY Engagement Photographer

My last pre-corona quarantine rescheduled session opted for an outdoor field location and I was lucky enough to get to revisit one of my favorite area small businesses, Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery (the family of our 2019 Adirondack Wedding giveaway winners, Ally and Liam). They were gracious enough to allow us to use their grounds […]

August 17, 2020

The Poole Family Portraits | Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery | Queensbury, NY Family Photographer

Evan & Melody wanted a location that showed their love of the Adirondacks so we chose Amy’s Park in Bolton Landing as the perfect backdrop. These two were so much fun to photograph.. their love for each other really shines through every photo! Evan made this custom ring box for Melody… complete with two of […]

July 20, 2020

Melody & Evan | Amy’s Park | Bolton Landing, NY Engagement Photographer

Patrick and Emily bid on and won an engagement session with me at the Rally for the Roots, an event for the Common Roots Brewing Company, after a recent devastating fire. Their charitable hearts didn’t end there as I photographed how sweetly they loved each other. They are one of those couples that make me […]

October 13, 2019

Patrick & Emily | Congress Park | Saratoga Springs, NY Engagement Photographer

I sat most of the day trying to figure out how to articulate all the emotion I’m feeling right at this moment. How much planning, styling and then photographing the 2019 Adirondack Wedding Giveaway meant to me. So many amazing stories to tell and so many incredible people who helped bring this all together. It’s […]

August 10, 2019

Ally & Liam | 2019 Adirondack Wedding Giveaway | Burlap and Beams Wedding Barn