Lake Engagement session

An Adirondack Coast Engagement Session

Lake Champlain was smooth as glass and the mountains were every shade of blue across the waters for Kelly and Ryans summer engagement session this June! The rains held off until the last few minutes but the pictures under the umbrella are some of my favorites from they session!

Wedding Boat Ride

Elegant Adirondack Whiteface Lodge Summer Wedding

From the moment the first rays of sunlight appeared over the mountains on June 9th, it was a beautiful day in the Adirondacks. When I first met Cara and  Andy I saw how much they respect and love one another. I am truly thankful to serve and photograph couples that are truly meant to walk through this life together and Cara and Andy epitomize that relationship. You just want to be around them, and I think you can see in their photographs that they literally never stoped smiling the WHOLE day.

Black Sheep Gardens Spring Wedding Boquet for Lake Placid Wedding

Advice from a Florist on Loving Your Wedding Flowers!

There is so much to think about when selecting your flowers, I hope that providing you with words of wisdom from some of the most talented florists in the area will help you on your journey to truly loving your wedding flowers! This blog post features words of wisdom from Leah and Pam of Black Sheep Gardens. Make sure to check out Chelsea and Sean’s Lake Placid Wedding to see some beautiful wedding floral design by Black Sheep Gardens. Stay tuned for more blog posts with tips and advice for planning your big day!

Essex New York Engagement Session

Lilacs and Love in Historic Essex New York

I love sharing pictures and even more so the stories highlighting the amazing people that I have the privileged of photographing in the Adirondacks and beyond. I can’t believe this will be my 60th blog post! I feel like 60 is a pretty cool number to get to : ) I bet 160 blog posts will be even more exciting! Click the image to see more of this amazing post featuring images taken in historic Essex, NY on the shores of Lake Champlain.

Spring Adirondack Mountain Wedding in Lake Placid

When winter and spring collide it is pure magic in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. With soft warm breezes blowing through the valleys, and cool smooth ice still reflecting the blue skies above it is enough to take your breath away. This isn’t the beginning of their love story though…

Farm to Table for Your Wedding – Farmstead Catering

When it feels like there are a million options for your wedding vendors sometimes the best parameters to set are those that align with your values. If going local, environmentally conscious farming, humane farm practices and amazing culinary food are all on your list then look no further… Farmstead Catering was born out of a dream to provide a true farm to table experience for couples hosting their wedding in the Adirondack’s and Champlain Valley… Read More

Winter Adirondack Elopement at the Whiteface Lodge

Those were the words used when Lindsay told me what she wanted the feel of her wedding day to be. If I could wish one thing for my brides it would be for their day to be filled to the brim with those feelings! Lindsay and Mike’s winter Adirondack elopement at the Whiteface Lodge in Lake Placid is a wedding post you have to check out!

Glowing Hudson Valley Mountain Top Wedding

We were standing under the shade of weeping willow tree waiting for his bride to make her way down the path. I could feel the anticipation in the warm summer air, hands fidgeting with his jacket as we waited, and then we heard the sound of tires approaching; it was almost time to see his bride, love, and best friend. 

Romantic Spring Adirondack Wedding Inspiration

I saw on the calendar today that February is considered the last month of Winter. With Valentine’s day, Groundhog day and only 28 days long, I feel like spring is just around the corner. This may be wishful thinking on my part… but I love dreaming about the soft pops of spring colors with the deep greens of the mountain forests that turn purple and blue in the late evening light of spring on a frosty winter night.

Sparkling Lake Placid Winter Wedding

The Adirondacks sparkle in the winter with a covering of white crisp snow and there is a quiet that envelopes the woods. Kristina and Kevin’s winter wedding at the Whiteface Lodge in Lake Placid sparkled like the snow in the early evening sun. Their winter wedding was beautiful and make sure you check out the pictures from their first dance!