What a crazy year it has been! Did you even think at the start of it that we would be living through a global pandemic? I sure didn’t. I hope you and your loved ones have made it through unscathed. For those who didn’t, I offer my sincere, heartfelt sympathies and wish you strength, hope […]
It was my first time to witness and photograph a total lunar eclipse on Jan. 20, 2019. Even though I had to stand in my backyard in the freezing cold, it was an awesome and memorable experience, one that I shared with my six-year-old son who stayed up late and briefly joined me outside to […]
I’m excited to share a few images from Laurel and Mike’s engagement photo session at Pier A Park in Hoboken, N.J. They were such a fun, happy couple who have an unmistakable chemistry together. We were so lucky to have great weather during our shoot, and to have the New York City skyline, as well […]
Escape the winter blues and feast your eyes on these photos from the lovely, rustic, DIY summer wedding of Kaelin and Eric at Bluefield Farm in Blauvet, New York. I first met Kaelin at her brother Chris’ wedding to Laurie in 2010. She and her family loved the photos so much, they asked me back, […]
This month marks a year since Dana and Dev got married, so I thought it fitting to share with you photos from their lovely winter wedding. The ceremony took place at the beautiful Holy Cross Church in Rumson, N.J., followed by a reception at the Deal Golf & Country Club in Deal, N.J. I shot […]
Happy New Year! I know I’m a bit behind updating my blog, but here are the more memorable images I’ve shot for The Jersey Journal in 2016. And if you want to see more, here are similar posts from previous years: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011. Thanks for looking!
Five years ago, I shot my first supermoon rising at Liberty State Park in Jersey City next to the Statue of Liberty. Tonight, I went back to LSP to catch the supermoon rising behind the buildings of Lower Manhattan in New York City. The Woolworth Building is silhouetted in front of the rising supermoon. (Reena […]
It was a cold and windy spring evening, but this gorgeous couple managed to keep each other warm and smiling throughout their engagement portrait session at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J. Congratulations, Sarah and Feras!
I was fortunate to have had the opportunity to photograph the engagement session of Vanessa and Kevin. They are such a nice couple who have the most heart-warming smiles. We had originally planned their session for January but a sudden snowfall made us quickly change our plans and I’m so glad we did. When we […]
UPDATE 2.12.16: Exciting news! I’m honored that the top photo in this blog post was selected out of nearly 24,000 entries for a National Geographic “Your Shot” story on the theme of Reflection. Click here to view. Had an early morning date with Lady Liberty.1.17.16 Silhouette of the Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn are reflected […]
Before the year ends, I would like to share some of my favorite photos from Nadine and Joe’s intimate wedding at Maritime Parc in Jersey City, N.J., which Max and I shot last summer. Situated just across the Hudson River from New York City, the venue located in Liberty State Park offered the couple’s guests a […]
Today marks the half-anniversary of Suzanne and John who got married on June 20. To celebrate, I’m posting some of my favorite photos from their beautiful wedding. The ceremony was held at the majestic Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. According to Suzanne, her great-grandfather, Samuel Yobbi, was a stonemason who helped build it. They were […]
Dana and Dev were just married in a Hindu ceremony in India a couple of weeks ago and you can still see the henna on Dana’s hands, but their Catholic ceremony in New Jersey is yet to come and I’m looking forward to photographing that in January. In the meantime, we got together for their […]
Anne and Mike had been together as a couple for nearly a decade but getting married and planning a traditional wedding was not something they felt suited them and their personalities. After attending their friends’ Terrence and Greg’s intimate DIY wedding (which I also photographed), they realized a wedding need not be traditional nor extravagant […]
I’m happy to share another fun fall portrait session with a lovely couple in Hoboken, N.J., truly a favorite place for engagement photos. And why not? There’s a variety of photogenic locations within just a few short walking blocks. With Christina and Roberto, we started off on Court Street with its cobblestone road and winded […]
So honored to have been asked by my former Jersey Journal co-worker, Katie, to photograph her engagement session with her fiance, Cory. Not only is Katie a warm, sweet person with an amazing smile, but is also a smart, talented, and hardworking journalist. She now works as a reporter for WHYY, the National Public Radio […]
Happy first year anniversary to my former newspaper colleague, Cotton, and her husband Ian! Here are some of my favorite images from their wedding last year at Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange, N.J. Wishing them both more anniversaries to come!
I had the pleasure of photographing the engagement portraits of an adorable and fun couple back in the spring at the beautiful Skylands New Jersey Botanical Garden in Ringwood, N.J. Michelle and Gabriel tied the knot this month so I have posted their photos to congratulate them and wish them a long, lasting happy marriage!
I had an enjoyable engagement photo session with Kaelin and Eric at Branch Brook Park in Newark, N.J., last week. They were such a laid back couple that even though I had to rush them around the park to catch the quickly fading rays of golden sunshine, they remained upbeat and relaxed, and they simply […]
Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J., is one of the go-to locations for engagement photos by couples and I’ve photographed several sessions there myself, including one just recently. Take a look at some of my favorite photos from Eileen and Peter’s engagement session.
I’m happy to share a few sneak peek photos from last weekend’s wedding. The bride and groom (as well as their families) were so nice, they have already posted a rave review on Wedding Wire! They were wed at St. Peter’s Church in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. Stay tuned for more photos from their wedding […]