Where do I begin…

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I will start by saying that the bride is the daughter of my cousin…and the bride and groom are a perfect match…and I had a terrible time deciding which photos to post in their “sneak peek”…so here they are …alllllll 60+ photos…

Some details…

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A gift from a very thoughtful, romantic groom…

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Getting ready…not what you want to happen on your wedding day…

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THE ZIPPER BROKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Ohhhhhh noooooo…(poor mom!)

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(She was really more concerned about her mom…)

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And it all worked out…may I add that there was a lot of praying going on…

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Second try…this time over the head…which is not easy…after you have your hair perfectly styled and your veil in place…

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But all is good…

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And smiling…

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Stunning…

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And the ceremony is about to begin…

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Let’s catch our breath…

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And get out of here…

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Now for some portrait taking…

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and fun…

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This is the best man in the middle…the bride’s brother…and the groom’s best friend…

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Honestly…we could have done portraits of this couple ALL DAY LONG…

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But time to get to the party…

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Mr. and Mrs….

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The toasts…

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And the first dance…

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Let’s PARTY!!!

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We had to include “Vern”…the bride’s grandpa…

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What a beautiful day…awesome couple…awesome families…awesome friends…

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Many, many happy beginnings…

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Special, special, special…

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This was a very special day…for a very special couple…and a very, VERY special event in their lives…and it began with a “first look”…

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…in a small orchard in the lawn of the home they will share as husband and wife…

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A wedding party of family and friends…

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The ceremony…a stunning setting…at 11am…


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I’ve never seen a couple exit in this manner…joyfully on the run!!!

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I wish this very special couple a life time of happiness…

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A few favorites…from a beautiful day…

I had the privilege to be the second photographer at a wedding on a gorgeous fall Saturday…in Carlisle, PA… at a wonderful B&B.  Here are a few of my favs, that don’t really tell the story of the entire day, but will give you a glimpse of the awesomeness of it…

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Isn’t she lovely…

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The ceremony…

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Their ceremony was meaningfully as well as beautiful…

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This groom was a little crazy… :-))) …(and VERY crazy about his bride…:-)))…

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…and the couple was totally in LOVE with each other…

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No chickens were harmed in the making of this photograph!!!

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A feast for the eyes…and so delicious…

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They are avid fly fisherman/woman…

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May they have a wonderful life…

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A BEA-U-TI-FUL day….

We postponed this session a week…and I am sooooo glad that we did. We had this MOST gorgeous autumn day…and I had the MOST beautiful redhead to photograph…

 

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Jensen and her family have been involved with a 4-H seeing eye dog program for years!!!  We had to include at least one with a dog…

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A redhead with a red “bug”…how awesome!

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And then there is “the sunflower field”…how BEA-U-TI-FUL!!!

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Thank you Jensen!!!

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Drizzly day senior session…

It was a dreary day…but no rain and fairly bright skies…until I was about a mile from the location of this senior shoot…I even checked the radar before I left my house!

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She was happy despite the drizzly weather…so were the mushrooms…

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WOW…what a gorgeous young woman…

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We managed to find some beautiful light…

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She was such a good sport…sitting down in a field of Queen Ann’s Lace…

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Hopefully the weather will cooperate a little more when we finish this session in October…

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An August Wedding…

 

She had a dream about him after noticing him in high school…and 10 years later…they become Mr. and Mrs. on a BEAUTIFUL Saturday in August…

 

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They decided to do “a first look”…

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…on the covered bridge where he proposed…

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The groom met up with some Civil War enthusiasts…

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…and after the smoke cleared he headed to the church…

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He was waiting for the bubbles…

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Mr.& Mrs.

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And to the reception…

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The first dance…

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The cake…

 

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And the dancing…

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The rings…

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The beginning of something very special…

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Summer evening…senior session…

It was a beautiful summer evening for a photo session…and the bugs were out in force!!!
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But so were the smiles…

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and awesome light…

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This young woman worked the camera…like a pro…

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What a joy to photograph this young woman… :-)))!!!

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