the journal

Stories From Behind The Lens

Kristen’s connection to Lake Winnipesaukee is really personal. She has been coming to her grandparents lake house her whole life. When it came time to pick a location for their wedding- well it was no hard choice. This is also a practical thing- both of their families are in the New England area so New […]

November 15, 2021

Laura and Phil have become one of those couples where I’m just a little bummed their wedding is over- only because I don’t have an excuse to see them anymore. However the beauty and joy of their day was just overwhelming. The theme of their day seemed to be calm. When I arrived, Laura and […]

November 3, 2021

I know that this is the absolute last piece of advice any couples wants right now but that might be why it’s the advice worth giving. As of writing this (early August) DC has recently reinstated their mask mandate. Anne Arundel county has reinstated it for government buildings. Other counties are debating currently. As of […]

August 4, 2021

Six things to remember as we start our second year of the global pandemic. Nobody knew that this time last year that we were about to face a world-wise crisis. It forced us to change plans and adapt. In 2021, as I write this, vaccine roll-out has begun and the promise of “normal” is tantalizing […]

February 20, 2021

A bride laughs while her groom kisses her cheek

Kara and I have known each other for a few years now- we both attended the same college, although a few years apart. Notre Dame of Maryland University is a women’s college and the bonds I made there still run very strong. We are a small school, tight knit even years and majors apart. I […]

September 22, 2020

“In Sickness and in health” has a new meaning. How do plan a wedding with all the fear of Cornoavirus? There is a lot of panic circulating now that Covid-19 is in the US, and very present throughout the globe. Just as I am writing this, the first cases in Maryland have been confirmed. This is causing a great deal […]

March 6, 2020

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