Lucky First Glance

Traditionalists often scoff at the idea of a ‘First Glance’ between a Bride & Groom before the wedding ceremony.   The original tradition of not seeing the bride before the wedding relates back to when two families were doing a business deal and they did not want to allow the groom time to change his mind (hence also the reason for the veil, to shield the bride’s identity up until the last second!). In today’s modern times, we find it helps many of... Read more »


Wedding Planner Pressure: ‘Ready, Set, Go!’

It IS April Fools Day today, so know I’m not fooling when I say, ‘YES we have fun at weddings’!!

As you can see from the photo of me with my fists up, I was really acting on a funny spoof moment to give the Bride & Groom a laugh. Gently trying to persuade the photo happy guest into the tent while the other 150 guests were patiently seated and waiting for the introduction of... Read more »


Engagement Photos Have Purpose!

I often have clients – especially Grooms {sorry guys!}, discount the importance of an ‘Engagement Shoot’. They either don’t understand the importance or don’t want to spend the extra money for additional time in their photographer package. If an iPhone can capture awesome photos of us what’s the big deal??  Here’s a few important points to prove that Engagement Photos have purpose.

Getting to Know your Photographer:  I encourage a bride & groom that are wary of doing an engagement shoot... Read more »


Trishna + Ankit – The Wedding Row

We are thrilled that Trishna & Ankit’s wedding is featured on The Wedding Row. We have to admit this was one of our favorite weddings at the beautiful Thomas Bennett House. The DC couple really knew how to throw a party as guests were entertained from morning to night.  Juliet Elizabeth did an outstanding job and we have to say the pictures are amazing. Enjoy! http://theweddingrow.com/trishna-ankit-thomas-bennett-house/

 

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