Megan and Ryan are two of the sweetest souls and their love for one another is so evident. When we had our initial consultation before booking their wedding, I asked if they were interested in a First Look. They politely declined and said they can’t wait to see each other for the first time when […]

Bay Head Beach Engagement Session

October 20, 2021

Frances and Chris, two of the kindest humans ever, reached out about engagement photos earlier this year, and I knew right off the bat we were meant to work together! Our stories are so similar – planning a big, out of town wedding only to have plans derailed by COVID… but they wanted to cherish […]

Cooper River Park Engagement Session

June 16, 2021

Matthew proposed to his beautiful girlfriend Hannah on the first gorgeous evening of 2021 in Rittenhouse Square, and it couldn’t have been more perfect! I recently photographed Matthew’s cousin Talia for her engagement photos (with her fiancé) and he got in touch asking if I could be there for his proposal to Hannah. Since proposals […]

Rittenhouse Square Proposal

Rittenhouse Square Proposal

April 4, 2021

Dale and Elizabeth might actually be the sweetest couple I’ve ever met. Elizabeth and I connected through a Facebook group for local creative entrepreneurs. She and her husband Dale live in Montgomery County and traveled to Old City, Philadelphia to meet me for a quick anniversary session. She and Dale have been married for three […]

Old City Anniversary Session

March 5, 2021

I’m not sure there’s anything else quite like the feeling of photographing your first wedding as a lead photographer. I am so honored that the new Mr. & Mrs. Pete Keltz entrusted me to capture the biggest moment of their lives. Sarah and Pete hosted their closest family and friends at Pete’s Aunt Chrissy, Uncle […]

AN INTIMATE BACKYARD ELOPEMENT

February 4, 2021

All I can say about this session is…. FINALLY! Becca and I have worked together over the last three years at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania’s Emergency Department. She is an incredible nurse who put her faith in me to capture engagement photos of her and her fiancé Kyle. Becca and I have […]

Philadelphia Christmas Engagement

January 25, 2021

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