The Wintergarden by Monroes

I was asked before Christmas to come photograph the beautiful decor and atmosphere at Monroe's newest wedding venue...The Wintergarden. Kathy and her team always put on an amazing event! I am excited for this new journey for them and to capture some amazing memories for our brides at this elegant space. Enjoy!

Rochester, NY Engagement Session | Brandon + Courtney

She was suppose to be going to a concert with her BFF. Her girlfriend's brother was the opening act that night. Although the music was good, it wasn’t what caught her attention. By the end of the show Courtney had locked eyes with the drummer. Less than 24 hours later Brandon was texting Courtney and … Continue reading Rochester, NY Engagement Session | Brandon + Courtney

Happy 2nd Birthday to a Smooch

My sweet boy, today you turn two. I can not believe how fast the time has gone. I have tried my hardest to hold every little moment in my memory. You are truly the greatest gift the Lord has granted to me. This year has been amazing on so many levels. You have learned to … Continue reading Happy 2nd Birthday to a Smooch

The Erie Grill | Engagement Session | Rochester, NY | Joe & Alex

Their date had been held for months. Specifically choosing January for their engagement session, Alex and Joe longed for beautiful, white snow. Normally in snow in January for upstate New York is a given. This year, however spring like conditioned, have graced us for the majority of the season. Lady Luck, however proved faithful and … Continue reading The Erie Grill | Engagement Session | Rochester, NY | Joe & Alex

Rochester Family Winter Session | The Schmids

I have had the privileged of knowing the Schmid family for almost 10 years now. I first met Sam and Billy while attending RIT. Sam and I were both graphic design majors and shared the majority of our class load. Several years later I was honored to be apart of their wedding. And now....getting to … Continue reading Rochester Family Winter Session | The Schmids

Highland Park | Dalton Family Photos

24 years ago I boarded the big yellow school bus headed to Lima Christian. On that bus was a group of crazy red heads that would forever change and shape my life. The Dalton Boys! From day one it seemed as though we became instant friends. Days were filled with playing "war," swimming, hiking, and … Continue reading Highland Park | Dalton Family Photos

Rochester NY Cake Smash Sessions | With J-Cakes Bakery

I am so excited to announce my partnership with the talented J-Cakes Bakery. I have hired Joanna for several professional and personal events in my life and she never disappoints. This year my love bug turned 1!!!! (I can not believe how fast this year went!) I of course being the obsessed mother and photographer … Continue reading Rochester NY Cake Smash Sessions | With J-Cakes Bakery

DIY Home Studio: Making the Most of What You Have.

I want to post this a few weeks ago when I was doing Silas eight month photos. Right before Christmas I noticed a lot of new moms doing their own baby photos. This season of life can definitely be difficult. Budgets are tight around the holidays. Budgets are even tighter with a newborn, so getting … Continue reading DIY Home Studio: Making the Most of What You Have.