Do we need to do an engagement shoot? Are engagement shoots important? YES! Well, maybe you don’t need to, but I don’t include them in my wedding packages for no reason! Engagement sessions have so many benefits and I’ve never had a couple regret taking an hour or two to do one. If you need […]

Bride Education, Engagements

July 8, 2020

Why Are Engagement Sessions Important?

rochester, ny wedding


Despite the state of the world and the chaos that surrounded their planning, Eryn + Matt were able to get married and celebrate with 20 of their closest family and friends. Their Rochester, NY wedding was intimate and filled with beautiful, unique details. Eryn and Matt had originally planned a wedding for 100 guests, with […]


July 1, 2020

Eryn + Matt | Rochester, NY Wedding


Last June I ventured to The Kester Homestead in Memphis, New York to photograph Sarah + Sebastian’s engagement session. Sarah reached out to me after seeing the wedding pictures of a former classmate, my bride and friend, Liz! She was so excited about the images that she saw that we both knew we’d be a […]


June 24, 2020

Sarah + Sebastian | Memphis, New York Engagement Session

central new york engagement session


James and I have started a new tradition! In honor of our first anniversary we took a long weekend trip to the Adirondacks and climbed a high peak! Our Adirondacks 2020 trip took us to Lake Placid, New York. It’s about a 6 hour drive from our home in Buffalo. As much as I love […]


June 17, 2020

Adirondacks 2020


On our first anniversary I wanted to commemorate our wedding! We got married surrounded by 150 of our closest family members and friends in East Aurora, NY at Knox Farm State Park. The Knox family’s 12,000 square foot summer home is in the park and is the perfect place to have a wedding. After attending […]

Featured, Personal

June 8, 2020

Our Wedding


I wasn’t born with a camera in my hand. I didn’t always know this was something that I wanted to do. That’s just not my story.  I never really felt creative growing up. I could draw, kind of. I could play the violin, kind of. I could act, kind of. I definitely couldn’t dance. I […]

Featured, Personal

June 6, 2020

Why I Decided to Become a Photographer


A Buffalo, New York Engagement Session This past weekend I had the honor of taking engagement pictures for some close friends. I met Danielle almost 8 years ago on my first day of college when she was helping her sister (my roommate!) into her dorm room. Luckily, life’s crazy twists and turns have kept us […]

Engagements, Featured

June 4, 2020

Danielle + Ben | East Aurora, NY Engagement Session