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Why I Dont Just Sell the Digital Prints

May 28, 2022

Why I Don’t Just Sell the Digital Prints So, why don’t I just sell the digital files so you can do whatever you want with them? Because in my experience, that’s not how it works. Sure, I could provide you a digital file and allow you to print it at any place or any time. […]

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Why Your Wedding Needs a Timeline

January 21, 2022

Planning a wedding can be overwhelming. You have to pick the right venue, find the best catering service, book the right photographer…the list goes on and on. If you don’t have a timeline in place, it might end up being your worst nightmare. You don’t want to start organizing your wedding only to realize that […]

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What You Legally Need to Do to Get Married in New York State

January 20, 2022

What You Legally Need to Do to Get Married in New York State? Getting married in New York State is pretty standard, and no real hurdles need to be jumped through. Just a few logistics and paperwork. Now, let’s you get a marriage license!  A couple should know that everything needs to be processed legally […]

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3 Ways to Succeed at Wedding Planning When Everyone is Telling You What to Do

January 19, 2022

You’re getting married! It’s a dream come true and you should feel nothing but happy, right? If you’re anything like me, or any of my friends who are married or engaged, the answer is no. You might feel overwhelmed, stressed or ready to throw in the towel. But it doesn’t have to be that way! […]

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Top 8 Wedding Venues on Long Island, New York

January 18, 2022

Planning a wedding in Long Island? We’ve got you covered. From the best locations for your ceremony to gorgeous affordable venues for your reception, there are a range of options available to you. Here are the top 8 of the best venues in Long Island so you can start planning your perfect day right NOW! […]

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The Best Way to Have a Great Time on Your Wedding Day !

January 17, 2022

You’ve already spent hours upon hours planning your wedding day, and you’re ready to party. But between a strict budget, family obligations, and bridal party drama, it can be hard to relax and actually have a great time on your wedding day. There are many little things you can do to help the day go […]

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The Top 7 Things to Do Right After You Get Engaged!

January 2, 2022

Yay!!!! You’re now officially engaged and ready to live a lifetime with each other.  Being engaged is a new step that you are looking forward to, a future with a great companion. For sure, you want to celebrate that moment every day if possible, and thinking of organizing a wedding can be extremely overwhelming.  So, […]

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Sunset Proposal:  Rob and Jainee at Long Beach, Smithtown

September 17, 2021

It is a great joy for me to share the beautiful sunset proposal of Rob and Jainee. It all happened at Long Beach in Smithtown, NY. As a photographer, I am more than happy to capture their moments with the beautiful blue north shore sound background, the fantastic sunset that will make you feel the […]

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Something Old, Something New: I Love These Old and New Wedding Trends for 2022

June 11, 2021

Weddings are timeless celebrations!  There’s a variety of reasons why we cherish and preserve family heirlooms, customs, and memories, from our weddings, they’re love celebrations. Over the years, wedding traditions have been established and maintained, consider the wedding vows, which include “something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.”  Some wedding trends are believed […]

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7 Intimate Long Island Wedding Venues

May 28, 2021

Many newly engaged couples are often overwhelmed by the vast amount of gorgeous, intimate wedding venues on Long Island. That is why I put together this list so that you can now take a peek at my favorite 7 Intimate Long Island Wedding Venues, and have an easier time narrowing down your options! If you […]

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