A lot of brides are concerned with whether or not they want a first look with their groom, but a first look that is often overlooked on the wedding day is the one with your daddy. There is something incredible about a father-daughter relationship & it should be specially honored on your wedding day, the day he gives her away!Read More
'I think I can feel wet seeping through the zipper in this vest. Yup, that's water. Now I'm wet all the way through. Crap, here comes another gust and downpour. Head down! Glad I wore this cap to keep the rain out of my eyes! Alright, fall in behind a group to get some wind blockage and save energy.'
6:30 AM: It had been raining without a break since about 4 AM. The temperature was in the high 30s, and the wind was gusting over 30 mph. I stood in a line 60 people deep at Boston Commons for a double line of school buses parked along the entire block.Read More
Well, folks! For the 3rd year in a row, we successfully completed another Rainsford Retreat! What is a Rainsford Retreat you may ask? Well, it's a few things:Read More
Everyone loves a good snow day! They're so magical! All bets are off & you're suddenly snuggled in with friends & family. For us, the snow has an extra touch of magic to it. It seems that some of our most meaningful memories have happened in snow storms:Read More
Well, well! It's that time of the year - right after the holidays & around Valentine's Day, boyfriends are popping the question! All of a sudden you are a bride! It is such a beautiful time - but it can also be overwhelming. I (JP) remember this season so well. There is so much to do, a budget to keep in mind, & most importantly - you are planning for a day that you will remember for the rest of your lives. This is NO small endeavor.
When I talk to bride on the phone, I tell each one the same thing. Not only are you making a decision about wedding photography, there are a million other things fighting for your attention. How are you supposed to prioritize them all? Here are a few things I tell each bride to think about: