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Amanda & Brad - Stonewall Farm - Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Amanda & Brad were married at one of the more scenic rustic place to get married Stonewall Farm, Keene, NH.

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We had a chance to get to know Amanada & Brad before the wedding by doing their engagement images and what we learned is they are an easy going fun loving couple who just happen to appreciate great photography...near and dear to our heart! :) We covered the day from the bride and groom getting ready through the early part of the reception.

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One of the many things we appreciated is that Amanda & Brad had a nice manageable bridal party consisting of 1 maid of honor and 1 best man...and that was it...I know, I know having 10 on each side is fun, but its nice to see something more intimate from time to time.

The ceremony had an awesome fall foiliage background and was performed by a good friend of the bride and groom...even one of the readings had a personal connection with Brad's mom filling that role.  

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After the ceremony we were able to get these photos:)

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We loved the open concept of the reception room as we captured the first dance, toasts and parent dances.  Erin our day of coordinator did a great job of keeping this in order and we want to wish Amanda & Brad all the happiness in the world!!

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Danielle & Ryan ~ Harrington Farm ~ Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Danielle & Ryan were married on a picture perfect (pun totally intended) day at St. Mary's Church, Jefferson, MA with the reception at the beautiful Harrington Farm, Princeton, MA.  They utilized our services for both photography and video to which we covered most of the day from bridal preparations through the reception.

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We started of by meeting up with Danielle and the bridesmaids at Doubletree Hotel in Leominster, MA.  We photographed all the details and candid moments, but what Danielle wanted to do was a first reveal to her dad.  If you are not familiar with this process its where the father of the bride gets to see his daughter in her wedding dress for the first time.  These images came out absolutely amazing...one of the images you can see Danielle out of the corner with her reflection in the mirror as dad is awaiting...just magical.

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As we made our way to St. Mary's Church Danielle and dad took a Rolls Royce and some images from the ceremony:

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As we made our way to Harrington Farm we took advantage of the scenery to get some of these images:

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The reception had all the makings of a great party.  Lively introductions, first dance, speeches and toasts, cake cutting and then plenty of dancing.  Cindy, the lead coordinator at Harrington Farm made everyone feel welcomed including us :)  We wish Danielle and Ryan all the happiness in the world as a married couple!

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Amanda & Gary ~ Camp Kabeyun ~ Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Amanda & Gary were married in a beautiful scenic area in Alton Bay, NH called Kabeyun...I have known Amanda for years as she was the senior wedding coordinator at castle in the clouds up in Moultonboro.  This was a great wedding simply because the more unique things that you can have at your wedding the more opportunities to capture something unique. I also loved this wedding because Amanda and Gary love the outdoors so everything fit their personalites.   

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So for this wedding we covered everything from bridal preparations through the reception. Starting off bridal preparations but with a twist...Amanda helped her soon to be husband get ready which made for some unique images.

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So before the ceremony we did most of the family pics and some with Amanda and Gary.  The campsite was huge and we had so many options at our disposal.

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The ceremony was set slightly in the woods overlooking the water.  Here are some of the highlights from the ceremony.

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After the ceremony we went onto Gary's boat for a little joy riding...I now know what Gary's second love looks like ;)

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Once we were finished with taking pictures Amanda and Gary made their way to mingling with guests during the cocktail hour.  Everything was right on the water and they placed decorated tables near the docs so people could be emmersed in the scenery.

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So as the reception kicked off, Amanda and Gary did their first dance and went right into the parent dances after that the formalities...once that was all done we had some of the best food I have ever had at a wedding.  The catering was done by Hart's Turkey Farm and featured one of my favs lobster mac and cheese and it was aaawwwssooommeee!! Finally DJ Nate Downs had everyone dancing throughout the night and they had a bonfire going on and this is what we were able to get! To all the couples out there...do something different and this is what you can get!!! We wish Amanda and Gary all the happiness in the world!

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Nicole & David ~ Castle In The Clouds ~ Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Nicole & David were married at one of the most scenic places in New England, Castle In The Clouds, Moultonboro, NH.

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This wedding was the second that we have done for the brides family as last year Nicole's sister Alicia was married and we photographed the big day :)  This wedding had a little of everything that included nice details (gingerbread cookies from the The Yum Yum Shop) to a horse and carriage to a first dance taking place on the patio overlooking a scenic vista.

We started to photograph bridal preparations at the Castle's intimate bridal suite.  We photographed many of the details that inluded the dress.  We later caught up with David getting ready to walk with his two sons up a short path that lead to the ceremony area.

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Nicole and her dad to the horse and carriage up to the main house at the top while the rest of the bridal party and family took the trolley shuttle to the ceremony site.

The ceremony was sweet that included custom vows that Nicole and David read to each other.

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As with tradition at Castle In The Clouds there is a group global picture taken from the balcony at the end of the ceremony.

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Here were some the images taken after the ceremony of Nicole and David:

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On our way to the reception Nicole and David took the horse and carriage:

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The reception kicked off with the first dance on the patio which we have never done before at The Castle.

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Before everyone made their way into reception we were able to get some images of how the tables were set up with the flowers...all very beautiful:

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After everyone settled in for a great meal catered by Hart's Turkey Farm there were speeches and toasts and dancing throughout the night. Rodyan and crew did a great job keeping things organized and we wish Nicole and David all the love and happiness that can have!

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Katie + Jimmy | Alyson's Orchard, Walpole NH | Wedding Videography

  
  
  
  

Alyson's Orchard Wedding VideographerKatie + Jimmy got married at one of our all time favorite venues - Alyson's Orchard in Walpole, New Hampshire.  It's such a beautiful spot, nestled in the hills of western NH and with endless photo opportunities and multiple ceremony sites to chose from, how could you not love it??!?!?  Katie + Jimmy picked Anne Marie's Point for their ceremony site and were able to just squeeze it in rain free while some pretty intense thunder + lightning storms surrounded them.  It was such a fun day with wonderful details, and their first dance was my absolute favorite.  Katie + Jimmy, thank you for letting me share in your day!  Enjoy the Sneak Peek. 

Wedding Location: Alyson's Orchard
DJ: D Jay Baron
Flowers: Vera Flora Farm
Pie: Vermont Country Deli

Kerriann & Nick ~ Black Swan Country Club ~ Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Kerriann & Nick were married at one of the prettiest country clubs around The Black Swan Country Club, Georgetown, MA.  Although the venue was pretty inside and out the weather was...not so much. So what these pictures can show you is that even when the weather gives you lemons...there is lemonade to be had.

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We started out photographing bridal preparations that included details from the dress, shoes and jewlery.  We were also able to get images of hair and make up done which I think is so important when it comes to the aspect of story telling through pictures.  

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Before everyone left for the venue Kerriann, her parents and bridal party all had a moment while her dad saw the beautiful bride in her dress for the first time.

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Kerriann and her parents took a Rolls Royce from Black Tie Limo Services and had one of the best drivers I have ever known Mark...he is amazing and so accomodating.  Everyone was wisked into formation to start the ceremony as the rain drops began to fall.

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Although it was beginning to rain during the ceremony that did not put a damper on some very sweet "I do's" 

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After the ceremony we raced to get a couple of images taken with Kerriann and Nick but the rain was coming down too quickly and we needed to retreat.  Not to worry when you have your wedding at the Black Swan Country Club...they have a very convenient overhang that keeps you dry and we were able to get the proper outdoor looking shots to keep everyone happy.  Thank goodness they had that...here are a few shots from the session.

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Before reception started we were also able to get creative on a few indoor shots as well :)

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The reception was decorated beautifully and uplighting was a nice added touch.

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The reception began with introductions along with the first dance and parent dances.  There were some heartfelt speeches, cake cutting and DJ Kevin Cain had them dancing throughout the night. We also want to give Caryl a huge shout out.  She is the Senior Wedding Planner for the Black Swan and she did a great job managing all aspects of the day.  We wish Kerriann & Nick all the happiness in the world!!

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Katie + Joshua | VT Summer Wedding Video | Edson Hill Manor

  
  
  
  

10665870 10152747787330802 6259450685771174890 nOne of the interesting things about being a wedding videographer is seeing how each wedding is so unique and personal.  So much time, thought and effort has gone into creating a unique and special day for the couple, while their friends and family surround them with love and support.  I just loved how Katie + Joshua accomplished this through their recent wedding at Edson Hill Manor in Stowe, VT.  Countless hours went into the planning and design of all the details from the invites + programs, to the ceremony and every little detail in the reception.  Katie + Joshua did it ALL. 

It was such an amazing day and I feel so honored to have been there to capture it all for them on video.  Enjoy the Sneak Peek.  Much love!

Wedding Location: Edson Hill Manor
DJ: Peak Entertainment
Flowers: Juliet O'Neil
Cake: Sweet Crunch Bakery

Alayna + Paul | NH Summer Wedding Video | Castle In The Clouds

  
  
  
  

Castle In The CloudsAlayna and Paul got married at the beautiful and historic Castle in The Clouds in Moultonboro, New Hampshire on gorgeous August day.  Just like we are not a cookie-cutter videography studio, they did not have a "cookie-cutter" wedding! 

They had a rainbow theme throughout, including the wedding party which was very cool.  This, along with their other decorations, added a very personal touch to their day.  One of my favorites was how they asked everyone to throw pennies into the wishing pond. 

Alayna + Paul were full of goofiness and just a joy to be around on their special day.  Their hand-written vows were pretty awesome too.  Thanks so much for letting us share in your special day and capturing it on video for you!

Wedding Location: Castle In The Clouds
DJ: CJ the DJ
Flowers: Simple Bouquets
Cake: Ooo La La Creative Cakes

Mikelle & Kyle - Dexter's Inn Sunapee, NH - Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Mikelle & Kyle were married at one of the most scenic venues we have been to in a while Dexter's Inn, Sunapee, NH.  It was also a crazy weather day in which it started out hot and muggy then ended with some pretty sizable thunderstorms.

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This place had it all from spacious rooms and cabins for bridal preparation to an awesome ceremony location with amazing views of the mountains and a tent to host the reception.

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The original plan was for Mikelle & Kyle to see each other for the first time as Mikelle walked down the isle, but after reflecting on the weather situaiton (and realizing there was a 75% chance of rain at the start of the ceremony) the decision was made to do a first reveal and get the pictures done before the rain came.  It would later turn out to be a great decision.

So we started with bridal preparations and getting detail shots of the dress, shoes, jewlery and it lead to some nice candid moments as things were unfolding.  

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The first reveal was done close to the ceremony spot for some great background pics.  Even though it was bright and sunny that would later change quickly.

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Here are some of the images we took as we walked around the grounds.  One of the places we were able to get some amazing images was by this little church located on the property in the woods a little bit.

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The rain held off and the ceremony was intimate and featured some readings along with a winebox ceremony.  This is where the bride and groom write notes to each other ahead of the ceremony and seal them with a bottle of wine to be opened 1 year later (some couples can go even further such as 5 years)

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We were able to get all the family photos and bridal photos in just ahead of the reception...then the heavens opened up.

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The reception included the introductions, first dance, toasts, cake cutting and parent dances.  Mikelle and Kyle commissioned artist Alison Vernon to paint a scene within the first dance which was such a neat idea and I highly recommend it.  Beyond that Sean Reardon from Get Down Tonight Entertainment had everyone dancing throughout the day and the head of Dexter's Inn, John did a great job keeping things organized throughout the day.  We wish Mikelle and Kyle all the best and happiness they can have as a married couple!

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Tammy & Chris - Common Man Inn - Wedding Photography

  
  
  
  

Tammy & Chris were married on a humid Sunday at a unique venue in Plymouth, NH called The Common Man Inn.  The reason why I say its unique is that one of the ceremony location options is in an actual greenhouse which gave it a really nice intimate feel for the ceremony.  There are also miles of railroad tracks which make for some great backdrop for pictures.

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We started off by photographing bridal preparations.  During this time we usually get detail shots of the dress, shoes, jewlery which we did, but there was one twist.  Tammy is a big time runner who has done marathons and half marathons and in fact Tammy and I ran the Dopey Challange at Disney last January which was a 48.6 mile race over 4 days (in case your curious its a 5k, 10k, half marathon, full marathon).  So Tammy's shoes were actually custom running shoes that said "run disney"on the side. 

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So everyone got ready in a building they call cabin in the woods which all the bridesmaids and the adorable flower girl got ready.  At the very end of the preperation Tammy walked downstairs and we had her dad close his eyes until she reached the bottom of the stairs for some very sweet reactions.

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One of the greatest things we love to capture is the grooms look as he sees his bride walking down the isle for the first time, but in this case the grooms mom had a pretty solid look as well! The ceremony was traditional with one extra part in which Tammy & Chris exchanged roses and then gave them to their mothers :)  

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After the ceremony the pictures flowed and here are some of what we were able to get.

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The reception featured introductions, first dance, parent dances, cake cutting (cake was fromOoo La La Creative Cakes) and dancing...Megan from Main Event Entertainment had everyone dancing all night long and they provided the photo booth as well.  Stephanie & Megan from the Inn did a great job in getting everything in order so all in all it was a great day...oh and the rain held off...bonus!  We wish the happy couple all the very best in life!

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