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Danielle’s Favorite Pittsburgh Wedding Vendors: Introducing Exhale Events I’m so excited to start a new series for my brides!!  I have worked with some amazing creatives, and I really wanted to create a space on my blog to highlight them and their work. So I’ll be sharing some of my favorite Pittsburgh Wedding Vendors! It […]

Danielle’s Favorite Pittsburgh Wedding Vendors: Exhale Events

May 23, 2019

You guys are going to love this Catholic ceremony and Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel Wedding! But first of all… Do you remember Erin and Joe and their downtown Pittsburgh engagement session? These two met at Archie’s bar and hit it off playing darts, so of course we had to start their session there! Besides a good […]

Erin & Joe | Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel Wedding | Pittsburgh, PA

May 21, 2019

8 Questions to Ask Before Hiring Your Wedding Photographer Hopefully by now you’ve read over my recent blog posts about how to choose your wedding photographer. We talked about 5 Trending Shooting Styles among wedding photographers, and also 5 Trending Editing Styles. It’s important to know and understand which styles you love and think would […]

8 Questions to Ask Before Hiring Your Wedding Photographer

May 16, 2019

Family Maternity Portraits | Ebenezer Bridge | McDonald, PA Kylie + Billy Kylie and Billy are such a wonderful couple, and I couldn’t have been more thrilled to take these maternity portraits at Ebenezer Bridge for them! I have been photographing these two since little Lilliana was the one in Kylie’s belly! After she was […]

Kylie & Billy | Family Maternity Portraits | Ebenezer Bridge | McDonald Pa

May 14, 2019

I’m hoping to help you make one decision regarding your wedding a little bit simpler: choosing your wedding photographer. It’s important to understand all the different options out there, and then you can decide which way your heart leans! Last week we broke down some of the different trending shooting styles among wedding photographers. So […]

Choosing Your Wedding Photographer: 5 Trending Editing Styles

May 9, 2019

John and Evelyn’s beautiful St James Catholic Church and Heinz History Center Wedding in Pittsburgh was nothing short of amazing, despite – or perhaps because – of a day full of rain. However, the rain didn’t stop us from creating magical portraits or having fun. In fact, as you’ll soon see, the rain made for incredible […]

Evelyn & John | Heinz History Center Wedding | Pittsburgh, PA

May 7, 2019

 5 Trending Photography Styles Choosing your style for your wedding day Let me guess. Wedding planning is way harder than you anticipated? If you don’t think so, just wait. In a few more months, you might be singing a different tune. Okay, not everyone will have such a hard time, but the wedding process is […]

Choosing Your Wedding Photographer: 5 Trending Photography Styles

May 2, 2019

I remember the first time I saw Austin and Kimberly together. We were out to dinner with some of my husband’s coworkers, and I witnessed their adorable connection. I was not surprised when I later head they were getting married. I am still obsessed with their sweet engagement session from last spring. It took place […]

Austin & Kimberly | Beaver County Elopement

April 30, 2019

    Hold up – isn’t it “bad luck” for the bride and groom to see each other before the ceremony? My opinion? Not at all! This is an old wives’ tale. It is just the traditional thing to do. Traditions are beautiful and have their place on a wedding day, but I’m here to […]

For Brides: 3 Reasons To Consider a First Look

April 25, 2019

Jessica and Timothy’s Warrendale wedding took place at the lovely St. Richard’s Roman Catholic Church and their reception was held at The Camelot Banquet Hall. As it usually happens, their wedding day snuck up so fast! I remember speaking with Jessica over the phone back in 2017 about the big day and her expectations. Over […]

Jessica & Timothy’s Wedding | St. Richard’s Church | Warrendale, PA

April 23, 2019


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