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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Not Just a Mom

To be in a position to take care of others, you need to take care of yourself first. When not at work, Brooke is either responding to Ellis’ needs or to those of her bearded adult baby who also needs attention. If she’s lucky, she might get an episode or two of The Mindy Project […]

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Christine and Clayton

Christine and Clayton aren’t most comfortable being the center of attention. They made the wedding day seem familiar by having it at the family home, and after the ceremony Christine changed into a cute blue dress to blend in with their loved ones instead of feeling like she was standing out. I loved the relaxed and […]

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Rina and Ian

Rina and Ian got married at the Essex Conference Center. Family and friends came from all over the world to celebrate in the art-filled retreat in the woods. I didn’t have the opportunity to meet Rina and Ian before the wedding, and it was a treat to find out how nice they were and how sweet […]

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Melissa and Markus

Melissa and Markus are still adorable. While shooting their wedding at The Hawthorne I found out where they get it from. Their families were so charming and affectionate. My job was made easy by all the laughs and subtle expressions. The massive palm of cake to the face was also memorable. I know there still […]

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Good Harbor

Ellis’ nursery is ocean-themed. His middle name is a local beach. His parents love the sea and are hell-bent on making sure their son does, too. If we don’t manufacture every component of Ellis’ destiny then who will? He was born in the winter, so Ellis didn’t make his first trip to the beach (at least one […]

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Jackie and Nicole

Can I flatter myself for a second and tell you that Jackie and I are cut from the same cloth? We are both newspaper photographers turned wedding photographers. I was so honored that she and Nicole invited me to document their beautiful mountain-top wedding in Littleton, NH. All of their family and friends were so welcoming, and […]

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