Sunday, November 27, 2011

Nancy & Matt: I Do at the Bee & Thistle Inn

Yesterday, I shot my last wedding of the year. And I could not have asked for a greater way to end my 2011 season. Nancy and Matt were fun and easy-going and soooooooo in love. The way they looked at each other seriously melted my heart a little with each little glance and each lingering stare. They were like giddy little kids and it was so lovely to get to capture this most special day in their lives.

And everything was special about the day...the place, one of my favorite venues, The Bee and Thistle Inn in Old Lyme, was the perfect backdrop and setting for this magical union. Carol Schilling officiated and details from the cake to the flowers to the table design to the place cards and menu were all the doing of master event planner Linnea Rufo, the ever-graceful and creative InnKeeper.

And if all this goodness wasn't quite enough, Nancy was truly a vision. She has silver blonde hair...I've never seen anything quite like it, and she, along with her amazing hair, were completely captivating - my camera and I had a field day. And Matt was quite the catch as well, so as you will see below, these two kids were completely gorgeous and totally head over heels for each other.

So, you see, it was a truly lovely way for my 2011 season to conclude. And I want to take a moment to thank all of my wonderful and amazing couples from this year. I am so blessed to have met all of you and am honored to be the one who got to capture one of the most important days in your lives. All of your love stories are unique and it was so wonderful to constantly bear witness to such love and fullness of heart. You all are truly inspiring and it so makes me look forward to the day when I meet my match :) Thank you all, for showing me what the meaning of true love is. I am so glad that I got to make some art out it for you all :)

Now, witness Nancy and Matt's special day...

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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Lisa & Jeff at The Bee & Thistle Inn

A little Snippet right before Turkey Day...

This was at the ever amazing Bee & Thistle Inn. If you haven't experienced the magic of this most special place, then go...now...run...best ambiance, hosts, location, feeling...you feel like a better "You" when you are there...and it's where people go to vow their unions of self, love, and trust...

And I am so lucky to get to witness it.

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Monday, November 14, 2011

Joanna & Eddie Sneak Peek: Wedding at The Bee & Thistle Inn...

Joanna & Eddie got married at the Bee & Thistle in Old Lyme, CT on Saturday. And it was beautiful...Here's a little preview:

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Wedding Day Kiss...

Be still my heart...love is beautiful :)

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

All That Jazz...

Little Sneak Peek from a recent studio shoot with Miss Katie Comstock, jazz siren extroadinaire. Her voice is incredible...

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Thursday, November 3, 2011

Amber...

is beautiful :)

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Halloween Sneak Peek...

These bursting colors are actually exactly how I captured this - no boosting in post production. Love to drag my shutter with flash to really capture how the lighting looks in a dimly lit room...

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