Greg and Ashley | Engaged | Bay Head , NJ | Monmouth and Ocean Country NJ Wedding and Engagment Photographer

    When Ashley and I were planning her Bay Head Beach family session, I didn’t realize that she was recently engaged. I was pleasantly surprised when her new fiance, Greg joined her and her super fun family for their session. Ashley told me that their engagement party was in two weeks.. and wanted to incorporate a mini engagement session. I was more than happy to! This couple was so very sweet. My style of photography is 75% candid – I pose and direct my subjects.. but once they are... Read The Rest →

Evelyn + Steve | Engaged | Love Me I Do Photography | New Jersey Wedding and Engagment Photography

    Marianne and I of Love Me I Do Photography had an amazing time at Grounds for Sculpture while shooting this engagement session. I think our favorite spots were the bridge with the steam off the pond.. and the bamboo. Such a beautiful spot. We will be posting our joint LMID post soon, but I just wanted to share with you some of my favorite shots from that day. Enjoy !       E + S had their engagement session just a couple weeks before their wedding took... Read The Rest →

Sneak Peak! Danielle + Eli Engaged { NJ Wedding and Engagement Photographer }

        The first time Danielle and I spoke on the phone.. it was for an hour – and by the end of our call, I felt like we were friends. She’s so energetic and enthusiastic.. not to mention totally in love with Eli. . . and the feeling is definitely mutual between she and him. Yesterday was perhaps the most sincere + romantic engagement shoot the Love Me I Do Photography has ever had. They love each other so much, that when they looked into each others... Read The Rest →

Sneak Peak! Katie and Nick – Engaged – Asbury Park , NJ { NJ Wedding and Engagment Photographer }

This past Tuesday, I had two photo sessions planned.First, with the amazing vocalist Jo Wymer in Freehold (previews coming soon!).. Later that day, with the adorable Katie and Nick scheduled to get married this coming fall. That morning I looked out the window.. and saw huge sheets of fog everywhere. I knew I’d be safe with Jo’s session, because it was very inland. Katie and Nick took off work that day for the occasion so I knew I’d be have to work with the fog.. not against it. I was... Read The Rest →

Featured on The East Coast Bride Wedding Blog { NJ Wedding and Portrait Photographer }

If you’re engaged, and haven’t check out The East Coast Bride, I encourage you to do so! It is full of “endless inspiration”. Keri and Krista, the founders and editors of the site, were a blast to photograph on the hottest day of 2012 yet! We climbed rocks, smiled and gigled a lot.. and walked the Asbury Park, NJ boardwalk – not to mention all while I was behind the lens. I always tell my engagment session couples to dress bright. It really does add to the photo fun. Well…... Read The Rest →

The Launch of the Un-Jersey Bride Wedding Blog ! { NJ Wedding and Event Photographer }

Congratulations to Feuza¬† Reis of the Un-Jersey Bride for her terrific creation! The Un-Jersey Bride is a blog resource for brides, grooms and wedding vendors who do not fit the stereotypes of what New Jersey is. They share fun, hip, modern and funky NJ wedding ideas like locations, vendors and so much more. The Un-Jersey Bride aims to go against the grain by breaking these stereotypes. Here are some moments I captured from their launch party at 2 Chicks with Chocolate, located in South River, NJ. It was SO MUCH... Read The Rest →

Karly + Alex’s 3 Year Wedding Anniversary { NJ Wedding and Engagment Photographer }

Date: August 24, 2011 I attended their wedding.. and three years later, they are even more in love. I had so much fun capturing it. Alex and Karly were so at ease during our shoot.. we were in beautiful places on a gorgeous day. So much fun! XO! Don’t forget to visit if you’re planning on getting married! Thanks for stopping by! -Kristen ! Share → Tweet

Manhattan City Hall Candid Fun! { NYC Wedding Photographer }

Date: February 24, 2012 Location: City Hall, Manhattan I was hired to shoot an amazing city hall wedding yesterday.. but not by the people pictured below! I’m quick with my camera and took these during the moments of waiting to be called in for MY couple’s ceremony. My bride actually said, “Take it, take it! That will be so great for your portfolio!” She comes from a similar profession and knows the ropes! So, below are candids (and two posed after they realized I was taking candids!) of some lovely... Read The Rest →