April 25, 2018
blisswork weddings

In Which a New Family Makes it Legal or Getting Married at Boston City Hall

Weekday Wedding Ceremony at City Hall And she brought the balloons. Tis the season of getting married at City Hall!  I seem to be heading to Boston's Government Center a fair amount in April and May. In fact, I am pret ...

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April 17, 2018
blisswork weddings

A Very Small Downtown Boston Wedding

A Very Small Downtown Boston Wedding It's been a very long roll out to Spring.  We've all been feeling it.   Earlier this month I had the pleasure of photographing  a very small downtown Boston wedding.  So small that the only people in attendance were a brother and their amazing little dog.  Which ...

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April 10, 2018
compelling scenes from history fun

A Week in SF

The last week of March I spend in San Francisco.  It has been nearly ten years since I left.  Much has changed.  Much has not.  I went out there specifically to be part of the live audience of Creative Live's Social Media Week.  In addition to being one of my favorite ways of learning from my photo ...

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February 27, 2018
blisswork fun weddings

A Video! Behind the Scenes with Me

This one has been quite some time in the making, and in finally sharing!  I was able to work with my friend and neighbor Kevin at Fort Point Media to capture some behind the scenes at two shoots (one in Fort Point and a lovely New Year's Eve Boston City Hall wedding).  Kevin also got me into the stu ...

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February 13, 2018
weddings

Studio Portraits Wedding Pictures Indoors

It was just too cold to be outside.  One of those bitter Saturday mornings with icy winds and icy streets. When F called and asked if we could shoot their wedding portraits at our indoor studio space, I understood exactly why. Often I get asked about a Plan B for taking portraits indoors for Bost ...

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February 6, 2018
engagements

What to Wear | Winter Engagement Photos

What to Wear | Winter Engagement Photos I finally got around to using Polyvore!  I do love a mood board - and this is a way to create a visual collages that is very easy and fun.  II'm sure you have seen these collages on Pinterest. I've been meaning to play around with this for ages. And it is as ...

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January 23, 2018
children and families

At Home Maternity and Newborn Portraits | Boston Family Photographer

Boston Family Photos Southie Maternity Portraits What a privilege to watch this family grow!  We did both the maternity session and the newborn portrait shoot right at their home, taking advantage of the cozy nursery and the excited pets.  I so enjoyed working with the Villanovas to tell this piec ...

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January 10, 2018
blisswork engagements portraits

Indoor Engagement Photos Boston

Boston Indoor Engagement Session New England winter.  Outdoor shoots. Yikes.  While you could throw caution to the wind and shoot outdoor, there are many months that you, and I, would rather cozy up inside.   A and N wanted to do an indoor engagement shoot in Boston even before we knew it would be ...

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December 12, 2017
children and families compelling scenes from history

Our Own Family Snow Day! Leonardo’s First Sled Ride

Sunday I heard Papa utter words I never hear between October and May, when he is mostly and indoor cat. Let's go out to play! My own father had dropped off a sled the night before, in anticipation of the first snow of the season.  Not only it is the first snow of winter, it was L's first snowy adv ...

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