thank you!

Thanks everybody for reading my photoblog and for all your comments. I hope I’ve been able to provide you with photos you enjoy and information you can use! Being a photographer in the New York, New Jersey, Long Island and Hudson Valley areas is alternately amazing and maddening, and I look forward to more successes…

red bank wedding engagement

These beautiful ladies wanted to have their wedding engagement photography portraits taken near their favorite stomping ground, so we took the pictures in the Riverside Park Gardens in Red Bank, New Jersey. This will be my first same sex wedding and I’m excited to be a part of the cultural revolution that is taking place…

gothic bridge engagement photos

This couple wanted a fun, relaxed engagement shoot in a part of Central Park that isn’t as photographed and recognizable as some other parts of the park. I recommended the Gothic Bridge near the Reservoir. We had a great time and wrapped the shoot up with some ice cream. To view their wedding click here.

engaged in yonkers

This happy couple almost postponed their engagement shoot due to the weather, but I convinced them a wet walk in Tibbetts Brook Park in Yonkers could be just as romantic as a dry one. It certainly enabled us to get unique photos that are unlike the typical “flowers and sunshine” engagement portraits. To see their…

a walk in the park

This engagement photography session started in front of the Apple Store on 5th Avenue in New York City, and then meandered into Central Park, going from fields and flowers to the Dairy and, finally, Bethesda Fountain.

brooklyn engagement photos

This young couple wanted to have their engagement portraits taken in two locations; at the base of the Brooklyn Bridge overlooking the Manhattan skyline, and in Prospect Park near one of their favorite stone arch bridges and the Lullwater Bridge.

a hoboken wedding engagement

This lovely couple was excited to celebrate their wedding engagement by scheduling a photo session on the shores of the Hudson River in New Jersey. The view of the Manhattan skyline is second to none in Hoboken, so after meeting them at their New York City apartment, we took the Path train into Hoboken for…

new york rangers fan’s engagement session

Nothing says “engaged to be married” more than a springtime portrait session in Central Park with a floral backdrop. This couple wanted to document their love of each other along with that of their dog and the New York Rangers.

giants fan’s engagement photo shoot

Where else would diehard New York Giants fans have their engagement photos taken, but between the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges with a great view of the New York City skyline? Throw in a little spray painted construction and the family dog, and you get truly unique portraits.

engaged in sunnyside, queens

This couple chose to honor their heritage and have their wedding engagement photos taken in the neighborhood they grew up in. Rainy days make for challenging and fun portrait sessions, but thankfully we had the subway station to dip into when it started to pour. To see their wedding photos, click here.