New Year New Word Nearing the end of 2018, I decided my “word” for 2019 would be: establish. I decided to use this word because I wanted to solidify my brand and mission for this business. In 2019, I would invest a major part of my business into continuing education. I decided one of those […]

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March 25, 2019

The Anchored Workshop| Charlotte, North Carolina | GEM Photography LLC

I can’t believe this is the last day of 2018. I feel like I took a nap and woke up to New Year’s Eve. This year flew by, They say, “Time flies when you are having fun”. Well. I must have had the time of my life (love that song) because 2018 moved at lightning […]

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December 31, 2018

Best of 2018- Part Six: Sorry Lebron These Pics Are The Real MVPs

Yesterday I mentioned how much I love black and whites, but nothing makes my heart skip a beat like a candid photo. I have taken quite a few classes on posing, and as a wedding and family photographer posing is a necessary skill. But there is something so special about candid photos. It tells the […]

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December 30, 2018

Best of 2018- Part Five: Let’s get Candid

2018 has been the year of weddings. I actually was a guest at a wedding for the first time in a long while. I can officially sing My Wish by Rascal Flats in my sleep. I love weddings. Yes, it is a very expensive day of an American’s life but is also one of the […]

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December 28, 2018

Best of 2018- Part 3: Mawidge is Wat Bwings Us Togeva Today

I started taking pictures because of children. My nieces needed a comfortable environment to get pictures. This year I didn’t do many kids and family portraits sessions, but I still took enough to make this blog post. I am around children all the time with being a substitute teacher and a full-time auntie ;). I […]

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December 27, 2018

Best of 2018 Part 2 : Kids Kids (Friends Reference)

O Em Gee!!! The love of your life just put a ring on it. They “went to Jared”, the kiss began with K, or whatever corny catchphrase you want to use. You hear congratulations daily. You are getting more social media likes than you ever have. You cant stop staring at you new blinged (not […]

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December 12, 2018

How To Pick the Picture Perfect Package

I have lived in three states New York, Washington, and of course Connecticut….. No matter where I move to I always make it back home…. Yes the taxes are high, the people are blunt, and the weather isnt always ideal, but it is still home…I am in between Boston and NYC…I get all four seasons…. […]

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November 3, 2018

There’s No Place Like Home: Wadsworth Mansion at Long Hill- Middletown CT

I remember meeting Eddie and Tracy at Cheshire Coffee about a year ago…. They were quiet and laid back… They told me that they like most couples tell me that they were awkward picture takers… To which I said challenge accepted… As you can see by the picture above that with some simple posing and […]

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October 31, 2018

Eddie and Tracy : La Bella Vista- Waterbury, CT

Growing up I spent many Thanksgivings in the Boston area. I-90 was even under construction then. I love the city of Boston its part of who I am. Though I cant stand the fact that the Red Sox won the World Series this year. Hate that the Patriots will probably make it to the playoffs […]

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October 29, 2018

I Think I’ll Go To Boston…. -Glen Magna Farms, Danvers MA

This is the second styled shoot I have been a part of. This is also the second wedding involved shoot that involved a church. The Atrium of Tenafly looks like most early century northeast churches. Pews, candles, carpeted altar, and of course stained glass windows. The stained glass window reflected in beautiful ways on the […]

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March 7, 2018

Classic Wedding Inspired Styled Shoot: Atrium at Tenafly- Tenafly, New Jersey

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