A Beautiful Wedding Day at the Delamar Hotel I love when I get to shoot new venues, so shooting a wedding at the Delamar Hotel was a welcomed experience. It was a beautiful spring day in May. Probably one of the greatest weather days of the year. Though the sun was hot the breeze made […]

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August 7, 2019

Delamar Hotel Wedding | West Hartford, CT | Maggie and Andrew

From Instagram to New Milford I have known Clarissa of Pink Olive Events for almost a year now. We first met at a networking function at her new office space. Next, as most wedding vendors do, we started following each other on Instagram. As the months went on we would take to each other through […]

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May 2, 2019

Winter Wonderland Styled Shoot| 19 Main| New Milford, CT

Welcome Back GEM Photography A little known fact about me I grew up in Meriden, CT. I had walked in the Daffodil parade as a kid, played at Cepa Field, and have walked up to Castle Craig. So when Latisha of BluuRibbon Events asked me to collaborate at the Silver City Ballroom in Meriden for […]

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April 25, 2019

Styled Shoot| Silver City Ballroom Meriden, CT

The Meeting I remember meeting Lisa and Chris at Rebel Dog in Plainville on a Sunday afternoon. It was super busy. First, I had to fight to grab a table because apparently, Sunday afternoons are the busiest day of the week. The three of us sat down and got right to it. Meeting with couples […]

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April 3, 2019

Grand Oak Villa |Oakville CT |Chris & Lisa

You’re back from the beach, park. mountaintop, or some other location of amusement. You are sitting on the couch relaxing and are delighted by the notification from your photographer of a sneak peek. A couple of weeks later your online gallery is ready and the share button is your new best friend. Next stop Instagram […]

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January 10, 2019

Creative Ways to Use Your Engagement Photos |GEM Photography| CT Wedding Photographer

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

My love for photography didn’t start 4 years ago when I started this business. It began when I was a teenager. I have always loved taking pictures. Growing up you could find me without a phone but I always have had a camera. I used to get excited about my film being ready at CVS, […]

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December 29, 2018

Best of 2018 -Part 4: It’s Black It’s White

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

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

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