Meet Will and Tonia Before getting into the Saville Dam engagement session I have to say, growing up in the 90s was the best. First, we had Saturday morning cartoons like Muppet Babies and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Next, we played the original Mario Kart on Super Nintendo. Most important, we had some amazing sports […]

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May 9, 2019

Will and Tonia|Engagement Session| Saville Dam- Barkhamsted, CT & Old Drake Flower Bridge- Simsbury, CT

Meet Jake and Jocelyn In the wedding photography industry, January and February are known as booking season. My inbox is constantly flooded with a ton of inquiries. Some are what we like to call “tire kickers”, but not Jocelyn. I knew from our first phone call that we would be a good fit. Not only […]

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April 18, 2019

Jake & Jocelyn |Engagement Session| Topsmead State Forest, Litchfield CT

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

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 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)

As a wedding photographer I meet with many couples …. Some work out some don’t.. As soon as  I sat down at the coffee house table I knew I wanted to photograph their wedding… They (like me) are very chill, relaxed, and have a dry sense of humor. They asked me if they could include […]

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April 25, 2018

Eddie and Tracy’s Engagement Session: West Haven Beach- West Haven, CT

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