Introducing the new Mr. and Mrs. Tarbox!

Some days I can’t believe I get to live THIS life!  Ken and Laura are wonderful examples of why we do what we do.  They’re sweet, adorably in love, and two of the most thoughtful people you’ll ever meet. Their wedding was at this really beautiful backyard with water and sky-high pine trees. She owns… Read more »

Mr. and Mrs. Dillsworth: Tony and Ariana are married at St. Anthony of Padera Church and The Columns Banquets

This uber-sweet couple was married at the end of April in Buffalo, NY.  Their 1000 kilowatt smiles were shining from morning till night, pulling everyone around them into their happiness. Ariana with her mom during preparation: Stunning on the way to the church: Tony, every bit the dapper groom: Arriving at the church: Ariana being… Read more »

Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Eric and Maron Barraclough at Gasport Covenant UCC and Samuel’s Grande Manor

Eric and Maron planned to get married this coming June. But, plans are subject to change.  Especially when a beloved family member is faced with terminal illness. Calls were made.  Plans were changed. And, the end result was a New Year’s Day celebration of family and friends and love that will be remembered for years… Read more »

Introducing Sam and Erin Hackenberg at Clarence Presbyterian Church and Samuel’s Grande Manor

Sam and Erin had a beautiful, unseasonably warm day for their December wedding.  The wedding ceremony was held at Clarence Presbyterian Church and their reception was just down the street at Samuel’s Grande Manor.   These first four images were taken during their “first look.”  I just love the raw emotion here! Then, we moved… Read more »

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Kari Root!

Being with this group feels like home.  And, after photographing most of their friends and family, it should!  Last fall, Joe surprised Kari with an engagement (disguised as a new home photo shoot) that I blogged about here!  This fall, it was time for their wedding. Kari prepared at her parents’ house. And the ceremony… Read more »

Andrew and Kristina ~ Married at the Buffalo History Museum!

On a rainy day like this, I am so grateful for a go-with-the-flow bridal couple!  It changes the atmosphere to expectancy – what can we try next?! Final garter adjustment in the hotel’s hallway: Fun ride with her girls:  Photos with just the two of them: I love this!  The symmetry, colors, and texture.  Beautiful!!… Read more »

Chris + Stacey = Married at Becker Farms!

Chris and Stacey’s country wedding was held right around the corner from our house at Becker Farms (but they came from North Carolina!)  We love it there! Their sweet program: Her flower girls admiring her dress.  And, check out theirs!! Getting ready: With help from the little girls: Just the guys: Just the girls:  Stacey,… Read more »

Evan + Aimee = Married!!

We just thought this couple was the sweetest!  Their wedding was held at the North Presbyterian Church in North Tonawanda. This was the view from the balcony: And, from the back of the church.  Don’t you just love lovebirds?  These guests are sweetly holding hands while watching the ceremony. This is why I love offering… Read more »