Cathy and James–back in Cleveland

Posted on Aug 22, 2014 in engagements, portraits

Cathy and James, both native Clevelanders and current Seattle citizens came back to town recently for a portrait session in advance of their October Cleveland wedding. We decided on the Cleveland Museum of Art and surrounding area, taking advantage of the morning hours before the mad rush of wedding parties overran the lagoon.     ...

Liz and KC: engagement session at the West Side Market

Posted on Jul 8, 2014 in engagements, portraits

When I asked KC and Liz where they wanted to do their engagement portrait session, they answered The West Side Market with no hesitation. The colorful and popular Cleveland landmark is a favorite of many, and for many captures a lot of the charm of this town.

Mindy and Antuan: E-session at the Cultural Gardens

Posted on May 28, 2014 in portraits, Weddings

In anticipation of their August wedding, I met up with Mindy and Antuan for a portrait session near Cleveland’s Cultural gardens. The warm afternoon light matched their sunny dispositions perfectly…                                        

Caroline and Shmuel: wintery engagement session at the Cleveland Cultural gardens

Posted on Dec 4, 2013 in engagements, portraits

We caught up with Caroline and Shmuel over the Thanksgiving holiday to get some portraits in anticipation of their wedding next summer. The snow was ever so soft, and their enthusiasm couldn’t be thwarted by the cold.

Book now for your Fall Cleveland area portraits

Posted on Sep 17, 2013 in portraits, promotions, seniors

September and October are busy months for portraits in northeast Ohio. Not only is the weather perfect, but customers can get prints, canvasses, and cards done well in time for the holidays. Children, families, anniversaries, seniors, even a fresh headshot for your resume or online presence–all benefit from a professional photo session. Family and formal ...

Gail and Ben: engagement session at the Cleveland Museum of Art lagoon

Posted on Aug 16, 2013 in engagements

While a popular destination for wedding day photos, Wade Lagoon makes a great setting for location portraits of any kind. In anticipation of their wedding next year, Gail and Ben chose the lagoon as the setting for their engagement session portraits this summer. Engagement portraits are a great opportunity for clients and photographer to meet ...

Suzanne and Ikey and a beautiful day in the valley

Posted on Nov 26, 2012 in engagements

We had the pleasure of catching up with Suzanne and Ikey recently in anticipation of their wedding next year in order to shoot some engagement portraits at the Brecksville Reservation. In spite of the chill, the late autumn sun cast a beautiful glow.

Carla and John: Engagement session in Tremont

Posted on Apr 24, 2012 in engagements

After loosening them up in the studio, we hit a couple of locations nearby and at Lincoln Park on a lovely April afternoon… Looking for a wedding photographer? Contact me for availability and see more information here.

Engagement session season in Cleveland

Posted on Apr 13, 2012 in wedding planning, Weddings

While engagement sessions can be shot any time of the year, this is typically a busier than usual period–just before the mad rush of wedding season. Here are a few faves from the past year or so for your enjoyment and inspiration: Looking for a wedding photographer? Contact me for availability and see more information here. ...

Jen and Brian out in the cold

Posted on Feb 14, 2012 in engagements

We set aside a snowy and WINDY day in February to shoot Jen and Brian for their engagement session. Starting in the studio at Mastroianni Photography and Arts, then out to Lincoln Park in the Tremont neighborhood of Cleveland, and back to the studio.