Ten questions for me (warning: spoilers!)

Posted on Mar 19, 2014 in events, Weddings

I was recently invited by Megan Torres to participate in a feature on her wedding style blog A Touch of Modern. I hope I didn’t give away too much!  

We’re moving!

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 in Artwalk, events, gallery

After half a decade on the west side of West 14th street (next to Zion United Church of Christ) we are moving the photo studio and art gallery across the street to the former location of Second Hand Bow-Tique (2687 W. 14th). In the time I’ve been at the current location I have seen an ...

Clare and Jayson

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 in Weddings, winter weddings

The first wedding of 2014 was an intimate, late afternoon gathering at Lakewood’s Nicholson House. A cold rainy, snowy day took nothing away from the festivities and good cheer. And in spite of the inclement weather and darkness, we still managed to make it outside for a final portrait.

Wedding Favorites: Best of 2013

Posted on Jan 8, 2014 in Weddings

2013 saw quite a range of weddings, from less than 50 to more than 500 guests, from Croatian to Jewish Orthodox, straight to gay, high school sweethearts to second time around-ers, skydivers, rockers, harlem shakers, rain, sleet, and snow… I covered it all, and it was always a delight and challenge to capture the real ...

Becky and Josh: House of Blues wedding

Posted on Nov 7, 2013 in Weddings

The cold, wind, rain, sleet, and a few other unanticipated bumps couldn’t discourage Becky and Josh from making the most of their wedding day, with a full photo session at multiple downtown Cleveland locations. Our extensive shoot was followed by a beautiful ceremony and a reception full of energy at the Cleveland House of Blues. ...

Katy & Marcel: a rainy fall wedding in Cleveland

Posted on Oct 23, 2013 in Weddings

Katy and Marcel’s wedding day, beginning at St Charles Borromeo in in Parma, saw a steady downpour until just before outdoor photos in the historic Tremont neighborhood. Lucky them, and lucky us, as we got a lot of great images. From there the party moved on to Avon Oaks Country Club for an elegant reception. ...

Patricia & Tony: Friends, family, and fun at the Clifton Barn

Posted on Oct 16, 2013 in Weddings

Good times with old friends and family set the mood at Patricia and Tony’s laid back and intimate wedding celebration at the Clifton Barn. The back patio and cozy dining room was the perfect setting for easy going conversation and socializing throughout the evening.        

Jared and Joseph, tying the knot in Oberlin

Posted on Jul 15, 2013 in Weddings

Hot pink and hot weather was the order of the day for Jared and Joseph as they celebrated their intimate, lively wedding in Oberlin. The day was not complete, though, without a stop at home to include the beagles, not to mention Jared’s conservatory and Joseph’s gym rounding out the photo ops before heading to ...

Callie and Kevin’s wedding at Windows on the River

Posted on Jul 1, 2013 in Weddings

I recently had the pleasure to shoot the wedding of fellow photographer (and my former intern) Callie, as I had done for her sister Samantha a few years back. It is always very gratifying to have multiple members of the same family come to me for their photography, and I wish them them best! Callie ...

Cleveland Area Wedding Venues: Mooreland Mansion

Posted on May 1, 2013 in venues, wedding planning

Mooreland Mansion is located on the campus of Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, Ohio, and is available as a very elegant wedding venue for both the service and the reception. We love shooting there for the beautiful turn of the century architecture and the lovely gardens. There are multiple locations both inside and out, including the ...