Allyson + Peter, Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

The produce loading docks in Pittsburgh's Strip District have been a location I've been wanting to shoot at for some time. So, when Allyson said "We want Pittsburgh. We trust you," I knew this was the time! Saying that we had a short planning process for Allyson and Peter's engagement session and wedding would be … Continue reading Allyson + Peter, Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

Elizabeth + Chris, Pittsburgh Engagement Session

Elizabeth and Chris brought some heat to the Hot Metal Bridge at the start of their engagement session on a cold day in March. We chose Pittsburgh as the location because just a few months earlier, Chris popped the question during a special date night in the city. And that's just the start of the … Continue reading Elizabeth + Chris, Pittsburgh Engagement Session

Ben + Danielle, Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

Warm November days are few and far between sometimes, so when they come around, I'm always excited to spend them in the city photographing two people in love. Ben is my husband's cousin and I was so excited to when he and Danielle asked me to take their engagement pictures! Fun fact: Ben and Danielle … Continue reading Ben + Danielle, Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

Engagement portraits North Shore Pittsburgh, PA

Bethany + Nate — Pittsburgh, PA Engagement Portraits

50 degrees in January? I'll take it! What a perfect day we had for Bethany and Nate's engagement session in downtown Pittsburgh. We started on the North Shore, capturing the beautiful golden bridges, the shimmering city reflections on the river, and the Pittsburgh skyline. In between outfit changes, they confessed to me that they thought … Continue reading Bethany + Nate — Pittsburgh, PA Engagement Portraits

Couples portraits with dog at IUP South Campus

Kayla + Josh…and Bane — Indiana, PA Fall Portraits

Kayla is a family friend and in the top 3 of my kids favorite babysitters. She and her boyfriend Josh are just wild about their doggie, Bane...and you can see why! Bane is full of life and just a sweet dog! Fall was also in full swing at our session and the colors were A-MA-ZING! … Continue reading Kayla + Josh…and Bane — Indiana, PA Fall Portraits

Engagement portraits North Shore Pittsburgh PA PNC Park

Jeff + Jess — Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

I love doing sessions in the city and even more so when they are with two people as fun as Jeff and Jess! Jess (who I affectionately refer to simply as Debo) has been one of my best friends since high school. These two Pittsburghers love their city and their Pirates! We started the session … Continue reading Jeff + Jess — Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

Engagement portraits in Pittsburgh at North Shore and West End Overlook

Brittney + Rocco — Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

To contrast their upcoming wedding at Camp Kon O Kwee Spencer (a pretty rural, rustic location), Brittney and Rocco wanted to do their portraits in the city of Pittsburgh. And what a day we had in the city! Perfect weather and the sunset on the river OMGeeeee!! We started at the West End Overlook, which has … Continue reading Brittney + Rocco — Pittsburgh Engagement Portraits

romantic winter engagement portraits in pine trees

Bree + Wade Engagement Portraits — McConnell’s Mill State Park — Beaver County PA Photographer

One thing's for sure about this winter - it was cold and we got a lot of snow! When Bree said she wanted romantic snow pictures for her engagement session, I immediately thought of McConnell's Mill State Park. The old mill, the covered bridge, the rocky trails, and the pines - all perfect ingredients for … Continue reading Bree + Wade Engagement Portraits — McConnell’s Mill State Park — Beaver County PA Photographer

Engagement portraits in Beaver, PA at log cabin and along Ohio River

Chelsea + Dave — Engagement Portraits — Beaver County PA Photographer

Another stroke of luck - capturing a rustic fall theme in the winter. I can't take credit for the amazing weather we had this day - the Big Guy upstairs gave us gorgeous sun that warmed everything up and made it look like September when it was really December. Ok, so maybe like late October … Continue reading Chelsea + Dave — Engagement Portraits — Beaver County PA Photographer

Karissa + Brandon — Engagement Portraits — Rock Furnace Trail — Apollo, PA Photographer

I have lived just outside of Apollo for almost 5 years now and I've never heard of the Rock Furnace Trail - what a treasure! (yes, I said "treasure" truly is awesome!). Beautiful wooded trails and THREE waterfalls! We only ventured to the first of the three for my session with Karissa and Brandon...something about … Continue reading Karissa + Brandon — Engagement Portraits — Rock Furnace Trail — Apollo, PA Photographer