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“We’re sortof a big, awkward, tight-knit family.”

This is how Matt and Allie describe their newly-formed family of four. Soon after Matt and Allie got married, they wanted a companion for Matt’s English Bulldog Giuseppe, and Lois the Frenchie puppy was the perfect fit! Matt says, “Thankfully our plan to provide a companion for Giuseppe worked and they are now best friends. It would have been pretty devastating if it backfired on us!”

Lois and Giuseppe live in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and their daily routine includes sleeping, wrestling, eating, and taking a daily walk to the Williamsburg pier. “They’re practically inseparable,” says Matt.

It was a joy photographing these two New York City bulldogs. This is a glimpse into their world.

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We are so excited to have Liz and Dan‘s beautiful St. Barnard’s Cathedral wedding and University Club reception published in the Whirl Wedding Guide this year! Liz and Dan’s wedding was absolutely stunning from start to finish, and we are so thankful for clients who make our job such a joy.

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  • September 23, 2014 - 12:43 am

    Nanjatiana - Anna – Wow!!! The pictures are cviniaatptg. Its amazing how children like these can inspire you just from a picture. My favorite after looking many time is the first one ..I felt like this is what Peter Pan would look like as a little boy.ReplyCancel

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When I first met Amanda and Jonathan, we talked about our common love for the Strip District and had a wonderful time documenting their relationship before marriage. When their wedding day finally arrived, it was one of the most beautiful days of the year, and it took place in one of my FAVORITE venues in the city: The Renaissance Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh. It was a gorgeous, classy day, and we were so thankful to be part of it.

Here are a few favorite images from their day. Enjoy!!

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  • October 28, 2014 - 8:43 pm

    Cassandra - Gorgeous pictures! Thanks for capturing my baby’s sister’s magical day :)!!ReplyCancel

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Holly and Neil’s wedding day was one of the most classy, sweet, loving, FUN days I’ve ever documented. From the minute we showed up, we were welcomed into their day as if we were family, and it was such a joy photographing their love. The wedding began at St. Mary’s on the beautiful Mount Washington, and the reception was held at the stunning Omni William Penn Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh.

Holly and Neil, thank you for inviting us to be part of your day. It was truly beautiful in every way.

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Ever since traveling to Chicago to photograph Crystal and Mike’s engagement, we have been SO excited for their wedding day to arrive! When it finally did, it was a gorgeous, fun day with a chapel ceremony, a beautiful outdoor reception, and the most amazing dance party I have ever seen!

Crystal and Mike, thank you so much to you and your families for welcoming us so warmly into your day. It was so much fun to document, and most of all, it was a joy spending time with both of you again.

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  • October 9, 2014 - 2:48 am

    Kate Weckesser English - Aaaaawwww!ReplyCancel

  • October 9, 2014 - 2:02 pm

    Ally Girone - Wow, very pretty! Really captures how much fun was hadReplyCancel

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Lauren and Brendan’s wedding day was so incredibly beautiful from start to finish… from the stunning St. Bernards ceremony to our sunny portrait session to the elegant Longue Vue Club reception, every detail was perfect. These two did not stop smiling all day, and it was a JOY to document their love.

Lauren and Brendan, I can’t thank you enough for being YOU. You made our jobs so easy and fun, and I am so excited for you to see a preview of your photos. :)

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  • September 2, 2014 - 10:31 pm

    Kathy Morgan - OMG I love everyone of these. Great job!ReplyCancel

  • September 4, 2014 - 6:09 pm

    Victoria Deardorff - really nice milla!ReplyCancel

  • September 22, 2014 - 10:58 am

    Ajmal - Sean, I am amazed at the Memorial Tree Garden and your cmmnitmeot and dedication to this wonderful project. As a member of Hays Hills, I want to say thank you for all your hard work and tell you how much I appreciate having such a beautiful place to go to for prayer, reflection, and meditation. May God be praised and my His blessings be upon you.Tim SnowdenReplyCancel

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I knew Allison and Mike were going to be a good fit for us when they emailed to introduce themselves and to tell us about their adorable puggle named Ella! We were sad that Ella couldn’t make the wedding, but we were SO excited to work with Allison and Mike and to document their beautiful day. The wedding ceremony took at Heinz Chapel in Oakland and the reception was at the University of Pittsburgh’s beautiful University Club terrace and ballroom.

Allison and Mike, thank you so much for treating us like old friends and for welcoming us to tell the story of your day. Your family and friends were so kind, and we had a wonderful time celebrating with you. Here are a few favorites from your day!

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  • September 2, 2014 - 3:37 pm

    Kathy Bates - Unbelievable!! ReplyCancel

  • September 2, 2014 - 3:52 pm

    Beth Crook Insalaco - Gorgeous photos, Milla & Brad! ReplyCancel

  • September 2, 2014 - 7:00 pm

    Anonymous - Fabulous!
    Perfect couple…..perfect day….wonderful memories captured!ReplyCancel

  • September 2, 2014 - 7:01 pm

    Mina Herrera - Very good pictures!ReplyCancel

  • September 3, 2014 - 4:57 pm

    Michele Milito - Beautiful!ReplyCancel