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Dana and I have known each other since I was in 9th grade.  She was a year ahead of me.  I was (and still am) quiet, a bit awkward, and kept to myself for the most part.  If you know Dana, you know that’s NOT her personality.  She’s outgoing, loves to laugh, and is sharp […]

My best friend is getting married….ahhhh!!!!

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A couple of snow flakes began to descend from the grey sky that Saturday morning as I pulled up to the Smith’s home in Wilmington.  They moved into this gorgeous house in 2015, a year after their first son Nathaniel was born.  Now, Amanda and Mike are expecting their second son in February.  So, despite […]

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A pretty September afternoon.  I walked into the second floor suite at the Hotel Monaco in Old City Philadelphia to meet Hannah once more.  A month before, at her parent’s house in central New Jersey, I photographed the traditional Ghanaian engagement ceremony for her and her groom, Kwaku.  The West African ceremony the month before […]

Hannah and Kwaku: Hotel Monaco Philadelphia Wedding

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“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”- Maya Angelou In April, Hannah contacted me to shoot her wedding.  After our initial conversation I felt “she got me” and I got her.  She has an easy demeanor about […]

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