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B OCEAN RESORT WEDDING // CATHERINE + STEPHEN // SOUTH FLORIDA WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

You never know where or when Mother Nature is going to show herself.  It is one of the situations you are always ready for.  Its an important part of being a destination wedding photographer.  Hurricane Irma caused many weddings to be canceled, but luckily many of mine where moved or rescheduled.  This is the case of Catherine and Stephens wedding.  It was supposed to take place at Little Conch Key, but we had to move it to Fort Lauderdale, and […]

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STEPHANIE + SCOTT // FLORIDA KEYS WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER // KEY LARGO BAY MARRIOTT

When people schedule their weddings they never think about having to deal with a hurricane.  It isn’t something you think about.  It happened to many people this year in the Florida Keys, but having an all star vendor team allows you to feel secure.  Stephanie & Scott were originally slated for Postcard Inn at Holiday Isle in Islamorada for their Florida Keys wedding.  When Hurricane Irma hit, it damaged the resort so we moved it up the Florida Keys to […]

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Katie & Matt – Hyatt Centric – Key West Wedding Photographer

When I decided to become a Key West Wedding Photographer, I knew there would be obstacles.  Family photos, ceremonies, beach weddings and much more is what makes up the job description of a wedding photographer.  I may travel all over the country for weddings, but I chose to base myself out of Key West for a number of things.  .  Key West is a paradise for weddings.  The colors of the waters, the tropical greens, and the weather.  It’s what […]

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Wedding Photographer Tips – Planning Your Family Formals

“Wedding Photographer Tips & Advice” is a small advice and tips series in which I discuss topics related to wedding day to benefit engaged couples!  How to plan your family formals shot list, one of the “favorite” portions of the day.  Enjoy! Family formals can often be a time consuming and stressful part of planning your wedding.  However, it will definitely pay off to put some thought and effort into the family formals shot list on your wedding day!  Yes it’s […]

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Key West & Hurricane Irma – The REAL story from Key West!

When you mention the Florida Keys, EVERYONE immediately says Key West.  For many the thought process of the Florida Keys being something completely separate from Key West doesn’t exist.   That carries over to the national media, and the misleading narrative continues.  Hurricane Irma did strike the Florida Keys & Key West.  Yes it had an impact, but from what the national news media tells you, it’s completely opposite to an extent. When the news of Hurricane Irma came, many […]

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Key West Wedding | Jackie & Paul | Freas Photography

A Key West wedding is a special day for all parties involved.  The bride and the groom start their new family in Key West, and the photographer is given all access to document their day.  These two were made for each other before they even met.  I met with them to discuss their Key West wedding months before the date, and getting to know them in that process was great!  They took the reigns themselves and planned it out.  They […]

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Boho Styled Key West Wedding at the Southernmost House in Key West, Florida

Usually I sit down and write 300 words that fit around a keyword that describes the day.  It gives me writer’s block.  Then one day you shoot a wedding, and the expressions of the day tell the story.  You don’t have to write a word, just use your eyes. That is exactly what Shelby and Jakes’s day was.  A setting of tropical elegance at the Southernmost House Hotel in Key West, Florida.   A Key West wedding in local flavor. […]

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Cindy & Tony | Marriott Beachside | Wedding Photographer Key West

Key West weddings are special for many reasons.  The atmosphere encourages fun times, the foliage of the environment creates beautiful backdrops, and the sunsets are magical.  It gives you the canvas to create images that outline your style as a wedding photographer Key West.  Couples are drawn to your work, and they want you to create lasting images, while not making it cookie cutter.  Thats the challenge I accepted when I became a wedding photographer in Key West. I have […]

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Wedding Etiquette for Guests – A Friendly Reminder

Wedding Etiquette Wedding Etiquette?  What’s that?  Lately there have been many images that I have seen from other wedding photographers floating around social media.  They all have one thing in common, CELL PHONES!  I too have had the same thing happen to me, and it’s been something that I have been thinking about quite a bit.  How to act at a wedding seems to of morphed into who can get the first photo of the bride posted to social media. […]

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Michelle & Jeff | Destination Wedding Photographer | Cosmos Club, DC Wedding

Living in Key West and being a destination wedding photographer, I am afforded the luxury of meeting people from all over the country and the world.   You photograph weddings that spawn other weddings, and you feel like you become part of a group of families.   It’s what being a destination wedding photographer is about.  Different destinations, different weddings, different scenery.  I met Michelle and Jeff while photographing their close friends Kate and Brian’s wedding in Key West.  We […]