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For anyone who doesn’t know – I actually did family photography alone for a bit before I considered doing a wedding. It was the first type of photography I really fell in love with. It just so happened that my first ever family photography session was on the beach down in Ocean City, New Jersey, […]


April 9, 2021

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Did you know that beach family sessions are possible all year long? Even in New Jersey? It can absolutely be chilly – but it’s totally possible! Lavallette is one of my favorite local beaches. There is access to a beautiful boardwalk, and it has so many great locations for family portraits on both the ocean […]


February 23, 2021

seaside park photographer

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Whenever I get to shoot at what I like to call my ‘home beaches’ I always feel like I own the place. This would be false (I do not own any of these places). Fun fact about this particular spot in Lavallette, is that I shot my first ever engagement session right on this sand, […]


September 16, 2020

Centennial Park Lavallette Engagement

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Where do I even begin with Heather and Chris’s gorgeous backyard beach wedding in Lavallette, New Jersey? I suppose I could start by telling you all about Heather’s absolutely impeccable taste. When I initially saw her bouquet and shoes, I asked her how she had managed to pick such perfect items for her big day, […]


December 17, 2018

Wedding Photos on Beach

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I may have been born on Island Beach State Park (just kidding – I wasn’t, but I was brought there by boat literally my entire life so I guess that counts for something, right?) but Lavallette is still close to my heart. Ironically despite this beach being a mere 20 minutes away from my home, […]


December 14, 2018

Lavallette Family Photographer

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If you are looking for an engagement session that begins with beers at a quintessential dive bar and ends with a gorgeous sunset, these photos are for you! When I first met Melissa, I could swear that I had known her forever. We were talking about how she and Dan had met, and she told […]

Engagement, Portrait

September 2, 2018

Lavallette Engagement Photographer

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