Wedding at the Baltimore Zoo Mansion House | Rachel and Ryan

Thursday, October 05, 2017

baltimore zoo wedding portrait with bride, groom and penguin

I've seen some crazy things at weddings over the years: met movie stars, had people pass out in the middle of the ceremony, and witnessed naked swimmers frolicking in the surf behind a beach wedding. But I've never had a penguin waddle up and insert herself into the portrait session!


Bridget and Luis at the Baltimore Country Club

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

wedding portraits at the baltimore country club

A few Saturdays ago in buccolic Sparks, Maryland, an small group of people spilled out of an old stone church along with a handsome young couple. If you had been driving by, you might have thought to yourself, "Oh, look, another summer wedding."  

But something extraordinary had just


Mary and Jamie Rock the Peabody

Thursday, August 17, 2017

bride portrait outside of the peabody library in baltimore

A few weeks ago I photographed Mary and Jamie's wedding at the Peabody.  The couple are both busy professionals living in DC, and we never had time to meet before the wedding. From previous experience with other busy folks, I figured they might be a bit on the serious side, a bit buttoned


Katherine and Sean | An Intimate Family Wedding in Monkton

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

monkton wedding portraits

Katherine and Sean got married at Katherine's charming family home in Monkton. I love these sorts of events with the most special family and friends in attendance, ceremony in the backyard, party in front, bride and groom getting ready in familiar rooms full of old family photos. On top of


Madeline’s Big Day | A Bat Mitzvah in Baltimore

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

baltimore bat mitzvah portraits

I was excited to work with the Sims family again this year. Two years ago, I photographed a Bar Mitzvah for their son Ben. He is really into botany, so they held the mitzvah at the conservatory in Druid Hill Park. This year, their daughter Madeline was the guest of honor. She is an artist,