Contributing Photographers

Two Grooms In Shoes

We are grateful to the many talented photographers and inspiring couples who have shared their images with us.

Our thanks go out to the following Contributors:

Andi Grant Photography. Andi Grant (Virginia Beach, Virginia) has always had an appreciation for the arts. Her well-known style of wedding photography, both fresh and timeless, has made her one of the most sought-after photographers in the Hampton Roads area.

Andrea Flanagan Photography. Andrea Flanagan (Denver, Colorado) is a mom to two beautiful girls and a full-time professional photographer. She photographs weddings, kids, babies, bellies, seniors, models, and more.

Arguedas Photography. Johnny Arguedas (Boston, Massachusetts) is a documentary wedding and lifestyle portrait photographer. He strives to reflect in his work his clients’ true emotions and personalities in an artful and unobtrusive way.

Arielle Doneson Photography. Arielle Doneson (Wooster, Ohio) is known for her stylish, emotional, and luminous images. She integrates photojournalism with editorial portraiture to tell the story of a wedding day.

Ars Magna Studio. Allana Taranto (Boston, Massachusetts) describes her style of photography as “blisswork.” when not photographing or expounding on art and branding, she’s traveling, eating, watching bad Tv, or sipping whiskey.

Authentic Eye Photography. Thea Dodds (Rumney, New Hampshire) is a wedding
and portrait photographer. She has been photographing same-sex weddings since 2005 and is the coauthor of this book.

Brian Pepper & Associates. Brian Pepper (Orlando, Florida) has been a full-time photographer since 2007. His wedding photographs of country star Jake owen were recently seen in People magazine and US Weekly.

Bri McDaniel Photography. Bri McDaniel (Atlanta, Georgia) loves to get to know her couples and turn their stories into artful images that reflect who they are as people in love. She studied art at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

Carly Fuller Photography. Carly fuller (Washington, DC) loves the intensity, excitement, lavish details, and drama of a wedding. She loves to get to know her clients during sessions, inspiring them to laugh at or with her.

Cean One Studios. Jeremy Fraser (Los Angeles, California) has been photographing for Cean one Studios for four years, specializing in high-end weddings and lifestyle portraiture.

CHARD Photographer. Rich lander (Ladera Ranch, California) is a portrait and wedding photographer. He enjoys capturing a couple’s story through a series of beautiful images but loves to be able to tell that story in one single, amazing image.

Chris Leary Photography. Chris Leary (New York, New York) aims to capture not only moments that will put a smile on your face or a tear in your eye but, ultimately, pictures that you will cherish forever.

Dawn E. Roscoe Photography. Dawn Roscoe (Chicago, illinois) specializes in photojournalism, cinema, and art. Her goal for every event is to provide her clients with modern and timeless images, with some artistic, spontaneous fun!

De Nueva Photography. Nicki Fietzer (New York, NY) is an elopement, wedding and travel photographer with a fun, relaxed style who loves capturing what makes each couple unique.

Denver Smith Photography. Denver Smith (Chicago, Illinois) is a wedding and portrait photographer. His work has been featured on such websites as Style Me Pretty, Destination i Do, Rocky Mountain Bride, and, and in Get Married magazine.

Diana Rothery Photography. Diana Rothery (San Anselmo, California) photographs weddings in an editorial fashion using a combination of digital, and black-and-white 35mm and medium- format films.

Emily G Photography. Emily Garrick-Steenson (Portland, Oregon) is a wedding and child photographer. She has been published in Oregon Bride and Wedding Pride magazines, and on websites such as Style Me Pretty and So You’re Engayged.

Harper Point Photography. Kira Friedman (Fort Collins, Colorado) is the lead wedding and portrait photographer at Harper Point Photography, which has a fresh, people-driven style fueled by authentic connections.

Holman Photography. Jody Holman Webster (Pacifica, California) grew up with a camera as a permanent fixture in her hand. She has traveled from Hawaii to Europe photographing same-sex ceremonies and portraits.

Hudson River Photographer. Diane Stredicke (Rhinebeck, New York) works with fun, creative couples looking for modern storytelling photographs. Stredicke’s work has been featured on Style Me Pretty,, on a Bicycle Built for Two, and A vote and a vow, and in Westchester magazine.

It’s Bliss Photography. Ann Walker (Schererville, Indiana) has a background in design, is a wife, mother of two, and loves photographing because it makes her feel good.

Jen Lynne Photography. Jen Badalamenti (Stamford, Connecticut) is an international photographer specializing in fine-art wedding photography. Her photographs have been published in many magazines and blogs, including Professional Photographer magazine, Style Me Pretty, and The Knot.

Jimmy Ho Photography. Jimmy Ho Photography (Gainesville, Florida) specializes in lifestyle portraiture and photojournalistic wedding photography.

Julian Kanz Photography. Julian Kanz (Diano Castello, Italy) lives by the sea and travels every weekend to capture amazing destination weddings. He specializes in documentary wedding photography with a creative approach.

Kandise Brown Photography. Kandise Brown (New Brunswick, Canada) might be a wedding crier, but her style is fun, relaxed, and a bit irreverent. She observes and documents history, traditions, love, and life.

Kat Forder Photography. Kat Forder (Elkridge, Maryland) is a puddle jumper, fort maker, cookie baker, and visual storyteller who works in both still photography and cinematography to tell stories for families of all shapes and sizes.

Katie Jane Photography. Katie Jane Goulah (New York, New York) is an elopement photographer. She lives on the upper west Side with her amazing husband, John, and their two cats, olive and Boo Radley.

Kristina Hill Photography. Kristina Hill (New York, New York) is an award-winning wedding photographer. with a background in editorial portraits and music photography, her approach to capturing weddings is a balanced blend of photojournalism and creative portraiture.

Kristin Chalmers Photography. Kristin Chalmers (Arlington, Massachusetts) specializes in photographing weddings and families. in 2013, she founded the nonprofit-based Broad Spectrum Project, which provides free photography for families affected by autism.

Leslie Barbaro Photography. Leslie Barbaro (North Bergen, New Jersey) has been photographing weddings since 2005. She served as both official witness and photographer to two grooms while photographing her first same-sex wedding at City Hall in Manhattan.

Lyncca Harvey Photography. lyncca Harvey (fort worth, Texas) is an international wedding and portrait photographer. She specializes in creating artistic and dramatic imagery.

Maggie Rife Photography. Maggie Rife Ponce (Chicago, illinois) is a wedding, portrait, and travel photographer. She captures magical moments in her subjects’ lives to create a timeline of memories both beautiful and moving.

Maggie Winters Photography. Maggie winters (Washington, DC) is inspired by goofiness and love. Her work has been featured in publications including the New York Times and Washingtonian magazine.

Mein images. Mein Samala (Washington, DC) is an artist and a scientist. He loves photographing people, places, and things; teaches dance; makes kilts; and holds a PhD in chemistry.

Meredith Hanafi Photography. Meredith Hanafi (Washington, DC) is a lifestyle photographer who specializes in candid storytelling for couples, families, and weddings. Her work has been featured in Brides magazine, the Washington Post, and Occasions magazine.

OffBeet Productions. Jimmy Brosius (Long Branch, New Jersey) says he has the best job in the world because he meets beautiful people and shares their happiest day with them.

Purple Apple Studios. Eddette Steynberg (London, England) has been photographing weddings, newborn babies, and families since 2009. She believes that each wedding is as unique as the couple arranging it and is honored to spend such a special day with her clients.

Red Stone Photography. Alexis Rubenstein (Navarre, Florida) loves to photograph families and children, but her primary focus is weddings. She has been fortunate to photograph beautiful weddings in the united States, Japan, Thailand, and greece.

Retrospect Images. Ginny Silver (Oakland, California) specializes in wedding and portrait photography with a whimsical, romantic, vintage- inspired feel.

Sarah Tew Photography. Sarah Tew (New York, New York) is an award-winning wedding and portrait photographer. A bit of a perfectionist, her burning ambition is to make the best pictures that anyone will ever capture of her clients.

Sean Kim Photography. Sean Kim (New York, New York) has been photographing gorgeous weddings in and around New York since 2002. Blending a photojournalistic and artistic look and feel, he creates natural and unscripted images that truly document the emotions and moments of the day.

Sidney Morgan Photography. Sidney Morgan (Brooklyn, New York) loves to tell the stories of love, wedding days, families, and life.

Tammy Watson Photography. Tammy Watson (British Columbia, Canada) is inspired by the beautiful moments of life. with camera in hand, she loves to capture each milestone, along with the laughter and tears.

Torie McMillan Photography. Torie McMillan (Chicago, illinois) has a background in the fine arts and makes every effort to document life’s important moments with a visual story that is both imaginative and personal. She is fascinated by love stories, fashion, faces, photojournalism, flowers, design, architecture, color, dancing, traveling, and cake.

Unusually Fine. Max freeman and Margaret Singer (New York, New York) are the artists behind this boutique photography studio. They accept a select number of commissions each season, allowing them to provide each client exclusive attention and unparalleled images.

Waldorf Photographic Art. Perry Smyre, (Knoxville, Tennessee) a graduate of the Brooks Institute of Photography and Creative Director of Waldorf Photographic Art, is driven by his passion to meet and spend intimate time with new couples and to have the honor of documenting their lives.

Weddings To The People. Sarah Deragon (San Francisco, California) specializes in engagement, wedding, civil ceremony, and event photography for members of the lgBTQ community and their allies.

Whitmeyer Photography. Lauren Carroll and Tommy Penick photograph weddings as part of a team of North Carolina–based photographers led by studio owner Sarah Whitmeyer (Asheville, North Carolina).

* Denotes photographers who supported Capturing Love with submissions and have allowed us to use their images, but were not included in the print version of The New Art of Capturing Love.

Photo credit: Dawn E. Roscoe Photography