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I am whimsical, romantic, and fun. I love everything vintage, coastal, and rustic. I am so fortunate to have the greatest job in the world -telling peoples stories and capturing love.

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San Diego Engagement Session

Since Maine is a destination wedding location many of my brides are living in other places.  While they love Maine and that is why they are getting married here–their lives are in another location.  I have been so fortunate this year to begin doing destination engagement sessions.  I love getting to see their lives and… Read more »

Riverwalk San Antonio Texas Engagement Photos

While in San Antonio I had the pleasure of photographing a Valentines Day themed engagement shoot.  I absolutely adore Kaylen and Dylan….they were truly an inspiration.  Kaylen runs her own business and Dylan is just finishing business school.  The love they have for each other and for God provides me with such hope and faith… Read more »

San Antonio Texas Engagement Photos

We had the perfect evening on the Riverwalk.  Dylan is over a foot taller than Kaylen but they are perfect together.  They were high school sweethearts and are having a December wedding.  What a wonderful day it will be with the blending of their two families and the beginning of their own 🙂

Laudholm Farm Winter Engagement

It was so nice to finally get to meet Hilary and Seamas for their winter engagement photos at their 2017 wedding venue Laudholm Farm.  It was a beautiful day but a pretty chilly one in Maine.  We walked a little over 2 miles through the trails around the farm and it was around 15-20 degrees….they… Read more »

Engagement Photos Paris France

If you have ever been to the Eiffel Tower you know that it is generally bustling with life.  There are people everywhere….people selling tokens, food, and people taking pictures of the iconic scene.  Approximately 18,000 people visit everyday.  The trick to beautiful engagement photos in Paris, France is you have to get up when the… Read more »

Fall Engagement Photos

It was a pleasure to spend an hour photographing these two at one of my favorite wedding locations Laudholm Farm in Wells, Maine.  It is peak foliage for fall engagement photos.

Maine Woods Engagement Session

Ellen wanted an engagement session that had lots of fall color and woods.  We choose Vaughn Woods in Hallowell, Maine.  It took a bit for Dan to relax but by the end we were having fun and created some beautiful woodsy engagement photos.  Looking forward to their wedding in China Village at a private home… Read more »

Moosehead Lake Engagement Photos

Its funny I have been blogging my wedding work for years but for some reason I don’t blog the engagement sessions.  I have actually changed from not loving these sessions to LOVING the engagement session.  Last year was the first year that it was pretty much apart of every package I sold–and I think it… Read more »

Portland Maine Engagement Photos

Duane was so skeptical of this “engagement photo” thing….but after I told him how easy it was (you just cuddle up a little here and there while we walk through town) and then you get to drink beer he decided that engagement photos weren’t so bad 🙂  It was great to laugh with these two… Read more »

Kettle Cove Engagement Session

How did you two meet? Brianna and Jason began their journey with Brianna adding Jason on Facebook. Jason messaged Brianna with his smooth talk as he is very romantic, and they planned to meet up at a mutual friend’s birthday party in the summer of 2010. At the party, Jason was in the basement playing… Read more »

Southern Maine Engagement Photos

Miriam and Ryan were so much fun to be around.  We had so much in common…..we love the same TV shows, we think the same way about politics, and we enjoy similar hobbies.  We walked through the woods about a half a mile one way to get to the beach and then we walked back…. Read more »

Kettle Cove Engagement Photos

Lindsey and James are getting married in September of 2017 at the Spruce Point Inn in Boothbay, Maine.  We did Kettle Cove Engagement photos in the evening in the early summer so they would have plenty of time to send out their save the dates.  James was skeptical but by the end of the session… Read more »

Portland Head Light Engagement Session

It started to sprinkle but the fog was just so beautiful we continued on.  These two were so much fun to photograph.  The humor between them and the conversation was awesome.  I loved being around them and I cant wait to photograph their wedding at Wolfe’s Neck Farm.

Kennebunk Maine Engagement Photos

Do you have any pets? Nathan is wicked excited to be adopting Forest, our 7 yr old rescue puppy. He’s a boxer and pit mix, and the perfect companion for our active lifestyle. He’s 35lb of snuggles, and adventure! Favorite TV shows? We are more the binge tv kinda people since we don’t have cable…. Read more »

Things to Know Before your Engagement Session

WHEN DO I SCHEDULE MY ENGAGEMENT SESSION? You should get your session on the calendar as soon as you can. Patricia only photographs engagement sessions Monday-Thursday (May – November) and Monday- Friday (December-April) because of weddings on the weekends. We can photograph your session as far away or as close to your wedding date as… Read more »

Portland Maine Engagement Photos

How did you two meet? Peter and I “dated” for about 2 days in 8th grade after we fell in “love” in Washington DC. We remained at the same school and re connected before graduating. Our summer fling ended and we both went away to college to pursue our dreams. It was 2 weeks before… Read more »

Mackworth Island Winter Engagement Photos

How did you two meet? My friend and one of his friends were dating and we met through them a few times- did not start dating until we randomly ran into each other in Boston after our friends had already broken up. I was a senior in College when we started dating and he’s 7… Read more »

Portland Maine Winter Engagement Photos

Lindsey and Frank braved the super cold winter day in Portland Maine for their Christmas style engagement pictures.  They will be married in September of 2016 at Pemaquid Point with the reception at Contented Sole.  Looking forward to spending the day with these two!

5 Things Wedding Photographers Want To Tell You About Pinterest, but Cant

Pinterest is an amazing site–who doesn’t love using it?  It is visually stimulating–and it gets you inspired and excited about things.  It is a wedding Mecca….you can spend hours and hours admiring and pinning wedding images.  There are millions of them….truly a dangerous place for people who are engaged or people like me who LOVE… Read more »

Best Southern Maine Engagement Photo Locations

Clients often ask us where to go to do their engagement sessions.  We generally shoot anywhere from Falmouth to Ogunquit for engagement sessions.  Here are some examples of our favorite spots. 1.  Biddeford Pool-Offering beautiful coastal Maine landscapes with rocks and beach options. 2.  Nubble Light-One of the quintessential lighthouses in New England.  Offering rocky… Read more »