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Welcome!

Thanks for stopping by!  Please sit back, relax and enjoy your visit.  It is my intention for this to be a simple, pleasurable way for you to experience my images, and what it is like to work with me.  I encourage you to read the comments my couples, their families, and our friends have left.  Of course, please leave your own comments too.

Keeping you comfortable during your search (and your wedding) is important to me.  My goal is to provide you with the information you are looking for without having to leave the serenity of your own home or office.  Hopefully this will alleviate the stress of meeting with a bunch of different photographers, and allow you to explore and make decisions at your own leisure.  Have fun, visit often, and please call or email me if you have any questions.

Evelyn & Sean II

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I did a family session for one of my favorite wedding couples and thought it would be a good idea to share it here on my blog.  It seems as though Facebook has really become a social media dynasty, and people are blogging less and less.  Still, I like having all of the images on my blog, and it definitely presents them in a better way than on FB.  I had such a wonderful time at Evelyn and Sean’s wedding (click here to see their wedding photos) because both of their families are totally incredible, so I was ecstatic when Evelyn’s dad contacted me about giving them a family session as a gift.  Anyone who knows Evelyn, Sean, and their family can appreciate why for sure.  These guys rock big time! They are all extremely photogenic, and a pleasure to be with, so yes of course sign me up!  Evelyn and I started planning and I knew she was not going to let me down.  I have to say that I really love parents, and anyone that take advantage of being photographed by a professional.  It doesn’t happen all the time, and it is expensive, so please make the most of it.  I hope the images that I have included here will show what I mean.  Thanks guys for doing such a great job!

Robbie & Brent With Love at Robert H. Treman State Park

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In Binghamton with Audrey & Scott

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Beth & Joey – A Delightful Marriage at The Ithaca Farmers Market

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Joey was so excited at the first look.  Can you blame him?

Joey was so excited at the first look. Can you blame him?

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This was one of those rare weddings when I wasn’t able to meet the bride and groom before the wedding day.  So I had absolutely no expectations at all going in.  I was psyching myself up on the way because I always try to do the best I possibly can.  I had talked with Beth on the phone and she sounded like an awesome person!  She is very professional, and everything was pretty cut and dry.  When I showed up she was getting her hair done, and her incredible beauty floored me.  When she put her wedding dress on she was even more amazing.  I have talked about the transition a woman goes through from street clothes to her wedding dress several times on my blog but it really is something to witness.  While working on the images, I stopped numerous times just in awe of her magnificent beauty.

 

I have never seen the Ithaca Farmers Market looking so nice either.  It was an incredible day for a wonderful ceremony on the pier.  The light was spectacular, and there was a delightful breeze, plus plenty of good vibes all around.  Macro Mamas was outstanding with the vegan catering, I mean like really outstanding!  This was some of the best food I have ever had at a wedding or anywhere.  Plenty of Posies provided the most beautiful flower arrangements, and Kazz Music blew the roof off.  Joey sometimes plays trombone with the group (he kicked it big time at the wedding), and it was the most amazing night!  Beth should consider being a wedding planner on the side because she was right on with everything!

 

Thank you so much to everyone for everything!  Thank you to Beth, Joey, and your families for your incredible patience as well.  I hope you enjoy your images as much as I have enjoyed creating them for you!  I wish you much love and happiness for all eternity.

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Sandra & Mark- True Love and Beauty for a Rochester Wedding

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okay so we ended up stopping traffic for this one...no way around it.  Thanks everyone!

okay so we ended up stopping traffic for this one…no way around it. Thanks everyone!

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I loved Sandra's expression when she first saw the room her reception would be held in

I loved Sandra’s expression when she first saw the room her reception would be held in

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I love a guy who is not afraid to show his emotion

I love a guy who is not afraid to show his emotion

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One of the best Father/Daughter dances ever!

One of the best Father/Daughter dances ever!

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beautiful bridesmaids too

beautiful bridesmaids too

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David Pfluke, Dave Wolkonowski, and Rich Pagano from Sound Express Entertainment Group

David Pfluke, Dave Wolkonowski, and Rich Pagano from Sound Express Entertainment Group

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This was so funny!  I noticed that the "We Do" sign was placed upside down on the table after they cut the cake, and it said this.  We laughed so hard!

This was so funny! I noticed that the “We Do” sign was placed upside down on the table after they cut the cake, and it said this. We laughed so hard!

DiMeo-Sandra-50R.I.T. Inn & Conference Center_51R.I.T. Inn & Conference Center_52I have been dying to finish this wedding and share it with everyone, but at the same time I’m a little sad to be done with it.  This has to be without doubt one of my favorite weddings ever!  I’m sure that I will revisit these images many times in the future for my new web site, and contests, so I guess I am never really finished with anything.  Sandra and Mark are the most incredible couple!  They have wonderful families and friends, and it is evident that they share a lot of love.  Sandra is one of the most beautiful brides I have ever photographed (inside and out).  Plus, each one of her bridesmaids is also drop dead gorgeous as well.  Mark and the guys are all incredibly handsome, and The Church of the Blessed Sacrament (where they were married) is immaculate.  I don’t think The R.I.T. Inn & Conference Center could have looked any better.  I’m so happy that Stacy Claire Peffley got pregnant (congratulations Stacy!) and had twins, because she shot their engagement session, and recommended me as a photographer to Sandra.  Thank you Stacy, I don’t know how I can ever pay you back with a wedding this nice.  To top it off David Pfluke, Dave Wolkonowski, and Rich Pagano from Sound Express Entertainment Group did the most phenomenal job throughout the entire reception.  These guys really know how to entertain and have fun.  I whole-heartedly recommend them!  Thank you everyone for doing a tremendous job and making this an incredibly enjoyable event.  I wish you much love and happiness Sandy & Mark, now and always.

 

cindy goettelman - Beautiful pictures! I absolutely love them! Great job Frank!

Fernando Lou Gonzalez - Frank these look amazing. Great job!

David Pfluke - Don't mean to sound Cliche, but that was an EPIC wedding reception! We had the best time & your pictures look absolutely incredible! I wish we could do it all over again! Gonna be hard to top that one...