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erin + jake
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International award winning wedding and portrait photographer Sally Carpenter: 518 577 4147
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Sheila and Jordie's Wedding at La ...
Monday, January 16, 2017 6:40AM
I photographed Sheila and Jordie's spectacular church wedding at St. Francis of Assisi in La Quinta, California, and the setting could not have ...
Mountain Top Inn Wedding
Sunday, December 11, 2016 7:52AM
Kurt and Sarah had an intimate, fun, although rather cold wedding at the beautiful Mountain Top Inn, Chittenden, Vermont on December 2, 2016. I was ...
Sugarbush Resort Wedding Photography by ...
Monday, November 28, 2016 7:19AM
Even though the cold wind, snow and rain kept us indoors most of the day we still had a wonderful time photographing Kaitlyn and Ian's wedding at the ...
Couples Lifestyle Portrait Session in ...
Friday, October 21, 2016 8:32AM
Jessica and Emil decided on a "Woodstock Lifestyle Portrait Session" and came to "Featherstone" in Woodstock, Vermont for a 2 hour shoot. The rain ...
Mountain Top Inn Wedding , Chittenden, ...
Monday, October 10, 2016 8:17AM
DJ and Rob had a lovely family wedding at the spectacular Mountain Top Inn, Chittenden, Vermont. They eloped and invited just the immediate family ...
September Wedding At Echo Lake, Tyson, ...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 5:26AM
Erica and Val had an enchanting, "Bo-Ho Chic" wedding at the beautiful Echo Lake Inn in Tyson, Vermont. It was a beautiful venue with ...
Elegant Wedding In Woodstock, VT
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:31AM
Megan and Kevin had a lovely wedding ceremony at North Chapel Church in Woodstock, Vermont, then went on to Simon Pearce in Quechee, VT for an ...
Romantic Country Wedding
Monday, August 22, 2016 12:47PM
When I met Danielle and Conor at The Whitcomb Barn in Essex Junction a few days before their wedding I was so excited to see how beautiful the ...
Northeast Kingdom Engagement Session
Monday, July 18, 2016 12:03PM
This past weekend I was off to Jay Peak Resort to photography Arden and Ben's engagement session. They will be getting married in September on the ...
Enchanted Wedding At The Pitcher Inn, ...
Saturday, July 16, 2016 7:04AM
Jess and Ian had a lovely, intimate wedding at the enchanted Pitcher Inn in Warren, Vermont. Although the weather was not exactly perfect, I ...
Mother and Son Portrait Session, ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 4:58AM
Great session here at Featherstone with Brandy and her son Aarow. I love that Brandy is a creative soul herself and ready to embrace the "artsy" side ...
Monday, April 18, 2016 6:09AM
I have been contemplating the idea of a completely conceptual and contemporary fine art portrait website for almost a year now. There would be no ...
Kaitlyn and Ian Woodstock Engagement ...
Saturday, March 19, 2016 5:59AM
I especially love sessions when the family dog (or horse) is included and when Kaitlyn asked me if they could bring "Benny Blue" for their engagement ...
Bridal Session In Woodstock, VT
Monday, February 15, 2016 8:48AM
First off I want to thank Abigail of "Facials on the Green" and Marsha of "Dale Gordon Salon" for a wonderful job on Daine's hair ...
Anniversary Session at the Jackson ...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 5:33AM
Well, the weather could not have been less obliging...cold, windy and torrential rains, but Kathy Terwelp, who owns the Jackson House Inn in ...
DESTINATION WEDDING IN PALM SPRINGS, CA
Friday, January 08, 2016 10:25AM
I am often asked if I will travel from Woodstock, Vermont for wedding, engagement and event photography and the answer is "Absolutely!" I love ...
Christmas Party in Clifton park, NY
Thursday, December 31, 2015 11:46AM
This was an amazing children's Chritsmas party in Clifton Park, NY and I had a great time capturing the arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus, a reading of ...
Woodstock, Vermont Anniversary Session
Thursday, November 05, 2015 4:43AM
It was such a pleasure to be able to photograph Kristen and Josh. I love it when my clients are fun, up for almost anything and an absolute joy to be ...
Woodstock, Vermont Wedding
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 6:35AM
Joe, Laura and "G-G" had a simple weekday wedding during the height of foliage at The Woodstock Inn, Woodstock, Vermont. It was just the three of ...
A Fall Wedding In Vermont
Monday, October 05, 2015 4:09AM
William and Vesta had a beautiful country wedding at Riverside Farm in Pittsfield, Vermont. Here are some of my favorite images from the day:
Woodstock Same Sex Engagement Session
Wednesday, September 09, 2015 7:03AM
I thoroughly enjoy same sex weddings and engagement sessions, the engery and playful fun is amazing and Lylee and Lindley were no exception. I get ...
Woodstock Wedding Photographer
Sunday, August 23, 2015 9:34AM
I have just returned to Woodstock from an incredible week with Parker J Pfister and the most amazing group of friendly, emotional, ...
Engagement Photo Session in the Woods
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 6:39AM
I often get asked about engagement sessions and what my clients might expect from a normal 2 to 3 hour session with only one change of clothes. Here ...
Wedding and Engagement Photography in ...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 5:17AM
Hello Everyone!This is just a short message to let you know how excited I am to be moving back to Woodsotck, Vermont in August. The Woodstock Inn is ...
Saturday, June 13, 2015 5:40AM
"Experimental" or "conceptual portraits are a great way to broaden ones vision and creative spirit. Most of the time these images don't fit in with ...
Saturday, March 28, 2015 7:53AM
So, what can I say? WPPI 2015 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas earlier this month was amazing and I have now decided to make it a "must go" every year! ...
Cape Breton Island, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014 5:56AM
Cape Breton Summer 2014 During the summers I usually spend some time in my cottage on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. Here I get a chance to ...
An Engagement Session At Mt Palomar ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 8:17AM
What a perfect venue! I have done weddings and engagement sessions at wineries before, but Mt. Palomar Winery in Temecula, CA was the most beautiful ...
Cliff Mautner - Four Days With A Master
Monday, May 05, 2014 1:29PM
This past April I was fortunate enough to attend Cliff Mautner’s lighting and skillset workshop at his studio in Haddonfield, NJ. ...
Engagement Session at the Beach
Friday, April 04, 2014 7:41AM
This was a great day out with Stacey and Ryan. They decided they wanted their engagement pictures done at the beach, but Stacey also wanted a Ferris ...
scouting a new area for a wedding day ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 5:38AM
Whenever I am hired to shoot an event in a location I have not been to before, if at all possible, I like to visit that area ahead of time, at the ...
it's all about the details
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 7:41AM
In most of my wedding sessions, I always try and have a pre-wedding day shoot before the event. This helps me understand the angles of each ...
the making of a masterpiece portrait
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 2:06PM
So many people have asked me what goes into the making of a "masterpiece image" I have decided to explain it in my first blog. What some ...
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