“Wedding Photographers Near Me” Why Hire Local

The Benefits of Hiring a Local Wedding Photographer When choosing a wedding photographer, it’s common to ask yourself, “Where do I begin?” Sometimes, the where can be quite literal! There are...

March 10, 2021 / Guides

An NYC Wedding Photographer Goes to Dallas, Texas

When Maria and Jeff made a choice to postpone their 2020 wedding, they knew they had a lot of work to do. The original wedding guest list was 500 people. These two were able to cut it down to 100! As...

March 3, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog

Hair and Makeup Tips with NYC’s Top Vendors

One of my favorite silver linings about smaller, intimate minimonies is the savings. Brides and grooms have the ability to spend their wedding budget on things that are more important to them. For ma...

February 24, 2021 / Guides

A Proposal in Madison Square Park

Marissa and Farzaan are such a beautiful and fun couple. The two first met in the summer while studying at NYU five and a half years ago! When recalling their love story and proposal to me, Marissa a...

February 17, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog
Micro Wedding at Dobbin Street in Brooklyn, NY

How to Create an Eco-Friendly Wedding

It’s a well-known fact that our planet is warming. From more frequent and extreme storms to unprecedented heatwaves, we’re feeling the impacts of human-caused global warming. While it can all seem li...

February 10, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog

Waterfront Wedding in Long Island

Kevin and Brianne are one of my many couples whose wedding was greatly impacted by COVID19. Their original guestlist had over 200 people invited to a waterfront mansion in Green South Bay. Unfortunat...

February 3, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog
Woman fanning out long bridal veil in empty room with chandelier

Finding Your Wedding Dress

New York City and the fashion industry go hand in hand. I mean, NYC hosts some of the most iconic fashion shows in the world. So, there's no better place for you to find your dream wedding dress than...

January 27, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog

Choosing a “Day-After” Session

Vinh and Caleb are not your typical groom and groom. To begin with, they chose to have a "day-after session," instead of day-of wedding photography. The two met on a dating app and realized that they...

January 20, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog
Jenny & Roman

My Wedding Day

Photos by Samm Blake After years of photographing brides, I am beyond excited to share my very own wedding experience! If you didn’t know, Roman and I finally tied the knot. We’d been engaged ...

January 13, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog

A Quarantine Engagement

Hope and John are such a sweet and fun couple! The two have been together for five years and got engaged this year while in quarantine. They originally met at Boston College, thanks to a mutual frien...

January 6, 2021 / The Wednesday Blog