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 I'M MINDY; WIFE, DOG MOM, & LIFESTYLE + WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER IN THE NEW ENGLAND/ NEW YORK AREA. WELCOME TO MY JOURNAL OF COUPLES LOVE STORIES, SWEET FAMILIES, EDITORIAL WORK AND MY TRAVEL DIARIES.

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Meet Katie and Tom, two soon-to-be parents of a baby girl. I had the opportunity to take their maternity photos, which they also used to announce to friends and family that they are expecting! Katie and Tom are originally from Rhode Island. The two moved to Fairfield, Connecticut a few years ago for job opportunities. […]

Katie and Tom Maternity Session – Westport, Connecticut

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I had the incredible opportunity to capture Chris and Kylie’s engagement photos in New York City. Kylie and Chris are from Portland, Maine where they met and fell in love. After recently becoming engaged, Kylie and Chris recreated their special moment with the help of Chris’ uncle, who owns a boat excursion company in NYC. […]

Kylie + Chris Proposal – New York City

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Last year, I had the opportunity to take Eric Degter’s senior portraits. Eric went to King School in Stamford, Connecticut, and is currently in college. These photos were taken at his home in Stamford, which was beautiful. Eric is a very bright and kind student. I was very fortunate to take his portraits. The Kogan’s […]

Eric Degter – Senior Session, Stamford Connecticut

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I had the pleasure to photograph Aisling Kelly’s senior photos. Aisling is a senior at Hopkins School in New Haven, Connecticut. Aisling lives in Westport, and we visited many locations around town to take her photos. We started at Compo Beach, where the weather was perfect for a photoshoot. I even got to snag a […]

Aisling Kelly Senior Photos – Westport, Connecticut

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While shooting my winter couples sessions, I had the opportunity to photograph Francesca and Frank. Francesca and Frank live in New York and are absolutely in love. Francesca is a photographer and Frank is a firefighter in New York. The two are not yet engaged, yet are very happy together. The two are very adventurous. […]

Sherwood Island Couples Session in Westport, Connecticut – Francesca and Frank

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Before COVID-19 kept us all at home, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to take photos at the AWARE CT Event in Westport, CT. Hosted at the Pop’t Art Gallery, this year’s event was featured in Westport Lifestyle Magazine, where some of my photos were featured in the issue. This year, the event partnered […]

AWARE CT Event – Westport, CT

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It’s hard not to love Ari Laing of The Well Seasoned Studio. She’s witty, cool and one heck of an amazing chef. We became “insta-friends” at the beginning of this year and after lots of DM’s and LOL’s, I knew we just had to work together! Needless to say, I was SO excited when she […]

Lifestyle Branding Session in Westport, Connecticut – Ari Laing of The Well Seasoned Studio

World, meet the gorgeous, Hibo! I remember when I first met Hibo at work about six years ago I instantly thought that she modeled. She has this natural ethereal look to her and joyful/peaceful demeanor that makes her truly light up a room. This California native now resides in Chicago and works at a busy […]

Hibo – A New York City Lifestyle Session

Friends, meet Annie! She is an amazing writer and blogger of the New England Romance Blog. Annie is a Connecticut local and has also lived in the super fun and hip city of Brooklyn. She’s a freelance writer and truly one of the kindest people you will ever meet. We met in Fairfield, Connecticut for […]

Branding Photography – Annie of The New England Romance Blog

Real talk. I was the kid who borrowed every possible library book she could find on horses when she was 10. I researched as much as I could and believed that If I just knew enough about them maybe my parents would let me get one one day. But you see my parents divorced when […]

Caitlin + Friday – American Quarter Horse Association, Level 2 World Champions

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I'm a born and raised California girl who loves the sunshine, ocean air and modern vibes. I have a degree in Interior Design (aka: a million Art classes taken in college) and have a true passion for Art in all forms. As a travel obsessed gal who recently moved across the country with her hubby and two pups, I've been having a blast photographing people, places and things that move me and have a unique story to share. My hubby, Cameron, is my second shooter on my team and we would love to meet you and document your big day! I am Connecticut based but love any and every excuse to travel! I can't wait to meet you and hear your story!

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