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Wedding Photography – for now and the future

Your wedding is an important story, and we all know weddings can be an expensive undertaking. There are many ways to prioritize your budget. I hope photography is one that is at the top of your list. Even an elopement is worthy of beautiful photographs.

In our digital world everyone can take photos and who doesn’t have thousands of them filling up our hard-drives? I’m here to make the case for hiring a great photographer along with having actual prints made.

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FIRST LOOK

The ‘first look’ is a photo or series of photos capturing the moment when the groom sees his bride for the first time (in her gown before the wedding). It can be amazing, wonderful, and heartfelt. It can also serve a useful purpose. And conversely it can be corny, phony, and overly staged. I love [...]

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Pictures…. truly worth a thousand words

I try to blog every single week. It seems there is always something interesting I want to write about. Often it’s simply a little ‘report’ on the weddings I officiated over the past weekend. Sometimes I want to share thoughts, ideas and insights  about ceremonies and weddings in general. But sometimes it is the picture [...]

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To see or not to see…

Tradition tells us differently, but there is a good reason for the bride and groom to see each other before the ceremony, in a word: photographs. There is no right or wrong answer to this dilemma, but it is worth asking: ‘should we take photos before the ceremony?’ If it is extremely important to the [...]

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what is a picture worth?

I do believe that old adage ‘a picture is worth a thousand words,’ and thanks to our new blog format – I have the opportunity to share them. I recently blogged about a wedding in Scranton with a beautiful autumn theme and here are the pictures to prove it. I received them compliments of photographer [...]

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    Lois Heckman is a certified Life-Cycle Celebrant who officiates at weddings, funerals, and other ceremonies in the Poconos and beyond. She has performed hundreds of ceremonies and brings a wealth of knowledge to her work. Visit her website: ... Read Full
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