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These adorable newlyweds traveled down to Orlando for a mini baby-moon and to have their pregnancy announcement photo shoot! The couple wanted a chic, elegant vibe for the photos and asked me for some advice to pick the right location. When I reviewed the inspo pics, I could tell they specifically wanted something with a […]

June 12, 2024

Newspaper Pregnancy Announcement Photo Shoot | Grand Floridian Resort, Orlando

Custom newspaper for pregnancy announcement photoshoot in Orlando Florida at Disney's Grand Floridian resort by top Disney photographer

Orlando Wedding Photographer & Videographer Kirsten + Seth – February 29, 2024 These love birds came to Disney World Orlando by way of Louisville, Kentucky to celebrate their Disney fairytale wedding with their closest friends and family. (Fun fact: I have actually visited Louisville many times as I used to live in Fort Knox as […]

March 20, 2024

Disney Boardwalk Inn – Sea Breeze Point & The Attic

Disney wedding photography at Boardwalk Inn with luxury Bentley convertible car captured by top Orlando wedding photographer & videographer

Orlando Proposal Photographer One of my favorite surprise proposals to capture as an Orlando photographer is on the specialty boat cruise at Walt Disney World! I have captured the fireworks from Epcot and Magic Kingdom countless times, but I’m not sure anything beats the experience of watching the show from the water. There are zero […]

February 28, 2024

Disney Fireworks Cruise Surprise Proposal

Surprise proposal photography on Disney fireworks boat cruise captured by top Orlando engagement photographer

Disney Engagement Photographer Caroline & Matt will be tying the knot this May at one of our favorite venues, Disney’s Wedding Pavilion! They booked a full photo & video collection with us for their wedding day which includes a complimentary 1-hour engagement session. I love it when my couples take advantage of this shoot because […]

December 29, 2023

Boardwalk Inn + Yacht & Beach Club Engagement

Engagement photography session at Sea Breeze Point between Boardwalk Inn and Yacht Club at Disney World

Disney Wedding Photographer & Videographer Whitney + Chris – November 22, 2023 This incredibly sweet couple traveled down from a small town in Georgia to have their dream Disney wedding at the happiest place on earth. It was such a pleasure to spend the day with them as their photographer and videographer— they were dream […]

December 23, 2023

Disney’s Wedding Pavilion & Citricos

Best Disney Wedding photographer captures portraits at the Wedding Pavilion venue at the Grand Floridian Resort in Orlando

Orlando Photographer These two adorable love birds were planning a Spring trip to Disney from Connecticut. So at the beginning of the year, they reached out for details about having their engagement photography session done. I always appreciate when people book early since it really helps make the planning so much smoother! We were able […]

April 29, 2023

Disney’s Port Orleans & Grand Floridian Engagement

Orlando engagement photographer captures session at Port Orleans Riverside with plus size bride on a bridge

Orlando wedding photography & videography – Cinderella’s Castle & Storybook Circus This magical Walt Disney World wedding was truly one for the record books! Originally slated to be married in May 2020 in front of Cinderella Castle, covid had other plans. After several postponements and a little heartache Marissa & Michael were FINALLY able to […]

February 2, 2022

Magic Kingdom Wedding | Disney World, Orlando

[This article was originally published on December 19, 2019] Important Note: As of November 1, 2021 sessions will no longer be offered in Magic Kingdom per their new ‘Capture the Moment’ photo pass program and stricter guidelines for outside photographers. Sessions will be available for Epcot and Animal Kingdom. While I no longer shoot at […]

February 10, 2021

3 Secrets to Make Disney Look Empty in Pictures

This sweet “Up” Disney movie themed proposal was so much fun to capture! The future bride’s mom was actually the first person who reached out in order to help coordinate this surprise marriage proposal. I was able to discuss all of the details with her first in order to avoid spilling any secrets to the […]

July 7, 2019

Orlando Proposal Photography | Port Orleans Riverside, Disney

Surprise proposal photography at a gazebo at a Disney resort captured by top Orlando engagement photographer

After doing some research online and coming across the many surprise proposals I have photographed over the years, Manan reached out to me for some expert help planning his own! He explained that he was expecting to have the engagement ring the first week of June. We tossed around a few different ideas but he […]

June 14, 2019

Orlando Proposal Photography | Grand Floridian, Disney

Surprise proposal in Orlando at a disney resort by the yacht

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