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Photographing Tyler and Kelsey’s wedding seemed like such a natural thing to do.  Kelsey is family to me and I’ve had the pleasure of photographing her family on several occasions.  To be able to photograph one of the most important moments for their family, was truly an honor.  I felt blessed to be able to see them join their family and watch all of their hard work over the last year come together.  It’s not everyday that I get to photograph a wedding that my husband is there as a guest, too!  What a great little bonus!

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Shout-Outs:

  • Harmony Hill Farm
  • Stationary Design:  Wedding Paper Divas
  • Shelley’s Flowers and Gifts
  • Kathy Feyler
  • Dave Hall
  • The Sugar Tree
  • Laugh Loud Smile Big
  • Frank Willis
  • Maine Coast Wedding and Special Events
  • Maine Coast Wedding and Special Events
  • Maine Coast Wedding and Special Events
  • Photography Assistant:  Kimberly Reed
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I’ve known Steve since high school but had never met Sarah until she messaged me last fall.  Immediately I felt a connection to her and felt like we had a lot of similarities.  We met up in person and it was then that I was able to see the wonderful connection that Steve + Sarah had with each other.  Both of them lit up every time they talked about their daughter Harper and it was clear that she was the most important part of their whole world.
2017-07-07_0001P I N I T These gorgeous flowers were put together by Steve’s mother at the Bridal Bouquet, based out of Thomaston.  So, so pretty!
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Shout-Outs:

  • Harmony Hill Farm
  • Pam Polk – Bridal Bouquet
  • Heather Tucker – Mirror Images & Emma Tash – Mirror Images
  • Mallory King – Elizabeth’s Cuts & Styles
  • Mark Holden
  • The Sugar Tree – Darci Lynn Chickering-Morris sugartreecakes@yahoo.com
  • Queue DJ – Petey Randall
  • Henry’s Bridal Boutique
  • David’s Bridal
  • Maine Coast Weddings and Special Events
  • Assistant Photographer:  Kimberly Reed
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When Lindsey described the venue in which they would be married at, I never could have dreamed up a more beautiful spot! Apple orchards, a huge barn, a primitive country house, giant yellow trees, mountains in the background…it was like a dream! I can’t tell you how honored I was to finally see it all brought together! Antonio and his guys kept us laughing and entertained all day. Lindsey, you were so gorgeous, I don’t know if Antonio could have kept his eyes off of you even if he tried! Thank you SO much for allowing me to be a part of this beautiful celebration!

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Shout-Outs: Ceremony and Reception Venue: Maple Rock Farm Officiant: John Moody Videographer: Miles & Drouin Hair & M/U: Whitney Beal Beauty Caterer: Shawn Wilcox DJ: Dave Dionne Wedding Gown & Suit Boutique: Maine Coast Weddings & Special Events

Assistant Photographer: Kimberly Reed

Lead Photographer: Meghan Benner of Perle Photography

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Kailey, you blew me away! You are such a stunning momma-to-be and I am so incredibly happy you allowed me to take photos of you in this crazy Maine snow storm!! You truly proved that you are a tough Maine momma! Thank you SO much!!!

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Thank you so much, Kailey, for going on this adventure with me <3

Special thank you to Grant’s Tree Farm in Warren, Maine for allowing us to use your amazing property!

Flowers by Snapdragon’s Florist in Rockland, Maine.

Dress hand-made by Picture Perfect Boutique in Ohio.

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I am serious when I say that the more north you travel, the nicer the people become. So you can imagine that traveling to Fort Kent, about as far north as you can get, the people are the sweetest yet! Heather and James are no exception to that! I met them last winter for their engagement session and I’ve felt such a connection to them since the first time we’ve talked. Heather is truly a rare gem with her light-hearted sense of humor, obvious beauty and sincere empathatic personality. James, you hit the jackpot! Together, you both make a beautiful pair! I’m incredibly thankful to have met you and been part of your perfect day!! I hope to carry our friendship on!! <3  2016-11-27_0002P I N I T 2016-11-27_0003P I N I T 2016-11-27_0004P I N I T 2016-11-27_0005P I N I T 2016-11-27_0006P I N I T 2016-11-27_0007P I N I T 2016-11-27_0008P I N I T 2016-11-27_0009P I N I T 2016-11-27_0010P I N I T 2016-11-27_0011P I N I T 2016-11-27_0012P I N I T 2016-11-27_0013P I N I T 2016-11-27_0014P I N I T 2016-11-27_0015P I N I T 2016-11-27_0016P I N I T 2016-11-27_0017P I N I T 2016-11-27_0018P I N I T 2016-11-27_0019P I N I T 2016-11-27_0020P I N I T 2016-11-27_0021P I N I T 2016-11-27_0022P I N I T 2016-11-27_0023P I N I T 2016-11-27_0024P I N I T 2016-11-27_0025P I N I T 2016-11-27_0026P I N I T 2016-11-27_0027P I N I T 2016-11-27_0076P I N I T 2016-11-27_0028P I N I T 2016-11-27_0029P I N I T 2016-11-27_0030P I N I T 2016-11-27_0031P I N I T 2016-11-27_0032P I N I T 2016-11-27_0033P I N I T 2016-11-27_0034P I N I T 2016-11-27_0078P I N I T 2016-11-27_0036P I N I T 2016-11-27_0037P I N I T 2016-11-27_0038P I N I T 2016-11-27_0039P I N I T 2016-11-27_0040P I N I T 2016-11-27_0041P I N I T 2016-11-27_0042P I N I T 2016-11-27_0079P I N I T 2016-11-27_0043P I N I T 2016-11-27_0044P I N I T 2016-11-27_0045P I N I T 2016-11-27_0046P I N I T 2016-11-27_0047P I N I T 2016-11-27_0048P I N I T 2016-11-27_0049P I N I T 2016-11-27_0050P I N I T 2016-11-27_0051P I N I T 2016-11-27_0035P I N I T 2016-11-27_0052P I N I T 2016-11-27_0053P I N I T 2016-11-27_0054P I N I T 2016-11-27_0055P I N I T 2016-11-27_0056P I N I T 2016-11-27_0057P I N I T 2016-11-27_0058P I N I T 2016-11-27_0060P I N I T 2016-11-27_0068P I N I T 2016-11-27_0061P I N I T 2016-11-27_0062P I N I T 2016-11-27_0063P I N I T 2016-11-27_0059P I N I T 2016-11-27_0064P I N I T 2016-11-27_0065P I N I T 2016-11-27_0066P I N I T 2016-11-27_0067P I N I T 2016-11-27_0069P I N I T 2016-11-27_0070P I N I T 2016-11-27_0071P I N I T 2016-11-27_0072P I N I T 2016-11-27_0073P I N I T 2016-11-27_0074P I N I T 2016-11-27_0075P I N I T

Shout-Outs:

Ceremony: St. Louis Catholic Church

Officiant: Father James Nadeau

Reception: Lonesome Pine Trails

Stationary Design: Wedding Paper Divas

Florals: Pelletiers Florist Greenhouse & Garden Center

Hair: Samantha Charette @ Reflections Unisex Salon

Make-Up: MOB Lupita Albert

Caterer: Rock’s Family Diner

Cake/Cupcakes: Confectionately Yours

DJ: Adam’s Mobile DJ Service and Sound

Bridal Boutique/Suit Boutique/Jewelry Boutique: Kasamara Bridal Boutique

Decorations: Missy Mournault @ Pelletiers Florist Greenhouse & Garden Center

Assistant Photographer: Kimberly Reed

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