Lisa+Chad l Hall of Springs Wedding

We have another winter wedding to feature on the blog this morning! We’ve done a lot of winter weddings this year, but that might be at least partially due to the winter that never ends. Fortunately we’ve had a pretty winter though too, and some great weddings. This wedding was not only pretty but also had a couple I already knew (and loved), and was a Hall of Springs wedding. Everyone who follows the blog knows how much we love a Hall of Springs wedding, especially with a classic C+W couple… so let’s dive in!
We’re always looking for these expressions once the dress starts getting put on. It’s funny but you can feel the energy shift once the wedding dress gets put on in the brides room.
Another beautiful C+W bride!
Lisa had a nice moment with her father once the dress was put on
Alice captured this great little series of the flower girl, I love the image of her looking at the bride through the window

Chad is a man after my heart with his family shoe cleaning kit. A man who takes care of his shoes instantly gets props from me (anyone who knows me knows I love shoes). It was a great touch in the getting ready
In addition Lisa shared this about Chad: “Chad is an illustrator and is big on typography. We loved our invitations of with our names in League Gothic and the ampersand in Adobe Caslon Pro Semibold Italic, so we made that into an “L & C” logo that we sprinkled through out. Our friend carved the logo into wood for us, and my sister-in-law created a sign for the back of our chair.”

It was time to set up the first look once the getting ready was over
It was cold, but these 2 were troopers once again! In the engagement shoot it was mosquitos and tall grass, this time it was freezing wind and ice patches. No matter what these 2 have huge smiles in front of the camera – thank you!
The teaser on the C+W facebook page
One of my favorite wedding portraits, you can see the nice light trying to sneak in the background

The wedding ceremony was back at the Hall of Springs

The set up around the Hall of Springs was beautiful, and organized so all could see the ceremony
These 2 brought the energy for what ended up being an awesome reception (props to DJ Paul Malo who was a rockstar the entire night)
Lisa+Chad designed the ballroom at Hall of Springs to have an ivory, gold, and red color scheme which was beautiful
As if this wedding wasn’t already awesome enough, let’s add in some killer fireworks!
For the grand finale…. we’ll add some C+W photobooth images!
Thank you both for everything, from the engagement shoot to the Hall of Springs wedding experience. It’s been a blast every step of the way.

Ceremony+Reception: Hall of Springs
Dress: Adorae by Sottero & Midgley
Hair/makeup: Complexions
Flowers: Linda Meek
Officiant: Reverend Joy Burke
Cake: Mazzone
Catering: Mazzone
Entertainment: ceremony – Adirondack Cellist; reception – DJ Paul Malo
Hall of Springs Wedding Photos: Clark+Walker


Kristi+Tim’s Garrison Wedding Video

We love stories like this one and we LOVE couples like Kristi+Tim. They brought everything they loved about life, each other, and their families and poured it into this amazing Garrison wedding. Each piece had meaning and importance and was written into the day seamlessly. There’s almost to much ground to cover with everything that went into it, so I’ll just say that I hope this Garrison wedding video does their thoughtful+personalized event, justice.

Thank you Kristi+Tim for letting us be a part of your Garrison wedding video.

Dress: Hailey Paige, from Lovely Bridal Boutique
Makeup: Once Upon a Bride
Hair: Layla Bridal Hair & Makeup
Bridesmaid dresses: J.Crew
Flowers: Designs by Wildthings
Cake: Pastry Garden
Catering: The Garrison wedding
Band: The Nerds
DJ: Supersonic DJ
Garrison Wedding Photos: Clark+Walker Studio


Fenway Park Engagement Photos!

We’re very excited to start this weekend off right – with some gorgeous Fenway Park engagement photos! I’ve been keeping this shoot silent for quite some time now, Colleen asked me to keep it under wraps since the shoot was for their save-the-dates. Out of respect I decided to keep it on the shelf for the offseason, but now we’re ready to give this awesome shoot a feature! Colleen+Carson approached me about capturing their engagement photos at Fenway park last summer. Her father works for the Red Sox so the shoot was something we all were excited about, and given amazing access to do it. Anyone who follows the blog knows that we get to shoot in some very, very cool locations and this was right up there! Alisha and I being huge baseball fans, this was especially neat for me. Anyway on to these Fenway Park engagement photos!

I started on top of the dugout of course… because how often do you get to stand on top of the Red Sox dugout? No I’m joking, that was fun, but I loved the light, the park, and the logo all factoring into this first set
Having the whole park to yourself is awesome
Another gorgeous C+W couple of course! Fenway Park engagement photos are easy to begin with, but these 2 made it cake
The image for the save-the-date
The light around the park was spectacular (oh sun, how I miss you)

We even went around the park for some fun shots
They had to give the Sox some love!
And since her father had Championship rings from the Sox, their “ring shot” was just a wee bit different than normal :)
I have to say capturing these Fenway Park engagement photos was one of the most fun sessions I had all summer. I hope you enjoyed checking them out! Now… if only some people in St Louis wanted to hire us for a Cardinals e-shoot!!


Melissa+Scott l Lake Placid Winter Wedding

I’m almost afraid of bring up the fact that this Lake Placid winter wedding is filled with snow. I know we’ve seen so much of it here in the Northeast this winter season. However, I think this wedding puts all that cold winter snow in the best possible light, showing us how beautiful the snow can be. While it’s been continuous, deep and never ending for months, we can still be mesmerized by it’s beauty.

We had a great time be a part of this Lake Placid winter wedding, and Melissa+Scott were a fabulous couple. We can’t thank you enough, and hope you love the wedding video!
PS – if you think they look familiar, you are correct! These two were featured on the blog (LINK) in January as well!

Thank you for viewing our Whiteface Lodge Lake Placid winter wedding video!
Wedding & Reception Venue(s):  St. Agnes Church & Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, New York
Dress:  Paloma Blanca
Shoes:  Audrey Brooke
Hair:  Cassondra Morse with G.E.M.S Hair Salon
Makeup:  Theresa Doughty, MaryKay Cosmetics
Bridesmaid dresses:  David’s Bridal
Flowers:  Trillium Florist Tupper Lake, New York
Cake:  CakePlacid- Lake Placid, New York
Catering:  WhiteFace Lodge
Entertainment:  Party Effects DJ Service
Coordinator/Planner/Designer:  Nicole Zaluski- Whiteface Lodge
Photography: Clark+Walker Studio


University Club NYC Wedding Video I Margaret+David

Three years ago we had the honor of shooting Jonathan+Eva’s wedding at the Botanical Gardens in Brooklyn. Imagine our excitement when Jonathan’s identical twin brother invited us to be a part of his University Club NYC Wedding. As with Jonathan’s wedding, David+Margaret’s wedding embodied the same values and traditions that come from a close knit family. Margaret with her mother and three sisters and David with his brother, sister and parents, was what made this wedding so spectacular.

Getting the dress on was fun to watch. Margaret and her sisters playfully having a moment getting the dress on, was fun to participate in. I hope when you watch this video, you will see what I mean. I think the same thing can be said for David and his father and brother playing pool in the billiard room, just without the stress of a wedding gown to deal with! Yes, I said billiard room, just wait until you see the University Club NYC. The library where David and Margaret did their portraits was a maze of arches, endless books, and Mahogany.

We are so excited to share this University Club NYC wedding today, and finish what we started three years ago; bringing together loving and caring families.

Thank you for allowing us to share in your University Club wedding! For those that want to see more from this wedding feel free to check out their wedding photos HERE.

Ceremony+Reception: University Club NYC wedding
Dress: Bridal Reflections NYC
Makeup: Kimara Ahnert Makeup Studio
Hair: Yossi Ivgi
Bridesmaid dresses: The Wedding Library
Flowers: Bride & Blossom
Cake: Foremost Catering
Catering: Foremost Catering
Entertainment: Vali Entertainment
Photography: Clark+Walker Studio