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Category Archives: Personal

Awe Shucks…Love & Thank You’s

I don’t think I can ever stop expressing my gratitude when  clients express their gratitude. Most of the times, I’m left speechless in knowing that I have played a part in making a difference (or contributed in a positive way) during one of the most important times in a couple’s life. Some define a successful […]

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WeddingChicks Hand Picked Vendor & Other Behind the Scene Thoughts

Last week I received an email from Jocey at that I have been Hand Picked to be a featured New York vendor for WeddingChicks. This honor is awarded to only 3 vendors per category per region. To see my work  featured along-side two other talented & established photographers, Trent Bailey & Bryce Covey, just makes […]

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Happy Film Photography Day!!

In honor of the first Film Photography Day declared by Lomography as being April 12, spurred me to share the origin of my heart for film photography. I love the creative freedom that digital photography allows me to have…. but there is something that gets my heart aflutter when it comes to the old school days of […]

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TRAVELS | Exploring Puerto Vallarta

Recently I had the opportunity of shooting a wedding in Puerto Vallarta.  I was fortunate to have a day free to get off the resort to explore the surrounding areas of Puerto Vallarta with my Equipment Manager / Body Guard of International Travels {aka the husband} and one of my destination shooters, Jonathan who is […]

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Darling… You Are Enough

Ok, for those who know me or had conversations with me, knows that I am a lover and not a hater (ha!). No, seriously. One of my pet PEEVES is when I hear a woman tearing another female down. I lack the eloquence of words to truly express my thoughts on this … and then […]

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Interview with NewsDay | Bridal Style

I recently got a bunch of emails, text & facebook comments from friends and past clients last week saying they saw me in the Weekend Cover story of NewsDay. I had totally forgotten I did an interview awhile back with NewsDay regarding Wedding trends and most specifically to bridesmaids dresses. I had to scramble to […]

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Life Stylin’!….

Not too long ago, I was a little piece in the New York Daily News’ Life Style section talking about my personal fashion style…excuse the bad angle and lighting…it’s a little hard not to critique the picture being a photographer myself.   Article reads: Dougherty, describes her style as “mixed media.” “I’m all about mixing patterns,” […]

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The other day while running around Manhattan on a day full of shoots, I thought to myself…how amazing is it to be born a women in this era & living in this country. A large chunk of the glass ceiling has been broken by a previous generation of strong women in various industries. The idea […]

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