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Twinning – Sarah & Evan’s Temple Rodeph Shalom B’nai Mitzvah

On April 22nd, I was honored to photograph Sarah and Evan’s B’nai Mitzvah at the Temple Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia, with a reception at Tedenza. Twins are tricky. While everyone likes to refer to them as “the twins,” or as a unit, I have found what twins really want is to be recognized as individuals […]

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Mallory’s Big Day – Philadelphia Bat Mitzvah at Rodeph Shalom, and Front & Palmer

This past spring, on March 12th, I was honored to be able to shoot Mallory’s bat mitzvah at Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia, with a fun reception afterward at the Front and Palmer Club. I met Mallory’s mother, Alyson, a couple years ago when she hired me to do a family session for her. I really […]

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Out of Many, 1 | A Personal Portrait Project

Every year. my street holds a July 4th block party. A couple of weeks before the 4th this year, I purchased a really fun ring light for my photography. I decided that this year, I was going to take portraits of all the kids who came to our annual block party just for the hell […]

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Philly Legends: Lee Jones

A few blog posts ago, I wrote about how I am embarking on a new personal project entitled Philly Legends. I will be visiting my hometown throughout the year and creating portraits of the people in my life that made me who I am today. The movers and shakers, the creators and the masterminds that […]

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Philly Legends: King Britt

One day, when I was having dinner with my husband, he asked me “If you could back to a time in your life… ya know, like any age, what would that be?” I didn’t even stutter. “23-25 years old…PERIOD.” I went on to explain to him why: When I was that age, it was the […]

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