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I'm Tori, a twenty something wedding and portrait photographer based in New Jersey. When I'm not photographing the sweetest couples around, you can find me watching the latest episode of Fixer Upper, listening to country music, or going exploring with my love, Ryan. We're always up for a new adventure.

Spring Lake Engagement Session | Lauren + Frankie

I couldn’t have been more excited when Lauren told me that she and her fiance, Frankie, wanted to have their engagement session in Spring Lake, NJ. Having a photo session in Spring Lake was on my summer bucket list, and I’m SO thankful that I finally got to check it off  a couple of weeks […]

September 19, 2017

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For Brides: 5 Easily Forgotten Wedding Day Details

If you’re in the middle of planning a wedding, you know that the process is intense and the to do list is never ending! There are so many details that have to be thoughtfully taken care of to ensure a  wedding day that’s as close to seamless as possible. That being said, it can be so […]

October 13, 2016

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The Brasenhill Mansion | A Tracey Krick Photography Wedding

Another incredible wedding weekend of second shooting with my sweet & talented friend Tracey of Tracey Krick Photography is in the books! A couple of weeks ago I drove out to Lebanon, PA for Kerrianne + Eric’s wedding at the beautiful Brasenhill Mansion (and let me tell you, if I was able to shoot at that venue […]

October 5, 2016

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Motivation Monday: Colds, Quotes, & Chicken Noodle Soup

Yesterday morning I woke up with a nasty cold. Yuck! I guess that’s what happens when you spend some time with cold ridden kids like I did last week (at least they’re cute, haha!). I had big plans of writing out a real motivational Monday blog post yesterday for today, but after a senior session, second shooting […]

September 26, 2016

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Morristown, NJ | Portrait Session | Nicole

Nicole and I had such a great time meeting up at two of my favorite spots in Morristown, NJ for her portrait session! Nicole graduated from Whippany Park High School this past June and officially started her college career last Sunday.  How exciting is that?! Nicole is such a beauty, SO sweet, and full of […]

September 13, 2016

Portrait Sessions, Uncategorized

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10 Things I Love About Fall

I can’t believe that the summer is almost over!  Seriously, how did that happen so quickly? Even though I’m always a little sad to see summer go, I LOVE the fall and all of the fun that goes along with the season.  When I left the house this morning to go for my coffee run, it already felt like […]

September 2, 2016

Personal, Uncategorized

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Alexandria, VA | Portrait Session | Kelly

My friend Kelly and I stopped in Alexandria, VA on the way back home from The Gathering Event last week for a headshot swap! The things that happen when you travel with photographer friends, haha.  The very first time I visited Alexandria was with Ryan a few months back, and I immediately fell in love […]

August 31, 2016

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A Tip for Overcoming Work Week Overwhelm

Feeling stressed out and overwhelmed is a real thing.  Now don’t get me wrong — being my own boss, doing what I love, and working from home definitely has is perks.  I call the shots.  I get to decide what needs to get done and when it needs to get done by.  But by the same token, I’m […]

August 30, 2016

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Laurelwood Arboretum, NJ | Engagement Session | Alyson + Andrew

Ooh these two!  Alyson + Andrew are the absolute sweetest and a total dream couple. They came down to New Jersey all the way from Boston for their engagement session & engagement party!  They brought their sweet puppy Lacey down with them for some sweet photos too…. how CUTE is she?!  After e-mailing back and […]

August 25, 2016

Engagement, Uncategorized

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The Gathering Event Recap

On Monday afternoon my sweet friend Kelly and I drove down to Fredericksburg, VA to join 80 other #babybossladies for The Gathering Event with Hope Taylor & Caroline Logan Raush.  They’re both two of my favorite photographers and I was casually fan girling out in the audience, haha! To say that I was blown away […]

August 24, 2016

For Photographers, Uncategorized

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