Weddings

Your Wedding Day will be an exciting, memorable event you will reflect upon fondly for decades to come. The cornerstone of sharing your special day’s memories is highly dependent on the photographer entrusted with capturing the magic. You want a photographer with experience and skill. Someone who is easy to work with and fully understands your desires. Someone who will capture the feel, the energy, the excitement, the planned and spontaneous activities of the day in a way you will be proud to share with others during the years to come.

I have been shooting weddings for over 18 years and understand the importance of the trust you place in my hands as your wedding photographer. This starts long before the wedding day with an introductory meeting, a chance for all parties involved to get to know each other. I’ll have a number of questions to help me understand your desires for your wedding day and that’s the most important aspect of my job; understanding how YOU want your wedding shot.

I take a photo-journalistic approach to wedding photography, incorporating traditional, formal shots, but also mixing in natural and candid shots that truly represent the day’s activities. Adaptable and fun, I’ll be responsible for making sure the cherished moments are captured along with the unexpected magic the day brings. No two weddings are the same and I’ll make sure yours is not shot in a cookie-cutter fashion, but will instead draw from my years of experience to allow me to photograph the day as it unfolds naturally in all its splendor. For a look at my previous work, scroll down to find a portfolio slideshow. Curious about what I shoot during a wedding? This list is provided so we make sure we are on the same page for what’s important to you on your wedding day.

I am based in the Puget Sound region of Washington state and in Los Angeles, California and have shot weddings from Pennsylvania and New Jersey to California and Nevada. I love to travel and will be glad to speak with you about a destination wedding shoot if you are planning one.

When you are ready to learn more about how I can provide lasting memories of your wedding day, feel free to email me, use my Contact form or call 206-200-4259 if you’d like more information or to schedule a time for us to chat.

Package Pricing

Full Day Wedding Package

* Full Day Wedding coverage – Preparation, Ceremony, Reception
* Pre-Wedding consults + email and phone check-ins
* Travel within the greater Puget Sound area included
* Basic editing for B&W or color toning
* Low-resolution images for personal web/email use
* High-resolution images on DVD
* $2500

Additional Items:

* Leather proof albums available for all edited photos
* Second photographer available at $125/hr
* Prints available (You may print your own from the supplied disc)
* Photobook creation available
* Worldwide travel outside of the Puget Sound area

Portfolio

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Testimonials

Erica R
Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0

What was your favorite wedding photo?

There were so many to choose from. There is one of me with my husband, Dave, with this huge smile and I’m just hugging him, probably crying. There is also one that is outside of Salty’s looking into the venue which seems to capture the spirit of the evening. I think that might be my favorite.

How did Peter avoid disrupting the day? Great with candids? Action shots? Portraits?

Peter just seemed to know where to be and did a great job of managing all the ‘formal’ shots that family wanted. We got that all done quickly and were on our way. The rest of the night he was everywhere. I was surprised to see so many great, candid shots of all our family and friends.

What was included in your wedding photo package? Albums? DVDs? Engagement pics? Two photographers?

We really enjoy having the DVD. This is giving us tons of time to decide what to have printed out and for whom. Its a great memory.

How did Peter make you and family comfortable?
My mother is still talking about what a great job Peter did and how nice he is. It was so great to see his enthusiams for the event also. Clearly it is a passion of his.

Julene B
Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0

What was your favorite wedding photo?

We have so many favorites it is hard to pin it down to just one. We loved the ones he captured of us with our wedding parties. We have a favorite of the two of us dancing in front of the fire place which was not planned.

How did Peter avoid disrupting the day? Great with candids? Action shots? Portraits?

The photography did not disrupt our day at all. I didn’t even notice Peter was there half of the time. I was amazed at all of the shots he got throughout the night that I would never have seen otherwise. The candid and action shots were definitely our favorites.

What was included in your wedding photo package? Albums? DVDs? Engagement pics? Two photographers?

All we asked for was Peter to take great pictures and we received a DVD with them on it. We were on a budget and Peter really worked with usso we could get what we needed.

How did Peter make you and family comfortable?
Peter was a natural with my family and friends. He put everyone at ease and especially during the posed portraits. He made them very painless and effortless. We really enjoyed having him as our photographer and he made it very fun.

Michelle S
Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0

What was your favorite wedding photo?

There is a photo of my husband watching me walk down the isle and I am so happy that Peter captured that moment!

How did Peter avoid disrupting the day? Great with candids? Action shots? Portraits?

I didn’t even know he was there yet he managed to get great candids as well as the little details! He took some amazing artistic shots of the Inn and the beautiful surroundings that I would have never thought to request.

What was included in your wedding photo package? Albums? DVDs? Engagement pics? Two photographers?

We were able to order the prints online in any size and format and the pictures were also on a CD. It was great because family members could also log onto the site so that they too could order the wedding pictures they wanted.

How did Peter make you and family comfortable?
He was great! No worries, and we were so happy with the results!

Amy C
Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0

What was your favorite wedding photo?

No one favorite, but the candid shots during the ceremony were amazing.

How did Peter avoid disrupting the day? Great with candids? Action shots? Portraits?

I didn’t even know he was there, and we had a very small wedding. looking at the pictures he got i just couldn’t believe he was physically located in a spot to take the picture, he was so unobtrusive. And he got pictures of real feelings, real people, very natural.

What was included in your wedding photo package? Albums? DVDs? Engagement pics? Two photographers?

All the pictures were posted on a website where we could order prints, and we also got a CD of all of them.

How did Peter make you and family comfortable?
He just handled it. We didn’t have to even think about anything.