Are you ready to take your relationship to the next level and propose in NYC? The city that never sleeps offers a plethora of romantic spots perfect for popping the question. As a NYC-based photographer, I’ve had the privilege of capturing countless proposal moments across the city. Here are some of my recommended locations to […]

Couples, Event Photography, Photo Locations

June 23, 2024

Where to Propose in NYC

A "marry me" sign at Jane's Carousel in Brooklyn with the lower Manhattan skyline in the background.

New York City, one of the most diverse cities in the world, celebrates Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year. This annual celebration is based on the lunisolar Chinese calendar and is observed by billions worldwide, marking the first new moon of the year and lasting 15 days. Lunisolar combines the solar, lunar, […]

Event Photography, NYC Photography

February 28, 2024

Where To Celebrate Lunar New Year in NYC

I recently had the opportunity to capture another surprise proposal that unfolded at The Ludlow Hotel, a chic luxury boutique haven nestled in the heart of Manhattan’s trendy Lower East Side. On an unseasonably warm November day, when autumn took a back seat and spring vibes took center stage, a magical love story was about […]

Couples, Event Photography

December 2, 2023

Capturing A Love Proposal at The Ludlow Hotel

The Lower Manhattan skyline is framed with a "will you marry me" proposal set up on the terrace of The Ludlow Hotel.

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: there’s something truly magical about photographing surprise proposals. It was a crisp and warm autumn day in October, and I had the honor of capturing another old colleague’s surprise proposal to his now-fiancée. The setting was the iconic Bow Bridge in Central Park, and the day […]

Couples, Event Photography

November 18, 2023

Surprise Proposal at Bow Bridge in Central Park

Groom-to-be gets down on one knee in front of the Bow Bridge in Central Park to propose to his girlfriend.

In typical concert photography fashion, only a few hours before the Trilogy Tour was set to kick off at Madison Square Garden I received a last-minute approval to photograph the legendary trio of Enrique Iglesias, Ricky Martin, and Pitbull. On this evening, I can finally check off “photographing at Madison Square Garden.” The last time […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

November 2, 2023

Concert Photography of Trilogy Tour at Madison Square Garden

Beyond its delectable wood-fired pizzas and Italian-inspired menu, Porta in Jersey City is the ideal canvas for capturing cherished moments. This trendy hotspot in New Jersey, which frequently hosts private events, boasts a vibrant atmosphere that draws both locals and visitors alike. It was in this lively setting that I got to capture a wonderful […]

Camera Gear, Couples, Event Photography, Photography Tips

October 14, 2023

Porta Jersey City Event Photography Wedding Celebration

Porta Jersey City event photography embellished pizza purse.

Macklemore, the musical virtuoso born Benjamin Hammond Haggerty, has been an indomitable force in the music industry for well over a decade. Renowned for his socially charged lyrics and infectious pop-infused hip-hop tracks like Thrift Shop, he possesses an uncanny knack for forging profound connections with his audience. I had the privilege of photographing Macklemore’s […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

September 24, 2023

Macklemore Mackin’ It at Pier 17 Rooftop

Rapper Macklemore talks to the audience at The Rooftop at Pier 17 with the World Trade Center in the background.

As a photographer, there’s no greater affirmation of your craft than when clients return to you, entrusting you with their precious memories once again. Such was the case when I received a call from a couple whose love story I had the honor of documenting last year. Their journey, which began with a breathtaking proposal […]

Couples, Event Photography

September 5, 2023

Electric Lemon Wedding Rehearsal Event Photography

Wedding rehearsal Electric Lemon event photography.

In the heart of New York City’s Forest Hills, Queens, lies a historical gem that has witnessed countless musical legends grace its stage. Forest Hills Stadium, with its century-long legacy, is now the backdrop for Louis Tomlinson’s Faith in the Future World tour. Louis Tomlinson, the talented singer/songwriter, and former One Direction member, has embarked […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

August 4, 2023

Louis Tomlinson Concert Photography At Forest Hills Stadium

Louis Tomlinson concert photography at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY.

As someone who captures moments in time, photographing an NYC City Hall elopement can be a unique and rewarding experience. Not everyone wants a day of grandeur. For some, a simple civil ceremony is enough. My best friend, Danny, asked me to be his witness and helped capture his big day with his girlfriend, Zoe, […]

Couples, Event Photography, Photography Tips

June 28, 2023

Capturing Intimate Moments of a NY City Hall Elopement

Couple holds a ticket for their spot to get married at NYC City Hall.