Welcome to my BLOG.  I frequently post new galleries and information about specials I am offering.  I also post information about photography in general about things like: how to get the best shots, how to hire the best photographer for your needs, how to dress for a session, etc.  So welcome and I hope you find it useful!

2021 Weddings

November 06, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

BOOKING NOW FOR 2021 WEDDINGS

Wedding Photos

 

Wedding Photography is booking up fast for me for 2021.  If you would like to reserve your date, please call me as soon as possible to talk about what you are looking for in a wedding photographer and to chat about your wedding plans.  I love small weddings and I love large weddings.  I've done many of both.

I specialize in traditional/photojournalism/fine art style wedding photography.  I make sure to take many candid images of your wedding and guests' joyful celebration throughout the day.  I also take some time, usually between your ceremony and reception, to guide you and your wedding party or special guests into classic and contemporary poses so you can have styled, gorgeous group shots as well.

My primary focus is on providing every client with unobtrusive, professional photography services that allow the wedding festivities to carry on, uninterrupted by my work.  With my low-key style I am able to capture the precious details and once-in-a-lifetime moments without disturbing the natural flow of the day.

If you are interested in interviewing me for your wedding photos, please call me at 518-429-0931.  I hope I get to meet you! 


Why is photography important?

October 27, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Photographs become reminders of our history...documenting moments in time that might otherwise be forgotten.

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It is so important because it freezes memories and captures moments in time that you'll be able to remember and cherish years. If you look at the images that people save, usually it's photos of their family, friends, pets, places, and items they love.  

Photography is a vision, it’s art, it is imagination, and it is observation.  It is a way to explore the world, and experience day to day life with a camera.  It is a powerful tool to tell a story or to share a moment.  

That's why photography is so important in our world today and for future generations.


 

 


LOOK TO THE PROFESSIONAL

September 25, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

As a professional photographer, I am someone who will be there for you now and for years to come.  I am a business owner who thrives on customer service and satisfaction.  I strive to produce products that exceed your -- and my-- best expectations.  Call or email to talk about what you are looking for.  

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See the Difference

September 24, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Great photography takes both technical skills and artistry. 

I am more than just a "picture taker".  I am a student of lighting, posing, fashion and even interior design.  I combine these elements to create works of art that don't just match your budget...they also fit perfectly with your family's unique characteristics and your personal style.

Give me a call at 518-429-0931 and let's talk about your vision.

 


Senior Photography -- Book your session now

August 31, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Professional photography is so much more than just snapping a picture.  It's the technique and experience to consistently capture the highest quality photographs, regardless of the situation.  It's the artistry and vision to get that one shot--that one look--that is so uniquely your high school senior.  It's the professionalism to guide you through the process of creating works of art you will treasure for a lifetime.

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Senior Photography Season is Upon Us!

August 27, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

High School senior photos capture one of the most special times in a person's young life.  These are days that you will want to remember forever with amazing professional photographs. 

I approach a senior session with finding out the senior's interests and then make sure the photos reflect those interests.  What's their look?  How do I create photographs that tell the world who they are...I strive to create photos you're happy to share with family and friends. 

For everyday photos, you may be fine with a neighbor, a friend or your sister-in-law.  But when it comes to these once-in-a-lifetime moments, you need to make sure the person behind the camera is a proven professional photographer. 

Call 518-429-0931 or email [email protected] to book an appointment.

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Senior Photography Class of 2021

August 22, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Photo folios are now available to preserve your senior photos as a keepsake for generations to come. 

After your session, you get to choose your favorite photos from your session to complete your folio. Prices start at $65.

Click "Read the full post" to see all options available.

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Five Star Reviews on YELP

July 08, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

 

 

 


FIVE STAR Wedding Wire Reviews

July 08, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
 

First Looks

March 21, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Hopefully all this crazy stuff going on with Covid-19 will soon be behind us and we can move on to the business of life.  If you are planning a wedding and have some time to decide what you want for your special day, you'll want to think about a having a "First Look".  Click on the box below and scroll down to learn all about them.

Erika and Justin


Weddings by West-e Photography

November 09, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
Wedding PhotosDSC_1676     To learn more about the services I offer to couples on their special day, please click here for my informational PDF.                                                                                                                                  

Wedding Albums

October 22, 2019  •  Leave a Comment

Wedding Photography:

Your Wedding Album

 

Your wedding album is a piece of your story, a cherished heirloom generations of friends and family members will enjoy. It’s a display piece that you can leaf through on an anniversary or special occasion, or just on a rainy day.

It’s a central go-to to remember your biggest day, and the people, places and all those perfect details that made it great—and a custom album designed with your specific needs, budget and wedding day in mind is the ultimate way to keep the excitement and the special moments alive forever.

 

There are many shapes and styles to choose from including albums from Italy and acrylic cover albums. 

 


West-e Photography Winner of the 2019 Global Wedding Award

June 25, 2019  •  Leave a Comment

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Wedding Wire

September 12, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
 
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Pet Photography -- November Special

November 03, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Now is the time to start thinking of Christmas Gifts for yourself, a loved one, or friend.  One perfect gift would be a large print or wall canvas of a beloved pet.  

I am offering $50 off the session fee for any pet session booked during the month of November.  

 

Pet PhotographyIf you have any questions about this offer, please do not hesitate to contact me.