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Chandler Hovey Park Wedding Photographers: Casey & Jessica Ceremony: Chandler Hovey Park Reception: Colonial Hall at Rockafella’s Florist: Petals, Cyndi Cake: Cakes for Occasions Videographer: Waves Media, David DJ: Sound City Entertainment, Bill Officiant: JP Elizabeth Gemelli Hair & Makeup: Denise Gaudio Transportation: Salem Trolley These two are beyond sweet and the story of how they met always puts a smile on my face. Abby noticed Jeff one day on the train commute to work. She began to look forward to her work commute each and everyday because she new she would see his smiling face. One day the train came to a quick halt and Abby fell into Jeff’s seat. She was beyond embarrassed and could’t look at him the next day. Fortunately Jeff had notice Abby too and initiated conversation. He eventually asked Abby out on a date with her dog Sophie and the rest was history. Abby & Jeff were married at Chandler Hovey Park in Marblehead, MA on a gorgeous spring day. Their vows envoked laughter and tears from friends & family and it could not have been more lovely. The reception followed at Colonial Hall at Rockafella’s in Salem, MA.

Portsmouth NH Sheraton Wedding  Peg and Adam’s sunrise wedding ceremony took place across the street from their gorgeous residence on Rye Beach they refer to as “The White House at Heartstone”. The beach is just a stone’s throw away from their front steps where they admire the gorgeous views year round and can often be seen collecting heart shaped rocks. I could not think of a more romantic and meaningful ceremony location. When I asked why they chose a sunrise ceremony Peg explained, no matter where they were in the world they would plan to call at sunrise and watch together. How sweet is that <3 Later that afternoon they hosted an amazing reception at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH where they danced and enjoyed the company of loved ones. Photographer: Casey Durgin Photography Reception: Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel Day of Wedding Planner: Everyday Details, Laurie Mantegari videographer: Epic Filmmakers Florist: Jardiniere Cake: Sheraton Live Music: AJ Edwards DJ: DJ KOZ  

Tea Party Photo Shoot I always say I can photograph anyone else’s kids but my own. My girls see my camera come out and they take off running. Well this year would finally be a different story. Keira (7) & Kyleigh (5) were beyond thrilled when I said we were going to have a tea party photo shoot including cup cakes, flowers and best of all hair & makeup!! What little girl wouldn’t want to be a part of this very special day. Kyleigh and I ran around like mad women all day collecting props for the shoot and we even had time to make our own floral hair wreaths🙂 SO EASY!!! Keira got home from school and immediately came running in the house to put on her fancy dress and have her hair and makeup done by yours truly. We set off to the park and I crossed my fingers the girls would get along and cooperate. As you can see they did just that. Having a fun treat like this makes for a much easier time capturing natural fun images of your children.

Portsmouth Harbor Events wedding photos I loved Patsy & Greg’s Fall themed wedding featuring a gorgeous navy & orange pallete and stunning pastel florals. Patsy & Greg were married at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Parish in Hampton, NH and the reception followed at Portsmouth Harbor Events. Patsy was so amazingly calm as they sky grew dark and the rain came down in buckets just as she arrived at the church. I loved the candid shot of Patsy running up the church stairs under an umbrella. As Patsy & Greg were saying their vows the sky opened up and the sun beamed through the stain glass windows. We were able to make it to Rye Beach for some photos of Patsy & Greg and then off to Newcastle Commons for pictures with the family & bridal party. It was a gorgeous day! Photographers: Casey & Jessica Venue: Portsmouth Harbor Events Church: Our Lady OF the Miraculous Medal Parish Florist: Drinkwater Flowers & Design

Smith Barn at Brooksby Farm wedding I loved Katie & Chris’s fall/western themed wedding at the Smith Barn at Brooksby Farm in Danvers, MA. These two are so such much fun we had a blast photographing them! They are simply adorable and Katie had a huge smile on her face all day long! Brooksby Farm is such a great spot for weddings featuring the historic Smith Barn, apple orchards and countless gorgeous spots for wedding photos. Katie had some gorgeous wedding details featuring a fall bouquet & floral centerpieces, cowboy boots, sherif badges, hay bails, guns and lots of pumpkins. Photographers: Casey & Jessica Venue: The Smith Barn at Brooksby Farm Wedding Coordinator: Laurel Events, Lauren & Melissa Catering: Cloverleaf Catering Florist: Ideas in Bloom

Clay Hill Farm wedding photos Meghan & Johnny are one of those couples I hope I never lose contact with. They are so sweet & kind and their faith in God is so admirable. They caught eyes with each other during church and it wasn’t long before they connected and started dating. Meghan is a ballet dancer and was out of the country for most of the wedding planning process. I had the opportunity to photograph their engagement session and they were so natural it was obvious they were the perfect match. Check out their full engagement session HERE. Their fall wedding was spectacular! They were married at Immaculate Concetption Church in Portsmouth, NH and then off to Clay Hill Farm for their reception. We even had a chance to sneak over to Perkins Cove for some sunset pictures. The sky was simply breathtaking!   Photographers: Casey & Jessica Venue: Clay Hill Farm, Cape Neddick, Maine Ceremony: Immaculate Conception, Portsmouth, NH Florist: Flower Kiosk DJ: Peter Anania Decorator: Debbie MaCauley

featured in seacoast wedding magazine I am so excited to see Gino & Cindy’s gorgeous wedding featured in the 2015 issue of Seacoast Wedding Magazine. Their backyard celebration was filled with love and so many beautiful details.  Click here to see Gino & Cindy’s complete blog post.       A special thanks to all of the amazing vendors that helped make this wedding day so special. Blissful Beginnings, Melanie Voros Billingsgate Event Catering Marshall Tent & Event Rental Flower Kiosk

Seacoast Science Center Wedding Photography When I first met with Sarah & Christopher we hit it off right away and I new this was going to be a fun wedding! Sarah immediately explained to me that photographs are the most important part of her wedding day and she is obsessed with pictures! I had the opportunity to photograph their engagement session and we had an absolute blast. Sarah & Christopher’s Seacoast Science Center Wedding featured a seaside theme full of navy & yellow details. We could not have asked for a more perfect sky and sunset. Photographer: Casey Durgin Photography, Casey & Jessica Venue: Seacoast Science Center Wedding Coordinator: North Shore Weddings By Ana Caterer: The White Apron, Dover, NH Florist: Anastasia’s Flowers of Main Cake: Nancy Veins Officiant: John Reynolds Videographer: 3 Belles Productions Rentals: Exeter Tents & Events Hair: Spa Najoli Makeup: Bella Vita Salon DJ: Jeff Gleason

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Wedding & Moffatt Ladd House Ceremony Emily & Jason’s wedding ceremony took place at the gorgeous Moffatt Ladd House & Gardens in Portsmouth, NH and reception followed at The Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel. We had storm warnings for most of the day but low and behold the sun appeared as Emily & Jason as they said their vows. After the ceremony we headed over to Prescott Park for some more photos and finished up just in time before the rain. These guys were a ton of fun and the groomsmen a bit wild. Jessica & I laughed all day long!! As we were finishing up getting ready photos and heading outdoors the fire alarms sounded and we were greeted by Portsmouth Fire trucks. What a great photo op!!   Photography: Casey Durgin Photography, Casey & Jessica Venue: Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel, Portsmouth, NH Ceremony: Moffatt Ladd House Florist: Jardiniere Cake: Jacques Officient: Terry Manning DJ: Get Down Tonight, Garret Doe Hair & Makeup: Duda Spa, Portsmouth, NH Rentals: Marshalls Transportation: Seacoast Trolley

York Harbor Inn Wedding Photography Amy & Chris’s York Harbor Inn wedding was stunning from start to finish. Their wedding ceremony took place at the Hartley Mason Reserve overlooking York Harbor Beach. Amy & Chris are one of the kindest couples I have had the opportunity to work with. It is such an amazing feeling to be part of such a beautiful wedding celebration and share in the emotions of the day. Yes, I was wiping tears out of my eyes as they said their vows. I loved having the opportunity to steal these two during the reception and let them have a private moment at York Harbor Beach. Photography: Casey Durgin Photography Venue: York Harbor Inn Florist: F as in Flowers Cake: Simply Elegant Cakes By Maryann Kane Hair & Makeup: Marcy Webber DJ: Fred Papalardo DJ, Clark Sillery Officiant: Calvery Seacoast, Pastor Dave Barber