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Why Hire a Certified Commercial Drone Operator for Your Business?

In the last few years, one of the most recent trends happens to be drones. You see drones that children open up as Christmas presents, drones being used on family farms and drones being used for real estate & wedding videography. With growing interest and large demand for them, why not hire an operator for your business? First, be sure your operator has a commercial license. If not, take these proper steps. read more…

The Sampsons | Coopers Rock Photography | Morgantown, WV Engagement Session

This Coopers Rock Photography project was scheduled during the perfect time of the year. The leaves, trees and scenic views are the main reason why I love shooting during the peaking season of the fall. The park was full of others taking pictures and enjoying the overlook before winter’s low temperatures. I couldn’t be more please with the location we picked for our session! read more…

Becca & Dan | Jefferson Patterson Park | St. Leonard, MD Wedding Photography

I knew Becca and Dan for around 6 years before they reached out to me and said that they wanted me to shoot, not only their engagement photos, but also to be the photographer for their wedding day. I got to witness two great people make the commitment of a lifetime. From our days at Bethany College to our adult years now; it was a joyous feeling to see these happy individuals share such a wonderful day together. read more…

Meet the Jacksons | Ohiopyle Engagement Photography | Fall Photo Inspirations

Well, well, well… Many people would say, “Cody, it’s about time!” And those people would be right, it’s about time buddy. In July, seven years ago, Cody asked Michelle out (to be his boyfriend) at her house right before she left for college in New York. Being best friends with Cody since we were 10 and witnessing their love is such a great happiness for all. Especially seeing their love grow since their beginning days. read more…

Skylar & Ryan | Bethany, WV Photography | Engagement Session

Bethany College is where it all began — It was only obvious for us to schedule an engagement session in Bethany, WV. Only a few years ago where all three of us were walking through the corridors of Old Main, clueless and uncertain of our futures. I’ll say confidently, these two are very certain about one another. We also made a trip to the awesome scenic view at Cooper’s Rock in Morgantown, WV. read more…

The Youngs | The Fair View Sunset Room | Washington, PA Wedding Photography

Cory and Heather Young delivered their wedding vows in the middle of August 2017 in Washington, PA at The Fair View Sunset Room surrounded by many friends and family. They gave roses to their mothers and poured dirt to symbolize their togetherness. After their vows, they sealed the ceremony with the kiss of a lifetime. It was a special day for the two of them, but also for the family & friends that were involved! read more…

The Most Regrettable Thing to Do on your Wedding Day

Not hiring a videographer on your wedding day.

I couldn’t tell you how many married couples tell me they wished they would have budgeted for a videographer. Sure, I’m going to be biased in this subject, but, it’s reached the surface in countless conversations while filming weddings over the years. Couples that have been married 15 years, to newlyweds of just a few months (one last week). read more…

Best Wedding Dance Songs | Wedding Reception Inspiration | West Virginia Weddings

Selecting songs for your wedding reception can be stressful & a never-ending process. When deciding what songs you might want to dance to throughout the wedding reception, take into consideration the list below that will match the mood during each part of the wedding reception. Once you have the perfect playlist assembled, get ready to party & dance the night away.
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Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals | Laurel Highlands Tourism | Ohiopyle Rentals

Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals, initially grew out of a love for the Laurel Highlands area of Pennsylvania & the memories it has created for Rumberger family. As a result, the rental company represents a love to getaway with family, friends & create memorable experiences. They passionately focus on the guest experience from the initial phone or email inquiry to the release of your refundable security deposit. Here’s what they can offer you… read more…

The Rishels | Lakeview Resort Wedding | Uniontown, PA Photography

It’s always a fun and emotional driven day when a childhood friend of yours finally marries the woman of his dreams. Levi and I grew up in the mountains, went to school together and mostly hung out at the hunting club. It’s amazing to see how happy Chareese and the two girls light up Levi’s world — Whenever we had the engagement shoot, I saw firsthand the joy within their family. read more…

Fernstone Retreat | Pennsylvania Wedding Venues | Farmington, PA

My hometown area is, in opinion, one of the most peaceful and gorgeous places in the world. Fernstone Retreat is one of the amazing wedding venues in the mountains. Because of its unique historic attraction and 450 acres of adventurous property for all different themes and types of wedding celebrations, it is perfect for your special day. This venue is owned and operated by locals within the area. read more…

Kendall & Josh | Uniontown Wedding Photography | Mt. Washington Overlook

Each and every one of my wedding clients I get to meet and work is a new adventure & a new forever connection. Especially during Kendall & Josh’s wedding day, I felt that incredible connection with them and both sides of their families. The couple decided to make their day a simple and memorable one. A Uniontown wedding photography project with a beautiful couple starting their lives together! read more…

Becca + Daniel | Engagement Session | Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Instead of celebrating Easter in the more traditional that involves egg hunts, visiting family you haven’t seen since Christmas and the pounds of sugary candy you’re given, I took a trip. I took a weekend trip with my lovely girlfriend Emily to shoot engagement photos in Georgetown at the Georgetown Waterfront Park. read more…

5 Tips to Finding a Wedding Videographer in Morgantown, West Virginia

Finding the right wedding videographer in Morgantown, WV is an important part of planning your big day. A videographer knows how to capture the fine details and memories you will have to look back on for a lifetime. Use these 5 tips to find your perfect wedding videographer in the Morgantown, WV and the surrounding area. read more…

Lauren & Ryan | Canton, Ohio Photography | The Old Stone Chapel

It’s always magical when you see months of planning come to complete fruition. However, it’s an even better feeling when you shoot and are an important part of a friends’ special wedding day. Enjoy these images from the Rante’s wedding in the historic Old Stone Chapel & the elegant Onesto venue. read more…

Why Hire a Photographer for your Surprise Proposal? | Surprise Proposals | Wedding Photography

The fall sun beats down on the rough landscape and illuminates the autumn colors of the leaves at Ravens Rock; an iconic view from Morgantown, WV. Gio & Rachel just finish a 40-minute lengthy hike through the earthly path, but there awaits more than just a gorgeous open view of the mountainous area. An unexpected surprise sits in the back pocket of her soon-to-be life partner.

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New Beginnings | Wedding Videography | Morgantown, WV

Click, Click. It’s hot. It’s July. I’m looking through the squared-off vision of my camera, there stands a new bride in a long white dress, with the up-do that was styled just a few hours ago. Next, to her leans in a man wearing a clean gray tux that hunches overlaying the 384,586th kiss on his new bride’s soft lips. Click, click — Shooting off two more pictures. read more…

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