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I'm Tori, a portrait and wedding photographer based in central New Jersey. Thank you for visiting my little corner of the internet; I'm so happy you're here. Come check out the full galleries from recent weddings and portrait sessions, behind the scenes, personal posts, helpful tips and more. Please feel free to take a look, and let me know if there is anything special you'd love to see in a future post. I hope to hear from you soon!

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Summer Hartshorne Woods Park Engagement Session, NJ | Carly & Monica

Their Session: Hartshorne Woods Park, NJ Ahhh, I have been waiting to get these two in front of my camera since the moment they popped into my inbox! We couldn’t quite pinpoint how or when, but Monica and I have been friends on Facebook and Instagram for years through mutual friends and living in nearby […]

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Intimate Waterfall Elopement, Hacklebarney State Park, NJ | Jackie & Dan

their elopement day: hacklebarney state park, new jersey It was tooooo good for my adventurous heart to get to be a witness as these two got married among the trees and the sound of flowing water behind them. They picked such a magical nook within Hacklebarney State Park for their adventurous, intimate waterfall elopement, and […]

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Intimate Hiking Elopement, Harriman State Park, NY | Kelsey & Dan

Their Elopement: Harriman State Park, Sloatsburg, New York Although their original plans had to change, Kelsey and Dan totally made the most of their epic elopement adventure at Harriman State Park! Originally, they were going to split their celebration into 3 different events: a restaurant with their families in Ottowa, a cottage weekend with friends […]

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Unique Outdoor New Jersey Engagement Session Locations

Whether you’re newly-engaged or already knee-deep in the wedding planning process, chances are you’ve probably thought about what you want your engagement photos to look like! I want to make that vision inside your head come to life as flawlessly as possible, so I’ve put together this list of some of my favorite unique outdoor […]

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Summer Sunset on the Bay Engagement Session, NJ | Lorena & Brian

Their Session: Backyard on the Bay in Brick, NJ I had so much fun hanging out with Lorena and Brian while they cozied up with their little Bila and ran around on the docks overlooking the bay! We had such crazy weather – it went from drizzling to overcast with the sun peeking through to […]

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Cozy Home & Waterfront Engagement Session, Long Island, NY | Brittany & Daniel

Their Session: Long Island, NY I had SO much fun getting to see all the thoughtful details in Brittany and Daniel’s home while photographing all their cuteness! They were such a blast since minute one. I love that they took my pro tip of drinking a bit beforehand! I know how nerve-wracking it can be […]

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Wedding Day Details Preparation and Checklist

If you’re a lover of the little things, you’re probably just as obsessed with all of those gorgeous wedding day detail photos as I am! It’s the first hour or so of your wedding photography coverage that allows us to capture all of the details you’ve worked SO hard to put together. From your perfectly […]

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Adventurous Waterfall Engagement Session, Blairstown, NJ | Amanda & Ryan

Their Session: Blairstown, NJ I loved getting to explore this gorgeous area that Amanda and Ryan go to all the time. These were Ryan’s stomping grounds his whole life, and he started taking Amanda here when they started dating! What I loved about it is that even though the Delaware Water Gap area is MASSIVE, […]

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Intimate Coastal Chic In Home Couples Session, NJ | Kerry & Joel

Their Session: Coastal Chic In-Home Session, Asbury Park, NJ OOOOH MY GOODNESS I’ve been itching to share these beautiful souls with the world since the moment we photographed their sweet in-home session! This gorgeous coastal chic property we found on Home Studio List was the perfect setting to show off Kerry and Joel’s love! Kerry […]

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Planning An Intimate Micro-Wedding and Elopement Guide

If you’re feeling like you want to boil your wedding day down to the basics and core of what it’s all about – your marriage – then an intimate micro-wedding or elopement might be right for you! After capturing so many gorgeous days, from big wedding days with 250+ guests and all the bells and […]

Tori Kelner Photography Micro Weddings & Elopements

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