explore

welcome to

the blog

Weddings

Portraits

couples in love

styled

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!

personal

Glen Foerd Couples Session, Philadelphia, PA | Rachel & Scott

Their Session: Glen Foerd, Philadelphia, PA Spring is here, and I’m so excited to welcome it in with these gorgeous Glen Foerd couples session! Philadelphia has so many gems to shoot at, and I’m excited to start exploring our new city and state! I love that these two wanted to capture Willie while he’s still […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Butterfly Park Maternity Session, East Brunswick, NJ | Kristen & Alex

Their Session: Butterfly Park, East Brunswick, NJ These cuties reached out to take some photos before they announced some BIG news to their friends and family! They found out that they’re having a baby!! This Butterfly Park maternity session was such a dream! I was so excited to get them in front of my camera […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Spring Hacklebarney State Park Engagement Session, NJ | Sheyenne & Shawn

.Their Session: Hacklebarney State Park, NJ Getting to explore the gorgeous Hacklebarney State Park with these high school sweethearts was such a dream day! We lucked out with perfect spring weather to show off Shey and Shawn’s love story! They seriously were SO much fun to hang out with and get to know better as […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Sunset Sandy Hook Maternity Session, NJ | Alexa & Doug

Their Session: Sandy Hook, NJ I was so excited to get back to Sandy Hook for a stunning sunset session with one of my TKP wedding couples! If these two look cuties familiar to you, you may be thinking of their adorable Hoboken in-home engagement session! Although they had to reschedule their full wedding day […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Spring Boho Wedding at Florentine Gardens, NJ | Brittany & Daniel

Their Wedding Day: Florentine Gardens, NJ OH MY GOODNESS!!! Words do not suffice to wrap up this absolutely incredible early spring boho wedding day at Florentine Gardens, but I’m going to TRY! First off, Brittany and Daniel had the BEST energy the entire wedding day! Smiles truly did not leave their faces from the moment […]

bride and groom portraits at florentine gardens in new jersey

Weddings

VIEW FULL POST

The Ludlow Hotel Engagement Session, NYC | Alysa & Anthony

Their Session: The Ludlow Hotel, NYC OMG Alysa and Anthony were such a dream to photograph! They picked the cutest hotel in Manhattan, The Ludlow Hotel! It had beautiful light, fun aesthetics, and the perfect space for them to get cozy for their engagement session! This hotel was actually on the same street where I […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Vintage Boho Backyard Winter Proposal, NJ | Ritika & Coby

Their Session: Private Residence, NJ As I prepped for my brother’s intimate, backyard proposal, I caught a glimpse of a sign in our house that reads “All because two people fell in love.” That quote stuck with me as my family and I placed these gorgeous vintage rugs down and lined the space with all […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Winter Red Mill Museum Engagement Session, Clinton, NJ | Allison & Kevin

Their Session: Red Mill Museum, NJ Allison and Kevin braved this chilly February day for their gorgeous winter engagement session at Red Mill Museum Village in Clinton, New Jersey! I absolutely love how laid back and playful these two are! I had so much fun getting to know them better and exploring this little area […]

couple overlooking bridge in snow at red mill museum in clinton, nj

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Snowy Winter Couples Session, Somerset, NJ | Liz & Jake

Their Session: Colonial Park, Somerset, NJ Liz and Jake were the cutest snow bunnies for this snowy couples session at Colonial Park in Somerset, NJ! I’m so grateful they were willing to model for my mentoring session with the wonderful Catia Conde! It was such an incredible day from chatting all things business and photography […]

Couples in Love

VIEW FULL POST

Wedding Planning | Is an Unplugged Ceremony Right for Your Wedding?

Here’s a little something that may interest you when it comes to planning your ceremony! Have you heard of an unplugged ceremony? You may see opinions from photographers floating around on this subject, and honestly, I don’t have super strong opinions one way or another! I truly feel like this is such a personal preference, […]

Weddings

VIEW FULL POST

follow along

on instagram

@torikelner