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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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Choosing Small Businesses for Your Wedding Vendors

There’s no right or wrong when it comes to wedding planning. Every decision is really all just based on your feelings and preferences! This is your chance to craft a day that reflects who you two are and what you love! One super easy way to do this (THAT I LOVE) is by choosing small […]

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Adding Visual Interest into your Wedding Day

When planning the details of your wedding day, there are many ways to spice up the room, decor, and details that will make them more visually appealing, both in person and in your photos! A few places where you might want to consider adding visual interest are your florals, statement pieces, and at varying heights! […]

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Key Wedding Party Photos to Capture

Regardless of how hectic or crazy a wedding day can get, there are a few key images that are simply a MUST for me when it comes to capturing my couple and their wedding party! While I LOVE the candid moments and being a fly on the wall during the day, there are certain parts […]

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3 Ways to Systemize Your Business In Order to Free Up Time

Do you ever feel like you just can’t win at running your business? If so, I hope this post helps you realize that there NEEDS to be a shift in your practice. The “hustle” and “grind” life is way too exhausting to sustain, and it’s simply unnecessary! There were times in my business that felt […]

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Tips for Making Your Wedding Day Unique and Nontraditional

First things first, I want to say that I adore all weddings and none of the content below is to knock a more typical wedding day. The structure of a wedding day WORKS and that’s why it has stuck for so many years! However, I know so many couples who just get so dang stressed […]

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Inclusive LGBTQ+ Copy Tips for Your Website

If you’re looking to open your business up to all types of couples, you may want to consider fine-tuning the copy on your website, in your emails, on your social media, and in your contracts and questionnaires! Language is so important and can really make or break an interaction you have with a couple! There […]

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Your Engagement Session and Wedding Heirloom Album Options

When it comes to what to do with your engagement session and wedding day images, it’s a no brainer that these gorgeous images should be printed in some way! I am here to guide you through all of your options from prints and canvases to stunning heirloom albums that will be passed down from generation […]

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The Perks of Sunset Portraits on Your Wedding Day

If you’ve talked to any photographer, you probably know that most of us are suckers for that golden hour light! I mean, who isn’t really?! Not only is it STUNNING in photos when you have a dreamy golden sunset, but there are so many other amazing reasons why carving out some intentional time for sunset […]

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TKP’s Stance on Inclusivity & Gay Marriage in the Wedding Industry

If you stand for something and stay quiet, you’re allowing what you believe in to stay unheard and unchanged. I am only one voice but I can be one MORE voice that is needed in this industry. Here’s something I’ve always felt and will forever stand by but realized I never formalized it into words: […]

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Choosing a Small Business Photographer VS a Big Photography Company

I recently had an incredible couple who decided to cancel their contract with a larger photography company and hire me for their big day instead. I was literally speechless that someone would make such a drastic change just a few months before their wedding because it felt RIGHT to them. EVERYTHING my amazing bride was […]

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