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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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Spring Jack’s Barn Wedding, NJ | Jessica & Matt

Their Wedding Day: Spring Jack’s Barn Wedding, Oxford, NJ This dreamy spring Jack’s Barn wedding day was a long time coming for Jessica and Matt! They’ve been together since middle school days! Seeing them take this next step in their journey was so beautiful to witness! It was such a perfect day from their laid-back […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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Celestial Fall Intimate Elopement, Jersey City, NJ | Marissa & Paul

Their Elopement: Canopy by Hilton, Jersey City, NJ Marissa and Paul knew they wanted a wedding day that was entirely their own and truly felt like them. Marissa told me from the start: “What we want to remember is that we just fully enjoyed it being our day. You know? All our friends who did […]

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Intimate Winter Elopement, Lambertville, NJ | Amanda & Tommy

Their Wedding Day: Lambertville, NJ Amanda and Tommy went through so much to get to their big day – December 19th. Through ups and downs and many iterations of what their wedding day would be like this year, they landed on the most intimate, magical evening eloping in nature amongst quiet, calm, snow, and their […]

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Rustic Backyard Wedding, Woodland, NJ | Caitlin & Ryan

Their Wedding Day: Private Residence, Woodland, NJ Caitlin and Ryan are one of those couples who makes anyone they meet feel like friends instantly! I was so honored when they chose me to be their wedding photographer, and it’s been such a fun experience working with them ever since! I knew we’d get along when […]

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Fall Renault Winery Wedding, Egg Harbor, NJ | Alex & Mike

Their Wedding Day: Renault Winery, Egg Harbor, NJ When I first asked Alex and Mike about their ideal wedding plans, these two were dreaming of a rustic natural theme with greenery and gold accents at Renault Winery! They knew they wanted more of a rustic-chic vibe on a beautiful fall day! Although they originally planned […]

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Rainy Fall Bear Brook Valley Intimate Wedding, NJ | Heather & Bryan

Their Wedding Day: Bear Brook Valley, Fredon Township, NJ Nothing can stop these two, let me tell you! Not only did they push through and choose to have an intimate wedding on their original wedding date at Bear Brook Valley through a pandemic, but then they were thrown some crazy rainy weather, and guess what? […]

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Fall Upstate New York Intimate Wedding, NY | Lexie & Chris

Their Wedding Day: Private Residence, Upstate New York As I’m hitting publish on Lexie & Chris’ upstate New York intimate wedding day blog, all I’m thinking is “wow, I literally need everyone to see these!” I’m so in awe over these two and their stunning wedding day at the most beautiful short-term rental home in […]

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Til Death Do Us Part Intimate Wedding, Wave Resort, NJ | Carly & Monica

Their Wedding Day: Wave Resort, Long Branch, NJ Carly and Monica have been such a freaking blast to hang out with since day one! It was so amazing getting to photograph their big day at Wave Resort! I was so excited to see familiar names pop up in my inbox when they got engaged and […]

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