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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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Couples in Love

Mount Salem Vineyards Engagement Session, Pittstown, NJ | Caitlin & Kevin

Their Engagement Session: Vineyard and Farm in Pittstown, NJ

Caitlin and Kevin are a freaking ball of fun together and I don’t think any of us stopped laughing their entire session! From the second we met, they felt like instant friends. I could just tell how laid back and fun these two are and they made it clear that their wedding day was meant for FUN only!!! I am SO with them on that – it’s going to be such a perfect wedding day because I know these two must surround themselves by the best people. I actually got connected with Caitlin through another one of my brides, Jacqueline, and I’m so glad that she was able to match make me with such an amazing couple!!! <3

We visiting a local vineyard down the road from Kevin’s family’s home, which was the perfect little hidden gem that made their session so unique! Mount Salem Vineyards was gorgeous and the owner gave us free range to explore the property, glass of wine in hand, of course! 🙂

I am so obsessed with how playful and joyful these two are – their goofy side makes for the best photos! We then headed down the road to some farmland and caught a magical sunset while these two ran around and kissed the heck out of each other.

I LOVE that these locations hold a special meaning to them because of the connection to Kevin’s family. They were the perfect backdrops for their session, and it’s special because it’s likely that nobody else has stomped on these grounds for engagement sessions photos yet! We ended their session with some puppy snuggles in Kevin’s parents’ backyard and it was the perfect way to wrap up such an insanely fun day!! Can I say fun one more time?!?!

Their Love Story

Kevin was the head golf professional at a country club, and he actually was the one who hired Caitlin! They worked together for a few years and then he moved on to a new job, but their relationship grew over the years!

Caitlin told me all about the proposal, and it’s a goooood one! “Kevin took me to one of my favorite restaurants and we had the most incredible night…then after we left and got home…I walked in to our home and there were beautiful flowers all over dining room table….there were also 5 hallmark cards that said 1. Reasons 2. Why 3. I 4. Love 5 you….I opened each card and it was a photo and a nice note…then he got down on one knee….it was simple, intimate and just perfect!”

They looove going out to nice restaurants and grabbing drinks together, and I can just tell they’re the freaking life of the party anywhere they go! That’s why I’m so not surprised that Caitlin said, “I want everyone to be drinking, laughing, and having fun. I just want everything to be fun….I want everything to go smoothly and know that everyone is having a blast.” They know what’s important! 

To Caitlin and Kevin,

THANK YOU for bringing so much life wherever you go – from our coffee shop hangs to cracking up while you roll around in the grass, I cannot say enough about how special you two and your love are! I’m grateful beyond words to be the one who gets to photograph all of these exciting moments in your lives!!! <3 Congratulations, now let’s PARTY!

couple laughing and drinking wine in a vineyard for their engagement session in pittstown new jersey
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing, kissing, and drinking wine in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple laughing and kissing in Mount Salem Vineyards in Pittstown, NJ for their engagement session
Couple walking toward open farmland field
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
engagement ring in grass
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
couple wrapped up and cuddling together sitting in grass
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field and diamond engagement ring
couple cuddling close in tall farmland grass field
couple holding hands and walking down the street
couple laughing and kissing in backyard
couple laughing and kissing in backyard
couple laughing and kissing in backyard
couple laughing, kissing, and playing with dog in backyard
couple about to kiss at sunset

Mount Salem Vineyards Engagement Session, Pittstown, NJ | Caitlin & Kevin

June 12, 2019

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