Best NYC Elopement Locations For Under $100

I photograph NYC elopements year-round, and one of the most common questions I get is: what are the best places to elope in NYC?  In my opinion, there's an NYC elopement location for everybody: the bride who wants a romantic garden party, the couple who wants non-traditional modern, the pair ...

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Gapstow Bridge Wedding in Central Park at Christmas | Ashley + Tyler

When this longtime couple from Louisiana told me that they were dreaming of a secret Gapstow Bridge wedding in NYC at Christmastime, my first reaction was -- wait, do you know how cold it gets here? As a born-and-bred California girl, I know firsthand that New York winters are not for the ...

Winter Gapstow Bridge wedding in Central Park NYC

How to Become a Wedding Officiant in NYC in 3 Steps

Whether you're having a large wedding or eloping, couples are increasingly customizing their big day with personal touches -- and that includes having a friend or family member officiate their wedding in NYC. But how does one become a wedding officiant in NYC? Can one really get ordained ...

how to officiate a wedding in NYC

Small Cop Cot Wedding in Central Park NYC | Kavisha + Hamish

If you're thinking of a small Cop Cot wedding in Central Park, time to take some notes from Kavisha and Hamish's elopement. Cop Cot is a gorgeous rustic wedding venue in the park, with vines and greenery growing over the canopy in late spring through summer. Add a pair of super stylish Brits who ...

small Cop Cot wedding in Central Park, NYC

5 Best No-Mess, Eco-Friendly Wedding Send-Off Ideas

After the first kiss, there's nothing like walking off as your loved ones cheer you on with a festive send-off. However, many wedding exit props are messy (not to mention environmentally unfriendly), making the wedding exit just a little less awesome. Here, a list of no-mess, eco-friendly wedding ...

No-Mess, Eco-Friendly Wedding Send-Off Ideas