Jennalise + Paul | NYC Wedding Photographer

Ok, I have to start this post with a spoiler that reflects how awesome of a couple Jennalise and Paul are, to give you some indication as to how much fun this wedding was for everyone – including me! Their reception had one of the best and most fun moments I’ve ever snapped at a wedding, and that was the bride’s grandmother doing a PERFECT SPLIT. Read on for photographic evidence.

When we first met up for a consultation, I walked away knowing theirs would be one of the most fun weddings I’d get to shoot in 2016 because we hit it off. Whenever a consultation feels like I’m just hanging out with some friends excited to talk about their wedding, it ends up being a great match. Sure enough, my expectations were surpassed – these two know how to throw a good party! With Lady Liberty standing proudly in the background, they were married on a bright summer day at The Liberty Warehouse in Red Hook Brooklyn, which is a gorgeous space. It’s the perfect blend of raw and polished. My other favorite aspect of this wedding was that they left P L E N T Y of time before the ceremony for prep photos and portraits. Nothing was rushed and we got to take our time, which always yields the best results!

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Here’s a photo of Jennalise’s parents, because HOW CUTE ARE THEY.

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The cocktail hour was perfectly timed with the sunset, and as the party went on the view got better and better.

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Grand entrance!

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And now, the moment you’ve all been scrolling for. Jennalise’s grandmother delivered a lovely speech, followed up by – that’s right – a perfect split! The crowd goes wild!

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For the guests, party favors included a custom tote bag, and a true homage to current times – the omnipresent selfie stick.

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A+ nuptials, folks. A+.