hudson valley romantic wedding

Monteverde at Old Stone in Cortland, NY is one of those venues that is hard to forget once you visit it once. The views of the Hudson River provide this feeling or calm and serenity. I can see why many couples choose this venue during the summer months to have their outdoor ceremony with a magnificent backdrop.


BROOKLYN WINERY WEDDING PHOTOS For this beautiful Brooklyn Winery Wedding, I spent the day in Brooklyn working along Brklyn View Photography. I have to say that weddings in the city are quite different than in New Jersey. Couples in the city like to find venues where their vendors can transform the space into anything they […]

March 10, 2018


Sharing this Frelinghuysen Arboretum Wedding Photos. It was a magical day for Natasha and Matthew with the most perfect weather last summer. THE COUPLE The couple met at TCNJ. Matt proposed on the first day of their trip to Italy at the top of Giancolo Hill in Rome. You could not ask for a more romantic […]

March 4, 2018


WHITBY CASTLE WEDDING PHOTOS Highlights of this classic Whitby Castle wedding in Rye New York when I had the opportunity to work with Thompson Photography Group SECOND PHOTOGRAPHER FOR: Thompson Photography Group  ORIGINAL POST: VENUE: Whitby Castle Monica Mendoza is a Wedding Photographer in New Jersey, New York and available for Destination Weddings.

March 12, 2017


    W83 Loft Wedding

January 17, 2016


Highlands Country Club Wedding Photos Lina and Jim celebrated their beautiful wedding at the Highlands Country Club in Garrison, NY this past summer. They planned their Highlands Country Club wedding  all the way from Australia.  I was very excited when Lina contacted me last year, because she is also from Colombia and right away I felt […]

October 8, 2015


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