Lily and Jason’s wedding was a beautiful gathering of family and friends on Lily’s family farm in Jaffrey, New Hampshire. The day felt laidback yet elegant, with a palette of soothing greens and blues to match the late summer landscape. I loved working with these two, and I’m so glad they chose me as their […]


July 11, 2023

Elegant Blue and Green Farm Wedding in New Hampshire

Kate Preftakes - New England Wedding Photographer

Heather and Oliver’s backyard wedding in Vermont combined a modern, laidback style with a boho-chic neutral palette! The two split their time between Canada and Barbados. However, when it came to deciding where they would tie the knot, they chose Oliver’s family home in Shelburne Farms. With the property’s rolling hills, wildflowers, and panoramic views […]


January 10, 2023

A Modern Neutral Backyard Wedding in Vermont

Backyard wedding ceremony in Vermont

Emma and Thomas had a gorgeous summer wedding on Lake Winnipesaukee at Emma’s family home. The two reside in Austin and have a sweet baby boy, Benji! A few years ago, I planned the wedding of their neighbors, Stephie and Ben. They kindly connected Emma and Thomas with our team, and we provided full planning […]


October 11, 2022

Colorful Wedding on Lake Winnipesaukee

Backyard wedding on Lake Winnipesaukee

Jenn and Sean wed in the backyard of his family’s property overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee. Sean’s father is battling ALS, and the couple wanted to marry somewhere he could be comfortable. The backyard setting enabled him to have a front-row seat, which meant everything to them.  The couple readied themselves in Sean’s family’s home, and it […]


December 14, 2021

Backyard Wedding Overlooking Lake

Bridal portraits overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee

What do you do when your wedding guest count is limited to only twelve people, but you want to celebrate with a bigger party later? You plan a one-year-anniversary Pool Party! After an intimate wedding last year, Madi and Devin wanted to create a party to celebrate their anniversary. Since they had to keep the […]


September 28, 2021

Backyard Anniversary Pool Party

bride portraits at anniversary party

Michelle and Cole came to me because they were guests at another wedding I planned. In fact, our previous couple, Elif and Peter, were guests at Michelle and Cole’s wedding. Michelle is a nurse, and Cole works in the family business, and the couple lives outside of Boston. They got married at their local parish […]


July 20, 2021

Romantic Backyard Wedding in New England

Clear tented wedding reception in New England


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