THE WEDDING EXPERIENCE
hi! i'm jessa, and i am the founder of love & light photographs. i document genuine love for the chic and carefree - and i am hoping that that is YOU!
if you were here right now, the L&L Team would all gather around, pop a chilled bottle of champagne, and cheers to this exciting time in your lives! you are about to embark on a crazy fun, sometimes overwhelming, but monumentally special time in your lives - and we would absolutely love to capture every moment of it for you.
did we mention how incredibly honored we are that you connect with our photographs? our team has almost a decade of wedding experience and our boutique studio photographs fifty weddings a year all over the east coast and beyond.
the L&L team includes two associate photographers, nicole and jenna, and our office manager, katelyn. whether you're planning a wedding in new jersey or destination wedding in europe, we are your girls.
AT LOVE & LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHS, WE BELIEVE WHEN THE FLOWERS WILT, THE CAKE IS CUT, AND THE BAND PACKS UP FOR THE EVENING, ALL THAT REMAINS IS THE LOVE AND LIGHT THAT HAS BEEN CAPTURED IN A SIMPLE PHOTOGRAPH.
WE BELIEVE IN THE EFFORTLESSLY CHIC. WE BELIEVE IN HAPPY BRIDES, CHAMPAGNE ‘JUST BECAUSE’, AND MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS WITH OUR COUPLES. WE BELIEVE IN TO-DIE-FOR DETAILS STRAIGHT OUT OF THE PAGES OF A GLOSSY FASHION MAGAZINE.
BUT WE ALSO BELIEVE IN CAPTURING FAMILY MOMENTS. YOUR GRANDMOTHER’S BEAUTIFUL SMILE, A BIG HUG FROM DAD, AND OTHER FLEETING MEMORIES THAT MAKE OUR HEART ACHE WITH LOVE. WE BELIEVE THE MAGIC OF PERFECTLY CAPTURING YOUR DAY LIVES SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN THE FREE SPIRIT CREATIVE & THE TYPE A ORGANIZER WE WILL BE WITH YOU WHILE STEPPING INTO YOUR DREAM GOWN ALL THE WAY TO YOUR SPARKLER EXIT AND WE WOULDN’T HAVE IT ANY OTHER WAY
12x12 (20 page) luxury fine art album $2,000
10x10 (20 page) fine art album $1,500
8x8 (20 page) fine art album $800
6x6 fine art album $300 (only available as add-ons to larger albums)
additional Album spread $50
hourly coverage by jessa $1,000
Hourly coverage by associate $700
1 Hour portrait session with Jessa $1,500
2 Hour portrait session with Jessa $2,500
2 Hour editorial portrait session with Jessa & Stylist $3,950
Linen keepsake Box with USB and 100 prints $450
engagement linen hardcover book $400
**Prints and frames are available for purchase within the online gallery**
the cherry-on-top to any collection
SPECIALIZING IN EAST COAST LOCAL WEDDINGS
a la carte
meet Nicole | I am thrilled to have Nicole on the L&L team as an associate photographer. Not only is she extremely personable and dependable, but she’s super talented too! When Nicole arrives on your wedding day, get ready to feel relieved that everything is going to be just perfect. With the sweetest of smiles and calm disposition, she captures killer details with an editorial flair as well as all of those fleeting moments with your family and friends that cannot be predicted!
Nicole dreams of one day living on a farm with her husband, matt, her daughter, penelope love, and their boxer otis. her sweet home in new york will have to do for now! she cries at each and every wedding day, but she has perfected shooting through the tears!
meet Jenna | when you meet jenna, you will instantly want to give her a hug, or at least start with your life story. with the warmest of hearts and a spunky disposition, she will arrive at your wedding day with creative ideas and a fun energy. She creates epic portraits and can handle any lighting situation that comes her way!
jenna married her high school sweetheart and has a background in acting and singing, you can even spot her in a movie or rerun if you look closely! she welcomed a baby girl. isla wilde, into the world, which has given her a new perspective on capturing mother and daughter moments on a wedding day.
Engagement sessions are a great way to GET COMFORTABLE IN FRONT OF THE camera before your wedding day. we see your session as an opportunity to capture breathtaking images in gorgeous locations in a genuine way. this way, on your wedding day, you can focus on each other and not the camera!
speaking of gorgeous locations, We love when our couples choose to make their engagement session meaningful. Whether its shooting in a location that is special to you, or incorporating something you love to do together, the more unique to you, the more real it will feel.
we can't wait to hear what you dream up!
Not a problem, collections may be tailored to fit your specific wedding needs! A la carte items can be added to any package, including additional hours.
eight hours is usually the sweet spot for capturing a full wedding day story. if your wedding day has multiple locations, we would recommend maybe nine or ten hours. we will help you with timeline creation to help your day unfold nicely!
We average 80 images per hour that we’re shooting. with your print release, You will have the ability to print, share and download your photographs. We believe in freely sharing our work because that is what we would want if we were in your shoes! your gallery has the option to order professional prints and frames for your convenience as well. We love that our clients share their photos on social media filter-free and give shout outs to L&L!
engagement sessions are scheduled during the week about two hours before the sun sets. we set the date and location two months prior and check in the week of to see how the weather is faring. We are happy to reschedule if the forecast isn't in our favor!
We love being both interactive and discreet throughout the wedding day. There will be parts of the wedding day when we need to be in control in order to accomplish everything while staying on schedule. There will also be moments when you shouldn’t even know that we are there. (The ceremony, during dances and toasts, etc.) We love capturing editorial-worthy details but also take time to be organized for family formals!
Jessa is a hybrid shooter, which means she shoots both digital AND medium format film. In our bags at all times are 2 Canon 5D Mark iii’s, a Contax 645 , and prime lenses ranging from 35mm to 200mm ready for any situation. OUR ASSOCIATE PHOTOGRAPHERS SHOOT DIGITAL ONLY. YES, WE haVE insurance for your venue! USUALLY WE MAIL IT TO THEM ONE MONTH BEFORE THE WEDDING IF IT'S REQUIRED.
we are too! let's set up a call to get to know one another and walk you through everything. then, Once you have decided that the L&L Experience is exactly what you’re looking for, the next step is securing your date by signing the electronic contract and mailing in your deposit..From there, the countdown to your wedding day officially begins!