Nicole and Mark's wedding-Heritage Hotel, Southbury, Connecticut

March 31, 2020  •  Leave a Comment


Heritage Hotel, Southbury Connecticut

Southford Falls State Park, Oxford, Connecticut


Nicole and Mark's wedding began on a mild March day with the sun shining and temperatures that were warm enough for an extended first look and portraits at Southford Falls State Park as well as an outdoor wedding ceremony at the Heritage Hotel.  But before I get ahead of myself, let's begin our wedding day with getting ready shots of Mark and his groomsmen at the Heritage Hotel.

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Valenti 99.jpgValenti 99.jpg Valenti 60.jpgValenti 60.jpg Valenti 127.jpgValenti 127.jpg With the guys all dressed and ready, I went next to begin the getting ready photos of Nicole and her bridesmaids.  Having both getting ready shots of the guys and girls in the same location helps logistically for a real smooth transition. 

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Valenti 367.jpgValenti 367.jpg Wedding ceremonies are such a beautiful thing.  The girls looked so beautiful in their green dresses and beautiful bouquets with pine cones and nature flowers and tones.  The ceremony was filled with personal readings by their justice of the peace, exchanging of vows, and rings as well as lots of laughs and tender moments. 

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Wow what an incredible celebration Nicole and Mark and all your friends and family.  Way to enjoy the moment and share the love!



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