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We had Carly shoot our wedding and had an amazing experience working with her. She met with us several times before the big day and always made us comfortable. She was organized and prepared – often times more than us – to handle the logistics and timing of the day. Carly helped us pick out portrait locations, planned out the shots of the ceremony, and really captured the fun atmosphere of the reception. Throughout all the running around to different locations and back to our wedding venue, she made shooting our portraits fun, enjoyable, and stress free. And when we finally saw our wedding photos we were incredibly pleased. The portraits and photos of the ceremony and reception are beautiful. Now we can relive the best day of our lives again and again. Thank you Carly!     —Miranda + Ethan

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Carly shot our engagement photos and our wedding — both were wonderful! Our wedding was an all-day affair and then some (12 hours, three venues, two cultures) and she kept us energized and cheerful the whole time. We loved having her with us, and our families loved her, too: our parents still sing her praises and talk about her energy and commitment. Also, we should mention that Carly's great at accommodating a diverse range of needs, logistical and cultural: our wedding ceremony was traditional South Indian Hindu, and the reception was contemporary Western; Carly created tons of beautiful images from both!     —Nalini + Josh

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Carly was a pleasure to work with from signing the contract to receiving the final images. My partner and I were not particularly interested in planning the event, just getting married. Despite not being meticulously planned out, Carly rolled with the punches and captured all the important moments. Neither of us are terribly comfortable in front of the camera, but Carly's fun and sweet demeanor put us at ease and got us to look our best and most natural. At the after party, Carly knew exactly how to circulate the crowd and get all the photos we wanted. It was as much a joy to have her there as any of our guests.     —Faith + Seth

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We had such an amazing time shooting our engagement photos with Carly. She was diligent in learning about our aesthetic, our preferences, and our story before the shoot. When shoot day came, she had a string of locations and concepts pre-planned. We were a little nervous going into the shoot, but she made us feel comfortable right away, and we had a ton of fun! She gave us the perfect amount of direction, letting us be ourselves, but making sure that we were optimizing lighting, backgrounds, etc. We're so thrilled with how the photos turned out - we've never felt so glamorous before! The colors in our shots are amazing and bright, and Carly has an amazing sense for lighting - everything turned out really perfectly. She even took some headshots that we can use for non-wedding purposes (mine's my new professional photo)! All in all, it was a fun day that yielded photos that we'll be excited to show our kids and grandkids.  —Alice + Catie

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I've worked with Carly three times now for head shots and every time is more fun than the last. I still get compliments on shots she took six years ago! When I work with Carly I can relax knowing she'll help me find the best shots possible. Her warm, positive attitude and sense of humor makes a session feel like a fun hang with a girlfriend. I'm always sorry when they end!     —Katey, actor

 

 

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When Carly shot our Ithaca, NY vineyard wedding in 2012, we were so pleased with both the day-of experience and with the final product! Carly was the perfect mix of organized, friendly, and energetic. She--importantly!--kept everyone on schedule during our pre-ceremony shoot while keeping the mood relaxed and fun. We felt very comfortable working with her throughout this very meaningful event, and we could not have been happier with the results. We can't recommend her more highly!  —Kit & Osvaldo