Images for a Lifetime

Photos from your wedding day are not something to forget about during planning. After the whirlwind that weddings are has passed, you will want your photos to tell and re-tell the story of your wedding day over and over again. Hiring someone who will help you remember your day exactly as it was is one of the most important parts of wedding planning. Whether you want candid photos, something a little more edgy or someone who tries new styles, photographers in the area will meet your wishes. With so many to choose from, you may just want to hire them all.


Afterglow Photos

The bride and her mother see for the first time a charm pinned to her bouquet that included a picture of the bride’s late father; Afterglow Photos

With a photojournalistic flare, owner of Afterglow, Sarah Lehberger, brings comfort and fun to her client’s weddings. Having started her own business seven years ago, Lehberger prides herself on creating emotional connections through the photographs and allows couples to be themselves on their wedding day. Lehberger values being a family historian and photographer for her clients and works to keep family legacies alive through her photos of your special day. Initial consultations are important to Lehberger and she feels you will know in your gut she is the one for you.

For more information call (888) 760-8834 or visit their website

New Canaan

Simmons and Shepard Wedding Photography

Christine Simmons and Jeanna Shepard provide expertise for your wedding day photos with twice the knowledge and skill. Simmons and Shepard believe wedding photos need the technique of both portraiture and photojournalism. Their company will give you the best candid shots and formal photos you could ask for. Not sure when to schedule photos? Simmons and Shepard will be sure to provide you with wedding advice given their years of experience in the business.

For more information call Christine Simmons (203) 858-6115, Jeanna Shepard (203) 536-1230 or email Christine at, Jeanna at


Natasha Montero Photography

Switching professions to pursue her passion of photography, Natasha Montero has worked to bring her motto of “pictures for modernists” to all weddings she shoots. If you want someone who will capture the excitement and thrill of your day, Montero is the fit for your wedding. Montero wants you to feel like you could be on the cover of a magazine and to remember to not take your wedding too seriously so she can help you avoid the stress of wedding planning.

For more information call (203) 554-4409 or email at


Bruce Plotkin Photography

Bride and groom on the docks after their wedding at the Inn at Longshore in Westport; Bruce Plotkin Photography

Photography runs in Bruce Plotkin’s veins and weddings are now his passion. Although starting in other forms of photography, Plotkin feels he was meant to do wedding photography. He creates lifelong relationships with the couples he shoots and approaches his clients with a personal mindset. You will be provided with photos that are beautiful and have been given attention to technical details. Since your wedding is the most important day of your life, Plotkin makes sure you have memorable photos which will help you remember your day forever. 

For more information call (203) 454-1143 or email at


Melani Lust Photography

Melani Lust

Bride and groom sharing a spontaneous kiss in front of the Essex Steam Train; Melani Lust Photography

Melani Lust brings you a more sophisticated background of knowledge and outlook for your wedding day photos. With a focus on art history and education on lighting, Lust provides expert shots for her clients. Lust’s passion for brides and photography comes out in her meticulous attention to detail. She creates compelling images through her candid shots that focus on glamour and style. Couples will always look natural and relaxed and the spirit of your wedding will be captured so you will not be disappointed.

For more information call (203) 454-5878 or email at

Videler Photography

Tulips; Videler Photography

As a second generation owner of Videler Photography, wedding photography runs in the family for John Videler. Striving for comfort rather than added pressure on your wedding plans and day is something Videler offers to the couples he shoots. He is always looking to learn whether it is through something he saw in a magazine or playing around with old ideas. Vintage tints, fashion shots and digital ideas are all ways in which Videler can switch up your photos. If you have something you want to give a try to make your wedding photos different, try Videler.

For more information call (203) 226-9223 or email at


Mary Alice Fisher Photography

If you want action and personality to shine through in your photos from your wedding day, Mary Alice Fisher is the photographer for you. Formal photos are a part of the package but Fisher likes to focus on showing people relating to one another on your day. Fisher focuses on providing pleasure and ease for her clients and prides herself on not treating each client as simply a job. Every picture taken is special to her just as it is to you.

For more information call (203) 762-0665 or email at

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