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I love this little family!! I’ve known Ashley for a few years as she’s the best friend to my sister-in-law, and I just absolutely adore her and and her sweet little family!! I feel like Caleb has grown ten feet since I last saw him and little Lucas is just the sweetest little ham!!! Scarlett […]

A Spring Family Session

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A Spring Dockside Celebratory Couple’s Session in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire Nicole and Kenny’s session at the Wolfeboro, NH docks was SOOOOOOOO glowy and so dreamy!!!! It’s basically my dream to have photos this creamy and golden every time and let me tell you… we worked for it!! I believe we originally set up their session […]

Nicole & Kenny

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An Elegant Spring Wedding at the Bedford Village Inn in Bedford, New Hampshire This is a longer post but that’s because I have SO much wedding to show off!! Lexi and Casey hosted a beautiful elegant inspired wedding that had tones of rose gold meshed with dusty blue and blush pinks. The colors that speak […]

Alexis & Casey

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A Bridgerton Inspired Styled Shoot at Oakholm Farm Estate in Brookfield, Massachusetts Alright everyone!! Here it is!! I had the absolute pleasure of taking part in a Bridgerton inspired styled shoot (yes THE Bridgerton on Netflix that took over my life for a solid week) and I am living for it!! The last styled shoot […]

A Bridgerton Inspired Shoot

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An End of Winter Maternity Session at Laudholm Farm in Wells, Maine I can’t believe Haley and Derek are expecting a sweet little boy in just a few weeks!! It feels like their 2019 wedding just happened, while at the same time, it feels like it’s been forever since I’ve seen them! When Derek’s mom […]

Haley & Derek

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An End of Winter Engagement Session in Sugar Hill, New Hampshire Ahhhhh! Kellsie and Steve’s engagement session in Sugar Hill made for a perfect ending to winter! Yes, I know… we still technically have two and a half weeks left til Spring, but it was nice to get one more snowy session in celebrating an […]

Kellsie & Steve

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A Winter Wedding at Old Stone Church in West Boylston, Massachusetts I can’t believe how quickly, yet not quickly at the same time, Nick and Courtney’s wedding day came!! It literally feels like we were just in Sugar Hill taking their engagement portraits and then bam!! I woke up on February 6th ready to get […]

Courtney & Nick

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I can’t believe this sweet girl turned one!!! It literally feels like baby Oaklee was just in her momma’s belly and we were taking photos in the snow. Time flies too quickly, and it’s just so wild that in the blink of an eye, Oaklee is celebrating her first year of life!! I was ecstatic […]

Oaklee Turns 1!

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A Winter Elopement at Christmas Farm Inn in Jackson, New Hampshire I am so thrilled with Amie and Blaine’s beautiful elopement gallery!! Like so many others, their wedding plans changed drastically because of… well, you know by now. They originally were set to go to Greece (oh em gee!!!!) to get married, then plan B […]

Amie & Blaine

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A Winter Engagement Session On The Beach in Southport, Connecticut Ahhhhh! The first session of 2021 was perfect and it really set the tone for me for the rest of the year. I feel fired up, excited, and cannot wait to the nitty gritty of this year. While there’s still so much going on in […]

Cassie & Mike

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Buckle up, folks. This is gonna be a long one. I don’t know whether to cry or rejoice that we made it to the end of one of the most historical years in most of our lives. I did not wake up  on the last day of 2019 thinking we would ever face what we […]

2020 Year In Review

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A Winter Family Session at Shelburne Farms in Shelburne, Vermont Danie, Nate and the girls’ session was 2 of 2 that day and it was so much fun! Danie is Jessica’s sister, so we started the session with a little group photo of all the girls! It seemed like it had dropped even lower in […]

Danie & Nate

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A Winter Family Session at Shelburne Farms in Shelburne, Vermont I love love love these sweet people!! I did some portraits for Jessica and her two boys back in September when it was much warmer and I was elated when she messaged me asking to get together again right before Christmas for some additional portraits with […]

Jessica & Mike

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Alright, fam! Many of you have expressed interest in my new home since we recently moved in. I have worked SO hard to make this place resonate with our style. I love clean, modern feels, and each piece that goes in to my home has to speak to me. Some might say I’m very particular […]

Our new home mini-tour!

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Stark Park in Manchester, New Hampshire I’ve known these sweet kids’ mom, Julia, for forever, since she’s also one of my older sister’s long time best friends!!! Julia’s oldest baby girl is roughly the same age as my daughter, and it’s just crazy to me how much time flies when you have littles. The last […]

A Late Fall Family Session For The Holiday’s

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A Golden Hour Family Session in Essex Junction, Vermont This sweet family invited me to their neck of New England for some family portraits, and it was such a joyous time getting to hang with them!! I first met Emily at a wedding this summer, and she messaged me asking if I would take a […]

Emily + Family

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A Mountaintop Elopement at Cathedral Ledge in North Conway, New Hampshire There’s something really special about these two. I first met Anna and Ian during their engagement shoot in Boston earlier in January of this year, and to all of our surprise, a pandemic started just weeks later. I didn’t know when I said goodbye […]

Anna + Ian

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A Golden Hour Couple’s Session in Campton, New Hampshire Marissa first messaged me right after she saw Cori and Bank’s engagement session from earlier this year, and I had been looking forward to getting together with them ever since!! Tom and Marissa are newlyweds of just over a year, and though they already knew some […]

Marissa + Tom

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An End of Fall Engagement Session in Campton, New Hampshire Okay so this session reaaaally wasn’t at the end of fall! I mean, we are technically I think half way through? But Renae and Logan had their session towards the tail end of my fall season, so we are going to go with it!! Can […]

Renae + Logan

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A Fall Campus Engagement Session at UNH in Durham, New Hampshire Fall hung on just long enough for Dave and Kirin’s engagement session!! They brought me to the place they first met — the University of New Hampshire!! I have never actually been to the UNH campus before, but it was absolutely beautiful and I […]

Kirin + Dave

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A Lakeside Fall Engagement Session on Newfound Lake in Hebron, New Hampshire I feel like I have been talking with Jenna and Josh for years, but it’s actually only been almost one!! Jenna found me on Instagram and they are getting married at Owl’s Nest Resort which is one of my FAV venues ever to […]

Jenna + Josh

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A Bright Fall Couple’s Session at Cranmore Mountain Resort in Conway, New Hampshire Time is such a weird thing to think about sometimes. Especially when you consider the fact that the last time I saw these two (well, three!) was when they had just found out that they were expecting their now five month old […]

Amy + Nick

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A Golden Fall Time Engagement Session at Endicott Park in Danvers, Massachusetts I am in LOVE with these two and their sweet pupper, Gracie! Matt and Maria are so laid back and go with the flow, and with the light the way it was at Endicott Park on literally the most gorgeous fall evening… I […]

Maria + Matt

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A Beach Engagement Session on Plum Island in Newburyport, Massachusetts I have been SO so excited to get these portraits of Steve and Jenn up on the blog!! I have found myself doing more beach sessions in 2020 than ever before, and I can’t tell you how much I love how beach portraits come out!! […]

Jenn + Steve

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These five are the sweetest!!!! I’ve known Stephanie forever, since she is the bestie of my older sister! She’s one of the kindest souls I know, and her and Chris are raising a small army of boys and I can’t think of two better people for the job!! When I say these three littles have […]

Stephanie + Chris | A Sweet Fall Family Session | Mack’s Apples | Londonderry, New Hampshire

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10/10/20. The hottest day (and I don’t mean because of the weather, though it did get to be pretty warm that day lol) of the year for photographers, and I am THRILLED I got to spend mine with these two!! Rachel I swear is my long lost sister, which is really coincidental because I really […]

Rachel + Eric | An Intimate Fall Wedding | Mayfair Farm | Harrisville, New Hampshire

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These two were just on the blog for their wedding day in September, but now they are on the blog for their family session!! I have so much love for this little family, and being able to see them just a week and a half after their wedding was the best. Jace and Ronan are […]

Shawna + Eddie | A Fall Family Session | Mack’s Apples | Londonderry, New Hampshire

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I can’t believe it has already been almost TWO years since I last saw these two at their wedding!! Their wedding will always be one of my very favorites from my first full-time season, and I wish we could go back and do it again! Nearly two years after their incredible event, they asked me […]

Eliza + Peter | A Sweet Family Session | Massachusetts

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*** DISCLAIMER: These are edited in a slightly more moodier style than my typical editing style as seen throughout the rest of my portfolio. This style will not be honored if requested. This editing style was strictly for the purpose of having this be a creative session, and to coincide with the time of year […]

Kayla + Blayne | A Darker Vibe Couple’s Session & Surprise Proposal | Salem Willows | Salem, Massachusetts

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Everybody listen up!!! These two are living proof that people can have differences in what they like and STILL love one another!! And what I mean by that, is that their favorite football teams on both the pro and college levels are not the same lol!! They met on a dating app, which turned into […]

Taylor + Cornal | An Engagement Session At Mack’s Apples | Londonderry, New Hampshire

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It seems like I just featured these two on the blog, which I did cause we had their AMAZING engagement session at the Maple Hill Gardens!! But today, their wedding day is featured!! Meagan has to be one of the most laid back brides I have ever met. Not only that, but she is incredibly […]

Meagan + Jeremy | A Pokemon Inspired Wedding | Nashua, New Hampshire

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I am so ecstatic to be sharing this wedding on the blog today!! Julia and Ken — their poor sweet souls had gone through so many shifts to get to their big day but looking back, I think everything fell into place beautifully and I am so thrilled at how their wedding day turned out!! […]

Julia + Ken | An Elegant Fall Wedding | Dell-Lea | Chichester, New Hampshire

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I am over the moon with this blog for so many reasons!! My job goes beyond just showing up, taking pictures, going home and sending them off. For me, it’s about building relationships with the people I serve, and creating an experience that they are comfortable with. Marissa let me know even before they booked […]

Marissa + Brandan | A Mountain View Engagement Session | Sugar Hill, New Hampshire

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I’ve got to say, friends. This session was by far one of the sweeter ones I have ever done to date!! Stan first reached out to me about doing a portrait session with his beautiful wife, Melissa, and their two boys. And of course, I was all for it! The catch was — they really […]

Melissa + Stan | A 25th Anniversary Session | Laudholm Farm | Wells, Maine

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It feels like I was just taking Eddie and Shawna’s engagement portraits, and here we are in October posting their WEDDING BLOG!!! Shawna, who I’ve known since high school, is so down to earth and I knew the second I saw her on her wedding day that she was going to enjoy every minute of […]

Shawna + Eddie | A Fall Wedding at Josiah’s Meetinghouse | Epping, New Hampshire

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Cassie and Nate finally did the thing!!! 11 years in the making and they finally said their vows to one another last weekend on one of the most beautiful early fall days I’ve ever seen. Remembering them dating in high school and then being able to witness their wedding is one of the best gifts […]

Cassie + Nate | A Rustic and Fall Inspired Wedding | Dell-Lea | Chichester, New Hampshire

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Let me just start by saying…. I LOVE THESE TWO SO MUCH!! They are two of the most down to earth, laid back humans I have ever met. The last time I saw them was earlier this year for their engagement session, and though September 25th wasn’t the day of their original plans, they chose […]

Hannah + Jeff | An Early Fall Intimate Wedding | La Piece – The Room | Tilton, New Hampshire

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It can be really hard to find time to have family portraits taken. As someone who is a photographer, you would think I would be better about scheduling them for myself!! I mean, even I had my first ever professional family portraits taken just this year!! So when Jessica asked me to meet up for […]

An Early Fall Family Portrait Session in Sugar Hill, New Hampshire

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Meeting up with Renee and Tony was absolutely wonderful, and to say I am excited for their wedding is a severe understatement!! I first started chatting with them last summer, and it’s wild to me to think that we are already a year in on our journey together! Finally getting to meet them in person […]

Renee + Tony | An Oceanside Engagement Session | Odiorne State Park | Rye, New Hampshire

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I just can’t believe Travis ad Hope’s day has already come!! It feels like their family session we did a few weeks ago was just yesterday, and man oh man! I could spend forever taking photos of them with their sweet girl, Elodie!! I had never even heard of Florida, MA (so am I even […]

Hope + Travis | An Intimate Fall Inspired Wedding | Florida, Massachusetts

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I am so excited that I got to finally get Nic and Steph in front of my camera last week!!! These two are incredibly sweet and so outgoing, and add their pupper Coop in the mix and I was living for it!!! Nic is the brother of another groom of mine, Tim. And Sharon, who […]

Stephanie + Nic | A Fall Engagement Session | Sugar Hill, New Hampshire

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I can’t even tell you how happy I am to have done this session with these two!! September 13th was supposed to be the day they had their big wedding. The one they put a lot of thought and detail into, but like so many others, they were forced to make the decision to hold […]

Beca + Brendan | A Celebratory Couple’s Session | Huntington Audubon | Huntington, Vermont

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It’s finally that time of year again where I start seeing fall weddings, and I am not even a little bit sad about it!!! The colors, the decor, the overall feel — it’s one of my favorite seasons for weddings. And, despite it being technically a summer day, the weather was PERFECT and it felt […]

Catrina + Nick | A Fall Inspired Backyard Wedding | Whitman, Massachusetts

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I rushed home right after this wedding and started writing this post. After the really wild year it’s been, I can’t describe to you how much of an absolute relief it is to finally be back in my element consistently. The last time I was at the Dell-Lea, one of my favorite venues, was a […]

Shelby + Nick | An Elegant and Rustic Chic Inspired Wedding | Dell-Lea | Chichester, New Hampshire

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Getting to see Olivia and Kyle again, and this time with their sweet baby girl, Oaklee, was the absolute best!! The last time I saw them was when Oaklee was still in her momma’s belly, when we did their maternity session back in December (You were right Olivia ? it was before Christmas!!). And it […]

Olivia, Kyle + Oaklee | A Summer Family Session | Wagon Hill Farm | Durham, New Hampshire

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Let me start by saying I am obsessed with these three!!! It feels like Hope and I have been talking forever and a day, and last week I finally got to meet them!!! What was originally supposed to be an engagement session with just Hope and Travis, actually turned into a family session since they […]

Hope + Travis | A Beachy Summer Family Session | Odiorne State Park | Rye, New Hampshire

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Summer is starting to come to a close, but it was just the perfect temperature for Jeremy and Meagan’s engagement session! They day was suddenly threatened with rain as I was on my way to their session, but by another draw of good luck, we had overcast skies and no rain!! When Meagan first emailed […]

Meagan + Jeremy | A Summer Engagement Session | Maple Hill Gardens | Hollis, New Hampshire

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Matthew and Kelsey are seriously such a fun time!! Their wedding plans derailed their original wedding plans, but with the turnout they had, you would have never known they re-planned everything!! Kelsey works in the wedding industry and her attention to every little detail was my literals favorite!!! If you know me, you know I […]

Kelsey + Matthew | An Enchanted Garden Inspired Wedding | Lake Sunapee Country Club | New London, New Hampshire

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Brandy and Keith are two of my favorite humans on earth!! They are so sweet, genuine and never fail to create a fun environment! It’s always a bittersweet feeling when a wedding day finally comes, because that means I don’t know when I will see my couple again. But hopefully, it won’t be too far […]

Brandy + Keith | A Blush Inspired Summer Wedding | Morrisville, Vermont

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I can’t believe Cori and Bank are married!! These two are sweet friends of my sister, and over time, I have grown to adore them so so much!! It feels like we just did their engagement portraits, and then all of a sudden, their wedding day was already here!! It was the absolute perfect summer […]

Cori + Bank | An Elegant Summer Wedding | Three Chimney’s Inn | Durham, New Hampshire

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Words can’t justify how much I absolutely love these two!! It feels like it’s been a long journey with Ryan and Sarah, but not long enough at the same time. I got in my car after this wedding and I felt choked up as I drove away. I nearly B-lined it to the door as […]

Sarah + Ryan | A Colorful Summer Wedding | Hellenic Center | Dover, New Hampshire

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When Stephanie and Evan first inquired with me about their wedding, I knew right away I wanted to serve them!! They sent me so many details about their love story, their plans and all the things I LOVE to hear about!! I learned they were super Disney fans!!They had scheduled a trip to Disney in […]

Stephanie + Evan | A Perkins Cove Engagement Session | Ogunquit, ME

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As I sat here editing these photos, I found myself super choked up at how beautiful this little family is. Lindsey is my husband’s sister, and she and my sister are the reason why he and I ever met! Lindsey and my older sister, Vicki, were best buds in elementary school, so that is how […]

Lindsey + Jordan | A Summer Family Session

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I can’t begin to tell you how much I absolutely love these two!!! Their intimate wedding day was so perfect! I know, like so many others, their wedding plans had to shift. But their plans were so beautiful and thoughtful, and exactly what I had envisioned for them. I met Dot and Eddy for the […]

Dot + Eddy | A Picnic Inspired Wedding | Hanson’s Farm | Framingham, Massachusetts

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Well, everyone! The big announcement is here!!! This has been in the works for months, and I can’t believe the day is finally here to announce Coral Compass’ newest family member!! Writing my Building My Business blog series has been eye opening to say the least. To compare myself to where I first started to […]

The Coral Compass Family Is Growing!!

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I am so thrilled by the amount of love my first post in this series has had!! It blows me away that I can inspire people to go for their dreams, because the facts are — if I can succeed and meet my dreams, literally anyone can! We left my last post talking about how […]

The Year 2017!

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It has been a little while since I truly hit golden hour at the right time… you know, when the sun is super golden and just creates the most intense glowy effect? Well, I finally hit it just right, and we were on the water which was perfect!! Stephen and Christine have grown to be […]

Christine + Stephen | A Golden Hour Engagement Session | Winter Island | Salem, Massachusetts

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I can’t believe I finally got to meet Nicole and Brett at their intimate wedding hosted at a beautiful home on the ocean in Salem, MA! They asked me to be their photographer last May, but for some reason, it feels like that was so very long ago! I’ve been looking forward to meeting them, […]

Nicole + Brett | An Intimate Oceanfront Wedding | Salem, Massachusetts

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I never really imagined I would be writing a blog post about how I built my business. Over the last few months I have done some mega reflecting into how I’ve been able to sustain a profitable business for six whole years! How the heck did I get to a spot where despite being in […]

My first 3 years!

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I am officially in heaven after this engagement session!! Garrett and Elizabeth are two of the sweetest souls ever, and their gentle love is just so dreamy and incredibly romantic!! We had their session at his family lake house on Silver Lake, which was literally so perfect! The original plan was to meet at Cathedral […]

Elizabeth + Garrett | A Lakeside Engagement Session | Silver Lake, New Hampshire

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This wedding has made me feel like things are slowly getting back to normal. Though AJ and Taylor’s wedding was originally supposed to take place in January of 2021, they decided that it was best to move up the timeline, and though they really made the decision about a month ago, you would have never […]

Taylor + AJ | A Summer Ocean Front Wedding | Good Harbor Beach | Gloucester, Massachusetts

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Okay ladies and gents! It’s time I put up a blog post that is something more educational than my normal sessions and weddings! If you are a #coralcompasscouple, or you simply have been following me long enough, you know that I looooove me some wedding invitation suites! Beautifully crafted wedding stationary creates the statement for […]

Wedding Invitations + Websites | Why I love Basic Invite!

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It’s true! I met with Lexi and Steven for their engagement session at a secret location in New Hampshire! They got special access to this property for their photos, and I was sworn to secrecy if I was going to take photos there! 🙂 It was a beautiful location with the most amazing views! We […]

Lexi + Steven | A Mountain View Engagement Session | Secret Location in New Hampshire

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One week. Delaney, Trevor and their families planned this wedding in one week. They received some hard news and wanted to make sure that those most closest to them were present to witness these two beautiful people starting their marriage, so in one week’s time, they organized a stunning intimate family event and it was […]

Delaney + Trevor | An Intimate Family Wedding | Wilmington, Massachusetts

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An Evergreen Inspired Wedding At The Bedford Village Inn in Bedford, New Hampshire I can’t believe Kaela and Jeff’s beautiful wedding is already being featured on the blog!!! It feels like we were just doing their engagement session last May and then before we knew it, March was staring us down!! These two have been […]

Kaela & Jeff

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