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I capture the unspoken — the glances, the silences — drawing from New York's pulse and the richness of global cultures. Every wedding is its own intricate narrative. Rooted in theatre and life's everyday rhythms, I document moments both transient and timeless. 

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Ocean Club Bahamas Wedding

Ocean Club Bahamas Wedding

Who? : Jenny + James

What? : Rehearsal dinner, wedding, and reception at the Four Seasons resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas

Where?  The Ocean Club

When? : January 2019

I first met Jenny and James at Jenny’s sister’s Philadelphia wedding.  I was immediately besotted with Jenny, Meredith, their brother, their parents, and their entire family.  At once loving, tight-knit, warm and welcoming, they’re also funny, sweet, and know how to throw a spectacular party.  When Jenny’s amazing event planner Tracie Domino called me about Jenny’s destination wedding, I practically tripped over myself with my excitement to work with this amazing family again.

From the rehearsal dinner by the beach to dinner and dancing under a tent covered in fairy lights, the entire weekend was perfect.  I know that words on wedding photography blogs start to sound the same after awhile – everyone has amazing clients, everyone has amazing weekends, every venue is amazing.  But these people?  This weekend?  These families?  Amazing is the only word for it.  I can’t wait for the next wedding, the next party, and the next time I get to work with these spectacular human beings.  Jenny, James, Meredith, Meredith’s James, Andrew, Carol, Bob – you’re the best.  Always and forever.

Here are a few of my favorite images from their wedding:

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Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, Bahamas: An Exquisite Beachfront Paradise for Your Wedding

The Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, in the Bahamas offers a breathtaking beachfront venue for a wedding that blends tropical luxury with serene elegance. Nestled on the soft white sands of Paradise Island, this iconic resort is a haven of tranquility, providing an idyllic backdrop for couples dreaming of a destination wedding in a Caribbean paradise.

Tropical Elegance on the Shores of Paradise Island

As you arrive at the Ocean Club, the beauty of the Bahamas immediately envelops you. The resort’s stunning Versailles-inspired gardens and miles of pristine beach offer a picturesque setting for both ceremonies and receptions. The lush, manicured lawns, framed by towering palm trees and exotic flowers, create a serene and romantic atmosphere.

The beach itself, with its turquoise waters and panoramic ocean views, is a perfect location for a waterfront ceremony. Couples can exchange vows with the sound of waves gently crashing in the background and the soft Bahamian breeze adding to the magic of the moment.

Photographic Beauty in a Caribbean Setting

The Ocean Club offers endless opportunities for breathtaking wedding photography. The resort’s gardens, with their elegant statues, fountains, and terraced landscapes, provide a stunning backdrop that combines natural beauty with classic sophistication. The beach, with its spectacular sunsets and crystal-clear waters, offers a dreamlike setting for capturing the essence of a beachfront wedding.

Within the resort, the architecture and décor reflect the elegance and luxury that the Four Seasons brand is known for. From the grand colonial-style buildings to the intimate, beautifully appointed spaces, every corner of the Ocean Club offers a unique and elegant backdrop for wedding photos.

A Personalized Wedding Experience

At the Ocean Club, every wedding is a bespoke affair, tailored to reflect the couple’s individual style and preferences. The resort’s team of wedding specialists works closely with couples to ensure that every detail of their wedding day is perfect, from the floral arrangements to the custom menus crafted by the resort’s culinary team.

Embracing the Beauty and Culture of the Bahamas

A wedding at the Ocean Club is not just about the stunning venue; it’s also about embracing the beauty and culture of the Bahamas. The resort offers a range of activities and experiences for guests, from snorkeling and sailing in the clear blue waters to exploring the rich history and vibrant culture of Nassau.

An Unforgettable Destination Wedding

Choosing the Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, in the Bahamas for your wedding means stepping into a world of tropical luxury and serene elegance. It’s a place where the beauty of nature, the warmth of the Bahamian spirit, and the luxury of a world-class resort come together to create a wedding experience that is as unforgettable as it is beautiful. In this Caribbean paradise, every moment of your wedding day is surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Paradise Island, making it a perfect celebration of love and joy.

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