A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to photograph the Chicago Gourmet for a local PR firm- an impressive event where chefs, restaurants and vendors from (mostly) near & far get to showcase their work… and the guests get to indulge.  I also had the privilege of taking images of the Grand Cru event where I ran into my friend and sommelier extraordinaire Rachel Driver Speckan.  What a tasty event!

 

 

I had a fabulous time in my home city photographing two awesome friends of mine a few weeks ago. Despite some rain, this couple and their friends enjoyed a great party.  It is no secret that this couple is a perfect match and know how to have fun with the lovely people they choose to have around them.  In addition to the celebratory partying, I had the honor of capturing some of their more personal moments at their rooftop ceremony and a tea ceremony in the privacy of their closest family members.  This was a memorable and beautiful wedding of two people that I definitely wish I could see more often!

This Glacier National Park wedding was epic. Friends and family from all over the world came together to celebrate the wedding of Bree & Jake. People camped, stayed in cabins, brought their kids, brought their dogs… it was truly a wedding of the outdoor lifestyle. Loved it! We started the celebration at the local distillery, continued to have fun rafting down the river in 80s fashion, and enjoyed a delicious welcome dinner. The wedding itself was beautiful – full of carefully planned symbolic gestures and love. The rain knew that it was a special and mostly stayed away so that the outdoor ceremony and reception would be a complete success. Jake and Bree were gracious hosts to everyone, emphatically insisting that everyone have a great time.  I met Bree five years ago at a wedding in Cape Cod, and I am so grateful that she thought of me to be her wedding photographer. It was so meaningful to be there and be part of her incredibly thoughtfully planned wedding. This is only a glimpse of the gorgeousness of Montana and the fun that was had over a mere four days.

  • Karen Grieve - September 11, 2014 - 11:21 pm

    Thank YOU so much Gail, the photographs are gorgeous and fun!!!
    It was great meeting you and spending this time together at Bree an Jake’s wedding!! Looking forward to more photos…
    KarenReplyCancel

    • gailreich - October 8, 2014 - 3:11 am

      thanks! I had a great time at the wedding and it was lovely meeting you too!ReplyCancel

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