September 24, 2014Sara + Josh \\ WeddingBrigantine, NJ

Gosh. Do you remember Sara + Josh? A refresher: these two met in Spain while working on the same Disney cruise ship. They are wonderfully in love and wonderful to be around, and it was such a big honor and joy to capture their day.

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Josh sent Sara flowers & a love note, and Sara’s face on the left here marks the first of about fifty reasons I teared up on their day. Emotional wedding photographers, what are you going to do with ’em? :)

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Fun fact: Sara’s sister Carrie (left!) got married right in the same place (their parents’ backyard) five years ago!

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Lavender EVERYWHERE! It smelled amaaaaazing.

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We like to have fun here at Alison Dunn Photography :)

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I forgot to mention – they arrived to the reception by BOAT. (!!!)

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Their dance started sweet and slow…

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…and then it turned sweet and AMAZING. Sara is a dancer, after all :)

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My lovely assistant Whitney took these two images of Sara twirling and they are just my favorite thing.

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We brought the Invisibooth to its first ever wedding and it was a hit :)

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(hi!)

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Sara and Josh, I’m so, so happy you two are married so that you can radiate joy twofold. Please do move to Philadelphia :)

Vendors!

Reception – Sara’s Parents’ House \\ Ceremony – Community Presbyterian Church of Brigantine \\ DJ – The Bachelor Boys Band \\ Florist – Megan Gronski \\ Caterer/Bakery – Oyster Creek Inn \\ Rentals – AC Party Rental \\ Hair – Art Is Salon \\ Dress – Tara Keely \\ Alterations – Kristin Johnston \\ Shoes – Mercanti Fiorentini \\ Suits – J. Crew \\ Favors – DIY \\ Favors – Logo Lenses \\ Invitations – Wedding Paper Divas \\ Assistant – Whitney Summerall

  • JoAnn Donahue said:

    Special People
    Special Place
    Special Grace!

    These pictures reflect a picture perfect day here in the great state of NJ on Brigantine Island the home of sweet Sara and her family. Absolutely one of the most beautiful wedding reception's we have ever attended. Your pictures are SUPER AWESOME!!

    Fantastic job John and Sue! The flowers-breathtaking, table settings- wonderful, dessert table-creative, card box- loved it, message in the bottles-who doesn't love finding one, food- delicious, drinks- overflowing, music-danced all night. Everything added up to equal LOVE.

    "Love is the what we came here for no one can offer us more if you know what I mean"~~Elton John

    The bride, her groom, family and friends.... we were blessed to share this SPECIAL Occasion.
    xoxo,
    JoAnn & Shawne Donahue