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A random snap at a wedding I second shot.  Nothing more to say that the image doesn’t do a fine job of, all on its own.

When I second shoot, I like to meander while the primary photographer does their thing… no point in standing side-by-side.

This is not the Jersey Shore… but he has the swagger for it.  Well done, single guy.

We all get bored at weddings now and then… why not celebrate someone who is bold enough to let it show?

  • October 2, 2010 - 1:00 am

    Heather Elizabeth - Love the little boy :) So cute.
    first photograph is so sweet. Always love to see your new work.

  • November 11, 2010 - 11:40 pm

    Meredith.Work@lebanon.k12.or.us - I LOVE the reflection in the balloon!

  • November 11, 2010 - 11:40 pm

    Meredith.Work@lebanon.k12.or.us - I LOVE the reflection in the balloon!

Early New Years resolution – blog weddings on a regular basis.  I’m not sure why it seems to be such an issue (ha), but I’ll work on it.  One possibility behind the psychology of not blogging weddings is in the details.  Details… if you visit the wedding blogs out there, they are so heavily detail oriented and I’m just not.  I’m people oriented.  I shoot the details while I am at a wedding, however; I focus on the people and the moments they share together.  Whether it is the session alone with the bride and groom, the mother/son dance, or even the engagement session… I photograph people.  It’s what I love.

Here’s my typical blog bomb of images.  You’re welcome, and I’m sorry:)

so much more after the jump…

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  • September 25, 2010 - 2:56 am

    Jeff marsh - You are such a stud. One of the ONLY photographers I respect, thanks for takingsuch incredible photos for us to always have.

  • September 25, 2010 - 3:28 am

    michael baxley - just ran across this post while surfing my google rss feeds…good grief this is rocking work! carry on….:)

  • September 25, 2010 - 3:28 am

    Joel Flory - wow. solid group of images with some really spectacular ones in there.

  • September 25, 2010 - 3:37 am

    Matt Ferrell - Love your work! A photographer that is a forerunner at what he does, Mad skills

  • September 25, 2010 - 3:48 am

    Shelley Hanlon - Wow! I want to get married again just so YOU can shoot my wedding. You are just amazing. By the way, when are you going to do a workshop?

  • September 25, 2010 - 5:09 am

    hugh - normally when i see that many images in a single post, i skip over most of them. not this time. looked at every one. you make good pictures, jay.

  • September 25, 2010 - 5:47 am

    Eric Krebs - Amazing! Could, already have, and probably will spend a long time enjoying each one of these photos. Father & Daughter dancing half way in post got the water works going on my wife immediately. Bravo Jay! Phenomenal work.

  • September 25, 2010 - 6:03 am

    Nick - Wow, some of the awesomest wedding images I’ve seen in a while. Great work.

  • September 25, 2010 - 6:10 am

    Matt Ferrell - That last shot bro, I keep coming back to it… Off the hook!
    Oh and love Jeff marsh’s wedding too… You killed it

  • September 25, 2010 - 7:38 am

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  • September 25, 2010 - 11:50 am

    Stephen Jackson - When I’m running out of inspiration, I turn to music and blogs. Usually when it comes to blogs, I have to thumb back a few pages before I really feel I’m seeing something unique and inspiring.

    Thanks for making a post made with two full cups of inspiration and awesomeness.

    Also, thanks for reminding me how much it sucks to live in Georgia. Either sunny, muggy, and way too hot or raining, muggy, and way too wet. Never cloudy and awesome like Oregon or Washington. Boo.

  • September 28, 2010 - 3:00 pm

    Cameron Braun - Loving the 4×5 crops here Jay. Such a good aspect ratio that I have such a hard time shooting myself. Adds a really unique touch to these images.

  • October 6, 2010 - 8:42 pm

    lauren - jay, your photos make my heart pitter patter

  • October 10, 2010 - 8:17 am

    jayeads - i’m pretty humbled about those comments… my wedding work always makes me self-conscious. thanks for the kind words!

    lauren… spear guns and rivers. that’s all i will say

  • October 10, 2010 - 8:22 am

    BENJ - hey! I know some of those people.

  • October 10, 2010 - 10:40 am

    Steve Elmer - Awesome Overload.

  • June 14, 2011 - 9:02 pm

    Seattle Senior and Family Portrait Photographer - You have some pretty amazing shots here! I love your creativity with silhouettes shots, very inspiring! Thank you for sharing your great work. It inspires!

    ~Gabriel

  • February 7, 2012 - 9:58 pm

    Meredith S - you’re fantastic. these are so great and classic.

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