COURTNEY AARON

I’m a bi-coastal photographer, from CA to PA, and fan of unposed, giddy-in-love, melt-my-lenses-editorial-style moments … oh, and a t-shirts and jeans. 

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Woodsy Engagement Session

Eleven years ago I slung a camera strap around my neck, and I’ve been capturing moments and memories that will be cherished for generations to come ever since. My goal? Put you at ease in front of the camera and document what matters and giving you something timeless in a fleeting world.

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The ultimate date, or so it should be treated! Engagement sessions can be one of the most fun parts of the wedding planning process, finally gradating you both from all the selfies that fill your frames. If you’ve decided this is for you, have a peek at the following tips to show up, slay it, […]

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5 Ways to Nail Your Engagement Session

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    “We’re going to need all the help we can get.” “We’re so awkward in front of the camera.” I’ve heard this time and time again and always get excited to prove you wrong. I heard these before this shoot and thought, “There is no freaking way you two will be awkward.” If anything, […]

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Engagement in New York City

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I met Jaclyn over 7 years ago and when she emailed with the news that she had the reason she was waiting to hire me for, I was overjoyed! To have the opportunity to photograph the moments of those who so closely followed your work for so long, is a gift I can’t describe and […]

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Woodsy Engagement Session with Jaclyn & Andrew

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He proposed to her on this dock, the dock he grew up spending days as a child. A setting out of a storybook and no shortage of romance between the two, we spend the evening capturing their engagement session at a spot with so many memories already attached to it. Sarah has to be one […]

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Glenbrook Engagement Session | Sarah & Chase

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I absolutely come alive in cities! One of my favorite things to do is walk the streets just soaking everything in. Growing up outside of Philadelphia, I was so lucky to have had so many great cities and towns within a short distance. Jill and Brandon live in Hoboken and wanted to shoot around the city […]

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Jill & Brandon | Hoboken Engagement Photos | Sneak Peek

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With all the snow falling in Tahoe these days, the gorgeous winter wonderland is in full effect! These two are snagging the best of both worlds, a winter engagement session and a tropical destination wedding. Sure, the snow is chilly but these images will warm you right up! Makeup by Mandy with Megan Cary Artistry. […]

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Chad and Colleen | A Lake Tahoe Engagement Session

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      “Thank you so much. This was Jake’s first real photo shoot and, I remember vividly, he was not excited about it. By the end of our day, he loved you, how our session was and he was totally warmed up for pictures on the wedding day. Our engagement/wedding photos are our FAVORITE […]

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5 Ways to Decide If An Engagement Session Is For You

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Nikka & Cody. The classic warning of “we’re kind of rookies at this” and then they totally blow me away like experienced pros. It’s true, in so many sessions, that once you’re in the arms of the one person that makes your heart melt, love just falls into place so effortlessly. Congratulations, you two! So […]

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Nikka & Cody | South Lake Tahoe Engagement Session

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The 2013 Album. Each person that graces the front of my camera becomes part of my family of clients. Whether it’s a quick one-time shoot or a full wedding experience, I get to know so many unique people in what, relatively speaking, is a rather short amount of time. The effect that each and every […]

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2013 | Year in Review

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When we had first chatted about locations, Brandon mentioned his parent’s property having a some great spots to shoot. I had driven by to scout the area beforehand and knew we had to make it work, even though our initial shoot day got rained out. The following week, we met here and while what I […]

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Brandon & Nicole : Part Two | Engaged | Reno, NV

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