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for the adventurous in love and life

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to witness & photograph my first ever adoption. I am so honored to have been there. Lindsey & Stephen met Maxx at the hospital 2 years ago today. He’s been in their home and hearts for TWO years & as of yesterday, he is finally their boy!! Lindsey & Stephen, […]

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Robb & Sarina July 14, 2018 Dracut, Massachusetts How cool is it to have a couple decide they’re doing a Star Wars themed wedding!? AND they did it SO well. In one of her first e-mails to me she said “Most people we come across ask us if we are like “Hans Solo and Princess […]

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  You guys! Isn’t it every girl’s dream to have their spouse contact a photographer to capture their proposal?! Emma had previously booked a photo session for her & Chris at Coppal House Farm’s Sunflower Festival. Two days before our session, Chris contacted me on facebook and asked me about proposing. Of course I was […]

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Alissa & Andrew Gage June 16, 2018 Alyson’s Orchard – Orchard Room

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  I have to start by saying I am seriously amazed how much time, effort & detail went into planning this wedding from 1,300 miles+ away. Chia & Dave’s wedding day was a photographer’s dream.There were little details everywhere. They each had “vow books” with their “wedding logo” stamped onto them, the girls wore flannel […]

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Well, we’re back. This morning around 3am while Cohen was eating, he started choking and then stopped breathing for quite a few seconds. It literally felt like a lifetime. Thank GOD I knew what to look for from being at the special care nursery for so long. I was able to turn him over & […]

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All images captured by Elyse Carpenter Photography LLC. I saw an image similar to this in an online community “Parents of Twinless Twins,” I showed Elyse and she executed it perfectly. I will forever cherish this photo, along with the rest of the ones she captured.   My Rainbow baby The loves of my life  […]

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I wanted to take the time to explain to my client’s in a whole what has been going on the last 6 weeks in my life. I am also going to be blogging a whole lot more for Stephanie Strydom Photography & my personal life so this will be my platform to update. Some of you may […]

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