Alesha & Patrick – wedding – Rockville, Maryland

The wedding toasts at Alesha and Patrick’s wedding were a lovely glimpse by their family, into who Alesha and Patrick are, and how they are as a couple. Alesha’s sister, the maid of honor, mentioned how she wasn’t quite sure about Patrick initially … until some day when she heard Patrick address Alesha by a sweet  endearment, and then she knew, they really are in love.

It was clear on the day that Alesha and Patrick adored each other, and I think this shows in the photographs here of them as a couple. More than that, the entire day felt like a celebration, just as it should be.

About the photographs – after the ceremony we went to Glenview Mansion (Rockville, MD) for the family and bridal party photographs. Beautifully scenic as a backdrop. From there we went to the reception which was held at the Visarts building. The area has a busy night-life, so later in the evening we took some romantic portraits out on the street. I loved the way the colors came out! Vibrant.

As an aside, I photographed Alesha’s sister’s wedding about a year before – Aluanda & Clarence, wedding day at Oxon Hill Manor, MD

Here is Alesha and Patrick, and some of the wonderful people who shared their wedding day.

To see more, view the album of photos on Facebook

the wedding experts:
event planner: Lady Victoria Events, Michelle Trilling
florist: Kallmyer’s Custom Florals
wedding dress: Blue By Enzoani, sold by Love Couture Bridal
shoes: Kate Spade
jewelry: Portland’s Treasure Chest
officiant: Reverend Leon Grant; Mount Calvary Baptist Church
caterer: C&C Catering
videographers: Video Express Productions
DJ: The Dynasty DJs

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1 Eric August 20, 2013 at 8:45 pm

Awesome as always Neil! Just a couple of questions for you.

1- in the 2nd pic, there’s a light in the upper right corner. Is that a video light that you were using?

2- What kind, of modifier(s) do you use for group shots like with the wedding party?

thanks!

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2 Neil August 20, 2013 at 9:27 pm

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