Chelsea and Zack’s Avalon Golf and Country Club wedding took place on a gorgeous day in August. These childhood sweethearts planned an elegant and super fun party out in Hermitage, Pennsylvania. Thank you to Brian Ritchey for being a great second shooter.
Check out their wedding day story here!
Chelsea was a ballerina and we were able to photograph her wedding dress in her childhood dance studio without her knowing. It was so exciting for me sharing a sneak peek of that image on social media!Well, she also played basketball…Seeing her bouquets for the first time.This photo we will just call “hairspray”.Great photo of Zack fixing his bowtie – good work, Brian!I loved the back light on Chelsea as she was getting her gown on.Haha! Put my shoes on, girls!
Loved working with these bridesmaids. They were so sweet and fun!Chelsea’s aunt walked in and saw her as she was having her veil put on. Needless to say there were a few tears shed.Oh my goodness, Chelsea. You’re gorgeous!The flower girl and ring bearer did such a good job. They really stole the show.Chelsea’s mother walked her down the aisle. It was a very special moment.Brian grabbed this cool photo from the church balcony. I loved the way he framed the scene with the arch!These childhood sweethearts are finally married!Ahhhhhh. Pure joy on the bride and groom’s face!Flaunt that wedding ring, Zack!I’m a huge fan of bubbles for a couple’s grand exit. Nice and neat, sparkly and fun.The bridesmaids knew how to pose for some fun photos.The limo is here. Let the fun begin!Zack and Chelsea had these gorgeous sugar cookies custom made with their names and wedding date on them.The Avalon Golf and Country Club is a gorgeous venue for sure! I love capturing those wedding day moments that often go unnoticed.The newly married couple checking out their wedding rings!I really dig the emotion of this photo.Heehee. You guys are seriously so sweet.The new Mr. & Mrs.!Zack & Chelsea just exuded love for one another. It was awesome to witness.Look at this venue! Elegant and beautiful.Werk!The sunset cast a golden glow on these final bride and groom portraits.Haha! I laugh out loud every time I see this photo of Chelsea tossing her bouquet. For obvious reasons.Bridesmaid selfie.Killer shot by Brian.The pool outside had a very similar deep blue color and made for a really cool background for a few photos.The sparkler exit was tons of fun! Think pitch black, hurry everyone light these at the same time, now GO!Sooooo much fun ya’ll. Thank you so much for allowing me to capture your gorgeous wedding day.