For those of you who have followed Mary Dougherty Photography from the beginning, you know this workshop has come from years of hard work. The vision of the Adirondack Wedding Workshop was born out of a desire to bring photographers into nature, create time for inspiration and allow a real wedding story to be told. I can confidently say that we achieved that and more in the second year of this workshop. Without the support of my family, a talented team and wonderful attendees I would not have done it.
Shooting in several epic locations in the Adirondack Park of New York we stepped out of normal surroundings for most photographers. There was room for each artist to create. In addition, by photographing a real couple we captured the actual chemistry and love they shared.
In planning this workshop, the story revolved around several scenes :
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The team of people who came together to create this day are nationally known wedding vendors. Living in the mountains means that often things are out of reach and far away. However anything is possible when the right people come together. I am so grateful the talented group of people who made this year possible!
Photography + Workshop Host : Mary Dougherty | Styling : Jade Magnolia | Florals : Fern Croft | Video : Live Oak | Welcome Gifts : A Signature Welcome | Linens : Bayith | Rings : Wanderlust Jewelers | Paper Goods : Stone Fruit Studio | HMUA : Amanda Hopcraft | Tabletop rentals: Petunia Rose China | Gowns: Marchesa Notte from Silk Bridal | Sponsors : Living Roots Wine & Co | Ilana Griffo | The Find Lab | Red Tree Albums
A Signature Welcome provided the welcome bags for all attendees. In addition The Find Lab and Red Tree Albums sponsored the workshop. Similarly, Ilana Griffo (author of Mind Your Business) generously provided copies of her book for a practical approach to creative entrepreneurship. Living Roots Wine donated all wine for the reception dinner that attendees, vendors and our real couple sat down to enjoy.
If you want to be present at your wedding, have fun with your guests + look back on images that tell your story you are in the right place. ask how you can get a complimentary hour of coverage.