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This intimate Inns of Aurora wedding felt more like a party, skipping some of the formalities and reception traditions and focusing on time with guests.

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HELLO, I'm
MARY DOUGHERTY

A film + digital photographer who documents refined celebrations on the east coast

With over a decade of experience, Mary creates modern works of art for her clients. Drawing upon her classical training in the darkroom she uses multiple film and digital cameras to create the images you see here. They are full of life, motion, happiness and most of a reflection of the love you have cultivated.

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weddings

Documenting more than just one day makes sense when people are traveling from around the world to spend a few days with you. Take a look 

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portraits

The best thing about capturing your portrait is getting a glimpse into life as it is - the everyday and notable moments you want to remember.

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EDUCATION

Learning from others is one of the best places to start, and if nothing else realize you have been doing it right all along. See how I built my business

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six real
wedding timelines

We know that before photographing your day, you have to plan it. That's why we are sharing six real wedding timelines to give you a head start.

Candid photos +
effortless day

Our couples want to enjoy their wedding and make sure their guests to do the same. As a result the images we like to create are natural and real.