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  • Welcome to our blog!

    We are Brooke and Eric, husband and wife, the photographers, the passionate and fun loving team, the BE in Be Creative! Our job is to document the happiest moments of peoples lives. The purpose of this blog is to share some of our favorite images and acknowledge the wonderful people we get to meet. Eric was named one of the top photographers in the world by the WPJA and Brooke is also an international award-winner. But most importantly we love what we do, the people we get to know, and we hope it shows through our work. This blog is brand spanking new as of 2010. We have many years of work cataloged on our old blog too so please go take a peak.

Danielle and Rob’s Wedding at Tappan Hill Mansion

Wowzers – a real wedding blog post, finally! alas I give you Danielle and Rob’s beautiful wedding at Tappan Hill Mansion. It was an absolute joy to photograph the wedding of old friends from The University of Massachusetts Amherst. You may want to check out their brooklyn engagement photos too. It was a day full of love, laughter, beautiful light and truly beautiful moments shared by family and friends. Wishing you guys a lifetime of happy days!

Danielle & Rob
Danielle & Rob
Danielle & Rob
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Ceremony & Reception:  Tappen Hill Mansion, Tarrytown, NY
Caterer:  Abigail Kirsch
Florist:  Atlas Florist
Music (DJ):  Hank Lane Music
Bridal Gown:  Amsale

Sacramento Wedding Photographer - You captured the fun and loving moments of the wedding day. Gorgeous work!

Marlie Lately

It’s been a long time since we have posted photos of Marlie and our Labradoodle Maggie.  Marlie is an official toddler.  Her trademark characteristic these days is independence. She wants to do everything by herself with little to no help from mom and dad.  She likes to feed herself with big girl utensils which results in 3 outfit changes a day. She loves to put on her own clothes even if it means two legs wind up in one pant leg or her arm and head are both through the neck hole.  She loves to hold Maggie’s leash and fortunately Maggie has a soft spot for Marlie so she will walk by her side for at least a few minutes. Marlie is amazed by the world around her.  She gasps with shock and wonder at fire trucks, trains, birds chirping outside.  She also uses her gasp of shock to tattle on herself when she does something wrong.  It is an absolute riot. Our days are filled with daily discoveries around the house and yard, singing all the catchy little toddler tunes, and talking with Marlie because she sure has a lot to say (apparently we understand more than the average Joe but it’s crystal clear to us).

Shooting season is in full swing and we are off to an amazing 2011.  One wedding was at the Jones Beach theatre which was super unique. Engagement sessions and portrait sessions are filling up our weekly calendars. We are hosting meetings for all of our sessions and soon to be clients during the days and some evenings.  It’s amazing we even have time to spend with Marlie.  Somehow it all works, with the support of our amazing nanny and the extra help from our parents, we are forever grateful. We count our blessings that our work and life are so fulfilling and everything just seems to fall into place.

Happy Wedding Season!

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Marlie won this Dora at the local carnival. She totally expected that she could hold Dora’s hand and Dora would walk next to her. We are still trying to help her understand this one.

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She absolutely loved the rides with Daddy. I’m not into spinning so Eric has to step up for this kind of thing.

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Natalie - These pictures of Maggie and Marlie are soo adorable!!! Her grin is so infectious!!

Emily Wilson - Your daughter is adorable! :)

Three become four! Newborn photography Northern NJ

Our buddy Aiden was very excited to introduce me to his little brother Declan James.  What an adorable, wide-eyed, totally alert little baby.  I couldn’t get enough of him and that hair!  Best wishes to mom and dad and congratulations on your beautiful family (and new home too)!  It was a pleasure as always!

 

 

Beautiful Family of Three – NJ Newborn Photography

Baby Brynn was only 11 days old during our session.  She truely is a little angel.  We absolutely love to work with creative couples and mom and dad are as about as creative as they come.  Both are graphic designers and very talented artists.  Thank you for choosing Be Creative Photography for your baby’s first portraits.  It was such a pleasure.

 

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Jamie & Jason’s Wedding photos in Hoboken, NJ

We had the extreme pleasure of photographing portraits for the talented photographer Jamie K and her husband Jason. When she asked us, we were completly honored. How great it is to be asked by a fellow colleague to photograph them, right?  No!  This good feeling was quickly surpassed by our nerves.

Regardless of the pressure, the shoot was a blast. Jamie and Jason were incredible and so much fun to shoot.  They are madly in love and were just ecstatic to be getting married that day.  They were completely present to eachother and enjoying the shoot, yet quick to laugh at themselves.

I can’t help but bust her chops, you would think that a wedding photographer would be on time for her session? Nope! she was held up by hair and makeup.  Go figure!

Best wishes for a life full of love and happiness together.  Thanks for the session, it was a lot of fun!

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SB Photography - The second last shot is really beautiful…. nice work.

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