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A Rainy but Perfect May Wedding: Kirsten and Evan’s Love Story at Swan Lake Resort Spring wedding at Swan Lake Resort. Love was in the air, and raindrops too, as Kirsten and Evan embarked on their journey to forever at Swan Lake Resort in May. Their love story unfolded against the backdrop of tears of […]

Spring wedding at Swan Lake Resort | Rainy spring wedding | Kirsten and Evan

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wedding couple at swan lake resort
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Winter Beach Engagement Session | Avalon Beach New Jersey | Lindsay and Dakota Avalon Beach Engagement Session. I love the beach any time of the year, and so do Lindsay and Dakota. They contacted me about photographing their engagement session this past March. We hoped for a semi-warm winter day, and after rescheduling due to […]

Avalon Beach Engagement Session | Winter Beach Engagement Session | Avalon New Jersey | Lindsay and Dakota

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Renault Winery Wedding | South Jersey Wedding | Christina and Steven Spring Renault Winery Wedding. Christina and Steven said their vows and partied the night away at one of the most popular South Jersey Wedding Venues, The Renault Winery. This venue offers old-world charm and vineyard views. It is at a historic American landmark in […]

Spring Renault Winery Wedding | Renault Winery | South Jersey Wedding | Christina and Steven

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Spring Wedding at the Carriage House | South Jersey Wedding | Emily and Mike Spring Carriage House Wedding. Emily and Mike had a gorgeous wedding day this March. After their church ceremony, they partied the night away at one of South Jersey’s premier wedding venues, The Carriage House in Galloway. The weather wasn’t perfect for […]

Spring Carriage House Wedding | Spring South Jersey Wedding | Emily and Mike

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Sunset LBI Engagement session | Romantic Beach session | Michelle and Matt Sunset LBI Engagement Session. I have photographed several sessions at the Barnegat State Park on Long Beach Island. I love this location because of the lighthouse and the surrounding areas. Every time I go, I find a new sweet spot, and the lighting […]

Sunset LBI Engagement Session | Barnegat State Park Engagement | Michelle and Matt

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engaged couple at Barnegat state park
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Long Beach Island Wedding | Sunset Wedding | Amy and Drew LBI Sunset Wedding. Amy and Drew said their vows overlooking the bay on Long Beach Island, NJ. They were married under the Taylor Ave Park pavilion in Beach Haven, and it was a perfect outdoor location for their ceremony. We were able to overlook […]

LBI Sunset Wedding | Long Beach Island Wedding | Amy and Drew

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LBI Sunset Wedding
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LBI Sunset Engagement Session | Long Beach Island Engagement | Sunset beach session | Kelly and Chris LBI Sunset Engagement Session. Sometimes we get the best weather for a beach session, which is exactly what Kelly and Chris had for their engagement session this past October. I met Kelly and Chris at the Barnegat Lighthouse […]

LBI Sunset Engagement Session | Long Beach Island NJ | Kelly and Chris

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LBI Sunset Engagement session
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Ocean City Engagement Session | Lauren and Zach | OCNJ Engagement session OCNJ Engagement Session. I met this sweet couple in Ocean City for their engagement session. Lauren and Zach are getting married in October 2023 on the beach in Avalon, NJ. They wanted to have the same theme for their engagement session. So we […]

OCNJ Engagement Session | Ocean City New Jersey | Beach engagement session | Lauren and Zach

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OCNJ Engagement Session
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South Jersey Family Photographer | Beach Sessions | 2022 South Jersey Family Photography. Wow! What a crazy year for Memories by Maria Photography in 2022. The weather was windy, rainy, and chilly this year. Many beach sessions took place with cloudy skies and more of a little breeze. I was worried I would have to […]

South Jersey Family Photography | South Jersey Beach Sessions | 2022 Family Beach Sessions

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Memories by Maria photography beach session
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South Jersey Wedding Photographer | 2022 Wedding Highlights | Memories by Maria Photography South Jersey Wedding Photographer. Wow…2022 was a beautiful year for weddings. I photographed weddings at favorite venues, the beach, and some new venues, including a working farm! I had 27 weddings last year; they were big family affairs and small intimate events. […]

South Jersey Wedding Photographer | 2022 Weddings | Memories by Maria Photography

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Swan Lake resort Wedding