ADDISON STREET LGBTQ PROPOSAL PHOTOGRAPHER: BROOKE & DENA Addison Street LGBTQ Proposal Photographer: Brooke and Dena Love knows no boundaries, and when Brooke and Dena decided to make their commitment official, they did it in the most extraordinary way. Their LGBTQ proposal at Addison Street was nothing short of magical, filled with joy, and an unapologetic display of
J&J Studios had the honor of ending the year 2022 with Mike and Larry's gorgeous Vie at Cescaphe wedding. Ever since that day, we have been blown away with how magical their wedding was. Our team cannot wait to share with you the details and images from this wedding. We will also tell you a little about
PHILLY'S LGBTQ FRIENDLY PHOTOGRAPHER Philly's LGBTQ Friendly Photographer Love knows no boundaries, and that's exactly what Maria and Brianna's engagement at the John James Audubon Center represents. These two lovely ladies have found their soulmates in each other and are embarking on a journey of love, commitment, and togetherness. As photographers from J&J Studios, we had the pleasure
Okay! Many of the previous blogs were some background knowledge on terms you may want to know, the way we use language, and LGBTQ+ allyship in action. So, they were more geared towards education and vendors. But let’s have some fun with LGBTQ+ inclusive wedding planning ideas! Here's a little back story about me. I started planning my
As photographers, many of us have probably searched for all different types of posing ideas from cute, to elegant, to unique. But we've also constantly seen examples of hetero-normative photographing and posing, rather than with LGBTQ+ couples. Which then has also led to some…interesting questions. No doubt, some of these questions are well meaning, but clunky nonetheless.
There is SO much information that can be given about becoming inclusive and affirming, and there are so many resources about it. But before continuing on with some ways you can be inclusive, many people like to know some of the most commonly used terms. I’m going to share terms and definitions that you are likely to
In 2022 we are happy that the LGBTQ+ community has made a lot of progress in positive visibility and protections in the past few decades. However, we are also well aware that not everybody is supportive, let alone affirming. In 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriages in all 50 states with the court ruling Obergefell
We invited Sam and Maria to Center City, Philadelphia to photograph their love. J&J Studios is proud to support the LGBTQ community and fully believes that love is love. Below, I will tell you about the couple and a few of the locations that we ventured around. Meet Sam and Maria Sam and Maria are the perfect pair. While