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Rieger Wedding May 19, 2018

May 22, 2018

I met the bride McKenna at her parents home in Shaker Heights for photos of the girls in the bridal party and family photos. The church was in Little Italy at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. The ceremony was from 2-3 pm with an estimate of 75 guest to witness the wedding.
Family photos and bridal party images were then taken on the altar area of the church. We then continued with the bridal party photo at The Cleveland Public library on Superior Ave in the heart of Cleveland.
The weather had taken a turn for the worse with heavy downpours most of the day.
The reception was held in Highland height at Stonewater. The hall looked beautiful with the tables all dresses with white tablecloths and candle centerpieces.
The introductions were the event to take place followed by toast from the dad’s as well as the best man Christian and the maid of honor Madison.
the cake cutting was followed by the first dance, father daughter, and the mother son dances.
The dance floor was then open for the guest to have a great time and enjoy the music till 11 pm when the event wrapped up with a sparkler exit for the couple.
Congratulations McKenna and Nicholas on your wedding !

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McGill Wedding April 28, 2018

May 1, 2018

Nancy and Ron married at the Hilton Garden Inn on Beta Drive in Mayfield Village Ohio. The wedding lasted about 10 minutes with Nancy’s daughters conduction the ceremony. She did a beautiful job and gave her words with a personal touch of the couple.
The family photos were taken and photos of the couple as well in the lobby of the banquet hall. Wanted to do the photos outdoors but it was cold and cloudy out.
The DJ for the evening was McGill Entertainment out of Euclid Ohio. Nick did a great job playing the music that kept the dance floor packed all evening.

Musso Wedding March 17, 2018

March 31, 2018

The day was beautiful ample amount of sunshine with a little bit of clouds. Was on the chilly side but the sun helped.
The bride and bridesmaids all prepared at St. John Vianney in Mentor. The ceremony lasted about one hour with father Johns performing the wedding ceremony. When the wedding ended the guest were greeted by a bag piper playing Irish music. Family photos were taken on the alter area and a few photos with relatives.
The bridal party photos were done in Cleveland at The Allen medical Library on Euclid Ave. This place was amazing for the photos. The perfect backdrop with old wood panels and a marble staircase.
The reception was held at St. Noels in Willoughby Hills Ohio. The DJ and emcee for the night was Jesse Webb Entertainment. It is always a please to work with, Jesse he is an amazing DJ and keep the guest on the dance floor all night. The food was also wonderful with 250 guest the food was served hot and perfectly done. The images can be viewed on my online gallery at http://www.jeffjonesphotography.com

Yager Wedding June 17, 2017

June 19, 2017

The wedding and reception was held at The Hilton Garden Inn on Carnegie Ave Cleveland Ohio.
Todd and melissa had a perfect sunny day for the event. The photos of the bride and bridesmaids were taken on the 10 floor overlooking Progressive Field.
The wedding was held in the banquet room on the first floor. The room looked great, low light with candles along the isle. The vows lasted 20 minutes then we headed over to the Progressive Field for photos with the bridal party.
We used the large arches on lakeside cemetery for other photos. The large old stone carvings are amazing.
The DJ for the evening was Billy James. Great DJ kept the guest dancing all night long.The reception was about 130 people but it was nice to have all the guest on the dance floor. The food was amazing, best food at a hall in years.
Congratulations to Todd and Melissa may your wedding photos bring back many memories of your special day.

Van Horn Wedding June 9, 2017

June 19, 2017

The wedding and reception had taken place at The American Croation Lodge is Eastlake Ohio.
The bride and bridesmaid started getting ready at The Holiday Inn in Mentor.
We hopped on the limo bus and off to the ceremony. Kelly was all smile walking down the isle eager to see her future husband Kevin. The vows lasted about 20 minutes and then out the door with the exit with guest blowing bubbles. We wanted to go to Cleveland for the bridal party photos but the heavy rains started.
We went to Chagrin River Park in Willoughby and used the covered area for all the photos.
The reception was about 75 guest with the DJ Absolute Entertainment with Derek. I always enjoy working with him. He plays great music and keeps the guest dancing all night.
The couple did the cake cutting followed by the toast. The first dance,mother and son, and father daughter danced followed. The couple exited the wall with the guest holding 3 feet long sparklers. Great way to send the couple off for the night.

McAuley Wedding October 29, 2016

October 30, 2016

The couples fall wedding was at La Vera Party Center in Willoughby Hills. The couple chose the same location for the evening reception.
The bridal party and family portraits were taken at Steele Mansion in mentor as well as Coulby Park in Wickliffe.
The DJ for the evening was The Marino Brothers.

Powers Wedding October 1, 2016

October 8, 2016

Wedding and reception was held at the Holiday Inn in Mentor Ohio on route 306.
The bridal party photos were taken in Downtown Willoughby and Veterans Park in mentor. The food truck for lunch was Motor Mouth food truck. The DJ for the evening was Rock On with Gary Perl.

Cross Wedding September 30, 2016

October 8, 2016

The wedding was held at St. John Vianney in Mentor. Bridal party photos were taken at Coulby Park in Wickliffe. The wedding reception was held at La Malfa in mentor. The DJ for the wedding was Marino Brothers.

Sanders Wedding May 3, 2014

June 9, 2014

 

The Sanders wedding was held at The Henn Mansion in Euclid Ohio on May 03, 2014. The day started out ample sunshine and 65 degrees with rain on and off in the morning. I started the day with photos of Nancy with the girls of the bridal party in the upper parlor area of the mansion. The old hand carved woodwork and staircase was the perfect backdrop for the photos.

The photos of the groom Gary and the guys were then taken utilizing the staircase.

Nancy was escorted down the isle by her brother Gerald both smiling as they passed by the standing guest in awe of how beautiful she looked as she approached her waiting groom Gary. The vows lasted about 15 minutes with the placement of the wedding rings on each other’s fingers. The unity candle was lite by the couple.

The bridal party photos were taken on the back patio with the landscape and lake Erie as the backdrop. We concluded the family and bridal party photo then headed to Normandy party center in Wickliffe for the reception. The bridal party introductions began the evening followed by toast from the best man and maid of honor toast. The food was done to perfection with an amazing crew and staff that guided the guest through the buffet lines.

The next event was the cake cutting with no messy cake smashed in the couple’s face it was time for the first dance.

The dancing started the day off with the first dance followed by a dance with Nancy and her brother Gerald. Gary dedicated a song to his mother Viola and Nancy’s Aunt Dorthy.

The dance floor was then opened for the guest to enjoy the music and have a great time. The evening events concluded with the garter removal and the toss of the bouquet and garter.

Best wishes Nancy and Gary

 

 

Miele Wedding October 12, 2013

October 24, 2013

The Miele wedding was held at St. John Vianney in Mentor Ohio on October 12, 2013. The day started out with ample sun and a wonderful 75 degrees. I started with photos of Julie with the girls of the bridal party at her parents Richard and Darlene in Mentor . Followed by photos of the groom Shawn with the groomsman his parents Allan and Linda on the grounds of the church.Julie was escorted down the isle by her dad Richard both smiling as they passed by the standing guest in awe of how beautiful she looked as she approached her waiting groom Shawn. The vows lasted about 40 minutes with the minister Father Johns performing the vows and ring exchange. The couple made the grand exit from the church with the guest blowing bubbles as the couple walked through the bubble mass. The family photos and bridal party photographs were taken on the altar area then we were off to do the bridal party photos. The couple had selected Henn mansion in Euclid for the remaining photos, the park offers beach access and looked perfect as the photo backdrop.The reception was held at Manakiki County Club in Willoughby Hills the new catering staff was provided by Executive Caterers from Landerhaven. The guest were seated for dinner the tables looked amazing with floral arrangements on each centered so perfect. The DJ for the evening was Gary Wenner with Jerry Bruno Productions out of the greater Cleveland area. The bridal party introductions began the evening followed by toast from the best man and maid of honor and a short speech and toast from Julie’s dad.. The next event was the cake cutting with no messy cake smashed in the couple’s face it was time for the formal dances.The dancing started the evening off with the first dance followed by the father daughter then the mother son dance. The evening ended with the bouquet toss and garder removal and toss.The dance floor was open for the guest to enjoy the music and have a great time. Best Julie and Shawn