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Bridal portrait photography

St. John Neumann & Wyndham Hotel Wedding – Jessica + Blake

Jessica and Blake were married on a lovely Friday afternoon. They said their "I Do's" at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Strongsville. The bridal party then traveled to our studio for some indoor and outdoor portraits before heading downtown to party. Friends and family gathered at the Wyndham Hotel in downtown Cleveland to celebrate. They ended the evening with a few night portraits at Playhouse Square and the theater districts 20-foot-tall, 8,000-pound GE chandelier. Wedding Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Dress: David's Bridal Flowers: Forest Woods Ceremony Venue: St. John Neumann Reception Venue: Wyndham Hotel Transportation: A-1 Mr. Limo Cake: Wild Flour Bakery Entertainment: Jerry Bruno Productions

St. Barnabas & Guy’s Party Center Wedding – Courtney + Zack

It was a winter wonderland for Courtney and Zack's November nuptials. The day started at the bride's parents' home where she got ready with her bridesmaids. The ceremony was held at St. Barnabas Catholic Church in Northfield Center. After their "I Do's" the happy couple and the rest of the bridal party traveled to our studio for some formal portraits and a few chilly outdoor portraits. Friends and family then joined these happily married high school sweethearts at Guy's Party Center to celebrate! Photographer: Christopher Norris Photogrpahers Dress: Galleria Gowns Florist: Graham's Floral Shop Ceremony Venue: St. Barnabas Catholic Church Reception Venue: Guy's Party Center Transportation: A-1 Mr. Limo Cake: Michael Angelo's Bakery Entertainment: Selective Sound

Squaw Creek Country Club Wedding – Natasha + Travis

Natasha & Travis's big day actually started about a month earlier when Natasha came to our studio for a private pre-bridal session in her wedding dress. She had a hair & makeup trial run at her salon and scheduled her pre-bridal session for the same day. The wedding day at Squaw Creek Country Club started with an emotional first look on the golf course and then some wedding day portraits with families and the bridal party. The "I Do's" were held outside in a covered pavilion and then the party moved inside where friends and family danced the night away. Congratulations Natasha & Travis! Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Venue: Squaw Creek Country Club Dress: Demetrio's Florist: Connellys' Flowers Transportation: Jubilee Limousine Entertainment: Raise the Roof Entertainment

Windows on the River Wedding – Sara + Tom

Sara and Tom's wedding day started at our studio with some preparation pictures and a private "first Look" moment. We then got started with lots of formal portraits and some fun outdoor shots including a recreation of the "Bridesmaids" movie promo shot. We then traveled downtown to North Coast Harbor with a quick stop at First Energy Stadium and then down to The Flats for some pictures before the ceremony. That is if they can get past the scary sharks in the aquarium! The ceremony and reception took place at the historic FirstEnergy Powerhouse which was built in 1892 with gorgeous views of the Cleveland skyline and bridges. Sara and Tom danced to Muse's "Madness" and then escaped for a few night shots with guests partied inside. Congratulations Sara & Tom! Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Dress: Catan Fashion's Florist: Mai-Ly Nguyen Venue: Windows on the River Transportation: First Class Limos Cake: Wild Flour Entertainment: Jerry Bruno Productions

St. Mark’s Lutheran & La Villa Party Center Wedding – Angela + Dominic

Venues: St. Mark's Lutheran Church & La Villa Party Center Photographer: Christopher Norris Photographers Dress: David's Bridal Florist: The Blossom Shoppe Cake: Gentile's Bakery Transportation: Brentwood Limousine Entertainment: Rock The House

Tom’s Country Place Wedding – Lisa + John

A match made online - Lisa & John were married on August 16, 2014. Lisa chose to do a pre-bridal session at our studio prior to the wedding day to test out her hair and makeup. The ceremony & reception were held at Tom's Country Place in Avon. Lisa's crafty mom made all of the wedding decor including the bouquets. Lisa's even lit up! The happy couple wanted a simple wedding celebrating with family and friends. Lisa was especially excited that her 94 year old Grandparents were able to attend! At the reception, Lisa and John had danced to Bryan Adams' Heaven and later in the evening Lisa and her bridemaids danced in their cowboy boots to Shania Twain's "Any Man of Mine. John planned their honeymoon to a surprise location, we hope you went somewhere fabulous! Congratulations!!! Dress: David's Bridal Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Venue: Tom's Country Place Cake: Cakes by Nadine Entertainment: A Bride's DJ Transportation: American Limousine Service

Michaud’s Town ‘N’ Country Wedding – Sarah + Ben

Sarah and Ben who met while in the OSU Marching Band were married this past Saturday, August 9th. The happy couple and their families chose to their wedding day portraits at our studio, prior to their Michaud's ceremony. Sarah chose to be comfortable on her wedding day by sporting TOM'S shoes that were hand painted with sunflowers by her sister. The sunflower theme continued in the bridesmaids bouquets and wedding decor. Ceremony and reception were both held at Michaud's Town 'N' Country in Strongsville. The ceremony ended with a Jewish tradition of Ben "breaking a glass" to honor his faith. Sarah and Ben danced to "Stolen" by Dashboard Confessional and guessed had fun in the photo booth. Congrats Sarah & Ben!!! Dress: Joan's Bridal Couture Venue: Michaud's Town 'N' Country Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Entertainment: Freddie James Cake: Gina Branch

Valley View Wedding – Lindsay + Wayne

Lindsay & Wayne who met back in 2008 were married on a lovely August afternoon.    The couple chose to get all of their wedding day portraits done prior to the ceremony, so the day started with preparations at our studio.  Lindsay made all of the bouquets out of paper and hers included pages from her favorite book "Pride and Prejudice."    Her gorgeous engagement ring and wedding band were both family heirlooms.  In keeping with the casual & fun vibe of this outdoor wedding, the bridal party all wore Converse.  No aching feet at the end of the night!  The ceremony was held at Valley View Woods Park and the reception took place at the bride and groom's home.  Prior to getting the festivities started, Lindsay and Wayne planted a Sycamore tree in honor of their big day.  Guests dined on BBQ & cupcakes and partied under the stars.  Congratulations Lindsay & Wayne! Dress: David's Bridal Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Entertainment: Good Vibrations Food: Old Carolina Barbecue Company Cake: Save Room

Friend’s Church & Brennan’s Wedding – Jennifer + Michael

It was a lovely July afternoon for Jennifer & Michael's wedding. Friends and family gathered at North Olmsted Evangelical Friends Church where the couple said their "I Do's!" After the nuptials everyone in attendance celebrated with a group shot outside of the church. The bridal party traveled back to our studio for some formal studio portraits and fun outdoor wedding portraits that showed off the bold wedding colors and colorful daisy bouquets. The fun continued at Brennan's Banquet Center where guests dined and danced the night away. Congratulations Jennifer and Michael! Dress: David's Bridal Church: North Olmsted Evangelical Friends Church Reception: Brennan's Banquet Center Florist: Brown & Pleasance Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Entertainment: Audio Extreme

St. Albert the Great & Pazzo’s Wedding – Rachael + Brian

Adorable couple Rachael and Brian who recently did an fun country/equine style engagement session were married this past weekend. Rachael and the girls chose to get dressed and do preparation pictures at our studio where the country theme continued with cowboy boots for all the girls. After a traditional Catholic ceremony at St. Albert the Great the full bridal party returned to the studio for some fun wedding portraits then they headed downtown to the West Bank of The Flats for a few fun pictures under one of the many old railroad bridges. The bride & groom's country style carried through to the reception at Pazzo's Grand Ballroom where tables were decorated with mason jar glasses and sunflowers that Rachael's Grandmother grew. After dinner, Rachael & Brian danced to "God Gave Me You" by Blake Shelton for their first dance. Guests took fun group shots complete with big hats and sunglasses and Si Robertson even made a guest appearance! ;) Great party! Congratulations Rachael & Brian! Dress: David's Bridal Ceremony: St. Albert the Great Reception: Pazzo's Grand Ballroom Photography: Christopher Norris Photographers Cake: MichaelAngelo's Transportation: Mr. A-1 Limo Entertainment: Marino Brothers