Nate and Tori had a pretty tough 2020.  With the virus outbreak the couple had decided an elopement was the best option for getting married in 2020.  Being that they are very adventurous and love to hike, we had originally planned on a Yosemite National Park elopement.  Tori had secured a wilderness permit for us […]

Mandy & Sheldon’s Oregon elopement was a bit last minute.  In the end though it turned out to be such a perfect day for the two of them!  They had originally planned an elopement overseas but due to Covid travel restrictions, and safety concerns, that wasn’t an option.  So they decided instead to still get […]

There is nothing I love more than being out in the wilderness.  From backcountry trips in Katmai & Denali to wildlife photography all over the country.  It’s where I feel at home.  It’s no wonder that as of 2020 I’ve decided to spend more time in the wilderness by booking more elopement weddings and adventure […]

Salt and Sonder Studio | Elopement Wedding Photography Why Pick Salt and Sonder Studio? What’s Included Pricing Contact Us Oregon Coast Elopement – Real Wedding Grand Teton National Park Elopement – Real Wedding Why Choose Salt and Sonder as your Elopement Photographer In the ever changing world, elopements and small weddings are becoming more and […]

STORY BEHIND THE PHOTOS   THE “SONDER EXPERIENCE” & SAMPLE PHOTOS As you can imagine, documenting a wedding day in a true photojournalistic fashion is not easy.  I can’t just plop you in front of perfect window light and tell you to look over your left shoulder as someone laces up your dress and BOOM, […]

College of Physicians Wedding | Sarah & Mikaela If you’ve found this post from my Best Wedding Venues in Philadelphia article, you already know that I love the College of Physicians as a wedding venue for how unique, but elegant it is.  When I say unique, your guests have access to the Mutter Museum.  If […]

Glen Foerd Wedding Philadelphia Tim & Elena’s Glen Foerd wedding was a truly beautiful day.  They utilized Glen Foerd’s wedding suites to get ready and the upstairs suite is one of the best in the area.  I think that will show in the photos below.  They also happened to have one of the most beautiful […]

Truly one of a kind heirloom Wedding Albums Our wedding albums are truly out of this world!  This will be your first family heirloom and therefore should be this epic.  For me personally, the album is the most valuable part of any wedding collection.  That is why 90% of my couples have a wedding album […]

Rehearsal Dinner Coverage – Do you need it? Hiring your photographer for rehearsal dinner coverage is something that is often overlooked.  Do you need it though?  That really depends on the two of you.  The rehearsal dinner is full of the same emotions and moments associated with the wedding day.  Just without the wedding dress […]

Which Philadelphia Wedding Venues are the Best? This is such a tough question and one I’m asked almost daily, “What are the best wedding venues in Philadelphia?”.  Well the answer isn’t an easy one because there are so many amazing wedding venues in Philly and in the surrounding suburbs.  Also, every couple has a different […]