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The Burlington waterfront is an iconic location for pre-wedding engagement photo sessions. With panoramic views across the lake to the Adirondacks, the sunsets are absolutely breathtaking. Hannah, Tim and I met up for a few drinks before wandering down to the waterfront for the photo session. In my opinion, this is the ideal way to […]

engaged couple walking through Burlington Vermont

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Burlington Vermont Engagement Session | Andy Madea Photo


Topnotch Resort, Stowe Vermont Stowe, Vermont is overflowing with stunning wedding locations, but if you are looking for the perfect combination of luxury accommodations, delicious food and stunning views, look no further than Topnotch Resort.  This is the location that Monique and Joe decided on for their summer Vermont wedding.  After a year of patiently […]

bride and groom's first kiss, looking at outdoor wedding ceremony crowd at Topnotch Resort, Stowe Vermont

Vermont Weddings, Weddings

Topnotch Resort Wedding | Stowe VT | Monique & Joe


  Whiteface Hollow | Barn Wedding | New Hampshire Wedding Photographer | Kelsey & Kieran With all the unknowns of 2020, Kelsey and Kieran had to reschedule their wedding THREE times, yes you read that correctly.  In the end though, it couldn’t have worked out any better.  The wedding at Whiteface Hollow in Tamworth, New […]

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Whiteface Hollow | Barn Wedding | New Hampshire Wedding Photographer | Kelsey & Kieran


With their full sized celebration put on hold until 2021, Emily(Nalini) & Josh decided to have an intimate lakeside ceremony followed by an amazing outdoor dinner complete with bistro lights, rustic wooden table and chairs, and a New England classic main dish of Lobster. Nalini spent the morning with her maid of honor and mother […]

romantic outdoor wedding reception by vermont wedding photographer andy madea


Intimate Wedding| Lake Winnipesaukee | Vermont Wedding Photographer | Nalini & Josh


The most important part of a wedding day is that you and your partner are able to be your true selves.  Having the freedom to express who you really are and have a blast at this party(big or small) that you two have planned for.  I’ve found over the years that one of the largest […]

underwater portrait session, vermont wedding photography by andy madea

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Beach Engagement Session | Lake Champlain, Vermont


Sometimes life shakes up that proverbial snow globe without your permission. For Tara & Andrew that came in the form of COVID-19 forcing them to postpone their full wedding from 2020 to 2021.  When the initial talks of postponing first started, there was the obvious disappointment in needing to wait a whole year for the […]

mountain top elopement, Vermont Wedding Photographer Andy Madea


Mountain Elopement | Vermont Wedding Photographer | Tara & Andrew


Planning a wedding can feel like a full time job in an of itself. Toss a global pandemic into that equation and it might feel downright impossible to figure out.  The most important thing to keep in mind is that your wedding, regardless of where it is or how many people are there, is all […]

Intimate couple portraits in a vermont stream, trash the dress photoshoot by Vermont wedding photographer Andy Madea

Vermont Weddings, Weddings

How To Plan an Elopement or Intimate Ceremony | Making The Switch From A Large Wedding


Planning and or rescheduling a wedding during the Covid 19 pandemic can feel overwhelming. When it comes to planning, the information has been scattered and vague to say the least.  My goal with the below list is to try and compile the most up to date resources to help aid in your planning process. This […]

Coastal Maine Wedding ceremony with bespoke arbor, lace wedding dress and blue suit Vermont wedding photographer Andy Madea


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