Mekina excels at drinking coffee in the morning + champagne at night, wearing blue, busting a move on the dance floor... and oh, capturing genuine moments for fun couples in love. Based in the greater NYC area Mekina loves traveling home to TX + NC and around the world whenever she gets a chance.

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Remember a couple days a go when it snowed? Not like the big snow, but the little one where it almost felt as if it was a snow warning… more to come? Well for Nicolette and Zach that little snow was a dream come true! The moment Zach proposed, Nicolette was dreaming of having her […]

Mimi + Hunter were married in Montego Bay, Jamaica at the Iberostar Rose Hall Resort. It was a beautiful December day with clear skies and warm weather, imagine that. Once their closest friends and family arrived they got to work soaking up the sun and enjoying the sandy beaches and infinity pools. Mimi and Hunter kept it intimate, inviting […]

Katie + Alex’s wedding day was something of a fairytale. The Madison Hotel in Morristown, New Jersey was the perfect place for these two to tie the knot. After sharing a loving first look they walked hand in hand through the tree-lined sidewalks and fields full of orange and burgundy leaves. They calmed one another while at the same time Katie […]

Amanda + Dave are the kind of people you just want to hang out with. They’re fun and sweet and oh so inviting. Quite honestly I feel like I could just chill with Amanda watching Netflix, beer in hand and pizza. It’s just fun and easy and totally my kind of person. Okay now to […]

When Brandon first saw Lizzy from across the pool in their apartment complex he was immediately drawn to her. She has a smile that lights up a room and it lit up his life that day. They were just neighbors but Brandon decided he had to figure out how to ask her out. I guess there […]

What a year it’s been! I’m so excited to share the engagement sessions from 2016! From Texas to North Carolina and Connecticut to NYC, oh and of course New Jersey! I am overwhelmed with joy at the opportunity to capture these love stories and today even more excited to share them! Grab that tasty cup of […]

Marissa + Matt invited me to their special place in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. The place where they had all those serious relationship talks and where they dreamed of a future together. It’s their happy place, and a place that filled them with joyful past memories. Matt and Marissa have infectious smiles. You look at them and […]

Amanda and Ryan glowed with excitement at their first sight of one another at Notre Dame Mount Carmel Church. They were giddy and filled with so much joy as they took their first steps as husband and wife! After a few portraits at the Friends of the Freliinghuysen Arboretum they headed to their reception at The Mansion at Mountain […]

Elizabeth + Sean invited me into their Montclair home on Monday to capture their everyday lives. Most days consist of sipping wine on their front porch as they chat about their day, or cuddling up on the couch while they make fun of their sweet cat. But my favorite thing they do on a regular […]

Alyssa + Granger were married at Calvary Episcopal Church, which is where Granger attended church since he was a young boy. Alyssa and Granger danced the night away, while hugging on all their friends and family at Baltusrol Golf Club. Their wedding was filled with joy, twirls and the best kind of memories to last a lifetime! […]

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