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We had the pleasure of going to Paris last September and decided to do an engagement shoot giveaway through Instagram prior to us arriving. We got to shoot Poppy and Clement, and were enamored by their kindness and down to earth personalities. We shot this completely in black and white film using the Contax 645 […]

Engagements and Couples, Paris Engagement

March 12, 2020

Paris Engagement Shoot: Poppy+Clement

paris engagement couple

We met Mollie and Aaron for their engagement shoot during our last trip to the big city. New York City this time of year is absolutely stunning. We took full advantage of the details, and light that beautifully hit the dome. We got to capture the fall colors, and weather which we seldom get to […]

Engagements and Couples, New York Engagement

January 31, 2020

New York Public Library Engagement Shoot |Mollie + Aaron

New York Public Library Engagement shoot by The Cardonas

Mariana and Marco share the sweetest chemistry. They’re a young couple who radiate love, hope, and joy. It was so easy to photograph them because they are simply so in love. For this shoot, we were inspired by The Notebook, specifically that scene where Noah and Allie rekindle their love on a canoe. Ahh sigh! […]

Engagements and Couples

August 30, 2018

The Notebook Inspired Engagement Session

These people and these images are everything! They are a true testament of the beautiful hearts and love Chardelyne and Josue have for one another. This elegant Vizcaya session will rank as one of our favorites for quite some time. When we met Chardelyne and Josue, we connected immediately. They are creatives; both of them […]

Engagements and Couples

August 9, 2018

Chardelyne and Josue’s Elegant Vizcaya Engagement Session

So you want truly beautiful engagement photos that stand out from the crowd? Then here are a few things you need to consider when planning your engagement session:  Location:  Think of a location that holds a special meaning to you and your partner. It can be where you met, your first date, or a place […]

Engagements and Couples

July 10, 2018

How To Plan the Perfect Engagement Session!

When Carlos reached out to us with the news of the proposal, we flipped out. We felt so honored he would want us there to capture it all. He and Natalia have been dating for a few years. They live together in Boston, Massachussetts. They make such a cute couple! Carlos planned for them to […]

Engagements and Couples

July 6, 2018

Carlos and Natalia’s Vizcaya Proposal

One of the most valuable lessons we’ve learned in the past year is the importance of community. We’ve noticed that we can learn more and grow much more quickly when we’re open to learning from others. Last year we joined an online photography group where we’ve been able to learn from so many different photographers […]

Engagements and Couples

April 17, 2018

The Pasternack Family in Isla Morada, Florida

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” – Saint Augustine I got the opportunity to travel to Asia. SAY WHAT?! YES! The entire time I was there, I was pinching myself just to make sure it was real. From the minute I arrived to Hong Kong, I was […]

Engagements and Couples

April 9, 2018

My visit to China

Stephanie + Danny are those kinds of couples you feel lucky to meet. They are so in love it’s inspiring + they’re genuinely a pleasure to be around. We love happy people. Give us all the happy couples please! But seriously! Their love story is also touching. They have gone through a lot together. Stephanie […]

Engagements and Couples

December 4, 2017

Stephanie + Danny

We’ve known Aimet + Nelson for a long time now. I used to pick Nelson up in my mini-cooper which, by the way, was able to fit my whole youth group. We’d drive around with our group of friends, hang out in my house, eat, and laugh a lot. We met at my Dad’s church […]

Engagements and Couples

September 27, 2017

Beach Anniversary Session