Alaina & Alex | Weirton WV Weddings | 2017

I’ve known Alaina since she was a little girl. She’s now a beautiful young woman who married her soul mate. Alex is perfect and together they are magic! Their wedding took place at Sacred Heart of Mary (Weirton, WV) on a crisp, yet beautifully sunlit day on March 11th. After the ceremony, their elegant reception took place at the St. Florian Hall in Wintersville, OH. Catering by Piergallini’s, Flowers by Fern Landesberg-Myers, music and entertainment by the fabulous Jonathan Mihellis of Finest Events.
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The Bling

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Keeping the Grandparents Close

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Getting Ready

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Almost Time!

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All Smiles

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Alaina and Her Mom

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Alaina’s Mom Gives Her Away

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Vows

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He Only Has Eyes for Her

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The Homily

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Fr. Dennis making our couple laugh

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The Exchange of Rings

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Lighting of the Unity Candle

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Lighting of the Unity Candle

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Flowers for the Blessed Mother

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You May Kiss the Bride

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Alaina and Alex’s dog Niko

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The beautiful parish of Sacred Heart of Mary

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Alaina and Alex

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Alaina and Alex

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Alaina and Alex

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Beautiful Alaina

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Alex

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Wedding Cake

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Alaina and Alex cut their cake

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Cutting their cake at the beautiful St. Florian Hall

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Sharing Cake

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Alaina and Alex – First Dance

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Happy Together

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Happy Tears

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Alex and his mom

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Limoncello Shots

I.B.E.W. Annual Awards Banquet | St. Florian Hall, Wintersville OH

Once again the I.B.E.W. Annual Awards Banquet and Christmas party was a wonderful event in a beautiful Venue! The St. Florian Hall in Wintersville, OH is a spectacular venue not just for reunions and parties, but wedding receptions as well. Click here to see the photos from this year’s event! To order photos, click here or send us an e-mail at: tamara@tamarascamera.com or call (304)670-7194. St. Florian Wintersville

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Tessa & Carl | Williams Country Club | Weirton, WV

The moment I sat down with Carl and Tessa I knew their wedding day was going to be spectacular. Elegant. We had the opportunity to shoot in a church we had never been in before (which is rare) and what a gem! St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Steubenville, OH is absolutely gorgeous. The wedding was followed by a spectacular reception held at Williams Country Club in Weirton, WV. Despite a little bit of rain, the day was perfect. Carl is all about surprises – and the big one of the day was a horse drawn carriage provided by Carriage Limousine Service.
We were so honored that Carl and Tessa chose us to document their big day!
St. Paul

Getting Ready

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First Dance

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Gwen & Alex | Weirton, WV | Weddings

Gwen and Alex have a true love story. Mature couples have a very special way about them and the love that surrounds them is contagious! I will always remember their Anniversary as they got married on my “adoption” birthday. Alex is a retired fire-fighter and wore his dress uniform for the wedding. Quite dapper! The ceremony was at the Kings Creek Chapel and the reception at the Chapel’s hall.
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Happy in Love

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Jubilation

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Here Comes the Groom

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The Newlyweds

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Guests Wait with the Birdseed

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Bridge of Love

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Destination Weddings | Key West, FL

This time of year always puts me in the mood to head south! Celebrating the 1 year anniversary (soon) of two very special people who tied the knot in one of our favorite places! Last year we shot the destination wedding of our lifelong babysitter/house-sitter and good friend – and to double the pleasure, she and her fiance chose to marry in our favorite city; Key West! Nothing short of magical, Alexis and Frank had the perfect day followed by an amazing sunset. Looking for somewhere special to marry your sweetheart? We specialize in destination weddings and can help you plan all things wedding combined with travel. In honor of Alexis and Frank’s 1st Wedding Anniversary (coming up on April 4th), enjoy some wonderful Key West eye-candy…AND, HAPPY ANNIVERSARY ALEXIS AND FRANK!! View full post »

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