Working with Will’s mom, Marcie, we decided to stage the ceremony at their local temple a few days before the Bar Mitzvah since photography wouldn’t be permitted during the actual event. This worked very nicely since Will would be doing his rehearsal at the temple on the same day. This gave us a great opportunity […]

Posted by William Petruzzo on Aug 07, 2012
Categorized as Bar Mitzvah, Event, Photography

Samantha & Britt were married at the Adelphi Mill in October of 2011. They are, quite possibly the quintessential DIY couple, designing and scouring out virtually every detail from the rose petals to the place settings. The couple saved the biggest parts of their wedding budget for the things that were really going to last: […]

Posted by William Petruzzo on Apr 18, 2012
Categorized as Photography, Weddings

I had the pleasure of photographing Auntea & Afuw’s wedding at the Newton White Mansion in Mitchellville Maryland. The wedding was charged with authentic family camaraderie and great traditions, from the Jumping of the Broom to the Second Line out the door. Set against the backdrop of the Newton-White Mansion, it’s almost like the wedding […]

Antonio & Tracey were a pleasure to work with. Their entire wedding took place at the Marriot hotel and conference center in Rockville, MD. While I’m not always a huge fan of hotel weddings, this one was truly an exception. The hotel lobby and various hallway corridors provided excellent settings for our formal portraits and […]

Posted by William Petruzzo on Mar 15, 2010
Categorized as Weddings

Medhat & Hagir had one of the more interesting weddings that I’ve had the privilege of photographing. It spanned two days! Day One Day one was much more akin to what Americans are used to, but not without a heavy infusion of cultural creativity. There was no ‘ceremony’ so to speak. Rather, Hagir and Medhat […]

Posted by William Petruzzo on Jan 11, 2010
Categorized as Weddings