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

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 […]

The Zebals are a get-to-the-point couple. They weren’t interested in a lot of the traditional wedding *stuff*. There was no bouquet toss, no garter, there was barely even dancing. But that’s the way they liked it and everyone had a great time—including myself. It’s proof that you don’t need all the traditions create a fun, […]

Posted by William Petruzzo on Nov 02, 2009
Categorized as Weddings