Hi!  I'm Katie - photographer and owner of Creative Image Weddings & Portraits. Home base is Wilmington, Delaware - but we're open to traveling anywhere you might need us!  If you are looking for a wedding or portrait photographer, visiting this blog is a great way to get to know our work and personality.  I'm so glad you are here!  Comment and let me know what catches your eye!

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Hi! I'm Katie - photographer and owner of Creative Image Weddings & Portraits.  Home base is Wilmington, Delaware - but we're open to traveling anywhere you might need us!  If you are looking for a 

Engagement Session – Brandywine Park

This time of year is so much fun for an engagement session in Delaware. Little green leaves are starting to come out on the trees. The cherry blossoms are everywhere. My favorite blossoming tree is the Kwanzan Cherry. They were actually the inspiration for my logo! A couple of weeks ago we had some really […]

April 20, 2022

engagement session with tulips in photo

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Why an Engagement Session is Important

I hear it often – “mmm we don’t really think we need an engagement session.” It’s an area where I often make a case for why something is more important than couples realize. Part of my job as a professional photographer is to share information and allow clients to make the best decision for their […]

April 6, 2022

an engagement session at Brandywine Park

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A Snowy Engagement Session

As I type this, it’s sunny and about 60 degrees outside (with a high of 74 today)! Six days ago when I met Courtne and Jon at Longwood Gardens, it was clear that they were going to have a gorgeous snowy engagement session! That’s March in Delaware, right? You just don’t know what you’ll get […]

March 18, 2022

snowy engagement session

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Worsell Manor Wedding Prep

Over the weekend I enjoyed some freezing but fun time with BJ and Britney in preparation for their Worsell Manor Wedding. I don’t always get to do an engagement session at the actual wedding venue site – it was nice to get to know them, take some great photos, AND plan for their wedding as […]

January 18, 2022

Worsell Manor

Engagements, Weddings

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A Summer Engagement Session

Middletown, Delaware You know that song, ‘Summertime’ (and the Livin’ is Easy)? These hot August days bring that song to mind. I can just hear Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong’s voices belting out the lyrics. When I look at the images from Katie and Mike’s session, I’m also reminded of this song. There are greens […]

August 10, 2021

summer engagement session

Delaware Photographer, Engagements

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A Marian Coffin Engagement Session

If you follow me on Instagram or follow my blog, you know that I love sessions at the Marian Coffin Gardens! I was particularly excited for Derek and Keshia’s Marian Coffin engagement session – and who can blame me?! These two are amazing and came ready for the runway! This location has so much to […]

June 3, 2021

Marian Coffin Engagement

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A Sayen Gardens Engagement Session

It’s always exciting when you get to explore new places. This Sayen Gardens engagement session on Friday was so much fun and the perfect location for Aaron and Alexandra. I had no idea that these gardens existed – Sayen is definitely a hidden gem in Hamilton, New Jersey. It wasn’t overly crowded for an early […]

May 19, 2021

Sayen Gardens engagement session

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A Spring Engagement Session

Wilmington Delaware A Spring engagement session is such a great idea. By this time in Delaware, everything is budding and if you time it just right, you can get some really beautiful cherry blossoms in your background. There is a perfect line of cherry trees on the edge of Brandywine Park by the Todd World […]

April 29, 2021

Spring engagement session

Delaware Photographer, Engagements

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Milburn Orchards Engagement Session

Fall in the Apple Orchards – Yes, Please! Apple picking is quintessentially Fall, so a Milburn Orchards engagement session was perfect for Jordan & Pranita. Their location of choice was very intentionally selected – I’ll tell you why in a bit! Pranita chose two outfits for their session – a beautiful Indian dress, and a […]

November 23, 2020

Milburn Orchards Engagement Session

Engagements

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A Brandywine Park Engagement Session

Whew! If you know me or any other professional photographer well, you know that the Fall is BUSY season! So many sessions and so little time for blogging them all. I had the pleasure of capturing a Brandywine Park engagement session during the last weekend of October. I really want to get at least a […]

November 10, 2020

Brandywine Park in the Fall

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