“I cannot recommend Stephanie Rita Photography enough! Her work is beyond amazing. Every single picture that she took of our wedding and engagement we love. She uses natural light to make every photo into one that you want to put in frame (even the ones that we made accidental weird faces in). Not only is her work beautiful, she is a pleasure to work with. We planned our wedding in a short period of time, and Stephanie was flexible, responsive, and very calming. Plus, she is affordable! We will definitely be using Stephanie again, and again, and again!!”
– Stephanie & Dave, November 18th, 2014
“Stephanie is not one of those photographers that is always in your face. She is right where she needs to be at the right time, and captures the mood, emotion, and realness that is your special day. She is also always there if you need her for anything. She feels like another guest!I loved working with her.”
– Ashley & Todd, August 2014
“I can’t imagine my wedding day with anyone other than Stephanie. She was so easy to work with and went out of her way to make sure our wedding experience was all that we wanted it to be. She made sure our time with her was personal and memorable. She put in more time and effort than I ever could have asked for. She was extremely flexible, creative, and outgoing. When we received the photographs from our special day, it solidified the fact for my husband and I that we made the best decision hiring Stephanie.The photographs will be something we show our grandchildren years from now and I have no doubt we will still be in love with them then. I would 100% recommend Stephanie to anyone.”
– Storie & Jason, April 19th, 2014
“Working with Stephanie was a breeze. She has an innate ability to capture objects within a dream of their surroundings -which is what weddings really look like. She has a great ability to capture people in their best light. I love that on our rocky/grassy/watery/woodsy terrain she kicked off her shoes and skipped around getting every shot she could. It took her only moments to get her compositions right, and she didn’t waste time on it, understanding that our priorities were torn between good photographic representation and being in the moment. She was able to take her photography unobtrusively into the moment with us, with truly captivating results. I will use Stephanie again, even if I have to make up an occasion!”
-Robin & Ben // September 11, 2010
“For my wedding, as far as pictures go, I wanted something non-traditional. Before I even thought about who would be my photographer for my wedding, I knew that Stephanie was very talented at what she does. Later on when the planning actually began for the wedding, we knew we definitely wanted Stephanie to be our photographer because of her artsy perspective and her different and unique style. Not only is Stephanie an amazing technical photographer, she was super fun to be around during the rehearsal dinner and wedding day. As a bride I felt one million percent relaxed because I knew she would do a wonderful job and she understood what I was looking for in my wedding pictures. Stephanie caught all of the moments I wanted to capture and have forever. She also did not bombard us or anyone at all like some photographers might. She seems to discreetly take pictures, however Stephanie captured all of the special moments and more. I loved every single thing that Stephanie did for our wedding and we also appreciate everything so very much. The pictures came out absolutely beautiful! Thank you so much, Stephanie!”
-Katelyn & Tyler // May 21, 2011
“Stephanie, I so appreciated how you were not at all obtrusive during the ceremony. You were pretty much invisible during the ceremony and I really loved that. Thank you!” -Crystal, Mother of the Bride // June 9th 2012
“Steph, these are so gorgeous – thank you so much for being SO talented and doing such an important job on our big day!”
-Stephanie & Brad // June 9th 2012
I had a very short engagement period, so I was in need of a photographer quickly! Stephanie was quick to respond to my initial contact and was flexible regarding the timing and location of my wedding. She was attentive to my requests regarding the big day and was a joy to work with. I had plenty of stress on my plate the weekend of the wedding, but Stephanie provided support & encouragement. (She even grabbed a glue gun and helped me fix my shoes the morning of the wedding!). Beyond that, we were pleased with how quickly she got us our edited photos and were grateful that she was considerate when we had questions. She went out of her way to make sure we had what we requested. I would highly recommend her as a photographer!
Bethany + John // September 15, 2012
Stephanie combines a true talent for photography with a very engaging, warm personality. My wife and I hired her to photograph us with our young son on an autumn afternoon at a pumpkin farm. We wanted some nice autumnal photos of our family. She put us at ease from the very beginning and made the experience as natural and comfortable as possible. We never felt like we were bossed around, and every shot felt real and not posed. The results were fantastic. Beautiful, candid photographs that I am always happy to show off to my friends and family. Stephanie does amazing work and I would recommend her to ANYONE looking to hire her for family photographs.
Chris, Liza & Noah Ingalls // Fall 2012
Stephanie was absolutely amazing to work with. She was professional and super fun! She made myself and my entire wedding party feel comfortable with the pictures she was taking. She really captured the perfect moments between my Husband and I, including the moments we did not get to see – which was really important. When I look back at my pictures I have no doubt that I picked the absolutely best photographer.
-Michelle & Jon // October 21, 2012
Stephanie did a wonderful job with the photos, especially since the time allotted for photos ended up getting cut very short. She did a fantastic job with a small amount of time. She was responsive to my requests. She did an excellent job with capturing candid moments… I felt like she did captured all the important moments so well that I didn’t even miss having a videographer… She also was fast in turn around time — I got the photos just one month after our wedding!
– Sarah + Paul // February 2nd, 2013
Stephanie has a great eye for content and style of the photographs. She stays in the background and never intrudes yet also seemed to not miss a single event going on. She is clever, imaginative and innovative in both the staged photos and in capturing the real time events. We could simply have not been more pleased with the taking of the photos and the finished product.
– Michal-Rose + Larry // August 4th, 2013
We continue to be amazed and in awe of the quality of your work. The photos were so true to how the day unfolded. You so carefully captured the essence of our closest family + friends! These are the kind of photos we will look at and treasure for years and years to come!
Kim + Thor // August 25th, 2013
“I found Stephanie through a friend at work, and am so happy we decided to work with her. Since we had a very small intimate ceremony with immediate family only, we were not looking for your standard wedding package. Stephanie was willing to work with us anyway! On the day, she was super relaxed and easy-going, and all of our guests were impressed with her personality and demeanor. We just received the photos a couple of days ago, and they are absolutely beautiful. Stephanie has a great eye for detail and was very creative in choosing backgrounds, which made for a great mix of fun, candid, and sentimental shots. We are beyond pleased!”
Jackie + Mickey // April 12th, 2014