Kristin’s Portrait Session | Brooklyn |NYC Blogger Headshot Photographers

Kristin booked us for a portrait mini session in Brooklyn, and we managed to shoot outside on a  January day that wasn’t bitterly cold. She needed a few headshots to use on her blog, and she wanted to look professional, … Continue reading

Tim And Tina Married! | The Bluestone | Ohio | Destination Wedding Photographer

Tim and Tina had a beautiful wedding in Columbus, Ohio. Their venue was the Bluestone, a huge church converted a concert and event space.  It had the architectural details of a church (archways and stained glass windows galore!), but with a bit … Continue reading

Shooting for the Grandkids | Justin and Mary’s What’s Next Tour

Justin and Mary, a husband and wife photography team based  in Connecticut, have run countless business and photography workshops across the country.  This year, they launched What’s Next, a ten-city tour, with the two of them speaking for a full … Continue reading

Coworking at the Brooklyn Brainery

I’ve found that January to March can be real motivation drains. One way I’ve found to fight back is the seek out like-minded creatives and make a point to  spend time with them. For those looking for continual learning, The Brooklyn Brainery … Continue reading

Introducing Chris! | NYC Wedding Photographers: A Husband and Wife Team

In the last year, this business has undergone a major transformation.  Sarah Hoppes Photography is no longer made up of just me, Sarah Hoppes.  It’s turned into a partnership, with the help of my incredibly talented husband, Chris Rizzo.  Chris is … Continue reading

2013: Goals for the New Year | New York City Wedding Photographer

I don’t know that I believe in New Year’s Resolutions.  I tend to be a perfectionist to a fault at times, and resolutions seem like a real trap for those of us who can fall prey to “all or nothing” … Continue reading