Sarah Hoppes Photography is now Smitten Chickens!

Sarah Hoppes is Smitten Chickens

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Relaxation: Central Park in Springtime

Sarah Hoppes Photography

Sometimes the best thing you can do for your productivity is to just stop working for a bit.  Last week, Chris and I decided to go out and enjoy Central Park and the beautiful weather we’ve been having in NYC, … Continue reading

Evan and Rachel’s Album | Brooklyn Wedding Photographers

Sarah Hoppes Photography

Evan and Rachel had a beautiful wedding at the Green Building in Brooklyn last summer, and Chris and I were really excited to put together a sample album using some of their gorgeous photos. It’s a 10×10 Finao Playbook in “Crave,” which … Continue reading

Kristin and Mike’s Union Square Wedding Video | NYC Wedding Videographers

Kristin and Mike were married at the W hotel on Union Square, and Chris and I created their wedding video.

The W is a gorgeous event space, and Union Square offers some iconic views of New York City.  In addition to the beautiful location, Kristin and Mike are wonderful people who are very much in love. They had an elegant wedding that felt very personal, and all their guests seemed to have a fantastic time. Shooting their video was a pleasure, and we wish them years and years of happiness together!

Videographer: Sarah Hoppes

Editor: Christoper Rizzo

Stock music courtesy the New York Film Academy

Our Wedding Album | The Cobbler’s Children DO Have Shoes!

Photographers, myself included, can sometimes fall into the “cobbler’s children have no shoes” trap.  I take SO MANY photos, but I often don’t have photos of myself. I have hundreds upon hundreds of photos of Chris, but up until our engagement and … Continue reading

A Secret Elopement: Sneak Peek | NYC Elopement Photographer

City Hall Wedding NYC Sarah Hoppes

Elopement photography is such a fun job.  Tiny weddings and elopements are so romantic, and they have a special place in my heart.  While I love all kinds of weddings, I’m drawn to the simplicity of an elopement. Two people … Continue reading

Cloisters Proposal | NYC Engagement Photographer

Sarah Hoppes Photography

Bobby proposed to April on a beautiful Spring day at the Cloisters, and April was totally surprised! He had contacted me that week with pictures of the two of them and a general idea of when/where they would be in … Continue reading

Tim and Tina’s Wedding Album | Ohio Wedding Photographer

Sarah Hoppes Wedding Album

Tim and Tina had a beautiful wedding in Columbus, Ohio last fall.  When Tina’s mom Martha approached me about making the two of them an album as a gift, I was really excited to make them something they’d love.  I … Continue reading

Debbie Does Deathmetal Zombie Girl Band | Indie Horror Comic Book Cosplay

Dark Ink Pictures Zombie Photo

Debbie Does Deathmetal is a fictional band in the universe of one of our Dark Ink Pictures comic books, Cursed Mountain.  They are a punk/thrash metal zombie girl band, and they show up in the sequel to Cursed Mountain in a big way. … Continue reading

Cloisters Proposal Sneak Peek | NYC Proposal and Engagement Photographer

NYC Proposal Photographer Sarah Hoppes

I’m really excited to share photos of Bobby and April’s engagement at the Cloisters!  Bobby hired me to secretly photograph the moment he proposed, and he couldn’t have picked a better date or location to ask April to be his … Continue reading