Golden Light and Golden Doodle

We recently got the chance to create some magic of our own at one of Connecticut’s all-time favorite State Parks, (Eolia Mansion at Harkness Park).  Not only was the light at this sunset shoot magical and “Golden”, but Kate & Chris’ Golden-Doodle was just as perfect as the rest of their engagement session.     […]

Alyssa and Matt take over Manhattan | Engagement Session

Ah… the beauty that is New York.  From the skyscrapers to the subways.  I love so many parts about photographing an engagement session in Manhattan.  Grand Central Station is perhaps the most iconic location in my opinion.  When I see this building, I immediately see a vintage photograph, perhaps of a bygone era.   Can […]

Like no place else |Engagement in Nantucket

Jena and Kevin planned their engagement session in Nantucket, MA.   It worked out perfectly for us, as we were already RVing in Cape Cod during the week they wanted to shoot. The “official” 2015 Cape Cod family portrait. #the_bragas #gorving #evergreenrv #getoutandcamp #camptt #100daysofcamping A photo posted by Jerome Braga (@jeromebraga) on Jun 16, […]

Greek God of the Winds | Eolia Mansion Engagement

The mansion at Harkness Memorial Park is named Eolia Mansion.  Eolia’ is actually named for the island home of the Greek god of winds.  Perhaps when the Harkness’ bought the property and planned to build, it might have been really windy there in Waterford. Diana and Brian were looking for a diverse landscape to have […]

The Only Way to Fly | Block Island Engagement

Engagement Pictures on Block Island

I had no idea.  All the times I’ve been to Block Island for engagement or wedding photos; I’ve travelled via the ferry.  The long… slow… ferry…  Don’t get me wrong, it is a perfectly good way to get there, but now that I’ve flown there… things will forever be different. Wow. The ONLY way to […]