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Olivia and Greg’s Swan Harbor Farm engagement session was a crisp one, to be sure! They were an absolute blast to hang out with, and they even brought their little French bulldog – what a cutie! We started off the engagement session at Swan Harbor’s beautiful fountain area with a couple of shots of them with […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

March 29, 2022

Engagement photos at swan harbor farm with french bulldog

What inspired your wedding décor? Did you have a theme in mind? Will there be any DIY involved? Our decor is 1920/ inspired with a few personal touches. We have cutouts of our dogs since they can’t be there with us. We did DIY the place card holders- they are toy dinosaurs painted gold, because […]

January 30, 2022

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Liz and Rick’s engagement session in downtown Annapolis was so much fun! For starters, it’s probably been about five or six years since I’ve been downtown Annapolis, possibly even more than that. This historic town is absolutely ripe with possibilities! To top it off, Liz and Rick brought a couple of their closest friends to […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

October 7, 2021

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IT’S ABOUT TIME!! After getting married in their backyard in the middle of a pandemic, Mary and Adam were finally able to celebrate their marriage with their friends and family. And what a celebration it was! The weather was absolutely fantastic, and everyone looks spectacular. There were sunflowers everywhere you looked, and the gentleman were […]

September 25, 2021

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Baltimore Maryland Weddings

I recently had the opportunity to be a second photographer at an absolutely gorgeous wedding at the Baltimore Museum of Art. The decor was absolutely fantastic-I was like a kid in a candy shop! I had visited the exterior one time before with couple of mine, but never had the opportunity to come and see […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

September 5, 2021

Art Museum Wedding Decor

I had the opportunity to be a second photographer at the beautiful Celebrations at the Bay in Pasadena, MD. I always enjoy being able to tap into my creative side without all the pressure of the wedding day. While I may not be able to show many of the people at the wedding, here are […]

August 28, 2021

Celebrations at the Bay Venue

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Evie and Adam were married at the BEAUTIFUL Elkridge Furnace Inn just outside of Baltimore, Maryland. While it sprinkled a bit, nothing could hold these two back! They opted to use the indoor option at the EFI, but we were still able to head outside for some awesome portraits. In Adam’s words, here is a […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

August 22, 2021

Sunflower Themed Wedding | Elkridge Furnace Inn | portrait

Jamie and Matt’s wedding at Mansion at Valley Country Club was absolutely beautiful. Their wedding had a rustic/woody look, which fit in perfectly with their historic venue. As pretty as this wedding was, it was exceedingly filled with emotion! Check out a few images from their wedding day. Photography: Tyler Rieth Photography Venue: The Mansion […]

July 17, 2021

Wedding First Dance

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

I had so much fun with Jamie and Matt! You couldn’t ask for a sweeter couple – they are such a pleasure to work with! I can’t wait for their wedding later this year. We met at the Historic Grist Mill in Havre de Grace, MD, and had an amazing time. I love how these […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

May 1, 2021

Jenn and Zach were married at St. Ignatius Church in Baltimore, MD. What can I say, these two are a GORGEOUS couple! While their big shindig is in 2022, a little surprise pushed the date of the ceremony forward by a year. Surrounded by their closest friends and family, their wedding ceremony was absolutely beautiful. […]

April 23, 2021

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

What an absolutely beautiful dayfor a Garden House Wedding! Kathryn and Sean’s Wedding at the Elkridge Furnace Inn was drop-dead gorgeous. This was the first time I had been across the street over at their Garden House. We ended the day over at the Guinness Brewery in Baltimore. Check out the images below! Venue: The […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

December 12, 2020

Colleen and Rodney were Married at the Elkridge Furnace Inn. How long have you guys actually known each other, and how did you meet? December 1st, 2018 was our first date. We met on Bumble, November 15th, 2018. So talked for a few weeks before meeting in person. December 1st was our first date. We […]

December 9, 2020

Bridal Portraits | Old Town Ellicott City

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Jerusalem Mill Engagement Photos in Kingsville, Maryland We decided on Jerusalem Mill for Emily and Jonathan’s engagement photos. This was the very first time I met these two, and we hit it off immediately. Once again, this proved to be a spectacular location! Every place you go, there is a different nook or cranny just […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

October 7, 2020

Engagement Photos at Jerusalem Mill in Baltimore, Maryland

Joe and Mimi’s Beautiful Outdoor Wedding was held at the Elkridge Furnace Inn in Elkridge, Maryland. After much thought and discussion of possibly putting off their wedding due to Covid, they ended up having their ceremony out on the patio, and reception out on the front lawn. What a BEAUTIFUL day it turned out to […]

September 20, 2020

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Sunflower Garden Engagement Photos in Westminster, Maryland I had such a blast with Keri and Connor during their engagement photo session! I had never been to The Sunflower Garden in Westminster, MD for engagement photos before. This place is absolutely gorgeous! The fields were in full bloom, and there were a TON of other elements […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

September 20, 2020

sunflower engagement photos

7 Outfit Tips For Your Engagement Session Congratulations – you’ve booked your photographer, and are now looking forward to your engagement photos!! Over the years, I’ve had SO many people ask me what they should wear, so I’ve put together a couple of ideas here. Here are 7 outfit tips or your engagement session so […]

August 16, 2020

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Why You Should Have An Engagement Session   Engagement Sessions. Engagement Shoots. E-Portraits. Doesn’t matter what you call them, this time with your photographer is IMPORTANT!! So often I hear that people had a close friend with a nice camera take their e-photos so they “won’t need an engagement session.” Yes, this is a PERFECT […]

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July 21, 2020

Engagement Photos in Baltimore Maryland

5 Questions you should ask EVERY Photographer   Your wedding day is by far one of the biggest milestones of your entire life.  You are creating memories that will last for the rest of your life. Whenever I sit across the table from an AWESOME couple, I am brought back to when my wife and […]

July 1, 2020

Pond View Farm Wedding | Baltimore Wedding Photographer

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Swan Harbor Farm Engagement Photos Driving out to take Colleen and Rodney’s Swan Harbor Farm Engagement photos, I was on pins and needles wondering if the weather was going to hold out. You could hear the rumbling of thunder in the background, and once or twice there was just a hint of rainfall, but regardless, […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

July 1, 2020

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Concord Point Engagement Photos I am so excited to get back to photography, now that Maryland is starting to open back up! Paige and Wai were the first couple I have been able to work with since the shutdown, and I couldn’t think of a better place than Concord Point for their engagement photos! Paige […]

June 16, 2020

Concord Point Engagement Session | Baltimore Wedding Photographer

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

“I wish I had better getting ready photos at my house.” I was talking to a buddy of mine this afternoon about their awesome experience with their wedding photographer, and they mentioned something I asked if I could pass on: “My wedding photos were amazing, and both photographers were awesome. I just wish I had […]

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May 10, 2020

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3 Maid of Honor Duties I Don’t See Happen Often Enough   We all know being asked to be the Maid of Honor is a HUGE deal and a ton of responsibility. The Maid of Honor duties that are so often overlooked are a reflection of who the bride chose as her “MOH”. She chose […]

May 9, 2020

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5 Tips for a Stress-Free Wedding Day From Someone Who’s Seen it All Wedding days can be STRESSFUL!! You have planned and planned for MONTHS for this one day. Making sure it goes absolutely PERFECTLY is the dream of every couple. If you can, hire a day-of coordinator. This one job can alleviate SO much […]

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May 7, 2020

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Antrim 1844 If you are looking for the perfect venue for your storybook wedding, the Antrim 1844 is your best option in one of the biggest cities in Maryland. With breathtaking outdoor backdrops and beautifully crafted indoor spaces, the Antrim 1844 has an amazing atmosphere that is perfect for a summer wedding. This gorgeous wedding […]

April 9, 2020

Baltimore Wedding Ceremony

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

The Elkridge Furnace Inn Located in Howard County, Maryland you will find an absolutely picturesque wedding venue. With over twelve acres of green land, centered with a pergola, growing trees, and passionate life on state park property, it boasts a world of adventure to be had. During the wedding day, your guests will enjoy unique […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

April 8, 2020

Best Wedding Venues in Baltimore Maryland | Elkridge Furnace Inn

Looking for a Wedding Venue in Anne Arundel County? These are just a couple the best wedding venues in Anne Arundel County. This particular list will continue to grow, but in the meantime, definitely check out my list of the best wedding venues in Maryland. Celebrations at the Bay Celebrations at the Bay is a […]

April 7, 2020

Outdoor Wedding in Baltimore

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Looking for a Wedding Venue in Harford County? These are just a couple of my favorite wedding venues in Harford County. This particular list will continue to grow, but in the meantime, definitely check out my list of the best wedding venues in Maryland. Swan Harbor Farm Nestled on the banks of Chesapeake Bay, Swan […]

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April 6, 2020

Swan Harbor Farm | wedding venues

Looking for a Wedding Venue in Maryland? One of the biggest choices in planning a wedding is the venue. Sorting through all of the possible wedding venues in Maryland can trigger information overload. I’ve spoken with so many couples who are totally overwhelmed with finding a place for their big day. All the planning, research, […]

April 5, 2020

The Best Wedding Venues in Maryland

Wedding Planning Resources

Looking for a Wedding Venue in Baltimore, Maryland? One of the biggest choices in planning a wedding is the venue. Sorting through all of the possible wedding venues in Baltimore, Maryland can trigger information overload. I’ve spoken with so many couples who are totally overwhelmed with finding a place for their big day. All the […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings, Wedding Planning Resources

April 1, 2020

The Best Wedding Venues in Maryland

Amanda and Ricky’s Warm Winter Wedding I absolutely LOVE the EFI! This sweet little spot just outside of Baltimore, Maryland is such a BEAUTIFUL location. But I get ahead of myself. This warm winter wedding started off at Amanda’s house for the bridal prep, and you could not have asked for a more laid back […]

February 26, 2020

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Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Today’s the day of the show! Now what to do AT the show!! You’ve planned and prepped, you have your notebook and address labels, and are on your way to the wedding expo with a few of your favorite people. Get ready for crowds, noise, great food samples, and all the cake, cupcakes and dessert […]

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January 22, 2020

OK, so you have everything packed and ready to go… now what do you do BEFORE you go to a bridal show? Wedding expos can be long! Having a game plan can set you up for a successful day.If you haven’t already, take a minute and head over to my previous post, “What to Bring” and […]

January 21, 2020

Wedding Planning Resources

Congratulations! You’re planning your wedding!!! Now what to bring to a bridal show? We are smack dab in the middle of bridal show season, and if you are engaged and haven’t attended a show yet, you really should head over and check some out! A Wedding Expo (also called a Bridal Show, Bridal Expo, etc) is […]

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January 20, 2020

Relaxed outdoor wedding in Westminster | Greg and Jenny’s Wedding I absolutely love these two! Greg and Jenny are such a fun-loving couple that were up for ANYTHING!! Their wedding at the Royer House in Westminster, MD was absolutely gorgeous! The overcast weather for the day made for some amazing lighting for photos all day. […]

September 16, 2019

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

I am so excited to shoot Marilyn and Tim’s wedding in just a short few months! This awesome couple was so much fun to work with! I love being able to work with people who, even though they may be self-proclaimed “cardboard cutouts” (Tim’s words, not mine) in regards to having their photos taken, still […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

September 6, 2019

This Pond View Farm wedding was absolutely spectacular! To be honest, I’ve always had a special place in my heart for Pond View Farm weddings. It is an amazing place to have a wedding. There are SO many places to go, and that willow tree is just breathtaking! Add in an amazing couple that is […]

August 12, 2019

Pond View Farm Wedding | Baltimore Wedding Photographer

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Engagement photo sessions at Concord Point in Havre de Grace are always a good time. There is just something about being by the water that is so calming. Not that these two needed it! Amanda and Ricky are so laid back and easy-going, it was so easy to work with them, even on a hot […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

July 23, 2019

What an elegant affair! Adela and James were looking absolutely spectacular for their wedding day, and you couldn’t have asked for everything to go more right! The Grand is a spectacular wedding venue – every single room has a different theme, and is absolutely filled with photo opportunities. They got ready at The Grand, and hopped an Uber over […]

July 21, 2019

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

One of my favorite places is the beach. Fenwick Island is a hidden gem on the southern end of Delaware, which is where Kerri has vacationed with her family for years and subsequently so has Zach. I drove on out there for their engagement session one evening during their family vacation. It was an absolutely PERFECT evening, […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

July 17, 2019

What a beautiful day for a bayside wedding! Ally and Justin were married at the gorgeous Bayfront Club in Edgemere, MD on a sunny day in July. Everything went PERFECTLY! From the easiest group of toddlers I’ve EVER seen, to an amazing sunset, and finishing off with a party that just wouldn’t stop, this day […]

July 12, 2019

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Rachel and Russell had an absolutely spectacular day for their wedding! The weather was amazing, and the Annapolis Maritime Museum was a BEAUTIFUL place for a July wedding. I had so much fun working with them, as well as their family. You can tell how much this family loves. each. other.

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

July 10, 2019

This elegant wedding at the Lord Baltimore Hotel was spectacular! The newly remodeled hotel was a beautiful backdrop for this springtime wedding since it has everything you could want in a venue. You don’t have to drive around the city, every room is gorgeous, and Jennifer and Dustin were both STUNNING. I absolutely loved their […]

May 30, 2019

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Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Kimberly and Yankuba’s Baltimore wedding had a very artistic flair, as they were married at the FANTASTIC Corradetti Glassblowing studio. I had such a great time with the two of them – Yanks knows this city extremely well, and at their engagement session, he introduced me to a couple of places I had never been […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

April 29, 2019

Corradetti Glassblowing Studio Wedding

Laid Back Wedding in White Marsh | Leilani and Matt’s Wedding Leilani and Matt were married at Richardson Farms in White Marsh, Maryland. While it was a blustery November day with a slight chill in the air, everyone was still up for heading over to the beach up the road for some group photos. Leilani’s […]

November 8, 2018

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Baltimore Maryland Weddings

This was my first time photographing a wedding at Camp Oak Hill in Nottingham, PA – what a neat, out of the way place!  I always enjoy shooting at new locations – it gets the creativity flowing with fresh, new ideas and backdrops to work with.  Here are some photos from Matt and Alli’s Wedding […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

October 14, 2018

What an amazing day! Colleen and Sam’s wedding at St. Augustine Church was absolutely spectacular! This was the first time I had been to this particular church, and I totally fell in LOVE with the blue ceiling! What a gorgeous place for a wedding. The reception was held at Overhills Mansion in Catonsville, Maryland – that back […]

September 8, 2018

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Mandy and Brian’s wedding was spectacular, and such an amazing time. Evergreen Museum and Library weddings are always absolutely beautiful. After getting ready at the Marriott, the girls and I headed on over to Camden Yards to do some group shots overlooking the field – that was a ton of fun. From there, we headed […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

July 7, 2018

Christina and Matt were married at the beautiful Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, Maryland. The massive picture window behind the ceremony offered some amazing natural light to their gorgeous wedding. Enjoy!   Venue: Turf Valley Resort Photography by: Tyler Rieth Photography

May 20, 2018

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

I had such a blast photographing Angela and Dan’s wedding at Turf Valley Resort! We started the day over at Bella Hair Salon in Canton. Cute little spot, and they do an AMAZING job. From there, we all headed on over to Angela’s house to put on her dress and relax for a few before […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

April 20, 2018

Audra and Jon have such an elegant sense of style!  The Engineer’s Club in Baltimore was the perfect location for their Great Gatsby-style wedding.  This was, of course, on the day of the Baltimore Marathon, and the Engineer’s Club was just on the inside of the path of the marathon.  So, off I went through the […]

October 22, 2017

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Ariel and Sean were married under a pair of beautiful willow trees overlooking a small pond. It was an absolutely beautiful affair at Pond View Farm in White Hall, MD. I absolutely adore this venue and look forward to every time I can photograph a wedding here. Here are some photos from their big day! […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

October 17, 2017

Serena and Rob were married at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Churchville, MD. Afterward, we headed on up to Swan Harbor Farm in Havre de Grace. What a fun evening that was! The clouds were fantastic for some evening shots, and the party was SO much fun!!! Reception: Swan View Farm Photographer: Tyler Rieth Photography […]

October 10, 2017

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Ashleigh and Derek’s Legend of Zelda themed wedding was spectacular! Their wedding was held at Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, Maryland. These two are HUGE Zelda fans, and the creative decorations they had throughout were BEAUTIFUL! I had an absolute blast – enjoy! Venue: Turf Valley Resort Photography: Tyler Rieth Photography  

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

September 10, 2017

I absolutely love these two!  Megan, Chris and I had an absolute blast at their Engagement Session , and I just knew that their wedding day was going to be spectacular.  Megan and Chris were married at Megan’s High School alma mater – Mount de Sales Academy.  The sanctuary was spectacular – I love that balcony! From […]

June 7, 2017

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

We had so much fun with Ashleigh and Derek’s engagement session!  Federal Hill is beginning to become one of my favorite locations to photograph couples.  These two are HUGE gaming fans – I absolutely can’t wait for their Legends of Zelda themed wedding in September!

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

June 1, 2017

For Megan and Chris’ Engagement session, we knew we wanted to try and hit Federal Hill around dusk.  First things first, however, I met the two of them over at Ropewalk for a pre-shoot drink to shake off the jitters 🙂  We spent some time at the harbor, and then shot on over to Federal […]

May 9, 2017

Engagement Photo shoot in Federal Hill

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

Karen and Jacob were married at the beautiful Saint Anthony of Pauda Catholic Church, followed by their reception at the Mansion at Valley Country Club. From the colors of the wedding to the history of their venue, their wedding day was absolutely beautiful! Venue: Mansion at Valley Country Club Photographer: Tyler Rieth Photography

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

April 29, 2017

This was my first time at the Columbia Waterfront – what an awesome spot this is!  Serena and Rob requested that we do their engagement photos here, and I’m glad they did!  There is a nice little pathway that encircles Lake Kittamaqundi in Columbia.  We walked to the far side for the sunset, and when […]

April 20, 2017

Engagement Photos at Columbia Waterfront

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

Megan and Kyle were married at Richardson Farms in White Marsh, MD.  Their amazing day started at Megan’s house where she and the girls got ready.  I gotta say, I absolutely loved her dress!  Megan just recently finished her library science major, and Kyle is a Paramedic/Firefighter.  Oh, and football is a HUGE part of […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

March 20, 2017

Wedding ceremony at Richardson Farms

Jen and Colin were married at the BEAUTIFUL Royal Sonesta Hotel in Downtown Baltimore, Maryland. These two are an absolutely fun-loving, awesome couple! The venue was spectacular, and Blue Label was on POINT! Here are just a couple of photos from their amazing wedding. Enjoy! Photographer: Tyler Rieth Photography Venue: Royal Sonesta Band: Blue Label

January 20, 2017

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Jen and Collin were married at Royal Sonesta in Baltimore, MD.  These two are a CRAZY couple.  We started off with some getting ready photos, and then I met Collin and the guys down by the bar for some awesome groomsmen photos.  I gotta say, I absolutely love how they turned out!  The ceremony itself was held in the Brightons […]

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

January 14, 2017

Wedding at Royal Sonesta in Baltimore, MD

I love the vision these two have, and how CREATIVE they are!  They brought just enough to the table for us to be able to be creative, while still making sure every one of their engagement photos are unique to them.  From an OLD Ford Truck, to a rustic setting, ending with a sunset on […]

November 8, 2016

Engagement Session at Richardson Farms

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

I had the privilege of taking Ariel and Sean’s Engagement photos over at Jerusalem Mill in Kingsville, MD.  What a cute couple!  They were so much fun to work with, and I can’t WAIT to photograph their wedding next year in September! Head over here to see their photos of their Pond View Farm wedding! […]

Baltimore Maryland Engagements

October 30, 2016

Engagement Photo at Jerusalem Mill in Kingsville Maryland

Wedding at the Baltimore Basilica When Sarah and Brian told me they had chosen to have their wedding at the Baltimore Basilica, I was so excited!  This was my first time photographing a wedding at the Baltimore Basilica. That being said, I had no idea how much history was there. I had no idea that it […]

October 1, 2016

Wedding at the Baltimore Basilica - Baltimore Wedding Photographer

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

Jenny and Gary were married under a MASSIVE willow at the beautiful Swan Harbor Farm in Havre de Grace. You couldn’t ask for better weather for an August wedding in Maryland! Here are just a few photos from their big day! www.tylerrieth.com

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

August 24, 2015

Lexi and Brett were married at the WONDERFUL Elkridge Furnace Inn! I absolutely love working there. Brett had just recently taken a job overseas, so they had to push their wedding date forward a few months, but everything still went along spectacularly! Here are some images from their wedding day.

May 13, 2015

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

The J.F. Fischer 40th anniversary was held at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. It was such a fun event – Encore provided the entertainment for the evening, and they were on fire! Enjoy! www.tylerrieth.com

Baltimore Maryland Weddings

September 27, 2013

So, I had the opportunity to be an Uncle Bob at the Overhills Mansion! My beautiful wife’s cousin was getting married, and of course, I brought my camera to grab some great shots. While I didn’t want to be that guy with my camera at the ceremony, I definitely broke it out at the ceremony! And […]

August 17, 2013

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