Newly engaged? Congratulations! Now, it’s time to let your guests know so they can mark the date on the calendar. And the best way is with a save the date card. Here are some FAQs about Save the Dates, as well as some tips to make them the most cost effective. What are Save the […]

Cost Effective Save The Dates

Before I met Ashley and Reid, Joe with Bella Collina mentioned that he thought we would get along. I’m not sure if he knew of our shared interest with Harry Potter, or if he thought our personalities were similar , but he was right either way! Ashley and Reid’s wedding was beautiful and unique in […]

Ashley and Reid got married

Once the wedding is over, the only thing you have left are your photographs. And the number one regret from couples is not investing more money in a photographer. Below, are some reasons why you should hire a professional instead of a hobbyist. Knowledge: Professionals have experience in posing, angles, and lighting. And they know how to achieve the shot FAST! Instead […]

What Separates A Pro Photographer From A Hobbyist

Each photographer has their own unique style, which you can see in their portfolio. Before you choose a photographer, consider the type of style you prefer first.  Types of styles and what the photographer will be doing to capture those moments:– Traditional: Classic and posed, this style requires the photographer to get involved in directing and posing. – […]

Different Styles of Photography

I get this question asked a lot, so I thought it would be best to write a blog about it. There are so many pros to having one. 1. You get to know your photographer. And they get to know you! Your photographer will be by your side on one of the biggest, and most […]

Why have an engagement shoot?

Meet Kady, David, and their adorable little boy as they elope at Bakery 1818. Venue: Bakery1818 https://bakery1818.comPhotographer: Maria Sollecito Photography http://www.www.mariasollecito.comHair and Makeup: Kristina Overton https://www.kristinaoverton.comCake: Bake Me Happy http://www.bakemehappy.net

Kady and David have an elopement

Last year, many other small businesses, including myself were preparing for the year 2020. Aside from it being the start of a new decade, it was also a leap year. But for weddings, it was much much more. Wedding dates with numeral patterns have always been popular when it comes to weddings. Aside from it […]

The Coronavirus and the effect it has had on small business owners

Over the weekend, I met with my senior representatives to create their prom portraits. We first headed to The Biltmore Greensboro Hotel, where we took some individuals in the lobby as well as some of the twins together. Afterwards we headed to Center City Park, while we waited for the sunset. Unbeknownst to us, there […]

Senior Prom Session

Senior Year…. A time filled with college applications, hanging out with friends, and celebrating your last year in high school. One of the many milestones that also take place during your senior year is PROM. Let’s create some wonderful memories! Get in touch to schedule your session! https://mariasollecito.com/contact Venue: Spring Arbor (https://springarborliving.com/greensboro.htm) Photographer: Maria Sollecito Photography […]

Prom Photoshoot

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Commercial Work