On a chilly Tuesday morning I met up with Lan and Kevin to photograph their Boston City Hall wedding ceremony. I absolutely adore being a Boston City Hall wedding photographer - the ceremony is so intimate and there are usually just a couple of family members or friends in attendance - the pictures I take are often the main way that the couple will share the news with everyone.
If you're planning your own wedding at City Hall, you might find this article helpful - How to get married at Boston City Hall
Lan and Kevin checked in at the desk and then waited for their names to be called:
Once in the city clerk's office (Maureen Feeney, who conducts each wedding in such a personal and thoughtful way), each couple does a little paperwork before the ceremony starts. I like how Lan and Kevin kept a tight hold of each others hands:
Wedding ceremonies at Boston City Hall are short and sweet but you'd be amazed how emotional it can get saying those time-honored vows:
After the ceremony, the newlyweds and their friends were just about to get into their cars when a very lovely Boston Police Sergeant kindly joined in for a picture:
I rode in the front seat of the car and in between the giggles, comparing wedding rings and little kisses there was this sweet little moment:
We stopped by the iconic Boston Public Library for a few pictures:
Trinity Church is also a beautiful location in Copley Square:
Lan and Kevin had a reservation at the always-impeccable L'Espalier restaurant to celebrate their wedding with delicious food and champagne toasts:
Lan & Kevin - thank you for trusting me as your Boston City Hall wedding photographer. It has been a pleasure getting to know you both and an honor to photograph you. Thank you for insisting I join you in a glass of champagne after your wedding! Wishing you a life of love, laughter, health and happiness together!