Catherine J. Gross Photography

Maine Wedding Photography Blog

Catherine J. Gross Photography Blog

Follow this Maine Wedding Photography Blog for featured wedding posts and tips and tricks to help navigate the wedding planning process.

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Adela and Jon’s | Bear Mountain Inn Wedding | Waterford, Maine

Being a Second Photographer I was asked by the lovely and talented Cassandra to second shoot a wedding with her ...
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Kristina and Daniels Epic Acadia Wedding | Bar Harbor, Maine

How They Met Kristina embarked on her adventure to the United States from the Ukraine to explore the world. She ...
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Cascade Park in Bangor Maine – Nice Wedding Venue with Chris and Aubri

Cascade Park - One of Bangor Maine's Wedding Venues Chris and Aubri were married at Cascade Park in Bangor, Maine ...
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Woodlands Maine Wedding | Ben + Abby

 Woodlands Maine Wedding Ben and Abby spent a lot of time planning this perfect wedding at St. Lukes Cathedral in Portland, ...
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Finding your wedding photography style

Make Your Perfect Wedding Photo Album

After Your Big Day: How to Make Your Perfect Wedding Photo Album   Your big day has passed and your ...
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Midcoast Maine Weddings | Jack and Jill Showers

.What is a Jack and Jill Shower? I recently came across a potential bride who was telling me she was ...
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Wedding First Look with Dad

Wedding First Look with Dad

Is a wedding First Look with Dad a thing? Of course, it is! It is one of my favorites to ...
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Midcoast Maine wedding photographer

Who am I? Oh, Just a Midcoast Maine Wedding Photographer

What Started My Passion I always had a love for photography since I was a young child. My parents had ...
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Maine Boudoir Photography – Travel / Studio

  Many of my Maine clients have asked me, “What is the perfect gift to give to my significant other?” ...
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Selfies to Wedding Photos

How to Pose for Wedding Photos – From Selfies to Wedding Photos

How to pose for wedding photos – you want to look your best; right?   In today’s post, I will ...
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Newest Wedding Trends 2018

Newest Wedding Trends 2018

Now on to wedding trends 2018-- it’s time to look forward into the New Year!  Here are some of the ...
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Radiant Wedding Skin

You’re getting married – hooray! And you’ve got everything checked off your list – all vendors, the wedding venue, caterer, ...
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Finding Your Wedding Photography Style

Wedding Photography Styles Explained

Wedding Photography Styles Explained Knowing what type of “style” of photography you’d like for your wedding can be helpful in ...
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Stress Free Wedding Planning

Make your Wedding Day Stress Free

How to make your wedding day stress free. We all know planning a wedding can be stressful especially if you ...
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What to Do After you Get Engaged – 7 Must Do’s

You are finally engaged! Now what to do after you get engaged? With wedding planning comes Chaos (but happy chaos.) ...
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Create a Botanical Themed Wedding

Botanical themed weddings are a hot topic right now, and boy are they stunning with their different shades of greens, ...
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Steps to Planning your Wedding

Wedding planning can be fun and exciting. However, it can also get confusing trying to keep everything in order to ...
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Wedding Hashtags

Wedding Hashtag: What can you do with it?

We live in a socially driven world where most everyone gets their information from the internet and communicates via social ...
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A Brides Guide to Finding the Perfect Wedding Dress

A Guide to Finding the Perfect Wedding Dress In the chaos of wedding planning, many brides find wedding dress shopping ...
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Wedding Day Tips Bride in Southern Maine

How to Look Amazing on Your Wedding Day

Picture Perfect Wedding Tips for How to Look Good in Photos for your Wedding (and all others) Do you ever ...
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2018 surprise proposal

Hot Air Balloon Surprise Proposal Caught on Camera – Great Falls Balloon Festival

From the first moment William contacted me I could tell he truly loved this woman he was about to propose ...
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Maine Wedding Photography

Caitlin and Ryan’s Wedding

Caitlin and Ryan’s Glenwood, Iowa Wedding at Unicorn Castle This wedding was a dream come true for Ryan and Caitlin. This ...
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Hire a Professional Makeup Artist for your wedding day

Picture Perfect Wedding Tip: Hire a Professional Makeup Artist

Should You Hire a Professional Makeup Artist? It’s your wedding day – and you want to look your best, right? ...
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Best Wedding Cakes in Maine From a Wedding Photographers Perspective

Best Wedding Cakes in Maine (in my opinion) Obviously my first love of weddings is the photography – but my ...
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It’s ALL In The Details!

This is the first day of the rest of your life with the one you love. Things you want captured ...
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Second Photographer, Do you really need one?

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Maine Wedding Photography Review

Ben and Meghan | Old Town, Maine Wedding

Where do I even begin?! This wedding was so spectacular from the start, from Ben and Meghan to all of ...
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First Look, Portland Maine Wedding Photography

First Look Wedding Photos: Is it a “Do” or a “Don’t”?

One of my most favorite moments as a wedding photographer is when the bride and groom see each other for ...
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Nicole and Josh | Thomas College Wedding | Waterville, Maine

A beautiful wedding always begins with the perfect makeup and hair experience. This beautiful bride began the morning of her ...
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Adam and Dani | A Nebraska Wedding

What a stunning bride! It's not every day I get to sit back and take in such a beautiful wedding ...
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Kama and Drew | Glenwood Iowa Wedding

Kama and Drew's Glenwood, Iowa wedding! Wow is all I can say about this beautiful Belle Terra wedding. Although this ...
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Brody|Autism Awareness|South China Maine Photographer

Brody|Autism Awareness|South China Maine Photographer

As many of you know my name is Catherine Gross, I am a full-time teacher and photographer that just made ...
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Catherine J. Gross is a Maine wedding photographer based in Midcoast Maine; specializes in coastal Maine wedding photography but travels throughout all of the New England states and abroad.