Blog - Tom Schelling Photography

The Brooklyn Botanical Gardens on Super 8 Film

I find one of the best ways to spark creativity is to limit your options. Having too many choices is not always the best answer when it comes to a creative field like photography! With that in mind, I traveled to the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens in late April to capture the Cherry Blossoms. I limited […]

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Montauk Photo Session | Nicole & Joe

A little over one year after I photographed their wedding, Nicole & Joe are having a baby girl! We decided to make the drive out to Montauk for a beach-themed photo shoot. Though it’s a bit of a trek from NYC, sunrise at Montauk is always the best—especially when you have the whole beach to […]

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3 Tips for Amazing Wedding Photos at Top of the Rock, NYC

The Top of the Rock in NYC’s observation deck is one of the best spots to view the NYC skyline from within Manhattan. If you’re thinking of having your engagement or wedding pictures taken at this iconic location, here are my top tips! 

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Do You Need a Wedding Album?

In a world where all of our photographs are stored on our phones and computers, do we really need a wedding album anymore? Check out the video below to see why I believe that albums and prints are more important than ever! 

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The Best Photographs of 2018

2018 was an incredible year. I photographed over 40 couples in love, traveled around the world, and made friendships that will last a lifetime. To celebrate, I put together a short video of some of my favorite photographs from the year. Thank you to all of the couples who trust me to capture their love […]

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The Harbor Club at Prime Wedding | Lindsay & Brandon

We had such an incredible sunset for Lindsay and Brandon’s wedding at The Harbor Club at Prime! The Harbor Club overlooks the Huntington Harbor, with a beautiful view of the water (not to mention some amazing food!). Lindsay was wearing the most gorgeous dress from Martina Liana. Combined with her beautiful flowers (provided by The […]

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NYC Wedding | Dane & Carolyn

NYC weddings are always my favorite to photograph, and Dane & Carolyn’s was no exception! Dane grew up in South Africa and recently came over to the United States, where he met Carolyn, a native New Yorker. While they were planning their wedding, Dane and Carolyn were set on showcasing a bit of NYC in […]

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Turks and Caicos Destination Wedding | Anna & Frank

There are few better ways to celebrate love in December than a Turks and Caicos destination wedding! Anna and Frank had the most beautiful wedding ceremony on the beach of Grace Bay. This was my first time attending a wedding with a smaller guest count (Anna and Frank had 35 guests). I totally recommend it! […]

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