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Introducing my new photo studio puppy “Tippet”

I’m so excited to introduce to you all my new best friend “Tippet”. Tippet is going to be a fun addition to my life. Keeping me company in my photo studio, accompanying me on my adventures and bringing lots of laughter daily. I’m excited to share future our adventures with you all on here.

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Greener Visuals Photography & 2017 A Montana Wedding Event at The Commons in Bozeman Montana

This past Saturday, Greener Visuals Photography participated in the 2017 A Montana Wedding Event at The Commons in Bozeman, Montana. I’ve been apart of this great annual bridal show put on by the Bozeman Daily Chronicle for the past five years. This year the event was held at The Commons just outside of town. The event is a wonderful place for …

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A Montana Wedding magazine 2017 issue features Greener Visuals Photography

The new A Montana Wedding magazine new 2017 issue features numerous wedding photos from Greener Visuals Photography inside!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Gallatin County 2015 Holiday Party Photos

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Gallatin County 2015 Holiday Party Photos

Some favorite photos from the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Gallatin County’s 2015 holiday party for the kids, their families and the mentors of the program.

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My pilot brother Eric Greener’s inflight marriage proposal goes viral

My pilot brother Eric and his new bride-to-be Brandy youtube video of his inflight marriage proposal gained traction online and has since caught the attention of the national and international media.

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2015 A Montana Wedding Magazine The Bridal Event in Bozeman, Montana

Had a great time meeting the brides and other Bozeman wedding vendors at the 2015 A Montana Wedding Magazine The Bridal Event in Bozeman, Montana last Saturday at the Best Western GranTree Inn. Here are some photos I made throughout the day. Great food, beautiful flowers and inspiration abound for the local brides-to-be. Well done to the advertising staff of the …

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Love Wins! – Montana ends same-sex marriage ban

Yesterday the news spread around the State of Montana that a U. S. District Court Judge struck down Montana’s same-sex marriage ban which effectively made the Big Sky country the 34th state to allow gay marriage. I was so happy to hear it. It has been a long time coming. Positive change. So this morning as I was sipping my late morning …

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The new A Montana Wedding magazine features Greener Visuals Wedding Photography

Whoo hoo! Big news! I just got copies of the brand new A Montana Wedding magazine and it is full of wedding photos from Greener Visuals Wedding Photography! The wedding magazine is a yearly publication produced by the Bozeman Daily Chronicle and showcases Montana wedding stories and useful tips for couples planning their wedding day in the Big Sky state. …

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Social Media and Weddings – In Bliss Weddings blog features Greener Visuals Wedding Photography photo

I was doing a little spring cleaning of my email this morning over strong coffee and rediscovered this bit of news I wanted to share. A photo I made from Erin & Ryan’s wedding day in Denver, Colorado back in 2011 was featured on In Bliss Weddings blog in an interesting take on using social media on your wedding day. You …

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Greener Visuals Wins in Wedding Photojournalism Association 2013 National quarterly Photo Contest

Just got word that Greener Visuals Wedding Photography  was awarded 8th Place in the Getting Ready category of the Wedding Photojournalism Association 2013 National Q4 Photo Contest. The photo, above, was from Josh and Elizabeth’s Wedding Day at the Creek Club at I’On in Charleston, South Carolina last summer. It is an honor to be recognized in the ranks of so many incredible …

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Brand building and the story behind creating my DYI photo display for the 2014 Bridal Affaire Bozeman Montana

I‘ve been photographing weddings for the past nine years all over the country. Being a destination wedding photographer (now based in Bozeman, Montana) has been the perfect blend of my love for telling stories with pictures and love for adventure and exploring new places. Last year my wedding photography took me from the southern charms of Charleston, South Carolina to …

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Tips for an Amazing Wedding Toast

Stumbled across this gem in a news feed recently. Glamour Magazine nails it on the head for a good wedding toast advice formula. “Introduce yourself + funny story about your friend and why you love her + why the spouse is such a great match + larger sentimental thought + “Cheers!” + a hug for the couple = a truly …

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Best Photographs of 2013 Greener Visuals Wedding Photography

Happy 2014 everybody! What a year!  I feel very fortunate. Rounding off my second year being based back in Bozeman, Montana, I feel like I have really come into my own on many fronts – creatively, physically, emotionally and spiritually. Most importantly it was a year for me to realize just how much I love doing what I do. I had …

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A Montana Wedding Magazine features Greener Visuals Wedding Photography in their new 2014 wedding planning guide

Hot off the presses, I just got some copies of the brand new 2013/14 A Montana Wedding Magazine wedding planner. I’m pretty excited about it because it is just littered with my wedding photography. If you are looking for some Montana inspiration for your wedding day, this wedding planner guide will be a great resource for ideas, tips and info …

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Greener Visuals Wedding Photography Awarded in Wedding Photojournalism Association Quarterly Photo Contest

Good news! I found out recently that a couple of my photographs were recognized in a national wedding photo contest. I’ve been a member of the Wedding Photojournalism Association, a national organization of professional wedding photojournalists, for a couple years now and every quarter they hold a contest to honor the talents of its members. It’s always fun to see …

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Greener Visuals Wedding Photography featured on Real Weddings Magazine blog

Just found out my Greener Visuals Wedding Photography photo shoot from last spring’s Lavish and Fabulous Couture Bridal Event was just blogged about from my friends at Real Weddings Magazine. Behold the awesome colors of the Moroccan Lounge. What a fun event. If you are in the Sacramento area next spring be sure to check the event out. You can view their blog …

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A big Greener Visuals Wedding Photography congrats to my assistant Brad

I’m happy to announce that one of my go to wedding photo assistants and long time friend Brad Zweerink just found out that a photo of his from our coverage of Gillian and Jeff’s Wedding last May won and is a finalist in the Photo District News (PDN) “Top Knots” wedding photography competition. We had such a fun time photographing these …

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Greener Visuals wins in recent Wedding Photojournalism Association photo contest

Well, this is always a fun email to wake up to. I found out the other day that a photo I made at Christina and Ryan’s wedding last summer placed in the the most recent Wedding Photojournalism Association quarterly photo contest. It’s a shot I made of Christina’s grandmother giving her toast. What a sweetheart. There is an incredible amount …

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Best wedding toast – A special beginning to the new 2012 wedding season.

God…I love what comes across your path on the internet. I found this great unique wedding toast the other day and wanted to share it with all of you. I hope my friends are this creative when it comes to my wedding day. So awesome! Give it a second to load then watch it all the way through. Too funny. …

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I’ll be Home for Christmas – Travis Air Force Base Dad Surprises Daughter on stage at her Holiday Dance Recital

For those of you who might not know, when I’m not making images of brides, I am a full time photojournalist at a San Francisco Bay Area newspaper. I wanted to share a recent story I had the pleasure of covering at my staff newspaper job in Fairfield, CA. I don’t tend to share many blog post between my wedding …