Monday, November 2, 2009

Park City Utah Wedding Photographer - The Canyons - Tanya and Jonathan

Tanya + Jonathan
August 15, 2009
The Canyons - Red Pine Lodge
Park City, Utah



We both work in finance at banks in New York City

How the couple met:

We met in 2004 at Bank of America; Jonathan was always under Tanya’s desk fixing her computer

How he proposed:

While camping under the stars in Idaho he surprised me!

Bridal shower/Bachelorette party:

Bridal shower was thrown by my bridesmaids in Brooklyn. My bachelorette party was in New York City and was thrown by my bridesmaids – the theme was “Glamorous”; dinner, drinks, dancing in the city.

Bachelor party:

Sworn to secrecy not to reveal the details


Ceremony Place: The Red Pine Lodge at the Canyons Resort

Date: 8/15/2009

The bride wore: Monique Lhuillier

The groom wore: Ralph Lauren


Reception Place: The Red Pine Lodge at the Canyons Resort

Wedding song: By Your Side - Sade


Cocktail Hour:

* Scallops Wrapped in Bacon with Maple Glaze

* Cucumber Rounds with Smoked Salmon Mousse and Tobiko Caviar

* Chicken Empanada

* Specialty drinks: Mojitos

Main Course:

* Baby spinach salad with strawberries and hearts of palms

* Mixed Green Salad with Pear, Candied Walnuts

* Pistachio Crusted Utah Trout with Blended Wild Rice

* Pancetta Chicken with pine nut and chevre stuffing and smoked tomato puree

* Seared Beef Tenderloin with Roasted Shallot and Garlic Demi-Glace

* Freshly baked rolls and butter

Cake: Three layer Chocolate cake with Raspberry filling

Colors: Amethyst and Lavender

Flowers: White and lavender roses, hydrengias, stephanotis and green coffee berries, delphinium, floragene carnations, white stargazer lilies and Kermit poms

Unique details: Gondola Ride to 8,000 ft!


Bride's answer: Walking down the aisle and seeing Jonathan

Groom's answer: Saying “I do”


Place: Tahiti

A memorable moment of the honeymoon: Private island romantic day which included eating fish caught by our guide on our one day excursion


Always remember to take a private moment with each other because the day goes by very quickly.


Invitations: Wedding Paper Divas –

Rehearsal dinner: Bandits on Main Street in Park City –

Guest book: Polariod One-Step with custom sign-in book done by

Photography: OpieFoto -

Bridal gown: Kleinfeld’s NYC –

Alterations: Kleinfeld’s NYC –

Hair and Makeup: Enizio Hair and Makeup Artistry –

Bridesmaids' dresses: Vera Wang Bridesmaid -

Groom’s Tux/Suit: Soiree Productions Studio -

Flowers: Marla Rawlings –

Catering: The Canyons Resort -

Cake: Cherry Blossom -

Venue: The Canyons Resort -

Entertainment/Music: Diamond Music & Entertainment –

Guitarist: Steve Lynam – (801) 792-4501

Wedding favors: Our favorite cookies in Brooklyn from One Girl Cookies

Officiant: Victor Nelson – (435) 994-0024

Guest lodging: Grand Summit Hotel –


heather said...

that drink shot is making me thirsty... grand work little lady, high five... slap!

Opie said...

Couldn't have done it without you Heather. Thank you so much for your help.

Spotted Photography said...

Great pictures, thanks for sharing! You do amazing work!

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