Metropolitan Club New York Wedding | Shooting with Ryan Brenizer

This spring Ryan Brenizer invited me to come shoot a wedding with him at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. It was an amazing experience, seeing a guy named Top Ten Wedding Photographer work his magic in a setting far from the fields and mountains I’m used to shooting in. Needless to say, I enjoyed every second.

This was the most opulent venue I’ve ever seen, with a history and mystique that can never be replicated in Idaho. It was also very much like every wedding I’ve shot, at the heart of the day there were two people in love.

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  • Jean said:

    Sara, these are such beautiful images. You really did an incredible job. Breathtaking!

  • Yew just awesome. Love the use of light and shadows in the whole set :)

  • Yuriy said:

    These are AWESOME! Love the black and whites.

  • Wow, so extravagant and beautiful! The bride is gorgeous. You took lovely shots!

  • shari said:

    Sara.... These are absolutely stunning!

  • Lara said:

    I'm loving this. That location is to die for and I love the coverage you've given here. Wonderful.

  • What a stunning wedding, and such amazing light!! AMAZING work Sarah :)

  • This one http://www.sarakbyrne.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/New-York-Wedding-Photography-9.jpg makes me think I'm in a movie from the 30's, I love it! Also, LOVE her hair!

  • Oh, these are just incredible and she is absolutely stunning! Loving every shot here. :)

  • Oh wow! Everything is so beautiful! I love your black and whites.

  • Absolutely loving these Sarah, it's interesting to see a wedding from another photographers perspective because your style is so very different, and complementary, to Ryan's.

    As for the wedding itself the history and grandeur of the venue while impressive, pales in comparison to the closeness and togetherness of both the couple and their families. You caught this perfectly, well done!

  • Len said:

    You are KILLING it! I love every single image!

  • Great photos from a beautiful wedding! Interesting to see your photos and Ryan's from the same event.. both different but both awesome.

  • OMG! just saw your work for the first time. AWESOME!

    Beautiful couple! My favorites are you b&W images of the couple dancing.. as if the world disappeared and only left them two.

  • Wow, these are probably the most dynamic and emotive wedding photos I 've ever seen!!

  • Even out of your element, you can perform, and perform well, Sara. =)

  • Luke said:

    great set... just got onto your website through twitter :) really happy I got it :) superb work!

  • Wow, great pictures and I love that first shot... incredible light.