So the two of you have decided to get married. Way to go! Now you have several months of preparation for the big day. Start with a professional photograph from some of the areas most trusted and accomplished photographers. The two of you should also take this time to view the work of these photographers, and consider hiring them to document your special day. Since Ellwood City is a small community the availability of professional photographers is hard to come by. But you should definitely consider these options:
Chester Buquo is a photographer who has lived in the area for years. He maintains a great studio conveniently located near Riverside Schools. He has been doing weddings and senior portraits for years, something we can call extensive experience. He has reasonable rates and can service all of your photography needs. You can schedule an appointment by calling (724) 758-4344.
Fox Photography is a reputable company that serves a variety of photographic needs to residents of the area. They are located at 307 Line Avenue in town. You can view proofs of their work at their web site http://foxphotographyonline.com/. These folks are young and vibrant, and can really set your picture apart from others. You can set up an appointment on line or by calling their studio at (724) 752-3253.
Laura Rupersburger Photography is a third option. Again these folks can service all of your wedding photography needs. They have great samples set up in their studio, although they are a little out of the way in nearby New Castle. You can reach them at (724) 656-9271.
Of course, if the two of you are just looking for a quick snap shot you should look at the department stores in the area as well. Stores like Wal-Mart, Target, and Sears have impressive photo studios at their command. The plus side of these studios is never ending. They are inexpensive, fast, and conveniently located.
Whichever option you choose remember to plan far enough in advance as the local photographers book up quickly. Remember you want someone who is hard to get, because that means they are really good. Chances are you know someone who was married recently, you should ask your friends and coworkers if they know of any other alternatives. If you are budget conscious, remember to stick to that all important bottom line, as costs can skyrocket quickly. Congratulations on your engagement. And Good Luck!!