Posts Tagged 'heinz chapel'

May 19, 2014
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Ben & Jill: Married on May 10th, 2014!

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception held at: Carnegie Music Hall
Catering by: Parkhurst Dining

Transportation by: Shamrock Limousines
Bride’s Dress by: One Enchanted Evening
Bride’s Hair by: Carusos Hair Salon 
Bride’s Makeup by: Bobbi Brown- South Hills Village Mall
F
lorist:  Michael Blooms Florist
Entertainment: DJ Jeremy Ganss

Ben and Jill had a beautiful wedding full of classic Pittsburgh locations! They kicked things off at the amazing Heinz chapel in Oakland then headed over to the Carnegie Music Hall for a grand reception. These two were filled with love and surrounded by happiness on their big day- not to mention a whole lot of fun at their reception! We were so honored to be able to capture the memories that they will remember as the start of their lives together.  Congrats Ben and Jill! Best of luck!  

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October 29, 2013
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Congratulations Tyler ans Amanda– Married October 5, 2013!

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception and Catering by: The Circuit Center
Cake by : Signature Desserts
Transportation by: Barnes Limousine 
Flowers by: Pittsburgh Cut Flowers
Bride’s Hair and Makeup by: Ulta in the Waterfront

Tyler and Amanda didn’t let the rain get them down on their wedding day! The had a beautiful wedding at Heinz Chapel followed by an awesome party at the Circuit Center in the Southside. They even braved the rain to get some awesome night shots on the Hot Metal bridge. This young couple was a lot of fun, and so in love! We were honored to be a part of their special day. Congratulations Tyler and Amanda! Best of luck for a long, happy future!

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October 10, 2013
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Congratulations Richard & Autumn– Married September 27, 2013!

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception and Catering by: Grand Concourse Restaurant 
Cake by : Dozen Bakeshop
Transportation by: TDF Limo
Flowers by: Tall Flower Designs 
Bride’s Hair by: Elisha Evans Styling
Bride’s Makeup by: Simone Jene  Makeup
Entertainment By: 2nd II None Productions

Richard and Autumn had a beautiful chic city wedding! They filled their day with classic Pittsburgh landscapes and one heck of a bridal party- 24 in all! The details, from their programs down to their cake were awesome, and the bride could not have been more stunning- a photographers dream! Thank you Richard and Autumn for allowing us to share in your day! Best of luck and congratulations!!!

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September 17, 2013
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Danielle and Craig had such fun filled wedding day!   Perfect Pittsburgh weather and high-spirited bridal party who weren’t afraid to get down with their bad selves made for a fantastically festive day and great photos too!  Danielle and Craig thanks so much for making Ovation Images a special part of your wedding day.  Congratulations and all our very best to you and yours!

Photography by Ovation Images, Pittsburgh Wedding Photographers

August 31, 2013
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 Congratulations Craig & Danielle– Married August 18, 2013!

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception and Catering by: SNPJ Lodge 106
Catering by: PJ’s Catering 
Cake by : Grahams Bakery 
Bride’s Hair and Makeup by: Belissama Hair Studio 
Transportation by: Shamrock Limousine

 Craig and Danielle had a beautiful August wedding!  After a stunning ceremony at Heinz chapel, they headed off to a picturesque waterfall for wedding photos.  Then they danced the night away at a super fun reception. If you look closely, you’ll find another Ovation Images bride and groom in attendance!  We had a great time sharing in Craig and Danielle’s wedding day!  Thank you both so much for allowing us to capture the love that you share! Best of luck for a long happy marriage!!  Congratulations!!

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July 04, 2013
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Mary and Eric had the perfect Pitt wedding at Heinz Chapel, with reception at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association and of course a visit to the panther.    It was a gorgeous day to get married in Oakland.  Mary & Eric thanks so much to you and your families for the great day and for making us feel so welcome!!  Congratulations and all our very best wishes!!

Photography by Ovation Images, Pittsburgh Wedding Photographers

June 25, 2013
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Congratulations Eric & Mary– Married June 15, 2013!

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception held at: Pittsburgh Athletic Association
Transportation By: Tortorice Limousine 
Cake by : Prantl’s Bakery
Flowers by: Della Robbia Flowers & Gifts
Bride’s Dress by: Bridal Beginnings
Bride’s Hair by: Pretty Hair Salon
Bride’s Makeup By: Indeesguise Makeup Artistry

Eric and Mary had a beautiful day for their very smart wedding! Not only were they married on the Pitt campus at Heinz chapel, but Mary included many educational details including paper flowers made from book pages in her bouquet, and  table numbers that Mary’s mother made out of her old AP Biology books. These two were more than just brains though- they had the looks to match! They were so cute and in love, that they made our job easy! We had a great time shooting photos in the beautiful Schenely Park, and we weren’t blinded by their love thanks to their customized sunglasses! Eric and Mary, we want to thank you both for allowing us to shared in your wedding day! It was our honor to capture your beautiful day, and we wish you a long, happy future together. Congratulations!

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April 09, 2013
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Jeremy and Bethany,  March 23, 2013

Ceremony  held at: Heinz Chapel
Reception held at: Carnegie Music Hall 
Catered by: Parkhurst Catering
Flowers by: Lea’s Floral Shop
Cake by : Parkhurst Catering
Bride’s Dress by: J&B Bridal
Bride’s Makeup By: Jae Lee Paredes 

Jeremy and Bethany’s wedding day was full of beauty… from their venues to the details every moment was beautiful, but nothing was more beautiful than Bethany! The filled their day with some classic Pittsburgh Locations including the Heinz Chapel on the University of Pittsburgh campus and the Carnegie Music Hall Foyer, located in the Carnegie Natural History Museum. They even stopped by the classic columns at the Carnegie Mellon University  to take some photos with their bridal party. The only thing more perfect than this wonderful wedding day is the love that the couple shared for one another. Wishing you both the best and all of the happiness in the world!

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January 31, 2013
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Congratulations Maya & Andy!  From the PAA, to the Cathedral of Learning, Heinz Chapel, Phipps, and back we sure made the most of Pittsburgh’s crazy weather.  A magic summer wedding in January!   Thanks so much to you and your families for making us a part of your amazing day.  Thanks for being so much fun too!!  All of our best to you and yours.

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Photography by Ovation Images, Pittsburgh Wedding Photographers

January 23, 2013
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Andy & Maya,  January 12, 2013

Ceremony held at:  Heinz Chapel
Reception held at: Pittsburgh Athletic Association
Caterered by: Pittsburgh Athletic Association
Flowers by: Blooming Dahlia Florist
Cake by :  Bonnie Joyce
Bride’s Dress by: Bridal Beginnings 
Bride’s Hair & Make Up by: EnV Hair Studios

There is nothing more beautiful than a huge smile, and this sure was the case at Maya and Andy’s wedding! These two were all smiles all day long, and you could just tell they are so in love. They had a beautiful ceremony at Heinz Chapel followed by a fun, unique reception at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association. They had a bunch of fun surprises at their wedding including a choreographed dance, acoustic serenade by the groom’s brother, and the shoe game! Thank you both so very much for allowing us to capture your perfect wedding day! Wishing you all of the love in the world!

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August 16, 2012
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Jeff & Erin,  August 4th, 2012:

Ceremony held at: Heinz Chapel at The University of Pittsburgh
Reception at: The Westin Convention Center
Caterer and Wedding Cake by: The Westin Convention Center
Reception Entertainment: Cityscape, Band 
Limo Services from: Vogue Limousine 
Flowers Arranged by: Gidas Florist
Wedding Dress from: The Exquisite Bride
Bride’s Hair  and Make Up By: Artisan Colour Spa Salon

Erin and Jeff  were married in a beautiful ceremony at Heinz Chapel and then headed over to the CMU columns for some breathtaking photos; but the highlight of the night was the amazing party they through at the Westin Convention Center. Their guests danced the night away in the beautiful venue to the sounds of local band, Cityscape, who were awesome, and even broke out in a conga line! If you are looking for a great party, look no further than this wedding…

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Jeff and Erin, we had an amazing time at your wedding and hope that you two have a lifetime full of celebrations and happiness just as fantastic as your wedding day was!  We were truly honored to be able to celebrate with you and capture the memories of the first day of your lives together. Congratulations and best wishes!!!

August 11, 2010
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From Ovation Images, Pittsburgh Wedding Photographers:

I don’t get to do a lot of blog posts.  Don and Chelsey have most of the fun here.  😀  But here are some highlights from a summer wedding that I just had to share!

Getting Married in Heinz Chapel
Heinz Chapel is stunning.

Wedding Couple in Heinz Chapel
Second Kiss on the way…

Bride & Goom going for a whirl on a Merry-Go-Round
Let’s go for a whirl!

Wedding Party on Merry-Go-Round
One Horse, One Giraffe, One Elephant, and a bunch of hams!
Everybody was having so much fun!

Radient Bride
Jessica looks amazing.

Bride throwing the Bouqet
All the Single Ladies?

Wedding Rings and Flowers
Love the golden reflections in the rings that echo the flower.

Bride & Groom with Umbrellas
Warm summer rain. Just a little. Perfect.

Thanks so much Jessica & Jeremy and to your wonderful family.