Immerse, Learn, Create:

A Blog for Travel, Education, and Fine Art Photography

A blog by
Courtney Stannard Photography

Whether you're looking for unique ideas for wedding vendors, traveling to Switzerland for your honeymoon, looking for some artistic inspiration or just a fun idea for a one of a kind portrait session - this blog has got it all. Travel tips to cute towns and different countries, weekly artists to note, and jaw dropping photo session ideas that will make you want to book a session asap.

Danielle got in touch with me on Facebook to inquire about capturing her autumn engagement photos with her childhood sweetheart. Danielle and Corey decided on having the session at her family farm, where her and Corey are in the process of building their future home (how sweet!!!) From Childhood Fair Showcasings to Sincere Love Danielle […]

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Candid photo of a couple walking on a snow covered bridge in Huyck preserve in Rensselaerville New York!

Join us as we capture Christen and Alec’s heartfelt winter engagement at the Huyck Preserve and Rensselaerville Falls, nestled in Upstate NY. Discover the beauty of the season and explore the timeless treasures of Rensselaerville, where history and creativity intertwine.

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Stunning Adventure Filled Couples Photos in Upstate, New York.

A fun summer couples photoshoot that was filled with playful emotions and affectionate moments of love in Upstate New York.

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Fun and playful engagement photos in a sunflower field filled with adventurous moments

A fun, playful engagement photoshoot during peak sunflower season at Golden Acres Charolais Farm.

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I'm Courtney, Face Behind the blog

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Based in Upstate New York - Creating art out of your soul

A master of blending fine art and documentary photography. With moody and ethereal portraits, I love capturing emotions that transcend time. As an educator and avid traveler, currently pursuing a masters degree in art history, I continue to deepen my artistic connection with photography. 

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