melia punta cana wedding photographer. {leah + justin}

March 16, 2013

Leah & Justin met in 7th grade when their two elementary schools merged into one high school. Very soon Leah developed a crazy school-girl crush on him, but nothing happened; she wasn’t the dating type then. Three years after graduating, they reconnected at a party… and were inseparable ever since.

Everything about them and their relationship is beautiful. They are incredibly kind, loving, compassionate, attentive, and so full of heart!! Even their name is the perfect reflection of this – Leah & Justin Joy!

Justin runs his own marketing business and Leah is a Registered Dietitian. Together, they love good wine & cheese, laughter, and sleeping in.

Leah: ‘I love Justin’s ability to talk to ANYONE. No matter the situation, he can make a room full of people feel at ease. I love his sexy ass (thanks to the years of hockey). And I love his heart, he is the MOST generous person I’ve ever met; Justin always puts other people first.’

Justin: ‘She’s the perfect package. And I love how she always wants to kiss me.’

The day before the Wedding, we got together for a Beloved session. Leah’s ability to climb things and hang upside down totally caught me off guard, impressed me, and made me wish we hung out on a regular basis. (Sorry, I’m not including a picture here for the sake of keeping the world from seeing her bottoms). 🙂

Tribute to Justin’s favourite Raybans… These were a gift from Leah and were a casualty of this Dominican resort… 

Their Melia Caribe Punta Cana resort wedding was perfect. We laughed so much together!

Touching ceremony at the Melia Garden Gazebo. 

In the moments following their ceremony, I took Leah & Justin aside so that they have some time alone together. ‘Just enjoy each other,’ I said, ‘Just enjoy‘ … They burst into laughter – I didn’t even realize I was saying Justin’s name – ‘Justin Joy‘!

Leah rocked this stunning gown with POCKETS! Oh yeah.

I caught Rob in a moment of rest behind the scenes. Usually, he’s draped in our gazillion bags!

Rocking TOMS.

 And … we have to figure out a way to hook you up with more of that delicious homemade masala… For the guests who were putting it on their dinner, find out more about it here 🙂 Leah & Justin – we love you guys!!

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  1. Christie

    March 16th, 2013 at 20:55

    Absolutely gorgeous pictures. What a beautiful couple inside and out and family as well of the newly weds!

  2. Peggy S Agnew

    March 17th, 2013 at 05:35

    The pics are absolutely beautiful!

  3. Peggy S Agnew

    March 21st, 2013 at 10:55

    The pictures are absolutely beautiful!

  4. Leah

    April 19th, 2013 at 12:36

    I am still so in love with these photos… Katya and Rob, you are incredible! xoxo

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