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About me

Click on the video below to watch some behind the scenes of how I photograph couples!

Rochester, NY wedding photographer Emily Ku from Memory Lane Video – mlvnv.com on Vimeo.
 

I recently moved to Rochester, NY.  I have been enjoying upstate New York so far and am really excited to start shooting some weddings here!  It is so pretty here and so different from our previous town, Las Vegas – though there are many things about Vegas that I miss a lot!

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My style

I’ve been shooting weddings since 2009 and I approach each wedding differently because each wedding is unique! Even if it’s the same location that I’ve shot multiple times, I always approach it with, “What can I do differently this time? What is going to wow my couples?” All my couples are different too, so I love brainstorming with my clients and creating a vision together that is meaningful to them. I really like to get to know my couples so they feel comfortable around me and in front of the camera.

10 things about me:
1.) I love playing soccer.
2.) When I was a kid, I wanted to be a comedian. Seinfeld and the Cosby Show were my favorite shows growing up.
3.) I probably watch more reality TV than I should.  I also love House of Cards, Breaking Bad, Scandal, and Mad Men.
4.) Las Vegas doesn’t really get that cold for boot weather but I love wearing them anyway.
5.) I love to turn up the radio and sing in the car.  This is a little embarrassing but half the time I don’t know the words.
6.) I have a fish tank with tetra fish, cute little algae eaters, and a couple of ghost shrimp.  Everyone gets along swimmingly.;)
7.) Eating is my favorite pastime. My Instagram feed confirms that.
8.) I have not one, but two sets of dimples on my cheeks.
9.) I have a weakness for shiny electronic toys.
10.) I can’t contain my excitement sometimes so I use a ton of exclamation marks! Yay!!:)

Want to know more about me? Find Emily Ku on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Google+.

Equipment

For those of you interested, my wedding photography gear is listed in the widget below. If you have no clue about camera gear, this just means that I use professional equipment. I also carry liability insurance in case your venue requires it, and I back up my photos 3 different ways, so rest assured that your photos are safe with me!