Becca + Mike, Cescaphe Ballroom

Becca & Mike had a summer wedding  Cescaphe Ballroom. Dear Rebecca, I can’t even begin to express our gratitute…You have not only been a pleasure to work with – organized, thoughtful, understanding- but you have given us stunning images from our wedding!  Our photos captured the joy and intimacy of our day it’s the best … Read more

Katie & Kevin, Franklin Institute, Old St. Joe’s

Katie & Kevin married at Old St. Joe’s and had their reception at The Franklin Institute Museum.  They met at McFadden’s at the bar, while waiting out a Phillies rain delay… “Rebecca was fantastic from day one. Her energy was amazing and she worked with incredible speed. Both our engagement and wedding photos are better … Read more

Kelly Ann & Jason, 7.2.11, Laurita Winery

Kelly Ann & Jason  married on July 2, 2011 at Laurita Winery. Rebecca, blown away by your unique talent !!!!!   So honored to have someone of your status do this for us….Oh, and the double dutch photo is just insanely classic! Love, Kelly Ann & Jason Journey of the Heart’s Susanne Wilson officiated the … Read more

Alithea & Curt, Curtis Arboretum

Alithea & Curt married at the Curtis Arboretum on a beautiful Saturday afternoon in June. A shower of rice rains on Alithea & Curt right after they were pronounced husband and wife.  Flowers by Love n’ Fresh Flowers, an urban flower farm and design studio in Philadelphia. The bride’s grandmother holds Alithea’s hand as she … Read more

Alyssa & Tyler,Ballroom at The Ben, Old St. Joe’s, Philadelphia

Alyssa & Tyler married on June 17,  at Philadelphia’s Old St. Joe’s, with their reception at Ballroom at The Ben. Thanks YOU so much, Rebecca, we LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the photos!  We had no doubt in our minds that the photos would turn out beautifully.  You were such a professional, knowing exactly what to do … Read more

Kelley & Steve, Holly Hedge Estate

Kelley & Steve married at Bucks County’s Holly Hedge Estate on June 4th, 2011.  See the joy! Are photos are amazing! You did such an awesome job- far better than I could have possibly dreamed!!  Steve and I just finished watching the slideshow together and it is phenomenal!  You truly did such a beautiful job, … Read more

Elizabeth + Tim, Please Touch Museum, 5.29.11

Elizabeth & Tim, both veterinarians,  met while they were students at UPenn.  They sealed the deal with a kiss on the carousel at the Please Touch Museum in Memorial Hall at Fairmount Park, Philadelphia.   Max & Me Catering. Brulee Catering Oh Rebecca, we love the photos so far!   I am so glad you … Read more

Carolyn + Ed, Laurita Winery

Carolyn & Ed married at Laurita Winery on May 27, 2011.  They had a beautiful spring evening for their outdoor ceremony overlooking Laurita’s vineyards. Carolyn comments on the photos:   “Awesome!!!!!” Bridal Hair and cosmetics by Face & Body Spa in Yardley. Carolyn’s Galina gown featured deep pockets and a simple bow, she started out with … Read more

Jill Kozar, Morris Arboretum

Jill Kozar got married 4 years ago – she still loves her husband Joe , and still hates her wedding photos…  (Note: I was not her photographer!)  We decided to do a bridal photo session at The Morris Arboretum.  Jill is the proprietor of Up  Your Do, a hair styling salon that travels to your location … Read more

Kathy + Brendan, Old St. Joe’s, Ballroom at the Ben

Kathy + Brendan married on March 18th, and had their reception for 300 at The Ballroom at the Ben. Rebecca- we absolutely love our wedding photos!  They turned out so nice, you did a great job!  Thank you so much. ~Kathy and Brendan Badgley Mischka shoes! Hair design and by Gretchen Elizabeth Salon in Collegville. Cosmetic … Read more

Danielle + Mark, Ballroom at the Ben

Danielle + Mark married at Saint Christopher Parish with their reception at the always stunning Ballroom at the Ben in Philadelphia. See their wedding day slide show at link at bottom of this post. The photos look awesome, Rebecca, thanks for capturing every moment of the day!  These photos really show how much my new husband … Read more

Rebecca Barger Photography Featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer, 3.23.11

Jill Marchetti & Doug Kerwin, an interesting couple whose wedding I photographed this past January, were featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Love column by writer Kellie Patrick Gates.   Their winter wedding included some snowfall and a warm and cozy ceremony at beautiful Laurita Winery, with entertainment by the Vincent James Band.  by   Read about how Jill … Read more

Heather + Michael, Holly Hedge Estate

Heather & Michael married on a incredibly warm day,  February 26, 2011 at beautiful Holly Hedge Estate in Bucks County, PA. Rebecca Barger has a wonderful eye for those candid shots you are looking to capture your special day. If you are looking for creativity then Rebecca is the photographer for you.   All of … Read more

Valerie + Pat, winter wedding, Loew’s Hotel, Cescaphe Ballroom

Valerie + Pat married on January 16, 2011 at Cescaphe Ballroom. Dear Rebecca, Pat and I want to thank you for such an amazing experience…you really made the day run extremely smooth with zero added stress from your part. UPDATE after receiving their album:  Again, I want to thank you for everything. It amazes me, … Read more

Jill + Doug, Laurita Winery, January 8, 2011

Jill sneeks up to Doug at Dancer Farm Bed & Breakfast, on the grounds of Laurita Winery in New Egypt, NJ. “Rebecca,  thanks for capturing our big day with humor, patience and a wonderful vision!  You have been so easy to work with from our very first phone call and we so appreciate it…our beautiful engagement … Read more

Favorite Images from 2010

Below are some of my personal favorite images from 2010. See the rest of Becca & Mike’s engagement session here.  Wedding at Cescaphe Ballroom. Linda & Geoff, head to Aldie Mansion right after their outdoor ceremony.   See more of their wedding photos here.  Elizabeth’s details at Hyatt at Penn’s Landing.  Ceremony & reception at … Read more

Featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer, 1/12/11

Lizzie & Braxton, whose wedding I photographed on October 9, 2010 are featured in the  Philadelphia Inquirer’s Love Column.  Read their interesting story by writer Kellie Patrick Gates below or at this link including other photos from their wedding by Rebecca Barger Photography.  See their blog posting of my favorite photos from their wedding here. The … Read more

Jill & Doug, engagement session, Laurita Winery

Jill & Doug had a long romance and a whirlwind engagement!  They were officially engaged on a Saturday,  found the awesome Laurita Winery on Sunday– and called me on the way home from Laurita.  They booked my services and confirmed at Laurita the same day for their wedding held later this month! Jill says:  Thanks … Read more

Yuri & Yohan, Rittenhouse Hotel

Yuri & Yohan married at The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia on a beautiful Friday afternoon in October. Yuri said: “Wow, these are gorgeous!  Thank you, Rebecca, for the amazing pictures!!!!!” Yuri’s sister Yura helped lace Yuri’s gown. I photographed the couple in Rittenhouse Square right outside The Rittenhouse Hotel. Yuri & Yohan hired me for … Read more

Lizzie & Braxton, Brossman Center, Philadelphia

Elizabeth & Braxton married on October 9th, 2010 at the Brossman Center in Philadelphia. Lizzie says: “LOVE them :)” Floral design by Coupe Flowers in Erdenheim and Lizzie designed the couple’s invitations. Hair by Jill Kozar, Up Your Do and cosmetic application by Cindy Singer of Dylan Michael Cosmetics. Each are based at Le Papillon Hair … Read more

Amy + Drew, Peche at Sherman Mills, Philadelphia

Amy & Drew married at Peche a Peachtree Venue, a unique wedding venue in East Falls, Philadelphia. Amy’s mom says: The way Amy & Drew feel about each other is so visible in the pictures…  thank you, thank you! Amy says:  OMG Rebecca, these are awesome.  You should see the smile on my face . .. !!! Sherman … Read more

Kate & David, Laurita Winery

Kate & David married at Laurita Winery, in New Egypt, NJ on a luxurious Friday in September. Kate Says: Wow! The pics. are awesome!  I can’t wait to see the rest of them!  The puddle photo is so cool!   I’m so excited! The couple prepared at Dancer Farm Bed & Breakfast, located right next door … Read more

Diane & Chris, Laurita Winery

Diane & Chris married on a beautiful September day ,  at beautiful Laurita Winery in New Egypt, NJ. Diane & Chris say: ” We love our photos, thank you, Rebecca!” Laurita Winery offers great options to photograph the couple!  Floral arrangements by Carl Alan Floral Design, LTD in Philadelphia.  Hair design and cosmetic application by 75 … Read more

Becca & Mike, Brigantine, NJ

Becca & Mike live in NYC but spend a lot of time in Brigantine, NJ.  The couple is busy planning their summer 2011 wedding celebration  at the Cescaphe Ballroom in Philadelphia. Rebecca, I couldn’t be happier with our engagement photos.  They are beautiful and I think you helped us look great!  Thank you for all … Read more

Rebecca Barger Photography Featured in Brides Magazine

Four of my photos are featured in Brides Magazine. Yay! Bride Magazine quotes Rebecca Barger: “The stairs at the entrance to the Franklin offer a variety of backdrops for shooting couples and their wedding parties,” says Rebecca Barger of Rebecca Barger Photography. “There are interesting architectural details at the top of the stairs, like stately … Read more

Katie & Kevin, engagement session

Katie & Kevin celebrate their engagement in Washington Square in historic Philadelphia.  Their wedding is at The Franklin Institute. The photos are really great Rebecca…as you’ll see on facebook we’re (your photography) getting rave reviews!  We can’t wait to seethe rest! ~ Katie & Kevin See you next year at The Franklin Institute!

Lauren & Derek, Laurita Winery, New Egypt, NJ

Lauren & Derek held their  wedding reception at the stunning Laurita Winery in New Egypt, NJ. Derek posted this referral: Rebecca is fun, yet professional, catered to our needs, and most importantly takes phenomenal pictures!  She took everything my wife wanted into consideration, and was not over-controlling or too proud to ask us what we … Read more

Renay & Scott, Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia

Renay & Scott married  at the Ritz-Carlton in Philadelphia. Rebecca, I love the pictures!  They came out amazing!  I don’t know how we are going to choose…  Thank you so much for all of your hard work! ~Renay Hair by Justin and cosmetics by Catherine each from Louis Christian Salon in Cherry Hill.  Renay’s engagement ring … Read more

Elizabeth & Justin, Glen Foerd Mansion

Elizabeth & Justin met while they attended Princeton University where they graduated in 2007. Right after their four year dating anniversary, Justin proposed!  Nuptials on June 19th, 2010 at Glen Ford Mansion. Hi Rebecca.  Our photos are breathtaking!  We are loving looking through them and reliving all the wonderful moments of the wedding.  ~Elizabeth & Justin … Read more

Lauren & Chris, Old St. Joe’s, McDonald’s Restaurant, Cescaphe Ballroom

Lauren & Chris married at Philadelphia’s  Old St. Joe’s on June 11th, 2010. Reception at Cescaphe Ballroom.  We had a quick stop  for a burger and fries at McDonald’s on Broad at Arch. Lauren & Chris say this: I cannot tell you how incredibly pleased Chris and I were with the service provided by you … Read more

Lee & Brian, The Franklin Institute Science Museum

Lee & Brian married at beautiful St. Matthias Church in Bala Cynwyd.  Their reception for 200 was held at The Franklin Institute Science Museum.  Below are Lee & Brian and their bridal party entering the Franklin Institute. Rebecca, the photos are stunning! You really captured the excitement of the day; the photos are priceless! Thank you … Read more

Krystin & Keith, Radnor Hunt Club

Krystin & Keith married on May 22, 2010 at the Radnor Hunt Club in Malvern. It poured rain as we drove on 476 to the location…it slowly cleared up and Krystin & Keith had the outdoor ceremony they had planned! Rebecca, we wanted to thank you again for all you did as our photographer… You … Read more

Marina & Seth, Belle Voir Manor

Marina & Seth married on May 14, 2010 at Belle Voir Manor located on the banks of the Delaware River. The couple met while in school at Harvard, they now live in Korea.  We did our planning by Skype. Their special day featured both a Christian ceremony, officiated by Marina’s brother,  and a Korean Paebaek … Read more

Maryann & Cody, Adventure Aquarium

Maryann & Cody held their wedding vows on May 8th, at Resurrection of Our Lord in Philadelphia. Their reception for 300 was held at Adventure Aquarium. Cody & Maryann said ” ~ Love our pictures! We especially love the photos with the kids in them, they turned out great!  You did such a great job, … Read more

Suzanne & Christopher, Villanova Chapel, Crystal Tea Room

Suzanne & Christopher had their wedding at the chapel on the campus of Villanova University ,  Reception for  250 at Philadelphia’s Crystal Tea Room. Suzanne says:  “Rebecca, thank you so much for dropping off the album and all the extra surprises!  The gift package was so fun and we sincerely appreciate it all.  These personal … Read more

Kimberly & Daniel, Hyatt at Bellevue, Colonial Dames

Kimberly & Daniel married at Colonial Dames in Philadelphia.  We had a most glorious day! Kim says:  “Rebecca, I always felt like I never looked good in photos, that the images didn’t reflect how I actually felt about myself…in your photos, everyone looks amazing!  I knew you would take amazing pictures but these exceeded my … Read more

Michelle & Rich, The Old Mill

Michelle & Rich married on April 23, a beautiful spring day!  The Old Mill in Rose Valley, was the setting for both their ceremony & reception. I’ve photographed many weddings at The Old Mill, but have never seen a ceremony inside the ruins…romantic!  As you may know from my previous blogs, I LOVE architecture, especially … Read more

Country Club wedding

Lauren & Bob married in  April  with the ceremony at Resurrection of Our Lord Church and reception at Meadowlands Country Club. Lauren says: ” Thank YOU, Rebecca.  I really love the pics on the blog, but then I knew to expect great shots after seeing your previous work!  I had a few people comment that the … Read more

Renay & Scott, Eagles fans at Lincoln Financial Field

Renay & Scott are getting married this summer at The Ritz-Carlton in Philadelphia.  They are HUGE Eagles Fans (with season tickets, of course) and we did their engagement shoot at Lincoln Financial Field. Renay says: Hi Rebecca!  Love our photos!  I think they came out great! I particularly like the black and white.  I can’t … Read more