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Here you'll find recent sessions & weddings musings from our cozy cabin in the woods. Grab a cup of coffee, pull up a chair, and stay awhile! We know you'll fall in love with some of our recent work and stories.

Hey there, we're Carmen and Chad! Wedding and portrait photographers located in southwestern Pennsylvania. We're passionate about capturing natural & timeless photographs for some of the Northeast's most genuine souls. Glad you're here! 


Why you should book Carmen May Photography for your proposal photos

Why you should book a proposal photo session

Engagement Photography


I’m happy to be sharing this wedding from last summer… finally now! This is a great laidback, outdoor wedding for 2020 inspiration! The scene took place at Sickman’s Mill in Pequea. An authentic, 4.5 story, 19th century flour and grist roller mill, still in working order to this day. It has a magical little creek […]

Hannah and Nathan’s Wedding

Fine Art Photography, Weddings, Engagements, Family Photos


Brides (and Grooms), don’t stress! Read on for great tips! Screenshot these items and have them ready in a box when we (photographers) arrive. Or have a bridesmaid or family member gather them for you instead. All of these getting ready items are fantastic to include in your wedding photos… in order to tell the […]

10 ways to set your wedding day up for success!

Wedding Photography

ohiopyle maternity photographer


It’s been a crazy warm winter season so far, and I’m happy that Erica and Zac’s maternity session was warm enough for their new baby on the way! Erica graduated high school with me and I always thought of her as a very bright and athletic student. So it’s no surprise that her example has […]

Erica and Zac’s Maternity session

Maternity Photography