GEM Photography is a wedding photographer based in New Britain, Connecticut. Owner Raina McMillan cherishes the opportunity to preserve each couple’s authentic story as they celebrate their commitment to one another. She captures light, timeless, and beautiful images designed to be viewed and treasured for years to come. Her work has been featured in publications like Strictly Weddings, Every Last Detail, The Glittery Bride, and more.
Raina understands that each wedding is as unique as the couple getting married, and she aims to capture the individuality of each event. She believes that two partners’ nuptials are a reflection of their story so she creates a visual narrative of the celebration. An experience with GEM Photography begins with a consultation so she can get to know soon-to-be newlyweds and their vision. She offers an engagement session and planning assistance so that on the big day, new spouses can spend time with each other and their guests.
12 Reviews for GEM Photography
Recommended by 100% of couples
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Megan P. · Married on 07/10/2021
WOW WOW WOW! Absolutely incredible experience!
I can't say enough wonderful things about Raina! Not only are our photos absolutely gorgeous, but Raina went above and beyond to make our day special. My husband and I are forever grateful for her for documenting our wedding and giving us the most beautiful photos to preserve our memories. GEM Photography is absolutely top notch and we will be clients for LIFE! When we start our family, Raina will be our first call for photos. GEM Photography is a 5 star experience. There is no better photographer out there!Sent on 07/19/2021
GEM Photography's reply:Awww capturing your day was a complete honor and so much fun ... I cant wait til I can photograph little murdys
Jocelyn C. · Married on 05/18/2019
Completely professional and personal!
Raina was the best photographer our family has ever worked with! She was very prompt and prepared at every event we have used her for! She is very kind and makes you feel completely comfortable and always had our photos ready so fast! We will definitely use her in the future!Sent on 09/07/2020
Lisa B. · Married on 09/30/2018
Raina was great! She did an awesome job with my huge wedding party! The photo treats after the wedding were a great touch to!!!Sent on 11/14/2018
GEM Photography Price Rates
Due to what is going on in the wedding world GEM Photography is now offering small wedding collections starting at $600 for a ceremony and formals..
The Design Your Own package is where you fill out a quick questionnaire and Raina designs a package based on your answers. The benefit: The package is the perfect fit for your day
Minimum for Design Your Own Package is 2000