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Kitty Gonser · Married on 06/12/2019
Simply the best experience we could have hoped for!
From the very beginning working with Betty was great! She is responsive, helpful, and has great ideas. Betty was supportive and a sounding board in my quest to find the right dress for our pictures. Plus, the day of the photoshoot was so much fun! She knew all the best places to take photos and gave us clear instructions on how to pose to get the best shots. It was really a great time.Sent on 06/21/2019
I still can't stop looking at the finished products, the pictures are fantastic! We didn't realize we could look so good. All of my friends keep asking me who took the photos and are very impressed. We could not be happier to have worked with Betty! We are both very grateful that she shared her photography experience with us and we would recommend her 100%.
E. Freeman · Married on 10/13/2018
Highly Recommend Photography by Betty Elaine
Betty was incredible from our first meeting through follow-up and delivery of our photos! She recently photographed both our engagement shoot and our outdoor wedding, and she was a delight to work with. Betty is truly a professional, and her work exceeded our expectations in every way. She instils immediate trust and confidence, which translates into unbelievable photos that capture the emotion and excitement in a way we never thought possible. Most importantly, Betty made us feel at ease throughout both our engagement shoot and our wedding. She possesses a calm, reassuring demeanor, and we were very fortunate to have her as a part of our special day. Her eye for small but significant details is incredible, and we have had many friends and family comment that she took some of the best wedding photos they have ever seen – we couldn’t agree more!Sent on 12/08/2018
Karly · Married on 10/12/2018
Betty is a magical wizard!
I am so grateful to have found Betty Elaine Photography! As non-denominational folks with a penchant for small symbolic details, I was worried that I wouldn't be able to find someone who understood our aesthetic and requests. Betty totally blew my expectations out of the water! She was not only was incredibly receptive to our ideas, but enhanced them, providing suggestions and recommendations that would make for truly special images. Not only that, she was willing to travel all across the state! It meant so much to be able to work out these logistics to capture the precious places to our lives.Sent on 12/17/2018
Betty was super professional when it came to prompt communication and scheduling, accessible information about her services, and easy payment options for invoices. She was wonderfully warm and personal when it came to capturing just that little bit of golden hour or the joy in our family's faces during the event. Her thoughtfulness and care in capturing these images is evident in every single picture I received. Our friends, family and we are in constant awe of our engagement and wedding photos! I cannot recommend Betty Elaine Photography and her incredible talent enough. Thank you for everything, Betty!
Matthew · Married on 06/27/2018
We had a good time shooting with Betty. She did a wonderful job and was even able to get us sneak peaks for our reception (which was nice to share with our guests).Sent on 07/26/2018
In addition she was super nice about taking plenty of photos with our crazy family!
Megan · Married on 06/18/2018
Betty was phenomenal from the moment we booked. She was professional, responsive, and very fun to work with. She captured some amazing shots of our wedding day. We couldn't be more thrilled!Sent on 07/10/2018
Elizabeth · Married on 07/29/2017
Planning a wedding 2300 miles away from your location can be tricky, let alone doing it while in graduate school. Betty from day one was not only accommodating, but patient and enthusiastic. Her artistry and talents are apparent in every frame of our wedding day, and her attention to details made me feel confident that she would capture every little thing we wanted to be able to treasure for years to come. We chose Betty because she has an incredible skill in capturing the beauty of the PNW, from our beach-side shots to our backyard reception and our high-rise sunset engagement session. Her versatility and eagerness to get those "super cool" shots truly maker her a phenomenal photographer.Sent on 08/27/2017
Jessica · Married on 06/03/2017
We loved working with Betty and were incredibly impressed with the quality of the images she captured for us. We did an engagement session as well as wedding day photos, and Betty made us feel comfortable and at ease even though we aren't usually wild about being photographed. She is also superb at wrangling people for photos on the day and is prompt in all her communication. Would highly recommend for any photo occasion you have!Sent on 09/03/2017
alicia · Married on 05/20/2017
Betty is such an AMAZING photographer!!
I am so happy that I chose Betty to do our pictures. She is such an amazing photographer and I could not have been happier with how our pictures came out. She took us to Snoqualmie falls and they turned out perfect!Sent on 10/22/2018
Crystal · Married on 08/28/2016
Betty was beyond amazing to work with. From our very first meeting with her, she was energetic and engaging while still maintaining an aura of professionalism and real know-how in regards to her technology (my husband is a big techie, and he loved that Betty obviously knew her technology and went into detail about how she backs up all her files and keeps everything safe). She did our engagement photos in addition to our wedding (as well as a boudoir sesh for me!), and we loved every second of working with her! She always made us feel comfortable in our own skin (even though we are probably the most awkward couple in front of a camera ever), was a big help in picking out our engagement shoot fashion, and was great at posing us. She always got our photos back to us a week earlier than the estimated time frame in her contract, which was always a nice surprise! Overall, she felt more like a good friend to us than a "vendor," and we look forward to working with her again for other big milestones in the future.Sent on 10/11/2016
Ashley · Married on 09/06/2015
Betty was absolutely amazing to work with! She was extremely organized and flexible with our schedule and timeline. She was easy to communicate with and set is at ease on our wedding day. We got so many amazing photographs and moments captured!Sent on 11/09/2015
Julie · Married on 08/22/2015
Betty was absolutely my favorite vendor that we booked for our wedding. I can't imagine sharing our day with anyone else! From the engagement shoot, to the wedding day, to getting our pictures back, to working on our album, Betty is amazing at what she does. She captured every moment of our wedding day, and we even got to spend some time taking pictures at sunset. We got to see our photos in a very timely manner and I can't wait to see the finished product of our album. On top of that, she did an amazing job dealing with my mildly dramatic family. Thanks Betty for making our wedding day even more perfect, and for taking such beautiful pictures for us to cherish forever!Sent on 10/12/2015
Emily · Married on 08/08/2015
Betty was amazing. Not only does she have a style and skill level unlike others, but she is fun and easy to be around and work with. I have recommended her to everyone I know. My husband and I really loved our pictures, and she captured our big day perfectly. Betty is absolutely wonderful, I hope to be able to work with her again in the future!Sent on 10/05/2015
Rebecca · Married on 07/18/2015
Betty was so professional before the wedding day and during it, she was very good at getting the family in the right place for photos, and wasn't shy about asking people to move around so she could deliver photos beyond what I expected. The photos are so good and really show the essence of the day and the values of me and my husband . I really couldn't be happier with what was delivered, she was exactly what was needed on the day so that we could get some great memories and everyone has said how great the photos are!Sent on 08/25/2015
Rowena · Married on 06/20/2015
We could not be happier with our choice of photographer. Betty is an amazing photographer and very professional. Her photographs are works of art displaying natural lighting. Our guests loved our engagement and wedding photos. She truly captured the memories of our wedding day in a story like fashion. If you are looking for a beautiful and unique style of photographs that won't break your budget, I would highly recommend Photography by Betty Elaine.Sent on 08/28/2015
User4307998 · 2+ years ago
Without a doubt, one of the most valuable investments we had during our wedding is having Betty document it for us. We have had the chance to work with Betty three times!—engagement session, court house wedding and our wedding reception that came three months after the wedding. And we’ve had the greatest experience on all three!Sent on 12/20/2015
Betty has a great personality, friendly, easy to talk to and work with. She has a good eye, resourceful and creative and has a gift of capturing moments that are timeless! She was very flexible when we had a last minute venue change for our wedding reception portraits, which we initially wanted taken at a nearby park. At that time, we were ready to go without the portraits since we didn’t show up on the scheduled time, and our guests already started arriving. But, she remained professional and calm and as it turned out, we had the best, most personal portraits taken around our neighborhood, steps away from our home, where we had our wedding reception!
Also, as we did all our wedding planning ourselves, we had the opportunity to directly communicate with Betty throughout the process. She has been very professional since the beginning. She clearly explained her process, followed up as the dates approached and was always responsive when we had questions.
And so if you’re still looking for a wedding photographer and reading this review, please, you’ve already found her!
Kristine · Married on 05/03/2015
Beautifully done photos and received them very quickly after our wedding! Couldn't of asked for anything more.Sent on 05/12/2015
Katie · Married on 10/04/2014
Betty was wonderful! Even though we were hundreds of miles and several states apart, Betty was always responsive and helpful, even with the tiniest of details and questions.Sent on 11/24/2014
Prior to our wedding she asked great questions, some of which I hadn't even thought of! I knew she was going to come to our big day prepared and ready to hit the ground running.
On our wedding day she was professional and accommodating to our large wedding party. I felt at ease when she directed our shots, and as self-proclaimed 'unphotogenic people', my husband and I were thankful for that!
Betty was quick to return our images, which was such a welcome surprise! I think I looked through them a million times and keep falling in love with them and the day all over again. Our family and friends continually offer compliments of her amazing work, and we absolutely love some of the candid moments she captured.
Picking a wedding photographer can be a daunting task, so many blogs and galleries to look through, but picking Photography by Betty Elaine was an easy choice and one we are so happy we made!
Megan · Married on 08/31/2014
Betty was absolutely amazing to work with, and there is no one else that I would have trusted with our wedding photography. She captured every aspect of our day perfectly, was the consummate professional, and has an eye for knowing just what angle/background/positioning makes for the most flawless photo.Sent on 10/21/2014
User4375949 · 2+ years ago
My husband Quinton and I were SO grateful and thrilled to work with such amazing vendors and even friends, including the talents of Photography by Betty Elaine who has also known Quinton and his family since birth. She really never missed a moment of our big day from getting makeup ready to our first look just inside the mansion, to the ceremony, our incredible getaway on a small yacht, and our visit to the local ice cream parlor after we disembarked from the boat ride! She really captures the richness of the mansion venue as well as the colors in our flowers, decor, and the grounds. Her entire set of edits from our wedding have completely exceeded our expectations! Our friends and family cannot stop raving about them either.Sent on 09/04/2014
Kayla · Married on 06/14/2014
Betty did an amazing job photographing our engagement & wedding! You will not be disappointed :)Sent on 07/22/2014
Torrey · Married on 05/10/2014
Betty was a professional throughout from our first meeting on to capturing every important moment in our wedding. She was friendly, fun, and had a great eye in capturing details. She is also skilled at directing people with poses so you aren't left wondering what to do and makes it all look so natural. We are very happy with how both our engagement and wedding photos turned out. Everyone has been so complimentary as well.Sent on 06/25/2014
Jenifer · Married on 12/28/2013
Betty was fantastic! She was friendly and personable, and we felt as though we were having a really good friend take pictures of our wedding. She took the time to learn about us, our relationship, and our plans for the wedding well in advance. We were very pleased with the way she worked and with the absolutely gorgeous photos that she took of our special day. We would recommend her to anyone!Sent on 04/24/2014
Emily · Married on 07/05/2013
Look no further if you want a professional, timely, artistic, organized, fun and talented photographer. Betty was so easy to work with and from the start she put me at ease because she took such care in discovering what we desired for our wedding day as a couple. Going over the details of the day and scheduling the pictures timeline was a breeze. And on the day of our wedding, Betty, her husband Matt who ran the photobooth and Courtney, her second shooter for the day were all so calm and focused and happy to be a part of our day. Betty is a great problem solver and she was determined to get what we needed captured on our wedding day no matter what. I knew I could rest easy that pictures would be taken and that they'd look amazing. We also had Betty take our engagement photos and they were breathtaking! She had us do something unique and a little risky by taking us to an old abandoned church and the result was pure beauty. She captured us as a couple so well and the pictures are still getting great first reactions from friends and strangers. Betty has an amazing eye for beauty and she knows how to use her own unique photography style to capture moments in time in such a graceful way. She is truly an artist. Book her. Book her now. Book her before her prices double and/or she has no openings!Sent on 07/24/2013
Amy · Married on 05/25/2013
My husband and I were so incredibly pleased with Photography by Betty Elaine for our wedding. We honestly couldn't have asked for a better photographer. Betty was very clear and prompt in communication with us, is reasonably priced, made sure that we were getting everything we wanted, and took the time to get to know us so that she could best meet our photography needs. On the day of our wedding, Betty not only took our pictures, but helped me stay calm when nerves set in, made sure my hair was always in place, and took care of everything we needed. We've received endless compliments on the photos from our engagement shoot and wedding. We would definitely recommend Betty to anyone! She's super easy to work with and we're happy to have had her photograph our wedding as well as become a friend!Sent on 06/25/2013
Rebekah · Married on 10/05/2012
Finding the perfect photographer was really important to us. We wanted someone that would have some slightly different ideas from many typical wedding photographers while not completely breaking the bank. Photography by Betty Elaine was the PERFECT fit. She was always quick to respond to any questions while helping me come up with some fun ideas for our engagement session. Her unique and fresh take on photography transferred flawlessly from the engagement session to our wedding day. Betty made sure I was always comfortable and happy when it came to her part in our wedding (which is incredibly nice considering all of the other stresses that come with wedding planning). She provided us with not only an amazing and beautiful selection of wedding party and family shots but also captured so many awesome candid moments. Her beautiful work provided us with smiles, tears and quite a few chuckles after the wedding. I cannot recommend Betty enough. She was a true blessing!Sent on 03/20/2013