Through the lens and medium of film photography, Danielle shares the magic of your story...each moment, milestone and memory. Focused on capturing imagery that you can feel and not just see, her clients are passionate about documenting what matters most with the artistry and attention it deserves. 

Emotive - Honest - Intentional

east coast wedding photographer

From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, Danielle focuses on capturing the real and meaningful moments that are naturally present on a wedding day. Her clients value the emotional significance that both their wedding day and imagery symbolize, whether through a passing glance, infectious smile, or a quiet candid moment. 

Photography for the modern romantic.

Focused on imagery that is honest and classic, balancing the candid with the composed; Danielle focuses on presenting her couples with a fulfilling and complete story of their day.

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Danielle James is an artist first and photographer second. A part of her entire life, it wasn’t until she began both shooting and developing film in college that her greatest passion, photography, emerged. Danielle is devoted to honoring and sharing her couples’ stories and capturing them in an honest and classic way.

Her philosophy of “images that you can feel, not just see” stems from this devotion. Her clients’ imagery is art first and a photograph second and is respected as such. 


About Danielle James

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"I find myself getting lost in our wedding photos."

abby & grant

"One of the best decisions we made for our wedding day."

vanessa & zach

"We truly couldn't be happier!"

Courtney & shane


For once-in-a-lifetime occasions you'll relive again and again.

Inquire about your wedding or celebration today.