Rachel and Andy's Wedding
The wedding took place on a balmy summer day at Omni Bedford Springs. Between the natural setting, the bold colors, and the glowing couple, it was a photographers' dream! We'd like to thank Rachel and Andy for making us a part of their special day.
Photography by Autumn and Bill Stankay
Wedding Planning by Bryan Stiffler
It's finally here! Rachel and Andy are getting married!
The Wedding Dress (and the reception dress!) on display.
The shoes provided a bit of sparkle to the look.
And of course the rings providing even more sparkle!
Rachel's special garter provided the "something blue" of that old adage...
This colorful and unique arrangement was created by Linda Whitfield of The Loving Touch.
One of the bridesmaids getting ready, the anticipation evident in the mirror.
And here's the beautiful bride! Rachel had her hair and makeup done by Tina Greer from Frederick's Salon.
Getting ready with a little help from Mom.
Time to get going, with a little help from her friends.
A beautiful bridal portrait.
The Groom and his groomsmen are enjoying his last few moments as a bachelor with some fine whiskey.
The bride and groom exchanged a letter and a present, a sweet gesture to each other before their vows.
Can't resist showing it off!
Time to be on our way!
Rachel and Andy decided to have a slightly non-traditional meeting before the ceremony.
A beautiful moment!
Here comes the bride!
The trees provided a reverent setting.
Tying the knot.
Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Derr!
Now off to the reception!
Everyone is waiting in anticipation for the guests of honor to arrive...
A lovely sparkling cake creation from The Omni's Pastry Chefs.
The groom had this spiffy cake dedicated to him as well!
With a name like Tricky Dick & the Cover-Ups, this band has to be interesting.
Someone is approaching...
The Rachel and Andy Derr have arrived!
It's time to celebrate and have their first dance.
All smiles as the bridesmaids deliver their speeches.
Now it's time to party!
Towards the end of the night, the formal dress code got a new definition...
Between the lighting and the festive mood, Tricky Dick & The Cover-Ups were an awesome choice.
It was a magical end to a magical evening.
Congratulations Rachel and Andy!
Videography by Todd from Evermark Studios.