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Yale Crew, Quinnipiac River, New Haven, CT PRINTS AVAILABLE, Images are available for license please contact Ian for more info, ~Ian


City Church day of caring, New Haven. my church took to the streets of New Haven this summer… I Heart New Haven/ Bridgeport from City Church on Vimeo.   Share This Post on Facebook!    


I met Lauren and Bob at a Inside Out New Haven, a group of us photographed sidewalk portraits under the highway bridge as part of a public art exhibit. Lauren and Bob stepped up to my camera. Fast forward a few years…Lauren and Bob approached me about photographing their wedding out on Pot Island, off […]


I photographed the backyard wedding of Lauren Ruff and Erick Fix in Stockton NJ this past weekend. During the dinner, we were surprised by a herd of deer that appeared at the edge of the woods. The bride and groom graciously let me interrupt their meal to see if we could get a photo or […]


Wenxi and Jue – White dress portraits Location: Chetstone Photographer : Ian Christmann   Share This Post on Facebook!    


Heather and Jeremy’s engagement session on the beach in Belize!  I just got back from working on photography for the YWAM campus on Ambergris Caye and Jeremy and Heather who are staff there, had just got engaged (out on that little dock on the right) a few days before. We seized the moment one morning just […]


How to color match strobes to any lighting condition I’ve worked out a process I wanted to share for color correcting my strobes that results in a lot less post-process color correction time (like none). This works well whether you’re shooting a wedding in a windowless hotel ballroom and need a little fill light, or […]


2013 Highlights This is a total Cluster-jumble of year’s worth of work on one page. This is never an easy task to compile this and I wish I could add every shoot i’ve done this year, but I just. don’t. have. room! I hope you enjoy seeing this as much as I enjoyed creating it. […]


Super grateful for the opportunity to host a photographers hangout shoot at Chetstone yesterday. Around 30 photographers, models and makeup artists from as far as NY came in for an afternoon of hanging out and shooting. The event was organized by photographers Dave Noonan and Laura Decarlo. It was so much fun to have a […]


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