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Garth WoodsWHO


Garth is best known for his photos of Jazz artists, and is a member of the Jazz Journalists Association (JJA). His work has appeared in music publications, press kits, CD covers and liner notes, websites, magazines, and newspapers around the world. Avoiding "posed" and "staged" photography, his approach has always been journalistic, striving to capture photos that possess both beauty and moment.


WHY


If you seek to capture a milestone in your life with timeless photos, Garth's low-key approach will not interfere with that moment. Anyone can buy a camera, but looking through the lens with a lifetime of experience is what makes a photographer. Garth's eye and ability to find the meaningful shot make him a great choice for people seeking a natural and real way to document their special event.


WHAT AND HOW


Garth Woods is not selling you a 'package.' You are simply hiring a talented photojournalist. You will receive your digital images after Garth has carefully reviewed, edited and cropped them, which are yours to keep forever. You can then make your own prints or books, as you want or need. You are hiring Garth for a block of time. It's that simple.

It's the perfect way to have amazing and beautiful photographs without all the undue expense. No pressure, no hidden costs, no upselling! Simple. Elegant. Meaningful.

Based in the Pocono Mountains of PA


 

Pricing

*** Harmony Gardens Special Pricing ***

Ceremony: $700 (up to 2 hours)
Ceremony and Reception: $2,500 (up to 5 hours)
Ceremony: $600 (up to 2 hours)
Ceremony and Reception: $2000 (up to 5 hours)

Includes original quality finished photos, professionally processed with color-correction and cropping as needed, via electronic delivery, and on-line gallery for friends and family to enjoy.



 

Garth WoodsTestimonials




  • They are absolutely Gorgeous!!! Better than I have ever thought they could !!!! Your photos are amazing!! Thank you so much Garth!! . - Nicholl

  • We have some bright, crisp, and beautiful wedding photos thanks to Garth. Our wedding was small, outdoors, and planned only about a month before the event. We were thrilled that not only did Garth squeeze us in for a half day shoot, but that he gave us quality photos, with a very short turn around time digitally, and all for much less than what he probably could have charged. But the most important part is that we - and our families - loved the shots and were so glad to have hired a professional. I'm sorry it took three years to post this review; we just bought a home (and had a baby) and I was hanging pictures, and that reminded me to finally do this. - Lori M.

 

  • -Garth, Amazing photos!!! You really executed an outstanding job with our moments in time. For this we are truly grateful for allowing you the opportunity to display your talent at its finest. From the Lewis Family we bid you blessings in your endeavors to come!
    Kind Regards, - Mr. & Mrs. Lewis

 

  • -WOW !!! We are blown away by your work. Speechless in fact! The photos are incredible. The only regret we have is that we didn't keep you longer. Thank you for being a special part of our day. - Jami & Chicky

 

  • -THESE ARE AMAZING!!! We plan to order a BUNCH for ALL of our guests. We LOVE, LOVE, LOVE them...so creative and perfectly captured everything! The ripple shot in the water is soooo cool and getting the reflections...amazing. The colors...spectacular. I wish I had better words to express my gratitude and admiration for your talent. - Sherrie & Susan

 

  • -Thank you so much, Garth. The pictures are wonderful. Everything looks so bright and joyful. We couldn't be more happy to have captured the whole thing. It was everything we wanted. I felt like I was there all over again. I'm so glad Lois highly recommended not just taking pictures, but you in particular. Thank you again. So very much. Keep up the good work. Take care, - Emma & Rob

 

  • -Thank you so much for photographing our wedding. The ceremony was as beautiful as we had envisioned and you truely captured that essence. I can't believe how quick you were getting these to us. Loved going through the slideshow with Frank and reflecting on what we were thinking and feeling during the snapshots. Sincerely, - Wendy and Frank Arner

 

  • -Wow that was fast! Thank you so much for these wonderful photos to remember our day. We love them. We appreciate your time! It was nice meeting you. We will be sure to recommend you in the future. Thanks again! - Briana and Jace

 

  • -Oh, my! These pictures are absolutely perfect! Thank you so very much for capturing these special moments for us. - Danielle & Barrett

 

  • -Garth did an excellent job capturing so many wonderful moments during Danielle and Barrett's wedding. Thank You! - Mother of the Groom

 

  • -I just wanted to thank you so much for the wonderful job that you have done for us. It was such a pleasure meeting you, you made our special day even more special! The pictures are absolutely wonderful! Perfect, perfect, perfect! Thank you so much!
    All the best, - Linda and Sean

 

  • -Hi Garth! It was such a pleasure meeting you today and having you shoot our ceremony. These photos are even better than we could ever have hoped...and so fast! - Dorothea & Matthew

 

  • -I would like to thank you again for taking our wedding pictures. I had such great fun and you completely captured the joy of the day....the pictures are great. - Rosie & Luis

 

  • -Garth photographed our wedding and we never even noticed him. But when we saw the pictures – wow! We couldn't believe how gorgeous they were. We will treasure them forever. - Ann and Michael

 

  • -Thank you so much for taking all those photos. They look incredible! Thanks again for all you've done to make our wedding day memorable. The pictures are simply beautiful! - Jacklyn & John

 

  • -Garth, the pictures are amazing. I love them you caught some great candid moments.. - Stephanie

 

  • -Dear Garth,
    We received our wedding photos today. Thanks! That was fast. Some of our friends waited months for their photos. We are so excited and so far we love every one of them. Thank you for capturing our wedding in a way that really worked for us! - Zoey and Allen

 

  • -Garth, thank you very much for those photos. They are fantastic - exactly the sort of stuff we were hoping for! - Mike and Stella

 

  • -It was a real pleasure meeting you and having you take our wedding pictures. We are so happy with the fast turn around and the pictures. Thank you again. - Adriana

 






ORDER INFO

Purchasing Prints

You should notice a "Buy" icon above and right of individual photos. You can use this to purchase your favorite photos.

Photos are available in a variety of sizes and on a variety of quality photo papers.

You can crop the image to fit whatever size photo you wish to print right from within your shopping cart. However, I can also crop differently to allow you to print a better composition at your requested size. If you'd like a custom crop for any photo, please just let me know!

Click HERE for a description of paper types, a list of all available sizes and other gift offerings.

Click HERE for help on how to use the shopping cart.

If you would like to purchase a print of an image not currently for sale, or if you have any questions whatsoever about the print ordering process please email me.

Note: Any watermarks that appear online will not print with your prints or appear on original downloads.

 

Other Products

In addition to prints, I offer a number of other products to get the most out of your photos.
  • Hard-bound photo books carefully crafted by the photographer
  • Custom designed birth and engagement announcements
  • Thank you and holiday cards custom designed to fit your personality
  • Photo CD of all the full res photos from your session to save on your computer or print yourself
  • Digital downloads of individual photos
  • Misc. gifts (click on "buy" icon in image page to explore!)

My Guarantee

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If you are unhappy with your prints or gifts, Smugmug will refund your order or reprint. Simply send an email to help@smugmug.com within 30 days of receiving your order.

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