Pittsburgh Wedding Photographer | “Weddings by Heather” | Celebrating Love in Photography
Heather Lahtinen, of the award winning “Weddings by Heather”, has been recognized both locally and nationally as one of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s most sought after wedding photographers. Her photographs showcase her passion not only for weddings, romance and sexy images but also for her love of each client. Heather is driven by an overwhelming passion and desire to photograph couples in love. Her love for God, family, her clients and her art becomes obvious to those she meets.
Pittsburgh Wedding Photographers
“Weddings by Heather” is proud to offer Wedding photography coverage, and product inclusions are highly customizable. Wedding Photography packages can be created to suite each clients needs. Hourly and intimate wedding event photography is also available as well as off-season and non-Saturday coverage options.
Pittsburgh Bridal Photographer
The Experience Romance Bridal photography session is designed for couples who wish to capture fabulous photographs without the pressure of the wedding day timeline. Heather will spend 2-4 hours photographing you either before or after your wedding day at a location of your choosing. Whatever your motivation, we promise a fun and relaxing bridal photography session that will produce amazing pictures. The bride and groom will dress in their formal wedding attire with no limit on the number of photographs captured. All pictures will be accessible via a private, online photography viewing gallery. The Bridal photography session includes a 6×6 Fine Art Photographic Album. The re-touched high resolution digital photographs, or prints, may be purchased separately.
Pittsburgh Engagement Photographer
The Engagement photography experience is photographed on location with an emphasis on the unique relationship between the couple. Photography coverage includes a custom designed 8×6 Fine Art signature guestbook.
Pittsburgh Boudoir and Intimate Photographer
Sexy, fun, wild, intimate, relaxed, gorgeous, fabulous photography. Boudoir photography experiences can be photographed by Heather at any location where you feel comfortable (including Heather’s own home). You’ll feel like a model with a professional make-up artist and up to four outfit changes. Pictures are posted online in a private photography viewing gallery and you will receive a 6×6 custom designed Fine Art album. The retouched high resolution digital photographs may be purchased separately.
Mini photography session are available which includes professional make-up and two outfit changes. Remember, boudoir photography sessions are not just for brides, they make wonderful anniversary photography gifts!
Pittsburgh Newborn Photographer
Newborn photography sessions are photographed in the clients home, preferably during the first week of life . Heather’s ability to capture the most precious moments of life has been featured in both print and on television. Every newborn photography album is custom designed in Heather’s Fine Art style. They have custom covers, the pictures are printed on the page on a fine art matte surface. Photography coverage of the birth can be added to this session.
Award Winning, Published Pittsburgh Wedding Photographer
“Weddings by Heather” Wedding photography has been featured in The Knot BEST of Weddings issue for the fourth year in a row. Since 2007 The Knot, nationaly considered the premiere guide for new brides, has reconized Heather as one of the BEST Photographers in Pittsburgh. Each year the editors at the Knot asks thousands of recent Pittsburgh brides what they really thought about their vendors. “Creative, tender, engaging, trendy, classy, artistic, energetic, and sincere” are just some of the words these brides have used to describe their experiences with this Pittsburgh photographer.
Heather’s wedding photography has been regularly featured in issues of both local and national publications, including Modern Bride, Pittsburgh Wedding Magazine and The Knot.
Pittsburgh Photography Training and Workshops
Heather also spends her time as an educator. She offers seminars and private consultations on wedding photography and business. As an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop, she offers technical training as well.
Heather’s courses include an Advanced Photoshop Workshop. This workshop is geared towards photographers, with an emphasis on efficiency (shortcut keys, actions, presets, etc). Students work on a variety of photographs, including; wedding, portrait, newborn, family and children. This workshop is a mix of instruction, demonstration and hands-on application.
Another one of Heather’s popular workshops is her comprehensive Lightroom Workshop. This is a must for anyone who takes photo. Heather teaches in a way to help people gain more confidence regarding workflow, file organization and output. Heather strives to teach her students to become more efficient so that they can spend more time photographing or pursuing other passions!