Hello, and welcome to the SH Blog! I'm Sara Haines, and I am a lifestyle, wedding, and portrait photographer based in Brookville, Pennsylvania. I hope you grab some coffee and enjoy viewing my latest work and getting a little peek into my life! 

A Shell Island Resort Wedding | Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina The forecast was grim. A few days before Ethan and Brooke’s beach wedding, the weather was calling for Tropical Storm Elsa to be slamming North Carolina with incredibly strong winds, flooding and power outages. Claire and I kept saying to one another “What is going […]

A Heinz Memorial Chapel Wedding | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania We absolutely loved being a part of Rachel and Ewing’s wedding day and I’m so very glad our paths crossed. It all started one day after Kellan’s Rising Star’s Basketball practice. I picked Kellan up from basketball and the first words out of his mouth were “Mom! […]

A Haskell House Wedding | Clarion, Pennsylvania Finally getting to watch Kelsey and Tristen get married felt like such a victory. Because of the pandemic, they had to wait an additional year to have their wedding. It was worth the wait. They got married on a beautiful, sunny day and while it was very hot […]

A Trinity Point Church Wedding | Clarion, Pennsylvania Nicole and Caleb are the sweetest couple. You can just feel it when you’re with them! You can see it when you watch them interact. You can hear it in the stories that their family members and best friends shared about them. They are truly soulmates and […]

A Maker’s Warehouse Wedding | Saint Mary’s Pennsylvania One of my favorite things to experience at a wedding is watching the bride and groom really realize how much their life has just changed. Normally when this happens, there are tears and hugs and a few minutes of just being in awe of what just happened. […]

Amy and Derek were so easy to talk to and get to know. As soon as I introduced myself, it felt like I had known them forever! As we walked around Clear Creek State Park, I heard about their families, their wedding planning, their jobs, and what they love most in life. It’s sessions like […]

A Barn at Rayne Run Wedding | Marion Center, Pennsylvania It was an absolute JOY to be with Andrea and Willie on their wedding day this past Saturday! They were married at the gorgeous Barn at Rayne Run in Marion Center, Pennsylvania. The light was incredible, the portraits were insanely beautiful and everything went as […]

A Sacred Heart Catholic Church Wedding, Saint Mary’s Pennsylvania The day started with bubbly personalities and sweet greetings from all the girls as they were getting their hair and makeup done at KC Studios in downtown Saint Mary’s, PA. Claire and I walked in, found Becky and then one by one I met her amazing […]

A Rustic Outdoor Farm Wedding | Pennsylvania This is a very special wedding that I’m sharing today! You’re going to love the sunset portraits and the rustic portraits in the woods with glowy light peeking through the trees…. but what I love the most about this wedding is the couple! I’ve known Karly for most […]

An Irons Mill Farmstead Wedding in New Wilmington, PA We were driving to Jenna and Ben’s wedding day and really couldn’t believe our eyes as it was a complete mix of SNOW and rain! Claire and I were bracing ourselves for how this weather would impact the day’s events. One of the sweetest couples to […]