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! 

November weather is so unpredictable but for Pat and Dana the day turned out perfectly.  The freshly fallen snow provided a touch of winter while there was still a remnant of fall still around…however it was very COLD!  We met at a new wedding venue, The Cozy Country Barn, in Sigel PA that was so […]

Oh my goodness what a fun engagement session  with these two! I’m serious… look below and see how many times these two were simply just laughing with each other. Their March Wedding is going to be one for the books and I cannot wait!

You want to know what I love? I love it when couples do something unique for their engagement session! Not only do I love it when they select unique locations and ideas for their shoot, I also love it when these ideas and locations have sentimental value. Sharon emailed me and shared her engagement session […]

You know how great it feels to be around someone who just makes you feel like you can be 100% yourself? It’s the best feeling! That’s how I felt around Abigail and Andrew (aka Hondo)! These two are incredibly laid back and joyful. Their entire engagement session was filled with laughter, and I loved every […]

A Timeless Outdoor Wedding Brookville, PA Only in PA can the weather go from horribly hot to cold and rainy in just a matter of days.  Last week at this time, I would have never guessed we would be having fall weather already!  Believe me, I’m so happy for the break in the heat, but […]

  An Outdoor Country Wedding Brookville, PA There is just something special about the country.  Everything seems to happen at a slower pace… there’s less pressure of “performance”…everybody knows everybody…no stop lights…. no traffic. I love where I grew up.  Growing up in little Brookville, PA with good friends and sweet families surrounding us was such […]

A Country Wedding with a Special Surprise Pennsylvania Wedding Photographer Mayport, PA Ok, Cody & Angelica. I knew from the start that you two were meant for each other.  The way that you look at each other is magical and I knew that your wedding day would be amazing. You were so incredible to work […]

A Lighthouse Engagement Dear Allie and Theron (and Belle), thank you for being beautiful. And fun. And easy to photograph. And…just thanks. Can’t wait for your wedding day! Love, Me ]  

If you know me, you know I love to laugh. I also love to photograph pretty people…in pretty light…in pretty places. JACKPOT IN ALL FOUR AREAS with these two!!! I had a fantastic evening with Tyler & Olivia. Can’t wait for the wedding!

You just got engaged. You have your wedding date set. You have dreams of the perfect dress, an amazing venue, family and friends, and of course, beautiful photos from your wedding day. But before all of that comes engagement photos! This is the most AMAZING time for you and your photographer to get to know […]