My name is Marianne Bley. I am a wedding, newborn & branding photography specialist. My home studio is located on Chadwick Beach Island in Lavallette, Ocean County New Jersey 08735.

I am passionate about capturing life's milestones, both big and small, for couples and growing families and assisting them in preserving their images by creating stunning wall displays and tabletop heirloom products to grace their living spaces with the ones they hold most dear to their hearts for generations to come.


Engagement Photographer

Rustic Engagement Session | Monmouth County Wedding Photographer | New Jersey Engagement Photographer

  1. Courtney says:

    Love how well you capture the love that brought them together! Such beautiful engagement photos!

  2. Corey says:

    Beautiful engagement session!

  3. Emily says:

    What great engagement photographs. You photographed them so perfectly!

  4. Nikki says:

    It’s so nice that you got to document this special occasion for your friends! I’m sure they will treasure these beautiful engagement photographs forever.

  5. Cari says:

    Beautiful images!

  6. amanda myers says:

    These are great engagement photos! This couple is so lucky to have photos. Best wishes!

  7. Dawn says:

    What a fun and creative engagement session!

  8. Gringa Margarita says:

    These are so sweet! I love the silhouette shot!

  9. sarah says:

    Oh my goodness – these engagement photos are amazing. this location in New Jersey was perfect for this session! Well done!

  10. Lori says:

    Gorgeous photos! You are an amazing photographer!

  11. Lauren says:

    Sweet little couple. Happy engagement and blessings on your coming life together! Lovely engagement session, Marianne!

  12. Brenden says:

    What a sweet engagement session. I love that the groom looks like he has a real smile, they look so in love and happy. Can’t wait to see the wedding photographs.

  13. Laci Frazier says:

    These are so sweet, I bet they had so much fun creating these memories together for their engagement photos. My favourite is the silhouette shot, absolutely love it. Wonderful job!

  14. This engagement session makes me smile! Beautiful photography from Monmouth County

  15. This park looks like it suited them perfectly! And the light was perfect for this evening engagement session!

  16. christine d says:

    Holmdel Park looks like the perfect setting for this couple! There is not a lot of clutter in the background, so their love is the focus of the photos. That is perfect for an engagement session. I can’t wait to see what you do with their wedding photos!

  17. Christine says:

    Very sweet engagement session! You really captured the love between them in these photographs!

  18. Cute engagement photos! Looks like a great location Monmouth County!

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