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RachelleRapp
Wedding: 5/18/2013
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Believe the hype! posted 5/21/2013

JLB is the most talented photographer I've come across. My husband and I planned a small family wedding, the one thing I refused to sacrifice was a photographer. I searched the internet high and low and feel so fortunate to have come across JLB. We ultimately decided on a wedding date based on his availability and he did not disappoint. Every photo is outstanding and he couldn't have been more fun, nice or professional. He left our wedding at 11:30pm and by 1:00am there were already teaser photos online - I'm not sure how he does it! He seriously amazing and I would hire him again in a heart beat!

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kennykinsey
Wedding: 5/4/2013
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Jeffrey is the best! posted 5/22/2013

Thank you Jeffrey for capturing my wedding in your amazing photos. You are an original and your work speaks for itself! My husband and I are honored to have worked with you. We chose not to have a videographer because we knew Jeffrey could capture and preserve our moments in his photos the way we'd like to remember them. We were right! We highly recommend Jeffrey. He is a consummate professional with a creative eye unlike any other. Thanks Jeffrey!!

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gunnerz19
Wedding: 7/7/2012
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JLB is the best! posted 11/21/2012

Hands down one of, if not the best choice we made as far as our wedding goes. JLB was great in capturing what we were exactly looking for. Right from our first meeting, we were really comfortable with Jeff and what he wanted to capture for our wedding.

He definitely listens to what his customers are looking for and makes sure he is a match with the couple.

He really blended in during our wedding day and felt like one of the family.

Last but not least, the pictures of course turned out great. We didn't know what to expect from the poses and angles he was making us do until we saw the prints.
Thanks again for everything JLB!!!

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Knottie41022964
Wedding: 9/28/2015
Amazing! posted 9/28/2014

I found Jeffrey online and fell in love with his pictures. The moments he captured blew me away! After, meeting with Jeffrey, I knew I made the right choice! He has so much knowledge and passion for what he does and it shows! He was amazing to work with and captured so many amazing pictures! My favorite part of the pictures is that they truly tell the story of the love between my husband and I and more importantly our special day. I couldn't be happier!

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chritter10
Wedding: 8/16/2014
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Amazing Photographer posted 9/25/2014

Jeffrey was fantastic!

He is an incredibly talented photographer, all of the photos felt natural and encapsulated the energy of the day perfectly. He was super friendly, down to earth and a REALLY happy guy. We felt so comfortable around him (I am super camera shy).

He managed to get the most intimate photos of our ceremony without us even knowing he was there. He never missed a beat. He was able to pull us aside for a sunset photo and the most awesome sparkler vineyard shot.

I honestly can not recommend Jeffrey enough.

Did I mention he makes amazing animated gifs as well? They are magical.

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Lindze99
Wedding: 6/21/2014
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Creative Photographer posted 9/25/2014

Jeffrey is truly an artist. There are many great photographers, but Jeffrey is in a league of his own. He makes it a point to get to know each of his couples in order to tell their unique love story through his photos. We truly loved the unique perspective he captured on our special day. Simply the best!

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ericamedvinsky
Wedding: 7/11/2015
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JLB best in the game! posted 9/24/2014

Jeff of JLB Wedding is hands down the most incredible photographer in the game. Not only is he extremely easy (fun!) to work with, he is very professional. His ability to capture the true essence of a couple is a real gift. Jeff shot our engagement photos in July, and not only did we receive them super fast, we were overwhelmed with by the quality, the beauty, and his artistry. We had never seen photos like them, and that was a consistent comment we received from families and friends. "They look like they belong on the cover of a magazine", was a popular comment we received. To top it off, the GIF he was able to create blew us away. His style is impeccable, and he is on the cutting edge of techniques that make each individual session very unique. This is not your typical photographer. If you are looking for photos that will capture your special moments and last you a lifetime, Jeff is your guy. If you are even questioning hiring him, pick up the phone and call him now. It will be the best decision you have ever made.

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Puthaisa
Wedding: 9/1/2014
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I was looking for an engagement photographer but I was tired of the usual cliche pictures. After I saw my friend's story session in NYC, I fell in love with Jeff's creative style and convinced my fiancé to book him for our shoot in NYC despite the fact that there are many options here. To me, his work stood out because he uses many different kinds of lens i.e. Portrait, wide angle, and even tilt shift! This made the pictures so interesting and not boring. He also has so many cool tricks including different color filters, sparkler shots, and his signature gif pictures which were featured in so many blogs. When we actually got to work with him, we were even more impressed by personality and his willingness to go above and beyond. He always smiled, was so flexible and easy going, and made us feel so comfortable during the shoot. He did his homework on the locations, picked all the right spots, and guided us to pose naturally. By the end of the shoot, both my fiancé (who usually doesn't care about taking pictures that much) and I had so much fun and it's clear to us that Jeff really loves what he does. After finishing the shoot at almost 9pm, we got a teaser for our pictures right away! We couldn't be more happy with the outcome and would highly recommend him to anyone!

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lizzie5688
Wedding: 6/20/2014
OUT OF THS WORLD posted 6/25/2014 (modified 6/25/2014)

Jeffrey is the absolute best. No question about it. If you are reading this, you are probably an over thinker like myself because his photos speak for themselves. They are unlike any wedding photos I have seen, so unique, so creative. But what you don't see in his photos is the experience you have with Jeffrey on the most important day of your life, your wedding day. You don't get to see his calming nature and swift ability to capture every precious moment and detail. Let's just say that our experience was equally as phenomenal as his photos are! Jeffrey is calm, creative, and simply amazing at his craft. He knows exactly what to say and do. I would venture to call him a genius in his arena.. truly mastering his art. Our sneak peak was posted the very next morning, allowing my family to gather around the computer and gasp at the greatness of them. My grandfather who does not have internet at his home was able to sit with me and examine how precious the day was. This is uncharacteristic of wedding photographers. I got chills from head to toe looking at our animated photo a few days later. It is priceless and perfect to us. As was our entire experience with Jeffrey. Chris and I have not been able to stop talking about how claiming and talented he is. My jitters went out the window and we were both in awe of his ability to do the job singlehandedly.

I could go on for days about our experience and how thankful and grateful we are for Jeffrey being apart of our day. He was the absolute best choice we made in this entire wedding planning process. In fact, in our eyes, he is the only photographer we would have wanted. Anyone else would have paled in comparison. He is truly in a league of his own - with talent that is exponential. We are so thankful to rank among the lucky people who have gotten the chance to work with him. It was an absolute privilege. Worth every single penny. Save money on something else....trust me!!!!

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Rokbeatles
Wedding: 5/31/2014
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It was great working with JLB! On our wedding day, he was organized, relaxed, and we received multiple compliments from the bridal party about how much they enjoyed working with him. He was both accommodating and had so many great ideas throughout the day. He had an amazing creative eye, which produced some awesome pictures. He posted our teaser pictures the day after our wedding and we had the online gallery by the end of the week. We are so happy with our pictures, as they look amazing. We highly recommend JLB!

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scotia81
Wedding: 4/27/2014
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amazing photos! posted 6/12/2014

We love our wedding photos and we loved working with Jeffrey! He has a great eye for composition, and knew just where to take us for our pre-ceremony photographs. His direction was fantastic -- we never felt overly staged or posed, and he seemed to want to capture the real "us." And he was so unobtrusive during the ceremony and reception that we barely noticed he was there. And yet we have the beautiful photos to prove it! Definitely hire him!

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SMGarner2013
Wedding: 9/21/2013
One AMAZING Photographer... posted 6/4/2014 (modified 6/4/2014)

Words just cannot express what a wonderful experience it was working with JLBWedding. Not only is Jeff a phenomenal photographer with unparalleled skill and vision, but he is a consummate professional and has an uncanny way of capturing moments that you will treasure for a lifetime. My husband and I appreciated the amount of time and care that he put into making our day come alive through his work.

Our wedding pictures (as well as the others in his entire client portfolio) are among THE BEST artistic work in photography, hands down!

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leahl05
Wedding: 5/3/2014
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Fantastic Experience! posted 6/3/2014 (modified 6/3/2014)

Great experience. He is very laid back and he gives lots of directions. Jeffrey comes up with a ton of great ideas on the spot.

You will definitely get a good amount of great, unique shots. His work really speaks for itself, just take a look at his website. I suggest looking through his engagement and wedding pictures to get ideas before your shoot.

No regrets having Jeffrey shoot our engagement and wedding pictures. Everyone enjoyed having him be part of our big day.

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durielg

Photos are forever,and thanks to JLB our wedding memories will be forever enshrined in pure elegance and luxury! Amazing experience from top to bottom. World-class service, world-class photos, world-class guy! My wife and I cant say enough about how amazing our amazing our photos and photo album are. We were actually said when he got out final album!

Stop looking ow and make the decision. JLB is the only way to go!

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Hayleyelizabeth
Wedding: 5/23/2014
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I cannot say enough good things about working with Jeffery. He captured our wedding day so beautifully that I cannot even put it into works. His photos really do speak for themselves! Some of the highlights of our wedding day was our one on one time with Jeffery. He has a way of making you feel so comfortable that at times you almost forget he's even there, and that I think is how he manages to capture your true self! I was able to get some quiet time with my husband before the madness of the wedding all while having gorgeous photos taken of us. He is extremely prompt and has some teaser photos up on his Facebook the day after your wedding which is AMAZING. I don't know very many other photographers that do that. Not to mention he had our preview of our wedding album done in under a week....so amazing! We also had him take our engagement photos and I HIGHLY recommend doing that as well! It made the day of the wedding go more smoothly because you learn how Jeffery likes to work. Thank you so much Jeffery for making our day so special!

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vande416
Wedding: 12/31/2013
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Picture God posted 1/20/2014 (modified 1/21/2014)

We hired Jeffrey to photograph our New Year's Eve wedding. I promise all brides and grooms that his photos and his professionalism go above and beyond his price tag. Jeffrey was able to capture the most important moments of our wedding day candidly and artistically. He was professional and easy to work with; I barely noticed he was there once the wedding started. As he does for all couples, he posted a sneak preview of our pictures on Facebook the very next day. They were absolutely amazing, and I have looked at those pictures everyday since the wedding to relive our memories!

As the bride, I would say that choosing Jeffrey was the best decision I made for my wedding (other than the groom of course). I have granted Jeffrey the well-deserved title of "Picture God."

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blakegirl2
Wedding: 10/4/2013
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Brilliant Photography posted 10/21/2013

My husband and I could not be happier with the quality of service and photographs from our engagement session and our wedding. JLB is very professional and creative, all while being laid back and funny. We had an amazing time with him and felt comfortable right from the beginning. JLB exceeded expectations and has a brilliant future ahead. Thank you so much, JLB!! :)

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perham456
Wedding: 6/30/2013
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What a great experience! posted 9/29/2013

If you are looking for someone who is down to Earth, has fun while doing his job and knows what you want with very few words being said, then Jeff is your guy! I didn't give him very many details of what kind of pictures I wanted, because I felt confident that he would be able to capture the my wedding day perfectly....and he did. :) My bridal party had a great time with him, and I was very pleased to have him with us that day.

His pictures are extremely beautiful! Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful pictures! He shoots nontraditional wedding photos while capturing the beauty of his subjects. His natural style of photography makes for easy experience; I never felt inconvenienced or uncomfortable.

Do not waste your time or money on another photographer. Trust me you will not be disappointed with Jeff.

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mac+ray13
Wedding: 8/18/2013
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Mrs. Ray Rodger posted 9/26/2013

We used Jeffrey Lewis Bennett for our wedding. We loved the pictures and he was so easy to work with. He returned our calls and e-mails quickly. I would highly recommend JLB Photography for your special day.

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nelso330
Wedding: 8/31/2013
JLB at Indian Springs Metro Park posted 9/7/2013 (modified 9/7/2013)

Where to start? You know your getting amazing photos just buy looking at JLB's website for a minute! We booked for our engagements and wedding. Our engagement session was a breeze, either of us never being photographed before, we still felt at ease, with his relaxed and carefree style! But you certainly dont receive carefree photos, somehow he manages to maintain a light attitude but deliver hardcore works of art! Typically, everybody wants photos for their engagements and wedding, but if you want works of art, hire JLB. Yes, you still get those, essential photos for the wedding, but you will also have your choice of beautiful works of art to display on your wall! After shooting our engagements, I felt even more comfortable going into our wedding, in his hands. Right from the start we were pressed for time, and knowing how amazing the photos are we wanted to get in as many as possible. I cant tell you how much JLB hustled, and wiped people into shape to do everything he could so we could get as many pictures as possible. This was another side of him I didnt know yet. You end up with a carefree and relaxed individual who gets down to business when needed. Our family is very large, and taking photos has been an hour event many times, I believe JLB shot all our family is 10-15 minutes. Impressive.

We received our teaser photos in lighting fast time, and we were able to share the moments with friends and family. Your wedding will fly by I promise that, and typically the only thing you have after its all done, is photos to help trigger your memories. Do not skimp on photos. With JLB you will be doing the opposite of cutting corners. You will be ensuring you have lasting memories, works of art, and all your friends and family being jealous of YOUR photos! Honestly, you'd be foolish not to hire JLB if you live in the Metro-Detroit area. I simply cannot wait to get our products, as he offers the perfect packages and products you'd want after your wedding. With his graphic design skills, I know our wedding album will blow, every single album I see from now on, a way! Lastly, and I could go on and on raving about JLB, he went the extra mile. We forgot a special shot we had planned, and JLB went above and beyond what was required of him! I feel a lot of people would have said, it was out of their hands, but he found a way to make it happen! Now, we just have to convince JLB to come take pictures of our family, kids, and other special moments in our lives!!

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Distinctive, laid-back, no pressure photography. Candid and posed images. Specialized in tilt-shift photography, custom vintage coloring, and albums designed to your vision. Based in Metropolitan Detroit, available for events all over. We're same-sex friendly.


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