Photo + Video Styles

Artistic, Classic, Lifestyle

Photo Shoot Types

Bridal Portraits, Day After Session, Engagement

Starting Price Range


Wedding Activities

Getting Engaged, Rehearsals + Parties, Wedding

Wedding Categories

Destination Wedding Packages, Destination Weddings, Online Proofing, Digital Files, Film Photography, Printed Proofs, Wedding Albums, Photo, Second Shooter Available, Social Media Sharing, Photo + Video

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Contact Info

268 Main Street, South River, NJ (732) 874-3720

Reviewed on 12/13/2017 Jules K

Sandra was a wonderful photographer and made our wedding planning simple when it came to the photos! She made herself accessible and was easy to contact throughout the process. We used her services for engagement photos, our save the date, and of course our Big Day. We would... Read More highly recommend Sandra based on her professionalism, her skill, and her final product.

Reviewed on 12/07/2017 Rachel B

I booked Sandra for my bridal boudoir shoot and there are not enough words to say how amazing of a photographer and a person she is! From start to finish she made everything so easy in such a short notice, as my wedding is only a month away. I loved that she gave me all of the... Read More photos that she took and I am able to do whatever I want with them. Whereas other photographers charge a fortune for your digital proofs and for the albums. Not only being budget friendly, Sandra knew exactly what to do to capture the most amazing photos and she had great ideas that turned out incredible. The entire time I felt 100% comfortable and she made me feel absolutely gorgeous. My pictures turned out stunning and I know my fiance will lose his mind when he sees them. She has made it truly difficult to select my favorites as there are so many pictures I am in love with! I can not wait to get the opportunity to work with her again.

Reviewed on 11/16/2017 Diane C

I have no words for how Sandra made us feel on the day of our wedding! She is a magnificent photographer and person. My Husband and I used Sandra for our engagement pictures and when we saw how amazing she was with us and then how great our pictures came out we didn’t even... Read More hesitaste when it came to our wedding photographer. Sandra goes above and beyond to get that perfect shot, i could not think of anyone else I would want to have captured our special day. I’m looking forward already to being able to work with Sandra for other occasion. The best part is that the morning after our wedding we had about a dozen edited pictures ready to share with our family and friends. Thank you Sandra for all your dedication and hard work!!

Reviewed on 11/07/2017

Sandra was and IS amazing!! Her love for people is so evident! We looovved our photos from our wedding she shot. I was not surprised because her hands are simply anointed. My husband and I loved working with her before and after the wedding. Loved how she follows up so... Read More attentively and does her job so well. Can we even call it a job?! She does it so well it looks more of a hobby than a job! We are so so grateful for you Sandra!

Reviewed on 9/09/2017 Shing L

Sandra is amazing! She photographed my wedding. She is personable and very professional. She made sure all the shots we discussed were taken. Has a great eye and knew exactly what would be best for our individual and couple shots. I will remember my wedding for ever thanks to... Read More her incredible coverage of the night. I recommend her and will definitely work with her again.

Reviewed on 9/03/2017 Michael M

Sandra is great...she is personable, kind, fun, and a dedicated photographer. Sandra and her cousin Johnny are wonderful people. I cannot put into words how amazing of an experience it was working with her. From the beginning of the process, she is right there crafting the... Read More perfect ideas for your wedding photos. We could not have asked for a better experience. Always in contact, even after the wedding, following up to make sure everything was to our liking. We received the prints and the USB from Sandra, and I was completely blown away by the presentation. The USB, engraved with our names and the photos printed on beautiful photo stock. Sandra was exceptional throughout the entire process, and we can not thank her enough.

Reviewed on 9/03/2017 Caroline M

Sandra and her team were so fun to work with! Being that fiancè and I are a photographer and retoucher, we are both usually on the other side of the camera. We anticipated the shoot to be out of our comfort zone, but Sandra instantly made us feel comfortable with her down to... Read More earth personality and direction. We were surrounded by crowds in NYC, but it felt like it was just the two of us. We cannot be any happier with the the beautiful shots. Sandra and her team truly captured our love and personalities! You'll walk away from the shoot feeling like you've made a few new friends :)

Reviewed on 8/03/2017 Rebecca V

Sandra Cristina and her team are phenomenal! My family has used her for so many events from engagements to weddings to christenings. She is a pleasure to work with. She has a gift for making you feel comfortable and at ease. Further, she is a true artist. She sees the world... Read More in a pure and beautiful light and includes you in it. She captures love at every corner and tells its story. Her work speaks for itself.

Reviewed on 7/17/2017 Monica M

Sandra is an amazing photographer! She is the nicest most patient person in the world. The pictures came out gorgeous, best ones I have ever seen! We loved her and will definitely be back for more! Will definitely recommend her to everyone I know ! :)

Reviewed on 7/09/2017 Sonia L

Words can't express how much my husband and I love Sandra and her team! She is a beautiful person inside and out and truly loves what she does. She goes above and beyond to make you feel happy and comfortable on your wedding day. She takes the time to sit with you and go over... Read More every detail before the big day. I would HIGHLY recommend her to everyone! She is priced reasonably and just makes you feel so at ease! We already got sneak peeks of our pictures the day after our wedding and they came out absolutely beautiful! Her pictures capture the love and romance between the couple and make you look flawless. You can totally feel the love through the pictures and you can't say that about other photographers. You aren't just another client or job to her, you become her friend and family. What an amazing day with her and her team, Nancy and Janet! I will never forget them and will continue to use her and the team for my future maternity and family pics!! <3

Reviewed on 7/04/2017 Isabel K

Amazing! Sandra has been involved in all of our milestones so far, but most recently our wedding. She captured the day perfectly. We would reccomend her 50xs over!

Reviewed on 5/20/2017 Robert M

Sandra is the absolute best. She has not only been the sweetest most kindest person to work with, but she is an incredible photographer. She will get to know you as a couple on a personal level, making you feel comfortable the entire time. I can't say enough amazing things about... Read More her. From our engagement shoot to the wedding she was involved and just a pleasure to be with. I would not have changed a single thing with her - I would pick her and her team over and over again. All of the pictures are amazing and she got them to us SO fast it's hard to pick out our favorites because they all came out so amazing. We love Sandra and can't wait to see what we can do with her in the future!

Reviewed on 4/16/2017 Sandra F

My 1st experience with Sandra was our engagement shoot.I came across her page from mutual friends and felt a connection with her from the beginning. The engagement shoot was exactly what I wanted and more.I couldn't wait to book her for our wedding. Sandra is the most sweetest,... Read More genuine, professional that I have ever met and made us feel extremely comfortable on our wedding day. Sandra stands out as a photographer for her passion and detailing in capturing a love story. I couldn't be happier to have such an amazing soul telling our story through her eyes.

Reviewed on 3/16/2017 Karen D

Our experience with Predestined In Love was simply amazing! Sandra went above and beyond and did absolutely everything in her power to ensure our engagement shoot was nothing short of perfect. She is the sweetest, most easygoing, and completely professional photographer we have... Read More ever worked with. She made us feel so comfortable, even though my husband and I both dislike taking photos and the photos she took were simply stunning!! Our family was in awe of the photos that we posted! We loved her so much that the shoot was not enough, we had to invite her to dinner as we were so incredibly grateful for the work she'd done, and that was without having seen any of the pictures and ever since that night she is a part of our family! She sent us our photos exactly when she said she would and they were incredible!!! It was so difficult trying to pick just one. Overall our experience could not have been more perfect! We will forever be grateful to Sandra for the beautiful photos we have and we cannot wait to work with her again!

Reviewed on 1/22/2017 Sarah M

My experience with Sandra started when my fiance and I were gifted an engagement session with Predestined in Love. (Best gift ever!) From the moment we met Sandra, we instantly felt comfortable with her. After getting the photos, we saw how her work was a direct reflection of... Read More the passion she felt for capturing life's most beautiful moments. Shortly after, we booked Predestined in Love for our Save The Date and wedding photos! It has now been months since our wedding, but we continue to receive compliments about not only how amazing our photos were, but how sweet and kind our photographer was! She is a true talent who flawlessly captures life in its purest form through her stunning candid and portraits photos. Sandra dives into each project with such passion and creativity- you will not be disappointed with Predestined in Love! We cant wait to work with you in the future. Thank you, Sandra!

Reviewed on 1/09/2017 Rebecca O

Sandra and her team are absolutely amazing. They are professional but fun! Sandra spent hours on the phone and email with me from the time I got engaged until the night of my wedding helping me and even helping to plan parts! I consider her a friend of mine now not just my... Read More photographer. She is reasonably priced, she is so easy to communicate with, and does amazing work!!!! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!

Reviewed on 1/09/2017 Sabrina L

My husband and I did not have to worry about anything! Sandra was perfect! We did our engagement, wedding and even Christmas photos with predestined and love and we're happy with every single photo. The pictures were imaginative artful and fun we could not have asked for a... Read More better photographer for us.

Reviewed on 12/29/2016 Ann L

Sandra and her colleague were professional and patient. Predestined in love truly captured the romance and love at my daughter and son in law's wedding.

Reviewed on 11/30/2016 Kristina C

Sandra is the sweetest person! She is so kind and generous she goes above and beyond for her clients! She has amazing vision for photos and I am so happy she is photographing my wedding!

Reviewed on 11/30/2016 Jessica F

Sandra is an amazing person inside and out! She is a great photographer and takes pride in her work. I highly recommend her. She takes beautiful pictures and works with you to capture beautiful moments. Thanks sandra. Looking forward to the wedding as you did an amazing job on... Read More the engagement and my family shoot!

Reviewed on 10/03/2016 Nicole C

Our engagement shoot was so much fun! Sandra was so easy to work with, we have loved working with her thus far. She made our save the dates, they are spectacular! Cannot wait to work with her again on our wedding day!

Reviewed on 9/27/2016 Rachel G

I don't think anything I could say would ever be sufficient to truly describe how amazing Sandra is! Not only is she an outstanding photographer, she is such a sweet person. She actually even made my wedding beautiful bouquet! She invited my husband and me to dinner... Read More beforehand, which put me at ease, and did not disappoint when I saw her photography. Absolutely gorgeous!! So many people who have seen my wedding photography are shocked at how perfect they are. She is so talented! If you are considering going with Sandra, don't miss your chance! I couldn't be happier (and I gained a sweet friend, as well)!

Reviewed on 8/31/2016

Sandra is absolutely brilliant. She has the ability to capture the true beauty of every moment with her creativity in every photo. We were referred to her by a relative who highly recommended her services. From the first time we met her, I had no doubt in my mind that I wanted... Read More her to be our photographer. She is truly passionate about what she does and her work certainly portrays it. Not only is she professional, she is patient and super sweet to work with. After taking a couple of shots, she would give us a quick glimpse of her work and it surely exceeded my expectations. We highly recommend her to capture any and all the special moments in one’s life and will unquestionably be using her for all ours. Thank you again for your amazing talent.

Reviewed on 8/27/2016 Kimberly F

Sandra was amazing. From the time I met her I knew she was the one I wanted to photograph our wedding. She was so responsive throughout the entire process and went above and beyond to help me with anything I needed. Things were getting a bit stressful while everyone was getting... Read More ready and when Sandra walked in, I felt a sigh of relief. Her presence while I was getting ready made me feel at ease. The few pictures she gave us as a "sneak peek" have exceeded my expectations and leaving me wanting to see more! I highly recommend Sandra and her team.

Reviewed on 7/29/2016 Lucia E

I don't think there are enough positive adjectives in the English language to describe just how wonderful it was working with Sandra and her team at Predestined in Love! I've admired Sandra's work since first seeing her photographs pop up on my Facebook newsfeed, which was... Read More about two years ago. At the time, a friend of mine had recently gotten engaged and as a congratulatory gift, purchased her and her future husband an engagement photo with Sandra. Their session turned out lovely and about a year later I myself was engaged and received the very same gift. Our engagement photos turned out beautiful and we knew that Sandra and Predestined in Love would be the ones to capture our wedding day -- they were the first vendor we decided on and one of our favorites we worked with that day. Throughout the planning stages, Sandra was extremely helpful and responsive with helping us come up with a wedding timeline as well as suggestions for where we could have our first look. She even went so far as to scout out locations for us, which we so appreciated. The day of the wedding, Sandra, Ema (second shooter), and Johnny (videographer) all arrived promptly (and with smiles on their faces) and got to work capturing all of the small details as well as candids of everyone getting ready and enjoying the day. They are all extremely professional and kept on-task with the timeline I had created, while making sure all of the (many) portraits that we requested were taken (and that we were having fun!). They blended in perfectly with our family and friends and made everyone feel at ease as they were photographed. With more than 1,000 photos and 20 minutes of video footage -- I truly don't think there is one detail that they missed from our wedding day. They managed to take a photo (usually more than one) of everyone in attendance - which worked out great because we were able to include the photos of our guests as an enclosure with our thank you cards -- people absolutely loved the photos! It would have been more than enough for my husband and me to just enjoy the beautiful photos and video for years to come, but because of how warm and kind Sandra is, we also gained a lifelong friend. She truly cares about the people she is photographing and manages to form a genuine connection with each and every one of her brides and grooms. The next event in our lives that needs to be photographed - we know we will be calling Sandra and her team at Predestined in Love -- and you should, too!