Getting married or eloping in Brooklyn, New York? Trusting Karen Wise Photography to capture your wedding day is the best wedding investment you will make. Karen is renowned for her experience in the field and is considered an industry leader among many of the world’s most notable publications. This wedding photographer has worked in some of Brooklyn’s most impressive venues. Below are 4 Brooklyn wedding venues recommended by Wise that provide a gorgeous backdrop for your fall wedding.
4 Unique Brooklyn Spots to Host a Modern Wedding
1. 501 Union
As one of the most impressive and luxe event venues in Brooklyn, 501 Union offers a unique multi-roomed space for couples to celebrate their big day. 501 is popular for its beauty but also for its versatility; there is an atrium, a chic cocktail lounge and a beautiful reception hall adorned with designer chandeliers and Gatsby feather decorated walls. This venue, located off the Gowanus Canal, is nestled between the neighborhoods of Park Slope, Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens, and downtown Brooklyn, is a visual celebration of the community, which makes it a lovely choice for couples who smitten with Brooklyn.
2. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Since 1910, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden has charmed visitors with its colorful sumacs and maples in exceptionally curated grounds. In the fall, the foliage lends for a picturesque setting for couples and family photos. The newly renovated Palm House and sunbathed Atrium can house a large or more intimate wedding in a modern setting. Set on 52 mesmerizing acres of flora, the grounds at the BBG include indoor and outdoor gardens, woodlands, and conservatories. Wedding photographers can capture a couple’s love amongst nature’s beauty at this oasis of garden set apart from the bustle of the city.
3. The Montauk Club
The Montauk Club is one of Brooklyn’s most noteworthy venues due to its historic, old-world ambiance; it is upscale, historic and vintage all at once. It provides visitors with a feeling that they’ve stepped back in time, “Alexa, play Duke Ellington”. This landmark venue has a classic cocktail party-style atmosphere, complete with stained glass windows, balconies where couples can recreate a Gatsby moment, and elegant reception rooms. A frequent filming location for movies and tv (such as Boardwalk Empire), with its prewar architecture and 20’s decor, the Montauk screams Old Brooklyn all at once.
4. Brooklyn Winery
The Brooklyn Winery offers more than a trendy selection of wines and a lively bar. This Williamsburg locale is an ideal venue to host a boutique urban wedding. A must for any couple who fancies their wedding photographer can capture a rustic mood under a spiffy glass roof and a hanging succulent wall garden. Elements like reclaimed wood and exposed brick provide a rural ambiance, while metal chairs, wooden tables, and barrel-styled cocktail stands supply a creative and modern vibe for the perfect late fall wedding.
If you’re interested in working with a hybrid wedding photographer who offers both digital and film wedding experience and a true passion for her work, turn to Karen Wise Photography. Wise takes pride in capturing special moments and she is proud to handle all aspects of event photography (portraits, details and documentary). Whether you need a wedding photographer, a family photographer or someone to photograph your maternity session, she can capture your unique occasion on film or digitally. Visit her website to see her beautiful galleries, or call (917) 539-9908 to schedule a consultation.