Robert Castagna provides a warm and unobtrusive presence that allows you to enjoy your wedding day which then translates into beautiful candid pictures and family portraits. His goal is to be attentive and thoughtful and to work with the bride, groom and family in such a way as to allow the passions of the day to come through. The approach is a blend of natural, impromptu picture taking with friendly family portraiture and dynamic party pictures. Highlights are selected soon after for sharing on social media and all images are provided for digital download. 


bistro wedding

If you ask me there may be a new trend in Boston weddings. Receptions are often had in large party venues and reception halls. Let’s face it there is a lot of room there and hotels specialize in this catered affair. However, Boston is known for its restaurants and bistros, some of which have been […]

Boston Harbor

 Congratulations Kerri and Robert! Photographs taken along the Boston Harbor while shooting a wedding at the Boston Harbor Hotel. A great location for dramatic images.

Amazing Boston Wedding!

I’ve entitled this “Amazing Boston Wedding” because it was! I love weddings where everyone is having a good time and LIVING THE DAY. It’s true that it is one of the most planned and important days of a lifetime but for that same very reason it’s true that one must enjoy it and experience the […]

boston events

This was another great party and event held at Faneuil Hall in Boston and the Intercontinental Boston Hotel. The event was planned by none other than Twist Events! For starters there was an inauguration at Faneuil Hall with U.S. Senators Scott Brown (pictured above) and John Kerry. After the party there was great food, spectacular […]

winter wedding

Nothing like taking advantage of the winter weather! It was great going out and celebrating with Sam and Maria after their ceremony. In this winter wedding the reception was at the Providence Biltmore and the skating rink was just outside making for a fantastic and fun quick get-away! “Dear Robert – Sam and I wanted […]

burning bush

The autumn of New England makes for great picture opportunities for any wedding or event. And as far as I see it there is no better opportunity than the beautiful burning bush. I’m always on the lookout for interesting color and texture and this bush provided exactly what I wanted. This particular bush was located […]

Fruitlands Wedding

I just photographed at Fruitlands Museum in Harvard Massachusetts. It was a great time with Christine and Marcelo! Fruitlands has a great outdoor space for weddings and events and the beautiful fall foliage made for a nice backdrop. To view more photographs from the day go to Boston weddings and select Fruitlands Museum. If you […]

making up

I know what you are thinking: Fighting is not good for a healthy relationship. Well, don’t tell that to Bridget and Nick as they met at the boxing rink, both taking lessons. So it was apropos that they should get announced at their reception wearing boxing gloves and robes! What a way to make an […]

Boston events

Above photograph taken at the Boston Harbor Hotel Here are some recent client comments: “From the moment I first saw your website and the quality of your pictures, I knew I’m interested in having you photograph our event, and upon meeting you and seeing how friendly, warm and easy going you are, I had no […]

Boston Top Wedding Photographer

I’m sure most people have heard of The Knot. It’s one of those websites that wedding brides and professionals are very familiar with. Although I do not advertise there, I’ve just been notified that I’m one of the top wedding professionals in The Knot Best of Weddings 2010. It turns out Boston brides have been […]