The outdoor courtyard is one of the best parts of a Morris House Hotel wedding. It’s intimate and cozy, while still being in a bustling part of Philadelphia. You truly do feel closed off from the rest of the world here! It was at the Morris House Hotel that this bride and groom chose to have their wedding ceremony. There are so many things I love about this moment. I love the bride’s fantastic birdcage veil. I love how the groom is watching the bride and her father with such love and sweetness. I love the foliage in the background, and what beautiful texture it gives to the image. Mostly, I love the amazing moment occurring between the bride and her father. They have such a wonderful relationship, and are so sweet to each other. This tender moment at the start of the wedding ceremony really illustrates that relationship. If you’re looking for a great outdoor location for your Philadelphia-area ceremony, the Morris House Hotel is a great choice. It’s also right next to Washington Square Park, which is one of my favorite places to shoot in the entire city. The Morris House Hotel is so charming, so lovely, and so perfect for a small wedding ceremony - or even your entire day! I highly suggest this gem of a hotel to anyone having a smaller wedding in the city of Philadelphia. 1/400; f/4.0; ISO 1600; 200.0 mm.