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Emily & Max: The Twitter Proposal (Twitter History)

19 Apr Emily & Max: The Twitter Proposal (Twitter History)

You may not know but, the Library of Congress will be archiving every Tweet since it starting in March of 2006. I found this quite facinating since there are about 50 billion tweets out there and I send out my fair share.

On to my part in history… Unsuspecting little ‘ol me, last spring received a “Direct Message ” (a private email through Twitter) from two of my followers; @marcorbito & @scrivrner, mentioning that a couple recently  announced their engagement on Twitter. They also sent out the “tweet” that they wanted to use vendors they found through Twitter. I clearly remember because I was on my way to Little Oven for some late night dessert which is the informal tweet-up local here in Honolulu. I say unsuspecting, because I had no clue I’d be a part of Twitter history!

This past Friday, I received a phone call from MSNBC.com and had to listen to the message three times to make sure I heard the message right! I couldn’t believe the it, they were asking permission to use one of my images from Emily & Max’s Wedding here in Hawaii. I have to admit it’s not as earth shattering as the elections in Iran where we all changed our avatars to green in solidarity or the breaking news story about the “Miracle on the Hudson” but I’m honored just the same.

Click here to see the story. Below is the famous image posted to MSNBC.com

Here are some other images from Emily & Max’s Wedding. I had a fabulous time photographing them and their families to share in this wonderful haooy occasion. enjoy

Hawaii Wedding Photographer

I always love the kiss.

18 Comments
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    Posted at 23:07h, 19 April Reply

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  • Marino-Wedding Emcee
    Posted at 23:09h, 19 April Reply

    Congratulations on being a part of history! The publicity from MSNBC is nice too!

  • jeanne
    Posted at 06:00h, 20 April Reply

    Thanks Marino! The publicity is very cool.

  • Karine
    Posted at 20:54h, 20 April Reply

    Congratulations Jeanne for making history!

    • jeanne
      Posted at 22:27h, 21 April Reply

      Thank you Karine!

  • jeannine
    Posted at 02:12h, 24 April Reply

    Congratulations my dearest friend. I am so proud of you and there was doubt in my mind that you would make history some day!

  • helen
    Posted at 03:53h, 24 April Reply

    This is wonderful!

  • Betty Wilson
    Posted at 06:05h, 24 April Reply

    Congratulations! All your old New York pals are rooting for you to get more business from this. MSNBC gets my vote for their politics too.

  • jeanne
    Posted at 06:58h, 24 April Reply

    thank you everyone. it was so cool to have gotten that phone call!

  • M.E.
    Posted at 07:06h, 24 April Reply

    Way to go Jeanne!! 🙂
    -M.E.

  • heather caruso brown
    Posted at 09:05h, 24 April Reply

    congratulations!!!!!!!!!! what fabulous news! i only wish you lived closer to me so you could photograph all my events!!

  • Ellen
    Posted at 11:16h, 25 April Reply

    congratulations! The Library of Congress has good taste!
    love to my darling daughter!

  • Jack
    Posted at 11:24h, 25 April Reply

    Congratulations, Kid. Whata cost you to get it in there?

    • jeanne
      Posted at 05:56h, 26 April Reply

      thanks man… ha! you’re a very funny man

  • Mei Lee
    Posted at 05:33h, 26 April Reply

    Hawaiian Blossom

    This is wonderful! Bravo! ?????! Congratulations! Hooray! Félicitations! ??!

    Mei Lee & Jamie send you much aloha!

  • jlieu
    Posted at 08:13h, 26 April Reply

    OMG… CONGRATS!!! I am soooooo excited for you! 😀 Great job!! Im sure there will be more to come!

  • Jennifer Chung
    Posted at 20:21h, 26 April Reply

    Great job, Jeanne!

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