Grab a cup of coffee, cozy up in your favorite chair and enjoy this collection of love stories, advice, and the occasional funny story. 
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Wedding Day Timeline, Shm-imeline

Does the thought of putting together an extensive timeline of who goes where and when totally stress you out? If it does, you are not alone. It’s quite the task to try and figure out exactly how much time each activity is going to take, how much buffer time to build in, and how in […]

May 11, 2017

Planning, Wedding

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A Garden Farmhouse Wedding | Scotty & Leigh Ann

Scotty & Leigh Ann | Roswell, Georgia Scotty and Leigh Ann were married this past weekend at Kimball Hall in Roswell, Georgia amid their closest friends, family, and friends turned into family. This wedding day, and I’d venture to say the whole week before too, was definitely a full blown celebration at all moments. From […]

May 11, 2017

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Wedding Photographer Charlotte | Nick + April | Anniversary Session

Nick and April were married in June of 2010 and were super excited to get in front of the camera for some new photos this past weekend!! I absolutely ADORED getting to meet these two love birds and loved watching April’s sheer joy as she ran through the forest in her fairy tale wedding dress <3 […]

April 12, 2017

Portraits, Wedding

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Canva Online Design Tool | Planning | Charlotte Wedding Photographer

Girl. I see you over there watching Photoshop tutorials trying to figure out it you can save some money by designing your own Invitations/Programs/RSVP’s/Save-the-dates/etc. Let me liberate your free time!! Canva.com is going to be your new bestie! You can make super professional designs in under 5 minutes. Not the creative type? Don’t worry, they’ve […]

March 3, 2017

Planning, Wedding

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You’re Engaged! Now What? | Wedding Planning | High Country Wedding Photographer, Charlotte Wedding Photographer

First of all, Congratulations!! You have found the love of your life and are planning to spend the rest of your lives together!!! Nothing could be more exciting!!! When you are finally able to peel yourself away from staring at that sparkly rock on your finger, it’s time to start (or continue!) putting your wedding […]

March 1, 2017

Planning, Wedding

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Top 10 Wedding Dress Photos | Atlanta Wedding Photographer, Raleigh Wedding Photographer

Saying yes to the dress is only the beginning of this beautiful gown’s part of your wedding day! I always take photos of your dress where you’re getting ready but if it’s possible, I love taking photos of your dress outside and at your ceremony location! My favorite dress shots this past year were when I […]

January 9, 2017

Top 10, Wedding

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Top 10 Wedding Ring Photos | Atlanta Wedding Photographer, Raleigh Wedding Photographer

I’m so excited to share this series of ‘Top 10’ photos from some of my favorite categories that I capture at every wedding; starting with Ring Shots!!! My 2016 brides had some beautiful bling this year and it was hard to narrow down, but here are my top 10 oh em gee gorgeous ring shots.

January 2, 2017

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Chris + Christina | The Solarium at historic Scottish Rite Wedding | Decatur, GA

Chris + Christina were married this past weekend at The Solarium at historic Scottish Rite in Decatur, Georgia. Ever since their incredible engagement session (see it here), I have been looking forward to celebrating their wedding day with them and the day was definitely everything I knew it would be plus some. Christina is an absolute joy to be around, she’s…

October 26, 2016

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Brandon + Jennifer | An Atlanta Courthouse Wedding | Atlanta, Georgia

Brandon and Jennifer were married at the Atlanta City Courthouse this past Friday. We started off the day at Piedmont Park where we were all set to do Brandon and Jennifer’s first look! Jennifer got there first and boy was she excited! It was so sweet to see how excited and anxious both Jennifer and Brandon were as well as their entire families! After getting some nerves out at the park we headed over to the courthouse! We were all pretty sure I wouldn’t be allowed to take photos inside but we were…

October 18, 2016

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Max + Kimmy | A Swan House Wedding | Atlanta, Georgia

Max and Kimmy were married this past weekend at The Swan House in Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia. Well, actually they were married at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in a beautiful mass earlier in the day, followed by a gorgeous ceremony at The Swan House where they recited their own vows. Their priest was by far my favorite (and most hilarious) Catholic Priest to date telling jokes and had everyone cracking up throughout their ceremonies. And don’t even get me started on the Great Gatsby themed cocktail hour and reception…

October 12, 2016

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