Things to talk about before you start meeting with wedding photographers.

October 10, 2017

POSTED IN:Engagement, General, Wedding

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Engagement portraits have become such a sweet part of celebrating newly engaged couples, which makes photographers often the first vendors on the planning checklist, falling just below venue selection and sometimes wedding planners. But, because each photographer offers their own unique package and client experience, there are a few things you’ll need to consider before […]

Alora + Frankie Tayman | Lynchburg, Virginia Wedding

May 22, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Wedding

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It feels like just a few weeks ago that we were meeting up for their engagement session at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum at James Madison University. Alora and Frankie’s wedding day was my first of 2017, and it really set the bar high! This tulle-loving bride has the most detailed, personalized wedding decor I’ve seen to-date.

Alora + Frankie Tayman | Lynchburg, Virginia Wedding

May 22, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Wedding

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It feels like just a few weeks ago that we were meeting up for their engagement session at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum at James Madison University. Alora and Frankie’s wedding day was my first of 2017, and it really set the bar high! This tulle-loving bride has the most detailed, personalized wedding decor I’ve seen to-date.

What Makes Photography the Most Precious Wedding Investment.

January 24, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Uncategorized, Wedding

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Wedding photos will continue to tell your love story to friends + family long after your time. Your album will be a way to share with your daughter about how true love feels. Your 50th anniversary slideshow will show your friends that you’ve always been totally and ridiculously in love. Your legacy of an unbreakable partnership starts with your wedding day, and your photos are your evidence.

What Makes Photography the Most Precious Wedding Investment.

January 24, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Uncategorized, Wedding

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Wedding photos will continue to tell your love story to friends + family long after your time. Your album will be a way to share with your daughter about how true love feels. Your 50th anniversary slideshow will show your friends that you’ve always been totally and ridiculously in love. Your legacy of an unbreakable partnership starts with your wedding day, and your photos are your evidence.

Letting Go of Your Pinterest Wedding

January 18, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Personal, Wedding

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Every bride-to-be knows there is an endless sea of wedding inspiration and ideas everywhere you turn online. Pinterest in particular sets the bar for elaborate DIY crafts and wildly expensive floral sculptures impossibly high. With wedding vendors spanning dramatically different styles and so many wedding details to think about, it’s hard to know what’s even […]

Letting Go of Your Pinterest Wedding

January 18, 2017

POSTED IN:General, Personal, Wedding

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Every bride-to-be knows there is an endless sea of wedding inspiration and ideas everywhere you turn online. Pinterest in particular sets the bar for elaborate DIY crafts and wildly expensive floral sculptures impossibly high. With wedding vendors spanning dramatically different styles and so many wedding details to think about, it’s hard to know what’s even […]

The Thing About First Looks

December 27, 2016

POSTED IN:Engagement, General, Wedding

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Why do a first look? First looks are becoming more and more popular—and for great reasons! Couples are choosing to forego tradition in exchange for a private moment together before their wedding. Many exchange sweet letters, pray together, or have their portraits taken before the ceremony to speed up the timeline. On the fence about […]

The Thing About First Looks

December 27, 2016

POSTED IN:Engagement, General, Wedding

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Why do a first look? First looks are becoming more and more popular—and for great reasons! Couples are choosing to forego tradition in exchange for a private moment together before their wedding. Many exchange sweet letters, pray together, or have their portraits taken before the ceremony to speed up the timeline. On the fence about […]

How Being a Bride Made Me a Better Wedding Photographer

November 22, 2016

POSTED IN:General, Personal, Wedding

how being a bride made me a better wedding photographer

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If you’ve been following along, you may have noticed my name change + that I was absent for about 10 days in October. On October 14, 2016, John + I got married! Then, we spent a week in Walt Disney World honeymooning during Epcot’s annual food + wine festival. It was a fabulous break from […]