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I remember running into the team from J. Elizabeth Designs in the floral shops back in my designer days. They were always friendly and helpful, so as you can imagine I was thrilled to get the chance to work along side the team to create stunning work for Hilary and Alejandro’s winter wedding in November […]

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Wedding Season is upon us, my friends, while some old school rules may no longer apply, there are still some tried and true guidelines for etiquette that have stood the test of time. Keep reading to catch five of my tips on being a great wedding guest. ALWAYS, ALWAYS RETURN YOUR RSVP. Weddings are expensive. […]

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Location, location, location! Picking a venue is often times the first box a couple check off when planning their wedding, and it is one of the most important choices that will be made throughout the entire process.  The venue a couple selects for their wedding is a major indicator on formality, personality, and what the […]

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The majority of the time, I find myself photographing big, crowded weddings, and generally speaking I feel right at home in that space. Is it because I am the oldest of so many children, or have a big family in and am used to larger gatherings? Is it because I always went to bigger schools […]

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I have a little secret to tell anyone that has been following me for less than three years: before I was a wedding photographer, I was a wedding Florist! I loved getting my hands into the different textures and colors of nature. According to behavioral research conducted at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, […]

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Hi hello my friends and readers. It’s been a little while since I have shown my face around the blog, and I can not believe I haven’t told Y’all about this thing I did before I was a wedding photographer.  I know, I know. It feels likeI have been doing this forever. And while I […]

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It finally happened. You are getting married. Everything is so exciting and things are starting to move…well, fast! It feels almost unreal, yet things are definitely happening, and brace yourself: the hours, days, and weeks following this special moment after you said yes are bound to be a whirlwind of planning. There is so to […]

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I’ve said it before and I will continue to say it again and again….. Engagement Sessions are some of my FAVORITE sessions to photograph and get to know a couple ! And sometimes, the stars align just right and bring you a perfect couple, on a chilly bluegrass morning that absolutely must ensure that their […]

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It was a calm October day when music lovers Amelia and Michale tied the knot at a little Germantown Brewery in Louisville, Kentucky. The day started off at the couples home (make sure you sneak a peek at the custom ring, designed from a stone they found together on a beach!), getting ready and celebrating […]

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Nicholas and Christopher booked me a year and a half before they finally said “I do”, so needless to say I was highly anticipating this very special October Day. The wedding was a mere month ago butI have loved pouring over these images so much, I couldn’t wait to share them with you all.  Shout […]

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