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BAPS Mandir Engagement: Christina and Bogdan

There are so many things that didn’t go as planned with this engagement, that I have to declare Christina and Bogdan the most patient couple ever! We were able to take pictures for a very short time due to differnet circumstances yet, this didn’t affect them one bit. While I …

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The Solarium Wedding: Brianna and Preston

Brianna and Preston are one of the sweetest, kindest couples I’ve ever known. So, it wasn’t a surprise to see that their day revolved around their loved ones and their faith. Beautiful teal, pink, burgundy and gold accents colored that day. Brianna was absolutely stunning in her princess gown and …

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Nicole and Cristian’s Wedding

This wedding was really hard to narrow down into a blog post because it was really special to me. The day was full of special moments and loved ones from all over the country came to celebrate Nicole and Cristian’s marriage! Soft pink and peach hues brightened the day and …

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A Frogtown Cellars Wedding: Elizabeth and Greg

It couldn’t have been a more perfect day if it came out of a story book! A cool summer breeze blew all afternoon, the harsh sun was hidden behind big, fluffy, white clouds and for a day in late June… it felt like spring. The mountains and vineyard made for …

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Grant Hill Farms Wedding: Aubrey and Caleb

The hardest thing about blogging for me is writing the summary… I feel like I never know what to say. This time is harder than ever because there are so many things I want to say and I don’t know where to begin. This is one special couple. From the …

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Nicole and Cristian’s Engagement

Four years ago I was asked to take pictures at a wedding where I met a quiet and diligent videographer named Cristian. I remember briefly mentioning my excitement about my new business and discussing weddings within our local churches, after which our path hadn’t crossed. Several days ago I had …

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Juliette Chapel Wedding: Sara and Wren

There is a kindness that Sara and Wren display that is so genuine, it is hard to describe. These two know exactly what is important in their lives and they don’t sweat the small stuff. I truly believe that even if their day had a series of unfortunate events, they would …

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A Big Canoe Wedding: Anna and Kyle

I met Anna and Kyle last summer. We did their engagement session at big Canoe and ever since then I have been very excited about their big day. Their easy going and fun personalities make them a pleasure to work with. Their big day was a huge success. Perfect weather, …

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A Modern Garden Wedding Inspiration

I have known Dana of Hacman Floral since my first year in business and we’ve been planning on working together ever since. However, somehow we have never had a chance so, we decided to collaborate on a photo shoot instead (and hopefully inspire a few brides). With our crazy work …

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Brianna and Preston’s Grant Park Engagement

Spring is finally here! Nothing makes me happier than seeing the flowers blooming after a long winter and getting to “play” outside in the warmer weather. I had the pleasure of working with Brianna and Preston last week on a beautiful spring afternoon. We walked through Grant Park talking like …

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Primrose Cottage Wedding: Anna and Drew

It was a winter wonderland themed wedding. Birch tree branches, pine cones and beautiful winter white blooms decorated the room. The bridesmaids’ dresses draped in plum and Anna’s stunning gown sparkled. Outside, it was a perfect sunny day. There is nothing that could have gone better or been more perfect. …

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Grace and Jonathan

I’ve had shoots with trains, buses, bikes, sports cars, kayaks, boats, horses, but I have never had a shoot on an airplane before… until last week! Grace and Jonathan got engaged at the Delta Flight Museum and Jonathan works for Delta, it’s only natural that these places have a very …

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Christina and George’s Wedding

George proposed to Christina while riding on a horse and carriage at Disney World, now that’s magical! When it came to their big day they wanted to keep this tradition alive and Chrissy came in a carriage ride to meet her groom. Fergie (the horse) even gave Chrissy a hug! …

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The Brickyard Wedding: Caitlin and Alex

The bridal party danced down the aisle along with the bride and groom. Delicious comfort food was serve by a local food truck! Gorgeous neutral blooms with hints of red decorated the industrial look of The Brickyard. More than anything Caitlin and Alex wanted their big day to be laid …

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Founders Hall Wedding: Jenny and Luke

It’s been a very rainy and busy couple of weeks here. I finally had some time this morning to put this beautiful wedding up on the blog and it’s a good one! It’s a perfect post for another rainy day because if Jenny’s smile doesn’t brighten up your day, I …

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Sara and Wren’s Engagement

It was a beautiful fall day! We walked around downtown Alpharetta enjoying the sun after a long couple of weeks of rain. This is where Sara and Wren send most of their date nights and for this reason it was the perfect location for their shoot. Besides getting to know …

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Juliette Chapel Wedding: Meghan and Christopher

When I say that Meghan and Chris are a special couple, I am being modest. There is not a moment when these two are not smiling, giggling and playfully joking around. Since I met them, the smiles on their faces have never faded and their joy is contagious! Everyone came …

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Flint Hill Wedding: Jen and Aaron

I have been so sick over the past two weeks that I should have been quarantined to my own zip code and because of this, my posts have been delayed by about a week! Fortunately I have finally been able to get out of bed the last couple of days …

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Ashton Gardens Wedding: Brittany and Cy

It’s easy to see how beautiful these two are! Brittany stunned in a champagne gown and Cy looked equally sharp in his tux. Pinks and blues colored the day and Brittany’s sweet tooth wowed their guests with many assortments of treats! Among these guests were dancers, actors, models and comedians… …

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A Little River Farms Wedding: Hannah and Michael

A confetti cannon went off announcing Hannah and Michael’s union! Soft pinks and powder blue hues elegantly embellished the day. Gorgeous blossoms and a dream dessert table completed the elegant theme but, above it all the stunning bride and groom stole the show! With Hannah’s natural beauty and a gown …

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A Roswell Engagement: Jenny and Luke

Have you ever had an off day? Well, I definitely had one the morning of Jenny and Luke’s engagement session. It’s hard to admit that sometimes things just don’t go according to plan and as a photographer many times you just need to pick yourself up and rock it no …

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A Big Canoe Engagement: Anna and Kyle

Anna and Kyle went to the same high school yet, some how they never crossed paths! As Kyle went off to college they finally got to know each other through mutual friends. Over the last 7 years they fell in love, got an adorable pup named Indie and they’ll be …

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Megan and Rick’s Engagement

When they met Rick and Megan where each dating other people. They worked close to each other and Rick used to grab lunch from the place with the cute girl at the register (Megan :)). Eventually they each became single and that’s when Rick finally had the opportunity to make …

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The Corry House Wedding: Tarin and Noah

Noah prayed as Tarin held his hand and everyone in the hallway bowed their heads. Tarin’s bridesmaids spent the last minutes before the ceremony singing worship songs and praying with her. The whole church prayed over them one more time before Noah’s dad married them. I’m sure you are sensing …

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Chattahoochee Nature Center Wedding: Rebecca and Martin

Friends and family gathered from all parts of the country. Even Rebecca and Martin drove from Texas to the place where they first met, Georgia. They had their first date by the Chattahoochee River and they wanted the whole day to highlight that very special and beautiful memory. From bridal …

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It’s All About The Lens

The most frequent question that I get asked is what lenses I use for shoots and weddings.  I like this question because for me it really is all about the lens. I pick my lenses strategically for each shot depending on the look I want to create. For anyone else …

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Flint Hill Wedding: Jasmine and Nick

When your dad is the senior coach for the GSU Panthers it’s only natural that you grow up loving basketball and probably inevitable that you fall in love with a basketball player. For Jasmine and Nick it was meant to be. As I listened to friends and family speak about …

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Leah and Daniel’s Wedding

They grew up together, went to the same school, had common friends and it seemed natural for their friendship to grow into a relationship. Being together practically a decade Leah and Daniel’s love already stood the test of time. Friends and family celebrated their union by sharing memories from their …

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Brittany and Cy’s Engagement

They met in Los Angeles while Brittany was perusing her dance career and Cy did not hesitate to follow her back home to Georgia. Besides her natural gorgeousness, Brittany is a sweet, laid back, down to earth girl and it’s no wonder he fell madly in love with her! Cy …

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Meghann and Wesley’s Savannah Wedding

I love Savannah, there’s something about it that’s just extra special to me. I know Meghan and Wesley would agree because this is where they chose to get married. They live in Charlotte and have family in Florida and throughout the country yet, Savannah was their first pick and it’s …

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Hannah and Michael’s Sailboat Engagement

When I met Hannah we just clicked and a friendship began. Naturally I was very excited about her upcoming session. However, when she mentioned that they decided to do the shoot on her mom’s sailboat I didn’t know if I could contain my excitement! Seeing Lake Lanier by boat was …

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Jen and Aaron’s Engagement

Piedmont Park is always a favorite among couples. It has pretty city skylines, water and lots of greenery. It can get a bit crowded at times with it being so popular but, it’s nothing out of the ordinary… unless you were there last weekend! The parking deck was full, walk …

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Meghan and Chris’ Engagement

We watched the forecast for about a week, we even changed the time of the session due to the rain that was supposed to come later in the day. The session started hopeful with the sun shining through the overcast skies however, it ended with exactly what we tried to …

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Rebecca and Paulo’s Wedding

The theme was romantic with accent colors of thistle green, blush, and slate grey. Rebecca’s gorgeous dress was champagne and it fit like a glove! Paulo looked just as smart in his slick black suit. A dream team of vendors from hair and makeup, to wedding planner… all were close …

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Anna and Devin’s Wedding

It was an emotional day, tears of joy filled each room as Anna and Devin went about their day. Everyone expressed how they’ve been waiting for each other. For that one person to complete them, for that love that fills every inch of their heart and here they were… finally …

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Rachel and Jay’s Botanical Garden Wedding

It was a beautiful spring day, the flowers were in full bloom and we were at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. How much better can it get, right?! Well, it gets even better! Not only did Rachel and Jay have a beautiful and elegant wedding, they also threw a party that …

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Diane and Dalton’s Wedding

If I were to write everything I thought about these two sweet people, it would definitely take a while! I don’t want to bore you all by continuously mentioning how blessed I am to work with the best couples. However, I have to praise them a little because Diane and …

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Rachel and Jay’s Engagement

When I first started talking to Rachel and Jay about their big day, they were living in San Francisco. Just a couple months later they are back in Georgia and their day is only one week away! Their dog Zeus joined us on their engagement session and if I could …

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Cindy and Matt’s Wedding

It rained, then snowed, then rained some more… finally the sun shone bright and it was glorious! Matt and Cindy got married on the first sun filled day in weeks and it couldn’t have been more beautiful! Cindy glowed in a stunning lace gown and Matt looked sharp in his …

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Anna and Drew’s Engagement

Yesterday in the Blue Ridge Mountains we had a midweek getaway. It may have lasted only a couple of hours but boy, was it awesome! Fresh snow gently laid on the tall grass, streams rapidly flowed down the mountains from the melting snow, fresh air filled our lungs… it was …

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Jasmine and Nick’s Engagement

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature… wait, actually it was the night before the night before Christmas and everyone was getting ready for a Christmas party that evening! Luckily there was just enough time for me to spend with Nick and Jasmine to …

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Maegen and Aaron’s Masquerade Wedding

To say that this was a unique wedding might be an understatement. With a masquerade theme and plenty of festive Christmas accents, Maegen definitely showcased her wonderful creativity. Besides the one of a kind theme, the day was doubly delightful in many ways! There were two entirely different outfits, including …

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Ashley and Christopher’s Wedding

From the brooch bouquet to the wire “guest book” signed by lock and key, this was a wedding full of personal details that Ashley planned out to a tee. Dozens of treasured family portraits displayed, a five foot seating chart with clothespins, vintage napkins placed for the “happy tears” throughout …

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Rachel and Patrick’s Engagement

There are couples that just seem to be made for each other. Rachel and Patrick is one of these couples. To say that it was cold during their sunrise session would be a major understatement (my fingers nearly froze to the camera). Yet, somehow this did not phase them one …

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Avis and Thomas

Thanksgiving is only a day away! How did that happen?! I feel like I just looked up for a second and “BAM”, here we are at the end of November! It’s funny how when you’re in the middle of life, you often times don’t notice all the wonderful moments passing …

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Leah and Daniel’s Engagement

It was the kind of cold where you tell yourself that nobody would be crazy enough to be outside right now. Yet, that didn’t stop us! Leah and Daniel are high school sweet hearts and have been together about a decade! They’ve already been through it all and a little …

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Melissa and Andrew’s Wedding

Melissa gleamed in a sparkly gown! After all, glitter is her favorite color! Andrew waited with his back turned while hearing the ruffle of the dress on the pavement. “Can I turn around now?! I can’t wait!”, he asked. They finally got to see each other and all the glitter …

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AmberLee and Austin’s Wedding

It was the first snowfall of the season and there was fresh powder on the ground the morning of their big day. Although, the crisp air wasn’t going to change the warm sentiment of the day. AmberLee planned a fall themed wedding with cranberry and gold accents. She dazzled in …

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Maegen and Aaron’s Engagement

“Our story is a goofy one” Maegen wrote to me a couple of weeks ago. You see, Aaron proposed to Maegen while she was in the hospital and maybe even slightly sedated ;). Drowsy or not a girl will always be thrilled when the love of her life asks her …

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Caitlin and Alex’s Engagement

Caitlin was a bridesmaid in Amanda and Jason’s wedding this summer! This is where we met and when she told me that Alex will most likely be proposing soon. Sure enough, Caitlin was absolutely right! Just a couple of months later, she contacted me to excitedly announce that it was …

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Sarah and Bryan’s Wedding

“Ireland! We are going to Ireland”, Sarah announced with delight! Byran surprised her with the trip that she’s been dreaming of on their wedding day! Naturally,  she was so excited that all night long you could hear random shrieks of excitement about their surprise honeymoon (you’re a good man Bryan)! …

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Kaitlin and Rafael’s Auburn University Wedding

They went back to where it all started. Kaitlin and Rafael met at Auburn University while they were both DJing. That’s where they fell in love and the AU logo means so much more to them then school pride (although they’ve got plenty of that too :))! Kaitlin oozed with …

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Megan and Charles’ Wedding

You can say “I do” in many different languages, love doesn’t have boundaries. Megan and Charles may have come from different parts of the world however, thankfully work brought them together. I watched as family and friends lovingly shared in their day. Music ranging from the cupid shuffle to what …

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Jennifer and David’s Wedding

She started collecting twigs, picking out glitter and planning every little detail months before the big day. Jennifer knew exactly how she wanted everything to look and her creativity reached new levels. The theme was DIY with navy and neutral tones. Every pumpkin perfectly laid and every twig in it’s …

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Cassandra and Ronnie’s Wedding

She walked into the room and the first thing she did was look at me and ask if I was okay and if she could get me anything. That’s the kind of person Cassandra is. Her kind heart and classiness makes you question if she can truly be that sweet. …

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Tarin and Noah’s Engagement

It might not be a secret, but I LOVE the fall season! I would be happy setting up camp on the first day of autumn and living outdoors until the first frost (with a comfy mattress and fully functional bathroom… of course)! To my delight, some time last week it …

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Sara and Cody’s Plantation Wedding

There are days when everything seems to be more beautiful then other days. When the sunset is just a little more spectacular, when the breeze feels more refreshing and when even the grass seems a little greener. Sara and Cody were married on a day like this and even if …

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Hilary and Andy’s Wedding

They come to Frogtown Cellars every year and it made perfect sense that this was were they should become husband and wife! Hilary and Andy shared the same last name before they even knew each other and if that wasn’t awesome enough, they also share a love for vineyards. It …

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Rebecca and Paulo’s Engagement

I can’t say this enough, I work with the best and sweetest couples around! Rebecca and Paulo are no exception! They met through work and started to date. Paulo planned out this first date perfectly and then implemented this awesome start in his proposal as well. He took Rebecca back …

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Courtney and Jordan’s Wedding

It was a day full of excitement. A tornado warning was issued in the surrounding areas and the sky turned dark midday. Inside the hotel every one was cheerfully getting ready for the big day! Courtney was a vision of perfection and Jordan was cool and collected. Eager to see …

Cindy and Matt (37 of 44)

Cindy and Matt’s Engagement

It was a HOT summer day and rain clouds were just starting to form. We were not fazed by any of this because this engagement session was a long time in the making. Since we started planing their day… Matt got a promotion, Cindy got her RN degree and they …

Ashley & Christopher (20 of 58)

Ashley and Christopher’s Engagement

Ashley and Christopher met at the gym, where Christopher quickly exchanged numbers. He planned out their first date to a tee and it definitely payed off because Ashley was impressed! When he decided to propose, he didn’t skip a beat there either. Family hid, as they walked around their favorite …

Melissa & Andrew (27 of 76)

Melissa and Andrew’s Engagement

Melissa and Andrew are getting married this fall and I am so excited! I had the pleasure of meeting Melissa’s sister and mother at the beginning of the year to plan Rachel’s wedding next October. I can’t even begin to describe how honored I was when I heard that Rachel …

Kaitlin and Rafael (9 of 39)

Kaitlin and Rafael’s Engagement

They met working at a radio station and dated for 6 years. Rafael finally decided that it was time to put a ring on it and planned out the day perfectly. There was dinner and a waterfall involved, however the perfect timing came when it was just the two of …

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Stephanie and Tony’s Engagement

This engagement session has a little bit of everything nice! There is soft, romantic light and dramatic, moody fog . There is plenty of lush greenery and even a beautiful pup!  Of course it would all be nothing without the gorgeous couple, Stephanie and Tony! I drive by this park …

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Liza and Nathan’s Wedding

It has taken me all week to decide on which pictures to choose for this post! This is due to a couple of reasons. Liza and Nathan are such a special and unique couple! I wanted to pick the perfect pictures to showcase their awesomeness :)! I also had a …

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Amanda and Jason’s Wedding

It seems like it was only yesterday that I met Amanda and Jason. We talked about their day and planned out the details. Well, the months passed and as I got to know these two beautiful people I have to say that I too fell in love :). They are …

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Sarah and Bryan’s Engagement

They walk this trail a couple of times a week with their dog and know every bump and turn. It was the perfect little place for their shoot and thankfully even the weather cooperated. Sarah and Bryan met through their friends who were dating and who are also getting married …

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Nicole and Orion’s Wedding

Everything was meticulously planned, every detail placed perfectly. Orion’s mother finished picking wildflowers the morning of the wedding. Family and friends made centerpieces each in their own style. The bouquets were made of dried organic lavender and smelled just as good as they looked. The burgers were made from cattle …

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Shannon and Joe’s Wedding

They had a box where they put letters stating what they love most about each other and nailed it shut, to be opened on their 15th anniversary! Tears of joy, love, excitement flowed all day and loved ones were the center of their celebration. Shannon looked like a princess and …

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Nicole and Orion’s Engagement

It was quite a drive to Watson Mill Bridge State Park but, boy was it worth it! Nicole beamed in a beautiful and playful red dress. Orion looked dashing in his suit as well. It was the perfect combination for an awesome shoot and that’s exactly what it was! I …

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Cara and Jordan’s Vineyard Wedding

It was the kind of day where you can see your breath when you speak. It had rained all day and we were all anxiously waiting for the sun to peak through the clouds, thankfully it did! Cara (being the awesome and prepared bride that she was) brought a pair …

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Delphine and Aaron’s Savannah Wedding

It was a gown that seemed to be made for Cinderella herself and Delphine wore it so beautifully! She was as stunning as can be, and Aaron was equally dashing. Purple tones brightened up the day with color and the splendid Savannah trees draped in all their glory! Delphine and …

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Delphine and Aaron’s Engagement

I’ve spent the last couple of days with these two lovely people and although I met them for the first time last week, I felt like I was meeting old friends! I’ve been corresponding for several months with Delphine and Aaron and I can not say enough nice things about …

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Cassandra and Ronnie’s Engagement

I love these two so much and if you spent 5 minutes with them, you would too! Cassandra and Ronnie have known each other for a very long time and it took just the moment for them to finally realize that there was something more to their friendship. In fact, …

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Sara and Cody’s Engagement

It was a fabulous spring day, the birds were singing, the sun was shining and… I wish this was all true :). In reality in was cold, windy, and it rained for a big part of our session. However, since you can’t tell how bad it was in the pictures …

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Hilary and Andy’s Engagment

They visit the vineyard every year in September so, it was undeniable that the perfect place for Hilary and Andy to say I do would be near the vines in the fall! We got a little preview last weekend as we walked around Frogtown Cellars and I have to say …

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Bridget and Benny’s Engagement

When Bridget first contacted me she mentioned that she had some “unusual” ideas on how she plans to marry the love of her life. Her vision was for them to recite their vows alone by a waterfall, how sweet is that?!? She wanted this special time in their lives captured …

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Northern California Road Trip

We took a few days off last week to visit our loved ones in California and of course we had to do a road trip up the coast while we were there. I’ve been to California many times in my life and I’ve seen many of these sites before but …

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AmberLee and Austin’s Engagement

Meet AmberLee & Austin! Even before they met, they shared the same love for Subaru cars. They started seeing each other driving around in the same car and politely decided to say hello to each other, the rest is history. Austin quickly realized he had met the girl of his …

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Lauren and Matt’s Engagement

I love it when a client picks a unique location for their shoot because I get to find out things I never knew, like the fact that there is a Southeastern Railway Museum a few miles from my house! Who knew?!? By doing her homework Lauren found this place and I’m …

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Liza and Nathan’s Engagement

Spring has finally arrived! Well… at least here in Georgia it did, and I’m sure I’m not the only one excited about this! The trees are blooming and the colors are starting to look alive again; it’s been a while since we’ve seen green. When Liza and Nathan told me …

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Maria and John’s Wedding

They looked straight out of an old Hollywood movie. Wedding pictures of their parents and grandparents stood on the mantels and guests arrived from all over the world to be a part of their day. Maria and John are just one of those couples that are adored by everyone around …

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Jennifer and Matt’s Wedding

It was a beautiful day, the sun was shining, the temperatures were finally indicating spring’s arrival and Jennifer and Matt were anxiously …

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