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Hannah + Jacob // Tennessee Summer Engagement Session

I have another summer engagement session to share on this chilly Fall day! Hannah and Jacob are getting married next summer, and we spent a hot evening at Panther Creek State Park in Morristown, Tennessee a few months ago to capture their engagement photos. I've known Hannah since she was a little girl (she's a … Continue reading Hannah + Jacob // Tennessee Summer Engagement Session

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Ashlee + John // April 1, 2017 – Knoxville, Tennessee Wedding

I am so excited to share some photos from Ashlee and John's wedding with you all! I photographed their big day at Happily Ever After at the Barn on the first of April, and it was one of my favorite weddings EVER. Their wedding was perfectly decorated to match their personalities and lifestyle, and the … Continue reading Ashlee + John // April 1, 2017 – Knoxville, Tennessee Wedding

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Kendra + Alex // September 1, 2016

Happy Saturday! Today I'm sharing with you some of my favorite images from Kendra and Alex’s wedding on September 1st. This wedding was my last one for this year, and it was so perfect! Kendra and Alex tied the knot at Dara's Garden in Knoxville, Tennessee. This is my second time photographing a wedding at … Continue reading Kendra + Alex // September 1, 2016

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Wedding Photography Part 4: The Bride Getting Ready

Happy Saturday!  I've got a TON of images to share with you today, so let's get right into it. One of my favorite parts of the wedding day is when the bride is getting ready with her bridesmaids. Everyone has wedding day jitters, and she is about to put on her wedding dress for the … Continue reading Wedding Photography Part 4: The Bride Getting Ready

Three Things Every Bride Should Have While Getting Ready

Hello again! A little while back I did a blog post on how I shoot bridal details on a wedding day. This is a sort of “Part Two” on that subject regarding THREE details that I think EVERY bride should incorporate into her getting-ready process! These are a few of things that I recommend every … Continue reading Three Things Every Bride Should Have While Getting Ready

Kelly + David // July 16, 2016

I'm so excited to share some photos from my most recent wedding with you! Kelly and David were married in a touching ceremony at Laurel Church of Christ in Knoxville. Their reception was held at Ruth's Chris Steak House. I'm SO thankful that their wedding was indoors, because I cannot take this July heat! Am I the … Continue reading Kelly + David // July 16, 2016

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Wedding Photography Part 3: Bridal Details

When I first started my blog, I began a series on the different parts of photographing a wedding. Today I'm bringing you part three: details! After I arrive to the room where the bride is getting ready, I gather up a few items: her dress, shoes, invitations, rings, jewelry, veil, bouquet, garter and the bride's something old, … Continue reading Wedding Photography Part 3: Bridal Details