wedding planning tips

Jackie and Nick's Wedding at Lee House

Jackie and Nick's Wedding at Lee House

One of the singers came out to the dance floor with a mic while singing “I Will Survive” and held the mic out to the Jackie…and boy did she sing her heart out! It was THE BEST thing ever! I LOVED capturing that moment!

Morgan & Bryant's Holland Farms Wedding

Morgan & Bryant's Holland Farms Wedding

I've said this before, but I'll say it as many times as I want! One of my favorite things to witness during a wedding is the groom's expression upon seeing his bride. Bryant teared up when he saw Morgan walking toward him

5 Tips For Lighting Wedding Receptions

5 Tips For Lighting Wedding Receptions

Because frankly, where the light is may not matter, if that's not where the parties going on

Styled Shoot at Live Oak Plantation

Styled Shoot at Live Oak Plantation

The Bride's getting ready area is located in The Cotton House, by the way, and is completely gorgeous in every way possible. Like, I wanted to live in there and be fancy.

Caitlin and Jonathan's Wedding

Caitlin and Jonathan's Wedding

And let's face it, we LOVE being able to crack joke with our clients without getting awkward stares!

Michelle and Jeremy's Wedding at the Barn at Water Oaks

Michelle and Jeremy's Wedding at the Barn at Water Oaks

Michelle pulled out a big, shiny, white binder, and my heart about skipped a beat! (I, too, had a binder when planning my own wedding!)

Wedding Anniversary Engagement Shoot

Wedding Anniversary Engagement Shoot

After the mosquitoes started to attack, we quickly got out of there and moved on to downtown Pensacola. Dani was then in her wedding dress and looked absolutely beautiful!

Wedding Photography Tips: First Look

Wedding Photography Tips: First Look

I look ridiculous in the picture, but every time I look at it I am immediately taken back to that moment, and I absolutely love it! 
While traditionally the groom sees the bride for the first time as she walks down the isle...

Wedding Baltimore, MD

Wedding Baltimore, MD

Destination weddings are always adventurous, and this was no exception! It had the scale and grandeur of an all day event but was squeezed into a short afternoon to make way for that evening's Fourth of July activities. 

3 Things You Should NOT Ask A Wedding Photographer: Part 1

3 Things You Should NOT Ask A Wedding Photographer: Part 1

There is a better way!  And I'm going to dive into helping brides discover the root of what they really want to know, so that they can get honest applicable responses from the photographers in question.

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Wedding Photographer

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Wedding Photographer

The goal of the photographer should be to capture who you are, and the only way to do this is to make you comfortable around them and to make you feel like you can be yourself. 

 

3 Tips to Help You Choose The Wedding Venue For YOU!

3 Tips to Help You Choose The Wedding Venue For YOU!

But too often I get the sense that a bride clicked on the venue whose name she recognized the most, saw the pretty pictures and said, "That's it! That's the place!"  But just because it's the place to get married, doesn't make it your place.