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Romantic Greenhouse Wedding

Vanlandingham Estate, Charlotte, NC Back in February I hosted a photographer’s retreat over the weekend in Charlotte, NC. Throughout the weekend we hosted some absolutely gorgeous, inspirational photoshoots. Among my favorite shoots, is the romantic greenhouse wedding shoot at the Vanlandingham Estate in Plaza Midwood. We based the entire shoot off the painting “To Capture […]

Christmas gifts for photographers

10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Photographers

It’s that time of year again….trying to find the best stocking stuffer or Christmas gifts for photographers. Instead of getting them the lens coffee cup that they probably have 5 of, consider these 10 options! They are also on Amazon Prime, so you still have time…you can thank me later. Here’s 10 Christmas gift ideas […]

North Carolina Wedding Day | The Manley’s

The Manleys Indian-american North Carolina wedding day was a dream. They had been planning their wedding day for months. The wedding was held in North Carolina, and they had chosen the perfect location – a beautiful outdoor and indoor venue. The ceremony was a traditional Hindu wedding, with both the bride and groom wearing traditional Indian clothing! They both looked absolutely stunning and I felt so thankful to be a part of such a beautiful day.

The Andrews Farm, Midland, NC

Old World, enchanting, simple, elegant. All these words I would use to describe The Andrews Farm in Midland, NC. As someone who adores European architecture, I was pleasantly surprised as I drove up to this venue. The home is stunning even in the dead of winter, and I can imagine the gardens are breathtaking during […]

How to Do a Sparkler Exit

Sparkler exits are quickly becoming a tradition at the end of each wedding day. They are such a fun way to celebrate the end of your wedding day and the beginning of your lives together as husband and wife! Here’s a few tips to consider as you plan for a sparkler exit on your big […]

Wedding Day Timeline- 8 Hours of Coverage

Wedding days can be stressful- but they don’t have to be. Imagine this, you and your closest friends eat a delicious breakfast, enjoy some mimosas or coffee and giddily chat about the day that is finally here. After breakfast you begin getting your hair and make up done, or you do it yourself. Over the […]

It’s Your Day, Do what you want to do.

You do you boo. We’ve all heard this before, right? In this case, I’m meaning do what you want for your wedding day. Whether that’s elope, have an intimate ceremony, or a larger wedding, do what you want to celebrate the union of you and your fiancé. Trends are fun to follow, but if your […]

Four Tips for Your Next Adventure Session at an AirBnb

Adventure Sessions are becoming more and more popular nowadays- who doesn’t love the idea of traveling to a fun new place, seeing the beautiful sights and enjoying an awesome date with your significant other? Vacations are great, but getting to have them documented as well? You can’t get much better than that. I love getting […]

Four Tips for Choosing an Outfit for your Session!

So you’ve booked your couples or engagement session and now you are wondering, what should I wear?! Keep reading below for four tips to choose what to wear for your session! 👆🏻Pick something you feel confident in! There’s nothing like stepping out in your fave outfit and the confidence boost it can bring. I don’t […]

Best Time of Day for Portraits

Planning your wedding day timeline can be tricky and overwhelming- but don’t let it be! Here’s a few reasons you may want to consider scheduling your bride and groom portraits later in the day during what is called “golden hour” or “civil twilight” rather than during the early afternoon and bright sun. (Of course if […]