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How to Build the Perfect Wedding Timeline

Building the perfect wedding timeline can be so challenging when you first begin. I remember when I was a bride (the first of my friends) and I had no idea where to start. Where to allot time for getting ready? Family photos? Bridal portraits? It all felt so overwhelming. After years in the industry, here’s […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Wedding Planning

Getting engaged is one of the most exhilarating and memorable moments in anyone’s life. It’s a time filled with excitement, joy, and the promise of a beautiful future together. I remember how excited I was when my husband popped the question in our future home. However, as the initial excitement settles, you might find yourself […]

Questions To Ask Your Photographer Before Hiring Them

When it comes to what questions to ask your photographer before hiring them it can be intimidating to know exactly what to ask, let alone know what answers you’re looking for.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wedding Day Timeline- 6 Hours of Coverage

Figuring out where to begin or how much coverage you need for your wedding day can be a bit overwhelming. Most people haven’t planned a wedding before, so it’s understandable to not know how much coverage you need! That’s why I’m here to help. If you are having a smaller gathering, or coverage to the […]

How to Get the Most out of your Online Gallery

Woohoo! You’ve received your images from your session or wedding! Or, you are waiting for your big day and want to be prepared so that you get the most out of your gallery. I want to make sure that you feel confident and prepared to enjoy your images forever, both digitally and in print. Firstly, […]