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Oakland Farm Wedding Day Brad and Madison had the most beautiful Oakland Farm, Raleigh, NC wedding last week! It was the perfect fall with the most beautiful of details! The sweetest parts of the day were by far the first looks! Brad and Madison chose to have one with each other, and it was so […]

OAKLAND FARM, RALEIGH WEDDING| BRAD AND MADISON

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Because they wanted something bright with tall grass and trees for their Raleigh engagement photos, we decided to shoot Kaylee and Jackson’s photoshoot at the North Carolina Museum of Art! It’s so gorgeous this time of year and truly made for some gorgeous images! Kaylee and Jackson met through social media. They bonded over their […]

RALEIGH ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS | NC MUSEUM OF ART| KAYLEE AND JACKSON

Raleigh Engagement Photos

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I had such a fun time getting to know Kayce, Colin, and their fur baby Biscuit during their Dorothea Dix Engagement Photos! Kayce and Colin are so fun-loving, and I can already tell their wedding next fall at the Cape Fear Botanical Gardens is going to be a blast! One thing that I adored about […]

DOROTHEA DIX ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS| KAYCE AND COLIN

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You and your fiancé are SO excited to have your engagement session with us, but maybe the two of you are wondering how to use your engagement photos afterwards? Here are some creative ideas that may help! SAVE THE DATES As we discussed previously, the images you use for your save the dates can really […]

HOW TO USE YOUR ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS

Raleigh Engagement Photos, Wedding Planning

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One question that Christopher and I get asked periodically is, “What is the point of engagement photos?” So let’s dive right in and discuss! TO GET COMFORTABLE Most of our TR Couples haven’t had professional photos made together before, and that’s ok! By having an engagement session, you’re able to get some practice in front […]

WHAT IS THE POINT OF ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS?

Raleigh Engagement Photos, Wedding Planning

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Over the years, one of the most common questions Christopher and I have received is how to prepare for your engagement photos. There’s a lot of careful thought and planning that goes into your engagement session, and we want to help simplify that process for you! When you book Christopher and I for your wedding, […]

HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS

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A COUPLE CELEBRATING THEIR ENGAGEMENT AT THE MERRIMON-WYNNE HOUSE IN RALEIGH, NC

MERRIMON-WYNNE HOUSE, RALEIGH, NC PHOTOGRAPHY| PRESTON AND FARRA

Merrimon-Wynne House, Raleigh, NC Wedding

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I absolutely love shooting Raleigh bridal portraits! Not only do you get the opportunity to get more practice in front of the camera before your big day, but you also get to put on your pretty wedding dress! Your Raleigh bridal portrait session is also an excellent time to schedule your hair and makeup trial […]

RALEIGH BRIDAL PORTRAITS| CHANDLER

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Last summer, we hopped on a Zoom call and talked with Chris and Simone about photographing their Merrimon-Wynne House wedding. From that first call, I knew we would get along great! They live in Nashville, but were planning a Merrimon-Wynne House wedding here in Raleigh for July 4th of this year! We knew that would […]

MERRIMON-WYNNE HOUSE WEDDING IN RALEIGH, NC| CHRIS AND SIMONE

Merrimon-Wynne House, Raleigh, NC Wedding

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I am SO glad I was finally able to meet Haley and Matthew for their summer engagement session in Raleigh! We were supposed to do this session a little earlier in the year, however due to a family situation Haley had to reschedule. But man, I say it was worth the wait because these two […]

SUMMER ENGAGEMENT SESSION IN RALEIGH |MATTHEW AND HALEY

Raleigh Engagement Photos, WRAL Azalea Gardens

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We recently had the chance to meet Hunter and Brittany for their engagement photos at The Sutherland! This is also where they’ll be getting married in spring of 2022, and I can’t wait to be back! These two met in college and were friends for several years. Now, Hunter likes to encourage other guys that […]

ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS AT THE SUTHERLAND, WAKE FOREST, NC| HUNTER AND BRITTANY

Raleigh Engagement Photos, The Sutherland

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I had the best time hanging out with Natalie and Joe for their anniversary session in Raleigh. I think it’s such a great idea to get all dressed up in your wedding attire again without the pressure and stress of the wedding day! YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY: DOROTHEA DIX PARK ENGAGEMENT SESSION IN RALEIGH, NC| […]

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IN RALEIGH, NC

Raleigh, NC Wedding, Uncategorized

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Jonathan and Sherri had such a sweet Oakland Farm wedding day! The weather was gorgeous, and it was the perfect fall day! These two met when playing on online game in 2006. They got engaged while having a cookout in their backyard. As far as their wedding day goes, I loved their first look! It […]

Oakland Farm Wedding

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The weather is turning (slightly) cooler, and the leaves are starting to take on shades of red, orange, and yellow. Fall is certainly in the air! As a newlywed couple, I remember it being a little overwhelming trying to come up with traditions that we wanted to establish as our own unique couple. So today, […]

FALL TRADITIONS FOR COUPLES!

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HOW I GOT STARTED AS A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER When I was a senior in college, I was planning a wedding of my own. During that time, one of my favorite parts of planning was scrolling through Facebook and The Knot and looking at wedding photographers work. Even after we had booked our photographers, I would […]

HOW I BECAME A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

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