I had soooo much fun shooting Sarah and Brian's engagement session! Sarah and Brian chose to do their session around downtown Durham. They are planning a wedding at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens next year and wanted to keep their session local. Its no secret that Shelley and I love the nitty gritty feel[...]
Working with so many wonderful couples, its hard to pick favorites. But after spending the day with Kelly and Chris, they definitely won our hearts. These two came up with the idea for their engagement session during our very first meeting. Chris has his private pilots' license and he won Kelly over[...]
Merritt and Damian's wedding was a combination of everything we love. It was unique, full of personality, and packed with beautiful and thoughtful touches. Merritt and Damian were married this December at the bride's historic family homestead in Elm City, NC, a tiny town about an hour outside of Ral[...]
Rachel and Chris are married ya'll! These two contacted us from New York City where they live many, many months ago. After communicating through phone and email, it was great to finally be able to meet them both in person and share in this wonderful day. Rachel's family lives in North Carolina, so t[...]
I had an awesome time backpacking Grandfather Mountain with Grayson, Kristen, and their dog Lucy Goosey. Even with a 20 degree low, relentless wind, and climbing on all fours over icy rock with a 40 lb pack, Grayson and Kristen were in high spirits. It was a truly rugged experience and definitely th[...]
Tyler has a handlebar mustache, McKenna has a platinum blonde mohawk. He wore a white tux, she stunned in a pink mermaid gown. Tyler and McKenna have so much style, and it's obvious to see that these two were totally made for each other! Josh and I had so much fun photographing this wedding in Ralei[...]
In this industry, I see a lot of great ideas. I love when people try new things at their wedding, or do what feels right in their heart- even if its different than the norm. I especially love bohemian nature-loving couples. Flower crowns are my favorite. I wish everyone wore them.
Retro sunglasses. Wildflowers. Bridesmaids dresses with elephants all over them. Meg and Sam planned a summer wedding that was sweet and original. When we met with Meg and Sam a while back, we knew their wedding was going to be great. They told us about their plans for[...]