A Baylor School Wedding.  Baylor School is a gorgeous venue.  It has a beautiful chapel and the dining hall was a stunning reception space.  Add in this stunning couple and it was a picture perfect day! The couple was excited to have everyone back at Baylor School together. They were so excited to see the […]

Baylor Wedding Couple Hand in Hand

A Baylor School Wedding: Ryann + Connor

Wedding Planning & Tips

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Rock City Proposal

A Rock City Proposal?  Sign me up, always.  Rock City is such a gorgeous place for a proposal.  Multiple options for the perfect moment and Eric nailed it.  I will always love hiding to capture this moment. It was a perfect day for an amazing couple.  Truly, there is always something magical about being able […]

A Rock City Proposal: Meaghan + Eric

Engagements

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The Woodlands at Howe Farms is truly a fairytale venue.  Add Jessica and Dom and their stunning color palette…this wedding was gorgeous.  Dom has always said that Jessica’s smile just lights up the room.  I saw it as I shot their engagement pictures, but I really saw it from beginning to end on this special […]

The Woodlands the Couple

The Woodlands at Howe Farms: Jessica + Dom

Weddings

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Lily Lou's Couple Toast

The Venue at Lily Lou’s gave us a beautiful day for a beautiful wedding. Sarah and Taylor are stunning and the joy and love they have for each other just shined all day. Shocking, I know, but I love weddings. There is always something so beautiful about being able to watch everyone be happy for […]

The Venue at Lily Lou’s: Sarah + Taylor

Weddings

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A Chattanooga engagement with multiple locations?  I live for it.  From Signal Mountain to downtown, Chattanooga really gives us all the backgrounds we could ever want. Marli and Neil have known each other for over 15 years. Their relationship just evolved naturally and they really are the sweetest.  I love that Marli says that when […]

Signal Mountain Engagement Session

Chattanooga Engagement: Marli + Neil

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Gifting Clients

Our photography clients are more than just people.  They are the heart of our business and if you are working with them in a way that fosters an ongoing relationship, they truly become part of our lives. What you gift, cost, etc. is different for each photographer. I look at gifting as a way to […]

Should You Gift Your Wedding Photography Clients?

Photography Education

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A surprise proposal followed up with the cutest engagement party!  This was such a great day and this party was so amazing!  As Hayden’s dad said (about her mom) “Dabney loves making the ordinary, extraordinary.”  Literally, that could not be more true.  Every detail of this engagement party was just perfect. As you can see, […]

Chattanooga Engagement Party: Hayden + Dennis

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Let’s talk photography myths.  I am here to debunk the top 5 things I have heard as I have come up in the industry. First, photography myth one: You have to have a REALLY expensive camera.  Expensive, doesn’t mean amazing photos.  When you are first starting out, you don’t know if you will love this […]

Wedding Photography Myths

Photography Education

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Love is in the air! A chance to shoot another Chattanooga Proposal? Absolutely!  I will always be a champion for love and I love the chance to capture these moments.  The look of surprise and just the utter love and joy that comes throughout the whole proposal is so beautiful. Brian and Katie are such […]

Chattanooga Proposal Couple

A Chattanooga Proposal: Katie + Brian

Engagements

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Let’s take a minute to talk about how to make a wedding look more high-end.  Photography is usually the most expensive thing at the wedding. We, as the photographer, can make a lower budget wedding look high-end. It takes patience and work. This is actionable advice that can be huge for you and your business. […]

How To Make a Wedding Look More High-End

Photography Education

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Love Stories

Getting to shoot these high school sweethearts engagement pictures already had this photographer stocked for their wedding day.  

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Howe Farms

Highlands Chapel

Caty & Simon got married at her grandmother's private estate inside the Sandestin resort in Florida.  They fell in love chatting by the water so it only made since they say their vows here too.

Florida

Sandestin Resort

It's not every wedding that starts with a luxury car in a venue styled like a tuscan villa and ends with karaoke and fireworks!  This wedding was EPIC!

Howe Farms

The Woodlands