Wedding Planning & Tips

Best Places for Engagement Photos in Chattanooga

Chattanooga is called the scenic city for a reason.  We have tons of great locations in Chattanooga to take photos.  We have rivers, mountains, open fields, cool urban settings, and pretty much everything in between.  My favorite sessions are engagements so I have scouted the best places in town for engagement photos.  I have listed… Continue reading Best Places for Engagement Photos in Chattanooga

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What to look for in your Wedding Photographer Contract

Last week I blogged about what questions to ask yourself when you look for a wedding photographer.  Today I want to educate you about what the industry standards are in Chattanooga.  There are a thousand ways to run a wedding industry business and everyone chooses to run their business in their own way.  That being… Continue reading What to look for in your Wedding Photographer Contract

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How to Choose from all the Chattanooga Wedding Photographers

I suppose it's not possible for me to present an unbiased opinion on this topic, as I am actually a one of many Chattanooga wedding photographers.  However, a lot of brides struggle with this decision.  There are a ton of amazingly talented artists in my hometown.  I'm grateful and blessed to call all alot of… Continue reading How to Choose from all the Chattanooga Wedding Photographers

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Why Are Weddings So Expensive?

Gross! Please just don't, talking about money is tacky! That's what a lot of people think when it comes to the dirty topic of money. It's not fun to talk about, especially for people in the wedding industry. However, as someone with insight I felt some responsibility to answer the question I get a lot.… Continue reading Why Are Weddings So Expensive?

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Five Tips for Planning a Wedding in Chattanooga

Im so happy you are planning a wedding in Chattanooga!  I was born and raised in the Chattanooga area and I love my city. I lived in Atlanta for 3 years, traveled around the world and I can honestly say I love living, loving, and working here. 90% of the weddings I have shot have… Continue reading Five Tips for Planning a Wedding in Chattanooga

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Wedding Regrets

I think a lot of planning for any event is weighing the pros and cons and thinking about what you might regret doing or not doing.  Planning a wedding is no exception, especially since it is a once in a lifetime event with a ton of tradition and meaning.  Recently I asked the married individuals… Continue reading Wedding Regrets

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Engagement Session Wardrobe Tips: What should I wear?

This might be the most common question I get as a photographer. It's a stressful thing to figure out what will look best in photographs so that you can feel confident in your appearance. I even devoted several pages in my bridal guide just to engagement prep and wardrobe.  There are some general rules but… Continue reading Engagement Session Wardrobe Tips: What should I wear?

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Mrs. Bridal Fashion Preview: Ooltewah Bridal Market

What a fun day this was!  I had the pleasure of spending a few hours with Kelsey Hood and her staff at Mrs. Bridal.  I am so envious of their job in so many ways.  They get to assist ladies in picking out the most important dress of their lives!  I simply love this stylish… Continue reading Mrs. Bridal Fashion Preview: Ooltewah Bridal Market

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Pose Like a Pro on Your Wedding Day (Or any other time!)

Dont Worry! Relax! I'll guide you! Your photographer should tell you what to do and use their expertise to make sure you feel comfortable while looking great!  But here are some tips! Ladies should shift their weight to the foot furtherest from the camera and shift their hips back.  This makes you hips look smaller… Continue reading Pose Like a Pro on Your Wedding Day (Or any other time!)