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Site Visit I cannot think of another great way to spend a Thursday afternoon than a site visit to one of our favorite venues! The Vineyards at Betty’s Creek is one of the most gorgeous venues in the Asheville area. Located just west of Asheville. I know, I know, you’re like, “west of Asheville? I […]

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Site Visit I cannot think of another great way to spend a Thursday afternoon than a site visit to one of our favorite venues! The Vineyards at Betty’s Creek is one of the most gorgeous venues in the Asheville area. Located just west of Asheville. I know, I know, you’re like, “west of Asheville? I […]

Vineyard At Bettys Creek Lodge Photo

August 3, 2021

Today on our blog we are bringing you this gorgeous engagement session at the McAlister-Leftwich House. Catherine and Moses’s beautiful engagement session starts with a stroll and snuggles on the brick pathway. Catherine wore the perfect shade of lavender in her Milla dress. I must say the porches of the McAlister-Leftwich House are just divine. […]

McAlister Leftwich House Engagement Couple Laughing On Porch Photo

August 3, 2021

Can you think of anything more romantic than a Biltmore Wedding in The Champagne Cellar of The Biltmore Estate? I cannot! Bailey and Patrick’s intimate candlelit wedding in the Champagne Cellar was just perfection. Bailey wore a stunning Maggie Sottero gown with a gorgeous Bhldn veil. She looked incredible as she met Patrick for the […]

Biltmore Wedding Bride and Groom On Terrace Photo

July 24, 2021

Summer in Western North Carolina can bring unpredictable weather! When Abby and Daniel were originally supposed to meet us for their engagement session the forecast called for heavy rain. Planning to meet in Highlands was thwarted with heavy rain and thunderstorms. We rescheduled for a different day and the same thing rain rain rain. But […]

Black and White of Couple Kissing on Bridge at Bass Pond at Biltmore Photo

July 19, 2021

‘Tis the season! The season for full-on monsoon weather. Unpredictable weather to be precise here in Western North Carolina. It can be beautiful and sunny one minute and downpouring the next. The weekend brought rain from a tropical storm up the east coast. So as plans changed with our couples we rolled with the flow […]

Biltmore In Asheville Couple Nose to Nose in front of House Photo

July 11, 2021

Mostly a southern wedding tradition Bridal Portraits are an amazing addition to your wedding experience. We love bridal portrait sessions for many reasons. The number one reason would be the time we get to spend with our brides capturing gorgeous portraits. Today on the blog we are going to tell you all the benefits of […]

Bridal Portraits Bride Looking at Camera Photo

July 11, 2021

On man! Last night I had the best time with Mille and Josh celebrating their Anniversary on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina! Millie and I met a few years ago in 2019 in Paris, France. We were fellow photographers there attending a beautiful workshop, and now forever friends! Starting with a fresh face […]

Couple walking with umbrellas Photo

July 3, 2021

Post Office Wedding When Emily contacted us and told us she was getting married at The Historic Post Office in Hampton, I thought “Yes!” Because how many weddings have we photographed in post offices? Now, one! So how fun to get married in The Historic Post Office? So fun! First, the post office is gorgeous. […]

The Historic Post Office Hampton VA Bride and Groom on Stairs Photo

July 2, 2021

Engagement Outfits Okay, first off can we talk about how stinking cute Hannah and Diego are? I absolutely love their outfits. Nice shoes Jeans and a simple white tee with a light blazer for Diego were perfect! Diego’s outfit gives an effortless air, but still very stylish. While Hannah’s neutral top, white trousers, and gorgeous […]

Greensboro NC Engagement Couple Laughing Holding Hands Photo

July 2, 2021

Happy Summer friends! We are splashing into the summer with numerous trips to the pool. And I thought I would take a blog post to give my review of Kodak Ektar 100. I have to say what a fun film stock! I am loving the colors! These colors are punchy, fun, and perfect for summer. […]

Kodak Ektar 100 Little Girl on Pool Edge Photo

June 25, 2021