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I am so excited to share about Emmalee & Rory! There’s lot of amazing things I want to say about their wedding itself, but I first want to talk about the kind of people Emmalee & Rory are. Emmalee is a beam of joy and lightheartedness. And Rory is amazing partner for her; he is […]

February 18, 2020

Wake Forest bride and groom kissing in the rain in front of the Sutherland Estate photo

Emmalee & Rory

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I don’t know about you, but my favorite season here in North Carolina is definitely the fall! The humidity from the summer time finally breaks and cooler temperatures roll in. And maybe this is just me, but I think we had a particularly colorful fall this past year as far as foliage goes. When Stephanie […]

January 29, 2020

Raleigh couple walking and holding hands in the fall foliage photo

Stephanie & Oren • Engagement

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When I think back on Paige & Joey’s wedding day, the thing I remember most about it is that their day was a blast. Paige & Joey know how to have FUN! They are goofy with each other, and they are a hilarious to be around with all their friends and family. We felt so […]

January 28, 2020

Oaks at Salem bride and groom kissing in front of the pond on property at sunset photo

Paige & Joey

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Last week on instagram I referred to winter light and how much we love it!  This session is a great example of some morning winter light.  It was a little big foggy out across the field when we got there. This gave a really cool effect to some of the pictures for the first part […]

January 23, 2020

Wake Forest father and two year old son looking at each other photo

Will • Fall Mini Session in Wake Forest

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This couple is really special. As a team, we feel really fortunate when we get to photograph couples throughout different milestones in their lives. That is always a massive honor, and Sabrina & Charlie are no different. These two have been in front of A.J.’s camera multiple times. They are basically pros by now! A.J. […]

January 22, 2020

Anniversary session with the couple sitting on their gray front steps next to orange mums photo

Sabrina & Charlie • First Anniversary

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I know, I know, we post a lot about weddings and everything that goes with being a NC film wedding photographer…but…today I’m sharing the sweetest Raleigh Newborn Film Photographer session. Oh, I’m so excited to share these!! This big sister is everything. Like seriously. She’s the cutest little peanut and completely 100% obsessed with her […]

January 16, 2020

Raleigh newborn film photographer photo

Julian’s Newborn Session

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It’s my absolute favorite time of the year! Time when I get to announce my next NC photography workshop!! This is my 6th year hosting these workshops, and every singe time it gets better! We’re constantly honing and improving the process, and we truly feel like this is going to be the best year yet!!!! […]

January 15, 2020

Raleigh Photography Workshop

Spring 2020 Workshop

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Marty & David’s wedding was a cozy and romantic day! Their day was rainy, and this blog post should be about how rain is okay. I think rain on the wedding day is every bride’s worst nightmare. And I totally get that — you’ve planned this day for so long and you’ve had a certain […]

January 14, 2020

The Glass Box bride and groom snuggled together in front of all glass windows photo

Marty & David

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So we have a secret about our mini sessions!!  Well, it’s not really a secret, just probably something a lot of people might not know!  I do mini sessions places other than Wake Forest!!!  I don’t do it all of the time though. There are a lot of details to make it work! This November […]

January 9, 2020

Apex big sister holding her 6 month old little sister in her lap photo

Apex Family Mini Sessions

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This unique bridal shoot was the best. Like seriously, the absolute best. It reminded me why it’s so important to do shoots for myself. I get to be creative, have zero time restrictions, and just shoot for fun! It’s so refreshing and as hard as it is to fit shoots like this into busy season […]

January 8, 2020

Unique Bridal Shoot Portraits NC State Fair photo

NC State Fair Bridal Shoot