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ADVENTURE SESSION AT NICKAJACK LAKE AND AIRBNB TREEHOUSE | CHATTANOOGA TENNESSEE

ADVENTURE SESSION NICKAJACK LAKE AND AIRBNB TREE HOUSE Jen and Ryan are some of my favorite people. They are adventurous and fun and crazy in love, and  we were excited to create some nontraditional, beautiful anniversary pictures.  You might remember them from their awesome smoke bomb wedding pictures a few years back at Ambient + Studio.  They always give me …

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ALISON & WESTON | MARIETTA SQUARE ANNIVERSARY SESSION | ROMANTIC TATTOOED COUPLE

TATTOOED COUPLE MARIETTA SQUARE ENGAGEMENT I have really been exploring lately with darkness a lot in my work and I’m thankful for awesome couples that trust my vision and aren’t scared of a little mood either.  I am lucky enough to call these two awesome humans friends, and over the past few years I have had the chance to watch …

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MARGARET & JOHN | CUMBERLAND ISLAND ENGAGEMENT SESSION AVENTURE

Cumberland Island Engagement Session When Margaret and John approached me about having an engagement session at Cumberland Island, I was eager to set a date. The trip requires some planning in advance, as the National Seashore Park Service has only a limited number of campers per weekend.   We arrived on the Cumberland Island Ferry early that Saturday morning and took the day …

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ERIN + MICHAEL // CASCADE SPRINGS NATURE PRESERVE ATLANTA ENGAGEMENT

Erin & Michael found Cascade Springs Nature Preserve for their engagement photos. A little hidden gem on the outskirts of Atlanta that not too many people know about. One of my favorite parts was climbing through a tunnel with over grown ivy and water at our feet. They didn’t think twice and were up for any adventure.

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STYLED SHOOT AT THE HAY HOUSE, MACON GA // PUBLISHED ON WEDDINGS UNVEILED

I teamed up with some of the best of the best in Atlanta for this styled shoot. The vision was something a little darker and romantic, with rich color and tones.  I fell in love with Hay House in Macon Georgia, and knew it was the only fit for this shoot. We were so honored to see it published on the Weddings Unveiled …

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HILARY + BRIAN // SWAN COACH HOUSE ATLANTA HISTORY CENTER 1920’S STYLED ENGAGEMENT

I love it when incrediblly fashionable, in love, adorable people find me and want me to take their picture.  I can’t really call this ‘working’.  We just had a fabulous fun day and I loved the 1920’s vibes for their photos.  I couldn’t think of a more perfect location than the Atlanta History Center for their backdrop. Enjoy!

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CHRISTINE + JACKSON // SUMMEROUR STUDIO AND CHRIST THE KING WEDDING

Talk about six degrees of separation.. these two have so many incredible stories oh how they came together, it would take me an entire blog to share.. but trust me when I say, it was nothing short of fate that had them bound to be together long ago. Such a unique and creative couple..so many handmade elements and personal touches.. Summerour …

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LAUREN + BLAKE // STYLED ENGAGEMENT IN DOWNTOWN ATLANTA

I love nothing more than to run around this awesome city, with the sweetest couple..like ever..and play dress up at the same time. We were out running the rain clouds most of the time, but honestly it just added to our fun. Not to mention the prettiest light that comes with a rainy day. So much love in these two! Atlanta, …

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MARIA + DEREK | DOWNTOWN ATLANTA ROOFTOP ENGAGEMENT IN A PARKING GARAGE

I luv luv luv this session. Downtown city vibes all over it.  All my favorite things ..with a magical parking garage as the cherry on top. This city has so much to offer. Endless alley ways of exploration, and the perfect couple to take along for the adventure. These two are so down to earth and chill that were down to …

Walters Barn Wedding

JESSICA + ADAM | DIY WEDDING AT WALTER’S BARN |LULA, GA

I can’t begin to describe how perfect of a day it was for Jessica and Adam’s wedding at Walter’s Barn in the quaint town of Lula, GA.  The weather was PERFECT, the mood was perfect,  the people, and atmosphere..all things just lined up.  I had worked with Jessica’s sister in law with her wedding last year, so it really felt like …

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KATIE & PATRICK | COCA-COLA THEMED ENGAGEMENT SESSION AT PIEDMONT PARK

I think the new coca-cola campaign is almost as sweet as these two together:) After our first meeting, it was clear we would do something fun and on bikes no less! They were both big bicyclers while they lived in Minnesota.  So with a recent move to Atlanta, we wanted to incorporate a past love. So far they have had …

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BROOKE & OTISA | KENNESAW MOUNTAIN ENGAGEMENT SESSION

Brooke and Otisa came all the way from South Carolina just for our session. I was honored! We wanted to create something a little whimsical and romantic… and I think we did just that!  I have to give it to these two for driving 5 hours and looking this killer in all their pictures.  Not to mention, they had to …

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AYSHA + ALI | ATLANTA ENGAGEMENT SESSION

After a recent move to a new city, Aysha and Ali chose Atlanta for their engagement photos.  For the natural setting, we walked around the ever changing  landscapes of Piedmont Park.  For the urban portion, we ventured to downtown Atlanta for some rustic, city backdrops, right before sunset.  I love all the color and the contrast between the city and …

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TONI & JOEL | WEDDING AT THE BRICKYARD AT MARIETTA STATION & MARIETTA CONFERENCE CENTER

It is always a treat to work some close friends on their wedding day, and Toni & Joel are some of my favorites;) It was one of those scattered rain kind of weather days, but luckily it held off for a good portion so we could still get some great pictures outside.  I love the soft and effortless feel to …

BLACKWOOD FAMILY | KENNESAW MOUNTAIN FARM SESSION | GA

I just love this family!  It was year two for us, but this time Owen is the big 3 and there is a little baby girl on the way! I have so much fun catching up and picking up on all that happens in year.  We got to gab about raising little boys and all the fun that comes with …

YVONNE + CHARLIE ARE MARRIED | WEDDING AT DEFOOR CENTRE + DUCK POND | ATLANTA, GA

Yvonne and Charlie are two cool cats, it’s no wonder they found eachother.  Both very creative, outgoing, and with the attidude of not taking life too seriously,  just makes you want to be around them.  They had friends travel from near and far show up and prove this fact.  I must say I loved the way they looked at each …

PIEDMONT PARK PHOTO SESSION | JENALYN + KY | ATLANTA, GA

Want to know a good reason to get up for an early morning AM photo session?  Well check out  Jenalyn + Ky and their amazing photos to see one! These two were simply a joy to work with, just look at them they are adorable and truly in love.  They wanted to celebrate their anniversary and what a perfect occasion …

ERIN + CHRIS | SUMMEROUR WEDDING | ATLANTA, GA

I loved being a part of this dreamy wedding with Erin and Chris at Summerour.  The day was filled with some heart felt moments, like the one we snuck of  Erin and her mom before the ceremony. But there was tons of laughs as well, especillay with the bridal party and  their t-rex chase reenactments. I am so excited about …

ANN + STEPHEN | ENGAGEMENT SESSION AT SERENBE | PALMETTO, GA

Oh how I love shooting at Serenbe Farms in Palmetto, GA.  Ann + Stephen were looking for that rustic look and this is just the place for it.  If you don’t know these two love birds, you should take the time to! They are awesome! Check out some of photos from their engagement session.  We had some epic light towards …

JULIA + LUKE | WEDDING AT THE TROLLEY BARN | ATLANTA, GA

It was a long time coming!  Finally living in the same state, the time was right for Julia and Luke to bring the two families together and make it official! Check out the photos below, but its easy to see the happiness on everyones faces throughout the festivities.  They even let me drag them away from the party real quick …

ANNA + CHRIS ARE MARRIED! | BENT TREE COMMUNITY | JASPER, GA

It was a day of epic proportion! The weather had been all over the place that morning, but the rain clouds parted (thankfully!) just in time for pictures, making for some gorgeous puffy white clouds. Gotta love when that happens:) Anna + Chris shared a special ‘first look’ before the ceremony, and then we went around with the rest of …

KELLEY + CLINT ENGAGEMENT SESSION | SERENBE FARMS

Can you have too much goodness in one session?? It’s hard to say! But seriously this was up there with perfection!  Kelley & Clint picked Serenbe Farms in Palmetto, GA for our e-session together.  They loved that southern charm, and this place really fits the bill.  It seemed things just kept getting better and better as the time went by. …

CASSIA + CHRIS | ATLANTA LOVE SESSION

Well it was a year in the making for our session, after we battled the weather on three rescheduled shoots in 2012! Finally we decided to wait till next spring to do the shoot.  Guess the saying is true, because our patience paid off, and we seriously had a perfect weather day! Already married, Cassia and Chris just wanted to …

CAROLINE + JOHN ARE MARRIED | WEDDING IN DAHLONEGA, GA

After Caroline and John’s first meeting through friends, they knew it was something special and the rest was history! They chose a quaint southern styled  Inn in the hills of the Blue Ridge mountains to host their intimate affair.  The whole vibe was very cozy and loving and you could really see the happiness of two families joining their lives …

REBECCA + GEOFF ARE ENGAGED! | ATLANTA ENGAGEMENT SESSION

Shooting friends is the best! (ok that sounds bad but you know what I mean..) You get to take them to all the sketchy places you wouldn’t ( or shouldn’t!) normally take clients. We traveled all around the Atlanta Belt line to some of my favorite artists hidden spots.  The ‘Beltline Bears’ mural by Kyle Brooks I think truly fit …