Every time a bride walks down an aisle, a new chapter in her life begins. One of my favorite parts of the day is when she is there standing next to the person, “giving her away.” It’s such an honor to be able to capture these once in a lifetime moments and I truly feel blessed. It’s nice when the bride smiles at your camera too 😉📷 Second shot for the beautiful and talented @beccarillo
Savoring every last bit of summer, but craving these deep rich fall feels. Moody florals are our jam! @nicamille kept each vessel flowing with them at one of our favorite Beaulieu Gardens weddings. And who could capture it better than our man @josevilla ✨🙌🏻 cc: @paulaleduc@latavolalinen
Ok all you artists out there. I just want you to do something for a second. Take your right hand, bring it up over your head and around to your back. Now give yourself a pat on the back. As artists, we can be own worst critics. I have seen a major shift in my artistic confidence over the past few years and it has made such a difference in everything that I do. In a world of curated feeds (and, HELLO, pretty much a curated life in general), some can lose that confidence if something is less than perfect in the conditions or technicality of the art they are producing. STOP IT WITH THIS NOW. Life is not always perfect. The weather is not always perfect. The light is not always perfect. Your focusing may not always be perfect. WHAT YOU NEED TO START DOING is being PROUD of the work you are creating. You rocked that dark church at 10,000 ISO because you were restricted from using flash. You still captured portraits beautifully even though it was a monsoon outside. Give that art love. Share it. Be proud of it. I know I am not done growing in my artistic capabilities, but I know the work I have produced in the situations I am producing it in is badass. It makes others happy. It makes me happy. So do yourself a favor and start loving what you are creating. When you have that confidence in what you create, it becomes the fuel you need to keep growing as an artist. Seriously, be proud of it. Be SO proud.
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Wedding day views on the coast of Cape Neddick ⛵️ 🌊
Who wouldn’t want this as their backdrop to their wedding day?
Yesterday these babes were featured on @greenweddingshoes and I could not be more proud! @annadelores is sooo talented and I am so grateful to her and her work!
So much goes into the execution of a wedding. Several hundred emails, hours and hours of discussion, countless phone calls. 8-10 different floor plans + changes. Modifying every single quote from every single vendor to perfection. Working through vendor load ins for the most efficient set up schedule. And problem solving. Lots and lots of problem solving. ..
Those are the things that you don’t see. But that is the hard work and dedication to design and to my clients that it takes to... at the end of it all... get what you guys get to see. ALL the pretty 💚 so a huge thank you to Allie and Ross for also putting in the work- and at the end of the day- trusting me! And to our entire team- you make my heart smile. Tap the pic for all the vendors and keep your eye out for a blog post from me chatting about how much I love this family and this love story and all the design details!
It’s another beautiful Saturday for a wedding and I cannot wait to head out to celebrate Maddie and Trevor’s special day!! These past few weeks have been so busy with corporate headshots, product photography, and senior photos — and my sweet mama fell and broke her hip, so I’ve been spending as much time at the hospital with her as I can. I appreciate everyone’s sweet messages, prayers, and most of all patience and understanding if I’ve been slow to email back. I’m so grateful for extra time with my family, and for the faith and grace upon grace that sustains us during these times. Photo credit: @avenueonephotography
Hanging florals will WOW your guests. But what do you do when there are no "rigging points?" Your tent company has to create them! Which means you need a stellar tent professional. 📷 @katiestoops ⛺️ @skylinetentcompany
This week’s #WCW is our amazing Lead Planner, Katie. She designs the most beautiful weddings, takes incredible care of our clients and always goes the extra mile (including leaf blowing when needed 😂). PC: @dreamphotographystudio