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Rain couldn’t stop these two … The weather took a turn for the worst and Kendall and Jon found themselves living out “island life” and it’s unexpected storms even on their wedding day. It’s part of the charm of the island that Kendall grew up spending so much time on, in their family’s beach house. […]

With a good friend getting married in just a few short weeks (that we can’t wait to capture photo and video for!), we were asked recently to come up with a list of our top 20 songs for wedding receptions. Nothing will kill the vibe of your wedding faster than a bad song selection, wether […]

When he turned and saw her for the first time it was as if his whole life had led to this moment. When he saw her he lost it. In fact he lost it as he turned to see her, as if the anticipation alone was too much. On a wedding day there’s a lot […]

As she walked her way toward her soon to be husband her heels sunk deep into the rained soaked ground.  Her dad whispered in her ear.  They laughed and she walked on… barefoot. What was whispered in the moment? I’m not sure I want to know. The simple fact that she kept the course with […]

Lauren and Mark’s Duke Mansion wedding was such a refreshing spin on modern meets classic! Ashley with The Graceful Host flawlessly planned and executed Lauren’s vision to bring a modern flair to this historic wedding venue full of charm. Ashley’s cheerful personality, her attention to detail, and her flawless styling made the day a dream […]

I now have a two year old daughter. I’ve always been the guy that’s ok to cry. I’m kind of sappy. I cry during movies and I cry when the father of the bride dances with her that day. Dasha’s dad had a first look and his response was perfect. Their first dance had me […]

This has been a dream of mine for about a year, and it feels so crazy to finally be writing these words … Shortly after having our daughter, I started to feel like things were shifting in my business. I sort of went back to the drawing board, left nothing assumed, and revisited who we […]

“I don’t really want a video but Jessica does and she’s says yours aren’t cheesy and boring.” That’s how my FaceTime with Jason and Jessica started. To be honest, I loved how candid Jason was. He was apologetic but he wasn’t sold on the idea of flying me to Cape Cod to shoot their wedding. […]

This wedding was particularly special to me. Colleen has been a close friend since college. We studied abroad together in Italy for a semester, where we lived an absolute dream of being lectured about the history of some of the greatest art in the world while standing in front of it. She is a sweet […]

  We have so much we’ve learned from this inspiration shoot and we often use it as a reference in some of our training with photographers. While we did some things wrong and learned so much from this shoot, it still has our hearts. Perhaps it’s because from the moment we stepped foot onto the […]