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Mary Landon & Juan Carlos: Engaged

Pentax 645N / Fuji 400H film / scans by Photovision


Kiss Me Under The Light of A Thousand Stars

“Well me, I fall in love with you every single day. So honey now Take me into your loving arms Kiss me under the light of a thousand stars” featured today on Style Me Pretty.


Every time we travel further south, I fall in love again with the trees dripping with spanish moss, the palms, and the lush waterbanks. These are some of the things that caught my eye recently while we were photographing a wedding in Savannah.  

Trees, Love, and Marriage

Do you ever think about the stories that trees could tell? So much of the past has happened underneath them. Farmers have planted under their branches, children have played together, and lovers have kissed. They have weathered ferocious storms, and come out stronger for it. I had the pleasure recently of driving way out to … Read More …

Samantha & Parker: Engaged

It was a fresh spring day when I drove far out into the country for Samantha and Parker’s engagement session. They wanted to have their pictures taken at the place where he first proposed to her … and when I saw how peaceful and quiet it was here, I certainly understood why it was a … Read More …

Where You Go, I Will Go

Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God. – Ruth 1:16

Coastal Elopement Inspiration: Charleston

“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson As part of the Charleston Film Collective Gathering, we designed several shoots for the film photographers there. This was from day two – we wanted the inspiration be feel wild and free, inspired by the wind and sand of the … Read More …

Life into Parenthood is Like A Journey

Life into parenthood is like a journey .. the road goes up and down. Sometimes it is easy, and other times it’s a bit steeper. Still, it is filled with beauty and learning. In retrospect, it is all the journey that makes the story into what it is – and those moments when we can … Read More …

Stephanie & Jeff: Eno River Engagement

The banks of the Eno River were the perfect spot for capturing Stephanie and Jeff’s love for their engagement session .. it will be fun capturing their wedding images this fall! Film Scans: The FIND Lab / Digital: Mastin Labs – Fuji400H / Pentax 645N + Canon A2E + Canon 5DM3 / Fuji 400H film