Here you will find a glimpse of my crazy fun life as a wedding photographer, mom + wife, and dreamer! We are all about magical moments and every day little joys.

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I am still in awe of being published in Cape Fear Bride Magazine this past summer! My dream was to one day be recognized in a real magazine and it happened!! Every time I see it in a bridal boutique or venue in Wilmington my heart stops!!! A huge thank you to the editorial team […]


Rob and I had got to travel to Greensboro for a beautiful wedding at The Proximity Hotel. The rooms the bride and groom got ready in were to die for, with floor to ceiling windows and so much yummy light!! Then I was in heaven once I saw Brittany had two different dresses! Her ceremony […]


Rob and I made our way to Wilmington to shoot this beautiful couple’s engagement session! We could not have asked for a more beautiful morning or a more gorgeous location! I am kind of obsessed now with Airlie Gardens and can’t wait to shoot there again!! Kristen and Alan, y’all rocked this session!!!


I am so excited for my sister and her fiance John on their engagement! They have been dating for 5 years and we now get to plan a wedding, yay!!! I felt so honored to be able to walk around downtown Wilmington with my gorgeous sister and her soon to be husband and capture their […]


We are honored and so happy to be published on Heart Love Always today! A huge thank you to Alexandra for featuring Margaret and Austins gorgeous engagement session! View this stunning session here:


Rob and I got to photograph the most beautiful sunrise engagement session! I literally shrieked out loud numerous times during this session, I could not hold in my excitement for this light, perfect location, and this gorgeous couple! We met super early at Wrightsville beach but good gracious it was totally worth it! I hope […]


Oh these two have stolen our hearts!!! Rob and I were so excited when Luz had mentioned wanting to shoot their engagement session downtown! These two live a block from the Capital building and what better way to show your love for your city than showing your love for each other in Downtown Raleigh right […]


This wedding holds a special place in my heart! My sister Amber is really good friends with Margaret and was a bridesmaid in the wedding! I was super excited when Margaret and Austin decided to have us photograph their wedding! Margaret and Austins love story takes them back to 1999 where they met on a […]


At every consult Rob and I bring up the first look and see if the couple is willing to have it or not. Some couples have no clue what it even is and our job is to educate all of our wonderful couples on exactly what it is , and why we recommend it. Down […]


A huge thank you to Amy from the Lovely Find for featuring this gorgeous Durham wedding! You can view it here:

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