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This past fall I found myself in the east side of the state pretty often. This Saturday in September was spent in Fayetteville, North Carolina at Cape Fear Botanical Gardens. Blair and Khalil are some of the kindest people I’ve ever met and this whole day was a reflection of their calm demeanor. We kicked […]

Mr. and Mrs. Purley | Cape Fear Botanical Garden

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I met Katy and Ruan a month and a half before their wedding day in Freedom Park here in Charlotte. Katy had originally selected doing a bridal portrait session with her wedding package, but decided she and Ruan were long over do for a professional portrait session together. I was so excited to meet them […]

Katy and Ruan | Charlotte, NC

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My fall busy season kicked off celebrating Ely and Garrett in Durham, North Carolina. These Duke alumni turned Florida residents returned to their alma mater to celebrate their I Dos on a warm day in September. They got ready with their families at the Washington Duke Inn, where they got to take in special moments […]

Mr. and Mrs. Bredenkamp | Sarah Duke Gardens

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I have to tell y’all, Davidson is the cutest little town. Located just north of Charlotte, this downtown area served as the perfect backdrop for Caitlin and Edward’s engagement photos. Getting married not too far from main street, we spent the first part of the evening photographing these cuties at Davidson College. There’s just something […]

Caitlin and Edward | Davidson, NC

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Hannah’s bridal beauty truly speaks for itself. I had the honor of capturing her in her bridal look back in August at Quail Hollow Country Club. Just a few weeks before her Charleston wedding, you could feel Hannah’s anticipation for her upcoming nuptials and her eagerness to say her I-Dos. I loved getting to learn […]

Hannah at Quail Hollow Country Club

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A summer wedding in the pavilion. When I photographed Carrie and Cam’s engagement photos back in December of 2020, I quickly learned they were Rock Hill celebrities. Every corner we turned on the main street, someone was calling their name and waving them down to say hello. You could feel the love the community had […]

Mr. and Mrs. Pike | The Watershed Pavilion

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It’s no secret by now that the pandemic has changed the game for weddings. Jenny and Jeff were initially supposed to get married in the summer of 2020. You may remember my post about their micro-wedding ceremony in Raleigh on their original wedding date and how we had thought the rest of their big day […]

Mr. and Mrs. Zumaris | JC Raulston Arboretum

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You guys know I love a good surprise. I met up with Angel and Jacob last summer for their engagement photos in Fort Mill, and as we were talking they surprised me by sharing they were getting married that very same day! Their evening was spent in an intimate celebration and a dinner party with […]

Angel and Jacob | Fort Mill, SC

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I’ve had the pleasure of knowing the Paschal family for several years now. Lindsey and I met in college through both our major in education and our sorority, and quickly formed a long-lasting friendship. Over time I began to meet other members of Lindsey’s family, including her younger sister Allison. The first time I met […]

Mr. and Mrs. Underwood | The Willcox

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I grew up traveling to Gatlinburg, Tennessee often as a kid as a place of escape from the Carolinas and a popular mountain destination.  This year my best friend, Linda, and I both had decided we wanted to take trips for our birthday weekends since we had not gotten to do a much in the […]

A Weekend in Tennessee

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