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Holly & Jonathan’s NC State Fair Engagement Session Holly saw the NC State Fair photos we did with Sarah & Josh last year (btw those two get married in 2 days!!!!!), and when she and Jonathan were wandering the fairgrounds this past weekend she decided she wanted some midway engagement photos as well and reached […]


NC State Fair Engagement Photos

October 19, 2018

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Caitlin & Juan (& Levi) at the Grove at McCormick Farms I’m blowing up the blog this week with Tara & Mike and then Carly & Nick and now these two, but what can I say, it was a busy weekend. We met Caitlin & Juan at their wedding venue, McCormick Farms, for a quick walkthrough […]


The Grove at McCormick Farms – Engagement Session

October 16, 2018

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Laura & Rita’s Durham Engagement Photos We first met Rita & Laura at Alicia & Jon’s wedding in the mountains this summer, and learned they also hailed from the Bull City. When they reached out about us photographing their wedding – which is also going to be in the mountains, but this time in Tennessee […]


Durham Engagement Photos

September 24, 2018

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Downtown Durham Elopement portraits for Haley & Bryan The actual downtown Durham elopement happened a few weeks ago when Haley & Bryan walked to the courthouse from their condo (living downtown is magical!), but we’ve been waiting for the sun to come out for some portraits to commemorate the marriage. And boy, did we get […]

Engagements, Weddings

Downtown Durham Elopement Portraits

August 10, 2018

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Doggos, color bombs, and paddle boarding: fun engagement photos for CJ & Alex If I know one thing about our clients, it’s that Kivus & Camera couples love fun engagement photos. If I know one thing about myself it’s that I love puppies! So this was obviously a great session. I headed out to East […]


Fun Engagement Photos in Greenville, NC

August 8, 2018

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Emily & Matt’s UNC Engagement Session If you know me, you know I will take any excuse for a trip to Chapel Hill. I was lucky enough to live in the Southern Part of Heaven for 7 years and it’s where I met the love of my life, the Carolina Basketball team. Oh did you […]


UNC Engagement Photos

July 16, 2018

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Laura & Andy’s Durham Engagement Photography Session To kick off their Durham engagement photography session, we met Laura & Andy at the house they’ll be moving into later this year (knock on wood). Andy’s a contractor, and he’s breathing new life into a sweet little house in one of Durham’s historic districts. The day we […]


Colorful Durham Engagement Photography

July 9, 2018

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Safa & Jon’s downtown durham engagement photos I love that top photo so much! The pink wall in downtown durham is PERFECTION, and it was delightfully fortuitous that Safa & Jon’s outfits matched it so well. This engagement session last fall was a blast. We wandered around, finding cool spots in downtown Durham and willing […]


Downtown Durham Engagement Session

May 15, 2018

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Allie & Paul’s Downtown Raleigh Engagement (with beer!) Allie & Paul’s wedding is at the end of May and I’m thinking back to how great they were for their downtown Raleigh engagement photos back in November. We started in Moore Square park, which is sadly all fenced up right now, had a beer at MOFU […]


Downtown Raleigh Engagement

May 1, 2018

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Claire & Greg’s romantic Raleigh engagement photos These two are loving and silly and completely charming. Claire & Greg are getting married this November and even though there are still a lot of details to finalize, I can tell that they are going to have a wonderful wedding. They’re clearly great for each other (I […]


Romantic Raleigh Engagement Photos

March 5, 2018

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