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Sarah & Daisuke’s Riverwood Manor Wedding in Harrisburg, NC Sarah & Daisuke’s first wedding was at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, with a reception at Riverwood Manor, which is a relatively new venue outside of Charlotte in Harrisburg, North Carolina. I say *first* wedding, because they actually live in Japan, and two weeks after the […]


Riverwood Manor Wedding Photography

September 25, 2017

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All Saints Chapel Raleigh Wedding – Hannah & Galen I will always remember this All Saints Chapel Raleigh Wedding, because I think Hannah & Galen tying the knot was a good luck charm for their team (which also happens to be my team – Go Heels!). Remember when UNC won the National Championship a couple […]


All Saints Chapel Raleigh Wedding

August 28, 2017

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Chapel Hill Wedding – Erica & Andy These two met in Chapel Hill and though they’ve lived all over the globe, headed back to Chapel Hill to tie the knot. And let me tell you, as someone who has known them since they started dating, Erica and Andy are: Soul. Mates. I can’t even begin […]


Chapel Hill Wedding at the Carolina Inn

May 19, 2017

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Intimate Wedding in Durham, North Carolina Intimate weddings are dreamy! If you’re a couple that has a tight group of friends and family who are incredibly important, *this* is the way to include them in your day. Obviously there are a million different wedding varieties between eloping and inviting everyone you and your parents have […]


Intimate Wedding in Durham – Keri & Nick

February 23, 2017

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Elegant Southern Wedding – Kinston, North Carolina LOVEBIRDS!!! Look at these two beautiful humans! This was an elegant southern wedding and the bride and groom were the most gracious southern hosts. Here are some of my favorite photos from Annalise and Stephen’s wedding day.  I love the arches at the St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Kinston! We […]


Elegant Southern Wedding – Annalise & Stephen

February 7, 2017

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Chris & Emily’s Carolina Inn Wedding PARTY This Carolina Inn wedding was So. Much. Fun. When I say “wedding party” in the post title, I don’t mean the bridesmaids & groomsmen, I mean that these two and their friends and family threw down. It was raining pretty much the whole day, but look at the […]


Carolina Inn Wedding PARTY – Emily & Chris

January 6, 2017

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2017 Engagement Photography Session Giveaway ****Update – hey Raleigh area, the engagement photo session giveaway is here!!!! Go to to learn more and enter!**** Remember when we gave away free engagement sessions to “bling in” 2016? Well, it’s that time again. Details are coming soon for the 2017 Kivus & Camera Engagement Photography Session […]

Engagements, Weddings

2017 Raleigh Engagement Photography Session Giveaway

December 22, 2016

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Lace & Frank’s Haywood Hall Wedding – Raleigh, NC Haywood Hall has quickly become one of our favorite venues. The grounds are gorgeous, the house is gorgeous, and it’s nice and close to downtown Raleigh. Lace & Frank had a bit of an “in” with the venue, as Frank has Haywood ancestors and his mother […]


Historic Haywood Hall Wedding

December 15, 2016

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Courtney & Mike’s North Carolina Museum of Art Wedding The grounds of the North Carolina Museum of Art are gorgeous, right? The couple ain’t bad either. Courtney & Mike are the sweetest, most kind-hearted pair whose priorities are one another, God, and their families. Photographing their ceremony at the Hayes Barton United Methodist Church was […]


North Carolina Museum of Art Wedding

December 9, 2016

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Annalise’s Haywood Hall Bridal Portraits I’m working on the layout for Annalise and Stephen’s wedding album and it reminded me how stunning Annalise is in her dress. We captured these bridal portraits in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina at Haywood Hall and Gardens. This is really one of my favorite places to photograph in Raleigh and […]

Portraits, Weddings

Downtown Raleigh Bridal Portraits

October 20, 2016

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