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Heidi & Keith’s Rickhouse Wedding (feat. Wool E. Bull!) This was not our first Rickhouse wedding, but it was our first wedding with Wool E. Bull! Like all good Durham residents, Heidi & Keith love to spend summer nights at the DBAP watching America’s favorite minor league baseball team, The Durham Bulls. Given that love, […]


Rickhouse Wedding – Durham Wedding Photography

March 25, 2019

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CJ & Alex’s Barn at Valhalla Wedding The Kivus & Camera spring wedding season started wonderfully with CJ & Alex at the Barn at Valhalla in Chapel Hill on Saturday. You may remember CJ & Alex from their fun and colorful engagement session at ECU. Though it was grey and misty most of their wedding […]


Barn at Valhalla Chapel Hill Wedding

March 11, 2019

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Jenny & Alex’s Colorful Raleigh Engagement Session I love the City of Oaks and I love popping, saturated colors, so this colorful Raleigh engagement is the stuff my dreams are made of. I first met Jenny at Trophy on Maywood to hear about her and Alex’s wedding plans, and that’s when I learned they’d be […]


Colorful Raleigh Engagement Session

March 3, 2019

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Raleigh Branding Session for Sane Jane Who needs some help getting organized? If you raised your hand, you need to connect with the star of this branding session, Lynda Rothman. Lynda owns Sane Jane, a professional organizing company based in Raleigh. I met this amazing lady through a networking group, and I’m so glad I […]


Raleigh Branding Session

March 3, 2019

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Katy & Monica’s Chapel Hill Engagement Session Y’all already know how much I love doing Chapel Hill engagement photos, but what’s new is how much I loved spending time with these two amazing ladies. Katy & Monica, both physical therapists, are a perfect love story – they’ll be married in September and that marriage will […]


Chapel Hill Engagement

March 1, 2019

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2018 in the Kivii Life – Year in Review I shared images from all the amazing couples we worked with in 2018 earlier this week, and now it’ s time for the #KiviiLife blog post.  This time last year, I had grand visions of doing a monthly Kivii Life blog post – partly to share […]

The Kivii Life

2018 Year in Review – Kivii Life

January 31, 2019

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Raleigh Wedding Photographers – our 2018! It’s still January y’all so I’m rolling this out in time, but there’s a reason it took most of the month for me to get this done: 2018 was our busiest year yet. We worked with dozens of couples and this is just a smattering of the images we sent […]

Engagements, Weddings

Raleigh Wedding Photogs – Year in Review

January 29, 2019

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James & Lindsey’s Backyard Wedding These newlyweds are from New Orleans, so I didn’t get a chance to meet them in real life (IRL, if you will) until the day of the wedding. But meet them I did, and they are just as delightful in person as they are over Skype. Their small backyard wedding […]


Raleigh Backyard Wedding

January 27, 2019

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Chelsea & Brad’s New Years’ Eve wedding at Merrimon-Wynne There is no better way to ring in a new year than surrounded by the ones you love. Brad & Chelsea did that at the Merrimon-Wynne house in Raleigh on Monday (/Tuesday once the ball dropped). John & I had a blast celebrating with them and […]


Merrimon-Wynne New Years’ Eve Wedding

January 2, 2019

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Samantha & Kellan’s Duke Chapel & Cotton Room Wedding The last Saturday of 2018 was a great one! Samantha & Kellan were married at Duke Chapel, and then partied all night at the Cotton Room with their friends and family. I was worried we’d have to deal with freezing temperatures while waiting in the arcades […]


Duke Chapel & Cotton Room Wedding

December 31, 2018

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