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Katie & Paxton’s Belt Line Station Wedding Friday’s Belt Line Station wedding was one of the first days I was able to more or less forget that a pandemic is going on. Katie & Paxton, like just about every other 2020 couple, had to adjust their wedding plans because of Covid, but their day still […]

Belt Line Station wedding in Durham, NC

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Belt Line Station Wedding

October 12, 2020

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K & D’s Durham Elopement Continuing the 2020 trend of tiny weddings, I’ve got a 6 person Durham elopement for y’all today. The six people included me, so it was the couple and their two witnesses, with myself photographing and the ever wonderful Magical Weddings by Carly officiating. K&D have a big wedding planned for […]

Casual elopement inspiration from this Durham elopement at an AirBNB

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Durham Elopement

October 11, 2020

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Megan & Taylor’s intimate wedding at The Meadows Raleigh Saturday was the most gorgeous early fall day at The Meadows Raleigh. Taylor & Megan could not have asked for more perfect weather. I don’t think they could have gotten much more perfect company either. Their wedding was an intimate family affair, and their families were […]

Make sure to make time for portraits around sunset time on your wedding day - this couple and I had so much fun creating magic during golden hour AND blue hour

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Intimate Meadows Raleigh Wedding

October 5, 2020

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Kaitlyn & Anthony’s Pullen Park Wedding Photos There’s no wedding here, just Pullen Park wedding photos. Also a first look. No wedding you say? Well, these two were supposed to get married in May, but had to postpone due to Covid. They went ahead and had a simple intimate ceremony in the spring (without putting […]

Pullen Park Wedding Photos - great location for wedding portraits in Raleigh, NC

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Pullen Park Wedding Photos

September 21, 2020

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A Casual Backyard Wedding for John & Dawn I’m starting to get used to this micro-wedding thing. This weekend’s fantastic tiny affair was a casual backyard wedding for the lovely Dawn & John. We drove a couple hours north Saturday morning, just over the border into South Boston, Virginia, where the almost-weds were gathering with […]

An older couple holds hands on their wedding day - inspiration for a casual backyard wedding

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Casual Backyard Wedding in Virginia

September 14, 2020

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Allegra & Joe’s Brooklyn Arts Center Wedding (+ the beach!) Allegra & Joe got married Sunday of Labor Day weekend in Wilmington at the Brooklyn Arts Center. It was my first time at that venue and now I want more weddings there. It’s gorgeous!! Given the Covid situation, Allegra & Joe had only family with […]

Bride and Groom pose at the Wilmington River Walk after their wedding at the Brooklyn Arts Center

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Brooklyn Arts Center & Beach Wedding

September 9, 2020

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Clara & Oliver’s Live-streamed Chapel Hill Elopement I’ve got another micro-wedding for y’all! This one’s a stunning Chapel Hill elopement from sunny Saturday afternoon. Clara & Oliver tied the knot on a dock overlooking a pond near a relative’s house in northwest Chapel Hill. The spot was perfect – the pond (with a fountain!) was […]

Bride and groom laugh as they run through a wooded area during their Chapel Hill Elopement

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Chapel Hill Elopement slash Zoom Wedding

August 31, 2020

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Kim & Mark’s Rainy AirBNB Backyard Wedding We’re still in Covid19 Quarantine times, so this weekend’s wedding was another intimate, backyard wedding with just a handful of guests in attendance. Kim & Mark live in Atlanta and their families are in Pennsylvania, so when they decided to go the micro wedding route after coronavirus derailed […]

Bride and groom smile under an umbrella in the pouring rain

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Rainy Backyard Wedding

August 17, 2020

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Get your colorful wedding inspiration from this styled shoot at the Lucky Strike Suite in Durham, NC First a disclaimer: this is a styled shoot. And for those of you who don’t know what that means, it means it’s not a real wedding. I think that’s important to disclaim, because a lot of times real […]

A Black couple stands in wedding gown and custom red suit at Belt Line Station in Durham, NC

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Colorful Wedding Inspiration – Styled Shoot at The Lucky Strike Suite

July 15, 2020

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Liz & Rikki’s nerdy Raleigh same-sex elopement Y’all. The bar has officially been set as high as I’ve ever seen it for custom nerdy wedding ceremonies. At this awesome, colorful, nerdy same-sex elopement, Liz & Rikki vowed to protect one another from orcs and weeping angels. And to be one another’s Companion through space and […]

Two brides strike a fun pose at their same-sex elopement in Raleigh, NC

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Nerdy Raleigh Same-Sex Elopement

June 27, 2020