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Elyse & Brian’s Durham Elopement The tiny wedding trend of 2020 (brought about by COVID of course) has continued into 2021. Our latest wedding was a small and sweet Durham elopement for Elyse & Brian. They were married by Magical Weddings by Carly in the backyard of a big Durham farmhouse, with just half a […]

Durham Elopement and mini wedding

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Durham Elopement

February 2, 2021

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Victoria’s Raleigh bridal portraits I promised these when I shared Victoria & Bryant’s wedding last month, and here they finally are! The stunning Victoria’s Raleigh bridal portraits. This was my first time shooting anything at the Hall & Gardens at Landmark and I was devastated to see that they’ve closed in the few months since […]

Raleigh bridal portraits at the Hall and Gardens at Landmark

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Raleigh Bridal Portraits – Victoria

January 19, 2021

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J & K’s rainy elopement in Durham Everyone knows rain on your wedding day is good luck, but do you know why? I got to share the reason at this rainy elopement in Durham this past weekend. The reason is that you’re tying the knot, and, as any good sailor knows, a wet knot is […]

Rainy elopement in Durham, NC

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Rainy Elopement in Durham

January 11, 2021

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M & H’s NCMA Elopement in December I can’t share that much about this private NCMA elopement from just before Christmas, but I did get approval from M & H to share a few of my favorites from their ceremony and wedding portraits. I can also share the fact that the ever wonderful Magical Weddings […]

NCMA Elopement at Askew

Weddings

NCMA Elopement in Raleigh, NC

January 5, 2021

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Surprise snow for Victoria & Bryant’s Christmas Wedding! I think Victoria & Bryant somehow knew we’d all need a little bit of Christmas wedding magic this year. And they delivered Santa & snow. So yeah, Christmas wedding dreams come true. They’ve been planning their Cotton Room wedding for a while and while Covid has derailed […]

Dramatic and colorful wedding photography in Raleigh, NC

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Christmas Wedding in Durham, NC

December 21, 2020

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Liesl & Caitlin’s NC Mountain Elopement Give me all the mountain elopement fun please! This weekend we met Liesl & Caitlin in Banner Elk for some amazing wedding portraits. They actually had their official magistrate wedding earlier in the fall, but Saturday was the day for official wedding portraits. And mother nature did not let […]

Two brides at their NC Mountain elopement

Weddings

NC Mountain Elopement

December 14, 2020

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Josh & Lisa’s backyard winter wedding What’s intimate and maybe a little bit cold but full of love? A winter wedding in a backyard!! Remember these two from their engagement session with the adorable Josie last year? They tied the knot this weekend for wedding celebrations part 1. They’re still planning on having a big […]

bride and groom have their first dance in front of an outdoor fireplace at a backyard winter wedding

Weddings

Winter Wedding in the time of Covid

December 7, 2020

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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

Weddings

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

Weddings

Intimate Meadows Raleigh Wedding

October 5, 2020