Yearly Archives: 2017

Business Branding Photography: Something New For I Do + More

Business branding photography can rock your world and accelerate your business!!   It so much more then a headshot and some photos to share on Instagram + Facebook, its someone first impression ofView full post »

We Are On The 10 Day Smoothie Cleanse

We have committed ourselves to The 10 Day Smoothie Cleanse by JJ Smith! Yep you read that correctly. This morning makes day #5… only 5 more days to go!! Alleluia So why the heck would weView full post »

Smyrna Georgia Engagement Shoot: Hilary + Jeremy

Color Vibes – Color Run The pavement was hot that day in North Carolina. Brilliant colors were swirling in the air and cheers of excitement filled the street. As the whistle sounded it began, aView full post »

FEATURE: Wedding Lovely Blog: Styled Shoot

Feature Wedding: Wedding Lovely Blog: Styled Shoot One of the best perks of being wedding photographs is making creative friends along the way. See this feature wedding. A few weeks back we had theView full post »

One Easy Way To Improve Productivity

Confront the Beast – #1 Productivity Tip! How did we improve productivity? The other day we were staring down our to-do list and there it was. A big hairy beast trying to rip through the pageView full post »

Ball Ground Georgia Wedding: Christen + Fraser

Christen + Fraser are now “The Roberts” with a Ball Ground Wedding in Georgia “The Plan” Hike up to the top of Brasstown Bald + Propose while a friend plays music in theView full post »

The Bradley Street Train Depot: Whitney + Brent Wedding

Carrollton GA Wedding Photography This past weekend we had the joy of capturing Whitney + Brent’s gorgeous wedding which took place on Main Street Carrollton Georgia at The Depot on Bradley.View full post »

Atlanta Elopement: James + Emily

Atlanta Elopement: James + Emily  Every little girl dreams of her wedding day and just how perfect it will be. And so rang true for Emily as well. Not only that she, was marrying James, a man whoView full post »

1 Simple Tip To Improve Bride + Groom Portraits

Hi Boo! If your reading this then we know you have experienced the AWKWARDNESS of trying to direct + pose a couple for your very first time. You may even be on your 5th shoot or 3rd wedding and stillView full post »

Donating Time + Talent: St. Luke Church

Giving Back your Gifts and Talents When I was a little girl my father always taught me that everything I have is a blessing from God and to this day that belief still holds true in my heart. This isView full post »

Achieving The Perfect Ceremony Photos

All of our gorgeous couples, accompanied with their wedding planners and floral designers, spend hours upon hours creatively crafting the perfect ceremony details. Dreams of lovely fresh florals,View full post »

Dahlonega – Blue Mountain Vineyards Engagement Session: LeAnne + Sean

She awoke the hour before night turned into day… 4am came so fast. With a quick messy bun, a gym bag slung over her right shoulder and keys in hand the day began.  Shaking off the tired andView full post »

Gainesville Georgia Engagement Shoot: Ashley + Chris

The day started off beautiful + warm with the sun shining, the perfect beginning to a spring day. But… as spring would have it the late afternoon brought with it May showers. Some would haveView full post »

The GreyStone Estates Wedding Ball Ground Georgia: Kristen + Drew

Where It All Started… It all began with a deep breath + a click of a button. His message was sent, there was no looking back. Those three little ominous dots of anticipation appeared on theView full post »

Densmore Farm Wedding in Cleveland Georgia: Danielle + Josh

Danielle + Josh… where do we begin! These two are beyond darling and the love they share is absolutely contagious. And let me tell you, sweet, kind, generous, compassionate, thoughtful andView full post »

Cedar Plantation Wedding Acworth, GA: Lindsey + Matt

About a year ago we met Lindsey + Matt for the first time as they walked hand in hand into our studio for their wedding consultation. They were both darling and so much in love. But what blew us awayView full post »

Proctor Farm Wedding: Lauren + Spencer

We walked into the reception area, it was quit and still with a warm breeze blowing into through the door. Guest would be arriving in about 2hours and soon that very room would be filled with life,View full post »

Ponce City Market Engagement Shoot Atlanta Georgia: Emily + Joseph James

God is in every crevice of the hearts of Emily + James. You can see it in their joy, laughter and even more deeply in the love they share. See God has played a huge role in their meeting + falling inView full post »

Piedmont Park Wedding + Magnolia Hall Reception in Beautiful Atlanta Georgia: Lene + James

Three years ago on a warm sun kissed beautiful day in Piedmont Park he met her. The sweet aroma of freshly mowed grass filled the air as a game of kickball was about to begin – both of themView full post »

A Real Bride Gives You the Deets On How To Keep Your Cool On Your Big Day

Getting married is the biggest day in a bride and grooms life, most grooms are happy with whatever ideas the bride has in mind. In most cases, this makes it easier on the groom and will save manyView full post »

Dahlonega Georgia Engagement Session: Kara + Patrick

She lives on the beach in Texas and he lives in the mountains of North Georgia, two completely different lifestyles brought together by one faithful love for God. Eight months ago they met living outView full post »

Should I Use The Photographer Included in my Venue Package?

How to Pick the Best Wedding Photographer for Your Wedding Day. Over the years we have worked with couples who felt pretty pressured by their venue to use the “Venue In-House WeddingView full post »

Saint Brigid Catholic Church Wedding: Alex + Katy

It was a warm San Francisco night  and they were enjoying dinner with friends and family at a gorgeous underwater restaurant. Dinners were presented on brilliant white china some drizzled with a richView full post »

Should I Do An Engagement Session + Why is and engagement session important?

Capturing your love story, in its entirety, is paramount both NOW + IN THE FUTURE. Gaze into the future with me for just a moment… A sliver of time. A super small, itty bitty grain of sand,View full post »

How We Photograph the Flower Girls + Ring Bearers

I still remember when I was a flower girl for my cousins wedding. I was all dressed in white (like a mini bride) scratching at my legs because the tool under the dress was itching me like crazy. AllView full post »

12 Secrets of a Happy Bride on Her Wedding Day

Brandon and I deeply believe that the most beautiful brides are those who are filled with joy + happiness on their wedding day. A genuine playful laugh, a soft open heart, a gorgeous warm smile andView full post »

FEATURE: SPOKEN BRIDE: Kate + Adam

Kate + Adam are an amazing witness to the love God intended for marriage. With every fiber of their being they radiated his grace on their wedding day, and still do in their married life. It was aView full post »

Pillow Fight + A Wedding Tip

After seven years of marriage you still make me laugh louder then I thought possible, you encourage me to dream big + inspire me to hope without fear and best of all you still wake me up eachView full post »

Maintaining Sanity In This Busy World: Our Daily Schedule

So last year Brandon joined me full time with the Business, I was doing happy dances all over the house! It was my dream to start my own business 8 years ago so I did. But within the first year IView full post »

Dahlonega, Georgia Water Fall Engagement Shoot: Katy + Alex

This past weekend we took light hiked into a gorgeous waterfall for Katy + Alex’s engagement shoot. We captured moments of their story which authentically reflected the truest part of who theyView full post »

Organic Essential Oil Disinfectant

I remember sitting in my high school freshman class and our health teacher telling us that within the next 10 years we would all know some one with cancer. My first thought was ,no way, thatView full post »

Wedding Photography + Film Give Away!

In life there are two things that make Brandon soul and mine leap towards heaven… deepening our relationship with God our creator and using the love + gifts He pours out on us to serve others.View full post »

7 Dos & Don’ts : Stylized Engagement Shoot Fashion

The words stylized and fashion get us so excited! Yes, Brandon too, his style and fashion have dashingly matured over the years and to see him walk into a room looking handsome and debonair makes myView full post »

Photography: A Windy Wedding Day

Nature loves to throw in the unexpected twist every now and then, like say 20 – 30 mile per hr. wind gust on a perfectly exquisite wedding day. And it may happen on your wedding day when yourView full post »

What If It Rains On Your Wedding Day?

We personally love rainy days… they are cozy, cuddly, sweet and memorable. And as spring approaches we have a lot of them here in the mountains. However we do realize that the thought of rainView full post »

What to do if you miss an important Photographic Moment

First + foremost keep the words grace, kindness and love at the forefront! Before we even get into what to do, lets look at how to prevent a missed photographic moment in the first place. CultivateView full post »