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Welcome to the blog! In addition to our wedding gallery, portrait gallery, and gallery of couples (engagement sessions), you can see more of our recent wedding photography, engagement photography, and portrait photography work in Banner Elk, Blowing Rock, Boone, Hickory, and other areas here, on the blog.

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We have some of the best scenery for portraits sessions in the High Country! Banner Elk is such a great place for family portraits (or weddings, or engagement sessions) – that it’s hard not to come out of a session with an image that really deserves to adorn the walls in your house. It was […]

An intimate November wedding at Banner Elk Winery, with just family, creates a relaxed atmosphere for everyone. It was such an honor to be able to photograph such a special day for Staci & Ian.

I was thrilled when Brock contacted me about photographing his surprise proposal to Abby at the Banner Elk Winery. And because it obviously was a surprise, I had to try to NOT be obvious. So, what did I photograph? Oh, you know, some bottles of wine….. ….some barrels….. ….some people enjoying some wine (their amazing […]

Sarah & Alan had a beautiful, intimate wedding on the top of Rocky Knob Mountain in Boone, NC. I mean, look at this location and view! It was a clear sunny day and an amazing mountain backdrop filled with wonderful people. Sarah and Alan are avid cyclists – so of course, that had to be […]

Sometimes I meet a couple and I immediately feel like we could be best friends – it happened again when I met Nichole and Macon (when I did their engagement session). I was excited to see them again for their wedding! They were married at White Fence Farm in Trade, TN. We could have asked […]

Sometimes I hear a love story that’s right out of a Hollywood movie…and this was definitely one of the best. Sharon and Jim were married at the O.Henry Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina. It’s a story of first loves reconnecting years later. A story of true love – that time couldn’t touch. I seriously teared […]

Intimate elopement weddings at Banner Elk Winery are so much fun (and so relaxed). I am so happy that I was able to photograph Leah & Tim’s elopement this past Monday! I can’t decide which ring shot I love best, so here’s all three: Also, look at how he looks at his bride. I love […]

And….another beautiful, intimate wedding at Banner Elk Winery with Sarah & Dan! Banner Elk Winery is such a beautiful place for a wedding – no matter what size. Sarah surprised her mom with the dress. Her mother thought she bought another dress (which she actually did….but returned it and ended up buying the dress her […]

Every wedding is beautiful at Leatherwood Mountains, and this one was no exception! Rebecca & Josh had a beautiful wedding at Leatherwood Mountains and I was thrilled to be their photographer! Sometimes the best group photos are the ones before everyone is ready. The expressions on their faces make this one a keeper! And sometimes, […]

I had the pleasure of photographing Connie and Randy’s beautiful wedding at Overlook Estate in Banner Elk. It was a gorgeous day, with a wonderful couple, and scenic Banner Elk.