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Fuquay-Varina wedding photography album cover

Fuquay-Varina wedding album — Nguyet and Allen

December 6, 2012

Nguyet and Allen were married in September, and I recently completed their wedding album. I was honored to start the day at Nguyet’s house in Raleigh for a traditional Chinese tea ceremony, followed by another tea ceremony at Allen’s house in Raleigh. The ceremony and reception were at The Highgrove Estate in Fuquay-Varina. It was […]

Wedding album cover from Raleigh wedding

Raleigh wedding photography album — Natalie and Nick

December 6, 2012

Natalie’s and Nick’s photography album from their beautiful June wedding in Raleigh is done. Actually, it’s been done, but I’ve been so busy, I’m just getting around to blogging about it. Their wedding was at Windborne United Methodist Church in Raleigh, and their awesome reception was at the North Carolina Museum of History in downtown […]

Sun sets on couple near historic Yates Mill in Raleigh

Raleigh’s historic Yates Mill Pond engagement session — Lauren and Patrick

June 21, 2012

I’ve seen many pictures from historic Yates Mill Pond Park in Raleigh, but I hadn’t yet visited or taken pictures there. So, I was really excited when Lauren and Patrick suggested having their engagement session there. I met them at the Wedding Show in Raleigh in January, and I was excited to get to know […]

Wrightsville Beach Spring engagement photos — Adrienne and Chip

June 20, 2012

  I love to take pictures; I love the beach. That makes taking pictures at the beach something I REALLY love. So I was excited when Adrienne and Chip told me they wanted to have their engagement session at Wrightsville Beach. These guys really love the beach, too, and they’re even having their wedding in […]

NC Museum of Art Spring engagement photos – Nguyet and Allen

June 20, 2012

  The NC Museum of Art in Raleigh is on my list of places I’ve been meaning to visit but just never have. So, I was really happy when Nguyet and Allen suggested the museum for engagement photos. Allen proposed to Nguyet in Museum Park, so of course it is special to them. It’s always […]

Duke Gardens Spring engagement photos — Kim and Todd

June 12, 2012

  I take engagement photos at many different locations in the Raleigh – Durham – Chapel Hill area, but none more so than Duke Gardens in Durham. While I love getting to explore different locations and find new, beautiful places to take pictures, I never mind when a couple requests Duke Gardens because there are […]

UNC 2012 senior graduation photos — Ashton

April 17, 2012

  Ashton is graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill next month. She wanted to have the traditional cap and gown photos, but she also wanted to have some fun photos done around campus; something more relaxed and casual. We did the obligatory cap and gown photos at the Old Well, but then we wandered around campus and […]

Duke Gardens and American Tobacco Campus engagement photos — Emily and Micah

April 17, 2012

  Emily and Micah knew each other as children, in Texas, but were separated at a young age; their fathers were in the military, and military life can keep you moving. But love knows no bounds and no separation of time, and years later, here they are — reconnected; in love; engaged to be married. […]

Uptown Charlotte wedding and reception — Jessica and Robert

January 18, 2012

  Jessica and Robert travel. A lot. Like 30-plus-weekends-a-year a lot. Both work in NASCAR, and during the season they spend more time on the road than at home. So, of course, their Charlotte wedding in December during the NASCAR off-season was certain to be an epic affair.   With help from Tami, my second […]

Charlotte wedding photography album — Jessica and Robert

January 10, 2012

    Ok, so I realize that I haven’t posted an entry from Jessica’s and Robert’s wedding yet; I will get to that shortly. But, I’m going to have a booth at The Wedding Show in Raleigh January 27-28, and I knew I had to have an album to display from their wedding, since it […]

A proposal in Duke Gardens in Durham – Stephen and Kate

January 7, 2012

  I was referred to Stephen by a friend of mine who works at Duke University. It was a week before Christmas, and Stephen and his girlfriend, Kate, would be coming to Durham from Boston to visit Kate’s family. Stephen went to law school at Duke and wanted to propose to Kate at Duke Gardens, […]

Durham quinceanera photography — Maimunah

January 6, 2012

  I recently had the honor of photographing a quinceanera, a coming of age celebration for a 15-year-old girl in the Latin American community. I had never photographed a quinceanera before, so I didn’t know quite what to expect, but I was eager and excited. When I showed up at Maimunah’s house in Durham the […]