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I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.

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Virtual Getaway – Istanbul and Athens

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Travel

While I anxiously await being able to use my passport again, I thought it was high time I shared some of my favorite images from Turkey and Greece! Today will be part one of our last big European adventure, with more to come from each of the Greek Islands we explored (Naxos, Santorini and Milos), […]

Bride on the steps of the Swan House at the Atlanta History Center

Swan House Bridal Portraits at the Atlanta History Center – Katie M

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Weddings

Katie’s Bridal Session at the Swan House at the Atlanta History Center in Atlanta, GA was the perfect way to end 2020. We met on what was one of the nicest December days I’ve ever experienced – with temperatures in the high sixties, it was incredibly warm & pleasant, even for a city that has […]

Garden Hills Duck Pond Engagement Session, Atlanta Wedding Photographer

Garden Hills Duck Pond Engagement Session – Ashley Kate & Will

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Engagement

Quiet. Serene. Lush. Peaceful. Stepping into the park at the Garden Hills Duck Pond is like entering another world. An oasis. Visiting again after several years and capturing the charm of this setting reminded me of traveling. And why I fell in love with photography in the first place. Quiet little corners of the park […]

Engagement Session with Puppy in Piedmont Park, Atlanta

Sunrise Engagement Session in Piedmont Park – Katie & Shu

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Engagement

From the moment I chatted with Katie on the phone, I knew we’d get along. Her joy and love for life was contagious, and the story of how Shu surprised her with the proposal was hilarious & endearing. Come to find out, Katie & Shu were also at Emily & Austin’s wedding (still one of […]

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Wedding Reception in Charleston

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Elopement in Charleston, South Carolina, part 2

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Weddings

On this incredibly rainy Thursday we could all use some sunshine and that’s exactly what you’ll get this week as we pick up where we left off with this romantic Charleston elopement! It began with vibrant bridal details and fun Bride and Groom portraits along Rainbow Row (that I shared in part 1), and today […]

Modern Bridal Portraits on Rainbow Row in Charleston, South Carolina

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Elopement in Charleston, South Carolina, part 1

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Weddings

The vibrant colors and romantic vibe of this styled Charleston elopement are the perfect cure to chase my winter blues away! Charleston has long held a special place in my heart – even capturing the title of my favorite US city! So when the opportunity came to head back to this coastal gem with some […]

Cozy Fall Engagement Session in Piedmont Park – Bentlie & Will

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Engagement

Happy Holidays, friends! This time of year makes me want to put on warm socks, grab a cup of cocoa & get cozy under a fuzzy blanket, and today’s engagement session totally has those vibes! I met up with Bentlie and Will the weekend before Thanksgiving at Piedmont Park, and while it’s hard to guess […]

Greystone at Piedmont Park wedding, asian couple

Greystone at Piedmont Park Wedding in Fall – Mindy & Alex

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Weddings

Mindy & Alex’s wedding at the Greystone at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, GA is one I’ve been looking forward to for a long time! Mindy and Alex have come to be such kindred spirits. I loved sharing laughs during their engagement session at the Cator Woolford Gardens earlier this year, and their contagious joy and […]

Elegant Callanwolde Fine Arts Center Wedding – Jamie & Tyler

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Weddings

Jamie and Tyler’s elegant Callanwolde Fine Arts Center Wedding in Atlanta was one for the books! I love the timeless feel of Jamie’s gown and Tyler’s black tux paired with white flowers, greenery and touches of rosy pink! When Jamie first reached out and we chatted about her wedding day, I adored her vision – […]

Engaged couple in engaged in downtown Marietta

Elegant Marietta Square Engagement Session – Jillian & John

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Engagement

Jillian & John’s elegant engagement session on the Marietta Square was so much fun to capture! I first met Jillian when I photographed her sister Emily’s wedding a few years ago, and I’ve loved staying in touch with the girls and their family ever since! Jillian is fun & enthusiastic and can always make John […]

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