newly engaged couple kissing celebrating

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The Island in Pigeon Forge was the perfect spot for this surprise proposal. Matt and Bailey live in Florida and drove up the day of the proposal for the surprise. I had been talking to Matt planning for a little while, and I was just as excited as he was for the big moment! It […]


Sep 18, 2021

Bailey + Matt | The Island in Pigeon Forge, TN

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Most elopements aren’t spontaneously driving to Vegas and saying your vows with Elvis under a plastic flower arch. Don’t let that cheesy cliché deter you from experiencing one of the most magical days of your life! Eloping allows you to have an intimate ceremony and focus on each other more than your guests, the details […]

Wedding Planning

Sep 11, 2021

Planning Your Knoxville Elopement

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One of my all time favorite things to see at a wedding, is the wedding tradition of something old, new borrowed and blue. It’s something that is usually incredibly sentimental, while bringing family together. I’ve had so many brides incorporate family heirlooms to their event. Even though this tradition can come from wives tales and […]


Sep 9, 2021

Wedding Tradition Must Haves | Old, New, Borrowed + Blue

newly married couple kissing on bridge at barn at sycamore farms wedding

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When I think of fairytale love stories, and couples that are just destined to be together, I think of Teresa + Aaron. These two have been together for 10 years, and are so incredibly perfect together. Their Barn at Sycamore Farms wedding day was filled with romantic and unique touches. I’ve gotten to know these […]


Aug 30, 2021

Teresa + Aaron | The Barn at Sycamore Farms | Arrington, TN

groom smiling at bride on wedding day while seeing her for the first time

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In the last few years, a wedding trend I am obsessed with has become so popular. The first look! A first look traditionally has been when the wedding couple sees one another for the first time on their wedding day. However, it has slowly began to evolve and I am here for it. Brides have […]


Aug 12, 2021

What is a First Look and Is It For Me?

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If you’re reading this, you’re probably recently engaged, so congratulations! Consider an elopement! Elopements are a great way to keep your love as the main focus while celebrating on a more intimate and small scale. However, being a Knoxville wedding photographer, I’ve got a list of my favorite Knoxville elopement locations. Perfect for your dream […]


Jul 27, 2021

Top Knoxville Elopement Locations

bride and groom kissing at sunset while bride wears a strappy back wedding gown at mountain top elopement

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Oh my goodness, this mountain top elopement was a total adventure! Bobbyjean and I actually went to high school together in Korea and we’ve stayed in touch throughout the years. She lives really close to my husband’s hometown and we’ve been able to visit every once in a while. When she messaged me that they […]


Jul 25, 2021

Bobbyjean + Matt | Wallace, ID | Mountain Top Elopement

man and woman embracing during sunset engagement session

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These two are a total modern love, that wanted an adventurous engagement session! They met via Tinder but both of them specifically had on their profile that they weren’t looking for a hook up. They were looking for the real deal and that’s exactly what they found. Their Fall Creek Falls engagement session was the […]


Jun 15, 2021

Katherine + Adam | Fall Creek Falls, TN | Engagement Session

bride and groom walking on beach together after elopement

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Kat and Will are one of those couples that just know how to party, they had an incredible Myrtle Beach wedding! These two decided to defy everything COVID and have their wedding, their way. They decided on a destination beach wedding in the middle of a pandemic and during monsoon and hurricane season without skipping […]


Mar 19, 2021

Kat + Will | Myrtle Beach Wedding, SC

man and woman holding hands with heads together

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These two love birds were SO much fun to work with! Sierra is actually my sister in law. Their couples session is one of the first times that we’ve actually been able to visit and hang out since I joined the family nearly 5 years ago! Their outdoor couples session was steamy, and I don’t […]


Sep 14, 2020

Sierra + Joel’s Outdoor Couples Session | Lewiston, ID

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