Beautiful stories are better told in photographs. Matthew and Melissa are tying the knot this April at Neuse Breeze - [ at one of our favorite venues in Havelock, NC] it is a must see when looking for venues!!!!
Being a destination couple, while they were visiting and finalizing plans for their big day, they agreed to have their complimentary session the same day and we were able to accomodate this, they are both very busy professionals and we love to provide solutions for
The following story straight out of their wedding website in their own words! Wrigley - Matt’s large, crazy, golden pup - is where, or better yet, how this love story began. After viewing a picture online of this precious golden pup, Matt knew that this doggo would be his best friend. The owner of Wrigley met up in Spring 2014 to send Wrigley to his forever home. Oh, and the owner of Wrigley previously? Angelea’s sister.
Fast-forward to Fall 2015. Matt is zworking strenuous
When this shoot was created , the idea behind it was to show a different side if what it is usually seen nowadays across social media channels.
Wanting to celebrate and plan a vibe that evokes warm earthy tones with a twist of simplicity for a small intimate or an elopement ceremony and celebration.
Neuse Breeze has been for many years one of our love destination venues right on the Neuse River in Havelock, NC. Neuse Breeze is a 3.5 acre waterfront estate, located on the
Your Bridesmaids will be so happy to be asked in style - with a lovely gift box! Show your girls how much you value them as you present them with this Bridesmaid Gift Box. This set is totally customizable! | Click here You may choose to include a satin robe, personalized shatterproof champagne flute, hair ties, hand lotion, lip balm, bracelet, compact mirror, cosmetic bag, travel tumbler and even personalized sunglasses. These lovely items are set on a personalized gift box c
The joys of love - knowing that you are in the best possible company and nothing matters!
Amanda and James met a few years back, if you can remember the movie: 'Must love Dogs' then you would know exactly what I am talking about.
Their pups made the love connection and they have never been apart. They wanted to have a great celebration and gathering with friends from close and afar.
Their very happy day was unlike any other Friday wedding - all was truly grand and stil
Marisa and Mark had a very small and intimate wedding while on family vacation in the Emerald Isle area in Eastern NC - The couple children and their parents were the only guests to this special time.
A short one hour ceremony, we captured the lovely ceremony along with family shots with their children and their grandkids.
They spent a lovely week making memories while vacationing, they also had a few days of honeymooning their own way. A Seaside Weddings and Events prep
Rehearsal Dinners are some of the most amazing times, friends and family who will be active part of the wedding meet to celebrate a meal the night before the big day and after the rehearsal at the venue -
Speeches are made, special gifts are given, extraordinary moments are shared with love.
We had the pleasure to spend time with Rachel + Bobby and all her family and bridal parties, it was a blast and we captured some very special images to make the evening more memorable.
Angie contacted us, wanting to have a session for her husband and her - to celebrate being together over 20 years, she mentioned it had been a while since they have had portraits of the two of them together. They are part time residents of the area and we coordinated dates and were able to accomodate them for a very simple session seaside in Atlantic beach, NC near the Oceana Pier. We are so glad that couple celebrate and understand the importance of these portraits. Always
Every Season, we find the most amazing - 'making you fall in-love all over again" stories - This is the reason we love and do our job as wedding photographers. Sarah and Bradley's love story is definitely one for the books!
She is a RN and she was the angel taking care of Brad's dad while he was battling the hardest part in his cancer illness, unfortunately Mr. Campen didn't make it and fate had it that somehow Sarah and Brad will meet again down the road.
They fell in-love
We celebrate love at ALL levels - Vow Renewals are by far so commemorating and beautiful - In a world, that all moves way too fast... this lovely couple wanted to celebrate their 25 years together by having a vow renewal ceremony by the ocean with their 4 children, family and bestest friends!
Interesting fact - a hurricane had just passed about 3 days ago prior to their scheduled day and they braved all the odd and went for it no matter what! How about that resilience? We
Wedding vibes to Rachel and Logan were truly real! They had a beautiful ceremony at Neuse Breeze in August - they were the winners of the giveaway for a free wedding, that was offered to couples who lost so much in their wedding planning due to Florence last fall... About 100+ guests showed to celebrate their day - Logan a firefighter for Morehead City Fire Department, and Rachel were one of the many affected by one of the worst hurricanes to have hit Eastern, NC in 2018.
We spent a little time with this very adorable pair who will be getting married in October.
They laughed, danced, goofed around a bit and even brought their sweet fur baby to be part of the session.
We decided Historic by the River Swansboro in North Carolina, they love the area and she loves the little shops. One in particular and we were able to just hop around the are and come into her favorite store and get a few images that represented them.
Even with winds of 15mp
Krista and Jason were married in front of 65 friends and family in a beautiful wedding ceremony at Neuse Breeze in Havelock, NC.
This lovely couple from Colorado chose this beautiful venue by the Neuse river as their marriage destination. The couple opted for a first look and it was witnessed by sisters, friends and family who were part of bridal party. What a wonderful moment it was.
The day spoke in colors of blush pinks, ivories and lots of greenery. Petals decorated
So After dating for a little while, Tommy saw something special in Sarah that he soon realized I couldn't let go of. He was seeing who I wanted to spend his life with and knew that whenever the time came to propose, it had to be at Atlantic Beach since it was such a special place to both of them. So he prepared a magnificent proposal and she said yes!
On April 28 they said I do at the Merrimon Wynn House in Raleigh in the presence of their closest friends and family.
Abigail + Kurtis tied the knot in a sunny and windy April day at the beautiful Islander Resort in Emerald Isle, NC Their destination wedding was intimate-type elopement with about 25 of their closest family and best friends from back home, Ohio.
Their two children were an essential part of their beautiful ceremony. As a family they had their sand ceremony and while it took a few Oreo cookies and a little "baby shark" singing to convince the littlest one to stay with us wh
Once again, this time winter! We headed to Miami with Whimsically Wed and collaborated with extraordinary Miami based Wedding Vendors while featuring Kelly Chase Couture Bridal Gowns -
Winter in Florida, ins't like any other - The warmer temperatures are the theme for every day - Well, this day it was warmer than the rest of the states, however for our locals it was a little chilly.
The inspiration for this editorial shoot were of tones denoting reds, green and florals th
Sarah and Tom will be celebrating their wedding this Spring in Raleigh, NC at a beautiful historic home.
The inspiration behind the engagement session -
We love to travel and most of all we love to make sure we have plenty of work when we do, we schedule our session for a Monday, which it was perfect to close our weekend from weddings and to start our week of shoots in the eastern NC area in November.
Tom proposed in June - The plan to take Sarah on a stroll on a charte
The Jarvis at 220 is a unique venue space in historic downtown New Bern. It may accommodate the smallest ceremonies up to 100 people. The Jarvis is also a 4 bedroom bed and breakfast managed by Michael and Denise. To learn and read more, visit their website We had to opportunity to work alongside amazing vendors at the beginning of November, while we visited the area for a styled shoot series.
Along with Taylor from Whimsically Wed and Jerrye from Jerrye Gordon and Events,
Q: Tell us about your wedding! What was the inspiration behind your day? Did you have a specific theme, style or color palette? Did you incorporate any cultural or religious traditions in any part of your day? A: Our inspiration for the wedding was really to find something as simple but eclectic and unique as we are. We really enjoy nature and the outdoors and wanted to bring that into the moment! Since our wedding was in late October, the cusp of Fall, we wanted to keep the
A few weeks back, a pineapple was part of our shoot, As I held this little tiny pineapple, I thought... Is this? Or was it suddenly a sign?
While observing it, this little pineapple in our hands, I started to think ... The meaning of the pineapple; while it spans centuries, and it is recognized as a symbol of hospitality, friendship, and the universal party fruit throughout numerous cultures.
The pineapple meaning has also come to be instilled with many positive messages a