In my bride's words: "We have been extremely lucky to have so many people impact our lives - from our parents, siblings and extended family, to our closest friends - we would not be here without each and and every one of you. Some of our best and most treasured memories together have taken place on the beautiful coast of North Carolina. We could not imagine a better place to celebrate as we embark on this next chapter of our lives together in marriage." Our couple had to post
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
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
We love ALL that involves weddings and these are engagement sessions as well as bridals! Sometimes, our travel schedules and planning timelines does not allow us to develop these sessions right away, so we do the best next thing, We incorporate these quick settings while finishing our first looks or after ceremony and right after formals without interrupting our timelines for the day! With Rachel, we wanted to do something simple, romantic that exposed the lovely rees and pa
Savannah, Ahhh! How inlove are we with your romantic spell? And so enamored with The Mackey House and its enchanting views. This was a wonderful Georgia destination wedding weekend for some fun story telling advenures...
We had the privilege to work with Laura M. with Coastal Vintage Events and her wonderful team, as well as with Joshua from Digital Spark Studios and Kato Floral Designs.
We have so many images to share, because it was a day filled with extremely fun dynam
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
Traveling for vacation to Florida, Georgia or NC??? Why not have a portrait session??? Getting married soon? Why not make it a destination engagement session??? We are on the road constantly and we can accomodate your portrait session in any place in the South Eastern Area. No worries.
Michelle and Robert did just that - From Atlanta, GA they had planned a little getaway to the First Coast and so we planned their session. Robert wanted trees and Michelle wanted a coasta
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.
Every season, we get to know our couple's love stories and they are all so different and lead to the same beautiful journey: LOVE!
The day of the wedding... As we enter the bridal room, We discover the real depth of love, they come in form of the stories from all the sweet friends who are summoned to share such joyous day. Our bridesmaids, maid of honors and mothers spend time with us, while they start preparing for the day we cannot help to be part of that lovely collect
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.
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
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
Rebecca and Michael were meant to be together! Why, you ask? Well, because destiny had it in for them to meet no matter what - They had common friends, lived close, they were at their own crossroads and somehow the universe made it happen when they were both ready!
Their beautiful day took place in the Crystal Coast this past October - Our couple chose to have their wedding at First United Methodist Church in Morehead City, NC and they decided to have their ceremony at Rebe
It was a wonderful day for a wedding - When Lexi booked her day with us, she was in the middle of a cross country move with her extraordinary fiance Chris for a new amazing adventure in the west coast.
This lovely pair met while in college - love at first sight? YES! and the rest is history. Chris proposed beach side and so they decided to have their ceremony near the ocean at the Islander in Emerald Isle, NC in June.
The wedding was wonderful - Gorgeous florals by Dream
Great time spent with friends and family - On a very intimate ceremony- Oceanside on a weekday at the beginning of fall.
When Jill and Donald came to see us - there was no doubt - Our email exchanges were so fun - Jill called herself the 'crazy haired bride' - even on her first email to inquire about services.
Six months later we were celebrating love along the ocean shore - the way Jill and Don had dreamed of - The Flame catered the meal for the evening.
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