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natural light husband and wife photographers in North Carolina

Couples // Families // Weddings

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Say Hello to Stephanie. She is a new small business entrepreneur. Stephanie is the Content Fixer. So when she asked us to help with some headshot and some photos to help her clients get to know her, we were thrilled. We all arrived at Layfette Village in Raleigh NC. The lighting was (singing voice) perfect! […]

Headshots, Small Business Vendor Friends

Stephanie The Content Fixer

Okay fam let’s talk about weddings, in an truthful way. We absolutely love elegant, romantic, perfect wedding days. We do an amazing amount of planning for the beautiful ceremony, but let’s be honest with each other for a minute, can we? Everyone comes for the reception! I mean, food, cake, partying, dancing, and music am […]

Tips, Tricks, & Advice

What to Ask Before Booking a DJ

Y’ALL MINIS ARE BACK! You guys have no idea how upset we were that there weren’t going to be sunflower mini sessions this year. Due to Covid, Dorthea Dix Park decided not to plant them. Thankfully we have some of the best friends and neighbors in Benson, and they came to the rescue. It was […]

Family Photography, Minis

Sunflower Minis!

Hey yall! After our peak wedding season I always go through a withdraw. I miss every single weekend working with the best vendors in the state. I miss the wedding day timelines. I miss the organization of each little detail. I miss the laughs of the wedding parties. I miss the DJ music and the […]

Reg & Kala, Tips, Tricks, & Advice, Wedding

Is Wedding Photography that Important?

Webster’s dictionary defines wedding as: The fusing of two metals with a hot torch. Sometimes I’ll start a sentence and I don’t even know where it’s going. I just hope I find it along the way. This is so true, so this time I’ll start with the details. Tyler and Katie said “I do” on […]

The Barn at Broadslab, Wedding

Katie & Tyler’s Wedding

Sometimes when you meet people you just automatically connect with them. That is exactly what happened when we first met Katie and Tyler at a styled shoot back in July. They were our bride and groom models, for obvious reasons. Even though before the shoot Katie had told us if they weren’t what we were […]

Bridals, Broadslab Barn

Katie’s Bridals!

Happy Monday everyone! As our wedding season is slowing down for the last few weeks of the year we are reminded everyday of how this is engagement season in the wedding industry. While the number of couples getting married this time of year may be slowing down, the number of couples getting engaged and planning […]

Tips, Tricks, & Advice, Wedding

What You Need to Know Before Booking a Videographer

If you’ve been paying attention you know that Christmas is our favorite time of the year. Busy, but none the less our favorite. We had two different sets of Christmas minis this year. One on either side of the state. One set which already took place in Vale, NC [you can read that blog here] […]

Family Photography, Minis, Water's Edge at Tart Farms

Christmas Minis at Water’s Edge at Tart Farms

Wedding coordinators and planners are an additional cost that you should welcome for your wedding day. Read about our experience as to why coordinators are essential to your day.

Tips, Tricks, & Advice

What to Look for in a Wedding Coordinator

Most wedding websites and planners recommend booking your wedding photographer a year in advance from your wedding date. Why is it important to book a photographer so early? All photographers do during your wedding day is take photos, right? Are quality wedding photographers that in demand?

Tips, Tricks, & Advice

Wedding Photographers Just Take Pictures Right? Think Again.