Efi and Gianni are a Greek couple living in Germany, who had a destination elopement at the Greek Consulate in Venice, Italy . Since they will be having a big wedding next year in Greece, Efi and Gianni decided that an elopement in Italy was the perfectly romantic thing to do. {We agree!} So, along with their photographer, Lucas Faz , they got ready and got married--in a beautiful civil ceremony...Read more
Sera and Josh chose the Landmark Loew's Jersey City Theater located in Jersey City, New Jersey for their ceremony and reception venue. This opulent 1929 picture palace--with its Italian Baroque architecture--was the perfect setting for Sera and Josh's vintage-modern wedding style. Adding to the Art Deco look, were antique birdcage centerpieces, decorated with pearls and filled with flowers, plus...Read more
We have a beautiful, multicultural wedding for you today. Blending African and European traditions, this vibrant, visual treat comes to us by way of Evermore Photography . Married in a magnificent Roman Catholic church in Perth, Australia, Christine and Daryl combined their cultures to form a perfect union of love and tradition. From the bridesmaid dresses to the guys ties, their spirited color...Read more
Hello gorgeous! Yes, I'm talking to you, engagement session. I love your Chicago skyline, Lake Michigan, and the way Julie and Travis are so artfully silhouetted against the expansive blue sky and water. You're beautiful and impressive and you know it! And, here something else that's impressive--how intentional photographer Tuan H. Bui, Photographer was in getting to know Julie and Travis' style...Read more
Sarai and Jon's vintage-country engagement sesh is well, pretty awesome. Let's see, we've got a hot couple, a hot car, and wide open spaces. The perfect trio. This cool, classic car belongs to Sarai's father and has been in the family for quite some time. Sarai knew they wanted to incorporate it into their shoot, so they hopped around the open, grassy areas in Nashville, TN til they found the...Read more
DIY Southern Vintage Wedding There is so much lovely to Travis and Mandy's DIY southern vintage wedding, we're taking two days to unpack the loveliness. Today is a behind the scenes tour--from attire to the DIY décor. Tomorrow ... their full wedding feature. Travis and Mandy were married at the Historic Jasmine Plantation near Richmond, VA. Their wedding colors were mostly dark purple and...Read more
No downtown Chicago photo session for these two! That's what photographer Emily Alt had to say about Christine and Forest ... "a dynamic couple with loud laughs, dry wit and fabulous style!" Christine and Forest know who they are as a couple and what they wanted for their engagement session. Since they're getting married this summer on a semi-rustic farm, Christine wanted something in line with a...Read more
Today marks our third and final in a series of couples using props in their engagement photos . We're fans! From story telling to hobby sharing, using props gives your session focus, offers a sweet respite from awkward posing and simply adds visual interest to the photo shoot. Here are 5 reasons in favor of using props . Head over Heels in Love. Today's military-themed engagement shoot was...Read more
Using props in engagement photos is such a great idea { need 5 reasons? } and here's our second case in point ... Meet Sharmila and Harold --an Oregonian couple who love each other, reading and city life. That said, today's sweet inspiration comes from by Anne Nunn Photographers --who did a fabulous job of capturing not only Sharmila and Harold's love of all things literary--but also the...Read more
When Dianne and John first arrived in our nation's capital for their scheduled shoot, they were a little disappointed to find that due to chilly spring weather, most of the cherry trees weren't in full bloom. But photographer, Eric Llanes and his staff did not let this little deterrence inhibit their vision in any way. Dianne and John's Washington DC shoot is sweet, fun and interesting--and the...Read more