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One of the first major decisions you’ll make during the wedding planning process is choosing your wedding venue. The wedding venue you chose will influence everything about your big day.

When do you begin looking for a location? The sooner you start, the better. You should start looking for a venue once you have a clear understanding of the following three factors: budget, approximate event size, and room requirements. Book a venue at least a year in advance to give yourself enough time to think about other important details like catering, florists, and other vendors.

Wedding Guide: WHAT EVERY COUPLE SHOULD KNOW WHEN CHOOSING A WEDDING VENUE

Wedding tips

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Wedding details like florals, shoes, rings, the invitation suite, and all of the family heirlooms that are important to my couples have always been one of my favorite things to photograph on a wedding day. And I’d like to help you get the best shots of them. As your wedding photographer, my goal is to capture not only the interactions between people but also all of your lovely details!

Wedding Guide: 5 Tips for Getting the Best Detail Shots on Your Wedding Day

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When it comes to their wedding day, family formals are usually the last thing on a couple’s mind. Maybe you don’t enjoy coordinating a large family and making sure everyone is on the same page. Family formals should be one of the happiest parts of the day because you don’t get all of these people […]

Wedding Tips: How to Make Family Formals Go Smoothly

Real Weddings

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A REAL wedding is any ceremony in which you pledge to love your partner for the rest of your life. It doesn’t matter where you do it, where you do it, or how you do it; all that matters is that you do it! The day of your elopement will be beautiful and unforgettable, and it will be all about you!

One Of a Kind Elopement | Jeff & Julia at Tennessee Tiny Weddings in Mount Juliet

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It can be difficult to choose a photographer for your wedding day. Since you’ll be spending almost the entire day with the photographer you want, conducting an in-person or phone interview is an excellent way to ensure that you’ll enjoy their company. 

Complete Guidelines: Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Wedding Photographer

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You’ve certainly attended a few weddings and experienced all of the traditions, but have you ever wondered where they originated? What does the bride’s wish for something old, new, borrowed, and blue signify? What is the meaning of a wedding cake, and why do people toss rice after a wedding ceremony? Almost every aspect of a wedding has a history, and we’ve spent time studying the origins of some of the most well-known wedding traditions to provide some understanding.

Did You Know… The 13 Popular Wedding Traditions and Their Origins

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Summer is known for its bright sunshine, warm weather, and outdoor adventures, and it’s also a great time to take engagement photos. Beaches, flower fields, and mountain adventures are only a few of the many photoshoot locations available. As the days grow longer and the temperatures rise, couples around the country are preparing for summer engagement photo sessions. The blooming flowers and lush greenery provide the perfect backdrop for engagement portraits at this time of year, but there is one drawback: the heat!

The Ultimate Guide to Summer Engagement Photos

Indoor Sessions

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Indoor photography has been a lot of fun for me. Running up and down mountains and through parks can be exhausting, which is why when someone invited me to their home session, I was thrilled. I agree that taking photographs in your home is such a unique way to display your intimate and affection for each other because we all know that certain areas of the house are private for couples.

Indoor Photography: Mike & Laken’s Beautiful Home Session