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Reece’s Senior Portraits during rain and while wakeboarding on the lake in Chattanooga, TN | Unique Senior portraits in water

September 26, 2022

Reece Senior Session

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Marly’s downtown Chattanooga TN Senior portraits, taken at Joli Jardin’s flower shop, Renaissance Park, and Chattanooga Choo Choo

September 19, 2022

Marly Senior Portraits Downtown Chattanooga, TN

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Modern Barn Wedding at Candies Creek Wedding Venue in Georgetown, Tennessee located less than thirty minutes from Chattanooga, TN.

September 13, 2022

Arika + Ryan

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Senior portraits on Hiwassee River and Wakeboarding in Benton and East TN

September 8, 2022

Kendall Senior Portraits on the Hiwassee River

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Classic, Chic Wedding at Venue 92 in Woodstock, GA | Sierra and Brandon chose this industrial, yet elegant venue that is just 30 minutes outside of Atlanta

September 6, 2022

Brandon + Sierra

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Rainy Wedding at The Gray Dove Wedding Venue in Ooltewah, TN, a Chattanooga wedding venue

September 1, 2022

Madison + Andrew

senior photography session | Downtown Chattanooga, TN | Disco Photoshoot

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Downtown Chattanooga, TN Meet the senior class of 2023! This incredible group of girls are this year’s Caitlin D. Photography Senior Spokesmodels. We wanted to do something fun and unique, so we planned a disco-themed shoot in Chattanooga, TN for their first big senior photos as a group. We thought an urban style rooftop would […]

August 17, 2022

Senior (Reps) at the Disco

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Maddie and Blaze celebrated their wedding at The Loft at Five Gables, a beautiful venue owned by Howe Farms in Chattanooga, TN. This wedding venue is a perfect combination of industrial and Italy–also the perfect spot for Maddie’s incredible boho vision! This wedding was so special for me. Blaze is well-loved by my family. He […]

August 5, 2022

Mr. + Mrs Benton Wedding at the Loft at Five Gables | Howe Farms

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Cleveland, TN | Ocoee River Meet Polly! One of my beautiful 2023 Senior Reps! For Polly’s senior session, we headed to the Ocoee River outside of Cleveland, TN near Benton. She picked the most perfect outfits and is one of the most photogenic seniors I’ve ever worked with. Polly wanted her senior session to be […]

July 25, 2022

Polly Senior Session

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Ooltewah, TN The Gray Dove Wedding Venue is located in Ooltewah, TN–situated between Chattanooga and Cleveland, TN. Although there are tons of venues in East Tennessee, The Gray Dove is a perfect venue for any couple. A mixture of southern and industrial, this wedding venue is the perfect mashup for any bride and groom getting […]

February 6, 2022

The Gray Dove Wedding Venue

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Stunning Winter Wedding at Patten Chapel and Wedding Reception at Mac Avenue in downtown Chattanooga, TN

February 1, 2022

Jay + Victoria Wedding at Patten Chapel and Mac Avenue

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Ooltewah, TN Jackie and Logan’s wedding was one I had been looking forward to all year, and not just because their wedding was at one of my favorite venues in East Tennessee–The Gray Dove in Ooltewah! I met Jackie at an open house the venue was hosting. As soon as she came to my booth, […]

January 16, 2022

Jackie + Logan Wedding at The Gray Dove

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Cleveland and Chattanooga, Tennessee Last year when Covid hit small businesses hard, I put together a gift guide as a small way to give back to all the local businesses I love. I thought we would be back to normal by now, but as many of you know, tons small businesses are still struggling in […]

November 12, 2021

Small Business Holiday Gift Guide 2021

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For Kate’s senior session, we explored both urban, downtown Chattanooga and some nature views in the Chattanooga, TN area

November 8, 2021

Kate Senior Session

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Chattanooga, TN Spending the day exploring Chattanooga for Emma’s senior portraits was nothing short of a dream. Not only is she absolutely gorgeous, but she is so fun and easy to work with! Honestly, these turned out to be some of my favorite senior pictures of all time!

June 30, 2021

Emma Senior Session

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We remember the dress, the rings, the shoes. We have the boutonnières and the floral arrangements. We remember the big things on our wedding day but often overlook some of the small details that can make a huge difference! After shootings tons of weddings in my hometown of Chattanooga, TN and up and down the […]

June 28, 2021

10 Items Everyone Needs on Their Wedding Day

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Chattanooga, TN I am always a bit nervous before a wedding. I’ve heard that even the most seasoned veterans get a little anxious before every wedding, just because a good photographer understands just how important those images are to the couple. Although I always have some jitters, I was particularly nervous about Natalie and Jake’s […]

June 23, 2021

Natalie + Jake Wedding at Howe Farms Pavilion

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