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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

howe farms pavilion chattanooga tn


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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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Cleveland and Chattanooga, TN As many of you know, COVID has hit small business hard this season. Unlike major companies, when you shop small there is probably an individual on the other side of the screen or counter doing a happy dance because of your order. Each purchase directly impacts dance classes, vet bills, t-ball […]

October 15, 2021

Small Business Holiday Gift Guide 2020


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Chattanooga, TN June was crazy. I had 5 weddings that month, and although I literally had the absolute best couples, best bridal parties, best EVERYTHING–I’m was tired! Wedding days are exciting, but pretty demanding and there is not a lot of room for lots of creativity and relaxing. So for July, I wanted to do […]

August 7, 2021

Michaela + Caleb Chattanooga Couple Session


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Chattanooga Senior Session The class of 2020 is full of the best–and these two certainly are high on the list! I had so much fun with Sloan and Kinga, exploring downtown Chattanooga, laughing with them, and capturing these two best friends in their element! These two are gorgeous inside and out, and I am going […]

June 24, 2021

Sloan + Kinga

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Limestone, TN Most wedding days, I have had the opportunity to meet the bride and groom before their big wedding either over a cup of coffee or during their engagement shoot. Although I’ve shot a lot of weddings now, I still get a little nervous meeting the couple for the first time on their big […]

May 20, 2021

Jessica + Adam Wedding at The Millstone

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