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I absolutely love these two and loved their dreamy forest engagements. These two have such a strong relationship built on their faith and trust in each other and in God. When we were driving to our forest engagements session, the way that Connor talked about Kendyl was the absolute sweetest. I was immediately obsessed with […]


November 20, 2020

Cozy and Warm Forest Engagements

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I never expected to have my bride cut off 12 inches of her hair the morning before her wedding, it was so iconic. And then I got to capture such a dreamy, elegant Knoxville wedding. Getting to know them in the beginning was so important and doing an engagement session with them was so important […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Knoxville Wedding Photography

November 14, 2020

Whimsical Knoxville Wedding

bride and groom hugging after first look before wedding ceremony during knoxville wedding
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Marblegate Farm Talk about a flawless southern wedding venue! Marblegate Farm is what my dreams are made of, and getting to capture this couple there was seriously magical! Around every corner there was something even more romantic than the last. Here are some of my favorite features of this gorgeous southern venue. Waterfront I love […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Engagements, Gatlinburg Wedding Photography, Knoxville Wedding Photography, Uncategorized

November 10, 2020

Magic at Marblegate Farm

white barn for wedding reception in knoxville tennessee
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Winter Wedding Venues in Knoxville There are so many advantages of having a winter wedding: stunning snowy backdrops, warm burning fires, and a lot less humidity! (My southern brides know exactly what I am talking about!) But one of the best perks is the winter wedding venues, specifically in Knoxville. The combination of rustic and […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Gatlinburg Wedding Photography, Knoxville Wedding Photography, Uncategorized, Wedding Planning

November 10, 2020

Top 5 Knoxville Wedding Venues

winter wedding in Knoxville Tennessee. Couple standing together at their venue holding hands and smiling during their reception
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Is a First Look for you? In short, yes! First looks are something that I truly believe every couple can enjoy. Not only is it a super romantic and intimate moment between the two of you, but it’s a quiet moment before the craziness of your day! Seeing your sweetheart for the first time before […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Knoxville Wedding Photography

November 10, 2020

Why I Love First Looks

bride and groom about to have a first look. standing back to back and holding hands under a wedding arch on a Tennessee river
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What do I wear? I get this question all the time. Especially right before an engagement session. My brides want their pictures to look natural and candid, but not wearing something too dressy or too casual. Well, I’ve made the ultimate cheat sheet, an engagement session outfit inspiration post. It’s all here, from moodboards, to […]


October 25, 2020

Engagement Session Outfit Inspiration

couple laying in tennessee grassy field during engagement session
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Why you need an engagement session Pop the champagne, you’re engaged! I am so excited for you guys and I can’t wait to capture your wedding day. But before we get there, let’s talk about your engagement session. Having a session before your wedding day is one of my favorite ways to get to know […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Elopements, Engagements, Gatlinburg Wedding Photography, Knoxville Family Photography Session, Knoxville Wedding Photography, outer banks, Wedding Planning

October 25, 2020

Engagement sessions are a must!

engagement session with hot air balloons. guy picking up the girl and hugging each other romantically. Located in Koxvegas
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Our Big Meeting I love getting to know you! And I honestly think it is the most critical part of  my job, because my job is to capture YOU! You are the star of my show, so I want to cater to your needs and capture your day exactly how you envisioned it! However, that […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Elopements, Engagements, Gatlinburg Wedding Photography, Knoxville Wedding Photography, Wedding Planning

October 25, 2020

Our Big Meeting

bride and groom kissing the middle of the forest wedding in the Smoky Mountains
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Picture this. It’s the day of your wedding, you’re getting ready to walk down the aisle. Your stomach is full of butterflies, and you look down at your dress and see a lipstick stain on your beautiful beaded dress. What do you do?! Luckily, you have your bride bag that has all the tools to […]

East Tennessee Weddings, Wedding Planning

October 11, 2020

All Things Bride Bag

man and woman hugging and lifting woman up in knoxville field during engagement session
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You need to start blogging! Ever been told that?  Let me guess, you really want to start blogging but don’t know where to start. It can be intimidating! Remembering all the keywords, and sounding professional but friendly and keeping readers engaged. All while hoping that what you’re doing is actually DOING something. I’m going to […]


September 30, 2020

A Photographer’s Guide to Blogging

Celine smiling at the camera while holding the camera. Sitting on a rock in The Smoky Mountain National Park

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