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Grab a cup of coffee or tea, and enjoy exploring through some wedding, engagement, and life inspiration as well as tips for fellow photographers!

recent journal entries

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I’ve said a million times and I will say it again. Our wedding day was MORE than a dream come true. I have been so excited to finally piece together the photos to re-cap the day through each of these images. When Cameron (our incredible photographer) sent us our full gallery, I laughed and cried […]

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I am so excited to continue sharing the details of our engagement and wedding planning process on the blog. So, I will just dive right in! Jordan and I had an engagement on the longer side – a year and a half. But I am so very grateful for that time because it allowed us […]

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*I should note that a majority of these photos were taken on iPhones from the trip! :)*   I’m not kidding when I say that my bachelorette weekend was one of the most fun weekend’s of my life. It was so surreal to have all of my very best ladies in the same place at […]

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When weddings are your literal livelihood, it makes planning your own that much more exciting and surreal. I can’t say I didn’t feel some pressure to have a literal “picture perfect” wedding as a photographer, but I tried not to let that get in the way of the planning process. I am so thrilled to […]

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photographer serving the carolinas
 | based in wilmington, nc |

Among my other titles are: boy mama, fitness instructor, podcast co-host, latte lover. I love connecting with people and getting to know my clients beyond our time together, and consider it an honor to capture some of the most exciting moments of their lives from behind the lens. Your joy brings me joy and I am so excited to MEET YOU!

Hi There, I'm Chelsea!