Jamie and Marcus – A Cozy Morning at Umstead

We’re so happy that we could shoot this beautiful engagement session for our cousin Marcus and his future wife, Jamie. I was speaking with Jamie the night before and she told me “I’ve never done engagement photos before.” I laughed and told her that that was a good thing! It’s …

Billy and Jennifer’s Wedding Day

I’m so glad that Billy and Jennifer found us! This couple had been planning their wedding for the past year. About half a year after their initial inquiries, I received an email that plans had drastically changed. They had decided on having courthouse marriage in a few weeks notice! We …

What we did this summer P.1 – Food and more food

We’re so thankful to have such a mild summer. Instead of basting ourselves at the pool (I’m not a pool person because I can’t swim) or staying indoors to beat the heat, we had pretty days to go to the local farmer’s market, do some outdoor grilling, gardening and taking …

Cari & Alan 5.25.13

We couldn’t ask for a more gorgeous day for this beach wedding held at The Islander of Emerald Isle. I think that the song that this couple picked for their engagement slideshow is so fitting for the love that they share. Every long lost dream led me to where you …