Premiere, Luxury, Magazine-Quality wedding photography; these are descriptions we have heard clients and other wedding professionals describe our work. To us this is all a journey because life is indeed a journey. Our wedding photography journal is meant to record the wonderful weddings we have captured throughout the years. Here we will update you with lots of photos celebrations, tips, and marriage advice! Thank you for stopping by and reading on! Feel free to journey with us in this place called marriage life. 

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These Are Our Vows: Season 1 Episode 3- When You Think of Giving Up

Josh and I have literally been to hundreds of weddings. In most of the weddings we attend, we hear wedding vows that say something along the lines “for better for worse, in sickness or in health, for richer or for poorer.” These wedding vows typically precede words that are unique to each couple getting married. No […]

Saturday, December 9th, 2017

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These Are Our Vows: Season 1 Episode 2- It Comes Through Time

How did we come up with These Are Our Vows? Many probably don’t know this about me (Loraine) but I graduated from college with a Marriage, Family, and Human Development minor. At the time I started a photography career, I did not expect that I could use this degree in the wedding industry. I remember […]

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

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These Are Our Vows: Season 1 Episode 1 -What a Ride

Wow! Over a year ago I had started to conceive an idea that birthed from a Ten-Year anniversary session we captured. We At first I wanted to create a series of Q&As but something felt off… So we took the concept on how we wanted to present this to the world back to the drawing […]

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

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Wedding in the Rain- Powell Gardens

What do you do when you get to marry the perfect person for you, at your perfect location, on the perfect time of the year, but the forecast is anything but perfect?! You plan, prepare, and try your very best that you have a plan B. We have heard many say that “rain on your […]

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

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Valentine’s Day 2017

I’m going to let you step into our little world behind the scenes a bit. Scary, I know! Valentine’s Day 2017 I was planning on attending a voluntary meeting filled with wedding professionals to brainstorm about business related items. But after thinking more about the fact that it would interfere my routine lunchtime with Josh, […]

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

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Focused on Love: Safiyyah and John- Falling 70 mph

Focused on LOVE The wedding is just the beginning. The Focused on Love series highlights stories, interviews, personal experiences or suggestions that aim towards how couples not only fall in love and stay together, but also how they seek for ways to grow their love for each other. With each day we can choose to […]

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

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How To Use Google on Your Wedding Day

So I am huge on getting most, if not all, your wedding planning done before the big day to ensure that things run smoothly. But there are a few small details that can be quite effortless and add a whole lot of class to your wedding day. Take folding a suit pocket handkerchief for instance: […]

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

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How Grooms Can Look More Relaxed in Engagement Photos

Let’s admit it, sometimes guys don’t really care too much about photos; they don’t like to feel overly posed, and do NOT want to end up in the Awkward Family Photo website in a few decades… or ever! So I really appreciate meeting our grooms with our brides for the first time along with Josh […]

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

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Happiness at Work

{WARNING: THIS POST MAY SEEM TOTALLY RANDOM TO MANY READERS, AND THAT’S OK} When 3pm creeps into my office, I typically need a change of scenario to not feel so exhausted after a long day of planning, writing, editing, marketing, learning, organizing, emailing (among other work I get done at the desk!). Yesterday was a […]

Friday, August 7th, 2015

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Ten Tips for using Pinterest to Plan Your Wedding

You’re engaged!!! Sweet! Now to the planning! But where do you start? Before you touch pinterest and drown yourself with so many wedding day ideas, try to consider what kind of wedding you want, country, black tie, urban, tropical, etc. If you can’t figure out the theme you like maybe you can do a search […]

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

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