Author archives: Olivia Wolf

Southern Weddings Annual Team Summit

Southern Weddings Annual Team Summit
If you have followed along with Nancy Ray Photography for a while, you know we are big fans of the ladies at Southern Weddings. We love their heart and mission for the wedding industry, we love that they love all things southern, and we have even come know and love these ladies individually as friends. This year I had the honor of photographing their annual Team Summi[...]

Laura and Eric Wilmington, NC Film Wedding

Laura and Eric Wilmington, NC Film Wedding
Every person that I met at Laura and Eric's wedding said to me, "Oh you're the girl who was stuck on a boat with them for several hours" and every time the three of us would look at each other and just laugh. Because, yes, in fact during Laura and Eric's engagement session we got to know each other really well over what started out as a fun boat ride and turned into a[...]

How to Get Your Wedding featured

How to Get Your Wedding featured
I think we would all be lying if we said it wouldn't be exciting to have your wedding featured on a lovely blog or in a magazine! There is so much hard work and planning that goes into making your big day happen, so when a wedding publication loves what you created for your wedding day just as much as you do, you can't help but get excited. While getting your weddi[...]

Wedding Venue Bucket List

Wedding Venue Bucket List
(Images by Callie) One of the best perks to our job as wedding photographers, is constantly getting to meet and work with new people. What people often don't realize is that we also love to go to new places. We are so incredibly blessed to have so many wonderful wedding venues in the Raleigh-Durham area, but we also enjoy traveling outside our little triangle, and sh[...]

Jessica and Adam Creedmoor, NC Film Wedding

Jessica and Adam Creedmoor, NC Film Wedding
Y'all. I sincerely thought about giving every person at Jessica and Adam's wedding an invitation to my wedding. They were fun, so excited for the new couple, and the best dancers I have ever seen. Jessica and Adam's beautiful wedding took place on a farm outside of Raleigh. It was the perfect combination of Adam and his roots, and Jessica's Colombian heritage. Ever[...]

Cassie and Brooks Pilot Mountain, NC Film Wedding

Cassie and Brooks Pilot Mountain, NC Film Wedding
These sweet friends just make my heart so happy. Cassie and Brooks have been like old best friends since the day I met them. We have shared so many memories over the past year as they planned and prepared for their wedding. So I am thrilled to finally be able to share their day with you. Jolo Winery was the perfect spot for these two to tie the knot. It was beautif[...]

Five Things I Have Learned While Being Engaged

Five Things I Have Learned While Being Engaged
1. You do not become someone different when you get engaged. I remember thinking before I got engaged, that once it happened I would be so on top of my game and everything would fall into place so smoothly. That definitely did not happen. I was a stressed bundle of mess, and if it weren’t for my wonderful mom who took over as I finished school or my sweet fiancé wh[...]