Author archives: Olivia Suriano

Sudie and Evin Film Engagement Session

Sudie and Evin Film Engagement Session
June was a busy month. In one weekend I was in two states, and three cities, for three different shoots. Sudie and Evin's engagement session just so happened to be one of them, and it was the perfect morning to truly enjoy what I do. One thing we always say we love about engagement sessions is how it allows us to get to know a couple better before their wedding day. D[...]

Taylor and Will Angus Barn Film Wedding

Taylor and Will Angus Barn Film Wedding
Timeless. When I think about Taylor and Will, timeless is the first word that comes to mind. Every detail in their wedding day spoke to my "classic" loving heart, and I was so excited to photograph it. Similar to their personal style, both Taylor and Will's personalities are ones that just seem to never go out of style. They are people who come into your life and [...]

Shelby’s Mims House Film Bridal Shower

Shelby's Mims House Film Bridal Shower
When sweet Shelby contacted us about photographing her Bridal Shower I was so excited. You may recognize her from her personal blog Pretty in the Pines. Following Shelby's blog and knowing she has wonderful taste, I was so excited to see all of the details she had selected for her shower. And let me tell you, it did not disappoint. Her theme was Traveling from Miss to[...]

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[...]