Taylor and Chris Asheville Film Wedding

Taylor and Chris Asheville Film Wedding
The moment I stepped onto the beautiful mountain estate where this wedding celebration was held, my breath was taken away. I wish I could take you by the hand right now and lead you through the secret passage ways that led from one garden to another, to show you the historic home nestled on the side of the mountain, to let you feel the cool summer air that can only be[...]

Halston Ladd Film Bridal Session

Halston Ladd Film Bridal Session
Being in the military and loving the outdoors, Halston is not the typical girly girl. And although she would rather be in the a simple t-shirt and jeans, she does like to get dressed up every so often, making her bridal session such a fun occasion! Combining her love for the outdoors and rural North Carolina, we did her session at E. Carroll Joyner Park in Wake Forest[...]

When Everything Goes Wrong at a Wedding

When Everything Goes Wrong at a Wedding
Over Labor Day Weekend, Jamie and I were in Ocean Isle, NC attending and shooting a dear friend's wedding. I had just left our little condo to begin shooting the bride getting ready, and I got a phone call that went a little something like this, "Hey Callie, everything is fine, but I wanted to call and let you know that Jamie is in an ambulance headed to the hospital.[...]

Lauren and Jeff Duke Gardens Film Wedding

Lauren and Jeff Duke Gardens Film Wedding
Lauren and Jeff's lovely garden wedding was one of my favorites this year. Duke Gardens was the perfect setting for their summer garden wedding. Lauren and Jeff met at Duke University, which made celebrating their marriage at the place where it all first began even more fun. With their guests from all over the country and world, they shared this special place with the[...]

Ley Family Session

Ley Family Session
Emily Ley, what a gem. If you know that name, you know she makes the beautiful Simplified Planner, she believes in grace over perfection, she speaks at Making Things Happen, and she loves her family more than anything. Will and I were able to spend some time with her and her sweet family last month as she graciously hosted us while Will finished his new job training, [...]

Engagement Guest Book

Engagement Guest Book
My favorite thing about engagement session photos? They are a true representation of the couple - true to their style, taken in a meaningful place, casual, romantic, and fun. During an engagement session, things aren't nearly as rushed as a wedding day, so there are moments and personalities and expressions captured that are so sweet. Their outfits are obviously less [...]

Joshua Isaacson Film Newborn Session

Joshua Isaacson Film Newborn Session
Let's talk about red headed babies and how much they make me swoon. This baby... y'all... he has some of the most flawless skin and the most radiant red hair you ever did see. Heart eyes and all the feels... I believe that is the correct terminology these days? Okay. I'm getting ahead of myself. Backing up... I couldn't wait to see Lara and to meet the rest of her [...]