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Cinco de Mayo Inspired Styled Shoot

Cinco de Mayo Inspired Styled Shoot
Any chance to eat guacamole and I'm there. I don't know about you, but I just love Cinco de Mayo! When I collaborated with Erin McLean to photograph something fun for May 5th, this little vignette made me all kinds of happy. Wishing you a happy Cinco de Mayo! Big thanks to Style Me Pretty for featuring this DIY on their blog! Click here to see the full feature! [...]

Winston-Salem, NC Private Dinner with Rebecca Rose Events

Winston-Salem, NC Private Dinner with Rebecca Rose Events
Last month, I drove to Winston-Salem to photograph the details of a lovely private dinner that our dear friends with Rebecca Rose Events designed. The design was inspired by the gorgeous watercolor paintings of the North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains that you can see behind the table. As a lover of cool colors, my mouth dropped open when I walked in the room to see th[...]

Forrest and Camilo Carolina Inn Film Wedding

Forrest and Camilo Carolina Inn Film Wedding
In North Carolina, we always say that the weather is so unpredictable. Forrest and Camilo were married on a beautiful day in February at The Carolina Inn. It could have easily been dark and snowing, but instead it was warm and the sun was shining brightly and the foliage was beginning to bloom, giving us a gorgeous backdrop for some of their portraits. I love the i[...]

Ideal Wedding Day Timeline

Ideal Wedding Day Timeline
After you have decided on a wedding date and venue for your wedding, you will want to begin planning the timeline of your wedding day: your ceremony time, dinner time, and exit time. As a photographer, your wedding day timeline is one of the biggest factors of getting the most beautiful, natural light pictures. Let me share a little secret with you: I planned my whole[...]

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[...]

Why Film + How to Confidently Shoot Your First Roll

Why Film + How to Confidently Shoot Your First Roll
At Nancy Ray Photography, we believe that film photography has an aesthetic that cannot be replicated with a digital camera, no matter how hard you try! At first glance, you might not notice a huge difference between the two. However, once you familiarize yourself with the distinct look of film, you will notice that the colors are more true to real life. Film photogra[...]