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Meet our Spring 2017 Intern Anna!

Meet our Spring 2017 Intern Anna!
Today I am so excited to introduce you to our wonderful 2017 Spring Intern, Anna! From the beginning of our interview process, we were blown away by Anna's heart of gold and her amazing servant's heart! She has been working with us in the studio for about 4 weeks now and has been such a wonderful addition to our team. Anna is intentional with her words and actions, an[...]

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[...]

Alexandria and Michael Fearrington Film Wedding

Alexandria and Michael Fearrington Film Wedding
We often say that the weddings that we get to be a part of are unforgettable, and there is honestly no better word to describe Allie and Michael's wedding day. Allie and Michael are two of the kindest, most trusting clients I have ever had the opportunity to work with. They exude so much love and joy for the people around them and for each other, and after you read th[...]

Hiring a Lifetime Photographer

Hiring a Lifetime Photographer
"Which photographer should we hire? Can we afford great photos? Will the kids cooperate for the photographer? Will it feel awkward?" - these are just some of the questions that we know float through your head when you think about updating your family's photos. We'd like to introduce you to a new concept...  a concept that will alleviate these questions and concerns: w[...]

Spring 2017 Mini Sessions!Sign up for Saturday, May 6th

Spring 2017 Mini Sessions!
We're excited to announce our spring 2017 Mini Session date! Saturday, May 6th We're doing things a bit differently this year, so be sure to read through all the details about signing up! We would would love for you to join us! $200 includes a 15-20 minute session with me, Elizabeth Tate, 10 high resolution images with the rights to print and the option to purcha[...]

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[...]