Tags archives: Southern Weddings Blog

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[...]

Southern Newlywed: Planning a Staycation

Southern Newlywed: Planning a Staycation
Behind Christmas, the Fourth of July is my favorite holiday! The water, sweet treats, sparklers and delicious hamburgers are just a few things that always remind me of this summer celebration. Whether you are headed to the beach, like Jamie and me, or planning a local staycation, the Fourth of July is a time to spend with the people that you love and celebrate this wo[...]

Callie’s Advice: Getting Your Wedding Published

I still have to pinch myself when I see our wedding in Volume 7 of Southern Weddings Magazine. It was a true honor to have our love story and wedding day featured in their magazine and then later on their blog. I have followed Southern Weddings for quite some time and remember the exact moment that I told Nancy it would be a dream to have my wedding featured in thei[...]

Whitney & Nick Wedding

Whitney & Nick Wedding
I looked forward to Whitney and Nick's wedding celebration since the day I met them, and my excitement continued to unfold over the months getting to know them. First, I learned they were getting married at one of my favorite venues - Lowndes Grove Plantation. Then, as I photographed their engagement session, I discovered how genuine and kind this couple was. They[...]

Blog Features!

Blog Features!
Happy Monday, friends! I've been thrilled to see our work land so many different places throughout 2013, so I'm starting out the week by sharing all the places we've appeared on wedding blogs. Click on the links and leave comments on the actual features, if you'd like! It shows these beautiful blogs how grateful I am, and it shows our support for them too. Thank you t[...]

Southern Surcees • V6

Southern Surcees • V6
This year, I had the joy of photographing Southern Weddings Magazine's Southern Surcees for the second time! (See V5's Surcees here, where my great dane Winston made his famous debut!)  I arrived at the Southern Weddings Office to photograph all of these lovelies, and our day went a little something like this: ••• • Arrive with Callie, begin to setup. All th[...]

Song of the South

Song of the South
I have been waiting so long to share these images, and I am so happy that today is the day I am able to share them with you! To watch an editorial shoot like this one go from a vision in my mind to real life is incredibly rewarding. First off, I want to send a big thank you to Southern Weddings Magazine for featuring "Song of the South" in V6. Be sure to stop by t[...]

Branches and Light Styled Shoot

Branches and Light Styled Shoot
Happy Monday, friends! I hope your Valentine's weekend was filled with lots of love and joy. I was honored to have some of my work featured on the lovely Southern Weddings Blog this weekend - a Valentine's Day inspired styled shoot that I captured at the Branches and Light Workshop I hosted a few weeks ago. Many thanks to all the amazing vendors involved in making thi[...]

Featured! • Wedding Blogs

Featured! • Wedding Blogs
I am so grateful for the community of incredible wedding bloggers. Personally, it's one of my favorite things about this industry - how I can be connected with so many knowledgable and gifted bloggers scattered all over this globe. We are all connected with love stories, with beautiful images, with unique events that inspire other brides along the way. Today I am prou[...]