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A Musayev Family Tradition Musa is from Azerbaijan, a small country just south of Russia. It has been so much fun blending our two cultures and taking on each other’s family traditions. One of Musa’s family traditions is a Spring holiday called Nowruz, which is a celebration for Spring! During this time, everyone bakes sweets and […]

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Behind The Lens

Nowruz

Food Stations Ideas For Weddings

    Top Five Ideas for Interactive Food Stations Nashville, Tennessee I live in the 12 South Neighborhood of Nashville and I must say I love it!  It’s a pretty hip place to live. The main artery, 12 South Street, hosts boutiques, shops, restaurants, and bars. Off the main drag are neighborhood streets lined with […]

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Brides

Daily Harvest Review

    Daily Harvest Smoothie Review #freezergoals I LOVE green smoothies. I kept seeing these ads for Daily Harvest smoothies and how easy they were to make. From the ad commercial, the girl just took one out of the freezer, added her favorite liquid, and blended up. It was as simple as that. Also, the […]

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Food

Our Home Decor: Month 3 Our Musayev Cottage I can’t believe it’s been 3 months since we’ve moved to Nashville, Tennessee! Time surely does fly! I have been loving our sweet little cottage and bringing it to life. We’ve done SO much in the first few months that we’ve lived here. We put hardwood floors […]

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Our Home Decor

Awesome Trends For 2019

Wedding Trends You Will See This Year The wedding trends for 2019 are opting for a look and feel that is personalized, simple, eclectic, and natural. Weddings will feature a minimalist canvas with striking bold elements woven into the special event. Think natural, earthy, simple with a pop of the unexpected in the cuisine, decor, […]

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Brides

Tax Season Tips

10 Tips To Make The Most Out Of Tax Season Tax season, the most dreaded time of the year, but the good news is, it doesn’t have to be! If you stay organized and fully understand the details of your business, it can be a great time to take inventory and reflect on your year! […]

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Photographers

New Year’s Eve Proposal Nashville, Tennessee I parked at the end of the driveway. I didn’t even lock my car door because I didn’t want it to make any noise. It was near dusk and the sun was setting quickly. I made my way down the driveway and hid behind a truck. A few minutes […]

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Engagements

Brennon and Mandi

Tenba Camera Gear Luggage

A Review on The Tenba Roadie Air Case Roller 21 My Libby Camera bag 2.0 has been my “go-to” camera bag for a while now. However, as my photography business started to grow, so did my gear. I was starting to get bad neck and back pain (primarily on my right side where I was […]

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Photographers

Moving Your Business

Re-starting Your Business In Another State As you know, Musa and I just moved from Columbus, Ohio to Nashville, Tennessee. It was a decision we made for a bunch of reasons (mainly to be close to family). But, moving states also meant moving Sweet Williams Photography. Just as my business started to take off in […]

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Photographers

Elopement At The Gaylord Opryland and Resort Nashville, Tennessee When Lauren asked me to photograph her Elopement at The Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Resort, I was SO excited. The Opryland is simply beautiful, and even more so around the holiday season. With lights everywhere you turn, this greenhouse is the perfect venue for a romantic […]

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Weddings

Lauren and Joshua

Overcoming “Photographer’s Guilt”

Doing Your Personal Best Under Pressure We’ve all been there, you know, that moment when you deliver a gallery to a client and they don’t get back to you right away, but when they do, they are unhappy with their images. From something like the way they look to the editing, something is bugging them. […]

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Photographers

Bridal Makeup Mishaps

10 Biggest Makeup Mishaps Brides Make  “I believe all women are pretty without makeup- but with the right makeup can be pretty powerful.” – Bobbi Brown  Makeup is something that can make it or break it on camera. Here are some of the most common makeup mishaps that hopefully can be avoided! Being unprepared for […]

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