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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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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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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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Fall Wedding At The Club of Corazon Dublin, Ohio When I first met Elaina and Tony for their engagement session, I knew that their wedding day was going to be epic! When it came time for her dream wedding, Elaina knew that she wanted her wedding at The Club of Corazon in Dublin, Ohio. And […]

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Elaina and Tony

Danelle and Garrett

Fall Wedding At The Avalon Country Club Warren, Ohio “Whatever our souls are made out of, his and mine are the same.” – Emily Bronte Soft rolling hills, deep fall tonnes, and the passionate romance of Danelle and Garret reminded you of a scene from Wuthering Heights. The countryside on this cold fall day truly […]

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Corbin and Olivia

Fall Wedding At The Statehouse Columbus, Ohio If I told you that it there was freezing rain all day, would you believe me? Yes, there really was freezing rain, but no you can’t tell in these gorgeous images! Olivia and Corbin are so in love and their love truly radiated to those around them. They shared […]

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The Honey Farm Styled Shoot Lebanon, Ohio “Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” -Victor Hugo A romantic, versatile venue nestled in the countryside of Ohio, The Honey Farm, is a site to see for every bride-to-be. This stunning thirty-acre farm has thought of everything for your dream wedding. From the open […]

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The Honey Farm

A Christmas Favorite: Russian Tea Cookies

A Food Lover’s Series One of the sweetest memories Christmas brings is the traditional Christmas cookie baking! Growing up, every year we would help my Mama make our family favorites! One of which, included a passed down family recipe from my Grandma Mayrose, her Russian Tea Cookies. These cookies take a lot of patience but are […]

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Old, Blue, Borrowed & New

A Bridal Superstition Turned into a Beautiful Tradition “Something old, something new; something borrowed, something blue; And a silver sixpence in her shoe.” – Author Unknown Have you ever wondered why, to this day, women recall this bridal rhyme and follow it on their wedding day?  I remember my grandmother saying it to my sister […]

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Behind The Lens of Sweet Williams Photography Wow, where do I even begin?! This year has been filled with so much love, growth, and most of all revealing God’s purpose. This has been my busiest wedding season yet with 37 weddings. This season has taught me a lot of lessons from learning to not book […]

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2018 Behind the Scenes

Bridal Ornaments

Merry and Bright Bridal Ornaments Tis the season to be jolly and here’s an excellent idea for a bridal shower/wedding present, particularly for the couple who has it all! It’s called  The Bride’s Tree Christmas Ornament Gift Set. It’s based on a German tradition to give newlyweds twelve ornaments for their Christmas tree to ensure happiness for […]

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Thoughtful Thank You Gifts

Gift Ideas For Your Bridal Party Thirty-one years ago, I was asked to sing at my cousin’s wedding.  At the rehearsal dinner, she presented me with a thank you gift that to this day, I cherish. It was a perfume bottle with stopper, The Rose Manor-Pink by Lenox. I filled it with Opium perfume by […]

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