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Category Archives: Engagement

Erin and Dylan told me at their consult that they wanted to include their dog in their engagement sessions and being a dog lover I said of course!  We had our girls in our engagement session so I know how important that is.  They were smart though and brought a handler for their puppy which…

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It was the week were they were calling for 40% or more chance of rain every day.  The week I hated going outside because it was hot, muggy and wet!  I even emailed Megan to say we would make the final decision around 6pm but I wasn’t feeling hopeful.  She told me that was just…

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  • TiffanyJuly 1, 2011 - 10:20 am

    Super cute Megan!!!!!!!!!!

  When Bethany and Olen filled out my client questionnaire they said they didn’t think they would be able to look like the other couples on my blog, they were nervous about not being able to look natural in front of the camera.  About 20 minutes into their session I showed them a couple images and…

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  • SusanJune 20, 2011 - 8:17 pm

    I absolutely love the emotions captured in the photos! What an exceptional group of shots!

  • JennaJune 22, 2011 - 9:02 am

    Wonderful pictures. Looking forward to the wedding and more great shots of the couple.

  • Betsy BransonJune 22, 2011 - 10:02 am

    Beautiful pictures. So natural and the emotions so real.

  • TeresaJune 22, 2011 - 10:12 am

    Congratulationos!! These were some beautiful shots. Wishing you both the best in your new lives together.

  • JessicaJune 22, 2011 - 10:41 am

    Beautiful Pictures

  • Margaret JamesJune 22, 2011 - 10:55 am

    So many beautiful photos, it was hard to vote for just one.

  • Ann GunnJune 22, 2011 - 1:54 pm

    Love the photo’s of Olen and Bethany.

  • AnnalisaJune 22, 2011 - 2:39 pm

    Sei bellissima! Complimenti per il vostro impegno! tanti baci!

  • BethJune 22, 2011 - 9:35 pm

    Olen… congratulations on your upcoming wedding!!! I wish you and your bride all the happiness in life!

  • LynnJune 22, 2011 - 11:19 pm

    Beautiful pictures! Thank you so much for sharing. It was hard to pick a favorite but I love the “family” photo with Duncan!

  • Bonnie Becker-WellsJune 23, 2011 - 11:29 am

    Awesome pics! Can’t wait until August 20th! Thanks for the invite.

  • LeAnnJune 24, 2011 - 8:38 am

    Really good pictures! Congratulations!

  • AllisonJune 24, 2011 - 10:34 am

    Such beautiful pictures and family! The location was gorgeous!

  • Adam StackhouseJune 29, 2011 - 3:19 pm

    hay hay those are some classy photographs barnthany

  • DaisyJune 29, 2011 - 3:46 pm

    Congrats on your upcoming wedding. You are a beautiful couple!

  • LanceJune 29, 2011 - 4:00 pm

    Seriously lovely photos — congratulations! (And Bethany, hello hello, after much too long! Hope to meet Olen one day soon.)

  • Aaron BellJune 29, 2011 - 6:36 pm

    Congrats guys!

  • AmandaJune 29, 2011 - 8:14 pm

    These pictures are beautiful Bethany. The dog is adorable, but the couple is EVEN cuter!

  • KelleyJune 29, 2011 - 9:07 pm

    These are beautiful pictures!

  • LaurenJune 29, 2011 - 10:07 pm

    These pictures are so great! They both look so happy and in love. Congrats!

  • kayJune 30, 2011 - 10:35 am

    wow — these are really crsisp/clear — you guys look great! nice choice for a venue, too

  • KatieJuly 4, 2011 - 7:06 pm

    Congrats! Beautiful pics.


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