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Portrait of the bride and groom looking at each other at the altar.

Kerrie and Brad’s families surrounded them as they each got ready to walk down the aisle.

Faerber-Brown Wedding at the Foundry at the Fair Site

A bride and groom sit in a canoe on the bank of a creek.

My friends Andrew and Stephanie just had the most amazing wedding (read: party) at River John’s Outfitters in Maryville, Tennessee.

Stephanie & Andrew’s River Island Wedding

A bride and groom look at each other and stand in the Knox County Courthouse after their wedding.

t was such an absolute honor when my wonderful and beautiful friend, Abbey, asked me to photograph her wedding. As many couples have done over the past 18 months, Abbey and her fiancé, Derek, decided to forgo a traditional wedding and have a very small gathering at the Knox County Courthouse instead.

Abbey & Derek’s Knox County Courthouse Wedding

A newly married couple at the Knox County Courthouse.

Stephanie and Andrew didn’t exactly have a wedding planned, and they didn’t really want a traditional ceremony. So they decided to go ahead and tie the knot at the Knox County Courthouse!

Stephanie & Andrew’s Knox County Courthouse Elopement

Bride and groom at Big Ridge State Park wedding.

Verity and Hans. These two are like a breath of fresh air! Their small wedding at Big Ridge State Park outside of Knoxville was just right in every way. It was warm, intimate, yet bustling with excitement from their friends and loved ones. It was a warm October evening; the kind that has that beautiful, […]

Hans + Verity’s State Park Wedding

Charleston groom getting ready for his wedding.

One of the best things my husband and I did when we got married was hire someone to take photos of him getting ready on our wedding day. Our main photographer, of course, was scheduled to take getting ready photos of me. This is always the case; brides tend to get more love than the […]

Pre-wedding Groom Photos in Charleston, SC

The wedding kiss at Market Square rooftop wedding.

It was such a pleasure to meet Jen and Michael! I had never met either of them before being referred to them, but they are both so down-to-earth and friendly, we felt like old friends. Their wedding was held at a rooftop venue in downtown Knoxville in lovely Market Square. It was laid back, friendly, […]

Jen and Michael’s Market Square Wedding

Wedding party and guests at Museum of Appalachia.

I had the honor of photographing the wedding of friends I’ve known since I moved to Knoxville in 2008. Ashley is calm, gentle, and exceedingly kind. Adam is philosophic, inquisitive, and an old soul. They got married at the charming Museum of Appalachia in Clinton, Tennessee. It was a warm and beautiful evening. The sun just […]

Ashley + Adam’s Appalachian Wedding