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traditional studio bridal portraits ~ a mom’s wish come true

Elisabeth Bolick studio formal bridal portrait photo

For generations, a formal, in-studio bridal portrait was the only game in town and there is a reason for that: they were classic and beautiful and often placed in gilded frames and given a place of prominence in the formal living rooms of people’s homes. In this post-modern age of outdoor portraits, studio bridals are a dying breed. […]

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a bridal portrait session in the greens of mother nature

Truly, we live with mysteries too marvelous   to be understood. How grass can be nourishing in the    mouths of the lambs. How rivers and stones are forever   in allegiance with gravity     while we ourselves dream of rising. How two hands touch and the bonds will   never be broken….* Bride-to-be, Kendall Shephard, […]

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mountaintop bridal portraits ~ family participation, heirlooms and views of the family farm ~ a beautiful day

Clawson Wedding, Meghann Roberts Bridal Portrait Photo

The photos of Meghann Roberts we took  this July weren’t necessarily inspired by Keira Knightley’s famous shot as Elizabeth Bennet from the 2005 movie Pride and Prejudice, but this one in particular pulls it into perspective. When viewed next to each other there is more than just flowing fabric and a gorgeous, panoramic setting. It’s an […]

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renewal wedding photography ~ it’s about “again” and “more” and “us” ~ photographing the next chapter of a marriage

Shumate Wedding Anniversary Bride and Groom photo

20 years ago, Kelly and Chris Shumate became a couple. They eventually created a new life as husband and wife: Kelly started a new business – Bridal Traditions – and they lived happily ever after. And scene. Actually, there’s more. 20 years more and they did live happily, but as their wedding anniversary approached, Kelly decided that […]

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