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Romantic, Glamorous, Luxury Sarasota Wedding at The Ringling Cà d'Zan

October 10, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Romantic, Glamorous, Luxury Sarasota Wedding at The Ringling Cà d'Zan Beth and Jimmy's wedding was held at my favorite venue of all time- The Ringling in Sarasota. It was a HUGE celebration and I spent the entire day in awe of not only their love but the complete and utter gorgeousness of the day! It was nearly impossible to narrow down the images...
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Romantic, Intimate Marco Island Destination Wedding | Destination Wedding Photographer

September 26, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Romantic, Intimate Marco Island Destination Wedding | Destination Wedding Photographer I still find myself daydreaming about Margaret and Allie's destination wedding in Marco Island. It was an incredibly intimate, touching day that celebrated the special love this couple has for each other. Every year I hope to shoot a handful of destination wedd...
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Charming, Enchanting Bakers Ranch Wedding, Jaimee and Matt | Tampa Area Wedding Photographer

September 22, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Charming, Enchanting Bakers Ranch Wedding, Jaimee and Matt | Tampa Area Wedding Photographer "When I saw you I fell in love and you smiled because you knew." How incredible is this quote?! This beautiful sentiment was the basis for Jaimee & Matt's Bakers Ranch wedding. I met Jaimee when I photographed her sister's wedding back in 2015! You may al...
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Rustic Romance at Lakeside Ranch Resort | Central Florida Wedding Photographer

August 25, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Alicia and Chris' Lakeside Ranch wedding was what my dreams are made of. I could move there and die happy. Ha! The working horse ranch has sprawling lake views and an endless amount of greenery. It's open air reception venue and picturesque ceremony sites took my breath away. The day was pure Florida romance! Seriously, one of my favorite things ab...
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Rustic, Country Vintage Chic Wishing Well Barn Wedding | Tampa Wedding Photographer

July 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Krystle and Parker's Wedding was rustic, country vintage chic with a hint of glam. Yep, that's a lot of descriptors, but they pulled the day off so beautifully! The Wishing Well Barn is a beautiful cattle ranch and wedding venue in Plant City (which also happens to be adjacent to blueberry farm)! All of the decor they selected was perfect for Wish...
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Playful Downtown Tampa Engagement Session | Tampa Wedding Photographer

July 17, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Playful Downtown Tampa Engagement Session | Tampa Wedding Photographer When an engagement session includes champagne and a Rolls Royce, I know it's going to be fun. And Shannon and Christian's e-session was just that! Playful, magical and full of laughter. The couple selected the Straz Center in downtown Tampa for their location. It has some grea...
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Family Maternity Photos | Tampa Maternity + Family Photographer

July 14, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
First, there was Mama Bear & Papa Bear... then there was Brother Bear. And here comes baby bear. I loved photographing Christina's family-centric maternity session. She has an adorable family that is about to get even more precious! For moments and memories that are special to you- picking a location that feels welcoming and comfortable is key! Ch...
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Joyfully Unique Earthscapes Garden Room Wedding | Palm Harbor Wedding Photographer

July 11, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Rachel and Dane held their outdoor Florida wedding at Earthscapes Garden Room- an adorable venue located in Palm Harbor. I would venture to say more people don't even know it exists, because Earthscapes is a nursery that specializes in landscape design/outdoor spaces, and just so happens to also have an awesome space that can accommodate up to 250...
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Stylish, Elegant The Regent Wedding | Tampa Wedding Photographer

June 30, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Trina and Sean are such a sweet couple. Trina was truly one of the kindest brides I've ever had the privilege to work with. The couple held their wedding day at the Regent, a venue just outside of Tampa. The theme for the day was elegant glamor- with spring inspired flowers, pretty silver details and plenty of sparkle! Trina has great style- do yo...
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Enchanting Elopement Style Wedding in Rome, Italy | Destination Wedding Photographer

June 26, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Few things make my heart happier than weddings and travel- so marrying (no put intended) the two sets my heart aflame. So, when Jackie + Dan asked me to travel to Italy with them for their Newlywed session, I couldn't say no! I was fortunate enough to capture their wedding in Tampa (you may have seen the sneak peek on FB- they had a hilarious first...
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