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How often does a simple portrait session for a couple of friends suddenly turn into an engagement session? For us, exactly one time, and that was this time! But it wasn’t without a substantial amount of behind-the-scenes planning. Little did Alex know that Michael had been planning out the details with us for a couple of […]

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When I think of a typical backyard wedding, I think of an intimate, casual, modest gathering of 30 or so people. Not much fuss, nothing too fancy. For Beth & David’s backyard wedding, you can throw those ideas right out the window – from their stunning home on Lake Austin that is clearly far more […]

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A wedding at a brewery (Jester King) that also has its own 900+ degree brick pizza oven? I call that an excellent plan. Bringing along your ridiculously adorable dog? That’s just the icing on the cake. Regarding icing, Sugar Mama’s provided ample amounts with which Charlotte and Ryan attacked each other in legendary fashion, the […]

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With the last of our fall/winter 2012 weddings signed, sealed and delivered, and the spring busy season still a few weeks away, we thought it would be a fitting time to take a look back through all of our bridal and engagement sessions from the last year (or so) and share some of our favorites. […]

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As you’ll see below, Crystal & Nik chose to say their vows privately (well, with the exception of my clicking away for a minute or so…) in a secluded grove of trees before their “official” ceremony. This was a first, and in my book also an adorable, wonderful idea. Other wonderful ideas: 1) giving their […]

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When your ceremony is over at 5:00 but you still have guests leaving your reception close to midnight, you clearly know how to throw a party. Picking an awesome location like Camp Lucy is a good start, and a band that plays their instruments while dancing among your guests doesn’t hurt either. However, the real […]

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Wayyyyy back in the fall of 2005, when I was still occasionally shooting on this thing called “35mm film” and we all thought that MySpace was the most amazing thing since the Pontiac Aztek, I photographed my very first wedding as a lead photographer, and I was lucky enough to have Villa Antonia as my […]

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