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The New Year began with a bang when I opened my email and discovered I’d been named to The Knot’s Best of Weddings 2017. This is the eighth consecutive year that couples have named me to their best wedding photographer list (omg!), and I’m beyond humbled by the folks who’ve invited me into their lives […]

I’m proud and excited to announce my acceptance into the Fearless Photographers community. Known as “the best wedding photographers for couples who truly love photography,” Fearless Photographers is a special group of “the world’s best wedding photographers who are not afraid to push the limits of professional wedding photography.” Every hero of mine is a […]

Today’s email brought word that I received The Knot’s Best of Weddings honor for 2015. This makes it six years in a row. It’s the journey that matters, not the destination, and I can’t thank my couples, their parents, and all my vendor colleagues enough for making this such an eventful, rewarding road trip. (Even […]

I recently fell in love with Destinos, a beautiful publication out of Costa Rica dedicated to helping couples plan their destination weddings. Naturally, I was super honored to learn they’ve featured Kendra & Mark’s destination wedding in Eleuthera, one of the remote Out Islands of the Bahamas. Destination weddings offer all sorts of advantages over […]

After the crazy winter we’ve all been having, it’s about time we take a break and head for paradise! My work from Kelly & Ben’s St. Lucia destination wedding was recently included in Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Magazine, available at newsstands and bookstores near you. Planning an international destination wedding introduces all sorts of challenges […]

Wow, someone over at The Knot must’ve had too much spiked egg nogg over the holidays because they just inducted me into the Best of Weddings Hall of Fame. This exclusive class of all-star wedding vendors is comprised of folks who have earned four or more Best of Weddings awards, and represents less than 1% […]

One For The Thumb! I just received The Knot’s Best of Weddings honor for 2014. This makes it five years in a row. Winning this award once is pretty special, as it comes directly from the people who invite me into their lives to share their most emotional moments. Winning it five years in a […]

I just learned that Abby & Matt’s Sandbridge beach wedding was featured on the Anchors aWED! blog. Anchors aWED! is an informative new website by photographer Melissa Biador and floral designer Desiree Logue Champagne that offers all sorts of wedding inspiration to military couples. Abby and Matt both serve in the U.S. Air Force, and […]

I’m surprised and humbled to learn I made The Knot’s Best of Weddings for the fourth year in a row. There are many awards out there, but what makes this one so special to me is that it comes directly from the folks with whom I work. Thanks so much to all my former, current, […]

Best of Weddings 2012 Winner

February 5, 2012

I’m humbled and delighted to announce I’ve been voted into The Knot’s Best of Weddings 2012. This is the third year in a row that couples have bestowed this honor, and I couldn’t be more beholden to their graciousness. This accolade comes from brides and grooms just like you, and helps offer insight into the […]

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