Stephanie & Mike get married!
February 25, 2009, 8:24 pm
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Stephanie & Mike tied the knot this past Saturday at St. Paul’s United Methodist and celebrated at The Houstonian Hotel. It really was a fantastic day.  Everything was so well planned and all-around beautiful. We had a great time!  Enjoy the faves….

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A couple of the highlights for me were the father/daughter dance & the hunt for the garter!  They made it so fun to watch!

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We did the usual ‘ashley k’ thang and headed into the hotel for a few of my favorites from the day…

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Check it out… an awesome ‘ashley k’ style portrait turned hilarious…

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Mike decided to give her a ‘look’ and the rest… well, see for yourself!  Classic images…

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Then they decided to turn their ‘pose’ on… 

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It really was an awesome day.  Stephanie & Mike, it has been so much fun getting to know you & it was an honor to be a part of your wedding!  Thank you! 

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Kristen & Bryan in old Richmond town.
February 25, 2009, 7:25 pm
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We met up in a little town called Richmond.  Not only was Kristen born and raised around these parts, but her family history goes back a few generations here.  I was just thrilled to finally have an excuse to try out the stomping grounds of my fellow Houston photogs. It definitely made for a good time! There were several that I loved…

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The little church where her parents were married & where Kristen & Bryan will perform a ‘mini’ ceremony before they head to Briscoe on their wedding day this July.  Kristen also attended preschool here!

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You just can’t find this kind of character in the big city… I love small towns. 

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And it wouldn’t be a session in Richmond if we didn’t hit the RR tracks…

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Kristen is probably gonna hate me… but this picture was SO funny.  We thought we’d take advantage of the passing train and try to get some shots in front of it, but half the time Kristen had this look on her face… it was almost too much for her to handle!  Funny…

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But we still got one or two…

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Love the next two…

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We were headed to our cars and I asked if they would do one more shot for me… and we got this…

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Had a great time with you two!  Can’t wait for the wedding!



Lauren & Curtis at the Ranch :)
February 25, 2009, 5:26 pm
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I just can’t say enough great things about Lauren & the fantastic family she’s already got & about to get herself into!  We have had so much fun together and still have a fabulous wedding to look forward to in March!  I met Curtis and Lauren at his parent’s ranch in Hempstead for their engagement session.  Here are a few that made the top of my list…

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Curtis proposed to Lauren out on this pier… so sweet. 

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And what’s a ranch in Texas without cowboy hats???

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Lauren makes a beautiful bride too… but can’t show you that session until after the wedding!



Stephanie’s bridals at St. Paul’s
February 25, 2009, 4:12 pm
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I had the pleasure of covering Mike and Stephanie’s wedding day this past Saturday (blog post coming soon!).  Now that the cat’s out of the bag, I can officially post her bridal session!  Out of all the weddings I’ve done this was my first time to finally get to shoot at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church on Main St.  I always have a blast shooting in new places and this time was no exception.  Throw a beautiful bride into the equation and you’ve got some awesome images to work with.  Enjoy the faves!

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I love the parlor at St. Paul’s… gorgeous light!

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Stay tuned for much, much more!  I am playing blog catch up this week, so come back soon…