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A pink hotel, a beautiful couple, and two super cute pups named Samson and Ruthie… what more could we ask for? Well, I guess the fact that Dana and Andrew were truly amazing and so much fun to be around added to all the amazingness that was Friday night at the Don CeSar for their engagement session!

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We are big believers in that you should continue dating your spouse even though you’re not dating anymore. But, let’s be honest… coming up with new and fun date night ideas can be kind of hard. And before you know it you two settle on just hanging out on the couch on your phones… not […]

January 13, 2021

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Over the years, Matlock and I have photographed engagement sessions at several locations throughout Florida and it never fails to amaze us just how beautiful this state is! And this year, we’re highlighting the top locations for engagement sessions from 2020 – many of which are repeat favorites from last year! We love putting together […]

December 20, 2020

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How have we gotten so lucky that all of our couples are not only adorable and stylish, but super kind as well? I swear, we’ve never had a couple we didn’t absolutely love to work with, and I’m thanking our lucky stars for that! And these two are no exception. Meet Melanie and Rob, two […]

December 7, 2020

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The very first moment we met Lauren and Chris we knew their engagement session would be amazing! Not only because their outfits were perfect (we received many DMs on Instagram about how gorgeous Lauren’s dress is and I totally agree!) but these two are so warm, welcoming and a blast to be around – characteristics […]

December 2, 2020

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I remember the day Matlock and I met Sarah and Jordan for the first time at a local Starbucks. Right off the bat we just loved these two. We loved their story, their personalities and everything they were dreaming up for their wedding day! I remember Sarah and Jordan telling us about their proposal. And […]

November 11, 2020

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It was such a pleasure meeting Amy and Zach for their engagement session this past Saturday! As we were walking from location to location, Matlock and I asked Amy and Zach about their relationship and their life. And whenever I talk to couples who are engaged, I love getting to know more about how they […]

November 9, 2020

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Let’s talk about silver linings. Because we’re a big believer that every unfortunate moment has a silver lining to it. And Caitlyn and Steven’s Isla Del Sol wedding is the definition of silver linings because their original wedding date was back in May, but had to be postponed due to Covid. Caitlyn and I (Kelly) […]

October 21, 2020

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We had to wait extra long to officially meet Tory and Brad. You see, the first time we scheduled their engagement session it was pouring rain all day. Yes, stormy weather is common here in Florida, but this time it was due to a tropical storm and had no sign of stopping. But I think […]

October 20, 2020

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Do you believe everything happens for a reason? We do. And Jenna and Drew’s story confirms it for us. You see, their story all started when Jenna hosted a conference in Tampa. Drew lived in Illinois, but as fate would have it, he registered for the conference through another guest speaker who lived in the […]

October 18, 2020

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You know those gorgeous photos on Instagram and Pinterest? The ones with gorgeous invitation flat lays, perfectly styled shoes, and gorgeous ring shots? They’re stunning, right?? And what if I told you that you could have photos just like that of your details? Beautifully curated, perfectly styled, and sure to make people stop in their […]

September 23, 2020

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Matlock and Kelly, the photographers

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Together, we make a powerful team - with Kelly's eye for detail and heart for giving a wonderful experience to our couples, and Matlock's years of knowledge and technical skill, we have the opportunity to preserve the love stories of our clients.

We're also engaged ourselves and have been together for 4 years. We actually met when Matlock was visiting Chicago for a business trip and Kelly still lived there. We spent our first date eating deep dish pizza, strolling the streets of River North, and drinking lots of wine and talking all night long!

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A lot of moving pieces go into planning a wedding day timeline and we know it's easy to feel like a hot mess! Grab our free guide to plan the perfect timeline for your day. 

5 Tips for a Perfect Wedding Day Timeline

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