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COVID has come and gone and for a while there, we really thought the micro wedding was going to stick around for a bit longer. Photographing those micro weddings throughout 2020 was so cool. It was a chance for us to see a different type of wedding and to see couples inject their own personality […]

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Don’t lose your personality

For Brides

Here is an open letter to the parents of the bride or groom on the wedding day. As photographers who’ve photographed over 130+ weddings in the last few years, we’ve seen parents of the bride or groom do some really odd things that stress their kids out and take away from their enjoyment of the […]

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A Letter To The Parents

For Brides, Wedding

This is an open letter to both venues and to our couples. I’m going to be very blunt here because Steph and I have photographed a lot of weddings, and have been put in difficult situations due to food, so here goes, why vendors should eat first: We often start photographing weddings six to seven […]

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Why Vendors Should Eat First

For Brides, Tips

We love a grand exit at the end or during the reception. Want to find out why? You can check out this post here where we talk about why you should have one. But what are your options if you do decide to have an exit? We’ve seen our fair share of exits and there […]

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Grand Exit: Options

For Brides

We’ve photographed a ton of different weddings over the last few years and we’re finding that about half of our couples decide to do a grand exit. What’s a grand exit you ask? It’s when you cap off your night with all of your guests and to be honest, there are no rules. If you […]

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Grand Exit: Should I Have One

For Brides

Can't Make it To My Wedding

What Happens If You Can’t Make it to My Wedding? We’ve never missed a wedding. Knock on wood. Fingers crossed. All the lucky things to cancel out jinxing ourselves. We don’t much believe in that stuff anyway. This is a tough question to answer. We get it pretty often, too. “What happens if you get […]

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FAQ: Emergency Situation

For Brides

There are a few different videos that we tend to deliver when filming weddings. The first is a highlight film. This is the video you typical would watch on YouTube, or that you’ve seen from you friend’s weddings. It’s most often under ten minutes and captures the essence of the wedding in those ten minutes. […]

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What’s a documentary wedding video?

For Brides

If you’re planning a wedding, we know this is a question that has come to mind at least once. It’s a good question to ask. “Should I have a wedding video? Is it worth investing in? Am I actually going to watch it? Is it really going to be worth the money?” We get it! […]

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Should You Have A Wedding Video?

For Brides

If you’ve ever wondered if there is a perfect number of bridesmaids or groomsmen, then you’re in the right place. Let’s get right to it: the short answer is no, but from a photography perspective, there is an ideal number. So while we are all for you having twelve bridesmaids and twelve groomsmen, we find […]

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How Many People Should Be In My Bridal Party?

For Brides

Wedding planning is crazy right!? There’s so many things to do and dates to hit and the entire time you’re just wondering if you’re doing it correctly. One of the biggest things that affects your timeline of wedding planning is your Save the Dates and Invitations. When do they get sent out exactly? This is […]

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When Should We Send out Invitations & Save the Dates?

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