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Luci & Sam | Alpharetta, GA Film Engagement Session

“He is always so thoughtful and always finds a way to make me feel like the only girl in the world!” – Luci, Bride-To-Be This is just one of the many sweet things Luci first shared with me when talking about her fiance Sam. These two got engaged last Christmas Eve with the help of their […]

August 8, 2018

Engagements

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Lilliana & Able | Tuscan Inspired Shoot

This Tuscan inspired wedding shoot was created with so many wonderful vendors right here in the Athens, GA area. To read about the inspiration and careful details that were put into this shoot, head over to this Whitewood Events blog post with all the details! The wonderful vendors who helped with this shoot: Styling + […]

August 8, 2018

Featured

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Miles & James | Empire Mills Madison, GA Film Wedding

Clear skies (despite the call for rain), lots of laughs, a gorgeous heartfelt bride, a loving groom, one excited german shepherd, and a venue full of loved ones made for the perfect wedding day. Miles and James are one of the kindest couples I’ve ever met, their joy is truly contagious. Throughout the entire wedding […]

August 7, 2018

Weddings

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The Wedding Experience: Guidance Every Step of the Way

The AOP Wedding Experience is designed with you in mind. Our entire wedding photography experience focuses on building lasting relationships with each and every client, serving each client well, and preserving your memories with timeless film images. We start off every wedding experience with a complimentary engagement session. You can read all about why we […]

August 7, 2018

For Brides, Weddings

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Lydia & Will | Atlanta, GA Film Engagement Session

Oh goodness, this engagement session is near and dear to my heart. I met Lydia at the University of Georgia through a science blog we both write for, the Athens Science Observer. If you love learning about science news or policy this blog is for you! And I must say…Lydia’s blog posts are particularly amazing, she’s […]

August 6, 2018

Engagements

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Wedding Portraits through the Seasons

Picking the season in which you’ll get married is such a fun part of the wedding planning process. Some couples know instantly what time of year they want to get married and others take some time considering all their options. We’re a fan of all seasons (truly!), but we understand there are different challenges that come […]

August 3, 2018

Blog Favorites, For Brides, Weddings

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3 Tips to Photographing Your Proposal

You’re going to propose! You’ve got a ring in hand, a plan, and you’re ready! You’ve even hired a photographer to document the moment. Photographing proposals is becoming more and more popular and I LOVE IT! This is such an important moment and will be a great memory in your relationship, so documenting it is […]

March 29, 2018

For Brides

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Cassie & Michael – A Surprise Engagement

When I got contacted about this photographing this surprise engagement, my answer was instantly YES! Cassie and Michael met during their undergraduate years at UGA and have since moved away from Athens GA! But when these two came back into town for the holidays, Michael used this time to take Cassie back to the very […]

January 14, 2018

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Wedding Tip Wednesday – Details!

Having beautiful detail shots of your wedding day are not only stunning, but they help tell YOUR wedding day story. I believe in the power of telling stories through your photos. Your wedding photographs should tell a story of YOUR relationship and YOUR day. Your details are unique to you and your style, so here […]

January 10, 2018

Weddings

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Chelsea & Zack’s Anniversary Session

I hold this session so near and dear to my heart. I feel incredibly lucky to not only have photographed this sweet couple, but to have become good friends with Chelsea (and soon Zack…he doesn’t know it’s coming! ;)). This woman has a heart of gold! Do you have that friend that just exudes happiness, […]

January 3, 2018

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