Arkansas Engagement Photographer

~ARKANSAS ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER~ Ok ok ok if you know Kristen and Trent in real life they aren’t really engaged and this isn’t really their engagement session but I am an Arkansas engagement photographer so I felt like with two beautiful young people that should totally get married I can title my post as such! Love you two!  Ok but really …

Arkansas Fall Engagements at Sassafras Springs Vineyard

Kiana and Riley wanted some photos with their pups but didn’t necessarily want them in ALL their photos. So, we decided that I would meet them at their home, capture some with doggies then we could head out to Sassafras  and capture some fall engagements.  They will be having their fall wedding at Sassafras Springs Vineyard and I couldn’t be …

Warm Bright Sunny Arkansas Engagements // Courtney and Reeves

Trying to pump out some blog posts from all the work I’ve done all summer and fall! Yay! Courtney emailed me interested in having me come over to Jonesboro to capture her gorgeous wedding day so as usual I gave her a ring.  We clicked instantly! She was so sweet and we chatted all about her vision and what our …

Pine Mountain Barn // Arkansas Timeless Wedding Photography // Jaycie & CJ

Jaycie and I had talked about a timeline a month before her big day and then the week of her wedding she decided she didn’t want a first look anymore. Without hestitation I wrote her up a new timeline and sent it along and let her know I was there to support her in her decision even if she wanted …

Bridal Session at Petit Jean Mountain // Arkansas Wedding Photographer //Jaycie

Jaycie and I had went back and forth on location ideas in Clinton, AR.  Having never been there I really wasn’t much help to be honest. Originally she had a cute little white chapel in mind.  A few days before our session she mentioned wanting to do her bridal session at Petit Jean Mountain. Excited at the idea, but also …

Mattie and Luke’s Backyard Reception | Intimate Weddings

intimate weddings

I’ll be the first to admit I love a good backyard wedding reception! Intimate weddings are some of the best around! Seriously they are usually so laid back and so much fun but also so much sweat and tears have been put into them! Families all come together to help pull off a wonderful night! Lot’s of these little details …

Southern Wedding Photographer | Mattie and Luke’s Ring Ceremony

As a southern wedding photographer, often, I’m traveling all over the state to document everyone else’s beginning.  I’m so thankful I was able to be such an important part of Mattie and Luke’s day to capture their story!  It was just so fun to see my entire family fill the roles of wedding party, officiant, parents, etc. too!  Even my …

Mattie and Luke’s Couple Portraits

Let’s roll right into some couple portraits, they are always my favorite from the entire day! These images were taken right on her parents’ farm. That background with the rolling hills is breathtaking! Easily one of my favorite shots from the entire day was them holding hands, locked into each other’s eyes, walking away from that beautiful background behind them!!! …

Mattie and Luke’s First Look

  As a wedding photographer, I love when my clients express interest in having a first look. A first look happens when the bride and groom see each other before the ceremony. I’ve had so many couples come back and tell me later that they were so glad they opted for a first look. They were so thankful they had …

Mattie and Luke | Getting Ready | Arkansas Wedding Photographer

Arkansas Southern Wedding Photographer

  Mattie and Luke married in the Kansas City Temple last August. They had their ring ceremony at her parent’s private home in Marble, Arkansas. This was a wedding I had been looking forward to for quite some time! Mattie is officially a Dotson! So excited to have her as part of the family!   Mattie saw Luke at a …