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  What could be absolutely more chic, cool, and *pardon our French* badass, than a bride switching out of her Mira Zwillinger gown into a Savannah Miller jumpsuit, donning a leather jacket and petite lily of the valley bouquet, and riding off into the D.C. sunset with her groom on a Harley Davidson motorcycle? If […]

Romantic and modern DC wedding portraits with creative florals by Sweet Root Village at the chic DC wedding venue La Vie Restaurant. Styled by East Made and photographed by DC film wedding photographer Lindley Battle.

Avant Garde Modern DC Wedding Inspiration

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East Coast film wedding photographer captures a couple during their engagement session before their Hamptons wedding in the summer.

  What do you get when you take a perfect North Carolina fall day, add in the most gorgeous and in-love couple, and throw a super stylist red Valentino jumpsuit in for good measure? A truly gorgeous engagement session, that’s the answer. I am over the moon excited for Genna and Kip’s stunning wedding in […]

Colorful Film Engagement Session at Reynolda Gardens

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When you begin the process of planning your wedding, there are a few key vendors that you will likely reach out to first. Typically, you’ll start with your wedding planner and your wedding vendor (friendly reminder that if you’re planning on having a wedding planner for a full planning package, it’s often smart to wait […]

A DC film wedding photographer photographs a chic and modern winter wedding at The Kimpton in downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

What to Consider When Finding a Wedding Photographer

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Romantic and modern DC wedding photography at the Lincoln Memorial, featuring a chic Oscar De La Renta wedding dress and a gorgeous bouquet from Sweet Root Village.

  Although we’ve been limited to celebrating with smaller guest counts in 2020, any engaged or just-married couple can still create frame-worthy portraits at a stunning couples’ session like Carly and Tyler, at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Catching a sunrise over the reflecting pool is a magical scene unlike any other. Standing among the oversized […]

Stylish Lincoln Monument Elopement in Washington DC

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    Since by now you all know just how much I love bridal portrait sessions as part of the wedding photography experience, I just had to share a few of my favorites from Caroline’s classic bridal session at the historic home McAlister Leftwich House.   Planning bridal portraits at an indoor location is often […]

Classic Bridal Portraits at McAlister Leftwich House

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Creative wedding florals for an elegant wedding at The Anderson House in Washington DC, photographed by a DC film wedding photographer.

  Although the historic Anderson House in Washington, DC is typically the host of very lavish and traditional DC weddings, this creative shoot was intended to bring some chic and feminine floral style to the stunning venue. Featured on Style Me Pretty, this wedding inspiration shoot is the perfect reference for any couple hoping to […]

Whimsical Floral Wedding Inspiration at The Anderson House, Washington DC

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      When I first talked to this gorgeous and stylish couple from New York City, I knew that their wedding was going to be something truly spectacular. Originally from North Carolina, Bridget had planned their wedding to take place in a stunning modern venue in downtown Raleigh. Unfortunately, 2021 had different plans for […]

A chic couple from New York City celebrates their small wedding with a gorgeous floral reception in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Chic Floral Intimate Wedding in Raleigh | Bridget and Billy

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Romantic and modern DC wedding portraits with creative florals by Sweet Root Village at the chic DC wedding venue La Vie Restaurant. Styled by East Made and photographed by DC film wedding photographer Lindley Battle.

When Starting Your Vows I always say that the best way to start when it comes to writing your wedding vows is to re-ground into what is at the heart of this whole process – you two and your love. Sit down together, just the two of you, and talk about what you want and […]

How to Write Your Wedding Vows

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    Although they had to adjust their wedding plans due to COVID, Ellie and Tyler still pulled off an incredibly stunning October wedding in Winston-Salem. With its elaborate architectural details, sprawling lawns, and historic stonework, Graylyn Estates served as the perfect wedding venue for this classic fall wedding, and the amazing vendor team infused […]

Refined wedding ceremony photographed by East Coast film wedding photographer at a fall Graylyn Estate wedding in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Florals by Green Bee Floral Design.

Refined Fall Wedding at Graylyn Estate | Ellie and Tyler

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A bright floral bridal portrait session with a stylish Chana Marelus dress from Spina Bridal. Florals and styling by Kaleb Norman James, and photography by New York City film wedding photographer Lindley Battle.

    When I talk to my brides from New York or DC, they almost always ask me about the “bridal session” option in my wedding packages – being from the South, I tend to forget that a lot of Northern brides don’t even know what a bridal session is. However, by the time we […]

Why a Bridal Session Isn’t Just a Southern Tradition

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