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I’m Stephanie, a wedding and portrait photographer and educator based in Macon, Georgia. Here on the blog, you'll find recent sessions, wedding planning advice, tips for photographers, and some personal posts! Feel free to take a look around. Thanks for stopping by!

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Hyunji and Erik – Engaged

Hyunji and Erik are a dynamic doctor duo who just moved to the Macon area from Florida. Erik is a cardiologist and Hyunji is a dermatologist. Now that they’re finally settled into Macon, they decided to take some engagement photos before their September wedding in Germany! Hyunji and I have been following each other for […]

June 11, 2020

engagements

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High Falls State Park Engagement | Megan and Dylan

Megan and Dylan chose to have their engagement session at High Falls State Park! These two visit the park often to go fishing and occasionally, hiking. I had never been before but knew there were beautiful portrait locations along the falls that would be perfect for an engagement session. We hiked for a good bit, […]

May 22, 2020

engagements

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Amerson River Park Engagement | Jenna and Seth

Jenna and Seth are the sweetest little college sweethearts ever! I am so thrilled that I finally got to meet these two after months of chatting. Jenna and Seth met at Georgia College and are getting married in October! We decided on one of my favorite parks for their engagement session – Amerson River Park! […]

May 17, 2020

engagements

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Jones County High School Prom | Ruby and Cole

Coronavirus is certainly changing plans for high schoolers, especially our high school seniors! Jones County High School was supposed to have their prom in April and then it got moved to May… and now, who knows? We’re not quite sure when it will be! However, Ruby had already purchased her *gorgeous* dress so her mom […]

May 9, 2020

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A Sunset Engagement Session at Tattnall Square Park | Destinee and Brandon

Destinee and Brandon were my first engagement shoot post-shelter-in-place order a.k.a. a time when I wasn’t quite sure I remembered how to interact with humans! I met Destinee a few months ago for a consultation and I was so thrilled to meet Brandon and to get these two in front of my camera. We chose […]

May 7, 2020

engagements

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Downtown McDonough Couples Session | Erica and Ryan

A glowy, golden hour Downtown McDonough Couples Session I met Erica this past summer when I photographed her family at Piedmont Park. Erica is actually a sorority sister of mine but we didn’t attend college at the same time! Erica and Ryan wanted to have some couples photos taken and I was so excited that […]

March 3, 2020

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Washington Park Engagement Session | Haley + Lucas

A Washington Park and Downtown Macon Engagement Session I first “met” Haley and Lucas at a wedding I second shot at in 2018. When I say “met”… I mean I took their photos (probably?) and tried to be invisible as the lead photographer, Nicole, directed the wedding party. When Haley reached out to me about […]

February 25, 2020

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Delray Beach Engagement Session | Alex and Jake

A Delray Beach, Florida engagement session Getting to photograph one of your friends from high school’s engagement? Let me tell ya… there is nothing like it! Alex and Jake are so fun to be around and really are a perfect match. I enjoyed spending my morning in Delray Beach with them! We started out at […]

February 15, 2020

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Downtown Macon Winter Engagement Session | Tori and Alec

A Winter Engagement Session at Macon City Auditorium and Tattnall Square Park I met Tori at Magnolia Mule Barn’s bridal show last March and I was so excited to finally be photographing her and Alec’s engagement session! When Tori told me she purchased this teal dress specifically for her engagement photos, I knew we just […]

February 12, 2020

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UGA Founders Garden Engagement | Sarah + Ruslan

Have you ever just found two people you instantly mesh with? People who are so similar to you that you couldn’t NOT be friends?! Those two for me were Sarah and Ruslan! When I first spoke to Sarah when she inquired about wedding photography, she told me she was also a teacher. Sarah was involved […]

December 29, 2019

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