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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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A Fall Wedding at Library Ballroom | Seth and Jenna

Jenna and Set met through a mutual friend their freshman year at Georgia College. After they became great friends, they started dating! Isn’t that how the best relationships start? Jenna loves going for walks and one day, Seth asked Jenna to go for a walk after a really long day of studying for her nursing […]

October 17, 2020

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A Fall Wedding at Vinewood Stables | Laurel and Conner

How they met: Conner and Laurel met their freshman year of college through one of Laurel’s sorority sisters, Kelly. Kelly and Conner were friends throughout middle school and high school and they all ended up at the same college! Conner and Laurel remained friends throughout  junior year, but weren’t very close. At the end of […]

October 4, 2020

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An Intimate Wedding at The Gavi Estate | Whitney and Parker

Whitney and Parker met online about four years ago and hit it off right away. Parker popped the question in November 2019, the day after Thanksgiving. The funny thing is… it was right after the Auburn-Alabama game. Parker is an Alabama fan and Whitney is an Auburn fan… and Auburn just beat Alabama! You know […]

September 20, 2020

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A Downtown Macon Wedding | Bruna + Chad

How they met: Bruna and Chad first met at transfer orientation during the summer of 2012 when they both decided to transfer to Mercer University. The first time they saw each other was that morning — Bruna introduced herself later in the day after her mom stepped out to answer a phone call. With Bruna […]

August 28, 2020

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Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation | Taylor and Chris

How they met: Taylor and Chris met during Taylor’s senior year in high school. Taylor recently switched jobs to work at an Italian restaurant and Chris trained her on the second night on the job! Chris had been working there for years (and was currently in college) and had come home from school that semester […]

July 24, 2020

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A Summer Wedding at Juliette Chapel | Sarah and Ruslan

Sarah and Ruslan grew up about three miles apart for most of their childhoods, but they didn’t met until freshman year of high school. They both chose to go to the magnet school where they ended up with two classes together, AP Environmental Science and Science Olympiad. In their first APES lab, Sarah chose him […]

July 2, 2020

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An Intimate Summer Wedding | Kristina and Aaron

How they met: Kristina and Aaron met through a flag football team. The team was running plays during practice one day and Aaron was the quarterback. Kristina was up next to run one of the plays and attempted to catch the pass… and, well, in her own words, Kristina does not have very good hand-eye […]

June 22, 2020

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A Summer Wedding at Magnolia Mule Barn | Jessica + Josh

A Summer Wedding at Magnolia Mule Barn Jessica and Josh’s relationship began back in 2017 at Jessica’s brother’s wedding. She was a bridesmaid and Josh was a groomsmen. They’ve been inseparable ever since that evening. Jessica says she knew of Josh but doesn’t remember meeting him before the weekend of the wedding. They chatted and […]

June 4, 2020

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Haley and Lucas | Wedding

Their story… Haley and Lucas’s relationship started out in 2017 at a good ole’ pancake breakfast at the Looney’s house (coincidentally, the place they decided to get married at)! At the time, the only mutual friends they shared were the Looney Family. About a month later, Haley went to the second annual Chill Cook-off hosted […]

May 28, 2020

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Sam and Nicole | Elopement at Tattnall Square Park

Nicole and Sam originally planned to get married on March 28, 2020 at Magnolia Mule Barn… but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they had to make some changes to their initial plan! Bound and determined to get married this year, they chose to elope and do an intimate ceremony and save the celebration for a […]

April 3, 2020

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