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During a weekend of wedding festivities there will be A LOT of photographs taken, either by a professional wedding photographer, or by family and friends. In as soon as a few weeks or months after a wedding, most couples don’t know exactly where each of their favorite photographs are. Yes, even their favorites from their wedding photographer. I find that’s […]

Weddings

March 13, 2022

Asheville Wedding Photographer | How to Choose Wall Art For Your Wedding Photos

With so many details that go into wedding planning, sometimes the idea of comfortable wedding shoes gets left behind. This is one item that I urge you to take your time on. Shoe shop regularly until you find the perfect pair (or pairs! You will see more on that in a minute.) Go ahead, do […]

Weddings

March 8, 2021

Asheville Wedding Photographer | 3 Tips to Avoid Painful Wedding Shoes | Comfortable Wedding Shoes

Y’all! I have to start by saying that this Hawkesdene summer wedding photography was so much fun! Family, friends, vendors, all of it! It was an absolute blast and an honor to be a part of Stephanie and Guy’s wedding day at Hawkesdene in Andrews, NC. Every detail was beautiful, and even Mother Nature congratulated […]

Weddings

July 13, 2020

Hawkesdene Summer Wedding Photography Preview | Stephanie + Guy

Bride and groom announced at wedding at Hawkesdene in Andrews near Asheville

Wedding days are filled with the hustle and bustle of getting ready, greeting guests, making last minute decisions, and of course, love and excitement. As a wedding photographer in Asheville, NC, I do everything we can to help make your big day simpler, quieter, and more enjoyable. One of the things I pride myself in […]

Weddings

June 13, 2020

Asheville Wedding Photographer | 10 Items to Have ready for Your Photographer On Your Wedding Day

Wedding day details at Hawkesdene in Andrews near Asheville

There are many advantages to having an unplugged wedding, which we will go through in a minute. Before we do that, let’s talk about what exactly an unplugged wedding is. By my definition, as an Asheville, NC wedding photographer, an unplugged wedding is where the couple getting married asks their guests to put away all […]

Weddings

June 12, 2020

Asheville Wedding Photographer | 3 Reasons to Host an Unplugged Wedding

Bride and groom walking down aisle at wedding at Lodge at Flat Rock in Hendersonville, NC

When a couple contacts me and asks me to photograph their elopement, I say yes! When they contact me asking me to photograph their elopement at Jump Off Rock in Laurel Park, NC, I say heck yes! This mountain top photography location near Asheville, NC is always beautiful and I adore photographing Jump Off Rock […]

Weddings

May 14, 2020

Jump Off Rock Wedding Photography in Hendersonville, NC | Dongeun and Dakota

Planning a wedding is hard. It’s stressful, lengthy, and full of all kinds of emotions, but near the end, when the big day arrives, it’s FUN! It’s exhausting, but FUN! So for most couples, when their wedding is over and they return from their honeymoon, the boxes of wedding decor and unopened wedding gifts patiently […]

Weddings

May 8, 2020

Asheville Wedding Photographer | If you do only one thing after your wedding, do THIS!

Let me start by saying that I am in LOVE with the wedding albums I provide to my couples! They are custom designed by me, an Asheville wedding photographer, they include all of the most important moments of a wedding day, and are a priceless family heirloom to look back and to help relive one […]

Weddings

March 26, 2020

Asheville Wedding Photography | Custom Keepsake Wedding Album Preview

Navy blue leather wedding album with silver foil deboss by Jessica Merithew Photography

This fall wedding at The Lodge at Flat Rock was absolutely beautiful! With floral pumpkin aisle decor, rich fall colors, and Heather and Greg’s immense joy, it was a simply perfect Hendersonville, NC wedding! Last fall I had the pleasure of photographing Heather and Greg’s engagement photos in Asheville, NC at The North Carolina Arboretum. That […]

Weddings

November 24, 2019

Hendersonville Wedding Photographer | The Lodge at Flat Rock Fall Wedding Photography Preview | Heather + Greg

Bride and groom walking down aisle at wedding at Lodge at Flat Rock in Hendersonville, NC

This beautiful couple shared an amazing wedding day with family and friends at The Foundry Hotel in Asheville, NC, and it was an absolute blast to capture! From the mix of pretty pinks and deep fall hues to dancing the night away in the courtyard, it was a gorgeous and fun wedding! Brittany and Brian chose […]

Weddings

October 30, 2019

The Foundry Hotel Fall Wedding Photography Preview | Brittany + Brian

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WEDDINGS |



ENGAGEMENTS + PROPOSALS |



FAMILIES |



MATERNITY + NEWBORNS |



WEDDING PLANNING |



ABOUT JESSICA

BLOG categories:

are you looking for something specific? 

Maybe a wedding venue, wedding planning tips,
newborn photography samples, proposal ideas, or more about me?