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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!

You’re engaged! Congratulations! This is such an exciting time for you, your fiancé, and your families. I’m sure many ideas are being voiced and you might even be feeling a bit overwhelmed. Wedding planning doesn’t have to be stressful. See my tips below for help with your Asheville wedding budget and have a stress free […]

Weddings

December 8, 2018

Asheville Wedding Photographer | Wedding Budget Tips

These two lovelies chose our gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains as their backdrop for Roan Mountain State Park wedding photos, and I am so happy that they did! As a Roan Mountain wedding photographer, standing on Round Bald with them and capturing their love in photographs was an honor and so much fun! When I first met […]

Weddings

May 15, 2018

Roan Mountain, TN Wedding Photographer | Haley + Alex Wedding Photos Preview

You’re deep into wedding planning and feel organized, on top of your always growing to-do list, feel confident about your upcoming big day and all of the details, and most of all, you don’t want to bring another vendor into the mix! So when your friend recommends hiring a day of coordinator, you instantly tell […]

Weddings

February 8, 2018

Asheville Wedding Photographer | 10 Reasons To Hire a Day-of Coordinator for Your Asheville Wedding

I am SO excited to finally be able to share Molly’s bridal portraits at Lake Junaluska with you! She and Amber said “I do!” days ago at The North Carolina Arboretum surrounded by family, friends, and our beautiful Blue Ridge mountains! Molly looked as beautiful as ever on her wedding day, but also looked incredible […]

Weddings

July 5, 2017

Asheville Wedding Photographer | Lake Junaluska Bridal Portraits | Molly

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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?