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  Are you looking for bridal shower locations in Columbia, South Carolina for you or a bride-to-be? If so, this one is for you! Now that the question is popped, it’s time to celebrate and shower the bride. And finding the perfect shower location is key. Whether your crowd is looking for coffee and deserts […]

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The Best Bridal Shower Locations In Columbia, SC

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Since photographing dozens of weddings, I understand that taking beautiful portraits is only a fraction of the job. When my couples look back at their wedding day, they don’t just see a stunning photo; but they remember how they felt in the moment. And because of this, I want to create much more than beautiful […]

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Wedding Packages Explained

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  Are you looking for your colorful statement outfit to wear for your summer engagement session? Let me help! I love advising couples on what to wear for their engagement session, how to dress for the season and tips & tricks to allow them to pop on and off camera!     Here is the […]

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Color and Accessory Inspiration For Your Summer Engagement Session

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You’re Engaged! Whoop Whoop! He popped the question and you two have been celebrating ever since! Now you can really get started on the planning, the parties, the colors and more. And I am happy dancing right there with you as you plan it all! But before your to-do list gets too long, make sure […]

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10 Items Every Newly Engaged Woman Should Have In Her Amazon Shopping Cart Right Now

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Summer wedding season in the south is known for two things. First, being beautiful! And second, being hot and humid! Two things you definitely want to be aware of as you begin searching for your summer wedding venue in Richland County. Maybe you’re a bride in search of a venue with a lawn ceremony option. […]

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9 Top Summer Wedding Venues in Columbia, SC

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I love photographing engagement sessions in Charleston, SC. I’m a born and raised South Carolina girl so being able to involve myself into my community as a professional, means so much to me. Below are my top ten favorite locations for your Charleston engagement session. Rainbow Row Rainbow Row might be one of the most […]

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My Top Ten Favorite Locations For Your Charleston Engagement Session

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  My favorite time on Wedding Day is Portrait time! When I get to disappear with my couple for an hour or so to capture stunning portraits, I get almost giddy. Portrait time is when when I capture one-on-one moments with my bride and groom, similar to their engagement session. This is when I feel […]

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Portrait Timing Tips For Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall

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An Amy Bone Wedding Experience allows for eight hours of coverage on your wedding day. However for some weddings, this may not be enough. Additional coverage is an A La Carte enhancement for my wedding packages and always available to my couples. Prefix It’s important that I preference this topic first by saying I LOVE […]

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When To Add Coverage To Your Wedding Package

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Etsy is my jam! Fun fact about me, before I was a wedding photographer, I use to have an Etsy shop where I sold coffee mugs with illustrated pets on the front. And I loved it! I was able to connect and ship mugs to folks all around the world which is one of the […]

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My Favorite Etsy Shops For Bridal Party Gifts

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  This is for all of the brides who have a sweet spot in their heart for their dad. I have to admit that Daddy/Daughter first looks make me a little teary. I lost my dad at the age of 21, before I became a wedding photographer. My dad was the best man in my […]

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Daddy/Daughter First Looks