categories

Informational

informational

Elopements

weddings

couples

All

the full post

So you’ve decided to elope in the lovely Key West, Florida… Congratulations! Obviously getting hitched is the main event. However, why not add a few more activities to make your trip that much more exciting? You’re already going to one of the best elopement destinations, so let’s kick this up a notch. I’m giving you 5 things you can do during your Key West elopement. Ready… set… let’s plan!

Informational, Planning Resources

November 22, 2021

5 Unique Things to do During Your Key West Elopement

couple with snorkeling gear on as part of their all day Key West elopement
the full post

“Where’s the best place to elope?” A question I frequently get asked and one you may be pondering yourself right now. The best place FOR YOU as a couple is one that speaks to you, is exciting, feels comfortable, and will bring you joy when you look back on it years from now. That can be cascading waterfalls, expansive gardens, tropical oases, or rugged mountains. Maybe culture and architecture is a priority over outdoor adventuring. Or perhaps you already have a time of year in mind and restrictions on how far you want to travel. There are so many factors  – so consider this your destination inspiration. I’ve compiled this list of unique and jaw dropping elopement destinations, with a little bit of everything for everyone. Let’s kickstart your imagination of, “Where is the best place for YOU to elope?”

Elopement Destinations, Informational, Planning Resources

November 18, 2021

10 Most Breathtaking & Underrated Destinations to Elope in 2022

A lake with the mountains reflecting in them at The Dolomites
the full post

So you decided you want to elope, but now what? There are so many gorgeous National Parks here in the United States to choose from and narrowing them down isn’t particularly easy. Don’t fret, I’m here to help ya! Some things to take into account are location, landscape, weather, and accessibility.  National Park landscapes are unmatched in beauty, which is exactly why they are protected and cherished areas. Beaches, mountains, deserts, cliffs, and literally ANYTHING your heart desires, there is a location to match. Let’s break it all down and talk about what to consider when picking the best National Park for your elopement.

Elopements, Informational, Planning Resources

November 14, 2021

Choosing a National Park for Your Elopement

Couple holding hands and looking lovingly at each other as they stand on a dock on Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park during their Montana elopement
the full post

Even if your only references for what Italy is like are the Lizzie McGuire Movie & Letters to Juliet, you know this country is steeped in romance & culture. The pictures & movies simply don’t do Italy justice, I truly believe you have to see for yourself to really understand how breathtaking it is. In order to visit a place like Italy you need a few things: a valid passport, excellent walking shoes, a hearty appetite, curiosity, & a sense of adventure. There are so many different ways you can experience this country whether that’s the northern, central, or southern areas—each area offers something different.

Elopement Destinations, Informational, Planning Resources

October 15, 2021

The Ultimate Guide to Eloping in Italy

the full post

Known for the Loch Ness Monster, bagpipes, castles and more; seriously SO MUCH more. Scotland is a remarkable country to elope in, you can explore historic cities and see phenomenal landscapes all in one day. The history of Scotland and the Clans is one of extreme interest, everywhere seems to be steeped in it. There honestly isn’t another place like it in the world and it’s not surprising that lovers of all walks of life are attracted to the cobblestone streets and rolling green mountains. Nearly everything is in close proximity and accessible by bus, train, or car; making the ease of travel a breeze.

Elopement Destinations, Informational, Planning Resources

October 6, 2021

Ultimate Guide for Eloping in Scotland

Isle of Skye in Scotland
the full post

An elopement is so much more than an all day photo shoot or an exchange of vows, it’s an entire experience. The experience is only for you, so creating a true-for-you-day should be the foundation of everything in detail! People think that as a photographer, I’m just there to snap the photos, but I’m invested in every couple’s day as a whole and will do everything in my power to help make the day as special as you envisioned. It’s easy to get caught up in the looks of things and obvious elements of planning a wedding. Today, I’m going to share with you the little things that are often overlooked, from small details to unique experiences to make the most out of your elopement!

Elopements, Informational, Planning Resources

September 8, 2021

Tips to Making the Most Out of Your Elopement

Couple sharing a bottle of champagne looking off over the water at the end of their all day Key West elopement
the full post

Referred to as the Land of Fire and Ice and known for its glaciers, volcanoes and its rich history, from its unique activities to its incredible landscapes, Iceland is the perfect place for an epic adventurous elopement.

This Nordic island, although small, boasts some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world. The Ring Road encompases the whole of Iceland and takes approximately 12-13 hours to drive (you could drive around the entire country in about two days or even one if you don’t plan on stopping at all 😱)

Elopement Destinations, Informational, Planning Resources

September 5, 2021

5 Epic Locations to Elope in Iceland

Plane ruins in Iceland during an all day Iceland elopement
the full post

ADVENTURER ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER // ALL DAY ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER Okay you’ve made the decision to elope, now the question is “Where?.” It’s a big beautiful world out there folx, which is both a blessing and a curse when it comes to choosing a location for your elopement. In hopes of bringing some relief to couples crippled […]

Informational, Planning Resources

August 17, 2021

How to Pick Your Elopement Location: Six Questions to Help You Decide

couple standing together on a cliff overlooking trees that are all changing colors during their fall elopement in The Ozarks
the full post

When you think elopement, what comes to mind? Traveling to the western United States to check out Zion or Yosemite? Going across the ocean to Ireland or Italy to run through endless fields and exceptional food?

GUESS WHAT?! We are overlooking a chain of islands right here in the United States where you can escape to an adventurous elopement filled with fun, good food, sunny weather and silky sand – the Florida Keys. The Keys are a string of 1,700 islands (🤯) that span over 120 miles off the southern tip of Florida in the Atlantic Ocean. These islands are known for their watersports, food, and history. Out of these many islands there is so much to explore and be done. I created a list of my top 5 cities in the Florida Keys that offer a unique experience: Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, Big Pine Key, and Key West.

Elopement Destinations, Informational, Planning Resources

July 11, 2021

5 Places to Elope in the Florida Keys

Couple holding hands looking out at the ocean in their wedding attire after they got married on Smathers beach in Key West
the full post

NORTH CAROLINA ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER // INTIMATE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER You’re probably racking your brain trying to figure out ways to include your family in your elopement right about now. Here’s the thing; if you’ve decided to elope and ditch the overwhelm of planning a traditional wedding but your family is devastated at the fact that they […]

Informational, Planning Resources

July 9, 2021

3 Ways to Include Your Family in your Elopement

Vows with the wedding ring sitting on top of them during a florida keys intimate wedding