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bride and groom with colorful florals

Colorful weddings are my jam! I love me a good color palette! Colors can really showcase your personalities when it comes to your wedding. For example, Christmas is my favorite holiday, and when Trevor and I were looking at available dates, we chose December for two reasons; the weather and Christmas!

pink and yellow citrus inspired centerpiece
blue groom suit and bride hugging
pink tablescape with cactus
couple hugging in the dessert with bright pops of color
wedding cake with citrus and flowers

Adding in some fresh or dried colorful citrus fruits can add some life to your table settings. Think pomegranates, grapefruit, blood oranges, lemons and limes! A colorful wedding is so much fun because they allow you the freedom to think outside the box and incorporate so many fun details!

bright pink and yellow bouquet with bride and groom
head table with 2 tier cake and citrus decor
colorful wedding invitation and details
flowing veil with pops of color around bride and groom
groom seat marker with blood orange and pink
colorful citrus centerpiece
black and white of bride and groom
black and white picture of bride and groom hugging
black and white picture of bridal couple with bouquet
bride and groom hugging in the dessert

We are big fans of color and a pretty, colorful wedding, but we also love a good black and white photo.

With black and whites, the emotion they evoke really shines because you aren’t able to visually see any other colors. It can draw you into the images in ways color photos can’t, and we love that! What’s great about black and white photos is that they really do evoke more of an emotional feel, and that is what helps us as photographers tell your story through photographs. We love helping create and capture those authentic feelings, and we love being able to give you images that reflect that love and emotion.

close up of grooms blue and yellow details
detail close up of bride and groom and colorful boutonniere
4 tier yellow wedding cake with pink flower
bride and groom kissing with long flowing veil
bride and groom with blue suit and pops of color
colorful wedding cake inspiration
wedding invitation and detail close up
bold color place setting inspiration with cactus
close up of bride and groom laughing with bright colors

It’s always been important to us to capture moments that feel authentic. Wedding photos are the images you’re going to show your children and grandchildren someday. What kind of legacy do you want to leave them with?

I think about photos I have of my grandparents at their weddings; they look so young and full of life, but the style then was so posed. I only knew my grandparents as my grandparents, so I never got to see that young love. Photographs are the closest window into that time of their lives.

How special will it be for you to one day give your children and grandchildren photos of you and your love that showcase that authentic, real, candid love?

As wedding photographers, our job is to capture that legacy of love, because that is what you’re going to pass down for generations. You’ll be able to actually see the love, hear the laughter and feel the joy because we were there to inspire real moments and photograph it for you. This is by far our favorite part of being wedding photographers!

bold colorful wedding table inspiration
flowing veil on bride with bright colored bouquet
couple smiling closely behind bridal veil

VENDORS:

Photography: Megan Helm Photography
Workshop: Showit United 2019
Styled Shoot Leader: Pure In Art
Design, Planning & Styling: Pom Events
Florist: Element Design Events
Wedding Gown & Jewelry: J Bridal Boutique
Hair & Makeup: Makeup by Drai
Custom Suit: Fellow Mens Wear
Suit Designer: Chris Fellow
Cake: Eat Cake Love
Invitations & Hand-Lettering: Kirkwood Lettering
Styling Mats: Kiss Books
Models: Anna & Ryan

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Tanner and Natalie were married on October 2, 2021. They had a beautiful church wedding ceremony followed by a backyard wedding at Natalie’s childhood home.

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