Jillian & Doron came in from Phoenix Arizona for July 4th and we went to Avery Island for a stunning after the wedding bride and groom session. It was hot and so humid but it wasn’t as hot here as it was in Arizona. Jillian and Doron ROCKED this session y’all…I mean rocked it.

Jillian & Doron ~ Avery Island Bride & Groom Session ~ Louisiana Wedding Photography

July 11, 2017

She is from Monroe, Louisiana, and he is from Rwanda. They met during a type of volunteer mission trip she took there, the rest is as they say, history.  While they had a civil ceremony in Rwanda, where they live, they wanted a wedding here in the United States for Betsie’s family, and to bring […]

Betsie & David ~ Cheniere Lake Lodge ~ Monroe Louisiana Wedding Photography

July 6, 2017

Judy and Nate met in Vegas, in a bar and the rest is history. Beautiful history that is. She is from California and he is from New Orleans. It was a beautiful mixing of cultures and families in one of the most beautiful venue setting in New Orleans, Southern Oaks Plantation. Watching Nate tear up […]

Judy & Nate ~ Southern Oaks Plantation Wedding ~ New Orleans Wedding Photography

June 28, 2017

For years I have watched the newest fad style edits come and go. I have kept my style the same. Sure in my earlier years I played around with numerous different styles but I always came back to the same idea in my head……….what will look just as beautiful in 50 years as it does […]

Clean Edits, The Why, and Other Options

June 26, 2017

Sam and Nick were married at the stunning Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral with their reception following at The Cannery in New Orleans.  This crew was so much fun. The whole day was filled with beautiful loving moments and tons of laughter. I think that is most likely what happens when two large families become […]

Sam & Nick ~ Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral & The Cannery ~ New Orleans Wedding Photography

June 16, 2017

This post tonight is more real and raw for me in meaning than any before. I was supposed to share this earlier today but my mom got really sick and is in the hospital……..by her side is the man she met at 13, over 50 years ago. That is my greatest hope for every couple […]

Carrie & Derek ~ Christ Church Cathedral ~ New Orleans Wedding Photography

May 10, 2017

Walnut Grove was the perfect backdrop to Brittany and Marcus’s stunning wedding!!! It turned out to be an absolutely beautiful day. It rained the night before and into that morning, but once the sun popped out, the day was perfection. The ceremony location at Walnut Grove was gorgeous and the reception at the Civic Center […]

Brittany & Marcus ~ Walnut Grove ~ Lake Charles Wedding Photography

April 5, 2017

Karley and Charlie were married at the Historic Cash and Carry building in Lake Charles, Louisiana. It was a winter wonderland of warmth and beauty to be sure. Walking into the venue just felt like a hug, a snuggly hug in front of a warm winter fire. It was breathtaking and so unique from the […]

Karley & Charlie ~ Historic Cash & Carry ~ Lake Charles Wedding Photography

February 3, 2017

Jules and Jared got married at the gorgeous ST. Martin De Porres Catholic church with the reception following at The BrickHouse here in Lake Charles, Louisiana.St. Martin De Porres is one of the most beautiful churches in our area and I love shooting there. Their beautiful ceremony was followed by a fun hopping reception at […]

Jules & Jared ~ St. Martin De Porres Catholic Church & BrickHouse Event Center ~ Lake Charles Wedding Photography

January 24, 2017

These gorgeous portraits came by way of an awesome collaboration with Mobile Sounds. Mobile Sounds offers DJ, lighting, and snow machine services. I am probably missing some of the other services they offer, but honestly these guys are awesome if you are looking for a vendor for any event.  We had hoped to be able […]

Karley & Charlie ~ Snow Session ~ Cajun Cafe ~ Lake Charles Wedding Photography

January 6, 2017