Wedding Photography Inspiration: Phenomenal Photography

27 Groom Portraits That Will Remind You That Grooms Are Beautiful, Too!

July 17, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Taylor Isaiah There are many moments that make a wedding day special for me, but underneath the glitz and busyness, it’s the emotions of the couple that shine the brightest. Last month, we celebrated creative bridal portraits. There were beautiful getting-ready photos, emotional moments with family, and tons of pure joy. We decided that it’s only fair that we celebrate the other half of a union this month! Thanks so much to everyone who shared […]

39 Photos to Inspire Creative Bridal Portraits

June 19, 2017 | carrie

This month’s Photobug Community challenge was all about #bridesbridesbrides! We love celebrating beautiful brides almost as much as we love promoting creative imagery, so this challenge has definitely been a team favorite. Hundreds of images were submitted last week to our Facebook group, and we can’t thank everyone enough for contributing to all the beauty that was posted. Today, we’re sharing a round-up of some of the group’s favorite images. Enjoy! Photo by Sarah Rose Photo […]

The 2017 Best of the Best Engagement Photo Collection – Honorable Mention

May 16, 2017 | carrie

Yesterday, we revealed the 2017 Best of the Best Engagement Photo Collection. Over 5,000 images were submitted to this year’s contest and we were beyond floored by the amount of talent and creativity submitted. It was no easy feat narrowing down the thousands of images to just 50, which is why we are so excited to award our honorable mention winners! Thanks again to our judges, Ben Sasso, Jennifer Moher, and Petar Jurica, for helping us to award these […]

This Moonlight Session From Katch Silva is Otherworldly

May 8, 2017 | carrie

All Photos © Katch Silva What’s more magical than moonlight? Nothing comes to my mind, which is why I was so excited when Katch Silva posted a moonlight session to her blog recently. Katch met her couple, Isaiah and Taylor, around sunset and they started their session an hour prior to midnight. The resulting images have an otherworldly feel to them, thanks in large part to the unusual terrain at Joshua Tree as well as the […]

36 Photos That Prove Wind is a Wedding Photographer’s Best Friend

April 17, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Jordan Voth Chiffon flutters, inevitable hair whipping, and wind-induced giggles are just a few reasons why we love photos that showcase the beauty of wind. For this month’s Photobug Community challenge, we asked the group to share their favorite windy moments with us. Over one hundred images were shared in the #makeitwind challenge, and we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites today. So, prepare yourself for the seriously dramatic and adorable imagery that’s […]

Sentimental Vow Renewal from Brittany Esther Photography

April 10, 2017 | carrie

All photos © Brittany Esther Photography When deciding on the location to renew their vows, finding a place of sentimental value meant a lot to Shari and Mike. So it makes total sense that they chose to reaffirm their love to each other in the same church Shari’s grandparents exchanged their vows. The stark landscape and weathered structure made for a beautiful juxtaposition with Shari and Mike’s fun and loving personalities. Of course, Brittany Staddon of […]

Unbelievably Cool California Vow Renewal at Elmer’s Bottle Tree Ranch

April 4, 2017 | carrie

All Images © Sweetpapermedia A vow renewal is a beautiful thing to witness as there is so much love and comfort present and the stress of the first wedding is nowhere in sight.  We have a special look inside a vow renewal at Elmer’s Bottle Tree Ranch today, courtesy of Pol Sena of Sweetpapermedia. Pol’s ability to capture Brett and Leanna’s unique story and their passion for one another is truly inspiring. Take it away, Pol! Equipment Canon Mk4 […]

The 2017 Best of the Best Engagement Photo Contest – Interview with the Judges

April 3, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Ed Peers Our 5th annual Best of the Best Engagement Photo Contest is now open for submissions! We’re calling all photographers from around the world to share their engagement work with us! Whether it’s your first time submitting to a Best Of contest or you’re a past winner, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating the art of engagement photography. To help you get started, we’re sharing a few tips from our amazing judges, […]

Stunning Golden Ears Provincial Park Engagement Shoot from Dallas & Sabrina

March 20, 2017 | carrie

All Photos © Dallas & Sabrina An engagement shoot has a recipe for success, which includes (but is not limited to): 1. A setting that your couple loves, 2. A couple in love, and 3. Photographers that understand how to capture that love. With all of the ingredients in place, Dallas & Sabrina captured some seriously stunning images of Beatrice and James wandering through the forest amid green moss and foggy backdrops. Enjoy! From the […]

Afraid of Rain? Check Out These 29 Incredible Rainy Wedding Day Photos

March 13, 2017 | carrie

Photo by Jeff and Cat of The Apartment Photography Rainy wedding days are rumored to be a sign of good luck for a marriage; however, it’s easy to forget that myth when you’re fighting to keep your lens dry and your couple happy! While rainy wedding day photos might be underappreciated, they certainly aren’t any less beautiful, so we challenged our Photobug Community to share some of their favorites with us. Get ready for lots of […]