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Colorful Golden Hour McKinney Falls Engagement Photos | Mallory & Austin

Filed in : Engagement

It’s Spring, Mallory & Austin’s engagement photos prove it! Get ready to scroll through the most colorful golden hour photos. And yes, I take nearly all of my photos during “golden hour”, but these photos are legit GOLDEN. I first met Mallory & Austin when he proposed last Fall at Omni Barton Creek in the […]

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Rachel & Stephen’s Downtown Dallas Klyde Warren + Rooftop Engagement Photos

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Rachel & Stephen are high school sweethearts. They met almost 7 years ago and are truly inseparable. Their typical date night involves taking a stroll around their neighborhood lake and then walking to a sushi restaurant near their apartment. Last summer, while walking to dinner under some romantic string lights, Rachel noticed that Stephen was […]

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Tara & Lee’s Zilker Park + Garden Austin Engagement Photos

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Tara & Lee! Man, they’re awesome. End of blog post. Ok, but really. πŸ˜‚ I love hanging out with these two. Their engagement photos were fun and easy, because they’re both easy going people, and they’re simply a great match together. I first met them at Lee’s proposal a few months ago. Lee proposed in […]

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Hill Country Cabin Campfire Engagement Photos | Carolyn & Neil

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Who doesn’t love finding a good Airbnb in the hill country, escaping for the weekend, and building a campfire?? Well, that’s exactly what Carolyn & Neil did for their engagement photos. This was such a fun and cozy session, in the most peaceful environment. It’s hard to believe this spot is just minutes outside of […]

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Downtown Austin Engagement Photos | Kate & Austin

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Kate & Austin first met in College Station at Harry’s, a country dance hall. I didn’t go to A&M, but I’ve heard that this is a legendary way to meet each other! They both needed dance partners that night, and the rest is history. Over two years later, they’re planning their wedding! When Austin proposed […]

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Garden of the Gods Colorado Springs Adventure Photos | Whitney & Parker

Filed in : Destination, Engagement

Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs. πŸ€©πŸœπŸ™ŒΒ  It’s one of the most epic places in Colorado, and I’d say, the whole country. This place is a paradise for anyone who’s as addicted to red rock landscapes as I am. I met up with Whitney & Parker for a destination couples’ adventure session. They’ve lived […]

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How to Prepare Your Partner for Engagement Photos

Filed in : Engagement, LG Tips

Let’s talk about engagement photos! You’ll get dressed up for a fun date, run around a pretty place, and there will happen to be a photographer there! Oftentimes, one partner is really excited and CAN NOT WAIT for their engagement photo session, and the other partner is super super nervous. 😬 Some people fear needing […]

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Fun Laguna Gloria Austin Engagement Photos | Ashley & Matt

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Ashley & Matt have NO IDEA when they met each other. They grew up as family friends and neighbors in Minnesota, and they’ve known each other for many years. When they were 15-16 years old, Ashley’s mom gave her Matt’s phone number (which she now thinks is hilarious), hoping he would help her with her […]

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Fun Auditorium Shores Downtown Austin Engagement Photos | Arianna & Zehao

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Once upon a time, two members of the UT Ballroom Dance Club decided to team up as partners. πŸ’ƒπŸΌπŸ•ΊπŸ» Later on, their first date included dinner at a ramen restaurant, walking around Auditorum Shores, and their first kiss near the lake. Fast forward 4 years, several moves across the country, a bit of time dating […]

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Laguna Gloria Colorful & Romantic Engagement Photos

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I first met Viviana & Jake when Jake proposed to her over the summer at Mattie’s. Their families were waiting at the restaurant to surprise them afterward, and it was the sweetest proposal. ❀️ As soon as they started making wedding plans, we got in touch! They wanted to take their engagement photos somewhere unique […]

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