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Casie & Griffin’s Downtown Austin Proposal

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My favorite thing about photographing proposals? Getting to see the shocked reactions, of course! Griffin contacted me a few weeks ago to tell me about his plans to propose to his girlfriend Casie. He recently moved to Austin from Nashville, and Casie would be in town to visit him for the weekend. He decided this […]

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Sonali & Shawn’s Austin Boardwalk Proposal

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This. Proposal. Was. So. Fun! Shawn contacted me a few weeks ago to tell me about his plans to propose to his girlfriend Sonali. They met while in grad school at Duke University, and 2.5 years later, he was excited to ask her to be his wife! First of all, Shawn, is an awesome planner. […]

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Austin 360 Overlook Proposal

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Almost 5 years ago, Kaitlyn & Chad climbed up to the 360 bridge overlook, with a bottle of wine in hand, for their second date ever. This morning, they visited the same spot, but Chad had another plan in mind. They planned to spend their Saturday touring for-sale homes, and on their way driving across Austin […]

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Pace Bend Park Proposal | Jennifer & Tyler

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If you know me at all, or if you’ve spent any time at all on my blog, you know that I love dogs and I love photographing proposals. So when Tyler told me about his plans for a weekend trip to Austin with his girlfriend Jennifer and their dog Griffin to celebrate Griffin’s birthday, I was […]

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Austin Boardwalk Proposal | Lakshmi & Kunal

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The first proposal of 2019 is on the blog today! Kunal contacted me a few weeks ago with his plans to propose to his girlfriend, Lakshmi. They met on their first day of college orientation over 6 years ago. As someone who also met their spouse on the very first day of college, I loved hearing […]

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Gruene Mansion Proposal | Paris & Nathan

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There’s something magical about proposals in Gruene, Texas. I’ve witnessed it three times with three different couples, and it blows me every time. Nathan planned an incredible proposal for his girlfriend, Paris. She got to experience not just one, but THREE surprises back-to-back. Here’s how it went… Nathan planned a weekend trip to Gruene and […]

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Christmas-time Georgetown Proposal | Jess & Aaron

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Every single proposal is different, but the more personalized and unique the better, in my opinion, and Aaron totaled nailed it. Aaron & Jess visited the Georgetown square at Christmas-time last year, and he knew that she loves the lights there at this time of year. So here’s how the plan went… They did a […]

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Downtown Austin Proposal | Anna & Ben

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It’s proposal season for sure! Ben contacted me a few weeks ago to tell me about his plans to propose to his girlfriend Anna, with the help of their adorable and energetic golden retriever Charlie. Ben had planned a special day, including a Christmas card photography session and staying the night at a hotel downtown. […]

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Night Proposal at The Domain | Ana & Jose

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With wedding photography, I mostly communicate with and plan with the bride, but with proposals, it’s all about the future-groom and his unique ideas. It’s one of my favorite parts about photographing proposals (there are many!), and it’s a refreshing change to work with guys to plan the event that kicks off the wedding planning […]

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Zilker Park Proposal | Haley & Tom

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There’s a brand new proposal on the blog today! Tom planned an INCREDIBLE proposal to his future-wife, Haley. (When talking about proposals, I like to say “future-wife” instead of girlfriend!) Haley & Tom first met at a concert in Austin almost three years ago, and have often visited Zilker Park for ACL and to hang […]

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