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Alabama Elopement

POV: You spend months planning a big wedding only to realize it was causing you all the stress in the world and going to leave your pockets empty. So you hop in your car, hit the road, and find a vintage motel in Alabama.

I had the privilege of shooting Laura and Will’s wedding in Birmingham 4 years ago. Laura reached out to me earlier this year and asked if I knew any photographers in Zion National Park in Utah to capture their anniversary photos/belated honeymoon trip. I said, “ummm….what about if I come???” 🤔 👏🏻

Dreaming of an enchanted elopement in the great outdoors? You don’t need to travel far from the Magic City to get away from it all! One of my favorite things about being a wedding photographer in Alabama is the access we have to so much natural beauty without having to buy a plane ticket. From […]

If you have followed me for a while, you know my adoration for elopements. My husband and I eloped in 2017 to the Cliffs of Moher, Ireland. What was important for us was to make the whole day about our love and friendship versus wedding frills and traditions. If you are on the fence about eloping instead of having a traditional wedding, I hope this blog helps you out!