Hitched: Peter+Molly // Easton, MD

Peter and Molly’s wedding was full of magical moments! Their wedding was a truly a family affair. Molly walkedPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Rachel+Jordan // Durham Elopement

These two are all about love. Never in the years I’ve known them, and been their friend have I once seen anythingPEEP THE REST »

Brett & Courtney [Rock of Ages Winery Wedding]

I can without a doubt say that I have never stated this before, that there isn’t a single thing I would havePEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Rachel + William // Chapel Hill Engagement

I met Rachel at school while I was working on my masters and we became instant friends! I had a blast hanging out withPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Terhea + Terrell // Uptown Charlotte Engagement

Pretty freaking excited to share these two gems with you. I met Terhea way back in high school up in Da’ Burgh (PEEP THE REST »

Teighla+Adam// Steele Crest

I had the privilege of being a part of Adam and Teighla’s wedding this summer. This couple met back in high schoolPEEP THE REST »

Kylie + Kent // Asheville Wedding

Kylie and Kent’s wedding was astounding, mainly due to how relaxed, calm and confident they were about the stepPEEP THE REST »

Brian & MJ Beckman // Portland Wedding

There are people in this world who actually change it. Lots of people dream about investing their life in something bigPEEP THE REST »

Summer Loving: Katie+Brent

Words fall short in describing the impact these two have had on us. To give you a trite and brief context, Brent and IPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Courtney + Brett // Airport Engagement Session

These two are cute. Like way cute. They met overseas working at a university in Southeast Asia. It solidified their lovePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Victoria+Patrick // Cotton Company Wedding

I loved loved loved loved this day. Ash and I had such a great time following these two around as they said “I doPEEP THE REST »

Unsung Heroes

2011 marked a magnificent yet daunting year for Sudan. The states making up the majority of the southern part of thePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Eli+Kelsey // Winmock Wedding

Eli and Kelsey blew us away from the first meeting to their Engagement Session, all the way through the wedding day.PEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Kali + Esteban // Stauber Farms Wedding

The day was perfect. Perfect enough that if a long enough string of them were together it would put a weatherman out ofPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Matt + Madi // Raleigh Engagement Photos

Another amazing duo for you all. Matt and Madi’s story warms my heart because it’s different from a lot ofPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Ashton+Hank // The Sutherland Wedding in Wake Forest

I have had the privilege of knowing Hank Murphy for several years and was ecstatic when asked to shoot his wedding. ThePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Jo + Eric // Duke Chapel Wedding

“It was the end of sophomore year when I signed up for the most life changing class of my life. I rememberPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Jordan + Rachel

Caring, encouraging beyond belief, gentle, kind, hilarious…these two are truly special. When I think about themPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Kyle + Kent // Umstead Park Engagement

Kylie and Kent met back in 2012 at a Mellow Mushroom conference in Las Vegas. Something kind of booking snafu occurredPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Laney+Daniel // Hilton Head, SC

I’m so grateful for the opportunities to capture the special moments in life and this wedding was full of so manyPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Logan+Jeff // Angus Barn Wedding

It fascinates me just how small this world is—that different places and different times can dictate who walksPEEP THE REST »

The Park Family

On Good Friday we got to celebrate not only the wonder of Easter, but also a special birthday in a special family. PeterPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Jason + Christine // Magnolia Manor Wedding

Stories like Jason & Christine’s go to show that you never really know where your spouse is going to show upPEEP THE REST »

In His Image: Alexa Terry Wilde // Reidsville, NC

Even in college, we knew that Alexa was operating in a totally different league. She would hand design sneakers, alwaysPEEP THE REST »

3 Years: Erik & Katie

Katie and Erik are dear friends of ours and over the past year it has amazed us how close we’ve grown. From latePEEP THE REST »

Water Harvest

Our last post on South Sudan is difficult to even put into words. Our focus with this entry is to show you all the workPEEP THE REST »

Judah & the Lion + Andrew Ripp // Charlotte, NC

It’s my inspiration. Probably the most inspiring for me, more than images, more than performance or design, musicPEEP THE REST »

South Sudan Part 1: Empower Sudan

WEEK ONE IN SOUTH SUDAN You may remember reading the hellacious ordeal that Cole and I underwent just to arrive in SouthPEEP THE REST »

Lone Ranger Styled Shoot by Swanky Elephant Design

Wow, do I have a treat for you guys. Do you remember these two? Lauren & Justin from the eclectic Chapel HillPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Joseph + Ana Joel // Long Island Wedding

They met in Paris. She’s from Canada and him from Kentucky. He was serving a semester abroad for his Art HistoryPEEP THE REST »

Anniversary Session: Jordan & Laura // Downtown Durham

We freaked out when Jordan wrote us a year later to shoot their one year anniversary. We have had the distinct pleasurePEEP THE REST »

Eat the Beat: 116 Clique

A lot of you don’t know this, some of you do, but all my life I’ve been very impacted by the hip hop culturePEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Eli + Kelsey // Eno River Engagement

Every single time I hear about a couple being together since High School, I am overwhelmed with awe and respect. Eli andPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Lindsay + Andy // Raleigh Wedding Photographer

Joy. No matter what time of day it is, no matter the circumstances, Lindsay and Andy exude joy. If you remember thePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Cara + Luke // High Point Wedding

It started in D.C. Cara knew Luke’s sister through the church they attended in our Nation’s Capitol andPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Maggie + Donovan // Claxton Farm Wedding

Friends. Ash here. How do I even begin the story of Maggie and Donno? Well… I remember spending a summer withPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Danny + Macon // Durham Engagement Photos

Gentle, hilarious, fun, caring, and wildly in love…Daniel and Macon have been an absolute joy to get to know.PEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Maggie+Phil // Wilmington Wedding Photographer

In a weird way, I love seeing when nerves get a hold of a bride and groom. Not nerves like, “Oh.M.G, they are soPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Andy + Lindsay // Raleigh Engagement Session

These two are awesome. Seriously. I got the chance to meet them only about a month ago, and they’re gettingPEEP THE REST »

Styled: Wool & Lights

Back in December, while our great friends Amy and Jared were planning their wedding, we realized that the sun would bePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Sarah+Brian // High Point Wedding

Contagiously joyful. Their kindness and courtesy is cancerous…in the very best way possible, I promise. These twoPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Kyle+Caitlyn // Raleigh Engagement

These two have quickly crept their way into my and Ashley’s hearts. It’s amazing to think that less than aPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Rachel & Connor’s East Coast ESession

I’ve had to hold onto this one for a while, and when you see it all together, you will understand why. Rachel andPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Alexa + Colt // Greensboro, NC

Just judging by Colt & Alexa’s ESession, or Alexa’s Bridal Portraits, I hope you all came to the samePEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Justin + Lauren // Chapel Hill, NC

Cole here. I know, after reading Ashley’s exquisite writing style, I totally understand why you all might be aPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Stephen + Ester // Bergamo, Italy

This story takes place a long, long time ago in an enchanted place, where cobble stone mosaics come together to formPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Hayley + Derek // New York City Engagement

I don’t even know how to go about explaining how much I’ve enjoyed getting to know these two. Hayley andPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Justin + Lauren // Adaumont Farm Wedding

Hello friends! Ash here. Let me just tell you, this next wedding was amazing. Lauren and Justin were a DREAM to workPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Colt + Alexa // Greensboro, NC

Their story began much like Ashley’s and my own, which is why, I guess, we loved hearing their story so much. AsPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Matt + Bailey // Columbia, SC

There really aren’t words to describe the joy in our hearts when we get to meet couples like this. Matt and BaileyPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Marielle + Robb // Carolina Inn Wedding

We love these two. Marielle was referred to us by dear friends over at Carolyn Scott Photography, and we were ecstaticPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Jaime + Charles // Wedding at the Sutherland, Wake Forest

This was a dream wedding. Seriously! This wedding took a completely different twist from our engagement session on thePEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Anderson + Kerri // Raleigh, NC

It’s really tough to even begin describing anything in this post. You see, Anderson and Kerri mean quite a lot toPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Chris + Sara // Snipes Farm Wedding

Chris & Sara make our hearts go pitter-patter. Seriously, these two are really sweet together, and we absolutelyPEEP THE REST »

She Said Yes: Amber + Brandon // Greensboro, NC

Well hello there ladies and gents, Ash here! So excited to share this story with you! You know those people that datedPEEP THE REST »

In His Image: Senior Alexa // Raleigh, NC

Isn’t it cool how God works things out? Some of you might know, but I underwent a pretty legit ankle surgery thisPEEP THE REST »

In His Image: Seniors Derek & Josh // Pittsburgh, PA

This is definitely a new one for me, but man was I excited that I got to do it! Ashley and I have been praying for aPEEP THE REST »

In His Image: Jenna Basso // Nashville, TN

First and foremost, before we get into this shoot, you must do something for yourselves…go to Facebook (if you&#PEEP THE REST »

GormtoberFest // Florida, New York City, & Beyond

Hey Friends! Ash here. Everyone says their wedding weekend is a blur, and although ours was as well, nothing compares toPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Allicia + Chris // Raleigh, NC

Meeting Chris and Allicia really tested my masculinity…bear with me. You know when seeing such visible cutenessPEEP THE REST »

Hitched: Heidi + Chris // Raleigh, NC

Heidi and Chris are incredibly dear friends of our’s. I went to school with Heidi at Elon, and she and met a fewPEEP THE REST »