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Okay, confession time. I used to believe I lived in the most boring, unphotogenic city to be a photographer. Where is the lush, overgrown greenery? The colorful wildflowers? THE MOUNTAINS?! It’s true, Columbia is pretty flat and metropolitan, but I’ve come to appreciate that these characteristics make the city beautiful in its own right. Not […]

Misc., Photography

Explore SC: The Lady + Fern Studio

As I was preparing my blogs for July, I was considering different elopement topics to dive into when I realized that I still haven’t introduced you guys to adventure elopements! We’ve explored classic elopements, micro weddings, and traditional weddings, so I believe it’s time for one of my favorite wedding types to have the spotlight! […]

Elopements, Misc., Photography

Your Introduction to Adventure Elopements

Courtesy of Micheile Henderson via Unsplash Brides – We’ve all been there. We’re working on creating the perfect guest list for our wedding and a friend or family member casually mentions that we should invite so-and-so, even though you know that they won’t attend for one reason or another. “But it’s the thought that counts.” […]

Misc., Wedding

Should You Send Invitations as a Formality?

Liz Kelly Photography Congratulations, friend!! You’ve decided to elope and now you’re officially a bride after my own heart. Whatever your reason for eloping may be, rest assured that your big day is going to be beautiful and memorable for you and your future Mr! You’ve pick out the perfect spot for your vow exchange, […]

Elopements, Misc.

Your Guide To Throwing A Fun Post Elopement Party

Courtesy of Nick Fewings via Unsplash If you’re like me, you love being all inclusive. Inviting people to celebrate the special moments of your life with you makes you so happy, though sometimes this can make tasks more difficult than they should be. Say like creating a guest list for you wedding. The truth is, […]

Misc., Wedding

3 Steps To The Perfect Guest List