Photography in Asheville

Crack the Code to Being the Perfect Best Man

Three best men in suits and ties sitting on a bench.

Best Man Bootcamp: Your Ultimate Guide to Being a Stellar Best Man Let’s roll up our sleeves and dive into the nitty-gritty of being a top-notch best man to the groom. This isn’t just about showing up on the big day all steezed out in a suit. Nah, it starts before that and extends even […]

What is wedding photojournalism?

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WEDDING¬†PHOTOJOURNALISM UNMASKING THE BUZZWORD “Wedding photojournalism” seems to be the new “it” term in the wedding photography scene. But what does it mean? Stemming from news journalism, photojournalism involves capturing real-time events as they unfold without any interference. This journalistic style seeped into the wedding photography industry in the late 80s and early 90s, giving […]

How To Plan Your Wedding In Asheville NC!

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TIPS ON PLANNING A WEDDING IN ASHEVILLE NC FROM AN ASHEVILLE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER You just got engaged and have dreamt of this day, but now you must wear the hat of a wedding planner. Congratulations! Now the fun begins, planning your big day! Planning a wedding in Asheville should be easy peasy. Just select a […]

5 Tips To Elevate Your Wedding Photos On The Big Day!

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5 TIPS TO MAKE YOUR WEDDING PHOTOS AWESOME! Hey there! This isn’t your typical wedding blog with generic advice like “Get a good florist” or “Hire a professional photographer.” Instead, I am sharing five often-overlooked tips that I have seen make a big difference on your wedding day in Asheville, NC. I have been lucky […]

How to Encourage Guests to Put Their Phones Down at Your Wedding

A bride and groom have a romantic beach kiss during their Casa Marina Key West wedding.

HOW TO HAVE NO PHONES DURING YOUR WEDDING CEREMONY IN ASHEVILLE, NC Hey there, bride-to-be or groom-to-be! Let’s face it, we’re all pretty much attached to our phones these days, myself included. But when it comes to your Asheville wedding day, wouldn’t it be great if everyone was truly present in the moment with you? […]

What To Expect From Your Engagement Session

Engaged couple kissing at Wiseman's view in Linville Gorge

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM AN ENGAGEMENT SESSION WITH MICHAEL FREAS Hey there! Last time, we chatted about whether or not an engagement shoot was a good fit for you. Today, let’s dive into what you can expect from an engagement session. Feeling a little anxious? It’s totally normal – most people do! But don’t worry, […]