Monday, November 30, 2015

John & Tonya

I'm NOT a wedding photographer. I'm not. I keep saying that and God keeps throwing "simple" ones at me saying "you don't know until you try." Well, 3 wedding's later, I coulda, shoulda, might be a wedding photographer. It's not something I want to specialize in, (because let's face it, it's A LOT of work) and I have so many irons in the fire. But after 3 weddings, I might be a wedding photographer.

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Tonya's been my friend for a long time...well, 4 years or so. Our kids are best friends and hopefully next year going to collage together. So when she threw together a "quick" wedding, I volunteered to photograph it...'cause that's what friends do. ;)

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She's waited such a long time to "fall" and John's a great guy that treasures her...and she deserves it.

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Perfect. Getting married in cargo shorts, flip flops and a cool white shirt. My kind of wedding!

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Not to mention on the lake...about as laid back as you can get and yet, still classy.

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If we ever decide to renew our vows...this is how I want to do it!

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So much love!

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So much happiness!

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As cute as they can be!

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Congrats John and Tonya...may you have many happy years!

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Where oh where...

If summer flew by, fall has been nonexistent. Not really, but it's been a whirlwind of activity. From band and competitions to senior pictures, a wedding and a collage tour, I'm not sure if I'm coming or going. Oh yeah, and a quick roadtrip with my dad. Time is just slipping by for my senior this year and as much as I love the young man he's turned into, I miss my little boy. Please don't blink...it slips away in a heartbeat.


So as another day/month closes, 3 beautiful sunsets from the last 3 months.

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September, around the corner from the house and letting a teenager drive me, so that I could hop out quick to capture it as it was fading quickly.

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October, on my way home from a long weekend at Emmaus, God gave me a special gift. Again, pulling over quickly as the light fades. (I'm good at this!) :)

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And finally November, just last week, in my backyard. I think I left dinner on the stove to run out to the back field to grab this gem.