Author Archives: Amanda Summerlin

Hello. My name is Amanda. I make neat pictures.

Family Photos in Vinings with the Murphys

Today I want to introduce you to a newly expanded family.  Meet the Murphys.  Kara and Michael invited me overView full post »

Rustic Picchetti Winery Wedding, San Jose, California | Vanessa and Josh

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hiddenView full post »

Sunday River Resort Wedding | Newry, Maine | Andrea and Stacia

“And even better, I get to be the other half of you.” -Sara Bareilles, I Choose You (ceremonyView full post »

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**Note to people at work: The above video includes music. Turn your sound down if you play it so you don’t getView full post »

Caitlin and Alex Featured on A Practical Wedding Today

Hey look! Caitlin wrote an article for A Practical Wedding about how she and Alex planned their wedding. There’sView full post »

St. Luke’s Chapel Wedding, Charleston, SC | Jessica and John

What do you get when you combine two very fun people, lots of laughter, a little bit of violence, bicycleView full post »

Caroline and Caleb | Best Wedding Photos At Naples, Florida Waldorf Astoria

Young Denis Thatcher: Margaret, will you marry me?[a pause, Margaret stares at him]Young Denis Thatcher: Well?YoungView full post »

Lawrenceville Family Photos In Tribble Mill Park | Pontiff Family

Today I want to introduce you to the Pontiff family.  You’ve sort of met them already, because just about oneView full post »

Sandscrest Center, Wheeling, West Virginia Wedding | Rachel and Russell

“I know that I am…the luckiest one.” – Ben Folds, “The Luckiest”“Hold yourView full post »

Callaway Gardens Engagement Photos | Katie and Matt

Today I want to introduce you to Katie and Matt.  Just a few days ago, we met up at beautiful historic CallawayView full post »

Indian Beach, North Carolina Wedding | Marissa and Patrick

In the past few years, I’ve learned a lot about weddings.  The one biggest thing that I’ve learned aboutView full post »

Kiroli Park | West Monroe, Louisiana Wedding | Caitlin and James

“Is it for now or for always,The world hangs on a stalk?Is it a trick or a trysting-place,The woods we haveView full post »

Columbia Engagement | Stacey and Shawn

Today I’d like to introduce you to Stacey and Shawn from Columbia, South Carolina.  We met up at the State HouseView full post »

Art Institute of Chicago Wedding | Betina and Mark

That couple whose faces you can’t see up there is Betina and Mark.  And those beautiful stained glass windowsView full post »

Folly Beach Destination Wedding | Barbara and Darryl

“Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy isView full post »

First Parish Church United of Westford Wedding | Caitlin and Alex

“You’re standing here beside me; I love the passing of time” –David Byrne, This Must Be theView full post »

Karen and Michelle | Unitarian Universalist Wedding in North Carolina

“For one human being to love another: that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks; the ultimate, the lastView full post »

Elizabeth and Jimmy | Dockside Wedding In Atlanta’s Piedmont Park

This is the story of Elizabeth and Jimmy, with a little bit about football.  Kind of.  You see, legend has it thatView full post »

Holly and Bailey | Sunny Spring Wedding at Villa Christina

Today I want to tell you the story of how Holly married Bailey on a perfect spring afternoon on the gorgeous groundsView full post »

Jefferson Senior Portrait | Rachel

This beautiful young woman is Rachel.  And she’s graduating high school in a minute.  Which is hard for me toView full post »

Katie and Steven | Gorgeous Spring Wedding at Reynold’s Plantation

“We were together. I forget the rest.” ― Walt Whitman Today I want to tell you the story of how Katie and Steven tiedView full post »

Tara and Jeff | Fun in Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park

Hello internet friends!  Today I’d like to introduce you to a really fun couple and make an announcement.View full post »

Baby Juliette | Roswell Family Photo Session

Good morning internet friends.  Today we’re bringing all the adorable.  Today is about baby Juliette.  JustView full post »

New Orleans Benachi House Wedding | Jessica and Jonathan

What do you get when you combine true love, banana trees, Captain America, a bouncy house, hula hoops, and the nicestView full post »