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So last summer was such a whirlwind busy time, that I just now realized that I never actually blogged Madeleine & Tyler’s engagement session and there wedding is coming up this weekend. Total photographer fail. But here is a look back and their beautiful fun filled engagement session and I can not wait for their […]

Summer Engagement | Madeleine & Tyler

June 16, 2022

A drizzly and rainy Halloween morning engagement session helped all the East Tennessee fall color really pop! This engagement session had been planned and date set for several months. Once Lesley & Nathan booked Mandy Hart Photo for their June 2022 wedding, we went right to work booking a date for the fall engagement session. […]

Rainy Halloween Engagement Shoot | Lesley & Nathan

November 8, 2021

It is finally looking and feeling like fall!! I could not be more excited for the coolness in the air. I finally got a chance to meet Emilee and Caleb in person last week for their engagement session. We ventured out to the Knoxville Botanical Gardens, which is always such a dream in the fall. […]

Fall Garden Engagement | Emilee & Caleb

October 17, 2021

I had so much fun exploring with Sara & Austin. I can not wait for their wedding in less than two weeks at the Mountain Willow Manor. Enjoy this look back and their sweet engagement shoot. Mandy Hart Photo | Knoxville Wedding Photographer Reach out today to schedule your complimentary wedding consult to discuss YOUR […]

Knoxville Engagement | Sara & Austin

September 29, 2021

I had the best time during this forest engagement session exploring at Hiwassee River Weddings with Kelsey and Mike a couple weeks ago. Kelsey and Mike are such a fun and outdoor loving couple, it makes Hiwassee River Weddings the perfect venue for their upcoming wedding. Nestled away in the forest and along the Hiwassee […]

Forest Engagement Session | Kelsey & Mike

September 23, 2021

It’s a busy week over here!! Catching up on so many sessions, blog posts and getting ready for two exciting weddings this weekend, shew!!! Like I said, lots going on around here. Sit back and enjoy this beautiful summer engagement session with Courtney and Ricky. I can’t wait until this Saturday, which also happens to […]

Courtney & Ricky Summer Engagement

September 20, 2021

It is hard to believe we are just a few days away from Michael and Tailere’s upcoming wedding this weekend. Let’s take a look back at their precious spring engagement session. We had the opportunity to schedule their session during the month of April and because we did we were able to take advantage of […]

Spring Engagement Baxter Gardens | Tailere & Michael

September 20, 2021

Skylar and Sean are getting married this fall and I can not wait for their Halloween wedding. Last week we were able to finally meet up for their engagement session. The nasty world pandemic caused us to delay our session for a few weeks, but I was so happy to be back out photographing my […]

Spring Engagement Session | Skylar & Sean

April 30, 2020

Merry Christmas Eve!  Perfect timing for a new blog post. You guys!!! This fall season has been one for the record books.  I have been so blessed to work with so, so many amazing couples, families and seniors this year and this fall has been so very busy.  I was so honored when Avery and […]

Downtown Knoxville Engagement Session | Avery & Eli

December 24, 2019

So prepare yourself for ALL this beauty coming!!  You may remember earlier this summer when Drew reached out to me to photograph his proposal to Savannah!  You can look back on that surprise moment here. After photographing the proposal I was lucky enough to be selected as their wedding photographer!!!  I CAN NOT wait.  Drew […]

Hiwassee River Weddings | Engagement Session | Drew & Savannah

October 27, 2019