COLORS of 2015 | Part One | Amanda Hedgepeth Brides

I can’t make it more obvious how much I love COLOR! Bright and vivaciously happy or classic and muted neutrals…whatever sister! I just love color!!! Last year I had some really amazing detail shots that encompassed color so well and I wanted to put all of that happy into a gorgeous blog post! If you’re looking…

2015 Weddings In Review! | Amanda Hedgepeth Photography

Putting this together ALWAYS gets me. I remember the swipe of the hotel keys, the mud on the wheels of my camera bag at the end of the night. The brides that got to feel the baby kick, the way he looked at her coming down the aisle like he was the luckiest man in…

Kimberly + James | Blush + Neutral Waterside Lesner Wedding

I have to remember when writing wedding blogs to keep them generally short and sweet because I will go on and on and on…and the second I walked into that hotel room, Kimberly was everything and more I could EVER ask for in a bride. OR– rewind that, from the first email BEFORE she booked…

Jessica + Gary | Coastal Blue Virginia Beach Wedding

It takes a certain kind of couple to put tears in the eyes of almost ALL of the family and friends surrounding them on their wedding day. A couple that inspires. A couple that shows the world what friendship meets romance looks like. One that start to adapt the SAME smiles and grins because they’re…

The TODAY Show Blog | Featured

I can’t believe this is happening!!! The Today Show and I are becoming bff’s and quickly! A couple months ago, my groom David was featured on AIR to millions of viewers because of his reaction as his bride Josie walked down the aisle. Yesterday, on my 30th birthday..I found out the FRONT PAGE OF THE…

Jean + John | Coastal Lesner Inn Virginia Beach Wedding

Everyone loves them…and you’re about to see why. This couple is magnetic, they radiate love, affection and inspire me to love more deeply! John and Jean are deeply involved in their faith and in one another. What kind of a guy plays the saxophone when his bride walks down the aisle?! YES– SEE?! They are…

Hannah Hildebrandt Events | Vendor Spotlight

When I first talked to Hannah and we decided to work on a styled shoot and projects together– I was already SO excited because she had visions galore. She had ideas in mind and anything I said idea wise she was able to bring to life but make look way better and classier than I…

Lesner Inn Fall Workshop | Styled Shoots

This was SUCH a wonderful time and it came together beautifully! Hannah Hildebrandt and I love working together because we both have a very modern, bright and young vision for weddings. We love bright colors and fun elements that keep weddings and styled shoots apart from traditional muted tones and themes. I loved getting to…

Behind The Scenes: Lesner Inn Workshop | Photography

So, I kind of accidentally promised yesterday I was blogging the workshop today. I didn’t realize that in order to have it featured where I want it, I won’t be able to do that until it’s *HOPEFULLY* accepted to be published! So I’m really sorry..but this is just going to be a behind the scenes…