I'm Alayna and that handsome man is my husband and second shooter, Casey. We both grew up in North Carolina, and we are so grateful we get to travel all over our gorgeous state (and beyond) to photograph joyful and romantic love stories. 

We believe in capturing your real personality and connection, because it's always better than something we could fabricate. We love creating images that remind you of the joy that can be found in the quiet moments together. We believe in photos that are too beautiful not to print. We want you to be proud to hang these photos on your walls, in pretty frames, for years to come. 

I began taking photos on 35mm film when I was just old enough to hold a camera, but everything digital quickly took over. I found my way back to film about a year after starting my professional photography business and I now love shooting a combination of both film and digital. The limited amount of images on a roll of film forces me to slow down and really observe the beauty in the world, and connect with the people in front of me. I would love to connect with you and get you in front of my camera.


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- Alayna 

"Each photo Alayna captures is the perfect snapshot of a moment during one of the most important days of your life. It will transport you effortlessly back to that time and that place, back to the joy you were experiencing at that exact second"

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Our two pups, Mojo (the golden) and Tito (the pomeranian) are such an important part of our lives and we consider them our fluffy children. 

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fluffy pups

There is something instantly relaxing about having sand between your toes and a salty breeze in your hair. We love escaping to the islands every chance we get.

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island life

Gardening has become one of our very favorite things to do together. Whether it's veggies, herbs or flowers, we grow it all. We love the work that goes into it and the accomplishment you feel once it's ready to harvest. 

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farm to table

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We are suckers for a great bottle of wine or a delicious craft beer. We love spending our Saturdays visiting new NC vineyards or breweries with friends (or our pups). Malbec and Vinho Verde are our current faves. 

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We believe that the marriage is way more important than the wedding day, and we want to help make this whole process easy and stress-free for you. We believe in cultivating relationships with our clients far beyond the wedding day. We want to continue serving you and your family in every way we can. 

We believe there is beauty in the details as well as the little imperfections, and both should be celebrated. We believe in working together, and that tacos and a bear hug can solve any problem. We believe in rocking chairs on front porches and holding hands. We believe in elegance, and grace, and family traditions. 

We believe timeless always trumps trendy.

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