Despite the old adage that its bad luck for the wedding couple to see each other prior to their wedding ceremony, the ‘first look’ is becoming increasingly more popular. In case you aren’t familiar with the term, a first look is an exclusive moment between the wedding couple wherein they see each other for the first time before the ceremony. While we here at Ahnvee Photography strongly suggest having a first look for the various advantages detailed below, we’ve also taken the time to consider the flip side of that coin and provide you with the reasons that couples decide against this option. A surprising number of couples who decide against a first look cite the medieval fear of bringing bad luck to their union. However, in our experience, we’ve found that majority of these couples cannot accurately describe the origin of this superstition, nor why it came to be. No worries, because we have done our research in hopes of dispelling this ancient myth! The notion that its bad luck for the bride and groom to see one another prior to the wedding ceremony was spawned back in the days of arranged marriages. Back then, the bride and […]
Intimate Backyard Wedding Elise and Jared’s non-traditional, intimate backyard wedding was every candid-style wedding photographer’s dream wedding. A small gathering of family and friends witnessed the couple exchange their vows. These were original vows written by the bride and groom themselves, which left the entire crowd with tear-struck faces, including myself. From ugly-crying behind the camera to crying while editing, I couldn’t hold back the emotions brought on by witnessing such a genuine connection between two individuals. The couple’s romantic color selection of blushes and pastels emphasized the intimacy of the ceremony. The light color scheme contrasted beautifully against the dark greenery of their backyard. The elegant-meets-rustic details of her blush-toned lace dress, bright hair, and flower crown perfectly reflected the bride’s unique attention to detail. The photojournalistic, candid shots tell the story of the sentimental, heartfelt moments shared between Elise, Jared, and their friends and family. To see more of my wedding photography, click here: http://ahnveephotography.com/wedding/
All of us have an ahnvee, a strong desire or want for something. It may be a desire to experience the joy of motherhood. Or it could be as simple as craving something sweet. My ahnvee is to make people happy by using the gift I was blessed with - creativity.
I want to step outside of the traditional photography box and produce eye catching photographs while providing an experience like no other. I want to learn what makes you unique. I want to showcase your beauty, inside and out. I don’t want to simply take a photograph, I want to capture your priceless memories and turn them into affordable art.
I strive to make The Ahnvee Experience laid-back, effortless, and fun. You aren’t simply a client, you are riding shotgun on an exciting and fun adventure with your new fearless friend. Are you ready to take a journey on the ahnvee experience?