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Amelia Island + Jacksonville family photographer

Amelia Island and Jacksonville, Florida

Family Beach Photographer  |  Amelia Island + Jacksonville, Florida


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Andrew + Heather: Big Talbot Island Driftwood Engagement

We had a lot of fun meeting Andrew + Heather for their engagement session at Big Talbot Island. Heather is originally from Pennsylvania and a big Eagles fan just like me, so I knew right away that we’d get along well, haha!

Andrew proposed in PARIS in front of the Eiffel Tower. Talk about a dream! Heather admitted to seeing it coming, but was glad she had a chance to pick out her outfit and make sure her nails were done, haha! Andrew even made sure to hire a photographer for the moment.

Like most of our couples, they showed up a little nervous about not being “model material”, even though they had had an engagement session (right after the proposal) before. Heather mentioned that she can’t keep a serious face and that they laugh at everything. But we always say that we want each couples photos to be a reflection of THEM and their personalities! We don’t want to fit you into stiff poses. If you’re always laughing – that’s YOU and we want it to show!

They did laugh throughout almost the entire session and we loved it. Andrew + Heather – you killed it and we’re so excited for your Ritz Carlton Amelia Island wedding this fall!!

Heather wrote us and asked if they could bring champagne – um, not even a question! YES! They are big foodies and love wine tasting, so this was a perfect reflection of their regular date nights!


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