Category archives: First Look

Leigh & Evan – Wedding First Look at FUMC CourtyardFort Worth, Texas

This first look had me crying!  When Evan walked out the door to see his bride, Leigh, he was all smiles and they immediately embraced.  First looks are the best!  They shared sweet moments together and Leigh showed off her stunning illusion back dress before they exchanged gifts.  Evan gave her a beautiful jewelry box so that over the years to come she can keep all the future gifts he might give her safe.  Leigh had been writing notes to him in a  journal for 2 years!  That book along with some stunning cuff links were her gift to him.  We also took advantage of the gorgeous architecture around the church and photographed these two alone.

 

Thank you to all the vendors that made their first look so beautiful:

First United Methodist Church in Downtown Fort Worth

Melanie Tatum – Event Planner

Turquoise Video

Branching Out – Floral

Julian Gold Bridal Dept in San Antonio – Brides Gown

Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Dresses from Bella Bridesmaid

The Black Tux – Menswear

Jericho Hair Salon – Beauty

Lip Service – Beauty

Caitlin & Jordan – First Look & Portraits at The Mansion on Turtle CreekDallas, Texas

I can’t even – I mean – ahhhh.  This first look is beyond perfect.  We met up at The Mansion on Turtle Creek where we had Caitlin & Jordan see each other on the balcony of the hotel.  Gorgeous fall day and a couple that looks this good and just melts into each other.  There could not have been a better way to end my 2016 Weddings!  When Jordan turned both of them were jaw dropping excited to see each other.  She sweetly showed off her dress and they embraced and snuggled up together.  These photos are why I love first looks – all the emotion and pretty rolled into one amazing moment!  After we used photographed their family, bridal party and romantic portraits at this classic Rosewood Hotel property.  I love the architecture, the green scapes and even the sidewalk there – I don’t think you can select a more iconic Dallas hotel location for photography.  Enjoy all the pretty and as always thanks to the vendors who made it all possible:

Grit & Gold – Planning & Design

The Mansion at Turtle Creek – Rosewood Hotels

Wendy Zerrudo – Hair & Makeup

Elle Films

Bridal Boutique of Lewisville – Brides Dress

Nordstrom – Bridesmaids Dresses

Bryan Long Flowers

Premier Transportation

 

Emilee & Jeff – Getting Ready & First Look at the Omni HotelFort Worth, TX

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Where do I even begin?  This couple is just the sweetest most silly in the perfect ways kind of in love that makes my life better.  The way they look at each other, how they melt into each others arms and their willingness to enjoy life and laugh is refreshing and inspiring.  Emilie & Jeff met in High School, kept in touch, and eventually fell hard in love as you can see by these photos.

The couple and their families and friends prepared for the wedding at The Omni Fort Worth Hotel.  Emilee was full of nervous energy and laughter as she awaited seeing her prince.  She is close to her Mom and sister and I loved the connection they had to each other as they helped her dress in her textured gown.  Jeff looked so good and SO ready to see Emilee as he awaited my direction to turn around.  When he turned his jaw dropped and rightly so – Emilee was stunning!  These two laughter, embraced and checked each other out as they chatted about the day.  It was such a heartfelt first look and after we had the parents join us for a gift and one of my favorite moments of the day – Jeff’s Mom & Step Dad seeing Emilee for the first time.  Dad gave a big OK and Mom was just speechless – I love watching families become one that so deeply care for the person their child is marrying.  It sure makes it extra special.

Thanks to our vendor partners!

Tami Winn Events – Planning, Design & Floral

Angie Williams – Hair and Makeup

Bliss Bridal Salon – Brides Gown

Mister Tuxedo

The Bridesmaid Boutique

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Megan & Dylan – First Look & PortraitsWedding Day in Fort Worth

Lightly Photography 2016

Just look at that!  See!  I am in love with this day and all the feelings that just bubbled over from start to finish.  Megan and Dylan chose to see each other before their TCU Robert Carr Chapel wedding ceremony.  We set up Dylan on the deck at The Omni Hotel Fort Worth as he awaited his bride.  He was so ready to see her and just before he turned around to see Megan I asked him what he thought her dress looked like, he nailed it!  Dylan knows his sweet Megan well, he said her gown was big and sparkly.  🙂 Love that!  When he turned these two both just burst out in tears of joy – their day had finally arrived!!!

After some emotion, hugging it out and catching up on their day we took some romantic portraits before heading over to the Kimbell Art Museum with the bridesmaids and groomsmen for some fun photo ops.  The clean lines and bright light colors of the architecture outside there perfectly balanced the reception space at The Modern Art Museum.  I really could just photograph these two for hours alone – they were so adorable.  But, they kind of needed to get to the chapel and get married so I had to let them go.

All the pretty made possible by:

Tami Winn Events

Robert Carr Chapel

Omni Hotel Fort Worth

Love & Pout – Fallon Farmer (Makeup)

Nordstrom – Brides Gown

LuLu’s Bridal Boutique – Bridesmaids Gowns

Jos. A. Banks – Menswear

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Jessica & Anthony – Getting Ready & Wedding First LookDallas Wedding

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Jessica & Anthony have that head over heels, passionate, full of laughter and lots of kisses kind of love that girls dream of.  These two are seriously so much fun to photograph and it was so special to share their wedding day with them!  We met up at their hotel in Dallas for some getting ready before their first look.  It was HOT outside and these two were hot together too – from the moment Anthony turned around to see his bride he was glowing.  I can’t blame him – Jessica was gorgeous in her pink textured gown with a corset styled bodice.  Anthony looked so GQ too in his blue tailored suit.  We headed out to brave the temperatures at Addison Circle Park for some romantic portraits and bridesmaid and groomsmen photos.  Huge props to this entire bridal party for being up for anything, trusting me and the result is beautiful!  I’m swooning over here!

-Tracy

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Sarah & David – Wedding Ceremony & First Look at Omni Hotel & Robert Carr ChapelFort Worth, Texas

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So absolutely in love with his day and this couple!  Sarah and David are sweet, genuine and so very kind to everyone around them.  I felt as though I was part of the family as I celebrated along side them and captured the most important day of their lives.  These two prepared for their wedding at The Omni Fort Worth before a first sight on the garden deck.  But before David could see Sarah – 1st she had to see her #1 man since birth – Daddy.  Her Father was all smiles seeing his little girl dressed in white and they both cried as she gave him a precious gift.  It was incredibly sweet.  She got out all the tears and was all smiles and laughter when she finally saw her groom.  Her dress was stunning and I know David agreed!

 

Upon arrival at Robert Carr Chapel at TCU (Texas Christian University) we did some final preparations and these two said I Do!  Their wedding rings were gorgeous in gold – so fun to see gold making a comeback in engagement rings and bands!

 

This day was pretty flawless and I have to say it was in part to an amazing team I got to work along side (Thanks Sarah & David for picking the best!)

Sarabeth Events – Rachel Burrow, Planner

Justine’s Flowers

Blush Bridal Lounge, Austin – Wedding Gown

David’s Bridal – Bridesmaids Attire

Robert Oberg Wedding Films

Omni Hotel Fort Worth – Accommodations

Robert Carr Chapel – Ceremony Location

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Casey & William – Wedding Ceremony at Christ the KingDallas, TX

 

Lightly Photography 2016I have been waiting so long for this wedding and am so excited to be sharing it!  I just love Casey and Will – from the first time I met her I just adored her sweet and loving personality.  During the time they were engaged I got to see them at some other weddings and watch them together when it wasn’t their day – they are super perfect for each other and so compliment one another.  As we prepared for their fast paced and fun day we started off with a first look in the courtyard at Christ the King Catholic Church in Dallas.  Will was definitely a little antsy waiting to be able to turn and see Casey.  I always love watching the groom react to his love dressed in white.  So sweet!  After some alone time we grabbed the bridesmaids and groomsmen for some fun in the sun (it was hot y’all!) photos.

During the ceremony I had the best view in the house from the side of the altar I got to see all the sweet little glances and smiles William & Casey shared.  They really do just melt together and have such a great relationship.

Huge thank you to the amazing vendor team lead up by A Stylish Soiree – Chloe – all star planner and great lady!

A Stylish Soiree

Turquoise Video

Stardust Celebrations

Lulu’s Bridal

Beauty & The Blush

Panini Bakery

The Motion Band

Gil’s Elegant Catering

Brown Paper Couture

Beyond Lighting

 

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Nicole & Kyle – Wedding Ceremony at Perkins ChapelSMU, Dallas

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Nicole and Kyle and their families are super sweet and fun.  I was so excited to FINALLY get to photograph their Dallas wedding!  I love the new and recently renovated suites at the Adolphus where Nicole and her bridesmaids got ready – they were gorgeous rooms with so much space for the ladies to have fun and get pampered.  For their first look we used the suites downtown viewed balcony – it was so perfect and made for a unique and gorgeous backdrop!  As we arrived at Souther Methodist University (SMU) for Nicole & Kyle’s ceremony we got to take advantage of the beautiful outdoor spaces in front of Perkins Chapel.  Nicole’s parents were married at the same chapel!

Check back tomorrow for more fun and pretty images!

Special thanks to all the amazing vendors:

Event Coordination – Pop Parties

Floral – Fleurs & Events

Hair Sylist- Stephanie Nelson

Cake Artist – Frosted Art Bakery

DJ- Glenn Roush

Reception Venue & Catering – The Adolphus Hotel

Ceremony Venue- Perkins Chapel

Videographer -Daniel Troupe with Lynn Films

 

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Katie & Jason – First Look at The Omni HotelFort Worth, Texas

Lightly Photography 2016

Katie & Jason are so freaking adorable!  I mean, seriously!  Look at them!  Their first look brought tears to my eyes.  Standing in the garden at The Omni Fort Worth with Jason just waiting for Katie he was so excited.  When he could finally turn his reaction was priceless and what followed was great hugs and precious, tender moments. I am so glad I got to share in this special reveal with the two of them.  It was the perfect peaceful moment before their ceremony and reception.  Katie is gorgeous (I know Jason agrees!) and did you see her dress?  It is phenomenal, that back just makes my heart skip a beat.  LOVE!  Feast your eyes on all the pretty from their first sight and some romantics on the rooftop at The Omni Hotel!

Thanks so much to the amazing team of wedding vendors who made this day so pretty!

Omni Hotel

De Ma Fille Bridal

Turquoise Video

Arrangements by Mary Parks

Maitee Miles – Hair & Makeup

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Lauren & Doug – Wedding Ceremony & First Look at Arlington HallDallas, TX

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Lauren & Doug had a pretty fantastic day – it rained – oh how it rained.  But through it all these two said I do and they are married.   It was a day I will never forget and I am truly happy with the images we created.

The entire day our fingers were crossed and prayers were being said about the chance of rain that had spiked suddenly that morning.  As we prepared at The Warwick Melrose for the wedding we were all watching the storm clouds.  Upon arrival at Arlington Hall the sun came out and we had some glorious light as we quickly got Lauren & Doug ready for the big reveal.  I loved Doug’s face when he turned to see his bride – so beautiful and lit by the mid day sun.  God gave us a beautiful hour of light and sun and then the rain came back.  We were not defeated though, we tried to hold the ceremony outdoors but after one failed attempt and allot of wet guests we moved on to an early cocktail hour.  While the bride & groom visited with guests the all star vendor team moved a beautiful flower draped huppa to the portico of Arlington Hall.  It was perfectly imperfect in every way and the ceremony that followed was full of laughter and love like I have never seen.  The unexpected reveals, and for Lauren & Doug it revealed the deepness of their love, family & friends and that no matter the circumstances we were all there to celebrate them!  The interfaith rabi did a great job lightning the mood and marrying these two.

Congrats Lauren & Doug!

This rainy day wedding would not have been pulled off without the AMAZING team of rockstar wedding vendors.  I was so truly blessed to have these amazing people by my side to make sure Lauren’s day was perfect!

The Southern Table – Floral (this vendor team went above and beyond  moving decor in the rain – THAN YOU!)

Arlington Hall – Venue

Events by Kristen – Planning & Design (totally braved the rain to make everything perfect!)

Tracy Melton – Hair & Makeup

Stamped Paper Co

Rabi David Gruber – Officiant

Saks Fifth Ave – Bridal Gown

Martin Greenfield Clothiers – Groom’s Attire

Photo by Tracy Autem

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