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Whether it’s for your engagement, your wedding day, or just for memories, having a photoshoot with your loved one is a great way to memorialize your relationship and save the photos as a keepsake. Before you have your photo shoot, there are a couple of things that need to be decided beforehand in order to […]

January 9, 2019

How to have a Successful Photoshoot with your Significant Other

    Ceremony & Reception Venue: SentryWorld Golf Course | DJ: Over The Top Entertainment |  Wedding Dress Shop: White Dress Boutique | Menswear: Michael Kors | Stationery: Vine Wedding | Videographer: Films Neaveau  | Cake: Cake Corner

July 30, 2017

Derek & Taylor | Stevens Point Outdoor Wedding

Valentine’s Day. Very few know the reason for the Holiday, so being the history buff I am, I looked it up only to find several conflicting stories all deeply shrouded in mystery from antiquity. Thanks to some surviving hagiographical records, we’re able to compile the various records of a man or men named Valentine and […]

February 14, 2017

Romanic Wedding Photos

Romantic & Rustic Wedding Photos

   Photography: James Stokes Photography | Floral Design: Flower & Bee  | Wedding Dress: La Sposa by Pronovias, purchased at Bella Bride Boutique | Cake: Ice cream bar from Bubb’s BBQ | Invitations:Violet Press & Paper | Ceremony Venue: The Farm at Dover | Reception Venue: The Farm at Dover | Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Amsale, purchased from Nordstrom […]

October 23, 2016

Laura & Kamil | The Farm at Dover

Rustic farm wedding photos - James Stokes

                                   

October 20, 2016

Kaiya & Nick | Minnehaha Falls Engagement

Romantic engagement photo

While a traditional wedding at a fancy retreat or resort with a quaint little chapel is very appealing, why not stay true to your country roots and plan a beautiful country wedding with a backyard style. Although not all backyard weddings happen in someone’s actual backyard, we have some beautiful tips and inspiration for planning […]

August 18, 2016

Wisconsin Backyard Wedding Inspiration | Part 2

rustic + romantic backyard country wedding - bride and groom