Category Archives: Couples

I still remember our fist sleepover when we were just 14 years old, knowing this girl was going to be my best friend. We became inseparable. Now she is engaged to the man of her dreams, Branden. Friends, I have been waiting for this time in her life for YEARS! If anyone knows Abbey, she […]

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One of the best feelings about being a photographer is leaving a session feeling like you gained two new friends. I’m always so thankful for the opportunity to spend time with my couples before their wedding day and the joy that these two share is contagious! Paige & Nate have a heart of gold and I […]

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This shoot is so special and close to my heart. If you don’t recognize these two, this is my older sister and brother-in-law, Leah & Landon. It has always been so important to me to capture their exciting seasons of life together. On June 18th, 2011 they said “I do” at Rib Mountain in Wausau […]

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You know it is going to be an amazing session when these two are from the midwest!! I loved exploring downtown Marietta with Alexis & Alex and their sweet pup Z for their engagement session. When couples ask to bring their dogs… YES, Absolutely! I think I might make it mandatory that they do 🙂 And […]

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I always love shooting downtown Atlanta engagements because it I am a sucker for the city skyline. So when Ashley & Joe mentioned that they liked the downtown look by the Ferris Wheel, I knew this was going to be good!! I love when couples immediately feel like we were already friends beforehand! Ashley & Joe […]

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It was a windy day for Kaity & Mike’s engagement session here in Atlanta, but that was not going to stop us last week. We explored around and I truly had so much fun with these two. It was such a joy getting to know them and their sweet pup! When Kaity asked if they could bring […]

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Whitney + Blake have been together for 5 years and their love is so contagious! Right when I met these two last year I felt so welcomed and couldn’t wait for their session. Sunday afternoon I made my way over to Muse Farm for their engagement session. The sun was shinning and we had one of the […]

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Kappie + Matthew were SO worth getting up at 5:3oam for. We watched the sun go up at Summerour Studio, which has one the most romantic settings right inside Atlanta. These two are so in love and their images show it. I absolutely loved meeting sweet new friends like these two! Enjoy some of my […]

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There was something magical in the rainy & chilly air on Sunday during this Atlanta engagement session! When choosing the location of a session, somewhere meaningful brings out the best in people. Meet Jaime + Clay. Their relationship is rooted in movies, and it’s only fitting that they met while making a short film.  Andy and I were so honored […]

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Meet Anne and Joel! Last Sunday I traveled to two of my favorite locations here in Atlanta and captured their engagement session. First I have to say, they are such a sweet & kind. Couples that truly live in the moment are just my kind of people! We have been having beautiful weather and it […]

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I think sweetheart sessions always end up becoming some of my favorite shoots! There is just something about capturing the love between two people that just makes my heart melt and I LOVE couples that choose to have photos done outside of their engagement or their wedding day. Capturing memories throughout your entire relationship, whether […]

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I was really excited to welcome Beth & Ben into the ShelbyRae Photographs family a few months ago! I met them at their beautiful Atlanta home and explored their cute neighborhood for their engagement session. I love when couples pick a location that is special to them and also include their furry babes. PENNY! She […]

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