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Stephanie Richer Photography enjoys sharing not just examples of work but stories, tips, and news that is aimed at benefiting you as a consumer for photographic services.  

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Mischief Managed and Magic Happened

What do you get when you add Star Wars, Star Trek, The Princess Bride, Harry Potter, and Photoshop?  Why, magic, of course!  Take a look at the whimsical wedding of Lucie and Sean, and see how my digital darkroom skills helped bring to life a summoning charm!

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Love at Any Age: Celia + Gary's Engagement Shoot

If youth is wasted on the young, Celia and Gary are taking it back with their attitude!  Come and see their engagement pictures, photographed at the historic Swann Plantation in Sevierville, TN.

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People of Note: Jody Butler.

Meet Jody Butler, LCSW of Cove Mountain Counseling.  As part of my ongoing series of highlighting my headshot clients, I want you to learn about this healer in Maryville who offers counseling to those with addictions and PTSD, as well as a unique way of overcoming those obstacles we place in our way!

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My Parents' Wedding Album

Whereas some things change, others remain the same - and one thing, besides the antics of grooms and groomsmen, is the value of a wedding album.  In this post, I talk about the new album company I use and provide a #flashbackfriday using my parents' own album from 1956!

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People of Note: Jenny Keller, Author

Here is an installment in my new series, Person of Note, that highlights the people whom I photograph for their headshots.  Meet Jenny Keller, an up-and-coming write of Christian fiction whose book is set in one of the most beautiful spots in the world - the Great Smoky Mountains!

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Hurricanes and Snow Can't Stop the Love: Brianna + Dustin's Marriage Proposal

It's May!  Springtime!  So why is it snowing in the Smokies and what are we going to do about the roads blocked by trees toppled in 98 mph winds?  Despite these conditions, Dustin still got to bring his lady love to the Smokies and ask Brianna to marry him - read their story!

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Reuse. Recycle. Redeem.

In designing Sierra's shoot, I knew there was a look I wanted, but did not have the right accessory.  I found it at one of the Knox Area Rescue Mission's thrift stores, allowing me to reuse, recycle, and most importantly, help someone to redeem their life.  Maybe that is why Sierra looks exceptionally lovely in these portraits.

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A Bugs Bunny Moment With the Petrees

No, it's not a "What's up, doc?" instance but a flashback to a classic Bugs episode - and these folks are just as classic!  Meet Tim and Lisa Petree of Be Savvy Media in Knoxville.  I like to introduce the other professionals with whom I work on headshots and business portraits through my blog.

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HOTlanta! Victoria and Dan's Engagement Shoot

Atlanta was the perfect setting for a hip and urban couple like Victoria and Dan.  Ponce City Market and Piedmont Park provided excellent settings to show off their sophistication - and love of the New England Patriots!

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By the River's Edge: Devon and Stephan's Marriage Proposal

Another beautiful couple's marriage proposal in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  Meet Devon and Stephan, and relive their happy moment by the Little Pigeon River, as Stephan gets down on one knee and pops the question!

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