Yasmin-Mike-Blog-50
January 17, 2016

duke gardens engagement photography – yasmin & mike

Engagements

Last week, I headed out to Duke Gardens with Yasmin and Mike for a really fun engagement shoot. Regular readers of the blog will know I shoot there a lot, so to keep things fresh on this occasion I challenged myself to shoot with just two pieces of gear: a Canon digital camera with an 85mm f/1.2 lens and a Pentax 67 camera with a 105mm f/2.4 lens. It was a cold day, so we pretty much had the gardens to ourselves and the light was gorgeous. Yasmin and Mike were troopers and we came away with some pretty nice shots. Here are just a few of my faves:

Yasmin Mike Blog-50

Yasmin Mike Blog-71

Yasmin Mike Blog-76

Yasmin Mike Blog-66

Yasmin Mike Blog-61

Yasmin Mike Blog-78

Yasmin Mike Blog-49

Yasmin Mike Blog-41

Yasmin Mike Blog-57

Yasmin Mike Blog-42

Yasmin Mike Blog-55

Yasmin Mike Blog-39

Yasmin Mike Blog-67

Yasmin Mike Blog-73

Yasmin Mike Blog-40

Yasmin Mike Blog-53

Yasmin Mike Blog-60

Yasmin Mike Blog-75

Yasmin Mike Blog-70

Yasmin Mike Blog-43

Yasmin Mike Blog-69

Yasmin Mike Blog-44

Yasmin Mike Blog-56

Yasmin Mike Blog-45

Yasmin Mike Blog-64

Yasmin Mike Blog-72

Yasmin Mike Blog-62

Yasmin Mike Blog-51

Yasmin Mike Blog-54

Yasmin Mike Blog-58

Yasmin Mike Blog-52

Yasmin Mike Blog-48

Yasmin Mike Blog-59

Yasmin Mike Blog-65

Yasmin Mike Blog-46

Yasmin Mike Blog-77

Related Posts
Featured
Raleigh-Engagement-Photographer-Kim-Jeff-8-2
raleigh engagement photography | kim & jeff
A couple of weekends ago, I met up with Kim and Jeff for their Raleigh engagement photography shoot at Jeff's parents farm in Fuquay-Varina. We had a couple of beers and then headed out to take some shots as the sun set and the "Super Moon" made its appearance. It was a really lovely evening and we had a lot of fun exploring the light and trying to make each other laugh. Here are just a few of my faves from the shoot...  
READ MORE
JessBoEng-231
wedding photographers in raleigh nc ~ engagement session for jessica and bo
With the season over for us Raleigh wedding photographers, I'm already looking forward to what 2013 has to offer! First up will be Jessica and Bo, whose Carolina Inn wedding I will be shooting in a few weeks. Their Chapel Hill engagement session took place one grey Sunday morning in November, where we met at the Carolina Inn, had a leisurely brunch at the Carolina Coffee Shop where we had a chat and got to know each other a little better, and then headed out to take pictures around the area. It was a fun-packed and eventful session where we laughed, cried and I got ambushed by a rather large and playful Irish red setter. What can I say? We ...
READ MORE
downtown durham engagement photography – melanie & anthony
Rain Stops Play - Well, actually it was the catalyst for a really fun (and different) engagement shoot with Melanie and Anthony. We met up at West End Wine Bar in Durham and were on our way out when the heavens opened and a summer rainstorm was suddenly unleashed upon us. It was a total downpour, so we headed back inside. The original plan was to wait it out, but as the rain never looked like letting up, we switched gears and started using the environment we were in for some portraits. Melanie and Anthony had originally wanted a vintage Hollywood vibe for their engagement session anyway, so we walked to some of the cool spots in downtown Durh ...
READ MORE