21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe
January 28, 2018

21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe

Duke Chapel Weddings

We started out the 2018 wedding season with a real classic in all senses of the word. A Duke Chapel wedding is always a recipe for success, but add to that a fabulous bride and groom, other such gorgeous venues as 21c and The Cookery and a crack team of wedding professionals, and you really have something very special indeed on your hands.

I first met Brandy and Gabe about a year and a half ago at Toni and Kevin’s wedding in Winston-Salem, where Brandy was one of Toni’s bridesmaids. Brandy struck me then as a really fun person and so I was so really pleased when, a few weeks later, she phoned me to tell me she’d just got engaged and ask me if I might be available to photograph her wedding. She was in the very early stages of planning and so it was so flattering to know I was the first person she picked up the phone to call. I must be doing something right, I guess!

Anyway, fast forward to January 2018 and I found myself meeting up with my buddy and fellow Englishman, Richard Israel, to go and photograph what would turn out to be a pretty spectacular event. They say pictures speak louder than words, so I’ll shut up and let the images do the talking.  Before I do, though, I want to say a huge thank you to everyone that came together to make it happen. Without the fab team below, I would have had nothing to photograph:

Ceremony: Duke Chapel, Durham, NC | Reception: The Cookery, Durham, NC | Planner: Shawn Schindler Events, Raleigh, NC | Dress: Coastal Knot, Raleigh, NC | Bridesmaids Dresses: Bella Bridesmaids, Raleigh, NC | Menswear: Mens Wearhouse, Durham, NC | Florist: Expressions of Love Florist, Fuquay Varina, NC | Catering: The Catering Company of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC | Cake: Maxie B’s, Greensboro, NC | Hair: Wedding Hair by Liz, Willow Spring, NC | Make-Up: Sharon Davis, MakeUp Artistry, Morrisville, NC | Band: The Band Punch, Raleigh, NC | MC: Spin, Raleigh, NC | Videographer: Morgan Scott Films, Raleigh, NC | Transportation: S&H Transportation, Durham, NC | Accommodations: 21c Hotel & Museum, Durham, NC | Rentals: American Party Rentals, Durham, NC & Themeworks, Raleigh, NC | Lighting: Simpsound, Durham, NC | Assistant Photographer: Richard Israel, Charlotte, NC

Without any further ado, here are my picks of the pics:

21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe 21c, duke chapel & cookery wedding photography – brandy & gabe

Related Posts
Featured
duke chapel & top of the hill wedding – joanna & shenduo
duke chapel & top of the hill wedding – joanna & shenduo
Ceremony: Duke Chapel, Duke University, Durham, NC Reception: The Great Room, Top of the Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Accommodations: Arrowhead Inn, Durham, NC Florals: Tre Bella, Durham, NC Dress: Tailor-made in China. Make-Up Artist: Meijia Li, Raleigh, NC Cake & Pâtisserie: Gugulhupf, Durham, NC Stationery: Grapevine Print & Design, Durham, NC Transportation: Classy Transportation, Morrisville, NC DJ: David Edwards, Raleigh, NC Videographer: Story2movie Studio, Apex, NC Assistant Photographer: Erin Costa, Wilmington, NC Joanna and Shenduo were married at Duke Chapel on a beautiful, rainy Saturday la ...
READ MORE
duke chapel & carolina inn weddings – angel & jeff
duke chapel & carolina inn weddings – angel & jeff
If you've seen my last post, you'll know how much I enjoy shooting at Duke Chapel and the Carolina Inn. Well, lightning struck twice in August and I got to shoot at the same two venues for Angel & Jeff's beautiful wedding. Such a great couple and so easy going; they basically stood back and let me do my thing. Between the ceremony and reception, we got to spend some time on the grounds at Duke before heading across to Duke Gardens for a quick portrait session. Angel looked amazing in her gorgeous dress and chapel-length veil, which caught the light beautifully as the sun began to set. Of course, Jeff looked pretty dapper too!! From there, ...
READ MORE
Duke-Chapel-Weddings-Mary-Pat-Jon-35
duke chapel & rickhouse weddings – mary pat & jon
Mary Pat & Jonathan's wedding was such great fun to shoot. Everything from shooting the girls getting ready at The Durham Hotel right through to the reception at The Rickhouse was so full of joy and laughter, I had a smile on my face all day! After the first-look and ceremony at the always-lovely Duke Chapel, Mary Pat & Jonathan joined me on a quick shoot around downtown Durham. From there, we headed over to the reception where DJ Steve Stowe got the party started in style. As you'll see, everyone listed above really came together to make it a really beautiful day; my sincerest thanks to them all! A special thank you, of course, to ...
READ MORE