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Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Destination Wedding Photography Ireland Wedding Photography Being a wedding photographer has done SO MANY THINGS for me.  It’s taught me patience, compassion, flexibility, customer service… It’s taught me to push myself creatively, and to step up and take control when it’s needed.  It’s strengthened bonds and relationships both new […]

A Carnton Planation Wedding | Franklin, TN Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Bre & Clay got married at one of my most favoritestestest wedding venues in the Nashville area– Carnton Plantation.  Its  garden & Southern Plantation home make the most dreamy backdrop for all things WEDDING!   It’s the perfect location for an outdoor […]

Belle Meade Plantation Wedding Nashville Photographer Laura K. Allen Married! Sara + Erik I rode the elevator up to Sara’s bridal suite, entered the room, and felt so dang happy.  The room was filled with the best energy a bride can ask for on her wedding day.  Sara’s hair and makeup looked FABULOUS, her bridesmaids […]

Nashville Wedding Photographer  Meadow Hill Farm Wedding Baylee & Bailey (aka “girl Baylee” & “boy Bailey”) got married at Meadow Hill Farm outside of Nashville, Tennessee on a sunny, then rainy, then sunny again, HOT July day.  I was so thankful that the rain stopped just in time for Baylee & Bailey’s first look and […]

The Bell Tower Wedding Nashville, Tennessee Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Before I dive into the juicy details of this wedding at The Bell Tower, I’d like to say that the bride & groom, Haley & Tom, made it incredibly hard on me to narrow down the images to feature in this blog.  As I […]

Carnton Plantation Wedding Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen I have been anticipating Becky and Dylan’s Carnton Plantation wedding ever since we met for their Nashville engagement session at Radnor Lake.  These two are the absolute sweetest, most adorable couple I have ever had the pleasure of working with.  Their giggle-smiles are heart-warming and infectious, and their […]

Owen Farm Wedding Nashville Wedding Photographer  Anne Grace & Brad’s wedding day was one for the history books, folks.  It was like a fairy tale, total #weddinggoals. Beautiful bride, handsome groom, gorgeous wedding venue, the dress, the flowers, the cake, the reception, the family and friends, the BEST CONGA LINE I’VE EVER SEEN, the LOVE! […]

You’ve been dreaming about your Nashville Wedding since the moment he asked you to marry him (and in many cases, years before that!).  Your venue, your Nashville Wedding Photographer, your dress, the cake, the decor, the look on his face when he sees you for the first time, the look on YOUR face when you realize he’s not […]

One of my favorite things about being a Nashville Wedding Photographer is seeing how my bride & grooms personalize their wedding.  I’m not talking about peonies vs. roses,  the color of the chair covers, or pulled-pork sandwiches vs. chicken cordon bleu.  I’m talking about the meaningful, sentimental ways that a wedding can be personalized.  These things […]

Nashville Wedding Photographers Laura K. Allen Photography & Design *Pre-pology for the extra long blog post. It’s 100-ish images. I’ll try and keep the talking to a minimum.  I’m finding it difficult to translate the feels into words, anyway.  I’ll let the photos do most of the story-telling.* So, just to give a recap of […]