Kyle and Sara got married at Sweet Cheeks Winery with it’s gorgeous views on
August 19th. It was literally picturesque and I was able to capture the couple in the best possible setting. The bride and her attendants got ready at the Inn at the 5th, Eugene’s new boutique hotel, and we took the couple’s formal photos there before we headed to the winery.
Kyle got ready at a friend’s house, so the girls had the suite at the Inn to themselves.
Kyle and his groomsmen headed over to the Inn after they got their suits on and we played around a bit to get them ready for the photo shoot.
Thankfully, it didn’t take much to get them to have fun with it.The beautiful Sara.Sara and her bridesmaids. Not often do I photograph weddings where the bridesmaids aren’t matching head to toe. This was a classy touch.I think of all the First Looks I have photographed, this one was my favorite. Kyle wasn’t expecting it to be set up like this, one on each side of the wall in the Suite, so his reaction that follows is perfect.I always try and talk the couples into these First Look shots because more often than not, they wind up being the most touching. No staging once they turn around and see each other for the first time, so the moment is very real.
This group was a lot of fun – and it shows. We took these shots in the lobby of