Casual Elopement at The Vineyard at Florence | Elope in Austin | Vineyard Elopement

Two Springs ago, Valerie+Stephen enjoyed one of the most peaceful getaways of their lives at The Vineyard at Florence.  And although they made a pact never to return to the same place -their bucket list is too long- when they decided to get married the only location that resonated in their hearts was The Vineyard […]

What Is An Elopement?

Good question. Traditionally, when couples eloped it was tinged with a hint of scandal.  Running away to get hitched without any family or friends involved, just the necessary witnesses and officiant.  I think of Pride & Prejudice -how Mr. Wickham and Lydia ran off with the pretense of eloping to Gretna Green (the nearest place […]

Should I Elope In The Summer?

This is Texas. Summer here can be…unrelenting.  BUT it also has its perks. For those who work with a traditional school schedule (either as a student, in academics or with school-aged children) you have that blessed break in your schedule to plan, celebrate and honeymoon. Many venues offer discounts for Monday-Thursday weddings (that’s a year-long thing) […]

Simple Unique Elopement // Tres Lunas Resort // Austin Wedding Photographer Kelly Cameron

Candaleria+Westley opted for extraordinary instead of ordinary for their elopement.  Tres Lunas Resort is the perfect combination of relaxing honeymoon with luxury details and gourmet cuisine + the ideal elopement package.  The owners are a husband-wife team of officiant, cake baker, floral designer, and master chef -all you need is photography, which is where I […]

The Perfect Backyard Elopement // Winter Solstice // Austin Wedding Photographer Kelly Cameron

On a sublime winter solstice evening in Austin, TX, two soulmates joined forever in an utterly unique celebration of love.  Accompanied by guitar played by the bride’s older son and a friend, the couple walked down the aisle in the company of their dearest loved ones.  Her youngest stood by their sides as the groom’s […]

Amanda+Rhett’s Little Elopement in the Woods | Cottage Woods Inn Wedding | Texas photographer Kelly Cameron

Once upon a time there was a man named Rhett who met a woman named Amanda.  They sparked, they sizzled, they fell madly, deeply in love.  They made a beautiful little girl together and became a family, along with Rhett’s two other gorgeous daughters.  Then one day, in the company of family, coordinated by a […]

Free Tools For Planning Your Elopement | Free Ebook Love

Planning your wedding -no matter the size, if it’s your first, or you’ve done it before- is no picnic. Stressful, overwhelming, expensive- Ugh.  Just those three words make you want to throw your hands up in the air and call the courthouse. But it doesn’t have to be that way.   In fact, it can […]