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) […]

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 […]

Why Are Weddings So Expensive? How to Save, When to Splurge. | Elopement and Small Wedding Planning Tips

You’re looking for an elegant, pretty, pinterest-infused detailed wedding, but with a far more palatable price tag, right?  Something simple, still gorgeous, with quality pictures, lovely florals and an experience that makes you less stressed. Most brides who contact me are just like you.  They want a beautiful day with an eighth of the price […]

An Intimate Morning Wedding at Rio Cibolo Ranch | Diana+Noah’s Vintage Blush Wedding | San Antonio Photographer Kelly Cameron

Diana found me while seeking assistance creating an intimate wedding with a rustic, elegant feel.  She saw Lisa+Adam’s styled elopement at Rio Cibolo Ranch and simply fell in love with the look!  The wonderful folks at Rio Cibolo Ranch provided breakfast catering and a lovely set up while I assisted in bringing Diana’s vintage blush palette to life through styling, […]

Eloping at Austin’s Hotel Saint Cecilia | Joanna+Kirk | Elopement Photographer Kelly Cameron

It’s a  classic story of “city girl meets country boy.”  Joanna lives in a loft downtown in Fort Worth, Kirk lives on a 100+ acre property an hour outside the city.  High heels, cocktail parties and social events melding with a quiet, simple lifestyle.  She wanted a big wedding, he wanted to run off to […]

Teal, Magenta and Cream Rustic Chic Elopement | Kid-Friendly Wedding | Texas Elopement Photographer Kelly Cameron

It was an intimate and lively celebration this Thursday.   With the sound of live bluegrass music in the air, surrounded by a mini-wonderland of rustic, vintage and kid-friendly charm, Lisa and Adam wed at Rio Cibolo Ranch, along side their 3 year old daughter, Layla, and 10 month old son, Judah. Lisa contacted me […]