Tonya Damron



I love a good surprise, and this one was so good. Kam and I had been talking for about a month planning his Smoky Mountain surprise proposal. He was anxiously planning this big moment. He wanted it to be perfect for his girlfriend, now fiance, Alisha. If you know me, you know I love going […]

Kam’s Smoky Mountain Surprise Proposal || Knoxville, TN

man and woman hugging after recent engagement at smoky mountains national park


Karli and Brandon’s Smoky Mountain elopement was beautiful and so much fun! They traveled from Mississippi for their dream outdoor elopement and it was just a perfect day.  Karli looked stunning in her wedding dress, and was so happy and full of joy. Going to the Smoky Mountains for their elopement was a dream and […]

Karli and Brandon || Smoky Mountain Elopement || Gatlinburg, TN

bride and groom in Smoky Mountain elopement bridals


I believe there are two important things you would do for the next generation. Teach them about Jesus and show up in their daily lives. Both take daily commitment and mindfulness, but what an amazing legacy to leave! My pastors, Chris and Michelle Stephens are doing just that for their six grandchildren. They are also […]

Chris And Michelle Stephens || Knoxville Family Session || Knoxville, TN

Chris Stephens, wife and grandchildren posing during Christmas session in Knoxville TN


Rachel and Zac Stephens are some of my favorite people and we always have a good time when we are together. They are funny, they are encouraging and most of all they love the Lord. They are amazing parents and are teaching their kids what it looks like to love people well. Not only do […]

Meads Quarry Family Session || Rachel and Zac || Knoxville TN

husband and wife posing during outdoor knoxville family session


Fall Family Session || Knoxville Family Photographer When Sarah Van Sickle Morrow asked me to shoot her fall family session, I was so excited to get to spend time with her sweet family. Sarah and Tyler have the cutest little boys, Koa and Kai. Koa is their oldest son and has the most infectious smile. […]

Sarah and Tyler || Fall Family Session || Knoxville, TN

Sarah Van Sickle Morrow posing for family photos with her family in Ijams Nature center


Maryville, TN Wedding Photographer Photographing weddings is what I do for a career, but hanging out with fun people is what I do best! If you know Rachel and Mitch then you know they are fun people, especially Rachel! (I’ve been able to get to know her a little more than Mitch) They are both […]

Twin Cedar Farm Fall Wedding | Mitch and Rachel | Maryville, TN Wedding Photographer


The Barn At Chestnut Springs The Barn At Chestnut Springs describes their venue beautiful. “Situated just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, The Barn at Chestnut Springs is an ideal countryside location to celebrate your wedding day.  This gray weathered wood barn has been beautifully renovated to serve as a premier wedding venue.  The large […]

The Barn At Chestnut Springs || Summer Smoky Mountain Wedding || Jesse and Lauren

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