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What a beautiful couple and accomplished too!  Both Michelle and Trung are professional athletes, with Michelle having won the gold medal twice, once in 2005 and again in 2007, at the World Championships in Athletics in the 100 m hurdles, and Trung having been a first round draft pick out of Arizona in 2000 and going on to become a running back in the NFL, first with the St. Louis Rams and finally with the Washington Redskins.

Michelle and Trung began their journey together a decade ago and have a beautiful baby boy together.  They finally made everything official the past November.  Their wedding was held at the Castle at Ashley Manor in Chandler, Arizona.  The day was nothing short of perfect and we are so happy for these two.  Their love for one another, their son and their families and friends is so transparent that you couldn't help but get swept up in all the emotions of the day!  It was such an honor to be chosen as the wedding photographers for this amazing event!

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Jessica and Craig were married February 26, 2010 at the Castle at Ashley Manor in Chandler, Arizona.  This was a beautiful wedding and a perfect day in all repects including the gorgeous weather!!  I loved all the details, including the pink theme.  I am not the biggest fan of pink, which is rather ironic since I wore a pink dress for my own wedding, but the various hues of pink in this wedding were used to perfection and wonderfully complimented the magical atmosphere of the venue!  Oh, by the way, I LOVED Jessica's totally cool shoes ... awesome!!  Thank you both for having us as your wedding photographers.  We had such a great time and we hope you loved your honeymoon to the Dominican Republic :-)!

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Sarah and Brady were married on January 9th, 2010 at the Castle at Ashley Manor in Chandler.  It was a beautiful day with mild temperatures and plenty of sunshine ... what else would you expect though from the valley of the sun in winter.

 

We have really enjoyed working with this couple since they booked us last year (the engagement shoot was a ton of fun) and have been eagerly anticipating this wedding!  It was all I had imagined, with beautiful decorations and details, a stunning couple, gracious (and fun) family and friends and a rockin reception!  Thank you Sarah and Brady for having us as your wedding photographers.  We are looking forward to the trash-the-dress shoot :-)!

 

My good friend and very talented wedding photographer, Melissa Dunstan, went along on this one as the second shooter.  We had such a blast working together and we even took a moment to have photos taken in the photo booth ... LOVE those :-).  Thanks Melissa for all your hard work!!

 

Love Sarah's dress and red shoes ... all the girls wore red shoes too.

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This is one of my favorite photos!!  It looks more like a painting than a photograph.
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Sarah's team: the Detroit Red Wings and Brady's team: the St. Louis Cardinals ... you will be seeing a lot of this throughout the wedding :-)!
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This is adorable :-).  Sarah's friend set this up to take a photo.
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How cute!!
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A great shot by Melissa of Brady getting ready!
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Again, so cute!!
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Sarah's walk down the aisle got emotional for everyone.
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Brady had a hard time holding back the tears.
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I LOVE this shot by Melissa!!
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Another great shot by Melissa!
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This was so touching as Sarah wiped a tear away from Brady's eye.
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Another of my favorites from Melissa!
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These guys were such hams :-) ... just hilarious!!
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More red shoes and humor.
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How cute is this shot ... we didn't expect the smallest girl in the bridal party to walk with everyone, but she did and it was great!!!  Only problem was, she didn't want to turn around :-).
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I love this shot that Melissa got during the toasts!
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Sarah shared a very spirited first dance with her father ... it was great!!
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OK ... as you can see, Melissa and I got in on the photo booth fun.  I am on the left in the stunning, and I might add chic, leopard pimp hat and Melissa is on the right in the flamboyant, hooker pink feather boa.  We make quite a pair, don't we??!!  And look at Sarah and Brady ... I love photo booths with props!!
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This little girl could sing ... she was AMAZING to listen to!!
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How funny is this guy ... I think he robbed the prop box from the photo booth ... I hope :-)! 
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Gotta love when people really get into the "Thriller" song :-) ... AWESOME!
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Pam and Andrew were married September 28th - yes, that was a Monday and it seems like Monday weddings are becoming more and more popular :-)!  They chose to have their ceremony and reception at the Castle at Ashley Manor in Chandler.  The same heat wave that was hovering over Mexico the previous weekend was also hovering over Phoenix with no signs of letting up.  I believe the temperature was a record 107 degrees that day.  Luckily, only parts of the wedding were held outside so it didn't bother anyone too much!

 

The one thing I want to say about this couple besides the fact that we just really liked them both and they were wonderful to work with, is that their love and devotion to each other was so remarkably strong and endearing.  They were so sweet together and the outpouring of emotions between them as well as from their family and guests was unbelievably touching!  Thank you both so much for including us in your very special day!

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Angela:

Beautiful, breathtaking images.

(02.08.10 @ 04:43 AM)
Pamala Stewart:

Magnificent!! Tina & Kevin you are so awesome. Thank you for your talent & for giving us the pleasure of being taken back to that wonderful day every time we look at our photos. You both have the wonderful skill of being able to carry the viewer into the moment & emotion captured! Love love the photos... you were a pleasure!

(02.08.10 @ 06:40 PM)
Pamala Stewart:

Look at those adorably cute kids.

(02.16.10 @ 02:09 AM)