The Brunnhoelzl Wedding

Sierra and Beau Brunnhoelzl || Grouse Ridge Shooting Range ||  #foreverbs17

You know its going to be a fun wedding when one of the couple’s favorite things about themselves is that their initials together make “BS”.

The wedding was held at Grouse Ridge Shooting Range, which happens to belong to Beau’s Parents! It was the perfect venue for them.

We got there a bit before everyone was ready, so we took a minute to take a few photos of some of the decorations.

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Beau was looking good in his grey suit.

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Then the fellas joined him and they had so much fun with their photos!

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Beau’s Best Man, Joby Cracks me up! Especially that middle picture… I laughed and laughed when I saw it while editing.

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And then Sierra and Beau’s sweet dog came up to lick Beau on the nose and it was perfect!!

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Up the hill, Sierra was almost ready. Her mom helped her put her awesome wedge shoes on

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  ^And seeing Sierra in her wedding dress made a bridesmaid cry.

It was one of those rare days… where even an Alaskan girl could get a tan in that bright sunlight.

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 Roxanne Wintz at the Beehive Beauty Salon was the artist that did Sierra’s amazing hair.
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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


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Check out this dapper fellow! He was all dressed up for the wedding too!

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 Three generations of beautiful women!
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Down at Grouse Ridge, the guests were beginning to arrive.  There was a sense of excitement in the air!

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And then Beau came out with his mom.  She made this expression to her husband waiting for her in the front row. I can just hear her thinking: our son is getting married!

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And then Sierra and her dad came out. Her dad is just glowing with pride!

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

And then her dog came out and tried to hitch a ride on her train! Everyone laughed!

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Married!

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Beau and Sierra’s friend John performed the ceremony, so he got to sign the license…. when he did he put the wrong date!  I love everyone’s expressions while they figure out what to do.

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

The toasts brought tears and laughter!

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

The couple went back outside for the dance…

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

 After the first dance, I turned to my second shooter, Ryan, and said: “WOW! That was such a beautiful first dance!” The light was just perfect right then.
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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Grandma enjoyed watching all the fun on the dance floor!

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  Beau came sliding in to to take off the garter!
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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Check out that monster truck groom’s cake! How awesome!

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  Everyone was sure with how playful these two are that they would smash the cake… in the end they were sweet and fed each other carefully. That was a surprise!
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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Congrats to Beau and Sierra! We are wishing you a lifetime of love and a marriage as beautiful as your photos!

CLICK HERE to see the rest of these beautiful photos.

Domingo Wedding

When I think of Erwin and Graces wedding, I just think Classy… tasteful… and very well planned. They both worked tirelessly for months… perhaps even years… to prepare the perfect wedding.  Grace saw to every detail, and Erwin spent hours making surprises for Grace.   These two are driven for the future and I am excited to see where their relationship takes them!

When I got to Grace’s room, she had just been handed one of those surprises from Erwin…  A sweet gift that he had made just for her.

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When she opened it, it was an engraved key chain and a photo book with engagement photos and the story of their relationship.

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All the bridesmaids were there. Everyone was bustling about, getting ready for the big day.

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Oh wow, I love these shoes.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Detail Photos,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

That dress is so gorgeous!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

I love her shoulder Jewelry. So unique and beautiful!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

So beautiful!

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Her bridesmaids are all super fun! She had known each one from a little girl, and they are all quite close!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

A beauty, inside and out.

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Erwin was just about ready when I met up with him. He was relaxed and having a good time with his groomsmen.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

We only had a few minutes for photos, and then we were off to the church.

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Little people at weddings are some of my favorite.  His bowtie is just a bit too tight.

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Grace and her family arrived in one of Alaska Splendor’s luxurious limos.  There were raindrops to greet her, but that couldn’t dampen her spirits!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

The church was all decked out and ready to celebrate!

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 The little flower girls were so cute in the dresses that Grace made for them.  When the littlest one got to the front of the church, she upended her basket and dumped out all the rest of the petals!
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There she is. Breathtaking.

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Erwin definitely agrees. He had tears running down his cheeks.

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Grace’s mom and dad met her half way down the aisle.. I love how her mom’s hand is clasped to her breast as she goes to meet her.

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 After about an hour of sitting so quietly, the littlest flower girl fell fast asleep.
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I love Erwin’s expression as he admires his new ring.

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They had the limo all to themselves for a quick ride over to the downtown park.

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Raindrops make everything so magical!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Back at the reception, things were stunningly prepared for all the guests! Rose and gold decor, signs and sweets. It was truly beautiful. I don’t know if I have ever seen the Captain Cook Hotel so gorgeously decorated.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Detail Photos,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Detail Photos,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

The wedding party was introduced…

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And then Erwin swept his bride into his arms for the first dance.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

He ended their first dance by picking her up and twirling her around the dance floor.  It was very romantic.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

After the priest offered up a prayer, the feast began! All the favorites: roast pork, lumpia, prime rib… it was all delicious!
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If you like a good story, you would have loved these toasts!

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I love how how the Filipino weddings do the dollar dance.. by pinning the couple with cash!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

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After the cake was cut, the dessert bar opened up. It was so pretty! I’m sure the kiddos had a hard time resisting until then!

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Detail Photos,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,


Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Detail Photos,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

Seems like the perfect place to take a pretty ring photo.

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Ambience Photography,Captain Cook Hotel,Heather Dunn,Holy Family Cathedral,Photography in Alaska,Reception,Wasilla Alaska,

 For the garter toss, Lou from R & R Entertainment made a special announcement… the fella to catch the garter would also take home a $100 bill! Thats some incentive for you!
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Awww, I love this shot of Grace and her mom. Such a special moment. So much deep love.

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For another fun twist, Grace had some of her friends that are Zumba instructors come out and lead some awesome salsa songs! It really got the party pumping!

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Out in the hallway, the photo booth was a real treat!

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The music was still pumping and the party was going strong! But we had to leave.  It was one of our very favorite weddings of the summer! We felt very honored that these two chose us to be there.

 

Friends and family >>>>>>>>>>>> Click here <<<<<<<<<<<<< to see the rest of the photos of Grace and Erwin’s big day.

Johnsen Wedding

Elizabeth and Cody have been together for just about forever. So when their wedding day came, they were so excited to finally make it official!

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Cody got ready in one cabin, while Liz got ready in another… It was really handy to be able to be there for both wedding preps at the same time!

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Cody was so nervous and excited to see his bride! He was led to her for their first glimpse with his eyes covered with a sleeping mask. So adorable!

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

… and then she was in his arms.

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And his eyes filled with tears.

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Since we had done a first glimpse with the couple we had time to explore Girdwood a little.

Just down the road and over the hill is a gorgeous waterfall that is perfect for some fun wedding photos this couple madly in love. Seriously, does it get better than this?

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It could be on the cover of a romance novel.  So beautiful!
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We worked our way back to the car and I just had to stop and take a few of the couple in the gorgeous woods.

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

On the way to Crow Creek Mine, the decorating crew had hung a few signs to lead the way. I got a good chuckle out of them! That road is long and bumpy but the signs kept you giggling!

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The decorations were done… the mountain was out…

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and the baby ducks were in the pond ready to greet us.

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Liz’s ladies did their photos in the rain forest. I love the vibrancy of the green this area! It is lush!

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The fellas’ were so handsome in their grey linen suits.

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

As always, we had to share their sense of humor!

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

A guest brought in this blue eyed beauty! Of course the bride and groom had to get a snuggle in.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

The flowers at crow creek mine are always so beautiful!

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

And then it was time. Cody was so excited and nervous!

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Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Forever!

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

They danced their way down the aisle.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Haha! This was hilarious! Cody rocked that veil.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

When you don’t have a table to sign the marriage license on… why not use an antique car!?

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

As Cody gets used to his new ring, the best man realized he spelled his own name wrong! Whoops!

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Time to celebrate!
Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

There was a whole lot of love in that little tent.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

And then Cody took his beautiful new wife in his arms.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

What a fun cake! Mama and Mr Moose are gettin’ married!

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

They weren’t going to get out of this one! Cody called out all the guys for the garter toss.

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Cody Johnsen,Crow Creek Mine,Elizabeth Strickland,Girdwood,Girdwood Alaska,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Thank you so much to Cody and Liz and all the friends and family that made the Johnsen wedding so memorable! It was beautiful!

 

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Puzon Wedding

Puzon Wedding

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

Jose took a moment to read a note written to him by his bride.

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

 

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Bridal Prep,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,Wasilla Alaska Portraits,

 

Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

 

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Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

This little flower girl came all the way down to the front and then turned back to tell everyone an important message…. shhhh… Here comes the bride!!

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Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

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Ambience Photography,Ceremony,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

 

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Portraits,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

 

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

As a surprise, all of a sudden the dance floor was filled with the beautiful girls dancing the hula!
Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

You should have heard the applause when the bride joined them! 

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

She had been practicing for months! She did a fantastic job! Jose moved his chair to the front so he could get a better view of his lady dancing so beautifully!

And then… to everyone’s surprise, Jose also joined in!

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Jose did a sort of hip hop version of the hula in time with the girls. It was fantastic and so well done!

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Many of Jose and Malissa’s friends performed beautiful music to entertain the guests.

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Jose’s Brother and Malissa’s sister gave some beautiful toasts.

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And then Malissa’s dad had everyone in stitches with his hilarious one!
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And then he swept his baby girl into his arms.

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

What a beautiful cake!

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Their money dance was awesome!  They were covered with money!

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

The party was really getting started!

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Jose cracks me up!

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Friends and family, grab a glass of wine and settle in to see the entire set of these gorgeous photos! Click here!

 

Cook Wedding

It was my idea of a great day for a wedding:  absolutely gorgeous yet misty morning at Glory View Farms. I love shooting in a slight bit of rain.. it just makes some amazing photos!

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Seth was looking good! Camouflage as a wedding color is so fun!
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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Meanwhile Amanda was in the cabin finishing up her last minute touches.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Bridal Prep,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Bridal Prep,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

So absolutely beautiful!

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

 

(c) 2017 Heather Dunn of Ambience Photography

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Amanda’s sweetest and dearest friends and sisters made up her wedding party.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

She had a great idea for wedding party photos! Antlers!

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When Seth and his mom had their photos together, he gave her a kiss and she melted into tears. Its a mom thing. I completely understand.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

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Ambience Photography,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Wasilla Alaska,

Amanda was getting excited! She and the girls peeked out the window to see all her guests!

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Ceremony,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Sage at A Touch of Sage Events did an absolutely amazing job staging this wedding.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Ceremony,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Seth came down the aisle with the biggest smile on his face!
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…And then his smile became even brighter when he saw his beautiful bride. That’s the look every girl dreams of seeing when she walks down the aisle.

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Amanda tried to hold her tears by not looking up at him, but as soon as she did… she broke!
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During the prayer, the little flower girl reverently bowed her head. It was so sweet.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Ceremony,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Amanda’s mom couldn’t stop smiling! This was seconds before they were pronounced man and wife.

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These two took a moment alone to enjoy being Alaska’s newest married couple.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

After a few photos with the wedding party, we spent some time with the couple.
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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

This was a special request by the bride. It was a fun little project!

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,portraits,

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The reception was decorated so beautifully!
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Seth was the chef for the night! That was very ambitious for a busy groom and turned out quite tasty!
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The bride’smaids expression while they kiss makes my day!

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

The toasts were loving and filled with fun memories and laughter.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

The father daughter dance is always a highlight… but when Amanda’s dad broke down in tears, it was too sweet for words. I think a lot of the guests joined in.

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

The dance party was so fun!

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Amanda has quite an arm! Great throw!
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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

The shoe game is always hilarious!
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This little wedding guest enjoyed the flowers so much!

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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Detail Photos,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Reception,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

We stepped away from the reception to take a few more photos, and it was so worth it! When we explored down the road we found a little building with the words “The Cook Shack”! How perfect for Mr and Mrs Cook!
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Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Ambience Photography,Antlers Wedding,Cook Wedding,Glory View Farm,Heather Dunn,Photography in Alaska,Rainy Wedding,Rustic Wedding,Scenery,Wasilla Alaska,

Thanks so much Seth and Amanda for letting us be a part of your day!
We loved playing with you!

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