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Florida bride coming up behind the groom and tapping him on the shoulder for the first look before the wedding ceremony at their Bayanihan Arts and Events Center wedding venue

Planning A First Look In Tampa Florida


For Brides

Planning a first look for your Tampa wedding day will give you the opportunity to create a moment that will be filled with love and excitement! A first look is typically a tender moment for both the bride and groom. However, you can include whoever you want to! By capturing how your groom and others […]

Tampa Wedding Photographer What is a First Look The Pros and Cons - Couple Having a Wedding First Look in Tampa, Florida

What is a First Look? [The Pros and Cons]


For Brides

What is a First Look? Chances are you’ve heard about the famous “First Looks” that are very popular these days. Sure, it means you see each other before the ceremony. But that’s not all there is to them. Exactly what is a First Look and what are the Pros and Cons? A Wedding First Look […]

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