There are so many reasons we love photographing weddings, but the one that trumps them all is that couples allow and trust us to witness and document some of the most beautiful and intimate moments in their lives. Doing a first look is not only great for stress relief, it’s often a wonderfully intimate, emotion-filled moment for couples who choose to go this route.

We were honored and blessed to document this for Ryan and Miranda:

If you haven’t already read our thoughts about doing a “first look” on your wedding day, you can read about that here.

Oh and just in case you are a photographer, I VSCO’d every one of these photos. :)