Weddings Archives - Radian Photography

Hello! We're so glad you're here! We are wedding and lifestyle photographers who have big hearts for exploring the world together, finding beauty in the intentional couples and families we get to photograph, and refueling with giant cups of coffee. Thank you for visiting our blog, where we document all of that and more. We hope you stay here for a while!

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adventure with us

September 23, 2020

Your wedding’s first impression? Definitely your paper goods, including your save the date cards cards and invitation suite! We wanted to spotlight a business that makes this super simple and provides couples a way to customize gorgeous paper goods that will have a spot on your guests’ fridges for years!

Bride and Groom at Hillsborough Courthouse

September 5, 2020

Kesha and Dan have been together for several years, but used COVID as an excuse to tie the knot at an intimate courthouse wedding in Hillsborough, NC! They reached out to me to capture some images of the day with two of Kesha’s sons present.

bride and groom holding hands

August 31, 2020

Looking for a beautiful intimate outdoor wedding venue? Look no further! The Pavilion at Nicks Road is a perfect spot to plan and host your micro wedding.

bride and groom sunset photos

August 19, 2020

Being in business for over 5 years means that we get to have lots of full circle experiences at this point, and this elopement in NC is one great example!

the meadows wedding raleigh nc

July 30, 2020

We’ve seen an influx of requests in our inbox for intimate ceremony celebrations. Whether at a courthouse or at the original venue, we wanted to share some ideas for spaces to tie the knot. We asked our friend, Kelley Farris, at The Meadows, to share a few locations that may be perfect for your smaller […]

first kiss courthouse elopement

July 27, 2020

We’re sharing the sweetest Orange County courthouse wedding today. Trayce contacted us the week before she and Addison decided to tie the knot in Hillsborough, NC.

chapel hill wedding venue

July 24, 2020

One of our beautiful weddings this year was to take place at The Parlour at Manns Chapel, an intimate wedding venue in Chapel Hill, NC. Unfortunately, it has been postponed to next year, so we decided to visit it virtually through an editorial we shot there a few years ago. We invited Yvette and Aimee, […]

two brides at raleigh wedding

June 23, 2020

While we can stay 6+ feet away from you with our lenses to keep everyone safe during the COVID pandemic, it made us wonder — what if we had to be really close to you in order to work? Specifically, what about hair and makeup artists who have to right in front of you? We […]

raleigh micro wedding tips

June 1, 2020

As more and more large events are COVID-canceled, many couples are reconsidering big wedding celebrations in favor of more intimate affairs with their closest family members. Need help planning your Raleigh micro wedding?

wedding hair and makeup beauty tips

May 21, 2020

From terrible tans to overdone bronzer, we know that wedding hair and makeup can make or break your bridal look, so we wanted to provide some helpful tips when you’re ready to book your artist!