North Carolina Photography Blog by 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!

We're Radhika and ian


adventure with us

March 7, 2020

We often get asked for recommendations on wedding vendors in Raleigh/Durham NC. As local NC wedding photographers, we have had the pleasure of working with so many favorites! We created the list below to introduce you to some of our favorites in the business. Have questions about a vendor not on this list? Send us […]

March 7, 2020

When we started our business in 2014, we had no IDEA what we were getting into! Now, over 5 years later, we’ve curated a list of some of our top recommendations of business and photography resources if you, like us, want to jump head first into this crazy fun entrepreneurial life!

February 29, 2020

We’re hearing excitement for House of Work’s new background color: Apricot! We’re looking forward to bringing people who are interested into the studio for branding minis.

palm trees california

February 23, 2020

Where can you shoot alongside some of your favorite photographers in beautiful, sunny weather, then hear them talk about their businesses in the classroom? Photo Native. This conference made our trip to Santa Barbara so incredible, and unlike anything we’ve experienced before. We left inspired, excited, and with a portfolio full of fun images that […]

surfing couples beach lifestyle session

February 23, 2020

Radhika and I have been really inspired this past year to have more fun in our work, so I was really excited to join Wendy Laurel for a beach couples lifestyle session on the beach during Photo Native featuring the experimental techniques she’s been using in her own work.

cannonball into hotel pool

February 23, 2020

Who remembers the joy of being in the pool? What if you could capture that experience? The underwater photography workshop hosted by Noel Besuzzi at the Goodland in Santa Barbara showed just how fun and magical an underwater family session can be!

couple on vacation poolside

February 23, 2020

Do you have any memories that are tied to a scent? This fragrance editorial explores that concept, and follows a couple on their seaside vacation.

japanese kintsugi

February 23, 2020

This editorial explores the art of Kintsugi, a Japanese tradition that embraces imperfection. This art involves fixing brokenness, usually in pottery, and embracing that flaw by using lacquer to fix it, thereby making it even more beautiful than it was before.

chad biggs event design ceremony arch

February 23, 2020

We so often get asked by couples who we recommend for different aspects of wedding. During the Meadows Wedding Showcase this year, we got to work with so many amazing stars!

newborn baby grey eyes

February 22, 2020

Baby Aveera greeted me with some cute smiles at her sweet and simple newborn session at her home.