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    I’m Riette, a North Carolina wedding photographer. I love the color teal and shopping at Target. I snack all day long, am an Apple enthusiast, and recently became Mrs. Farthing!

    My heart for photography is founded in relationships. I’m fulfilled, energized, and enthused by building lasting relationships, and I love how photography connects me with people.

    The ability to capture moments for you is another goal of my work. I take pride in giving my clients images that are clean, bright, and timeless - images that, in 30 years, will represent your wedding day as it was when you said, “I do,” without trendy edits that will make your children laugh at the way things were done back in your day.

    It’s an honor to be a part of your wedding day, your special family moments. I cherish the opportunity to make you smile, and to preserve your memories for the ages.

    Romans 1:20 (ESV) For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse.

Fiske Family Portrait Session

Earlier this summer I was contacted by an old friend from high school. I was so honored when Emily reached out to me, saying that she’s been following my work and would love for me to photograph her family. Of course!! So we met up at the retirement community where Emily’s grandfather lives and we […]

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Josiah & Kait’s Lynchburg Engagement Session

It’s with much excitement that I share with you this morning some of my favorites from Josiah & Kait’s engagement session. I’m in Rhode Island right now gearing up to shoot their wedding in a few hours! Take a look and check out my Facebook page tonight to see a sneak peek of their wedding!

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August 1, 2014 - 9:45 am

Laura - Such a pretty session and her hair looks great with those colors!

August 1, 2014 - 2:48 pm

Karena Dixon - Such a sweet session and beautiful backdrop.