The Gift of Photos | Wilmington Wedding Photographer

It really is the most wonderful time of year, isn’t it? As the holidays creep up on us, we’re all getting ready for some much needed quality time with ourĀ families. When I think of Christmas, I think of picking out the perfect tree, decorating Christmas cookies, twinkle lights, and a lot of laughter. I think Read More

The Barn at Rock Creek Beautiful Rustic Wedding Photography | Caitlin & Michael

Calling this wedding a blast wouldn’t even begin to describe the night I had with Caitlin and Michael. This was one of the most epic dance parties I’ve ever experienced, including Caitlin being hoisted into the air by her friends multiple times. They had incredible, hand picked details, gorgeous floral centerpieces, one of the most Read More

The Loft on Front Downtown Wilmington Wedding Photography | Cat & Matt

Of course a persons wedding day is inevitably one of the happiest days of their lives, but as I walked into the Loft on Front Street in downtown Wilmington to snag some photos of Cat getting ready, all of her friends and her mother started to tell me the story of Cat and Matt. It Read More

Watermark Marina Wedding Photography | Mary & Ben

Mary and Ben are a couple I’ve been lucky enough to get to know as I’ve made myself a new home here in Wilmington. They were one of my first couples to take a chance on me, and one of the first that I photographed here. Not only did they take me by boat to Read More

Holiday Mini Sessions!

SO EXCITED to announce that for the first time EVER, I am doing a set of holiday mini sessions! Located at Wrightsville Beach, on November 18th and 20th. Ideal for families, children, couples, and furry friends! These sessions make for some great gifts for the holidays as well. Send Allison an email at lightbloomphoto@gmail.com for Read More

Ocean Isle Beach House Wedding Photography | Alison & Matt

Matt and Alison are one of those couples who make you feel right at home. I knew when I met them for the first time (in a bar in downtown Pittsburg, filling our glasses with bottomless mimosas before their engagement session) that we would turn out to be friends. They made me feel like more Read More