PRIMROSE + TOM // A COUNTRY ENGAGEMENT

PRIMROSE + TOM // A COUNTRY ENGAGEMENT

Prim and Tom are such a sweet couple! We scheduled their engagement session at their gorgeous farm. Prim and Tom were so thoughtful and offered to meet us at the church where they plan to wed. Imagine our surprise when Prim greets us in this stunning purple dress! 

EMMA + TRISTAN // NEWCASTLE BEACH ENGAGEMENT

EMMA + TRISTAN // NEWCASTLE BEACH ENGAGEMENT

Emma had planned a super fun session with props, beers and paint... (they even brought me a beer to celebrate with them - so sweet) Emma + Tristan arrived ready to have some serious fun and we spent most of their session laughing, drinking beer and getting covered in paint... I kind of have the greatest job on earth!

CAMILLE + JAI // PORT STEPHENS FAMILY SESSION

CAMILLE + JAI // PORT STEPHENS FAMILY SESSION

It was such a pleasure to see Camille, Jai & little Bodhi again after capturing their amazing Port Stephen's Wedding early last year. Camille & Jai are preparing to welcome a new addition to their growing family and I was thrilled to capture this special time in their lives :)

Best Moments ~ 2017!

Best Moments ~ 2017!

Looking back on 2017, it has been quite an eventful year! This year has been such a monumental one in so many ways that I thought I’d reminisce on all of the highlights and some of our personal favorites!

MY TOP 9 INSTAGRAM PICTURES 2017

MY TOP 9 INSTAGRAM PICTURES 2017

Our aim is to capture images that are romantic, classic and that could grace the pages of a magazine! We truly feel that 'Likes' don't define our work, but they definitely help us to know what kind of photos you love and want to see ♥️ xo Raquelle

Behind The Scenes ~ 2017

Behind The Scenes ~ 2017

During almost every wedding we try to take a couple of pictures of what the day looks like from our point of view. This year was pretty special because it was the first full year that James and I worked side by side on almost every wedding!

RHIANNI + JOSH // REDHEAD BEACH ENGAGEMENT

RHIANNI + JOSH // REDHEAD BEACH ENGAGEMENT

Rhianni and Josh are probably the most relaxed couple I have photographed in a while, typically I'm meet with a nervous energy at the start of an engagement session but these two arrived with huge smiles ready to have some fun... laughing their way through the session.

JESSICA + MORGAN // ESTATE TUSCANY WEDDING

JESSICA + MORGAN // ESTATE TUSCANY WEDDING

Jess & Morgan had a beautiful wedding at the gorgeous country Estate Tuscany in the Hunter Valley. With just their closest family and friends surrounding them with love and joy and a few tears shed... it was a simply perfect day.

ALLANA + JOEL // HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS WEDDING

ALLANA + JOEL // HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS WEDDING

This was a magical wedding day set amidst the gorgeous scenery of the Hunter Valley Gardens. Allana + Joel planned their day to be elegant and classic, which they pulled off with impeccable style.

JESSICA + MALVIN // PETERSON HOUSE WEDDING

JESSICA + MALVIN // PETERSON HOUSE WEDDING

Jessica and Malvin are the sweetest couple! Their day started with clear blue skies and warm weather which soon turned into a crazy wind machine along with a couple of other hiccups which had the opportunity to derail the day but they managed to carry on with such ease, it was amazing.

ANNABEL + OWEN // HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS WEDDING

ANNABEL + OWEN // HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS WEDDING

I love the Hunter Valley, it is such a beautiful place! Gorgeous rolling hills, amazing wineries and absolutely stunning scenery. The perfect setting for Annabel and Owen's spring wedding!

JESSICA + MORGAN // NEWCASTLE ENGAGEMENT

JESSICA + MORGAN // NEWCASTLE ENGAGEMENT

Jess and Morgan's friendship began when they met through Morgan's cousin who just happened to be one of Jess' uni friends but their relationship really kicked off when they both ended up in the same French class. 

JESSICA + MALVIN // CAVES BEACH ENGAGEMENT

JESSICA + MALVIN // CAVES BEACH ENGAGEMENT

On a warm winters afternoon I caught up with the sweetest couple, Jessica & Malvin at Caves Beach for their engagement session. It was a gloriously sunny afternoon so we wandered the beach and explored the caves.

ALLANA + JOEL // NEWCASTLE ENGAGEMENT

ALLANA + JOEL // NEWCASTLE ENGAGEMENT

Allana + Joel's engagement session was a lovely way to spend a Saturday afternoon! These two lovers were such an easy couple to photograph, their chemistry was obvious from the moment they arrived! I'm so glad we didn't let a little bit of wind stop us... it ended up being an absolutely gorgeous winter session!

LANA + MITCH // MORPETH ENGAGEMENT

LANA + MITCH // MORPETH ENGAGEMENT

I had so much fun exploring Morpeth with Lana + Mitch for their engagement session! Morpeth is one of my favourite places to visit, I mean how lucky are we to have such a sweet little township to explore! Beautiful sandstone buildings, cobbled paths and some gorgeous old doors... a photographer's dream!

ANNABEL + OWEN // NATURAL FAMILY PORTRAITS

ANNABEL + OWEN // NATURAL FAMILY PORTRAITS

It was such a pleasure to see Annabel & Owen as they prepare for their upcoming wedding. This was the first time I got to meet little Emily and oh my goodness... she was all smiles! We can not wait to celebrate your wedding day with you both.

HELEN + ROBERT // SOUTH COAST WEDDING

HELEN + ROBERT // SOUTH COAST WEDDING

What a wedding this was! Helen + Rob had told me that they were looking forward to just having the best day ever with all their close friends and family. That is was going to be so much fun! And they were not wrong at all.