Kristen & Nick were married at Rocky Mount in Prattville, AL on April 13, 2013. The wedding and reception was flawless and Kristen was stunning in her Bella Couture dress. Thanks to Fountain City Portraits, Fountain City Players, Southern Wedding Designs, Debbie Kemsel and Father, Son, and Holy Ghost Church choir.
Kayla and Brett were married on April 6, 2013 at The American Village in Montevallo, AL. Thanks To Engaging Celebrations, Nolen Photography, JAMM Entertainment Services, Lillie’s, and The Happy Catering Company.
Justin and Emily eloped to Bora Bora in December of 2012. Justin brought back a lot of raw footage and wanted to have a video made of their trip. This is the trailer to their DVD.
I have recently began working with the Bruno Event Team on different products and they asked me to be their official videographer for the Honda Indy Grand Prix at Barber Motorsports this year. It was a wonderful experience and I had a great time shooting race and all the activities. This is a short highlight reel of the race day.
Every year Innisfree Irish Pub celebrates St. Patrick’s Day like no one else with a two day Weekend Madness party. It all starts at 6am with kegs and eggs. The rest of the weekend include a free lunch buffett and bloody mary bar, live music and dj’s, corn hole, bag pipes, giveaways and plenty of green beer! They wanted me to document a couple of hours of the madness. Everything you see here was filmed between 4pm and 6pm on Saturday. I can only imagine what the other 46 hours were like!
When Andy of KG Designs asked me to come to NYC to video his wedding I was honored. This video was a lot of fun to put together and as you can see everyone had a great time.
Life-Stylez and GoKickball of Birmingham, AL sponsored a ski trip to Aspen/Snowmass, CO in the winter of 2013. All ski footage was shot with GoPro Hero, Hero2 and Hero3 cameras. Music by C2C.
Paige and Justin met in Birmingham, AL while Justin played baseball for the Birmingham Barons and Paige attended school at UAB. They were married on February 9, 2013 at Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus, Mississippi and now reside in California. Photography by Robert Norris Photography.
This live music video performance is for The Vegabonds new single, Sink Or Swim, off their upcoming album, RCA Studio B. It was filmed live at Zydeco in Birmingham, AL on 12/15/12. The Vegabonds are a southern rock, jam band from Auburn, AL by way of Nashville, TN. You can hear more of their music on iTunes and their website, thevegabonds.com.
A behind the scenes look at a summer wedding on Lake Martin. Catering by Kathy G. & Co. Floral design by KG Designs. Lighting by AG Lighting. Photography by Arden Photography. Videography by Carroll Production. Cake by Barb’s Cakes. Music by Total Assets.
Tess and Steven were married at J&D Farms. The wedding was beautiful and we could not have asked for a prettier day. Thank you J&D Farms, Sunny Jones Photography, Bits and Bobs, and Rawwbeauty.
Wynter and Rob were married at Windwood Equestrian in Pelham, AL. They are both very talented photographers and long time friends of mine. Thanks to the following vendors for making this day so perfect. Christopher Confero, Arden Photography, Brittany Benton Massey, Carol Harris Riley, Chef Bob Vaningan and The White Room.
Survive This Mud Race is an all new annual mud race that will take place on March 2, 2013! Check it out at SurviveThisMudRace.com!
A behind the scenes look at a Signature Style shoot for Alabama Weddings Magazine and Kathy G.
Terah and Tyler had a beautiful ceremony and reception at B&A Warehouse in Birmingham, AL. Special thanks to Alene Gamel of I Do I Do! Wedding Planning, J. Messer Photography, Brittany Benton Massey for hair and makeup, Hothouse Design Studio, JAMM Entertainment Services, and Sweet Spot Confections.
Promotional video for Sandpiper Vacation Rentals in Seaside, FL.
The First Annual Pew Decorating Competition at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.
Brooke and Dale were married Leeds First United Methodist Church and had their reception at Pine Tree Country Club. The wedding was beautiful and it was great to work with Wynter Photography, Brittany Benton Massey and Scot Wedgeworth.
I have known Gracie all of my life. We grew up in the same neighborhood and our families have been friends since I was a child so when she asked me to shoot her wedding I was honored and excited. Gracie and Justin had a beautiful wedding and reception at Mathews Manor. Jan O’Donelle of Cakes by Jan provided the wedding cakes. Gracie chose her wedding dress from The White Room and the bridesmaid’s dresses from Bridesmaid’s Inc. Wynter Pate of Wynter Photography captured the day in photographs.
Lindsay and Jake were married at Mountain Brook Community Church and had their reception at The Club. They chose an amazing group of professionals to put together their special day. The White Room provided her wedding gown and Bella Bridesmaid the bridesmaid dresses. Brittany Benton Massey did the hair and make up for the girls and David Boyd Photography captured the day in pictures. The floral design was by Lillie’s. Barb’s Cakes made the bride’s cake and Cakes by Audrey made the groom’s desert table.
The Vegabonds are a Nashville based southern rock, jam band from Auburn, AL. This is the trailer from their performance at Ampalooza at the Lake Martin Amphitheater on July 28, 2012 where they opened up for The Charlie Daniels Band.
Taylor and Michael were married in Oxford, AL at The Barn in Brookside. It was the hottest day of the year with temperatures reaching 105 degrees! The heat didn’t slow anyone down though and the wedding turning out beautiful thanks to the wonderful group of professionals that worked so great together. Wedding coordinator and floral design by Cindy Williams. Catering by The Glass House. Photography by Claire Caballero Photography. Videography by Carroll Production.
Nancy and Wade were married at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Homewood, AL. Their reception was held at the beautiful Rancho de las Aguilas estate. The Happy Catering Company provided the food and Arden Photography captured their day in pictures.
Alyson and Michael were married at beautiful Lake Martin, AL.
Jessica and J were married at The Lake Guntersville Lodge. It was a pleasure working with The Bridal Chicks (Amber Strickland and Tequila Sander) photography for the first time. Special thanks to Ladybug florist, Michelle Thompson for the cakes and Country Case for the wonderful music at the reception.
Casey and Simeon were married at Casey’s family’s lake house on Lake Martin. The whole day was spectacular thanks to the wonderful group of professional that help put it all together. Catering by Kathy G.; Floral design by KG Designs, Lighting by AG Lighting, Cake by Barb’s Cakes, and Music by Total Assets.
Kimberly and Stephen were married at the beautiful Events on Court in Gadsden, AL with a reception at the Gadsden Museum of Art. It was my first time working with Becky Baker of Becky’s Brides and she was AMAZING!! The whole day went smooth as planned.
I met Jason and Bree in a small group through Church of the Highlands a few years ago and we have been friends ever since so I was honored and excited when they asked me to shoot their wedding. They were married at the Rancho de las Aguilas estate. The rain held off just long enough for the out door ceremony. Thanks to Vince Gray of InDesign Artistry for the beautiful floral arrangements. Jerrod Brown was great to work with and his photographs were amazing!
Rebekah and Bryan were married at Altadena Valley Presbyterian Church. Their reception was held at the beautiful Swann Lake Stables. Anita Kanellis of AK Brides put together a great team of professionals that made sure the evening was everything the couple dreamed it would be.
Katy and Townsend had their wedding and reception at the beautiful Carraway-Davie House. I had a great time with this couple. They were so much fun to work with and looked great together! APPEAR Photography was on the scene documenting their special day in pictures.
Austin is the founder of the Birmingham branch of Go Kickball. We met during the first season when there were only a few teams. Last year the league was up to around 70 teams! Go Kickball is also where Austin met Lee! After seeing her on the field a couple times Austin decided to make his move and after dating for a while he decided to take her off the market! They had a beautiful wedding at The American Village in Montevallo, AL.
Maria and Brad were married at Prince of Peace in Hoover, AL. They were a lot of fun to work with and kept me laughing most of the day! The reception at Embassy Suites was beautiful thanks to Andy Tolar of Design Productions and Meghan Cease of M. Elizabeth Weddings and Events. Brittany Benton Massey made sure the bride and bridesmaids hair and make up looked great and Flower Art did an amazing job with their floral arraignments. Feel The Beat Entertainment made sure the crowd was dancing and Wynter Pate of Wynter Photography was there to capture it all with her camera.
GoKickball is a kickball league that started a few years ago and has turned into one of the biggest social scenes in Birmingham. Games are on Thursday nights at George Ward park in Birmingham, AL. After the games everyone enjoys free cover, food, and drink specials at the league bars; Innisfree Irish Pub and Moe’s Original BBQ. Carroll Production is a GoKickball sponsor along with Innisfree, Moe’s, Coors Light, and Anderson Sports Medicine.
Jillian and Jason were married at Renaissance Resort at Ross Bridge. My good friend and collegue, Jan O’Donnell, of Cakes by Jan introduced my to Jillian and Jason a few months before their big day. Jan also made the cakes (which were amazing) and was their event coordinator. Talk about multi-tasking! The wedding party looked stunning thanks to Brittany Benton Masey who did everyone’s hair and make up! It was also a pleasure to work with Arden Ward of Arden Photography!
I met Jessica Bryant and Ryan Sciacca while shooting her friend’s wedding (Leighton + Ryan) in Jacksonville, FL. Jessica was one of Leighton’s bridesmaids and when Ryan popped the question she asked me to shoot her wedding as well. They were married at the Bryant family farm in Selma, AL, so it was fitting that Jessica would ride in on a John Deer tractor to be escorted down the aisle. I was so glad to be apart of their big day.
Carroll Production is a sponsor for the Birmingham GoKickball league www.gokickball.com/birmingham. Every year GoKickball puts together a ski trip and this year they asked if I would come and shoot it in Heavenly at Lake Tahoe. I was more than happy to help, and I’m glad I did. We had a blast on and off the slopes.
“Jessica and John were married at Calvary Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa, AL. Their wedding was beautiful and they were so much fun to work with. They met while at school at the University of Alabama so it was only fitting to have their reception at The North Zone at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Check out this awesome video of John proposing to Jessica! youtube.com/watch?v=q9R6U739rFc“
Mary Canaan and Bryan were married on Mary Canaan’s family’s land in Tuscaloosa, AL one weekend after the devastating tornado ripped its way through Tuscaloosa. Their day was even more meaningful because of the new beginnings that were taking place in a town having to rebuild homes and lives. This wedding was special, with a picture-perfect bridal entrance, when Mary Caanan rode to the ceremony in a horse and carriage where her father met her and escorted her down the aisle.
Amanda has been a good friend of mine ever since we met in a small group through Church of the Highlands! It was an honor to be asked to be a part of her wedding day! The wedding was at The American Village in Montevallo, AL. The entire day was beautiful from start to finish as you can see in her teaser. It didn’t hurt that I was able to work side by side with Anita Kanellis of AK Brides and Greg Hawkins of Studio G Photography either. It always helps I get to team up with such amazing professionals.
Jackie and Jason were married on December 31st. Appropriately enough they turned their wedding reception into a New Year’s Eve party! Everyone had a blast dancing in the new year with a champagne toast at the stroke of midnight!
Jordan and Stuart were married in Guntersville, AL. This wedding was beautiful from start to finish, with a rustic, country themed reception. One of my favorite things there was the tree-stump groom’s cake that looked so real that it was almost a shame to cut it! They left the reception with huge sparklers in the back of an old pickup truck. Perfect ending.
I met Kristen and Kiah while shooting her friend’s wedding (Elena + Jarod) in Hoover, AL. Kristen was one of Elena’s bridesmaids and she and Kiah asked if I would shoot their wedding in Tuscaloosa, AL the following year. As you can see in the video the wedding was absolutely beautiful, with an amazing reception at the North River Yacht Club.
I met Jarod and Elena while shooting Jarod’s sister’s wedding (Jessica + Ryan) in Selma, AL. My most memorable moment from their wedding was the sword arch exit after the ceremony. Jarod graduated from the Naval Acadamy and the sword arch is a Marine Corps wedding tradition.
I’ve known Rachel since the day she was born…because she is my little cousin, the oldest of four and I have lots of great memories of spending holidays together over the years. She met Michael while in college at Ole Miss and they were married here in Birmingham.
Tanner hired me to shoot her wedding because I am her cousin and if she didn’t then it would be very awkward at family get togethers when I refused to talk to her. Completely kidding…I think! Tanner and Mason had been together for such a long time that we already considered him family, so we had a big party to make it official.
Leighton and Ryan were married at Leighton’s Uncle’s house in Jacksonville, FL on the St. John’s River. The river was the perfect backdrop for the ceremony and wedding. The entire weekend was amazing and I was honored to be a part of it. My favorite moment of the wedding was at the end when Leighton and Ryan made their exit. They walked down the dock and left in her uncle’s boat as fireworks lit up the night overhead.
Scott is in the military and met Tatiana while overseas in Russia. They fell in love and he brought her back to the United States to make her his bride! It was an honor to be part of their big day.
I loved watching Sara and Sam together. Both of them were glowing all day and could not stop smiling. It was contagious! I heard from Sara a few weeks ago and she told me that they just had a baby girl and they named her Samantha. Congrats guys!
A demo reel of some recent weddings.