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Can Catholics Do a First Look?

Let’s talk About It: Catholic Weddings and First Looks   Tradition & History The tradition of the groom not seeing the bride before the wedding day is often assumed to be a Catholic tradition. However, you might be surprised by its origins! This tradition dates back to the time of arranged marriages and was aimed […]

April 24, 2024

A couple shares a first look before their wedding.

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Top 10 Essential Catholic Books for Couples Preparing for Marriage

As a wedding photographer, I have had the privilege of capturing countless beautiful moments – from a couple’s first look on their wedding day to the outrageously joyous dancing at the reception celebrating the new Mr. and Mrs. What makes these moments beautiful is not just the breathtaking wedding gown or gorgeous floral details but […]

March 1, 2024

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Why Catholic Wedding Photography?

Where Kara Loryn Photography comes from and why I love what I do. Why Catholic Wedding Photography? There are so many different types of photography and so many different niches to zero in on so where does the focus on Catholic wedding photography come from? I’m so glad you asked! Introducing something new Hi friend, […]

December 7, 2023

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