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Wedding Styles: Personalize your Wedding

Once upon a time ago there was basically one type of wedding and everyone had it. You got married in a church and you had a reception in the church hall or a local banquet hall. Almost everyone carried bouquets of roses, bridesmaids wore matching dresses and groomsmen...

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2017 Favorites: Tampa Bay Photographer

Thank You! I cannot believe that 2017 is coming to an end already! Thank you to each and every single one of you that has made me your Tampa Bay Photographer! It has been a great year for me both in my business and in my personal life and I look forward to amazing...

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Wedding Cakes…or Doughnuts or Pie?!

Once upon a time ago you got married in a white dress, you didn't see your soon to be husband until you walked down the aisle and it was always in a church! But times are changing and so are wedding cakes! Who would have thought the basic cake would be one of the...

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Tampa Bay Family Session: A Behind the Scenes Look

Are  you looking for a photographer for your Tampa Bay family session? Trying to decide if a family session is right for you? My name is LeShayne, and I am a local photographer but first and foremost I am a mom. Picture day can be hard - finding the right clothes, the...

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First Look: Wedding Day Do or Don’t?

What is a "First Look"? More and more couples are choosing to do a first look - but what does this mean? A first look is when a couple see each other, all dressed up and ready for the wedding but BEFORE the ceremony. While there are multiple ways to do this usually it...

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So you just got engaged!!! What next?

Congratulations! He popped the question and you said yes! It's really happening! It is official you are engaged and getting married. You've (probably) never done this before and are likely saying to yourself, "so now what?" Here are a few tips and next steps we hope...

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TJ & Mary: Homosassa Springs Wedding

TJ and Mary, both former Navy, met while serving our country! While they may have military backgrounds they are the most laid back couple and everything about their wedding day represented a beautiful and simple love! With spring colored dresses, dried wildflower...

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Thanks for the Good Reviews!

Without you guys I could not do this job I sooooo love! So what are brides saying about LeShayne Maddex, Photographer? See for yourself! Mary said... "LeShayne was wonderful. She took such beautiful pictures of our wedding day, and made sure the pictures reflected the...

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Welcome to the Team: Meet Lauren

I am so excited to tell you that we are GROWING here at - and I am so thankful for all of you that make that possible! Starting in 2016 each and every wedding package I offer includes a second shooter. This allows us to capture formal and candid...

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