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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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James, Jess & Julia: Palm Harbor Family Session

I am lucky to call James & Jessica my friends and when they came to visit from "across the pond" I got the opportunity to meet their latest addition. Julia is the most precious child, and those cheeks! Just too cute! We did this Palm Harbor family session at the...

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Olivia & Anthony: Springhill Wedding

These sweet kids ordered up perfect weather for their Springhill wedding. With festive red to follow the recent holidays, these two tied the knot in a church where the bride's grandfather officiated. A message filled with love and hope alongside some precious family...

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