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alaska elopement photographer

HELLO FELLOW ADVENTURERS!

My name is Ariel; avid hiker, travel obsessed, outdoor enthusiast, mom (aka chaos controller) of 4, wife and full time photographer of adventure seeking couples in love!!

My style is a little bit quirky, bold, colorful! If we work together you can expect to laugh a lot – sometimes with me and sometimes at me… Both are 100% okay!

You should know that I’m always up for swapping travel or adventure stories over a beer… You should also know that I love planning trips; this comes in awfully handy for my couples who know they want to elope but they aren’t sure where or know where but are looking for the perfect off the beaten path air bnb! I want to help you create an amazing wedding experience!

WARNING: Many of my clients turn into great friends and I wouldn’t want it any other way… If you don’t want your photographer to also be an adventure buddy then you might want to run the other way.

We might climb a mountain, get lost (not literally) in the woods or get stuck in the rain. If that sounds like your idea of fun we’re probably a good fit!

I climb rocks (or trees) for fun and this comes in handy when the best angle is from above. I don’t mind getting dirty and that comes in handy because I will happily lay in the mud when the best angle is from below. You get the idea, I do what I need to do make a great image.

I believe capturing those fleeting in between moments is as equally important as the big moments.

I hope you’ll spend some time browsing my work… If you connect with the images and think I might be a good fit for your elopement or intimate wedding send me a note via the contact form… I can’t wait to hear all the fun details!

We are a family of 6 + a dog... Life is beautiful chaos

TAKE A PEEK AT SOME OF OUR ADVENTURES FROM OVER THE YEARS

Every day is an adventure here at the AMW household… It’s not always glamorous. It’s almost always chaos. It’s best kind of chaos though. There’s Me (Ariel)+ Matt  (my adventure partner) + 4 beautiful kids + a silly dog. I hope the images above give you a glimpse into our crazy, fun, adventurous life. We’re based here in beautiful mountains of Asheville NC but travel often, in fact… We’re converting a 37′ long school bus and creating a home we will be taking on the road full time starting in late 2020!! Visiting national parks, hiking, camping, climbing… Immersing our kids to the amazing world we live in! You might ask, what does this mean for you? No travel fees for elopements and weddings throughout the US that fit within our travel schedule! 

 

 

 

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OKAY SO ENOUGH ABOUT ME....

HERE ARE SOME USEFUL LINKS FOR YOU!

IN ADDITION TO PHOTOGRAPHING COUPLES IN BEAUTIFUL LOCATIONS I ABSOLUTELY ADORE LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY… HERE ARE JUST A FEW FAVORITE IMAGES FROM PLACES I’VE TRAVELED OVER THE YEARS

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