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Ten years ago this week, 18 year old me was interning with the lovely Jessica Shae and I officially launched “Rachel Leigh” :D. Learning from her gave me the foundation I needed to begin building a photography business and I’m forever grateful :). From then until now is the story of the little business God […]

Mount Pleasant, TX wedding photographer

Hey, ya’ll! :D. If you’re lookin’ to unwind from Mondayness, I highly recommend Micah and Grace’s gorgeous, happy, fun fall wedding day :D. I’m still amazed and thank the Lord for how wonderfully He worked big and little things out for this day <3. It was a joy to be a part of :D. And […]

Lamar, Missouri wedding photographer

What a beautiful, fun, precious wedding this was ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ . The fall colors were glorious, the old Victorian home was enchanting, and the joy all around warmed my heart :D. Hooray for God working everything out so perfectly and for another dear couple married ๐Ÿ˜€ . Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Costley! ๐Ÿ˜€ With a […]

Lamar, MO wedding photographer

Scott and Evangeline have been friends of mine for over 10 years and for most of that I’ve thought they’d be great together. To see God in His perfect timing knit their hearts this year was so beautiful and made my heart rejoice ๐Ÿ˜€ . As of June 20, they are now man and wife […]

Sedalia, MO wedding photographer

Before I was a bridesmaid in her wedding, I was her bridal portrait photographer ๐Ÿ™‚ :). Getting to photograph one of your dearest friends is always a special joy and this day in May was no exception :D. I love you, Pearl! <3 With a smile, { Rachel Leigh }

George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, College Station, TX bridal portrait photographer

After the world went into lockdown this spring, getting to drive somewhere on a quintessential April day and take senior portraits for a gorgeous girl was a bright spot of normalcy :D. Enjoy the lovely Niyah! With a smile, { Rachel Leigh }

Downtown Daingerfield, TX senior portrait photographer

Today I’m sharing more of Elijah’s senior portraits from back in February! This was a fun day :D. Also, 10 points if you can guess which picture I call “Waiting for Dolores.” Hehe ๐Ÿ˜€ Happy Wednesday to y’all! With a smile, { Rachel Leigh }

Frisco Central Park, Frisco, TX senior portrait photographer

Getting to capture this emotional, thoughtful proposal back in January was a joy :D. They met at a college camp here years ago! So, Yehia finally proposed (Donna had just been crying that morning ’cause he hadn’t done it yet! Awww, haha), surprised her with a slideshow of their relationship (which was supposed to be […]

Camp Copass, Denton, TX proposal photographer

Happy Thursday, y’all! ๐Ÿ˜€ I finally have some time to get back to blogging and first up is Christopher and Karissa’s happy winter day :D. What a fun, beautiful wedding ๐Ÿ™‚ (and the dancing and enthusiastic singing along at the reception made me so happy. Haha :D. Also the mashed potatoes…I still think about them. […]

Mt. Vernon, TX wedding photographer

The day after Pearl got married, my other dear friend Evangeline got married!! What a great weekend ๐Ÿ˜€ :D. Their wonderful union brought me to tears and I praise the Lord for His kindness to them <3 <3 With a smile, { Rachel Leigh }

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