Perrys Landing Tasting Event 4/25/21

So this is one of my favorite events that I look forward to ALL year!!! It’s not just about meeting new couples in love but this venue is ah-mazing!!!

Perrys Landing has some of the prettiest landscaping that creates a beautiful backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception. Can we talk about sitting out tables on the lawn, to enjoy a meal and looking out at the gorgeous sunset streaming thru the trees?!?

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When I tell you they show off… they do it big. I mean how awesome is it to see the potential of decor that’s available for your big day?!? Here’s just a few of my favorites!!! I have to admit I love a beautiful pop of color. Good thing I’m not getting married because these tablescapes are fabulous and I would not be able to choose just one.

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Miss Ruby. Y’all!!! Her cakes are sooooo good! I don’t even care…. I. Will. Always. Eat. Cake!!! She makes my fat girl heart happy. Things just taste better with some love baked in and her cakes (I have enjoyed several at this point) are always delicious! Oh yeah and I don’t even mess around with them baby cakes – I grab up the full sized!!!

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Can we talk competition? Can we talk about love for our competition? Well I’ve got mad love for Courtney of Sugar Peach. Not only is she so freakin adorable but she is the sweetest too. I’ve worked with her and even for her for several past events. If you need video she would be who I will recommend… EVERY time! PL’s DJ is pretty awesome. I may have shaked this booty five times or ten…. I dunno. That’s just a sign of having a great time and enjoying yourself. I always want to get in on the action and have fun at my events. So if you see me on the dance floor… join me!!! The musicians were so smooth and relaxing. I could totally envision hearing them playing welcoming music as your guests arrive, your ceremony entrance song and recessional music. PL’s staff is top notch! Mignon and her crew make sure every detail is executed perfectly and do it with such grace.

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After confirming a special surprise was coming up…. I rounded up a couple and told them there was about to be some fireworks and I would love to try to get a few pics. They graciously came out…. and I captured a little something fun for them.

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Once I was done I noticed another couple and someone with a cell phone getting some snaps of them. I was a little pushy and had their celltographer (yep I just made up that word) move over and let me get in there. The fireworks were nearly over but I made something magical in the end!!! Oh and if you’re wondering… that bright circle… it’s the moon.

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I’d love to say Congrats to all the couples!!! Thank YOU to everyone that I got to chat with and that allowed me to capture just a quick moment of this exciting time preparing for one of the best days ever!!!

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Finally…. a huge shoutout to my assistant. My skip to My LOU!!! Thank you for making my job easier! I love YOU!!! (previous selfie used because even though I intended to totally snap one of us… I forgot {insert super sad face}).

Spring Mini Sessions 5/16/2021

Hello! Spring Mini Sessions are now available for booking!!!

I’ll be offering Spring Mini Sessions on 5/16/21!!! Mini Sessions start at only $75 for 15 minutes and include 3 digital images (chosen by me) . Upgrade options are available. Take advantage of our special Bundle UP deal & get your choice of 3 mini sessions over the next year for only $225 this special deal includes a 15 minute session time and 5 digital images from each session (chosen by me) and priority scheduling for sessions!!!

Signing up is easy… just send an email to CherieBPhoto@gmail.com to let us know which appointment time you’re interested in, if you’d like a session or a bundle and then secure your session!

Our super cute setup is featured below!!! Some design elements (floor and accessories) might change slightly but the backdrop will be the same.

Appointment Times:

  1. 9:00am-9:20am
  2. 9:20am-9:40am
  3. 9:40am-10am
  4. 10am-10:20am
  5. 10:20am-10:40am
  6. 10:40am-11:00am
  7. 11:00am-11:20am
  8. 11:20am-11:40am
  9. 11:40am-12:00pm
  10. 12:00pm-12:20pm
  11. 12:20pm-12:40pm
  12. 12:40pm-1:00pm
  13. 1:00pm-1:20pm
  14. 1:20pm-1:40pm
  15. 1:40pm-2:00pm

Please let me know which time slot you’d like to reserve. $25 non-refundable payment (cashapp or Paypal via friends & family only) is due at time of booking to reserve your appointment time – appointment times will be updated as they are reserved. Balances will be due no later than 5/10/2021. Email me CherieBPhoto@gmail.com with your preferred session appointment time.

Mistletoe Bakery Mini Sessions!!!

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Signup now to reserve your spot in this sweet little session on 11/3/2019!

ALL the details:

Introducing… Mistletoe Bakery Mini Sessions!!! This amazing name was picked from our first Name This Session Contest and I don’t think it could be more perfect!!! These sessions are available for kids, couples and will be perfect for creating sweet family memories!!! Children must be able to stand unassisted (if they are unable to reach the table, they will need to be comfortable enough to stand on a stepstool unassisted) to have their own session otherwise an older sibling or parent will need to provide supportive assistance.

Sessions are reserved with $75 non-refundable reservation fee to guarantee your time slot via PayPal Friends & Family option. Final payment of $74 will be due 11/1/2019 (using PayPal Friends & Family option) Please be aware that I can only hold a time slot for 8 hours before it is released for booking by another customer. At this time, I am only offering a limited number of sessions. Sessions will be one day only (unless I have a high demand to extend).

***READ*** Extra Very Important Details: Mini session is approximately 10 minutes with a little buffer built into our session, you must be on time or you forfeit your session time and non-refundable reservation fee, session is open to children (must stand on their own to have their own session), couples and families. You will receive 8 images per session (you will be able to select your 8 images-however if they are not selected within 72 hours of online viewing invitation sent then images will be selected by photographer), images will be delivered by email or online download within 5 business days after choosing your images.  By signing up you consent for images to be used for advertising and online public posting by me (Facebook, website, etc.,.). Sessions and payments are non-refundable and non-transferable.

***This session will be interactive as you will be decorating cookies during the session. I will be providing 2 cookies per session. Additional cookies can be added at $7 each and will require advance notice. Please note: if you or any member has any food allergies to sugar, milk, flour or any other normal baking and/or icing ingredients this may not be the right session for you. Let me know before booking if you have any food allergy concerns.

***In reservation notes comment to add first name(s) and age(s) of those that will be photographed.***

Photographer cannot guarantee smiles, expressions or cooperation. Refunds will not be issued for uncooperative children or adults. Please direct any questions or concerns you may have to ContactAtLastProd@gmail.com. During sessions, I will be very busy and will not be able to take phone calls or message back.

Please note: Cell phones are extremely distracting and we only have a limited time available, so for this reason, there are NO cell phones, electronic or recording devices allowed in the studio. Please be advised if you bring one of these devices in by accident you can place it in our check-in basket so there’s no need to take it back to your car. Please be aware this is a small studio space, so please be mindful and only bring those that will be photographed and of course parents are welcome as well.

By signing up you agree and understand that you’re signing up for a non-refundable session. You understand that cancellation, rescheduling and transferring your session time and/or payment is not allowed. You understand that photographer cannot guarantee smiles, expressions or cooperation of anyone photographed. Refunds will not be issued for uncooperative subjects. You also agree to be financially responsible for any damages to equipment or props caused during the session by yourself, children/adults or accompanying guests. You understand if you do not attend the session you will be charged the remaining balance and if not paid within 48 hours you will be blocked from participating in future events.

 

Nashville, TN: Imaging USA

What’s new with At Last Productions???

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ImagingUSA Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville TN

 

We, Cherie and Phillip, had such a great time in Nashville, TN at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. I, Cherie, had to go to Imaging and frankly, it is, hands down, one of the largest gatherings of professional photographers for wedding, newborn, maternity, boudoir and senior photography and so much more. Phillip lets me drag him along because he is the most awesomest person ever!!!

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Snow topped trees on a hilltop

 

Our drive from Augusta, Georgia to Nashville, Tennessee was definitely one filled with beauty and excitement. It was snowing!!! On the way there and while we were there. We’re not talking about that 1/4″ Georgia snow that shuts down schools and has everyone going out to buy up all the milk and bread within a three state radius.  I can only gauge accumulation based on what I saw stacked on chairs, tables and the grass but my guess is 3-4″ total and it was soooo pretty.

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Red Berries

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I was so excited for the snow and Imaging that I stayed awake the whole drive. I’m usually out like a lumberjack after working 15 hours followed up by a hot shower and a full belly and this is only 10 minutes into the car ride. Just sayin for a friend, who gets stuck driving while I am snoring. Other than the snow, I was excited to be able to go and learn from the top educators and professionals in the photography industry.

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I came back having found beautiful new products that I can’t wait to share with our clients. I am overflowing with new ideas about our business and where our direction is taking us.

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We are fortunate to share our journey of our crazy, fun and love filled life with you!

XOXO,

Cherie

Camarie & Alton are married…. AGAIN!!!

At Last Productions was hired to create a monogram for Camarie and Alton but I got to sneak and witness their super sweet commitment to each other. I always try to carry my camera with me. Especially lately. Well because you just never know when you will want it or need it. And if I had a dollar for everytime I’ve said “I wish I had my camera”. Well I’d surely be a thousandaire.

I’m so excited that this day…  I did have my camera!!!

Anna & George are Married!! 6.28.2014 ~ At Last Productions ~ Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church

We are so very happy to announce that one of our favorite couples are now Mr. & Mrs.!! As we waited for the ceremony to begin Anna walked in and… Oh Em Gee!! Her wedding gown was absolutely stunning and I had to grab a quick shot of her in the room. Anna was glowing with excitement and beauty. I’m so happy for them.

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This is right before she walked down the aisle!

The room was one of our most amazing transformations! Contact Us At Last Productions today to talk about how we can bring your vision to life on your wedding day!!

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Amazing Before & After

The centerpieces looked like mini aquariums and fit their water theme perfectly.

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These were perfect for the décor!

A view of the Wedding Party Table

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A beautiful centerpiece was a highlight of the buffet station

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Moving water reflections danced on the ceiling as the bride and groom and guests danced underneath.

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Other also Vendors who made this day possible:
Venue: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
Videography: Burning Tree Media
Caterer: Roux’s Catering
Bartenders: Party on the Rocks
Cake: Big Day Cakes
Florist: Sandra Burton
Photographer: Jason Hurst Photography

Woodland Fairy Sessions

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We have 2 special days for these sessions only. Sessions are very limited so reserve now to guarantee your session with us.

This featured summer series is only $135 and includes a 30 minute session for costume change and photography and 3 Custom Enhanced 8×10 prints.

It is highly recommended that your little girl wear white cotton leggings/capris.

ALL session fees are NON-refundable so please let me know if you have any questions prior to securing your session. THANK YOU!!

To reserve your session click the link below:

Click HERE!!

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Nia & Jason are married!! 5.17.14 The Heal Complex at Paine College Reception

At Last Productions had a great time working with some of our very favorite people, Dewayne and Cassandra of Unique Events. They provided exquisite table décor and florals for Nia & Jason’s wedding celebration. I love how beautifully our company compliments others – it never stops amazing me. I say all the time…. We are just a part of a couple’s wedding day, it takes everyone coming together with the same goal to make it fabulous.

We all began setup the day before the wedding. As far as us perfectionists saw it, the preinstalled pipe and draping just wasn’t there yet. We called on John at Moretz Production Service. At Last Productions has personally worked with him before and he really came through for us all in a major way. John provided the finishing touches on the draping around the room and additional setups for the guest entry way and pipe and drape to conceal two staircases that was so desperately needed. It’s in the details. Watching this room go from drab to fab was like watching a day go from dark to light.

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Another beautiful picture of the Table, florals and lighting…..

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Tonight we meet a stellar vendor – Desmond of Gardenia’s Custom Cakes. His creation for their wedding cake was simply jaw-dropping. He could easily be put into my top 3 wedding cake artists just with the visual alone. Unfortunately I didn’t get to partake in any cake and if you know me – I’m pretty upset over it. I LOVE my cake. However I did have some melt in your mouth cake pops. They were so sweet and yummy I went back for more (don’t tell anyone).

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The catering staff of Paine College did an excellent job on the food and dinner service. They created two ice sculptures for the couple. A swan placed directly above their couple table and a huge heart on the dessert buffet. As a matter of fact, everyone we encountered, at Paine College went above and beyond to help in any way they could.

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We had an amazing time celebrating with Nia & Jason. Everything was beyond gorgeous. I would say by the look on their faces they had a great time too!!

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Do you need help with your event? Do you need vendors that rise to the occasion? Having the right vendors makes all the difference. I can confidently state – we love what we do, care about what we do and truly have the client’s happiness as a top priority. Give us a call or email us today to book your wedding or event!!!

At Last Productions services provided for this event: DJ, Lighting Décor, Custom Monogram and Projection, Cake and Ice Sculpture Lighting. All images used in blog were captured and created by At Last Productions.

04.20.2013 At Last Productions LLC ~ Greenbrier HS PROM!!

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Phillip had a super fun time DJ’ing Greenbrier’s Prom for 2013! We even added a little color via our amazing lighting tech *Cherie*. Yep. That’s right. This old girl is learning more and more about our lighting and I am having a blast doing it!

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The most important message of the night!!!

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Cracker Jacks & a King & Queen!!!

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If you need a professional DJ or photographer or would like to add beautiful lighting to your next event contact us today!