Ashley, I don't even know how to start this blog post! I think your bridals turned out to be supper, duper, x3 to the 4th power amazing! This shoot is defiantly a top contender! I'm just blown away how you brought it to this shoot!!! Now the pressure is on for your wedding, Jenny and I expect the same type of romantic, fashion, and edgy type of behavior from you the day of your wedding, you know that right!!! You have a lot to live up to now!!! J/K.

On a serious note, I really do hope you and your family loves these images as much as we do, for me they are some of my favorite work. I'm sure that Jenny will also agree!!!!

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Allison Davis says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 9:05 AM

Lovely bridal session! So many amazing photos, but my favorite is the BW series with her sitting within a framed area. But they're all so beautiful!

Jenny says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 9:09 AM was such a pleasure to shoot your portraits!!!!! We loved every minute of it! Can't wait to the wedding!

Eddie...I LOVE LOVE what you are doing withe surely are doing a lovely job with your new baby...the blog! LOVE IT!!!!!!! and LOVE YOU!!!!!

moom says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 9:12 AM

WOW, Jenny and Eddie ya'll are absolutely the most amazing photographers in the industry. Your vision and creativity is incredible. Thank you so much for making the day of the shoot so much fun. I appreciate you both making Ashley feel so special. Your compassion and fun loving attitude is what sets you guys apart from the rest.
I can not wait for the wedding, it will be a blast and we are so Blessed to have you to play a part in our Big Day! Thank you again. Love, Vicki

Ashley says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 11:18 AM

These pictures are amazing...I LOVE them, and they are so prefect and everything I was looking for. I had a wonderful time shooting with you both and can't wait for the wedding! I will be bringin it, be ready!! Thank you so much, you both are so much fun to be around and are amazing at what you do.

Jenny Martell says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 11:56 AM

Thanks Allison really appreciate the comment

Jenny Martell says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 2:39 PM

Thanks Ashley and Moom, very much enjoyed doing your bridal session !!!!!

Gaby says: Sunday, March 7, 2010, 11:08 AM

These are stunning!!! I love the black and white ones they're timeless :)

Billie, The Stoneleigh Hotel & Spa says: Tuesday, April 26, 2011, 12:20 PM

Beautiful Bride! You certainly captured the beauty of the space and a great bride was the perfect addition!

thank you for sharing these amazing shots

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This post is a bit long, so we encourage you to put on some Robin Thick, cozy up to your loved one, and hopefully help us wish Kyle + Ashley a long future together!!!!!

Jenny and I wanted our readers, as well as Kyle + Ashley's extended family to have all the inside scoop on how this super cute couple met, and finally, all the details of how Kyle decided to get down on one knee and and ask Ashley for her hand in marriage. So, we asked her friends and family to give us the inside story:

Ashley and Kyle first met through mutual friends at SMU. She happened to be over at his townhouse one day while he was making himself breakfast (around noon - they were on college time). He was training for Mr. SMU at the time, a body building competition, and wasn't wearing a shirt while he was whipping up his healthy concoction of yogurt and oats. It only took ten minutes for them to be stuck on each other. Even though they didn't see each other much for the next two years, when they final did bump into each other fate set in. They both ended up at a mutual friends party one night. Ashley showed up and said hi to everyone in the group but him, too shy to speak to let alone make eye contact with the guy, then she went and sat down in a chair as far away from him as possible. That wasn't going to stop Kyle though, a few minutes later he got up and pulled a chair over next to her. Ashley couldn't believe it. She thought her heart was going to jump right out of her chest. They sat together and talked and goofed around for the rest of the evening. At the end of the night when she got up to leave he attempted to get her number many times, at first she denied him but his persistence paid off... its all history from there. They finished out their last years of college - walking with each other to class each day and going out or studying at night. Ashley watched Kyle graduate and start his career and a year later Kyle did the same with Ashley. From there life got even better, they started to travel when they could, taking many trips around the country and to find the best undiscovered beaches and even spent two weeks in Europe. On their two and a half year "anniversary," Kyle took Ashley back to her hometown of Park City, Utah and after a day of snowboarding he led her to the top of the mountain, got down on one knee, and proposed. She said yes.

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Ashley and Kyle Brinkley says: Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 9:47 PM

Jenny and Eddie - Oh my Gosh!! Words can not describe!!! We just saw these for the first time!! They are amazing!! Thank you soo much for giving us the most beautiful wedding photos we could have ever imagined and being such great friends to us on such an important day! You did an amazing job and we are so excited to have such beautiful memories to look back on.

Jenny Martell says: Thursday, March 4, 2010, 1:45 PM

Tropical Occasions was a total pleasure to work with, we very much appreciated their patience and eagerness to help us during K+A special time spent in Costa Rica! Hope we get to work together again... keep your fingers crossed!!


Celina Gomez says: Thursday, March 4, 2010, 3:36 PM

Wow seriously... these are crazy awesome.. I'm in love.

K that's all ;-)


Jenny Martell says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 12:10 PM

Thanks Celina or the comment... much appriciated

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