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Kesley & Elizabeth—Atlantic Beach Wedding


You know that old saying “good things come in small packages”? It definitely holds true for Kesley and Elizabeth’s intimate wedding on Atlantic Beach. With their parents as witnesses, this sweet couple tied the knot on a picture perfect North Carolina coastal day. The groom’s father officiated the ceremony which included a prayer delivered beautifully […]

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Lauren & Marcus—Love at Starbuck”s

Lauren and Marcus, a seriously sweet couple who have hired me to photograph their official July wedding celebration at the historic Turnage Theatre in Washington, NC, wanted to shoot their engagement photos at a Starbuck’s—the place they met. As a devoted Starbuck’s fan, I can certainly understand how the comfy atmosphere and yummy smells can put you “in the […]

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What to wear for a photo session

Deciding what to wear in family photos can be challenging but you shouldn’t stress out over it. (Suddenly I’m reliving all the pressure I felt as a kid picking out the perfect outfit for the dreaded school pictures!) Here are some tips to help you prepare for your photo session. Your choices should compliment the natural setting where […]

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Crystal Coast Bridal Fair—and the Winner is…

I just wrapped a great Saturday at the Crystal Coast Bridal Fair in the Morehead City Civic Center meeting so many nice couples and families, all excited and busy with wedding plans. I heard some lovely stories of couples who grew up and played together as kids, later to find that their perfect match had […]

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My Photo Journey—no road map included

Here it is, finally—the new face of Karen Doody Photography. Long overdue for a facelift, the redesigned website far better represents my brand and style. From wedding coverage and portraits that are fun and modern, with fresh ideas that capture your unique spirit and identity, to my love of nature and wildlife adventure imaging.

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