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I'm Sarah and I'm so happy you're here. This blog is full of past weddings, engagements and my best tips for photographers & brides!

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Meet Rachel! You’ll be seeing a lot more of her, as I am so excited to introduce her as the newest member of the Sarah Folsom Photography team! Rachel has been working alongside me second shooting for weddings, while also handling business operations behind-the-scenes for a while now. She’s going to start offering portrait sessions […]

Hadden Estate Wedding

Hadden Estate Wedding | Watkinsville, GA

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Weddings

Yeni and Zach’s Hadden Estate wedding was so much fun! Hadden Estate is a new venue in Watkinsville and it has so much to offer. The venue is situated on a blueberry farm and the entire property is gorgeous. There are a few different options as to where to have the ceremony. Yeni and Zach […]

Private Residence Wedding

Private Residence Wedding | Rutledge, GA

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Weddings

Leah and Jack’s private residence wedding was incredibly special. Their engagement session was in Madison, so I loved how they kept the outdoor theme throughout their wedding festivities. It was great getting to know Leah and Jack’s personalities through their engagement session, to then being able to understand how they envisioned their wedding day. Leah […]

Intimate Garden Wedding

Intimate Garden Wedding | Decatur, GA

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Megan and Brandon’s intimate garden wedding was breathtaking. After their engagement session, I couldn’t wait to celebrate their big day with them! I couldn’t wait to see Hotel Clermont dressed up for Megan and Brandon’s wedding. It’s such a unique space to get married! Megan and Brandon are an incredibly intentional couple. The flow of […]

Lake Oconee Engagement | Maggie and Ryan

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Engagements

Maggie and Ryan’s Lake Oconee engagement session was absolutely breathtaking! We landed on having their engagement session at Sandy Creek Barn because Maggie and Ryan are actually getting married there. The venue is gorgeous and I can’t wait for their wedding day! It’s so unique that Maggie and Ryan chose to have their engagement photos […]

Athens Engagement

Athens Engagement | Emma and Brendan

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Engagements

Emma and Brendan’s Athens engagement session was incredibly special. For starters, these two are middle school sweethearts! I photography high school and college sweethearts all the time, but middle school is so sweet and unique. Emma and Brendan both went to UGA, so we knew we wanted part of their session to be on North […]

Pinecroft at Crosley Estate Wedding

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April and Jackson’s Pinecroft at Crosley Estate wedding was one of the first of my photography career. I started photographing weddings when were living in Ohio, and April and Jackson’s wedding is one I think of often. April planned a gorgeous day with stunning details. The floral arch at their ceremony was breathtaking and I […]

What Should You Do If It Rains On Your Wedding Day?

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For Brides

So many brides worry about what would happen if it were to rain on their wedding day. Below, I’ve highlighted some things to consider as you’re going through the process. Does your venue have a rain plan? Especially if planning an outdoor ceremony and/or reception, make sure you’re aware of the backup plan if rain […]

Do You Really Need a Second Photographer?

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For Brides

A frequent question I get from brides is: “Do I really need a second photographer for my wedding”? I wanted to have a dedicated blog post to share the importance, and hopefully convince you if I haven’t already 😉 Having a second shooter allows for the same moment to be captured from different perspectives. By […]

The Wimbish House Wedding

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Ashley and Jasen’s Wimbish House wedding was a classic affair. White was the color for their wedding; from the bridesmaids dresses to the flowers and the reception space, I absolutely adored this look! Ashley and Jasen were the sweetest couple to work with, and all around so much fun. I love when couples incorporate their […]

Madison Engagement Session

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Engagements

Hanging out with Leah and Jack in their hometown of Bostwick, Georgia for their engagement session was such a treat. These two are getting married on March 19th, so you could say I can’t wait to celebrate them so soon! I loved getting to know them during this session and seeing the ways they love […]

The Swan House

The Swan House Editorial

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Editorials

The Swan House is a venue that most wedding industry professionals have high on their bucket list, and I was lucky enough shoot an editorial here recently. Everything about The Swan House is swoon worthy. The architecture and the landscaping are a photographers dream! The details from this day were topnotch, thanks to Heather Benge […]

Midtown Atlanta Engagement Session

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Engagements

McKenzie and Cameron’s Midtown Atlanta engagement session took us through Winn Park and Peachtree Street. We chose to walk Peachtree Street as McKenzie and Cameron both worked in the PWC building throughout their relationship. They would walk to get coffee together, so I really loved this full circle moment getting to spend time in the […]

Cator Woolford Gardens Engagement

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Engagements

I loved getting to spend time with Megan and Brandon during their Cator Woolford Gardens Engagement session earlier last year. These two are having an intentional and intimate wedding next month (what!) and I cannot wait to celebrate with them. I’ve had the best time getting to know Megan and Brandon over the past year, […]

Peachtree Club Rooftop Wedding

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Melanie and Michael were the sweetest most intentional couple and I loved every minute of working with them. Within seconds of meeting them, you can tell how deeply they care for one another, but also everyone around them. Their Peachtree Club Rooftop wedding was incredible. From the views to their fairytale first dance, I loved […]

Big Canoe Clubhouse at Lake Sconti Wedding

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Morgan and Gary’s Big Canoe Clubhouse at Lake Sconti wedding was so dreamy and unique. The pretty mountain views were the perfect backdrop for this special day. I loved how their planner and designer, Lindsey Wise Designs, pulled off the most gorgeous boho design. From the ceremony signage to the champagne wall during the reception, […]

Magnolia Oaks Farm Wedding

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Anslyn + Brady were such a fun couple to get to know and a joy to work with throughout their engagement and wedding day. They’re the kind of people who you feel like you’ve known for years. Each moment of their Magnolia Oaks Farm Wedding day was intentional, personal and so sweet. I loved that […]

The Farm at High Shoals Wedding

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Haley and Brian’s The Farm at High Shoals wedding was a highly anticipated summer night! After being thrown quite a few curveballs due to COVID, this couple was ready to celebrate with their closest friends and family. Oakwood Lace & Co. guided them through having to change their plans just a few months out, and […]

Classic Piedmont Room Wedding

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Emma + Victor’s classic Piedmont Room Wedding was all things intentional and SO much fun. After shooting their engagement session earlier in the year and getting to know them on a more personal level, I couldn’t wait to be a part of their wedding! From the way Victor reacted during their first look, to the […]

The Engine Room Wedding, Monroe, Georgia

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Weddings

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of photographing Mary Trent + Joshua’s big day at The Engine Room in Monroe, Georgia. Funny enough, I used to babysit Joshua and his siblings, so it was special to get to document this season of his life. I love when weddings come full circle and remind me […]

Editorial: Thompson House & Gardens Styled Shoot

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Editorials

First off, WOW! Let’s talk about this recently styled shoot at the Thompson House & Gardens. Earlier this year, some wonderful vendor friends and I got together to create this beautiful day. It was important for us to have the decor and design compliment the gardens themselves, and I think the whimsical touches did just […]

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