fall Chetola Resort wedding


Best Venues for Fall Weddings | Chetola Resort

If you’re looking for inspiration for your fall wedding, Jamilet & Michael’s colorful Chetola Resort wedding won’t let you down. Their day was as picture-perfect as they come, and they really hit the sweet spot when the trees are in full color, right before winter kicks in. They opted for an intimate wedding with their […]

Ritchie Hill Bridals by Dawn Marie Photography


Bridals at Ritchie Hill, Concord, NC | How to Prepare for Your Bridal Session

Haley’s bridal session at Ritchie Hill in Concord, NC was one I’ll never forget. Not only is the historic venue stunning, but this bride-to-be was phenomenal to work with! Haley is so sweet, photogenic, and a rock star when it comes to taking pictures. Her session seemed to fly by as we had fun mixing […]

North Carolina wedding photographer


Blue Ridge Mountain Wedding Venues | Winter Wood Farm Wedding

Kaitlyn and Peter said, “I do!” underneath the beautiful blue skies of North Carolina. Surrounded by their closest friends and family, this was a day they will never forget. It was an honor to capture every minute of the experience for them. They both value family and friends above all else, so they wanted a […]



To Look or Not to Look | Pros + Cons of a Wedding First Look

As a wedding photographer, you’d probably assume I feel strongly one way or another about doing a first look. But here’s the thing: it’s YOUR big day. So, the only thing I’ll encourage you to do is have fun and cherish every moment of your sweet day.  Don’t worry about the logistics or when you’ll […]


dawn walsh

Dawn started her career in fine art wedding photography in 2012 on the foundation of genuine connection. She provides comfort for her clients through her down to earth personality and playfulness that allows them to show genuine interactions and emotions with one another in front of the camera. Capturing the essence of their relationship and the love they have for each other, with an editorial composition.

At home, Dawn is a wife and mother, living on a ranch in North Carolina. Spending quality time with family and dear friends, traveling, and having experiences is what drives her. Her family also fosters children and is active in fighting for all foster kids and their needs. 
Being able to have fun with her family, travel and share experiences is all because of the blessings God has given her and never taken for granted.



I would love to hear about your day and tailor an experience personalized to you. 

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