Danielle Defayette

Danielle Defayette

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i'm Danielle.

Hey friend!

One

Bella Belle to be exact.

designer shoes

Two

from my littlest love, Warren Emory.

goofy smiles

Three

from my hunky husband!

kisses

Four

all fifty shades of it!

The color white

Five

I've traveled abroad so many times in the last six years and I can't get enough!

Visiting Europe

Six

I will never forget the beautiful canals and colorful buildings of Venice!

gondola rides

Seven

The more dramatic the better.

Bridal Portraits

Eight

So much so that I've found myself with four dogs and a cat!

furry friends

Nine

I start counting down the days as soon as the last Autumn leaf hits the ground!

SPRINGTIME

Ten

I haven't met a beach I didn't like!

The ocean

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things I'm crazy about

My Top Ten

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So, I bought a camera, and the rest was history. (j.k. there's more...)

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that's so cool

i was done. beated. passionless. it was time for a change.

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It all started...

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My Story

See my work published in a wedding magazine

Do a photoshoot in front of the Eiffel Tower. 

Learn to shoot film photography from some of the greats.

Photograph a destination wedding in Europe.

Learn to make homemade pasta (& other Italian dishes)

Road trip out west to the Grand Canyon

Travel internationally... for work!

Sip Limoncello underneath the stars in Sorrento 

On My Bucket List...

My Timeline

where I've been

1997

Picked up my first camera (it was a pink polaroid... but I was a natural for sure!)

2009

After high school I went straight to college to study nursing. My five year plan was to be a nurse practitioner one day!

2011

Took a break from studying just long enough to meet Albert. It was love at first sight...JK!

2013

CAREER GOALS SHIFT. I finally took the leap of faith and turned my passion into a business!

2014

Wedding bells! I married the love of my life in the middle of June in pouring down rain. 

2015-2018

Albert and I spent our free time traveling the world together! I photographed couples in love throughout our journeys!

2018

We welcomed our beautiful baby boy and our lives were forever changed! 

2020

Photographing weddings for amazing couples while raising my little boy and still finding time to travel the world!

Books

Movies

Friends

The Office

Lobster Rolls

the best thing ever!

level of love for...

LONDON

The Beach

LITERATURE

cups of coffee per day

~4

Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew, please!

I super love...

travel

my Kiddo

community

our pets

Gelato

champagne

pretty good at...

Celebrity
Trivia

Witty Humor

Gardening

Dieting

β€œIn a World Full of Trends I Want to Remain a Classic.”

– iman

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Photo Sessions you've got to see

Photo Sessions 

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Logan & Matthew

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Brett & Sarah

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