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I'm Jill Schwarzkopf, a wedding photographer based in Asheville, North Carolina, and I'm thrilled to have you here. This blog is my space to share inspiration, tips, and stories from the world of wedding photography and beyond. Join me as we delve into the artistry, authenticity, and beauty that make each love story unique. Let's embark on this creative journey together, celebrating the magic of capturing life's most precious moments through my lens.

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So many gorgeous moments with Shelby and Patrick. Their first look was one of the most ‘moving’ moments in 2016 for me. Vendor love:: Venue:: The Venue Asheville Floral:: Flora Asheville Desserts:: 50/Fifty- The art of dessert All images copyright Jill Schwarzkopf | Realities Photography |

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The details to this wedding at Lioncrest at Biltmore were truly special to this couple. Things I loved about this event… 1. The ‘getting ready’ time of the day was one that I heard an awesome amount of laughter. 2. The ring bearers broke the cuteness scale. 3. The florist emulated a forest hanging from […]

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Are you a photographer looking to take your business to the next level? Join me and Jared Platt for a 3 day intensive experience at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC on March 19-22, 2017. More information can be found on our website at – Jared Platt shares his Lightroom Workflow Tips for saving […]

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Brooke and Andy had a beautiful wedding at the Omni Grove Park Inn! Here’s what stands out to me when I think of documenting their day… 1.  The attention to detail was truly amazing. Thank you Asheville Event Co. and Bloom Room. 2.  The couple was so easy to photograph. Even when they were cracking […]

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Documenting memories for my clients truly keeps me present for them, and I wouldn’t have it any other way. Part two of this event was all about the fun bonds among family and the couple. Peek in and enjoy. Venue:: Claxon Farm Wedding Planner:: Asheville Event Co. Hair/Make up by Heather Rabbi:: Rabbi Joel Tessler […]

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Whether you envision a small and intimate ceremony or a grand celebration, we are here to help you preserve the memories of your special day for a lifetime.

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