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2015 Wedding Film Demo Reel by Heart Stone Films

2015 Wedding Film Demo Reel by Heart Stone Films
It is an honor to able to share our 2015 wedding demo reel. We hope this film can give you a glimpse of the amazing love we witnessed and captured in 2014. We often get asked what our "style" is...After 7 years the answer to that question is that we capture moments; timeless, authentic, real moments packed with every beautiful emotion that lives in a wedding day and a[...]

The Cotton Room Wedding | Beth + Taylor

The Cotton Room Wedding | Beth + Taylor
♥ An Elegant Winter Wonderland The Meeting... It was a fall evening in 2003, she was walking with her girlfriends on campus at East Carolina University. He happened to be on the way to his dorm at the same time. While crossing paths, she tripped and fell into a bush. He extended his hand and helped her up. After they parted ways, they happened to meet again a few [...]

Valeisha + Dahntay | Duke Chapel / Umstead Hotel Wedding

Valeisha + Dahntay | Duke Chapel / Umstead Hotel Wedding
WEDDINGS WE LOVE Uptown Magazine Feature Written by Lashawnda K. Becoats Posted by UPTOWN on Dec 29, 2011 Valeisha Butterfield & Dahntay Jones Date: July 23, 2011 Town: Durham, N.C. Guests: 200 Dahntay Jones wasn’t planning on proposing to Valeisha Butterfield for another two months. The Indiana Pacers forward intended to pop the question[...]

Umstead Hotel Wedding | Jackie + Jimmy

Umstead Hotel Wedding | Jackie + Jimmy
We were excited to capture this love story because there were some different unique elements that they included in their wedding. They wrote letters to each other prior to the ceremony then sealed them, during the ceremony they placed the sealed letters in a box with a bottle of wine and locked the box, on their fifth anniversary they will unlock the box, read the let[...]

Monique + Johnny Ray :: Wedding Trailer

Monique + Johnny Ray :: Wedding Trailer
This was a beautiful wedding! Monique and Johnny Ray couldn't be sweeter and more perfect for each other. The Umstead set the background for this special day. The rain held off for the ceremony and we made it inside right before it started to pour. But the rain didn't stop the joy and love these two share. They were just happy to be together. We loved their gift excha[...]