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Notre Dame Wedding at Foley’s – Sarah and John

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First Ever Wedding Inside Foley’s at Notre Dame

Being able to say I was the first wedding photographer to capture a wedding at Foley’s inside the Notre Dame stadium is a pretty huge honor! The amazing team at VenueND helped our couple, John & Sarah, our couple having to had re-plan their big day a few times due to 2020 being 2020. They really came through by allowing them to have their wedding day at the amazing Foley’s inside the stadium!

The morning of photographing their wedding we ventured around the Notre Dame campus finding fun locations with great light. Since our Bride and Groom decided not to do a first look, we took that time to do their portraits of the guys first and then the ladies. Portraits of the bridal party can be a heck of a lot of fun. As long as we have time and we plan accordingly that is. We can capture some fun images and memories for you two to enjoy forever.

Once all the pre-ceremony portraits were done, it was time to head to the Basilica for the ceremony. It can be a bit hectic with time crunches on the wedding day as coordinators giving you a strict timeline but all in all, it is SO freaking worth it. The beauty of the Basilica is unmatched, especially in this area. The moment the ceremony was done it was time for family photos and bridal portraits. The team at VenueND let us onto the Notre Dame field and I was able to get some AWESOME photos for the couple.

I had SUCH an amazing time with Sarah, John, their entire party and of course the amazing vendors that made this happen.

Wedding Wire Review from Sarah (the bride):

“Love love love! I don’t know how to recommend Wes highly enough! We first met Wes for a complimentary engagement session, and I knew almost immediately he was perfect for us. He made my then-fiance so comfortable behind the camera (which was REALLY important!) and the photos were beautiful from the start. At the time, I could never have anticipated how much I would rely on Wes to help me with timeline planning and day-of logistics–he was more than a photographer on our wedding day, he was my confidante, my IT/tech savior, and hilarious addition to our dance floor! Wes even set up a preview slideshow of photos at our reception for guests to view. This guy is truly the definition of going above and beyond! Trust me–you want Wes’ creativity on your side for your wedding!” – Sarah

Sarah and John’s Wedding Day Vendors:

Venue: VenueND and Forleys // Hair and Makeup: Nicholas J. Salon & Spa // Flowers: Merry Me Events // Cake: C’est La Vie Cakes // Bride and Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Azazie // Groom and Groomsmen Attire: Men’s Wearhouse


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