You might be nervous to hop in front of the camera, but don't worry, I'll make the whole experience fun and easy! You aren't a professional model – but you're a professional at your relationship. You know how to make your babe laugh, where their tickle spot is, and can lovingly tease them until no end. You're world champs at cuddling on the couch, have perfected forehead kisses, and your fingers fit together perfectly because that's where they belong. I don't need you to be models, I just need you, to be you. 

I create a safe space for my couples to be 100% comfortable in front of my camera and strive to capture your relationship + love just the way it is. I'm not going to pose you into things that you feel awkward. That's not what I'm about. Instead, I guide you into something that feels natural, with lots + lots of movement. We'll play games, I'll tell you super funny jokes, and we'll have the best time together. Pinky promise.

I take your wedding memories very seriously, and I always want to make sure that we are the best fit for each other. I'm all about connecting with my clients as friends – I've found that's where the real magic happens. I want you to text me pictures of your dress, ask me whatever questions that pop up, and talk about how freaking excited you are to be marrying your best friend. I'm here for it all + want to make a genuine connection to you both beyond just being a vendor. This way, when your wedding rolls around, I'm coming in like your friend Shan with the cam, and not some random stranger all up in your face. I'm going to invest my heart and soul into your wedding and be your biggest hype woman on the day. 

I'm going to lead you through everything – I'll help you with crafting a timeline, finding vendors, outfits for your engagement session, and anything else under the sun. I've done a ton of weddings over the last five years, so if you have any questions, I probably have the answer.

What's it like to work together?

"Through countless hours of searching for the perfect photographer and reading so many reviews, I was able to find Sunshine Shannon."

Kat + Rob

"Shannon truly lives up to SUNSHINE! Overall, she's such a joy to work with and made our big day stress free."

Sammie + Arlito

"Shannon is amazing! My husband and I were reflecting on our wedding day and we both talked about how comfortable she made us."

Justina + Khan

"WOW WOW WOW! Shannon is an incredible soul with such a friendly and professional disposition."

Sarah + Tyler

Tiffany + Jourdan

"Shannon’s incredible work made her the one and only photographer we were considering for our wedding and we are so thankful to have worked with her. Shannon’s bright and fun personality makes it SO easy to feel comfortable, even when she is all up in your business, taking what will be the most amazing photos ever! When we received our wedding photos we were completely overwhelmed, they are LITERALLY MAGICAL! We could not say it louder to anyone who asks, if you haven’t booked her yet WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?! Shannon is a true gem!"

Love Notes From Our Clients

Eloise + Mikee

"When we first booked our engagement session, we were nervous since we have never done a photoshoot together and didn't know what to expect. We thought it was going to be awkward for us but the moment we met Shannon, she made us feel comfortable. We fell in love with our photos and all of our family and friends love them too. You can tell that Shannon is very passionate about photography and cares a lot about her clients. Thank you so much Shannon for capturing this special moment for us. We will cherish these photos forever. We hope you can take more photos of us in the future! <3"

Love Notes From Our Clients

Katie + Chris

"Shannon is literal sunshine. She always made us feel comfortable in front of the camera and we’ve become more than just clients that she photographs. I was worried because I’m not a model, but she definitely works with you and guides you so that you have photos that make you look like models. I was surprised that she captured so many moments that I wasn’t able to soak in or be present for. The photos really speak for themselves and we highly recommend sharing your moments with Shannon because she can see the love in you and express it in photos that will last forever."

Love Notes From Our Clients

Kris + Kelsey

"Shannon is nothing short of incredible - from day one, we knew we were in good hands. Her images are gorgeous and speak for themselves, but what really did it for us was how she handled herself throughout the entire process. She was timely with communication and provided thoughtful touches along the way that were above and beyond. Just as importantly, the images we received blew us away. If you’re on the fence about whether to do day after pics, JUST DO IT. You will 100% not regret it."

Love Notes From Our Clients

Sinead + Brian

"Wow just wow! I am wearing a permanent smile in all the photos just as I am now looking back on them, it was such a fun, loving and memorable time for me and my partner. Shannon is so passionate about photography, it SHINES out through her, we literally chased the sunset together that evening in search of the perfect photo opportunity. No wonder they call her Sunshine Shannon. Guys book her up fast you will not regret it, but let me pencil in our wedding date first. Thank you Shannon, so glad we found you, our photographer for life! "

Love Notes From Our Clients