Author: Joel Carter

Celebration Farm Wedding Pictures Iowa City Photographers Carter Photography
Dan & Sara’s Celebration Farm & Cedar Ridge Wedding Pictures
Dan and Sara had a small, intimate wedding that came together very quickly. I mean like in a month quickly. They were waiting on the governor's proclamation of November and December to determine how many people that they could actually have attend their wedding. Even Kara and myself counted as bodies that pushed them closer to the ...
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Dylan & Kori’s New Year’s Eve Pzazz Wedding Pictures
Dylan and Kori had what seemed like a totally normal New Year’s Eve wedding, though getting there was anything but normal and predictable! As you are probably aware, weddings are one of the sectors of life and business that have been most impacted by this coronavirus pandemic. To say the last year hasn’t been ideal is a pretty big ...
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Styled Shoot + The HarMac Cedar Rapids Wedding Venue Spotlight
It was a great privilege to partner with an all-star team of vendors for this styled shoot at the new HarMac wedding venue in Cedar Rapids. I love telling a story with the photos that we capture, but sometimes it is refreshing to just shoot pretty stuff. Unique Events was the driving force behind this shoot, and when they get a cha ...
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The Big Day: Matt & Nicole’s Wedding Pictures
Matt and Nicole's original wedding plans succumbed to the coronavirus, just like countless other couples that chose 2020 as the year to have their wedding. But just as many others have done, they proceeded with their wedding date and still had the best day ever, regardless of how different the day looked from their original plans. ...
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The Big Day: Darin & Maren’s Wedding Pictures
Darin and Maren had a small, intimate wedding ceremony at Bethany Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Though their day was small by attendance standards, it was by no means small in terms of emotion, meaning and pure joy. It’s always a treat to photograph people who are just so darn excited to get married! The day started with u ...