How about a wedding experience where you can just be... YOU.

Big, traditional weddings aren't for everyone. 

I'm your Asheville elopement photographer and I'm here to help make your big day as dope as it can be.  I'll give everything you need to elope in Asheville, NC including (but not limited to!):

Hey, buds.  I'm Laura Sparks. 

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Ready to elope in Asheville?  Let me help!  

Photographer. Ginger. Elopement Guru.

i'm more than just your photographer.
I'm here to make sure you have a killer experience!

sounds awesome.  show me pricing!

- location/planning assistance

- vendor recommendations

- custom timeline created just for you!

Trying to find a photographer must feel a lot like speed dating... 

Let me give you the quick and dirty so you know what you get when you work with me.

location/planning assistance, vendor recommendations, and a custom timeline made just for you.

a photographer that gives a shit about your experience.  together, we'll create a day that will be stress-free and fun.

no awkward poses!  a great experience leads to great photographs.

get to know me a bit more!

Best of Zola 2023

"Laura is hands-down the best photographer that we have ever worked with and hiring her was the best decision we made for our elopement."

"She was so easy to talk to, loads of fun, and offered us tons of information regarding eloping in Asheville.  Essentially everything we needed for our special day, Laura provided. Our wedding day was magical."

Five star rated

- Rebecca & Cody married 2/22/22

-Stephanie & robbie married 6/28/22

Already know you want me for your day?  Fill out the contact form below to request detailed pricing and availability.

I don't take on every elopement I'm approached with. This will be one of the most important days of your lives and you should absolutely have vendors that you connect with!  It's also important to me to work with couples who share my brand values!



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You deserve the absolute best so let's make sure I'm a good fit for you!

Asheville, NC: Your Elopement Destination!

OK, OK.  The mountains out west are pretty big, but ours are older!  Plus, you can do just about anything your heart desires in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina!  We have beautiful (and GREEN, during nice months anyway!) mountain views, amazing food, and amazing beer!  Did I mention beer??  We have some of the best breweries in the US (or maybe even the world!) Asheville held the title for Beer City USA for a few years!

I've lived in Asheville for more than 13 years now.  I fell in love with these mountains the moment I stepped into them.  I'd love to show you around my favorite locations!