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Let's ditch those awkward poses and do something better.  Eloping gives you the ability to slow down and be present in the moment.  Relax and soak it all in because it's in these moments where the magic happens!

...and your photographs should, too!

love is an adventure

Your day should look and feel like YOU...

I'm an elopement photographer based in Asheville, NC and I help eloping couples have a wedding day that is intentional and fun!

I specialize in elopements and intimate weddings because I truly feel that's the way to go!  I felt that way before the pandemic and I feel that way now.  Your day should be all about you!!

Hey, buds!  I'm Laura Sparks...

your elopement guide and local expert!

Welcome to my corner of the internet!

Ready to elope in Asheville?  I'm here to help!  

"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."

"We are the types that don't normally like getting our photos taken but she made it fun and feel natural."

Five star reviews

- Rebecca & Cody married 2/22/22

- Derek & beth married 4/22/22

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!