Hi, I’m Nelya, a Knoxville Wedding Photographer who helps couples who care about having a great time and looking good too.

Want to have wedding photos your friends still talk about, enjoy the day with confidence, and have photography to tell the story of your unforgettable day ? You’re in the right place. 

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What to expect working with me

NATURAL POSING

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Even if you feel awkward in front of a camera?

Yes, most people do – even I do! You will be given gentle guidance into natural movement and flattering poses that aren’t stuffy and stiff.

CANDID MOMENTS

Capture the feeling of your day

Have all the little moments, along with those tears, hugs and and great dance moves. While you enjoy your day with family and friends.

PRINT WORTHY

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Timeless Colorful & Vibrant

I love incorporating beautiful moments and the beauty of your venue into wall-worthy images for any couple who want something extra special to highlight the beautiful location of their day.

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“I cannot thank Nelya enough for capturing our beautiful wedding photos!

She has a true talent for photography, and her photos are absolutely breathtaking.

I couldn’t wait to share our pictures as soon as they came in. She did a fantastic job organizing the day and capturing those candid, natural moments that make a wedding so unforgettable” 

– Kaitlyn & Peyton

Atlanta GA

The Wedding Experience

See what its like to work with me

When past couples think back to their wedding day, they remember amazing memories…. but most of the moments they remember really well are the moments that were captured in their pictures. They are priceless. Your wedding day is an experience from beginning to end and your photography is a huge part of that experience.

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She made our wedding a day that we will never forget. We will forever have amazing photos of our great day!

  I was concerned I couldn’t afford  Nelya Photography, I’m so glad I did. It was the best decision that I made for my wedding. I would make that purchase over and over again!!

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Lets Chat

If you’re ready for your dream wedding and need the right photos, attention to detail, and enthusiasm for your day, you’re in the right place.  I photograph weddings as my full time job, have worked with numerous Couples and local wedding vendors.

Contact me, click below

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Selecting the right photographer for your wedding is one of the most important decisions. you’ll be making.

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“It was the best experience I could have had!

WOW! WOW! WOW! we can’t imagine having anyone else capture our day!

 She made us feel good in front of the camera! She infused them with her passion and educated us about how much we’d enjoy the process and we really did!”

– Holly & Ivan

Knoxville TN

You not only want someone who will capture the best wedding photos,

but a whole incredible experience leading up to the wedding day!

Serving Knoxville TN | Chattanooga TN | North GA

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