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A Timeless Celebration | Bri and Corey’s Country Club of the South Wedding

January 11, 2024 0 Country Club, Weddings
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Love stories have a way of blossoming in the most extraordinary settings. For Bri and Corey, their wedding at The Country Club of the South in John’s Creek was the perfect reflection of their journey. Take a look at their engagement session we captured in Decatur here. With Bri’s expertise in the wedding industry and Corey’s profession as a golf instructor, their special day showcased their shared passions and the love that brought them together. From a heartfelt first look to a breathtaking outdoor ceremony, and a magical sparkler exit, their wedding was a timeless celebration of their love, surrounded by friends and family.

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First Look with Friends and Family

Bri and Corey understood the importance of incorporating their loved ones into their wedding day from the start. They decided to have a “first look” moment, where the couple sees each other privately before the ceremony, with their friends and family watching the beautiful encounter from the cottage balcony. This intimate and emotional moment allowed them to share their joy with their nearest and dearest before officially beginning their journey as a married couple.

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The anticipation was palpable as the guests eagerly awaited the couple’s first glimpse of each other. The picturesque outdoor setting, surrounded by blooming flowers and the lush greenery of the Atlanta countryside, added to the enchanting atmosphere. When Bri and Corey finally laid eyes on one another, there was an undeniable spark in their eyes, filled with love, excitement, and a profound connection. The presence of their loved ones made this moment even more heartfelt, as tears of joy and smiles of anticipation filled the air.

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A Beautiful Outdoor Ceremony

Bri, as a member relations director at a popular metro Atlanta country club, had a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of the elements that make a wedding truly unforgettable. The couple chose to exchange their vows in the embrace of nature, surrounded by their friends and family. The outdoor ceremony at The Country Club of the South showcased the couple’s love for the outdoors and their desire to share their commitment in a serene and breathtaking setting.

The carefully curated decor incorporated elements of nature, with a floral arch adorned with vibrant blooms and delicate greenery serving as the backdrop for the ceremony. As the sun dipped low in the sky, casting a warm golden glow over the proceedings, Bri and Corey professed their love and devotion to each other, their voices carrying through the air, and their words etching themselves in the hearts of their loved ones.

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Sparkler Exit

After an unforgettable ceremony, the celebration continued into the night, with a sparkler exit that added an extra touch of magic and excitement to the festivities. As darkness enveloped the surroundings, guests lined up outside, holding sparklers that illuminated the night sky with a shimmering glow.

Bri and Corey, radiating with happiness, walked hand in hand through the pathway of sparklers, surrounded by the cheers and well-wishes of their loved ones. The sparklers created a mesmerizing and unforgettable atmosphere, capturing the essence of the couple’s love and the joy of the occasion. It was a picture-perfect ending to a day filled with love, laughter, and heartfelt moments.

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Bri and Corey’s wedding day was a testament to their love, shared passions, and the importance of embracing the presence of loved ones on such a special occasion. Their first look, witnessed by friends and family, allowed them to savor the joy of their connection and set the tone for a day filled with love and togetherness. The outdoor ceremony, set against the backdrop of nature’s beauty, created a serene and unforgettable ambiance. Finally, the sparkler exit added a touch of magic to their celebration, marking the beginning of a new chapter in their lives.

It was a timeless celebration that will forever be etched in their hearts and cherished in the memories of all who were fortunate enough to witness it.

Capturing Timeless Elegance | Nadine and Reza’s Luxurious Atlanta Wedding

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Every love story is unique, and the union of Nadine and Reza is no exception. Having met at Emory University in Atlanta, their love blossomed amidst the historic charm of the city. As Atlanta wedding photographers with a passion for capturing the essence of special moments, we were honored to be chosen to document their unforgettable day at the exquisite Four Seasons Hotel. From their enchanting engagement session to the elegant wardrobe changes, this luxury wedding was a true celebration of love and commitment.

A Love Story at Emory University

Nadine and Reza’s journey began on the vibrant campus of Emory University, where their paths crossed during their studies. As they embarked on their academic pursuits, fate intervened, and their friendship quickly evolved into a deep and lasting love. Their shared experiences and personal growth at Emory laid the foundation for their future together.

The Engagement Session

Prior to their wedding day, we had the pleasure of photographing Nadine and Reza’s engagement session, a delightful prelude to their nuptials. Set against the stunning grounds of Emory, their affection and chemistry were palpable as they strolled hand in hand through campus. The images from this enchanting session captured their love story in its purest form. Check it out if you don’t believe us.

Choosing the Perfect Venue

For their wedding, Nadine and Reza wanted a venue that exuded elegance and sophistication. They found their dream location at the iconic Four Seasons Hotel in Atlanta. Renowned for its opulence and impeccable service, the Four Seasons provided a captivating backdrop for their love-filled celebration.

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Elegant Wardrobe Choices

Nadine and Reza’s wedding day was a masterclass in timeless style and grace. They opted for two wardrobe changes, each carefully selected to complement different elements of their celebration. For the wedding ceremony, Nadine wore a breathtaking silver sari that accentuated her natural beauty, while Reza looked dapper in a tailored grey suit. As the evening transitioned into the reception, Nadine made a stunning entrance in her vibrant dark red ensemble, radiating warmth and passion while Reza opted for a custom dark navy velvet tuxedo.

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A Night of Celebration

The reception was a grand affair, filled with laughter, joy, and unforgettable moments. The talented DJ Sahib Chahal set the stage with an eclectic mix of music, ensuring that the dance floor remained packed throughout the night. Guests swayed to the rhythm, their smiles and energy reflecting the happiness that surrounded the couple.

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Gratitude and Best Wishes

We are immensely grateful to Nadine and Reza for entrusting us with the responsibility of capturing their special day. It was an honor to witness their love and document the intricate details that made their wedding so extraordinary. As they embark on this new chapter of their lives, we wish them endless happiness, prosperity, and success wherever their journey may lead them.

Nadine and Reza’s luxurious Atlanta wedding at the Four Seasons Hotel was a celebration of love, elegance, and commitment. From their initial encounter at Emory University to their enchanting engagement session, every moment captured the essence of their remarkable journey. We feel privileged to have been a part of their special day, and we extend our warmest wishes to them as they embark on their happily ever after.

Recognizing the vendors that made this event one to remember

Planning and coordination by the spectacular: Laura Burchfield Events

Magnificent venue, catering and cake: The Four Seasons Atlanta

Fabulous hair and make up artist: Patience Phinisee

Flower and furnishing arrangements by: Unique Floral Expressions

Videography through: Jonathan and Kaye

Rocking the house down with: Sahib Chahal

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