Louisville Wedding Photographers, Southern Wedding Photographer, Lexington Wedding Photography, Lifestyle Family Portraiture, Family Photos In-home » Lifestyle family portraiture and moment rich wedding imagery shot and written about by Elizabeth Sharrett, Christ loving wife to Luke, witty mommy to Truman, chocolate addict, friend and photographer. Living in Kentucky, traveling America to tell wedding and life stories through photos.

One Sweet Friday

Spending this Friday morning working in a coffee shop, while my boys are out chasing trains.  Just mining for beautifulView full post »

Sweet Kennedy’s Three!

This year Kennedy hit the ripe old age of three, so we met up at Lake Shelby and had snacks on a picnic table together.View full post »

Cruz | 1-year-old

Sweet Cruz has grown up into a chubby, handsome one-year-old and we had such a sweet time at the park, one earlyView full post »

Huntsville Family Photos | Lula Ruth is 3-Months-Old

Sweet Lula Ruth is the cuddly, little daughter of one of my longest, bestest friends and I got to spend some time atView full post »

Southern Anchorage Summer Wedding | Matthew & Merritt

Matthew and Merritt were wed nearly one week ago before their family and close friends at the historic Emmet LoganView full post »

Wednesdays around here

Typical Wednesday: mining picture-treasures out of the weekend’s mess of moments and beauty.  So fun.View full post »

Ernest & Elizabeth: A Copper & Kings, Calvary Episcopal, Seelbach Hilton Wedding

Their guests got to dance underneath the stars, taste a variety of southern-themed food, enjoy a bit of small-town cityView full post »

Seelbach Wedding Preview

Wrapping up a whole lotta beauty over here, today.  A peek at Ernest and Elizabeth’s wedding from this pastView full post »

Lord willing and the creek don’t rise

Once the creek recedes and the skies are a more constant blue, we’ll wrap this session up and you’ll get toView full post »

Little Norah on a summer evening.

When Erin contacted me about photographing her family that included little, Miss Norah – just outside in the tallView full post »

A Recent Favorite

It’s not near sharp, but it’s one of my most favorite images of late.  A joyful Norah – certainly weView full post »

Sylvia’s One!

Little Sylvia has come quite a long way in her short year and it was such a joy to meet her family and make images ofView full post »

Krista and Jeff | Wedding in Jeffersonville, Indiana

Krista and Jeff’s wedding was such a refreshment for me to start the wedding season off on.  You may rememberView full post »

Joseph and Hannah | Church of the Annunciation | Shelbyville, Kentucky Wedding

Hannah and Joseph had such a fun, family-filled wedding day in Hannah’s hometown. Their first look, though toastyView full post »

Southern Spindletop Wedding | Lexington, Ky. | Leanne and Justin

So glad to be able to share these tradition-soaked images with you.  Been holding these beautiful images captive whileView full post »

Life at Home with Lillian Reese

Got to go spend a morning with Lillian Reese and her family as they adjust to life as three – in their new home,View full post »

Amelia | 6 Months Mini Session

Sweet Amelia is already 6 months, so the Hatchers and I met a the park this time for a change of pace from their usualView full post »

The Woodall Family | Louisville Family Portraits

3 kiddos under 3-years-old isn’t something many photographers get to say is a joy to photograph, but theView full post »

Ben, Laura and Kai | An Asheville at-home Lifestyle collection of photographs

Laura and her husband, Ben, are photographers and we’d been in touch about photographing one another’sView full post »

Jane | Ballard High School Senior Mini

Got to squeeze in a last minute short session with Jane at the parklands just a bit before her senior year comes to aView full post »

Sweet Baby Rose | Louisville Childrens Photography

Ohhhhh, sweet Rose and her dear folks.  It’s such an honor and a joy to follow clients, now friends through theirView full post »

Mother’s Day Mini Session | Swisher Siblings

A sweet Mother’s Day mini of a few of the Swisher siblings. You may remember Ellie from her gorgeous seniorView full post »

Marie and LouAnn | A Mother’s Day Mini Session

A sweet gift from LouAnn to her Momma, Marie to enjoy some photos with her daughter and grandchildren. Love spunkyView full post »

Live-In Lifestyle Session | The Hall Family | Jasper, Indiana

 Krista contacted me last fall and proposed a bit more documentary live-in-type lifestyle session for her family.  SoView full post »

Van Dam Family | 3-month-old baby Rhett | Mini Session

Some fun, warm and fuzzy images of the Van Dams with their cuddly son, Rhett.  He’s just turning the corner onView full post »

Bryan and Karissa Lemon | Bowling Green, Kentucky Wedding

Ahhhh, Bryan and Karissa.  The sweet blog post I get to write, yet have no words for.  So I think I’ll use ourView full post »

Thursdays like this.

Thursdays like this are so sweet.  A quiet office.  Listening to a book, eating strawberries and pouring through imagesView full post »

Lagomarcino Family | Louisville Lifestyle Session

Got to hang out one Saturday morning for real life with the Lagos. So fun to watch family dynamic over breakfast andView full post »

Old Louisville Engagement Photos: Hannah & Joseph

Hannah and Joseph have a love for old places and historic details so we wandered around St. James Court and OldView full post »

Mother’s Day Mini Sessions: May 16th

Just Perfect Mini sessions are 30 minutes long and popping up at beautiful locations of my choosing.  This time toView full post »

Mrs. Penick, what a joy

What a joy to shoot weddings for people I know and love and who have loved me well. And two in a row, to boot! So muchView full post »

Ethan at 14 Months

Sweet little Ethan hung out with Truman(!) and I at Buffalo Trace on his lovely Momma’s birthday to grant usView full post »

Andrea & Christian | Louisville Engagement

A sweet time spent wandering around downtown Louisville with Andi and Christian. A long while ago I photographed AndiView full post »

Lost in a sea…

..of my first wedding this year.  It was a little crazytown tromping through the last of the giant Kentuckiana snow,View full post »

Carissa and Cooper | Maternity Mini

On a Sunday afternoon after one of the recent big snow’s Carissa and Cooper and I swung by a teeny park inView full post »

Little Jackson

Sweet baby Jackson is getting sooo big!  I got to visit him at home, in his element during the last snow storm and itView full post »

Little Amelia

Such a gift to photograph little families as they grow.  I’ve gotten to see Diane be pregnant with both her girlsView full post »

6 Months, Baby Cruz

This sweet little man reminds me so much of my own Truman.  I do think they look quite similar, thought it’sView full post »

Sweet little Lula Ruth

Got to spend a few days with my sweet friend Carissa, in Huntsville, Alabama while Luke headed down to NOLA for anView full post »

Featured: Sweetheart Events

Super excited for Allie and Brandon to have their engagement photo featured amongst a few otherView full post »

Jeffersonville Engagement Photos | Jeff & Krista

From the first minute Krista and her sweet Momma walked in the shop to talk wedding photos, I knew they were my kindaView full post »

My bestie gets engaged: Snowy Style!

There we are.  On a little afternoon Valentine’s Date, hiding behind stone walls and such.  But really.View full post »

But did you know?

…That my sister has a flock of chickens?  And they still freak me out.  I love all the animals and canView full post »

Happy Weekend!

Hope that when Sunday comes you can look back on your weekend and feel like Cruz does.  Enjoy it!View full post »

A year in review: Doing work that matters

Oh gracious.  This year.  Oh, this year.  It was wild, it was calm, it was great, it was hard; it was marked withView full post »

Golliher Family | Boyce General Store | Alvaton, Ky.

Oh goodness, these are my dear, dear friends Brad and Brie.  They were there when I wed my sweet husband, as I built myView full post »

Lindsey + Tony | Washington, DC Engagement

Love our dear friends, Lindsey and Tony – they were once clients, ya know?  Didn’t even meet her til theView full post »

Shelby County Engagement Photos | Wes + Rachel

Rachel’s family let me porch sit for a couple summers at their house, so I’ve been growing up alongsideView full post »

Sweet Setos

Another family I’ve had the privilege of knowing for so long.  Eric and Nikki’s wedding was one of theView full post »

The Perkins Family

Since before little Sadie was living in her memory-card-clad nursery and before Luna the boxer was bounding around theView full post »

Such a privilege to return year after year

A quick grab from editing today of one of my favorite mothers.  So glad to have shot this year’s images in theView full post »

Give me all the dramatic ceremony light!

All I need to love photographing your wedding is love for your husband-to-be, but listen. Amazing light and an outdoorView full post »

Emily & Kyle | Louisville Maternity Photos

Love these two so much and love these images we made together on a sticky, Kentucky-summer morning.  Emily is such aView full post »

WKU Engagement Photos | Tracy & Adam

For these photos, we started at WKU, Tracy and Adam’s alma mater (us, too!) and hit the favorite, iconic schoolView full post »

Bowman Field Airport Wedding | Stacey & Greg

On a surprisingly warm fall evening, sweet Stacey and Greg tied the knot right outside of an airplane hanger.  I was soView full post »

Listening to the dishwasher.

This morning and yesterday morning my sweet husband has given me silent-house time to work.  As I keep watching folksView full post »

All day long

Quite in love with this gem that speaks so much to the quiet sweetness of Terry and Caralyne’s relationship andView full post »

Pictures of Mommas

Been examining the WHY of what I do quite a bit lately.  It’s always been quite a bit about delivering aView full post »

Working, working

Busy busy over here wading through so many beautiful images made this fall.  Can’t wait to share with you theView full post »

Baby Jackson | Newborn Baby Photography

Remember this sweet, little baby bump?  Baby Jackson has arrived and was the happiest, most awake newborn I’veView full post »

Sneak Peek | Beth + Jordan | Owensboro Wedding

Holding onto this one for publication, so just a little peek for now!  Enjoy! View full post »

Leanne + Justin | Spindletop Rehearsal Dinner

We don’t attend too many rehearsals, but we scored a seat at Leanne and Justin’s.  For the most part, IView full post »

kentucky farm engagement path photo

Catching Up!

So busy playing catch up over here I can’t stand it.  I’ve shot so.  much.  beauty since I had littleView full post »

Red Orchard Park Wedding | Taryn + Chris

Hard to believe this post is actually happening, but sweet Taryn, whose senior photos I did ages ago, got married!  SheView full post »

Girls just wanna have fun.

A quick little sister moment from Davis’ 6-month-mini at the park this evening.  Love that mini-series make timeView full post »

Ethan | Shelbyville Baby Photography

Enjoy these photos of squishy Ethan and his beautiful family!View full post »

Taryn + Chris | Red Orchard Farm Wedding Preview

A quick little preview from the wonderful wedding of our own Taryn.  You may recognize her from her many years here andView full post »

Lexington Headshot Photography | Allie

A little update for one of my dearest friend’s headshot collection.  After realizing she was still sporting aView full post »

Downtown Louisville Engagement Photos | Susannah and BJ

Love, love, love these images we made together on one of the first warm(ish) mornings of spring.  Can’t wait forView full post »

Settles Brothers | Shelbyville Kids Photography

A fun little update on the Settle’s kiddos right around Cooper’s first birthday.  And let me tell you, thatView full post »

Kennedy | 2 Years Old

Just a few frames from a Saturday morning session that Kennedy decided was for relaxing.  Cute lil lady, so fun to seeView full post »

Nikon Gear For Sale!

This post may be quite the boring one for clients, but photog friends – help me clean out our closets!  Mr.S andView full post »

Published: Ryan + Whitney on I Love Farm Weddings!

Head over to the sweet I love farm weddings blog and check out their post of Ryan and Whitney’s Kentucky farmView full post »

Shelbyville Family Photography | Catching Up!

I’m quite a few months behind on blogging and now that we’ll have internet at the new house and we’veView full post »

Ohio Farm Wedding | Austin + Emma | Blue Outdoors

Earlier this fall we traveled just a bit past Columbus, Ohio to photograph Austin and Emma’s beautiful farmView full post »

Published! DIY Bride

Enjoy this awesome post about Hilary and Kevin’s blush pink, family filled, farm wedding.  A beautiful historicView full post »


Pretty hard to have a bad Monday when these are the sweet folks I get to watch slide across my computer screen as IView full post »

Coming up soon!

More beautiful weddings and sessions and awesome.  So much goodness.  Enjoy a peek!  View full post »

A Big Year!

Last week we sent out a little card to our friends and family and wanted to share it here with y’all, too! NextView full post »

Published! Every Last Detail Classic Kentucky Wedding

Super excited to share with you Eric and Kristen’s gorgeous Downtown Louisville Wedding.  They were married onView full post »

Published! Real Simple & Wedding Row

Found a sweet little re-publish of an image from Ashley and Jon’s wedding last fall over on Real Simple.View full post »

Jeffersonville Engagement Photos | Emily + Hunter

Super excited to share these photos of a couple of high school sweethearts with you!  Emily reached out to us becauseView full post »

Downtown Louisville Engagement Photos | Beth + Jordan

Getting super excited for the wedding of these two cuties next summer, at a new venue in Owensboro!  Beth is aView full post »

Christian Academy of Louisville Senior | Mackenzie

Sweet Mackenzie is a girl after my own heart – we met at her farm and she pointed out all the tall grass (YES!),View full post »

Summer Fun: Boyce General Store

These are my magnificent friends.  Really. I met Brie at some point in college and through the growth of our businessesView full post »

Busy, busy, busy!

So so busy this week photographing some wonderful high school seniors, sweet families and finishing off this AWESOMEView full post »

Happy Birthday, sweet girl!

Happy Birthday to my third little sister.  The one who has made it giggling and smiling to two-years-old today.View full post »

Paige + Drew | Kentucky Farm Engagement

Oh my gracious!  This is an engagement session after my own, little country heart.  We started at Paige andView full post »

Published: A Love Thing!

A sweet little publication of Hannah and Matthew’s Engagement over on A Love Thing!  Enjoy!View full post »

Zirmed SkyLoft Rooftop | Glasswork Reception | Kara & Cameron

Kara and Cameron’s wedding on the top of  the Zirmed building at the SkyLoft provided a great view of the cityView full post »

Celebrating Adoption | Family Photography

Love these sweet photos of a new family!  Just a few months ago they adopted their sweet little son – isn’tView full post »

Broadway Baptist Church | The Olmstead | Kim & Drew

You may recognize these sweet folks from a few years past when I photographed Kim’s sister, Lisa’sView full post »

Collins High School Senior Pictures | Callie

Super excited to be sharing more with you via the blog!  After I had a little bout with some odd sickness (more on thatView full post »

Myatt Family | Long Run Park

Met these sweet folks at the park on an early, overcast morning with their little lady.  She’s turning one yearView full post »

Good things come…

…to those who wait while Elizabeth wades through the 70k images we’ve shot in the past month.  And phew!View full post »

The Perkins Family

Been blessed to photograph these little beauties since before they were born.  Loved this sweet family session we didView full post »

Keeneland & Gratz Park Engagement Photos | Leanne & Justin

Justin and Leanne have spent their last few years wrapping up school at the University of Lexington, so it was thatView full post »

Downtown Louisville Engagement | Lindsy & Jose

When we got to talking about where and what sort of an engagement session they wanted, Lindsy and Jose wanted to keepView full post »

Oh blog, ohhhh you.

It’s Saturday, late lunchtime and just before the click of the air conditioner started, the quiet static followedView full post »

Published: Whoooo who!

Got a sweet little note a bit ago letting us know we’re an Editor’s Choice for Two Bright Lights due toView full post »

Tomorrow, tomorrow!

Getting so much done while I’m on the road with Luke!  Tis a wonderful little blessing to have the freedom toView full post »

Long Run Park Enagagement | Jaclyn and Darrell

In just a few quick weeks, these two will tie the knot to close out the month of June.  I’m smitten with theseView full post »

Colton | 6 Months

Photographed sweet little Colton last fall as the last step in his baby plan.  He’s got the best littleView full post »

June Goals: More than a biannual ordeal

Hey y’all! It’s been a good lil bit (unfortunately) since I got to share some goals here and stick toView full post »

Bryson | 9 Months or So

Remember cute little chunk-baby, Bryson?  He’s back.  And he’s still quite serious, but we managed to get aView full post »

Newborn Photos | Amore Family

Sweet litte Julian made his way into the world earlier this month.  His moon and stars nursery is to die for and theView full post »

Maternity Photography | Amore

The Amore family was about to increase by 1, so we met up at their sweet home and made some beautiful images toView full post »

Whitehall Wedding | Sneak Peek

It was the most perfect garden wedding and luncheon.  You’ll see soon enough!  View full post »

Hailey | Shelbyville Baby Photography

Just wrapped up photographing sweet Baby Hailey over her first year.  Love so many of these images of her sweet, littleView full post »

Goodlett Family

Keeping with my everlasting game of catchup here on the blog, wanted to share with you the Goodlett family.  Got toView full post »

Lillian | Louisville Kids Photography

Some of my favorite friends are back to grace the blog today.  A few years ago I photographed this little gal’sView full post »

Kennedy | Shelbyville Baby Photography

Remember when these two sweet folks were waiting on their baby?  Well she’s here and she’s ‘aView full post »

Hurstborne Country Club | Beargrass Christian | Caitlin and Jay

Supposed to have gotten these sweet folks up yesterday, but in my excitement of packing up their files and running toView full post »

I’m back and I’m Mrs. Sharrett

It’s true.  After a whirlwind engagement, the best wedding I’ve ever been to (sorry friends) was the day IView full post »

Published: Borrowed & Bleu

Love, love, love these two.  Annie and Travis’ wedding was top notch, gorgeous and they’re just the darnView full post »

Published: I love farm weddings

When I got word that my sister, Sara’s wedding was slated to be published on I Love Farm Weddings, you know I wasView full post »

Keeneland Race Course Engagement Photos | William and Sara

Spent a Thursday afternoon wandering Keeneland’s grounds with William, Sara and their little pup.  LOVE theirView full post »

Martha Layne Collins High School Senior Photos | Turner

On a cold and windy day in the fall, I met up with Turner and his sweet Mom to run all over the golf course where heView full post »