Samantha and Jo's wedding was a true reflection of their vibrant personalities and unique love story. As a Mississippi wedding photographer, I've seen my fair share of beautiful wedding days, but theirs stood out for all the right reasons. Held in Raymond, Mississippi at the Raymond Venue and Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the their special day was a kaleidoscope of colors and creativity.

From the moment I arrived, it was evident that Samantha and Jo had infused their wedding with retro, quirky charm. Bright colors adorned every corner, from the floral arrangements to the eclectic decorations. It was like stepping into a whimsical wonderland that perfectly matched the couple's personality.

One of the highlights of the reception was the addition of a bright orange retro vintage VW bus, transformed into a selfie station. Guests couldn't resist capturing memories in front of this funky backdrop, adding an extra element of fun to the festivities.

Another great touch was their love for cats, which was woven into every aspect of the day. Custom cocktails were named after their beloved feline companions, adding a personalized touch to the bar menu. And instead of the traditional bouquet or garter toss, the couple delighted guests by tossing two cat plushies into the air, symbolizing their shared love for their furry friends.

As a Mississippi wedding photographer, it was a joy to capture the essence of Samantha and Jo's love story. Their wedding was a testament to the beauty of embracing individuality and celebrating love. I feel grateful to have been a part of their special day and to have witnessed the magic of their union firsthand.

Venue: The Raymond Venue

Planner: LGM Weddings

Photographer: April Garon Photography

Videographer: April Garon Photography

Wedding Dress: Bliss Bridal

Flower Farm: Raymond Blooms

Wedding Cake: That Special Touch

Catering: Copiah Lincoln Community College