Journal - KT Merry

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Addie + Richard Nara, Japan Let’s be honest, it’s a strange time to be planning a wedding. For many of our dear, 2020 couples, elopement has been a wonderful way to hold onto the timing of their celebration amidst the uncertainty of hosting a large scale event. And—as evidenced below—it doesn’t have to be a […]

Cheryl + Sam Meadowood, Napa Valley Incorporating her Chinese cultural heritage, and her studies in art history, Cheryl had a perfectly unique vision for her wedding celebration at the picturesque Meadowood resort in Napa Valley. She and Sam are self-described ‘old souls’, and their intimate weekend celebration was certainly full of soul. Drawing on the […]

Explore a destination engagement session at Yosemite National Park, one of the most spectacular engagement venues in the U.S. See KT Merry in action in the behind-the-scenes video.

With clear, blue skies above, and the EU’s daily greenhouse gas emissions down 58%, this is an Earth Day like none other. On this 50th Anniversary, here are 11 Ways to Eco-Proof Your Home.

Reliving the beauty of the Monique Lhuillier shoot in Lake Como With traveled halted and the upcoming weeks uncertain, I’m taking full advantage of the time at home to do a little spring cleaning. Not only am I literally decluttering and planting flowers (check and check) but I’m pruning my portfolio and taking a look […]

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've spent the past decade capturing love and chasing beauty across the globe, and I believe every story like yours is different and special, and deserves to be told exceptionally. 

Drawing on years of experience in the fashion and editorial photography industry, my photographs are graceful, honest and boldly natural, while completely intentional.  Whether it’s the opportunity to narrate the retelling of once-in-a-lifetime wedding days,  or the ability to communicate issues of global importance, or all the stories in between, I look at photography as the method by which I get to leave the world a little better than I found it.




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