DIY Hand Sanitizer

March 21, 2020

The WHO and CDC  recommend washing your hands correctly and frequently. It is our first line of defense and the best way to prevent the spread of any illness.  If a sink isn’t close by, we use DIY hand sanitizer. I prefer using DIY hand sanitizer because I know exactly ingredients are in the bottle.  […]

The History of Bella Lumiere

March 7, 2020

Bella Lumiere Photography began as a mother-daughter team in 2012.  My daughter loved photography so much that I would take her out to shoot everyday after work. We spent hours out and about “snapping” photos and “chatting” about everything. I cherished those times. Soon “Snap & Chat” was born and the goal of becoming a […]

Wilmington, NC Wedding Photographers

March 6, 2020

HELLO!! And welcome to our blog!  We are Matthew + Riley-Payton, Wilmington, NC wedding and portrait photographers.  We proudly serve the beautiful states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Georgia. Most of our time is spent in the areas of Wilmington, Southport, Raleigh, Blowing Rock, Boone, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Florence, Columbia, and Charleston.  […]