Julie Wilmes is an elopement photographer for those who live their lives to the fullest, love emotion, and believe in the deep power of marriage. For those who don't always follow tradition and want to forge their own path. For those who are honest, raw, vibrant and fearless. 


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Shirley

Shirley’s bridal session was so stunning and simple! We did everything at the venue where she and Alex got married yesterday, and on the day of the session it was pouring rain ALL day so we got to take advantage of the dry indoors and the great light from the windows all over the venue. […]

May 3, 2015

Portraits

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Jason + Joanna

Traveling is in my blood, it’s something that I am so blessed to be able to do and I love when I can meet with others to capture them during their travels. Recently, I was in Europe on vacation (the post on my travels there is coming next week!), I was able to photograph Jason […]

March 25, 2015

Personal, Portraits

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Jessica

Jessica is one of the kindest people I know. She genuinely loves other people and you can’t help but feel loved when she’s around. She and Cody married yesterday, surrounded by their friends and family and the ceremony was stunning and really showed off the love that they have for each other. I consider myself so […]

March 2, 2015

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Kendall

Kendall is a lovely young woman who has her own photography business here in Dallas, Texas. She has a heart for Jesus, helping others and enjoying life to the fullest. We met for her headshot session on a chilly Friday afternoon and we had the best time walking around the Dallas Art Museum (well she […]

February 25, 2015

Portraits

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Amy + Jordan | A Love Story in Phoenix

Can we talk about Amy and Jordan? I could literally sit here and type out how amazing they are, how inspire others to try harder, and to be more in tune with their loved ones. I could tell you that they are just about the most adorable couple I know, that they are so in sync […]

November 5, 2014

Portraits

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Sarah | Bridals

Today’s post is a little different as I need to tell y’all a story. I didn’t photograph Sarah and Chris’ wedding, because I was a guest for once! But I did photograph her bridals in Midland last week and wanted to show those to everyone and talk a little bit about one of my oldest friends. In […]

July 22, 2014

Portraits

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Tyler + Kayla | A Sundance Square Proposal

When Tyler contacted me about photographing his Sundance Square proposal to Kayla, I jumped for joy at the chance. It was clear that he loves Kayla with every ounce of his soul and he had the most adorable idea for proposing to her. By letting her plan it! But she didn’t know that she was […]

July 9, 2014

Engagements, Portraits

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Elisabeth & Melinda | Baylor Senior Photos

When Elisabeth was a teenager, we would sit in her room (usually watching Supernatural) and talk about the future. She wasn’t sure where she wanted to go to school, what she wanted to study or who she would still call her friend. I was already a few years ahead of her and tried to offer […]

June 16, 2014

Portraits

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Jessica | Maternity

I love when families grow, and when we’re given the chance to be a part of that growth. Brian, who is basically my adopted brother is getting his first nephew next month and I am so happy that I got photograph Jessica’s maternity photos. She and Allan (Brian’s brother) are excited to become parents and […]

June 11, 2014

Portraits

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