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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Brandon + Michele

“We just know we’re perfect for each other, there’s no need to wait.” That’s what Michele told me when we met to discuss her elopement with Brandon, they met a few months back and fell hard for one another. I firmly and whole-heartedly believe that when you meet the other half of your soul, you […]

June 12, 2015

Elopements

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Blake + Clare

Having been together for 9 years, the wedding of Blake and Clare was highly anticipated by everyone in attendance, but for the lovely couple, it was just an outwardly expression of the commitment they had made a long time ago. They were so relaxed, excited and went with the flow all day – witnessing two […]

June 8, 2015

Weddings

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Tyler + Anna

Spending time with Tyler and Anna and their sweet pup was so refreshing and fun! I love couples that have a sense of style that goes so well together and they really fit that bill, they both work in the landscaping business and chose one of the most beautiful locations in McKinney for their engagement […]

May 11, 2015

Engagements

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Chris + Amy

Infectious smiles. Loud laughter. And smiles that lit up the sky. That’s how I will remember Chris and Amy’s engagement session, as something that filled the whole scene with joy. We started at a local used bookstore in Denton (I found out they are huge book nerds, like Dustin and me so this was a […]

May 4, 2015

Engagements

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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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Cody + Jessica

Most couples would lose their cool when a sudden ice freeze over takes their wedding day plans, but Cody and Jessica kept their cool and rolled with the flow that day, something that you can believe I loved. Jessica kept telling me that as long as she married Cody and everyone they loved was safe, […]

April 16, 2015

Weddings

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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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Justin + Melissa

I just love couples who know what makes them happy, they have rooted themselves so well with each other that you just cannot help to be in awe of them! And that’s exactly the feeling I get when I am with Justin and Melissa! We met for their engagement session at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve […]

March 23, 2015

Engagements

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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

Portraits

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