Lover of dogs dreses, messy buns and road trips...

The girl behind the lens

for the couple that is

for the Senior who is

madly & deeply in love

kind + full of life

Welcome to the Valerie Shannon Blog

Lover of dogs dreses, messy buns and road trips...

The girl behind the lens

for the couple that is

for the Senior who is

madly & deeply in love

kind + full of life

Welcome to the Valerie Shannon Blog

Wichita Ambassador Hotel Wedding Sweet, kind, love, excitement…those are words I think of when I reflect back to Lauren and Jame’s wedding day at the Ambassador Hotel two weeks ago. Lauren got ready in a beautiful suite with her beautiful bridesmaids. Her mom gently tucked babies breathe into Lauren’s hair which looked so perfect with […]

As summer has come to an end and we are now well into September, I feel like I finally need to say an official goodbye to summer. This summer has been so amazing for me though so I’m a bit sad to see it go. I had the honor of photographing so many beautiful weddings, […]

We made it to Friday! The summer weeks seemed to fly by and I know I am not the only one who feels this way. Summer is pretty much over and everyone is headed back to school already. So crazy! That being said, I am so excited for fall. Cuddling up in a cozy blanket, […]

Some weddings leave me feeling energized, refreshed and so extremely happy and full of love.┬áSofia and Caleb’s wedding was one of those magical days! Even though their wedding was the last Saturday in July, it was not hot! Did you read that right? Not hot! It was insane. All of us kept remarking about the […]