Posts with tag: "Bissingers"

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Welcome to the Abbie Takes Pictures Blog!  We are a fun, creative photography studio established in 2009 that focuses on capturing the true essence of who you are!  We are all about creating an incredible experience for you that is relaxed, memorable and empowering.

Here you'll find some of our latest work, as well as archived posts from many years ago.  Having been full time for over 10 years means we have a lot to share!

The ATP Team consists of Abbie and her staff photographers, who have all trained and learned under Abbie for many years.  While Abbie is the lead photographer, Jen and Heather also shoot weddings for ATP.  We also have Rosemary and Karissa as our second photographers for weddings and our trusty ATP Office Manager, Cara.

 

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Stacey + Tim: Married: A Saint Louis Wedding at The Caramel Room at Bissinger's
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Stacey + Tim: Married: A Saint Louis Wedding at The Caramel Room at Bissinger's

One of my favorite parts of being a wedding photographer is when I get to work with the same family multiple times.  I first met Stacey & Tim when I photographed Stacy's brother's wedding a few years ago.  (Charlie & Dana were married on May 4th and had a "May the Fourth Be With You/Star Wars" themed wedding!)  Being able to work with the Akers again and welcome The Buskes to the ATP Family was one of the highlights of last year for me.  Their wedding was classic, elegant, and timeless.  From the tailored navy blue suits with vests to the gorgeous bridesmaids dresses, every detail was perfectly matched.  They had so many personal touches on their big ...

Erin + Ryan: Engaged: Columbia, MO
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Stacey + Tim: Married: A Saint Louis Wedding at The Caramel Room at Bissinger's

Take the most kind-hearted, compassionate, hard-working nurse and pair her with the most social, energetic, kind man... and you've got yourself Erin & Ryan.  This couple joined the 2016 ATP Wedding Family early last summer and I'd been looking forward to their engagement session for quite some time.  When we first met, I knew I wanted to travel to Columbia, MO (and to the Mizzou Campus!) to take their photos for this session.   Columbia is where they met and fell in love.  Through college their relationship blossomed into the love of a lifetime.  They even told me about "this huge tree in the middle of a field"v and I knew exactly what they were talking about ...