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It was a perfect May afternoon for Amanda & Ej’s wedding with a sweet ceremony at their Papillion home church and reception in Missouri Valley, Iowa.  When I say perfect I mean it too! Yes there were thunderstorms (ok a downpour!) in the morning and we watched stormy clouds roll in over the church with…

We get asked all the time, “where are the best locations for our Omaha engagement session? Where is your favorite spot for an epic engagement shoot?” Every time I have to say, it’s in our couples homes! I’m not kidding when I say that these are some of our favorite sessions. Lisa & Kevin’s session…

American Wedding Traditions? Honesty time here! Like it or not, I personally care A LOT about what others think or their thoughts on things…maybe too much sometimes. Even though I love weddings, it is one subject I have often wondered about after talking with people about budgets, stresses, concerns, debt, & more when it comes to…

Looking back on one amazing year! Celebrating the incredible Tin Box Weddings Couples & the moments we were honored & blessed to capture! Thank you for letting us share in the joy of your day! We wish you all an incredible new year, full of awesome adventures!  

Nina & Nick – Never Happier Nina is a planner. After her boyfriend Nick proposed, she immediately began searching for a wedding planner. Nina knew that planning her wedding would require much work, so she hired someone who could create the vision she had for her wedding. Nina hired Linda, who had years of experience…

6 escapes just when you need them most. Source: Best Advice // Stress Busters  // By Chris Christen You hear it from us all the time, be sure to relax ad enjoy being engaged. Easier said than done right? There are so many wedding plans to take care of, finding that perfect reception venue, centerpieces to…

  We all wish and long for that beautiful perfect merry little wedding!   Diverting Disaster During Your Special Day… Face it Brides & Grooms, you can have all the perfect plans…book the best venue, choose the most tasty of cakes, and find the perfect dress, but                      …

      Sometimes there is nothing more than the perfect Friday in July and for Omaha, NE couple Kayla & Matt their wedding day was just that. From puffy clouds, sunshine, a sweet walk in the woods, details so unique and special as the two of them!  Not to mention being surrounded by so…

Does a true dapper gentleman wear suspenders a belt or both?  Michael has the answers with his 1920’s Style Guide for Men – Quick tips to a classic look.   Meet Michael Rabon  – You can catch Michael on a Tin Box Wedding or Tin Box Love Story shooting epic video, hamming it up in a…

  Melissa & Demetri are so awesome and we loved being part of their wedding. Check out what Melissa has to say about working with Tin Box Weddings. Want to see more? Go ahead and click below. The Engagement Photos The Wedding Photos The Tin Box Love Story Film The Tin Box Wedding Highlights Film…

There is a reason we pack along bug spray for Nebraska summer shoots.  Keeps everyone smiling rather than swatting! Jenna & Nick were all laughter and smiles for the evening so we explored around a few shoot locations including the actual proposal spot for their engagement photos and some Love Story filming. – Congratulations

          “I want warm summer nights, to lie in a hammock, staring at the stars, telling you stories…”  We love engaged couples, perfect days for photographs and unexpected locations, even if it means Vivian is standing in the middle of the street taking a photo, whatever it takes!  Real laughter came easy for Jill &…

Tin Box Weddings had a fantastic time at the Wedding Essentials Bridal University last Sunday. We met hundreds of beautiful brides, scored some fantastic samples of wedding cake, and enjoyed meeting many other vendors from the Omaha area and beyond. We loved the bridal fashion show, featuring gorgeous wedding gowns and bridesmaid dresses for the…

The glamour, intimacy,  and sparkle of the roaring 20’s is back on the wedding scene after the smashing release of The Great Gatsby film based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel. We couldn’t be more excited to see this fabulous style sweep through 2013-2014 weddings. As if that wasn’t exciting enough, Tin Box Weddings was invited to shoot the exclusive…

We were so glad to be a part of Melissa & Demetri’s wedding from start to finish through engagement photos, wedding day photography, and creating a heartfelt Love Story Film. These two are such a perfect match and it was obvious throughout the day as they shared sweet moments and special looks all day.  We had…

Spring time sweetness sprinkled with beautiful snow flakes. Liz & Austin’s early spring wedding was such a pleasure to be part of. The couple and their amazing friends had the sweetest wedding with not a single stressful moment in sight. The day was crisp and clear and later big romantic snowflakes floated down, making for…

      Check out our updated packages and find exactly what you need for your wedding!   We have simplified our collections, added some special features, and once-again upped the coolness factor when it comes to wedding photography. We have an ideal package to match your style, not the “industry standard” because frankly, we…

  Planning out your wedding day may seem like a daunting task- especially for those of us who didn’t go to school for event planning (people get degrees in this!) Take a deep breath and follow these tips for planning your day.   1) Make it simple and use a template like these at Bridetodo.com or…

Booking with Tin Box Weddings is very simple. It’s not a horrible “car-sales” experience that many couples have come to expect with wedding vendors. Times have changed! We want to make this simple, easy and comfortable for everyone. The Tin Box Weddings “Process”- [1] First- let’s meet!  You are invited to our studios in the…

Kaitlin and Trevor are getting married and were one of our winners from the Wedding Essentials Bridal Show in January. They won a free engagement session with us and drove all the way from Kansas City last week for their shoot! Always a huge compliment when couples come from out of town to work with…

Have you noticed the trend around Omaha seems to be that everyone’s engagement/senior/wedding photos are placed in the Old Market? While, we are indeed located in the Old Market ourselves, so it’s a convenient location for us, we like to customize our client’s photos as much as possible which includes going on location to various…

Erin O'BrienFebruary 3, 2012 - 4:53 pm

I shot engagement photos in the Old Market in October and it’s amazing the versatility that is possible there. It’s no wonder this is a popular Omaha spot to have photos taken! I do love the Old Market area, and when I was away for quite a few years the Old Market was a place I thought about fondly – and often.

Makeup, it can make or break photos. Brides (and anyone getting their portraits taken in general) sometimes don’t know what’s too much or too little and what products to use and how to go about applying them. While exploring the grand expanse of the internets we came across a post from Faeye Photography in Michigan…

Erin O'BrienFebruary 3, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Thank you for posting this!

There are still brides that make major mistakes with their makeup on their wedding day. It’s not the day to experiment! Look your natural best. And in order to have one less thing to worry about, I knew I wanted somebody to do both my hair and makeup – both worked out wonderfully.

eye makeup for brown eyesFebruary 28, 2012 - 3:30 am

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It seems to be that time of year again, time to hit the wedding shows, start the planning, looking for venues and caterers and of course, photographers. Oh so many things to think about! We, here at Tin Box, were proud to pull off our first time running a booth at a wedding show a…

The Omaha Wedding Essentials Bridal Show was a blast for all of us at Tin Box Weddings!  As our first Bridal Show it was very encouraging to hear so much great feedback from brides and couples.  Looking froward to meetings with couples over the next few weeks. If you didn’t get an opportunity to set…

We have launched a new website and blog! Omaha Wedding Photographers Tin Box Team will be blogging about everything photo and wedding. Be sure to keep up with all the latest posts, news, trends and specials as we share them with you, our amazing brides & grooms!

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