Jay and Nicole – Part 1 – Dayton Wedding

Categories: WEDDINGS

The possibility of ending up at this exact spot in this exact moment didn’t quite dawn on Jay and Nicole when they first met. Jay the small town boy and Nicole the city girl, met their freshman year of college at WSU while living in the dorms. As Nicole puts it, she was way too busy being a freshman in college to notice silly boys. But Jay noticed Nicole. Her infectious laughter, her stunning beauty, and her outgoing personality. It’s no surprise, that when an opportunity came up for Jay to move in with Nicole and 6 other girls their sophomore year, he jumped at the chance. Although, now that I think about it, I’m not sure there would be a guy out there that wouldn’t jump at that chance.

One thing lead to another, and Nicole found herself falling for his chivalry, dashing good looks and charm.

Saturday, as they stood there in THAT spot, they started into each others eyes reflecting on exactly how they had come to this point. Together, in Dayton, surrounded by their friends and family, standing at an altar together, holding hands. An entire lifetime of craziness ahead of them. You could see it. Happiness. Contentment. Adventure. Future.

Jay and Nicole,

You are my kind of couple. Totally in love, down to Earth, and CRAZY! I knew from the moment Nicole sent me that 3 page email inquiry we were meant for each other!  I had a blast shooting your wedding, and wish I could have stayed to party the night away right along with you. Congrats, and hope to see you again soon.

xoxo,

Laura

EPIC. Seriously, I could live in Dayton except I would need a Target within 15 minutes. It’s that beautiful.

Part 2 coming soon!

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    19 people have commented

    • Billy (06.07.10 - 06:49am)

      Wow! Absolutely stunning. Wish I could’ve been there! Best wishes Jay and Nicole!

    • Tira J (06.07.10 - 08:28am)

      Hello Gorgeousness! Beautiful images Laura. My absolute favorite is the one of them walking out in the vast green field. Oh, and I agree about the Target within 15 miles. LOL!

    • Nicole MCKINKEY :) (06.07.10 - 09:27am)

      Laura, those are fabulous! I’m so glad you didn’t listen to me and followed your 24 hour rule of making sure pictures were blogged! I cannot wait to see the rest of them. You were absolutely amazing! You missed out on the rest of a fantastic night but hope you are having a great time in Ireland. (also, couldn’t agree more about the Target :)

    • Lauri McKinley (06.07.10 - 15:06pm)

      Fabulous photos. Can’t wait to see the rest of them.

    • s h e r r y (06.07.10 - 15:09pm)

      These are lovely! LOVE the tall grass.

    • Kathy McKinley (06.07.10 - 17:06pm)

      Absolutely beautiful. Nicole, you are so photogenic, well, Jay is, too. What a fabulous wedding celebration. Thank you for bringing all of us so much joy.

    • Amanda Gourlie (06.07.10 - 19:29pm)

      Are you serious?! Those are seriously the most beautiful wedding pics I think I’ve seen to date! I absolutely LOOOOOVVVEEE the pic of you guys in the wheat field. Where was she at my wedding hahahaha! Love you guys!

    • Venita (06.07.10 - 20:13pm)

      MORE! I want to see more photos! Beautiful!!!

    • Vicki Lewis (06.08.10 - 11:00am)

      FABULOUS!!!!Love them all

    • Tina (06.08.10 - 13:06pm)

      OMG….I love these. Can’t wait to see more.

    • Liezel (06.23.10 - 12:53pm)

      Absolutely Magnificent!!! I love it.

    • Penny (06.24.10 - 12:54pm)

      BEAUTIFUL EVERYTHING I HACE SEEN SO FAR.

    • Dana Ryan (06.24.10 - 16:09pm)

      Beautiful! Nicole you are STUNNING!!!! AND happy. Congrats!

    • Tait F. (09.13.10 - 12:39pm)

      I am obsessed with the photo of them walking through the field….it almost looks fake. SO COOL!

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