7.29.17 Emily & Derek were married this past July 29th in Sedalia, MO at St. Patrick Church with the reception to follow right at their own home in Smithton, MO. The day started out at the church with a beautiful ceremony, the couple cut the cake, and then we were on our way to Katy … More Emily & Derek- Sedalia & Smithton, MO.
7.22.17 Katya & Anatoliy were married this past July 22nd in Sedalia, MO. Almost exactly one year ago from this wedding date I had photographed Katya’s brother’s wedding, so that made the day even more fun to work with familiar faces!! The day started off at Katya’s home where she was getting her makeup finished … More Katya & Anatoliy- Sedalia, MO.
4.29.17 Sarah & Andy were married on Saturday April 29, 2017. I usually tell couple’s that it never rains ALL day and that surely we will get a break somewhere to take photos outside. This day was the exception! It rained non-stop from start to finish and yet the day was still amazing!! I … More Sarah & Andy- Sedalia, MO.
Mary and Jake were married on Saturday April 8th, 2017. It was such a gorgeous spring day out so guests were able to play games and we it was nice enough to do a sparkler towards the end of the day! This was the first wedding that I have photographed that incorporated a mother/daughter dance … More Mary & Jake-Sedalia, MO.
Jacqueline Kesterson & James Russell were married on April 2nd, 2017 at Bothwell Lodge and held their reception at the Katie Building downtown Sedalia, MO. With this being a small and casual wedding, the couple was able to decide last minute whether to stick with the plans of having the ceremony outdoors or going with the … More Russell Ceremony- Sedalia, MO.
NATURAL- The biggest piece that I want people to take away from the images I create is that it looks like themselves as naturally photographed and retouched as possible. This means popping colors, brightening highlights, darkening shadows, correcting tones; making the image look magical without going too far on editing. Each image gets individual attention rather … More 4 Things you will LOVE about Cantrell Photography’s Style!
The Winter didn’t stop these 2 from getting their Engagement pictures done; especially when there is so much color in in the architecture of downtown Warrensburg, Missouri! We met up in front of the courthouse and walked around downtown from there. Usually I’ll drive around the block a couple of times before a session and … More Alonnah & Josh-Engagement Session in Warrensburg, MO.
12.31.16 Amber and Bryce were married this past New Years Eve and it was a dream of a wedding!! I was so excited when they asked me to be their photographer because I had already gotten to know each of them individually and then seeing them as a couple was great because they’re such a perfect match … More Amber & Bryce-Sedalia, MO.
11.19.16 Kevin and Kelsey tied the knot on November 19th, 2016 at Simple Blessings in Knob Noster, MO. It was pretty chilly but that didn’t stop us from getting some great outdoor shots throughout the day! Lately the weddings I’ve been photographing have been about 50/50 with doing first looks vs. traditional. Kevin & Kelsey … More Kevin & Kelsey- Knob Noster, MO.
10.22.16 This wedding was a little extra special for me. Having known the groom through a great childhood friend, I got to know him and his family growing up. But not only was I able to get to know the groom before the big day, but Ariel was a bridesmaid for another great friend … More Anthony & Ariel