Karina & Serghei were married on Sunday September 10th, 2017. The day started off with the girls getting ready. Everything took place at the Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza; which always makes more time for photos when there is less traveling to do! The couple did a ‘first look’ so we were able to … More Karina & Serghei- Kansas City, MO.
9-3-17 Gary & Gerry were married on September 3rd, 2017 at Les Borgeois Winery in Rocheport, MO. This was my first time visiting the winery and I was blown away! The ceremony took place outdoors with an amazing view of the Missouri River. Later that night the dance floor took place right where the ceremony … More Gary & Gerry- Rocheport, MO.
Tiara & Price were married on Saturday September 2nd, 2017. Bear Creek Winery offered super cute cabins a short walk away from the reception and chapel for the bride, groom, and their wedding party to get ready at. The couple exchanged gifts without seeing one another since they wanted to wait until the ceremony. Price … More Tiara & Price- Bear Creek Winery, Walnut Shade MO.
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.
Jen & Alex were married on June 25, 2017 at the Boulevard Brewing Company in Kansas City, MO. I can not go on enough about how awesome this couple and their wedding was! To start the day, they each got ready right at home but on different floors of the house so that they didn’t … More Jen & Alex- Kansas City Wedding at Boulevard Brewing Co.
-Traditional Versus First Look- Will you be waiting to see each other until walking down the aisle or will you do a first look on your wedding day? Sometimes the timeline of a wedding day plays a factor in whether a bride & groom will wait to see each other down the aisle or … More 3 Things to Consider when Planning your Wedding Day Timeline
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!
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.