Shanell Bledsoe is a wedding, boudoir, and lifestyle portrait photographer based in Knoxville, Tennessee. Travel for destinations
weddings and portrait sessions is available and encouraged. Shanell is also a proud member of the Professional Photographers of America.

July 5, 2011

Amy & Scott – Knoxville Botanical Gardens Greenhouse Wedding

Amy & Scott’s Wedding at Knoxville Botanical Gardens’ Greenhouse So what do you do when the rental company forgets to deliver the generator for your reception? […]
July 1, 2011

Allie ~ A Knoxville Bridal Session ~ Knoxville Wedding Photographer

I will be blogging Allie & Robbie’s wedding soon, so in the meantime, here are a few shots of Allie’s bridal portrait session at The Bleak […]
June 24, 2011

Courtney & Ruf ~ Clarksville Engagement Session

Courtney & Ruf invited me to Clarksville, TN to shoot their engagement photos on Ruf’s family property.  There were so many options for great spots, I […]
June 15, 2011

The Budget Savvy Bride blog – great for money saving tips!

If you are planning a wedding on a budget, you can find tips, advice and secrets from other money-wise brides over at Budget Savvy Bride. Headed […]
May 27, 2011

Kimberly & Jim ~ 4.30.11 ~ Thompson’s Station, TN wedding

You know those couples who just look so sweetly at each other and everyone around can see that their love is undeniable?  Kimberly and Jim are […]
May 13, 2011

Lurving this blog right now!

This is soooo right up my alley. Enjoy! http://www.rocknrollbride.com/
April 23, 2011

The Ervins welcome baby Westley ~ Knoxville newborn photography

It feels like we waited forever for this little monkey to arrive.  I used to spend my Thursday nights at his mommy and daddy’s house watching […]
April 10, 2011

The Lindsay Family – Knoxville Family Portrait Photography

I had the best time with the Lindsays!  Not only are all the kids so great, but mom and dad are just as fun and energetic […]


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July 21, 2009

Melissa & Daniel ~ 6.5.09 ~ Carriage Lane Inn ~ Murfreesboro, TN

Everything is bigger in Texas, including love! Melissa & Daniel celebrated their wedding day at Carriage Lane Inn in Murfreesboro, TN, but they brought their TX […]
June 19, 2009

Ally & Jeremy ~ 5.30.09 ~ Ridge Valley Farms ~ Maryville, TN

I had not met Ally & Jeremy prior to their wedding day, so I only hoped our personalities jived with each other. Turns out that these […]
June 11, 2009

Mary Beth & Adam ~ 5.31.09 ~ Oak Ridge, TN

I’ve been impatiently waiting months to see Mary Beth and Adam tie the knot! They were married at a private residence in Oak Ridge, just outside […]
June 8, 2009

Allison & Matt ~ 5.16.09 ~ Knoxville, TN

It’s just precious to see to two young people so much in love! Miss Alli and Mr. Matt were married May 16th at Salem Baptist Church […]
June 8, 2009

Robyn & Jon ~ Engagement Session

Jon, a.k.a Schwarzie, and Robyn will be wed in St. Louis this August and I can’t wait to shoot their wedding! We got together for engagement […]
June 8, 2009

Jennifer & Bud ~ 5.9.09 ~ Kennesaw Farms ~ Gallatin, TN

V! O! L! S! V-O-L-S GO VOLS GO!! Jennifer & Bud were married May 9th at The Baber House at Kennesaw Farms in Gallatin. After sketchy […]
April 2, 2009

Mary Beth & Adam's Engagement Session ~ Downtown Knoxville

Mary Beth, Adam and I got to romp around downtown Knoxville for their engagement session. We hit up the Old City, Gay Street and the World’s […]
March 16, 2009

Piper & Brent ~ 2.28.09 ~ Lebanon, TN

For Brent, love was quite literally in the air when he found Piper. Brent is a pilot for Jet Blue Airlines and little miss Piper is […]
February 3, 2009

Sarah & Austin ~ 1.10.09

When the bride is rapping to a Ludacris song and 3 hot ladies are dancing in the hotel room window, you know it’s going to be […]
December 23, 2008

Sarah M's Bridal Portrait – Benton Chapel, Nashville, TN

Miss Sarah’s wedding gown was late coming in, so we actually shot her bridal portrait the same day as her wedding.  We just started early!  These […]