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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.


September 19, 2016
One year old triplets family photos in Knoxville

The 3 P’s are 1 year old!

Wow time flies! It seems like these kiddos were just born and now they are rockin’ out their triplet 1 year photos with huge grins, giggles, […]
September 16, 2016
Bride walking with bridesmaids in pink at Hunter Valley Farm

Pretty in Pink Wedding at Hunter Valley Farm – Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Faith & Zach’s Wedding at Hunter Valley Farm in Knoxville, Tennessee Faith and Zach’s summer wedding at The Pavilion at Hunter Valley Farm had some of […]
September 6, 2016
Maternity photos in Little River, Knoxville maternity photography

Baby Girl K is on the way! Maternity photo session in the river – Walland, TN

Manasseh’s maternity photo idea lead us to the Little River in Walland for a nice, cool evening in the water with the family.  Baby K will […]
August 2, 2016
boudoir photography session sale in Knoxville

Summer Boudoir Sale starts now!

This is the last month I will be offering boudoir sessions until next year so let’s have a SALE! Album upgrades, $99 canvas and $100 off […]
June 23, 2016
game of thrones theme wedding inspiration, gold lace Marchesa dress, garden ceremony

Game of Thrones Wedding Inspiration – Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Just a peek in honor of the season 6 finale this Sunday! Back in March I collaborated with Lesley Britt of LB Floral on a Game of […]
June 22, 2016
Night photo of bride and groom kissing inside gazebo at The Stables in LaFollette, TN

Whittney + Zach’s Waterfall Wedding at The Stables, LaFollette,TN – Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Whittney & Zach’s Wedding at The Stables in LaFollette, Tennessee Whittney & Zach are such a sweet couple and I was so happy to photograph their […]
June 9, 2016
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Britney and Andrew’s Rainy Day Wedding at Twin Cedar Farm in Rockford TN

Britney & Andrew’s Rainy Day Wedding at Twin Cedar Farm Sometimes rain delays a wedding ceremony. No biggie. Other times it delays and delays and sends […]
June 3, 2016
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Courtney + Caleb’s Vintage Retro Comic Book Themed Wedding ~ Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Comic book covers. Superhero Pez dispenser wedding favors. Nerf gun toys. Colored pencils and games. These are just a few items that you could find on the […]

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December 9, 2010

It's Christmas, baby! ~ Knoxville newborn photographer

I’ll be officially blogging the Lowe Family session later, but I had to share this precious little 8-day-old monkey RIGHT NOW! Welcome to the world, Baby […]
July 26, 2010

Gentry Faith is here! ~ Nashville Newborn/Baby Photography

Congrats to Adam and Angela on the birth of their first baby, Miss Gentry!  She was born on June 2nd, weighed 7 lbs, and was 19.75 […]
July 20, 2010

Bella's 2 year session ~ Nashville children's photography

I have had the honor of photographing miss Bella since she was in utero.  (Literally!  See here!)  She is growing up so fast *insert sad face* […]
March 2, 2010

Wilhoit Family ~ Knoxville, TN family photography

There is a new Wilhoit! I had the privilege of photographing this little cutie and his family just before he had surgery. Big thanks to Kate […]
February 9, 2010

Baby Cole ~ Knoxville newborn photography

Baby Cole just couldn’t wait to come into the world. He was 5 weeks early! I shot his mom and dad’s wedding last spring. I’m telling […]
October 19, 2009

Harms Family Photos ~ Nashville

What a cute little family! I met Holly years ago when we were co-workers at Arzelle’s. When she married Ben, we all joked that her name […]
August 26, 2009

Kinzlee's 6 month session ~ 8.21.09 ~ Knoxville, TN

This little diva was all smiles! I love that her little UT outfit says “GO VOLS” on the butt! And one with Mommy and Daddy too!
August 18, 2009

Jayke Ryne ~ newborn portraits ~ Knoxville, TN

Baby Jayke is here! Well, actually Baby Jayke was 2 weeks early. So early, in fact, that I was still on the other side of the […]
February 4, 2009

Baby Myla is here!

I had the privilege of shooting Tami and Andronicus’ wedding last year, as well as Tami’s maternity portraits. And in January, the star of the show […]
August 27, 2008

Bella at 8 weeks old!

My dear friends Dana & Brent invited me into their home to shoot Bella’s newborn photos and have dessert! Such a precious little monkey!  And she […]