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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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September 13, 2011

Coming soon…Arianna! Knoxville Maternity Photography

Brent & Dana are ready for little princess #2!  Baby Arianna is due anytime so I better post this session now.  Big sis, Bella cannot wait […]
August 10, 2011

Family & kid sessions ~ Knoxville & Nashville Family Photography

Terrible.  I am terrible at keeping up with blogging every session.  I am terrible at marketing my work.  I am terrible at selling!  *sigh*  A successful […]
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 […]
April 4, 2011

The Duncans ~ Knoxville Family Portrait Photography

I got together with the Duncan Family at their beautiful home in West Knoxville recently for a family portrait session.  Little man Cody was such a […]
December 13, 2010

Allie & Mommy ~ My favorite Kiwis! ~ Nashville children's photography

Allie and her mommy, Sarah wanted to do a secret mommy-daughter session for daddy.  So before they took off on a cross-country tour with Rapture Ruckus, (daddy’s […]
June 7, 2010

The Culiats ~ Knoxville Family Photography

The Culiats are some of my most favorite people on earth. And since I don’t get to shoot many family sessions, I jumped at the chance […]
March 3, 2010

Nico's 2nd Birthday!

This could quite possibly be the most adorable little boy on earth. Look at these big brown eyes and that dimple! When you tell him how […]
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 […]
November 23, 2009

Recent family photo sessions ~ Knoxville, TN

As the leaves continue to fall, I’ve been shooting some family sessions. Here are some highlights of the Keeble and Kennedy families!
November 9, 2009

The Painters on the farm ~ Family photo session ~ New Market, TN

I got together with the Painters again for some fall fun on the farm. Little Eli and Trey love John Deere tractors so we made that […]