Wedding Photography


WELCOME TO SHANELL BLEDSOE'S BLOG

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 20, 2015
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Baby smiles ~ peek of Sam’s 9 month session ~ Knoxville baby photographer

Lil Sam-I-Am turned 9 months old recently and stopped by the studio in Knoxville for photos to celebrate. Just a peek-a-boo!
July 15, 2015
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Chelsea + Nick’s windy, lakeside wedding at Grande Vista Bay ~ Rockwood, TN

The rain came and went. The sun came and went. The wind came and stayed! Chelsea and Nick’s beautiful lakeside wedding at Grande Vista Bay was such a […]
June 29, 2015
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Preview: Chelsea + Nick

“May you always have walls for the winds, a roof for the rain, tea beside the fire, laughter to cheer you, those you love near you, and all […]
June 16, 2015
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Kaitlyn + Wes ~ Museum of Appalachia Wedding ~ Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Every time I look at these images I tear up. Every time. The way Wes loves Kaitlyn is just precious. It’s everything a girl could ask for […]
June 13, 2015
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All About That Base ~ Eli & Trey’s Baseball Photos in Knoxville

These two young men have a soft, squishy part of my heart that’s just for them. I have been photographing them since they were pups and […]
June 10, 2015
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Newborn Twins! ~ Knoxville Baby & Newborn Photographer

This was my first time photographing newborn twins and I was super excited! They were both little angels and did a great job. To be fair, […]
June 9, 2015
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Chastin & Tyler ~ The Stables at Hunter Valley Farm Wedding ~ Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Congrats to Chastin & Tyler who tied the knot at The Stables at Hunter Valley Farm on May 22nd. (Vendor info to come soon!) ©2015 Shanell […]
May 29, 2015
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Congrats, Chastin & Tyler!

Congratulations to Chastin & Tyler who were married May 22nd at The Stables at Hunter Valley Farm in Knoxville. Here’s a peek. More to come!

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July 12, 2011

Allie & Robbie’s gazebo wedding at Dara’s Garden ~ Knoxville Wedding Photograper

“Is that Carolina blue?”  That’s all I had to ask to get the groomsmen on my side.  Carolina blue was everywhere from the guys socks to […]
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? […]
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 […]
January 10, 2011

Emily + Matt ~11.20.10 ~ Nashville wedding photography

Emily & Matt were married at Owens Chapel Church of Christ in Brentwood.  It was such a beautiful day, the weather was perfect, and the little […]
November 17, 2010

Cassandra + Aaron 10.23.10 Nashville wedding photography

Ever since I was little, I’ve wanted a backyard with a secret garden.  Alive with color, buzzing insects and shimmering lights.  Well, Cassandra and Aaron have […]
November 7, 2010

Jessica + Adam 10.16.10 The Stables in LaFollette, TN – Knoxville Wedding Photography

Jessica & Adam's wedding at The Stables in LaFollette, TN on Oct. 16, 2010. "After a precious ceremony, photos, and a yummy dinner courtesy of Ramsey's catering, the couple ran through sparklers and took a few minutes to ooh and ahh at the fireworks that graced the southern sky in their honor. What a send-off!"
September 24, 2010

Julie Anne + Clay ~ A rustic wedding-A rockin' reception! ~ 8.21.10 ~ Nashville Wedding Photographer

I was so happy to be chosen as J+C’s photographer, especially after learning about the reception band they had booked!  After chatting awhile, I realized that […]
September 8, 2010

Tara & Thomas ~ 8.14.10 ~ Nashville Wedding Photographer

It seriously felt like a sauna the day Tara & Thomas said “I do” in Nashville!  But thanks to wonderful planning by the folks at The […]
September 2, 2010

Heather + Michael ~ Knoxville Wedding Photography

Heather and Michael were married June 20th on the Clinch River at Flatwater Grill in Oak Ridge, TN.  As usual for a June wedding in Knoxville, […]
July 24, 2010

Jennifer + James ~ 6.12.10 ~ Knoxville Wedding Photography

Jennifer and James were married at Magnolia Manor just outside of Knoxville, TN.  After shooting Jennifer’s sister, Julie’s wedding in Nashville last year, I seriously feel […]