knoxville engagement 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.


November 15, 2018

Ronda & Eric’s Smoky Mountain Wedding at The Magnolia

Ronda and Eric’s wedding at The Magnolia Wedding & Events Venue, Pigeon Forge, TN Ronda and Eric live just outside of Raleigh, NC, but chose a […]
December 1, 2017
bride and groom in field at the cedars at carr farm aimee and montana sunset

Aimee + Montana’s Fall on the Farm Wedding at The Cedars at Carr Farm

I am so happy to share Aimee and Montana’s fall wedding at The Cedars at Carr Farm in Cedar Hill, TN. The Cedars at Carr Farm […]
November 22, 2017
Wedding ceremony at Hollyfield Manor Pond

Amber & Michael’s Wedding at Hollyfield Manor in Richmond, VA

Today I am excited to share Amber and Michael’s beautiful fall wedding at Hollyfield Manor. Hollyfield Manor is a stunning 18th century plantation home rich with history, […]
June 30, 2017
Indian groom and American bride leave in rain scarritt bennett wedding nashville photographer

Part 2 – Stephanie & Sumeeth’s Indian-American Wedding in Music City

Part 2: Stephanie and Sumeeth’s Indian-American fusion wedding at Scarritt Bennett Center – Wightman Chapel and Country Music Hall of Fame Stephanie and Sumeeth’s wedding weekend […]
June 29, 2017
Nashville Sangeet Indian wedding

Stephanie and Sumeeth’s Indian-American Fusion Wedding in Nashville, Music City – Part 1

Stephanie and Sumeeth’s Indian-American fusion wedding weekend in Nashville Music City USA – part 1 #sumeethstephsitup My first Indian-American wedding ever–I will never forget it!  What […]
June 13, 2017
bride and groom overlooking Chattanooga Valley at Rock City portrait

Taylor + Derrick’s Lookout Mountain Wedding at Grandview

To say the view was breathtaking at Taylor and Derrick’s wedding at Grandview on Lookout Mountain is an understatement.  “Say your vows above the clouds,” was […]
June 3, 2017
bride in front of Bennett Hall''s stained glass Gothic arch windows nashville Scarritt Bennett

Stephanie’s Bridal Portrait Session at Scarritt Bennett Center’s Wightman Chapel in Nashville

Stephanie and Sumeeth’s lavish Indian wedding weekend began last Thursday with Stephanie’s bridal portrait session at Wightman Chapel at Scarritt Bennett Center in Nashville. Wightman Chapel is […]
May 17, 2017

Tori + Zach – Traditional Southern Church Wedding in LaFollette, TN

I’m off to Bermuda to celebrate 15 years with my hubs in less than 24 hours, but I wanted to be sure to get Tori and Zach’s […]

VIEW SHANELL'S BLOG CATEGORIES

Click here to view a variety of different photography projects!
October 9, 2014

Chelsea + Nick’s engagement session on the lake ~ Knoxville engagement photography

My job basically rocks. While I knew that already, it is especially fun when I can “work” on a sunny afternoon at the lake.  Chelsea & […]
May 17, 2014

Mary + Daren {engaged} ~ Knoxville engagement & wedding photographer

Mary & Daren will be married in September at Crescent Bend, so we shot their engagement session photos there and then hit downtown for a few […]
August 27, 2013

Bronte & Joey ~ Knoxville Engagement Session ~ Knoxville Wedding Photographer

Gosh, what more could ya want out of a garden engagement session? Beautiful light, an endlessly romantic couple who adore each other and tons of sweet […]
April 4, 2013

Christie + Mike {engaged} ~ Knoxville Wedding and Engagement Photographer

Christie & Mike’s wedding at Knoxville Botanical Gardens is coming up at the end of this month, so we really waited till the last minute for […]
March 20, 2013

Sneak Peek of Danielle & Thomas {engaged!} ~ A Knoxville engagement session ~ Knoxville wedding photographer

It’s been a while…so I wanted to post a quickie peek of Danielle & Thomas’ engagement session this past weekend.  What a beautiful day and a […]
August 14, 2012

Meg + Matt ~ Knoxville Engagement

I’m trying hard to catch up on blogging! Here’s Meg & Matt’s engagement session and their wedding blog will be coming soon! They will be Mr. […]
July 2, 2012

Ashley & Barry {engaged} ~ Knoxville Engagement Photographer

I’m just gonna stop apologizing for being so late on blogging. At least I’m posting in order of events!  Barry & Ashley were married May 26th, […]
June 25, 2012

Rachel & Zac ~ Knoxville Engagement Photographer

I’m so far behind on blogging that Rachel & Zac are already married, back from their honeymoon, and we’ve shot their After-Session.  Bad, bad photographer!!  I […]
May 12, 2012

Whitney + Brandon ~ Knoxville engagement & wedding photographer

I’m so excited to shoot Whitney & Brandon’s wedding at Chateau Selah in July!  Here are a few shots from our engagement session at Knoxville Botanical Gardens. […]