Documentary Wedding Photographer Justin Cook – Evocative, Surprising, Storytelling Images

Justin Cook – North Carolina Wedding Photographer Portfolio

Here is a sampling of my wedding portfolio. Be sure to check the “FAVORITES” menu above to see someView full post »

Crystal and Christian Married at Castle McCulloch – Greensboro Wedding Photographer

One word: Lightsabers. Nothing I write will do it justice, so I’ll let the couple tell you the rest in thisView full post »

Cara + Mike’s Atlanta Wedding – Atlanta Wedding Photographer

My wife, wedding photographer Courtney Potter and I collaborated with Mike and Cara on an unseasonably warm day inView full post »

Looking Back on 2013 – North Carolina Documentary Style Wedding Photographer

Twenty thirteen was a year of exploring portraiture, shooting looser images with room to breathe, andView full post »

Christina + Jeremy’s Charlottesville Vineyard Wedding – Virginia Wedding Photographer

Christina and Jeremy had a lively King Family Vineyard wedding in Crozet, Virginia. I know Jeremy from our daysView full post »

Garrett + Zach’s Carolina Inn Wedding – Chapel Hill Wedding Photographer

UPDATE: This wedding was featured in Chapel Hill Magazine. Many thanks to their editors and publisher, Rory. Zach andView full post »

Matt and Ashley Married at Barclay Villa in Angier North Carolina! Raleigh Wedding Photographer

Matt wiping cake all over Ashley’s face was one my favorite moments from their wedding. It was one of theirView full post »

Mana and Saleem Married in Durham – North Carolina Wedding Photographer

An Indian groom. A Japanese bride. A Muslim ceremony. At an Indian restaurant in a non-descript strip mall inView full post »

Beth + Cris King’s Daughters Inn Blessing Ceremony

Beth and Cris have been together for 13 years. They had a commitment ceremony in 2010 at First PresbyterianView full post »

Dana + James Married in Bermuda Run, North Carolina! Winston Salem Wedding Photographer

Dana and James were married September 22, 2012 at Bermuda Run Country Club near Winston Salem, NC. One of my mostView full post »

An Interview with Elissa and Shaul, Married in Weaverville, NC! Asheville Wedding Photographer

Elissa and Shaul were married August 5, 2012 at Claxton Farm near Asheville, North Carolina. There was something aboutView full post »

Laura + Steve married on Bald Head Island! Bald Head Island Wedding Photographer

In October I booked Laura and Steve’s wedding last minute at Bald Head Island, North Carolina, where sea turtlesView full post »

You deserve a documentary photography approach that focuses on your love, your new commitment and the special people celebrating with you.  The billion dollar wedding-industrial complex wants to convince you that you are only planning an event. Lost is the fact that you are getting married to the love of your life. The focus is on decorations, dresses, shoes, venues – things. My focus is on you.