Historic Seibels House and Garden Wedding Emily + Jesse Love is brewing at this garden wedding full of unique elements, DIY projects by the bride, and homemade pickles. I joined Emily and Jesse in Asheville, NC for their engagement session where we visited Green Man Brewery, keeping their love of beer a focal point of their love […]

Craft Beer Inspired Garden Wedding

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Pugs, Donuts, Gamecocks, and Soda City: A Love Story Casey + John For their engagement session, we took their child, Mustard, to the local farmers market, Soda City. Almost every Saturday these three go to Soda City, making it a special place for them. How they met: “I was in a band with one of Casey’s […]

Soda City Engagement Session

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The Riverwalk in Columbia, SC creates a perfect backdrop for this classic engagement session. Allie + Jay The first time I met Allie and Jay it was an instant connection. They are sarcastic, laidback, and share my love of Star Wars, Lord of The Rings, and Harry Potter. They also have dogs! Getting to know […]

Historic Riverfont Engagement Session

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We’re engaged, now what? Engagement session tips by Alexis Schwallier Photography. I tend to get several recurring questions before engagement sessions, so I decided this week to make a blog post on important things you should know before your engagement session!  I tried to be specific but if you have any questions or comments please feel […]

Six Engagement Session Tips

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Apps I love. At dinner with some friends, we got on the topic of apps. They suggested I make a blog post on the subject and I’m happy to share my favorites below. #1 Hoopla https://www.hoopladigital.com Editing takes up a lot of time. I have my editing playlists, of course, but most recently I’ve gotten into […]

What’s the Apps?

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Beaufort Inn Wedding Kate + Craig Lowcountry Weddings are always breathtaking. The South Carolina coast is a picturesque backdrop for any love story.This time, I’m taking you to Beaufort, SC.  Kate was by far one of the easiest brides I’ve ever worked with. Her big day was all about sharing an intimate moment with her […]

Intimate Lowcountry Wedding

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A downtown Columbia Engagement Session Nyomi + Lachey Nyomi and Lachey moved from New Hampshire to Columbia, SC. Nymoi works for a non-profit and connected with me through Girls Rock Columbia (an incredible and empowering organization for female identifying youth). But first, shots… To shake off the pre-session jitters we took a short walk from […]

Modern Engagement Session

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Kristy Ramos-Henderson Rock Paper Scissor Salon in Columbia, SC. I met Kristy through mutual friends while she was attending Paul Mitchell The School Columbia. She became a client, friend, and my hair stylist. Working with Kristy on her engagement photos, wedding, announcement of her daughter, and now her passion for curly hair has been amazing. Her […]

Local Business Feature

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Hey friends! Being a photographer involves constant growth and chasing creative opportunities. Learning never stops! My dear friend Jessica Hunt of Jessica Hunt Photography invited me on a retreat for creatives. I am so happy I didn’t pass up the opportunity to learn from some amazing photographers and other industry professionals. The friendships and connections […]

Photography Retreat

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Creative engagement session in downtown Columbia Susan and James got engaged in Seattle and wanted a city feel to their engagement photos. A Polaroid photographer, Susan was excited about my background in film photography and wanted to incorporate artistic and creative elements into her engagement session. As a future librarian, one of my favorite places in Columbia […]

Creative Engagement Session

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