Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Eduardo and Reyna: engagement :D {mt. pleasant, tx engagement photographer}



Tomorrow, it will have been two months since I photographed Eduardo and Reyna's engagement pictures, and now I get to share them with y'all!! :D

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Let's begin with their story, shall we? :D

Reyna said...

"We met in 2006 at my family's Christmas party. My family had just moved to Texas from California and it turned out that Eduardo's parents and my own had known each other for years, they too are from California. Since we met that night we pretty much have been inseparable since then. We grew into adults together and have known since day 1 that there was something wonderful about us. On December of 2014 we visited New York for a mini vacation and Eduardo proposed while we were walking around Central Park. 2016 marks our tenth year, and it's always been clear that we're going to be together for ever, now we're making it official on paper...can't wait! :D"

They're such kind people (and BEAUTIFUL. Yeah, you're gonna enjoy this post. Haha :D ) and were up for anything (like trudging through tall grass, climbing fences, dodging cow pies and unsuccessfully dodging gnat swarms. Haha). I'm so honored and happy I get to be apart of this time in their lives :) :). And I LOVE her ring :D. Very much the style I've always loved :). 


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Oh, oh, man <3 Yeah, there's more. Haha.
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Eduardo told me about Reyna...

"Reyna (or Queen as I call her) is the cool chick! She is the smiling, bubbly, always-giggling-at-things part of my day. I guess what I like about her is that she helps me loosen up and be chilled out. I love our random dancing and 'karate battles.' I could go on and on, but as you will find out I'm a keep-it-short-and-simple kind of guy. To sum it all up, I love this girl and couldn't imagine my life without her."

Look at theeeeem :D :D !!

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And Reyna told me about Eduardo :)

"Most people see Eduardo as a quiet and serious guy, but I've always known him as a shy, quirky, kind, and caring person. He is one of the most level headed individuals I know and helps me see reason when all else feels hopeless. We quote random movies, have random dancing, and giggle together for no reason. I am myself when I'm around him. He is my best friend and I know I am one lucky gal to be a part of his life."

Yay :)

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OH, Reyna. You are incredibly beautiful. Man.

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Aaaaaaah :D.

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Reyna also told me what some of their favorite things to do together were :D.

"We do almost everything together. We are homebodies for sure: movie watching (Harry Potter!), hanging out in our balcony, board games, cooking together, listening to music and dancing awkwardly, people watching, cloud watching, walking around the city, baseball games, hiking...etc. :)"

I like these people. Hehe :D

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Just lookin' like models on the road in front of my house. Man!

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Love love :D
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Then we drove down the road to this enchanting corner of land I discovered a few months before :D!!!
These two, the land, the light, the goat weed (it photographs really well! Haha): it was magic :D :D

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Look!!! :D :D

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Mmmm :)

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:) :)

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Then we went to our last location: the side of a highway going through some of the prettiest farmland around :) :). It was glorious :D.

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Ooooooh <3

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So lovely, Reyna :)

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:D

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I just. Whoa.

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Hehe :D

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The sun was goin' down and we made the most of it :).

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Happy happy :D

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I love everything about this :D :D

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Joy, love, and the last rays of the sun :D :D.

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Sweeeet :D

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Their faces :D :D

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Hehe :D
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Beautiful :)

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:D

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Dreamy <3 :)

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It was all so beautiful and I cannot wait for their backyard wedding in the spring :D :D.


With a smile,
{ Rachel Leigh }

1 comment:

Michele Ann Greene said...

This portrait session was so fun to watch unfold. You did a great job catching so many amazing moments in 45 min! We jumped in the car and did some driving, fought bugs and this couple stayed looking fresh, relaxed and lovely. Mom