MagMod wedding photo carolina inn
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest

The Carolina Inn Wedding – Colin and Katie are Married!

A Carolina Inn wedding has such an elegance about it, and everything came together perfectly for Katie and Colin’s wedding day. Check out some of my favorites images from the day below and read some of their story at the bottom of this post!

groom tying bowtiebride getting ready at the carolina innKatieAndColinWedding(72of987)KatieAndColinWedding(125of987)a moment with her bridesmaidsKatie and Colin snuggled closeCouple snuggled at a Carolina Inn WeddingCarolina Inn Silhouettedad and daughter coming down aisleKatieAndColinWedding(414of987)KatieAndColinWedding(440of987)candid wedding photocouple leaving weddingMagMod wedding photo carolina innKatieAndColinWedding(629of987)KatieAndColinWedding(635of987)KatieAndColinWedding(700of987)carolina inn reception old wellKatieAndColinWedding(769of987)KatieAndColinWedding(777of987)KatieAndColinWedding(854of987)KatieAndColinWedding(869of987)party photosKatieAndColinWedding(889of987)fun dancing wedding pictures

About the Couple

Where did your wedding take place?

The Carolina Inn

What was your favorite moment on your wedding day?

Dancing with all our friends and family during the reception.

What was the most helpful piece of advice you received when it came to planning your wedding?

Don’t sweat the small stuff and enjoy every moment! 

What was the biggest reason you chose Dave Shay Photography on your wedding day?

We chose Dave Shay Photography because of his creativity, vision, talent and personality. 

How would you describe your Wedding day? Use as many or as few words as you’d like

Like a dream. The entire day was full of laughter, love and excitement. 

About the Team


McLean Events 


Soul Psychedelic 


Eddie Brackett Florals


Reverend Creighton Alexander

Cake Designer:

Cinda’s Creative Cakes

Bridesmaid Dress Designer:

Hayley Paige

Groomsmen Attire:

Vera Wang

Bridal Party Jewelry and Pajamas:

The Poppy Shop


About the images

These The Carolina Inn images were taken with combinations of a  Nikon D4sNikon D750Nikkor 85mm 1.4GNikkor 45mm Tilt ShiftNikkor 24mm 1.4G, 5 off camera  Flashpoint R2 Speedlights, and 2  AD-200 strobes with an assortment of  MagMod modifiers. All of my images are color corrected with Adobe Lightroom only and not altered or photoshopped in any way.

I’d also like to extend a huge thank you to Matt for his help on this shoot, some of his images are mixed in with mine above.

In addition to these The Carolina Inn Wedding Photos, Raleigh Wedding Photographer Dave Shay is available for wedding and couple’s portraiture along the entire East Coast and worldwide. To see more work from Raleigh Wedding Photographer Dave Shay, please head over to the portfolio page.


Share this post with your friends

Share on facebook
Share on pinterest
Share on twitter
Share on email
Share on whatsapp

Raleigh based wedding photography to


You'll want to relive for a lifetime