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The Wedding of Angela and Rick - October 20th, 2017

November 14, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Rick and Angela prepare to see each other before the ceremony at Duncan Memorial Chapel.

The Groom getting dressed.

The Music being prepared

The Groom with a Family Member Entrance to the Brides Dressing Room

The bouquet of flowers The Bride with her Mother getting dressed for the 1st look.

The Groom Waiting The Groom getting help from his daughter with the boutonniere. The First Look The First Look The First Look Pre-Ceremony  The Ceremony Begins

After Ceremony
Wedding Highlight Video






The Wedding of Samantha & Jay - July 1st, 2017 - Culbertson West Mansion

July 19, 2017  •  1 Comment

The day begins at the Culbertson West Mansion located in New Albany, Indiana. 

The Bridal suite was perfect for photography and very comfortable for the bride. 

The Mansion also provides a nice comfortable area the Groom!

The rings are photographed on the Antique heater core.

The Groom Waiting for the Bride to come down the staircase. 

The Bride

The signing of the Marriage Certificate in the bar that even has a old-time cigarette machine

The newlywed couple posing with one of the owners of the mansion. 

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GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS - NEW BOWLING CHAMPIONS - Highest Pin-fall in 24 Hours by a Twosome

April 25, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Steve and Trace Wiseman Father & Son Team - The New Champions!!! The record to beat was 30,537 pins held previously by two people in Texas. They broke the old record at 7:12 pm Saturday, just over 19 hours into the 24-hour attempt in Louisville Kentucky at Kingpin Lanes.

The Celebration begins for the New Winners. 4.48 hours left to bowl for the New Record. Kingpin Lanes location was chosen for this record changing event. Angie Smith, The daughter and sister of the winners did a fantastic job narrating the entire event on FaceBooK LIVE.  She performed like a Radiant Superstar Broadcaster. 

Angie Smith Facebook Live - One of Two Phones Being Used Simultaneously.

Angie and Trace Hugs for Smiles. Trace and Steve continue to be charging onward with all their effort and endurance in this prolonged physical event.

Angie Smith and Trace Wiseman - Sister and Brother

Steve at age 69 and Trace at 16 had begun their 24 hour dream just 20 hours earlier. It all started over a year ago with discussion to become the New Champions with Guinness World Records. They did a practice run of 12 hours a couple of weeks eariler and was thrilled to see that it is possible. When it came time to beat the record Trace used a special bowling ball from his great grand father.   Trace Wiseman

Steve picking out his next bowling ball. 

Steve Wiseman

Steve Wiseman is deciding on the next ball to use.

 Looking Picture Perfect  - As You Can See Same Pose on the Walls lined with Nostalgic Professionals  
Steve Wiseman

Time for a much needed break! Steve Wiseman

Pinfall Record Pace Milestones - From the start they were ahead of the game and were on pace to win...if they could keep up the stamina!

Pinfall Record Pace Milestones

Trace going strong - Strike after Strike.  Trace Wiseman Trace Wiseman RECORDS Adjudicator Hannah Ortman watches on as the pin numbers keep climbing up to an all new record high. 

RECORDS Adjudicator Hannah Ortman Hannah seen here tabulating the test scores into the final hours. 

Tabulating test score.

Trace takes a break from bowling to mingle with Friends and Family. His mother Mary Wiseman pictured in the far right wearing the orange sweater. 

Trace Wiseman and his mother Mary in orange far right.

Checking out social media. Trace and Friend checking social media.

A gift for Trace. Trace Wiseman

Much love for Trace too!!

Trace Wiseman and Friend
Trace Wiseman - Group hug!

Mary Wiseman updating the score board. Mary Wiseman with Hannah Ortman

Scoreboard update It is a dry night after a day of rain for the final 2 hours. 

Night time at the Kingpin Lanes

Final last 5 minutes and the countdown is on. It seems to last forever for Trace as shouts of each minute is called out...always another minute, then another 30 seconds....He drops with exhaustion after putting all his energy in Maximizing the total ending count. 

Final 5 minutes Final 5 minutes

Final 5 minutes Final 5 minutes Final 5 minutes Final 5 minutes

The Record Winning Ceremony Begins! The Ceremony Begins... The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony The Ceremony

They both have one more throw!  Themselves!!! The Ceremony The Ceremony


Many thanks to all the people and crew that helped and witnessed this once in a lifetime event!!!

Congratulations to the Winners and their endurance! Trace is getting his much needed rest.
The Ceremony Video of Steve and Trace Wiseman receiving the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD in Bowling for 2 People in 24 Hours - 04/22/2017 



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Jeremiah Jones and Friends - March 11th, 2017 - Photo-shoot of a Senior with big dreams!

March 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Click this Link to see the complete photo-shoot and continue scrolling to see Jeremiah and friends in his short fun video!

The Eyes Jeremiah Jones will be graduating this year as a senior. He has plans to pursue his dreams and continue his education in college. 

Jeremiah with friends. The city of Anchorage was chosen for it's beautiful trails and structures for the photo-shoot. 

Jeremiah and his friends on the trail.

Jeremiah and his friends.

Jeremiah and his friends.

It was a chilly day and these guys were great. it was a lot of fun! 

The Bench Pose! Thank You all for the great photo-shoot!

This photo was captured by Samira Benaziza.

We chose the spot for the darkness of the background with the light focused on Jeremiah to get this amazing shot.

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Shelby & Jamie - June 11th, 2016

July 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

The Beautiful Love Story of Shelby & Jamie

 The Bride and Groom traveled to Lexington Kentucky with the Wedding Party to exchange vows with family and friends. The first look was at the alter of Grace Baptist Church which was chosen for the ceremony.   A romantic photo-shoot of the couple took place at the Lexington Art League. The reception was held at the Copper Roux.