This. i am often moved and inspired by photographs from artisans all over the world, but this… this is something else. Recently i met Jeffrey and Lauren Bergeron, a newlywed couple in Houston, TX. who shared mutual friends with me from the Seattle area. When they had introduced themselves they were incredibly warm and kind towards me, my endeavors and from the shake of a hand, had quickly become my good friends. When i got the chance to finally look at their wedding photos i was blown away by the visible love that so many in our generation fight for. This photograph, along with several others, were captured by the talented Lauren & Mark Apel and do incomprehensibly well at showcasing the emotions behind this day. To call all of these people my Houston family has been something i could not have hoped for when i moved down here. Southern comfort is definitely not just a stereo-type, it is a lifestyle.