Meet Jackie

Welcome to the Ardensea Blog! I’m Jackie Watson, owner and wedding photographer of my south Florida based studio. I hope you find this space a great resource to explore my work, find inspiration, and see if we’re the perfect fit for your own special day.

5 Reasons To Do A First Look

Should you have a first look on your wedding day? Disclaimer: YES you should, but let me tell you why.

Wedding Day Tips for Florida Brides

It’s become an essential part of my client experience to educate my brides on what works and what does not work for beach weddings in Florida. And now, I am sharing the knowledge!

Planning Your Wedding Day Photography Timeline

Here’s a sample of our wedding photography timeline we suggest to all our Ardensea brides and grooms!

Making Bride & Groom Portraits a Priority on Your Wedding Day

Running out of time is the biggest reason why couples skip over the bride and groom portraits, so it’s important to plan for at least 30-minutes to an hour for newlyweds to step away and capture wedding day pictures.

Best Detail Shots for Your Wedding Day

When it comes to planning out your wedding photography, consider the little details that have a surprisingly big impact. See which shots are absolute must-haves on your wedding day.

Whimsical Garden Estate Wedding

Park Chateau

Shooting this New Jersey estate wedding inspiration was literally an absolute dream. This vision looks like a fantasy novel – so dreamy, vibrant, colorful, and lush. In over a decade of being a destination wedding photographer, I have never shot something so stunning!

Vendor Love

Host: @styledshootsacrossamerica
Planning & Design: @heatherbengeevents
Hair & Makeup: @sunkissedandmadeup
Stationery: @jessmithdesigns
Cake: @itstartedwithacupcake
Flowers: @trfloraldesign
Bridal Salon: @solutionsbridal
Gown Designer: @nettabenshabu.official
Linens: @nuagedesignsinc
Tabletop Rentals: @lovelyluxerentals
Furniture & Decor Rentals: @luxeeventrentals
Menswear: @generationtux
Accessories: @etoilefinejewelry
Ring Box: @lovelyringboxes
Shoes: @bellebelleshoes

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Meet Jackie

Welcome to the Ardensea Blog! I’m Jackie Watson, owner and wedding photographer of my south Florida based studio. I hope you find this space a great resource to explore my work, find inspiration, and see if we’re the perfect fit for your own special day.

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