Author Archives: kim

Megan and Anthony’s Wedding

Saturday, April 20th, Megan said “I do” to Anthony at All Saints Catholic Church in Dallas and became Mrs. Loeffel. We started photography at Megan’s parent’s home. Megan’s mom has this same pose in her wedding album with her two … Continue reading

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Kristie and Trey

Kristie and Trey were married Saturday, April 6th at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church with a terrific seated dinner at the lovely Park Cities Club afterward.  Here are a few of their special moments. Family and heritage are very important … Continue reading

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Michaela and Chas

Michaela and Chas were married two weeks ago at the Omni Park West Hotel on the edge of Dallas.  Here are a few quick slideshows for your sneak peek until the couple releases the photos for their friends and family … Continue reading

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Photography Locations Around Town

We are often asked about some favorite photography locations around the Metroplex.  So what better time to unearth some of our past photos to bring these locations back into mind. Austin Ranch, Grapevine     Red Barn – Grapevine   … Continue reading

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Raven’s Senior Photography at Home

It’s Raven’s turn! We photographed Raven’s big brother Julian when he was about to graduate in early 2009 and that is when we first met Miss Raven.  She was a beauty then but now, she is quite stunning! We started … Continue reading

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Jesse’s Family Portraits – Celebrating a Special Birthday

A dad who will willing listen to his two adult daughters who tell him to pack for a weekend, including something kind of dressy,  be up and ready for us to pick you up in wee hours on a Saturday, … Continue reading

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Kim Cooley Up Close and Personal

As this has become the Carpe Vita Photography website / blog and some things are more personal, Kim has decided to create a personal space for sharing for things in her life other than photography.  If you are interested, swing … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Family Portraits On Location at the Park, Dallas

On Father’s Day, we had the pleasure of photographing the Mewhirter family at Lee Park in Dallas.  Daughter Stacie Kritz was in town from Chicago with her family and so it seemed like the perfect time to get every one … Continue reading

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Sara and Damian’s Dallas Wedding Photography

Sara and Damian were married this last Saturday and what a celebration it was.  The afternoon started with Sara and her girls getting ready at Sara’s parents’ home.  The talented Robert Emery (who also oversaw the wedding coordination for the … Continue reading

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Main Street Days 2011 Photos

Carpe Vita Photography is spending the weekend at Grapevine’s Main Street Days meeting new friends and recruiting Class of 2012 High School Senior Crew Members, Kid Crew (kiddos under the age of 15) and Pet Models for our promotional photography … Continue reading

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