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Stories of luminous occasions, destination wedding planning tips, and snapshots from my international adventures.

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It’s taken over two months to write this post, because it’s nearly impossible to put into words how much our trip to Ballyfin Demesne meant to me. This Irish manor house has been my all-time dream destination since I first read about it nearly a decade ago, and visiting this past June for my birthday […]


My Bucket List Birthday Celebration at Ireland’s Ballyfin Demesne

The Year in Review | A Year of Travel, Adventure, Romance, and Beauty

My Life

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Unearthing the Creative Feature | Travel and the Artistic Journey


Unearthing the Creative | Travel for Artists | Molly Carr Photography

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Magnolia Rouge Feature | Five Minutes with Molly Carr | Fine Art Wedding Photographer

My Life

Fine Art Wedding Photographer | Molly Carr Photography | Magnolia Rouge Feature | Boone Hall Wedding | Boone Hall Plantation Wedding Photography | Bride and Groom Getting Out of Vintage Convertible | Groom Helping Bride Out of Car | Wedding Getaway Car | Vintage Getaway Car | Emily Kotarski Wedding Dress

Throughout the process of planning our destination wedding, I turned to my favorite wedding blog, Magnolia Rouge, countless times for inspiration. So I’m especially excited to share today that our HammerSky Vineyards wedding was featured by none other than Magnolia Rouge themselves – see it here! I absolutely cannot wait to return to the beautiful […]


Our Wine Country Wedding on Magnolia Rouge

As a perpetually timid person, many of my close friends and family were shocked when I decided to follow my dreams and quit my corporate 9-5 to travel through Europe solo in the fall of 2012. To be honest, there were quite a few times when I didn’t think that I could do it (I […]


My Top Travel Tips for Solo Female Explorers

Why I Had a Destination Wedding in California

Wedding Planning

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Exploring the Cinque Terre and Italian Riviera


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Our Newlywed Photos at Home on Film


When we first started planning our European honeymoon, I knew we had to make a stop in Tuscany to visit Borgo Santo Pietro. The 15-room property, set in a 13th-century villa, is home to a gourmet cooking school and a Michelin-starred restaurant, plus a casual trattoria with an outdoor wood-fired pizza oven. One of the most […]


Honeymoon Under the Tuscan Sun at Borgo Santo Pietro

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                                       I can't wait to learn more about your love story!

After pursuing my degree in fashion, I began my career as a travel photographer, exploring the world one country at a time and telling the stories of the people, places, art, and ideas that moved me. But, it was when I photographed my first destination wedding that I truly found my life’s calling.

My work is luminous, poetic, elegant, and above all, intentional. It will be my deepest honor to guide you through the wedding planning process, to help you create unforgettable moments and experiences, and, ultimately, to craft images where time stands still.

I'm Molly - an international wedding photographer eternally devoted to capturing the beauty of your union. 

Bonjour mon ami,


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Specializing in destination weddings, no location is too far-flung or remote. I can’t wait to hear more about your day!

Poetic photography for the romantics.