How to Create Your Own Wedding Stationery & Websites with Ease

A lot of our brides are always looking for ways to create beautiful custom wedding stationery for their weddings and often times we are the ones to create and design our couples stationery sets for our brides. But sometimes our brides want an easy an economical way to be creative and design their own wedding […]

June 13, 2018

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Caitlin + Zach’s Petoskey, MI Engagement Session on Lake Michigan

Caitlin + Zach’s engagement session was just published on “How He Asked by the Knot” and wanted to give you a chance to check out more of their amazing images here on our own blog! We were able to chat with our bride Caitlin and get the scoop on her and Zach and the wedding […]

February 22, 2018

Blog, Engagement, tp+d news

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Love is in the air! So are our booking specials!

  It’s engagement season people! HUZZAH! There is no better time of year than this. All the amazing love stories, popping the question, tears of joy and those RINGS ladies! Let’s not act like you couldn’t wait to see what ring he chose when he thought about asking you to spend the rest of your […]

February 5, 2018

Blog, Boudoir, Seniors, tp+d news, Trash the Dress, Weddings

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Engagement sessions: Do you REALLY have to do one?

It’s engagement season (yes, there really is an engagement season)! Hooray! If you’re one of the lucky ones to get asked to spend the rest of forever with your beau recently, congratulations! You’re heading into such an exciting part of your journey together. Now the question remains….”Do we REALLY need engagement pics?” The short answer is […]

January 3, 2018

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All the best laid plans

This post has been due for a short while now. As many of you know, myself (Tatum) and Vanessa Horning of VBH Photography joined forces last year and excitedly had been working towards opening our new studio space downtown Petoskey, MI. The two of use met a couple years ago and we had no idea […]

September 2, 2016

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Seniors, it’s your time!

May is such a bittersweet time. Spring is coming to a close, summer is just around the corner, seniors are graduating, parents are crying…it’s emotional. But it’s also the most exciting time for Juniors because now, they’re Seniors! HUZZAH! It’s an exhilarating time. You’re nervous, you’re excited, you’re emotional. This is going to be the […]

May 25, 2016

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Tatum Photo and Design Offers Military Discounts!

Wedding season is in full swing at Tatum Photo and Design! And while we are editing until our fingers can’t move, we are also responding to e-mails as quickly as we can. Lately, I have had quite a few e-mails asking if we offer military discounts and I thought I would address this quickly through […]

July 22, 2015

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Welcome to the New Tatum Photo & Design!

We have been working so hard on our new look and we could not be more excited that it is finally DONE! HOORAY! Here’s a little tour of our new site! Our website is: We love our welcome page. The sliders have previews from a wedding, senior and engagement session that we absolutely loved! […]

July 10, 2015

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Tatum Photo and Design joins the Preferred Service Providers list at Castle Farms!

We are so excited to announce that we have officially been added to the Preferred Service Providers List at Castle Farms in Charlevoix, MI. We have been shooting weddings for the past few years there and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have been asked to join the team of professionals that service the Castle […]

February 11, 2014

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A Glance at 2013

I cannot believe it is the New Year all ready. The year of 2013 has been an incredible journey for me. This year has been full of emotion for us, the good, the bad, the in-between. We have experienced it all as we opened our first brick and mortar location downtown East Jordan. I have […]

December 31, 2013

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