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I have to admit, and it is not a sad reality, that most of the wedding days I have been to (which is well over 200) are not perfect. If things don’t go to sh*t, it is a great day already! But how should you manage the expectations and enjoy the day through all the […]

March 25, 2021

How To Have A Perfectly Imperfect Wedding Day

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Houston Wedding Photographers | Half a Rice Studios – Northgate Country Club Wedding How they met? Ross graduated from Trinity University while Mallory was from LSU. They came to Houston to work in Summer 2016 and funny enough, they lived less than 1 miles from each other. They met through Bumble (Mallory told me this […]

March 25, 2021

Wedding at Northgate Country Club | Mallory & Ross

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Houston Wedding Photographer | Half a Rice Studios – Wedding at The Milestone, Aubrey TX How they met. Here is how Hannah told the story: “Connor and I actually grew up about 10 minutes down the street from one another. We had close mutual friends from elementary school all the way through college. We knew […]

March 24, 2021

Wedding at The Milestone Aubrey TX | Hannah & Connor

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Houston Wedding Photographers | Half a Rice Studios – Wedding at The Bell Tower It all started when Thomas added Charlotte on Facebook. Charlotte said she did not like to add random people on Facebook but Thomas had his dog, Bobo, on his profile picture, so she made an exception. Little did she know that […]

March 24, 2021

Wedding at The Bell Tower on 34th | Charlotte & Thomas

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Half a Rice Studios | Houston Wedding Photographer, Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land Want a unique wedding venue for your wedding? Are you into science? Especially dinosaurs? Houston Museum of Natural Science is the place to host your special day! Not only they have 2 convenient location in downtown Houston and Sugar […]

May 27, 2020

Wedding at Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land

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Houston Wedding Photographer – Half a Rice Studios | Galveston Engagement Session Quynh is a college friend of mine. And through Quynh, I got to know Anson, the sweetest guy. We had a fun day at the beach capturing their love and passion for one another. Contact us for inquiry here. Learn more about Galveston […]

July 11, 2019

Quynh & Anson | Galveston Engagement Session

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How they met: The story of Hien and Antoine began in winter of 2009 when Hien’s sister, Ngan, asked Hien to go to NYC with her and some friends. Hien, at the time, had never been to NYC so she said “Yes!” Little did she know, Antoine tagged along his brother, Bao – Ngan’s friend, […]

July 10, 2019

Hien & Antoine | Wedding at Kim Son, Houston TX

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How they met: Alan and Hannah started as friends. Roommates actually. When Alan first met Hannah, she was still dating a good friend of Alan. Since they were roommates, they got to know one another and became really good friends. Then Hannah broke up with the said friend. Alan was out of town at the […]

July 10, 2019

Hannah & Alan | Backyard Wedding in Tomball, TX

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The Story Kevin & Charlsye met Jr. year of High School. They both grew up in Katy, TX and at the time we had a lot of mutual friends but didn’t know each other well. One day Charlsye told her friends how she thought he was so cute and needed to figure out how to […]

February 7, 2019

Charlsye & Kevin's Rustic Wedding at Venue 311, Plantersville, TX

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The Story Erin and Jake met in high school at a rowing club in Austin. It was a private club since none of the schools in Austin had their own teams, and they noticed each other from afar. Jake’s first impression was that she was almost as tall as he was (and holy crap, they are tall!!!) […]

February 7, 2019

Erin & Jake's Intimate Wedding at River Oak Garden Club

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I am Jill Goehring – owner and lead photographer of Half a Rice Studios. I started my photography business purely with my passion for photography. A friend of mine asked me to do his wedding when I was in college and I fell in love. I love the emotions, the laughter, the tears, the chemistry between people in weddings. 

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