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We're a small-town, family owned and operated photo lab that never gave up on film. Today we provide top-notch film processing, scanning, and printing services from film and digital with the best customer service in the industry.


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Jo Photo + PV Takeover + Day 3

Stephen Wood

@jophotos Takeover Day 3 “Sunset.” Welcome to the third day of our #pvtakeover, we're so glad you could join us! This is one of our favorite sunset images. We captured this shot in Charleston, South Carolina moments before the sun dipped below the horizon. The golden sky, the hanging Spanish moss and the sun’s reflection on the river behind our model created an ethereal feel. When you can find moss or leaves that the sun shines through, it provides another layer of dimension, and film renders highlights beautifully!

#kathleenandjoesvision #contax645 #fuji400h #charleston #southcarolina #photovisionprints #sp3000 #fujifilm @boonehallweddings @vanitysalonsc @shopgossamer @fujifilm_northamerica

@jophotos Takeover Day 3 “Eye Candy.” One of our favorite techniques is to shoot through a limb with leaves. Not only does it create dimension, but it also creates the feeling that you are peering in on a couple who is all alone. This style makes the photos feel candid and natural. If there isn't a limb perfectly placed for your shot, we'll pick up a fallen branch and place it in front of our lens. Time and time again, I (Kathleen) will pull down a branch for Joe to shoot through, or I will hold a small branch with leaves in front of his lens to create this look.

#kathleenandjoesvision #pvtakeover #contax645 #fuji400h #greatsmokymountains #gatlinburg #tennessee #photovisionprints #sp3000 #fujifilm @bhldn @lbfloral @greatsmokynps @fujifilm_northamerica

@jophotos Takeover Day 3 “Goodbye!” This is our final post for our #pvtakeover, and we'd like to thank you all for following along this week! We’ve shared some helpful tips on how to make the most of Mother Nature, and we hope you take them with you as you go on to explore and create! This shot was taken at a recent wedding in Nashville, Tennessee. It had stormed all day, and there was this gorgeous orange and pink sunset. We schedule sunset photos with all of our couples, a special time where they can step away from their reception for a few minutes and be alone. Most of the time, the bride and groom are so appreciative of having a quiet moment together in the middle of (what can be) a hectic reception. And for this couple, they couldn't have wished for a more gorgeous sky at the end of such a beautiful day. And to you, friends, we wish you all the same beautiful sunsets and peaceful evenings around the world! Thank you again, PhotoVision!

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Jo Photo + PV Takeover + Day 1

Stephen Wood

Hi, friends! It's Joe and Kathleen from @jophotos. We're taking over PhotoVision’s Instagram for a few days, and we're going to show you a little bit of the mountains we call home here in Tennessee! We've been shooting weddings for 8 years, and film for the past 3. We remember the first few months we started shooting film, we talked to @_stephenwood at least once a week (sometimes 3 or 4+ times!) and we seriously wouldn't be where we are today without the helping hands and advice from the fine folks at PhotoVision. We're ready to kick off this week with you, and hope you hang out with us along the way!

#kathleenandjoesvision #pvtakeover #contax645 #fuji400h #greatsmokymountains #gatlinburg #tennessee #photovisionprints #sp3000 #fujifilm @mylesmyles @clare_lille @greatsmokynps @fujifilm_northamerica

@jophotos Takeover Day 1 “Water.” In Tennessee, we're never far from a lake or a river, so we try to incorporate water into our sessions because we absolutely love the look of water on film! It beats digital any day of the week, hands down. This is a shot from one of our favorite water sessions. We went to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park for this shoot in the middle of July. The water in the Smokies is chilly, and our model was actually shivering by the end of the shoot, she was so cold! But the way the water flowed over the rocks and rippled around her was gorgeous, so we added a sheer robe and veil and it elevated the dimension of movement.

#kathleenandjoesvision #pvtakeover #contax645 #fuji400h #greatsmokymountains #tenessee #photovisionprints #sp3000 #fujifilm @kellyspencewed @ashtainrothchild @greatsmokynps @fujifilm_northamerica

@jophotos Takeover Day 1 “Composition.” Mother Nature is truly incredible! So we try to frame our subjects with trees, branches, ivy and other natural creations. This image is from one of our favorite weddings in Charleston, South Carolina. The tree in the background provides a beautiful arch to frame the couple, so it draws your eye to the bride and groom. We're always on the lookout for the way trees lean over a pathway or the way reflections in a pond or lake can help frame our subjects, so they perfectly fit into the photo.

#kathleenandjoesvision #pvtakeover #contax645 #fuji400h #legarewaringhouse #charleston #southcarolina #photovisionprints #sp3000 #fujifilm @lashesandlacechs @whiteondi @modeventscharleston @fujifilm_northamerica