Mentoring ⟶

Photography is so much more than a captured image – it's an emotional moment of a story that deserves to be told, and it is a memory that should be treasured for a lifetime through genuine and timeless photography.

with a personal, authentic experience

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Elegant, Heartfelt, Timeless Imagery
with a Personal, Authentic Experience

East tennessee and destination

A friend, dog mom, health enthusiast, storyteller, mentor and lover of chai. 

My passion for photography quickly grew when I realized how precious each season in our lives really are, every moment is priceless. I strive to capture all the genuine and heartfelt
emotions of your biggest moments in life, whatever season you are in, it deserves to be cherished for a lifetime. I will serve each one of you with an authentic, stress - free experience, become like a family member and provide an experience that leaves you speechless with memories so timeless it feels real again.

I want to capture the real story of who you are, from laughter to tears, there is a true heartfelt story to be told!

I’m Alaina René 

MEET alaina ⟶


Your Hype Gal


– Hannah Potter

"Alaina was an absolute life-saver on my wedding day, calm and encouraging and great at keeping the ball rolling"


– Sarah Rusche

"Alaina is a sweet, intentional person. I felt comfortable talking with her through our entire experience"


– Laura Garrabrant

"Alaina has such a beautiful gift of capturing every single emotion through her pictures"

– MacKenzie and Kenston

“Alaina is incredibly professional, made us feel so comfortable, and ALWAYS exceeds my desires with what we received!”

Kind Words:


– Madison + Colin

“Alaina made my husband and I feel very comfortable in front of the camera!”


– Alyssa Roberts

“Alaina made our photography dreams come true!”

I love continuing to document you and your love as your story continues to unfold.
Our relationship does not have to end after you receive your wedding gallery. When you add a new addition to your family, want to celebrate 1 year together or are in need of a branding or boudoir session, let's preserve these moments and cherish the memories for a lifetime. 

Joyfully Capturing your Story with Timeless and Genuine Imagery

The portrait Experience

Portrait Experience Details 

Reserve Your Date ⟶

In the truest and realest way possible, let's preserve the pure joy, the warmest embrace, and the moments that mean the most to you.

Your love Story deserves to be told 

Alaina René Photography is a wedding photographer and mentor that proudly serves clients in east Tennessee and around the world.