Joseph Schlabs

Photographer and Founder of Cinderella Wedding Co

Joseph Schlabs is the founder of Cinderella Wedding Co, and chief photographer based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.  In 2002, he began his career in Texas, when he photographed his first wedding at age 16. Over the past 20 years, he’s captured over 800 weddings, and found his calling in the Chattanooga wedding photography industry.

In 2009, Joseph and his wife, Melissa started Cinderella Wedding Photography Company.  The company was born out of their desire to capture weddings in a way that was artistic, elegant, and reflective of their clients. While they both enjoy every aspect of photography, Joseph & Melissa fell in love Chattanooga wedding photography specifically because of the landscape and amazing people they’ve met over the years.

The photography industry has changed over the years, especially in the Chattanooga wedding photography trade. Joseph and Melissa, have continued to build the company over the past 10 years, and recently changed the name to Chattanooga Wedding Co to reflect that the company does more than photography.  They’ve built a team of highly skilled photographers, videographers, and project manager that work together seamlessly to give clients the photographs and videos they’re looking for.

When you’re looking for Chattanooga wedding photography, know that when you choose the Cinderella Wedding Co team, you are choosing the best.  You can rest assured that you will have photographs that you will cherish for a lifetime and proudly share with family and friends.

Naked Rock Fall Wedding – Chattanooga, TN – Shelby+Ben

Naked Rock Fall Wedding – Chattanooga, TN – Shelby+Ben

A gorgeous Naked Rock fall wedding with Shelby+Ben and their close family.   Shelby+Ben chose the all-inclusive elopement package for their Naked Rock wedding.  The weather was perfect with blue skies, slight breeze, and the most gorgeous sunset.  The way the light...

Sunset at Naked Rock – Chattanooga, TN – Amber+Chelsea

Sunset at Naked Rock – Chattanooga, TN – Amber+Chelsea

Sunset at Naked Rock is the perfect place for engagement style pictures. Amber+Chelsea are already married, but were looking for some couples/romantic style pictures post-marriage.  They found some of our work from weddings up there, and reached out about capturing...

September Wedding Photography –  Chattanooga, TN – Shelby+Chris

September Wedding Photography – Chattanooga, TN – Shelby+Chris

An outdoor September wedding along the banks of the Tennessee River with Shelby and Chris was simply perfect.   Shelby reached out to us to capture her small September wedding, knowing she wanted it to be outside. We set up a call and talked through all the different...

Read House Wedding Photography –  Chattanooga, TN – Sam+Julie

Read House Wedding Photography – Chattanooga, TN – Sam+Julie

The historic Read House hotel in downtown Chattanooga, was the perfect venue for Sam+Julie's summer wedding.   Not all weddings have to be outdoors. Sam+Julie had a gorgeous indoor Read House wedding this past summer. They beat the heat in one of the prettiest venues...

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