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Optikool Illusions Named Winner of the Knot Best of Weddings 2023

17th Annual Best of Weddings Awards Recognizes Top Wedding Wedding Professionals Across U.S.

Greensboro, January 20, 2023. — Optikool Illusions has been selected as a 2023 ­­winner of The Knot Best of Weddings. This is an accolade representing the highest- and most-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples on The Knot. The Knot is the leading wedding vendor marketplace and planning authority that’s inspired 25 million couples to plan a wedding that’s uniquely them.

In its seventeenth annual year, The Knot continues its long-standing tradition of supporting local wedding professionals. The Knot Best of Weddings 2023, an annual by-couples, for-couples guide to the top wedding vendors across the country.

To determine the winners, The Knot analyzed millions of its user reviews across various vendor categories—planners, venues, musicians, florists, photographers, caterers and more—to find the highest-rated vendors of the year. These winners represent the best of the best wedding professionals that engaged couples should consider booking for their own unique weddings.

The Knot supports local wedding professionals through The Knot Marketplace, where couples can find and connect with local wedding professionals across the country. This allows couples to create their ideal wedding day. The Knot Best of Weddings award gives couples the confidence to book the best vendors to bring their wedding visions to life. In combination with years of trusted content, The Knot’s innovative technology helps all couples seamlessly plan a wedding that’s authentically them.


Award-winning Photography

“Their work speaks for itself but I absolutely love the way these wedding shots turned out! He captured some truly amazing moments as well as shots.” – Lorin S. Wedding Planner | Carter Creations

Optikool illusions is excited to be one of the top vendors in Photography in Greensboro on Knot as well as WeddingWire.

Wedding professionals who win The Knot Best of Weddings are members of WeddingPro, a leading B2B wedding brand. As the largest marketplace and community for wedding professionals, WeddingPro connects businesses with more than 20 million unique monthly visitors who are planning weddings on The Knot and WeddingWire.

Through its online marketplaces, educational programs and community-building events, WeddingPro is dedicated to helping wedding professionals build relationships with couples and pros that grow their businesses.

For more information about The Knot Best of Weddings and this year’s winners, please visit

About Optikool illusions

Optikool Illusions is a natural wedding photography company based in Greensboro, North Carolina. Led by owner and founder Darryl, the team works to capture authentic, natural, and emotional memories for couples who value real moments. For over 15 years, these down-to-earth visual artists have helped to preserve the beautiful moments. They look forward to achieving the same success for you.

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Services Offered

The team at Optikool Illusions believes that picking the perfect wedding photographer is more than price and aesthetics. That decision is also about personality and comfort levels. Darryl and the team want you to feel at ease in their company. Their is truly confidence in their team capturing your day well.

Visual artists in every sense, the team is a talented mix of photographers, videographers, and creative directors with an excellent understanding of meaningful cinematography. You can also opt for a videography package to ensure every exciting moment is captured in high definition.

About The Knot

The Knot is an authority on wedding planning and advice, offering a seamless, all-in-one solution. From finding inspiration and local vendors to creating and managing all guest experiences, wedding registries, invitations and more. The most-trusted, highest-rated brand reaches a majority of engaged couples in the US. The Knot uses the #1 wedding planning website and #1 iOS and Android mobile app The Knot Wedding Planner. Since its inception, The Knot has inspired approximately 25 million couples to plan a wedding that’s uniquely them. Visit The Knot online at and follow on social media: and @TheKnot on Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

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