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No matter what season of life you're in, whether it be in the stages of planning the biggest day of your life or celebrating choosing forever with your best friend - it's my job to be there for all of it. 

Your moments, no matter how small, deserve to be remembered. 

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As a wedding photographer, I think this is one of the most asked about topics I receive. It is always one of two questions, “What is a First Look?” or “Should I do one?” I try to convince all my brides and grooms to do one, and I’ll tell you why: moments like this one. […]

Wedding Tips

July 16, 2020

4 First Looks You Should Consider

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Whether you are in the market for a photographer or not, we can all agree that pictures are important! Right now you’re isolating with your family, and I’m sure that’s made for some cute (and maybe crazy) photo ops. Since social media is our lifeline right now, I thought I’d give you some quick tips […]

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April 3, 2020

Taking Better Photos on Your Smartphone

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I don’t think any of us could’ve seen this coming. 2020 was supposed to be the year we collectively live our best lives, right? (Or maybe that’s just a yearly goal and it hasn’t happened yet – whoops.) Whether you’re single, married, or a mama, we are all having to completely turn our lives upside […]

Personal

April 1, 2020

How I’m Surviving Self Quarantine as a Mom

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That title may have caught you off guard and I get it: no one wants rain on wedding day. While I love sunny, golden hour photos as much as the next photographer, I also want my brides to know that rain is not the end of the world. In fact, it can actually create a […]

Wedding Tips

March 24, 2020

Rain, Rain, Please Stay!

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If your husband-to-be is anything like mine, getting them in front of the camera (and to at least pretend to be happy about it) is a chore. But the more weddings I’ve been apart of and shot, the more I realize a huge and easily overlooked theme: the groom w a n t s to […]

Wedding Tips

March 19, 2020

How to Make Your Groom Feel Special on Wedding Day

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When we first bought our starter home back in 2018, I had no idea what I was going to turn it into. The layout made no sense, it had a lot of patchwork jobs done to it, and none of the walls were perfectly level. (A decor fanatic’s nightmare!) On top of this, I knew […]

Personal

March 11, 2020

The Office Space of My Dreams: Designing a Workspace in a Small Area

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Detail shots can be some of the most special shots from your day. Maybe that something borrowed is extra special to you, or you worked incredibly hard on that invitation sweet (which you totally did – go you!) and you want everyone to know it! That’s why I take my time and pay attention to […]

Wedding Tips

March 10, 2020

Must Have Detail Shots: Prep

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Becoming a mom obviously tops the list of greatest things to happen in my life, but this past December I welcomed my first nephew into the world and I’ve got to say, “Aunt Kailah” really has a nice ring to it! I grew up really close to all my cousins, so to say I’m excited […]

Personal

March 1, 2020

Becoming an Aunt: Meet Greyson Lee

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I remember waking up on the morning of Jackson and Emily’s wedding and immediately checking the weather app. All week there had been a small chance of rain, and I was hoping to see all sunshine – nope! More like rain and only rain. 100%. So I jumped up, packed up my rainy day wedding […]

Real Weddings, Wedding Tips

February 27, 2020

Getting Creative During a Downpour: Sardello Wedding