- RECENT EVENTS, TIPS, AND OTHER GOODIES -
ADRIAN + BRITTANY: A FESTIVE NEW YEAR'S EVE WEDDING
This was the very first wedding I have taken on NYE and it did not disappoint! Adrian and Brittany's Bellevnue Chantilly celebration was one for the...
VENUE SPOTLIGHT: CARNEGIE INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE
Nestled in the heart of Washington, DC- Carnegie Institute of Science is a gorgeous venue for a wedding celebration. I love that the large columns give...
PERSONAL: WHY I DECIDED TO BECOME A PHOTOGRAPHER
He gave me my first camera to document life through my young eyes, and I enjoyed every opportunity to do just that. I became known as the...
I delight in repeat clients and the Champion Family has been just that! From trusting me in my very early days of photography to today, this family has believed in me and made an annual appointment on my calendar! Each year the look is a little different and I think this year was my all […]
What can I say about them, they’ve been long supporters of my business from the early days of shooting in my garage! I’ve seen their daughters mature into gorgeous young ladies and now I can call them my sorority sisters! And outside of my own parents they are #marriagegoals!! Thank you to the Gaines family […]
This year was my first chance to attend WPPI. I’ll write a separate blog post on my experience soon. While there, several of my friends and I got the itch to want to shoot in the desert. We contacted a few couples but due to the hectic nature of everyone’s schedule during WPPI, we could […]
Last year I knew that I wanted to put an emphasis on my photography education. I started attending workshops and mentoring sessions with photographers that I have been following in the hopes of understanding their workflow and shooting styles, but still choosing to focus on how I wanted to run my business and my own […]
Have you ever noticed a couple that happened to be complete strangers look so cute together that you wanted to take their photo? No, oh well, I have! While I was in Los Angeles and wrapping up a photo session at the Urban Lights exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) I […]
Today I received a beautiful reminder of why I do what I do. In December, you may recall, I did a beauty shoot with one of the make-up artists that I have a working relationship with. She commented that she was awkward in front of the camera but I say everything but awkwardness. When she […]
There have been a few times when I have just had a random idea pop into my head like the time I decided to have a wedding for my dog, so it’s not uncommon for my friends to get a phone call to help me follow thru on these ideas. I usually try and do […]
I met Victoria last year during our church’s women’s retreat. It’s amazing to see someone at church each week but not really get to know them until you’re up in the mountains with a group of women that are believing God for so much in life. I missed a few Sunday’s at church due to […]