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Congratulations! Your wedding is so close! You are about to marry the love of your life and I want to make sure that your day is flawless & seamless! Remember that this is your day, take a breath, slow down, and savor the moment. Here are some tips on what you can do prior to […]

Tips, Wedding

May 23, 2022

Preparing for your Wedding

bridal florals
bridesmaid and groomsmen

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There are a variety of situations in which a background may look perfect in person but isn’t ideal for photos. If you haven’t read my blog on lighting over location, head over there first to get a better grasp on the content of this post. Sometimes, we see such beauty and assume it will translate […]

FAQ's, Tips

May 18, 2022

What makes a good location?

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Wedding Timeline’s- I get tons of questions about wedding timeline’s. I assembled the most frequently asked questions and answered them all in one place! If you have a question that I didn’t answer, comment below with your question and I’ll answer the best I can. Do I even need a wedding timeline? Yes! Having an […]

FAQ's, Tips, Wedding

April 26, 2022

Wedding Timeline FAQ

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lauren & paul

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So, he’s popped the question, you said YES! You’ve booked your engagement session and now you are wondering, what the heck am I supposed to wear? Where should we take our photos? What all do I need to know? I got you, I got you! This blog is specific to my clients, if you’ve booked […]

Engagement, FAQ's, Tips

March 29, 2022

Preparing for your Engagement Session

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Always. I always choose lighting over location. This is a strange concept to most and I totally get that. My hope is that by the end of this blog post you’ll see why I do this with every session, every wedding, every time. I truly believe in the power of education and knowledge. When I […]

FAQ's, Tips

March 10, 2022

Lighting Over Location

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home am photo

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Wondering how to back up and store your photos like a pro? Same. Kidding! I got you. So you’ve got your photo session finished, received your photos back from your photographer, and now they are sitting on a usb or hard drive some where. Sound familiar? We’ve all done this! It’s such a waste to […]

FAQ's, Tips

January 18, 2022

Photo Backup & Storage Tips

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Often while shooting a session, I find myself going back to these 7 principles. These 7 things I wish ALL my clients knew. The thought to write a blog about it, for some reason, never occurred to me- until recently! I’ve read all kinds of these posts with other professions- labor & delivery nurse, house […]

Family, FAQ's, Tips

August 13, 2021

7 Things Your Photographer Wishes You Knew

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moab utah

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This is an interesting topic coming from a photographer, right? Truth is, I love my job and love to take photos of my own family- especially my kids. Not just at birthdays, holidays, and fun events- but the everyday as well. It’s always been important to me to document their days. I want to look […]

Tips

June 25, 2021

When to put the camera down

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Choosing a wedding photographer is not always easy. You’ll be spending your whole day with them. You want to make sure that you not only jive well together but that you have looked at their portfolio or website to ensure that you like their shooting style, editing, and the overall feel of their images. There […]

Tips, Wedding

May 20, 2021

Questions to ask your Wedding Photographer

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a wedding

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If I could go back in time to when I got married this is the first thing I would change. To be honest, ‘first looks’ weren’t really a thing when I got married, 13 years ago. The whole concept is definitely new, but it has really stuck and there’s good reason for that. My first […]

FAQ's, Tips, Wedding

February 23, 2021

5 Reasons to do a First Look