Bored AF with Netflix + Chill? 30 Date Ideas During the Quarantine

Is anyone else enjoying the solitude and connection quarantine is bringing? I’m not saying I don’t want to get out of here… I’m just also enjoying time with my family, putting down my phone and living in the moment. And of course, at some point I was over the “Netflix and Chill” situation and thought […]



Why It’s More Important Than Ever To Celebrate Your Wedding

‘Scu me while I take a sec to talk about social distancing and your wedding day… like almost every other wedding photographer. But while they’re talking about the should’s and shouldn’ts, I’ll be talking about the feelings instead because that’s who I am, and that’s what I do. As COVID-19 is taking the world by […]



Under Construction: A Story About My Marriage

About 8 years ago (when Casey and I bought our first house, to be exact), we did a lot of painting, with minimal renovations. It was then I had the epiphany, “how cute would it be to have professional pictures taken of us painting in our house!”  Thus, the idea was born well before I […]



Concerned About The Coronavirus Affecting Your Wedding? Read This.

If you’re planning a wedding in 2020, chances are your plans are going to be affected by the Coronavirus (Covid 19). Besides the normal pressures of getting married, this adds a completely new layer to the already stressful topic: planning a wedding or elopement. So what can you do? Well, let’s talk about your options […]



3 Ways to Get that Emotional First Look You Crave

Ever see photos of really adorable and emotional first looks and think “oh man, I hope my fiance has that reaction.” I think it’s safe to say, you’re not the only one thinking that. I know, because I wanted that reaction, too! Although I can’t promise that either you or your fiance will have this […]



Newly Engaged? Begin here

Are you recently engaged and wondering where the heck to even begin? As a former bride (pre-photography days), I can relate. Planning a wedding can be confusing! Some couples are completely caught off guard by their newly engaged status, while others might have already started the wedding planning process. Because I have a little knowledge […]



An Emotional Winter Elopement in Breckenridge, Colorado

Mary Kate and Zach eloped in Breckenridge, Colorado at Sapphire Point in front of their closest family and friends and did it 100% their way. Even though the guest list was intimate, they opted for a first look to read their vows in private and it produced the most emotional first look I’ve ever witnessed. […]



5 Benefits of an Engagement Session

Want to know the single greatest indicator to stunning wedding images? You guessed it: an engagement session.Now, I don’t want to be one of those photographers that say engagement sessions are a must, but whatever, I’m saying it anyway. You need an engagement session. Dramatic? Sure. But I’ve never been modest. Engagement sessions are one […]



10 Self Care Tips for Brides While Planning Your Wedding

I remember when I was planning my wedding. By the end of it, I was pretty much ready to elope, old school style. Because even though weddings are about you, they’re also kinda about other people, too. When I first dove into the world of self care, saying that I needed to take care of […]



“WHERE DO I PUT MY HANDS?!” A Quick Guide to Your Engagement Session

The most frequently asked question I get during an engagement session is, “where do I put my hands?” If you’ve ever gotten your photo taken… like… even once, you know what I’m taking about! Rest assured, with a mix of direction and prompting by the right person behind the lens (hi!) , it’s time to […]


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