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How to Include Your Pets in Your Engagement Photos

I am totally one of “those people” when it comes to pets. My cat, Lucy is an important member of my family, which is why I never miss an opportunity to snap a photo of her. Although Lucy doesn’t leave the house very often for photo sessions, I work with a lot of couples who […]

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Wedding Client Timeline

If there’s one thing you should know about me, it’s that I’m truly a planner at heart. Planning ahead makes my heart happy! I love to have an idea of what’s ahead so that I can mentally be ready for anything. I wholeheartedly believe that preparation is key to most things, but especially to creating […]

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Getting Ready Detail Checklist

Almost all of my wedding day coverages begin about an hour or so before the bride is ready to get into her dress! The first thing I usually do (after stopping to check in on my bride and congratulate her, of course!) is gather up all of the bride’s details to prepare to style and […]

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Breaking Down the Wedding Day – Part 1

After photographing nearly 150 weddings, I’ve developed a really good sense of what works for me and what doesn’t. Although every wedding is a unique event with a story of its own, I’ve come up with a really great system that helps ensure that things run smoothly (both on my end and for the couple, […]

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Planning Tips: What to Wear as a Wedding Guest

Want to know something funny? Before we started photographing weddings almost six years ago the only wedding we’d ever been to was our own! It’s kind of crazy to think back to that time…especially since now we’ve been to over 125 of them! Since we’ve got a few weddings under our belt, it’s usually pretty easy […]

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How I Prepare to Have My Photo Taken

One thing that surprises a lot of people about me is that I actually hate having my photo taken. It’s not that I don’t love photos and that I don’t understand how important it is to have them taken….it’s that I feel so awkward and weird in front of the camera! I can also be somewhat […]