Five Reasons You Should Use Your Wedding Photographer for Your Engagement Session

Engagements, Tips for Brides

Every month I receive a handful of inquiries asking about engagement sessions. Immediately my mind runs in 12 different directions – from “Ooh! A fun new couple!” to “I wonder where they’re getting married?” to “But wait…” So today I wanted to share my thoughts about why you should use your wedding photographer for your […]

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Eight Tips for the Perfect Engagement Session Outfit

Engagements, Tips for Brides

Woohoo!! You’ve picked your venue, your date, and your photographer! One of the next steps involves getting an engagement session on the calendar. We include the engagement session in our wedding package because we believe they are so critically important to the whole wedding experience. Engagement sessions not only provide us with an opportunity to […]

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Eight Tips for the Perfect Engagement Session Outfit

Woohoo!! You’ve picked your venue, your date, and your photographer! One of the next steps involves getting an engagement session on the calendar. We include the engagement session in our wedding package because we believe they are so critically important to the whole wedding experience. Engagement sessions not only provide us with an opportunity to […]

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17 Benefits of a First Look

Tips for Brides, Weddings

We learn something during every wedding that we photograph. A few days after the wedding, I sit down and take notes on what went well, what could have been improved, and what lessons we learned. I take these thoughts and pass them along to future brides in a bridal guide. I encourage them to think […]

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As a Bride – Connecting with Vendors

Tips for Brides

As I sit to write this post, I realize that being a vendor impacted some of my actions as a bride. What I learned as a vendor, helped me be the best bride I could be. If I hadn’t ever experienced “the other side” of it, I may not have known any better, which is why I’m going […]

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As a Bride – Connecting with Vendors

As I sit to write this post, I realize that being a vendor impacted some of my actions as a bride. What I learned as a vendor, helped me be the best bride I could be. If I hadn’t ever experienced “the other side” of it, I may not have known any better, which is why I’m going […]

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Wait, why do you use film? – Film vs Digital

Couples, Engagements, Personal, Tips for Brides, Weddings

The idea of film never really crossed my mind until Annie, my future sister in law, mailed me her old 35 mm Nikon that had been living in her closet for a few too many years. It arrived in the mail and my brother explained that the lens was worth more than the body. He […]

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