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  • Wow Your Neighbors With These Festive Decorations!

    I am definitely getting into the holiday spirit!  This time last year we were sneaking out for our first date and evening without the baby.  Will’s birthday falls at the end of the week…

    October 12, 2017
  • 5 Ways to Maximize Your Photoshoot

    Plan ahead!  I always try to gather visual inspiration before a shoot.  I remember when I shot my first wedding, I actually drew out all the photos I wanted to take and had such…

    October 10, 2017
  • Editing Photos for Brand Consistency

    I love color.  The first time that I developed and printed my own color film in the wet lab was a remarkable experience; it changed my life.  It might be the primary reason I…

    October 6, 2017
  • 5 Secrets for Eye-Catching Instagram Images

    Place your subject off center.  Whether it’s having your subject slightly at the bottom of the frame (with lots of space on top), or to the left or right, we try to avoid having…

    October 2, 2017
  • 10 Ways to Boost Creativity

    The dreaded rut. We all have them.  I find that I am especially drained after wedding weekends (which explains my lull in posting). I absolutely love photographing weddings, the joy and the beauty of…

    September 27, 2017
  • Visiting Portland: Rose Garden

    We were in Portland, Oregon this past weekend for my cousin’s wedding.  We have only visited once (and it was brief, for work and in the dead of winter so we didn’t explore) before…

    September 26, 2017
  • Caribbean Seas Series: Bedroom Inspiration

    Some of you might not know that we have a fine art shop!    I have a masters in photography from SCAD, and our regular “job” is photographing weddings, which we absolutely LOVE doing. …

    September 21, 2017
  • Fine Art Release: Caribbean Seas

    Thank you all for your wonderful support yesterday.  We are proud to launch our latest collection of Fine Art photographs that we took in the Caribbean.  It is a project that I have wanted…

    September 20, 2017
  • Screened in Porch Reveal!

    Last year, Will and I turned this back deck into a screened in porch.  We love indoor/outdoor living and wanted this to be a shady place for us to hang all year long without…

    September 8, 2017