Category Archives: Engagements

Valentine’s Day always gets people thinking of rings and popping the big question! It is no different at the studio where things are in full bridal show swing and plans are being made for upcoming engagement sessions come spring and summer. But, oh my, how engagement portraits have evolved in the last decade! Twelve years […]

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In the spirit of the 4th of July (and also in the spirit of trying something new!) I ran an idea past a couple for their July engagement session.  They were on board and we had tons of fun with SPARKLERS!  Check out a few of my favorites here: Of course, shooting after dark is very […]

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Planning a wedding can be overwhelming at times.  Walking in to a large conference center full of bridal vendors can be equally overwhelming but don’t let that stop you!  Bridal shows are a valuable planning tool if you approach them in the right way.  Here are a few tips for making the most of your […]

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You’ve done your initial round of research (see the notes here) and now you have your list of potential wedding photographers narrowed down to your top few.  What’s next? Personally, I think the next part is the most fun!!  You get to reach out to those photographers and get to know them better! Start by […]

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You have already read and followed all the tips for planning before your session day (found here) ~ now it is on to the big day! The most important thing to do is to relax!  When you are calm it will show through in your portraits.  If you have a family session, calm parents will […]

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