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How to prepare for you engagement photos in Colorado and other tips from the bridal magazine.

How to prepare for your Engagement Photos

Bend is one of my favorite places in the fall. The trees are on fire with color, the waterfalls are insane, and there is a perfect chill in the air!  Below are some of my favorite places I went to in Bend! 1. Old St. Francis Theater – McMenamins– This place is an old school turned […]

Bend, Oregon

Thank you to all moms out there! We are so thankful for you!  🙂 Happy mother’s day! 

Mother’s Day

Paris. The city of love! Know for many spectacular movies, art, romance, and FOOD. Did you know that the Louvre has a free day each month? We fortunately were in Paris on the first sunday of the month and used this tip to wander the halls of this magnificent museum for free!    Here are my […]

Paris, France

Have you every wondered what to do to create the beautiful sunshine glow in your own photos? I’m coming at you with the top 3 tips to help create that sought after glow!  Tip 1: NEVER try to get that glow on at noon. Try either early morning or right around sunset! If it is […]

How to Create that Perfect Sunny Glow in your Photos!

Addy made her appearance in this world two weeks early and was already enjoying the camera! 

Newborn Session

This mom-to-be made a half mile hike in the snow look EASY! What an amazing session we had! I always like to prepare my clients on the adventure we will have prior to photographing them so they know to be prepared! Adventure = Awesome photos! I can’t wait to meet this little girl any day! 

Maternity photos in the Snow

We frolicked in 10 inches of snow, slid and danced on an iced-over lake and fell multiple times while running around the mountains during this engagement session! My “documentary photography” style isn’t about totally ignoring that I’m there at all, but all about interacting as real friends who got together for a day in the […]

Adventure Engagement