Our Top 5 First Dance Song Picks

Posted Jan 22, 2019

The first dance always gets us!  Here are a few of our favorites. 1. Making Memories of Us – Keith Urban I have to go number one with my own first dance song, right?  This one is chock full of promises for a life long love.  It’s really a second set of vows right in first dance form.   2. Love me Tender – Elvis Presley ...

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But isn’t Boudoir a Dirty Word?

Posted Oct 29, 2017

If I sign up for a boudoir session will it be all nudes and lingerie? No. It’s whatever you want it to be.  Over the top sexy…sure.  Just a little flirty?  We can do that too. Anything that makes you feel sexy goes- there are no rules! The Little Black Book: Most ladies walk away from their session with an album of images “for...

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Invest in the Story

Posted Dec 16, 2016

Photographers are story tellers, not simply picture takers. We embrace a subtractive art form in order to create pieces that touch the hearts of our clients. But just how subtractive should we really be? You put time and precision into carefully crafting a fairy-tale wedding. Why should the fairy-tale only last a day? It should last far longer than a day. You should find...

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Finding Patience and Kindness in a Photograph

Posted Jun 30, 2016

“Love is patient, love is kind…”; typically when I say this I’m totally kidding, because, often I am neither. More often perhaps, I am one or the other when the trick may be that you should be both together. This morning I took some “me-time”, which typically, I do not do. Even when it looks like I am doing it, 99% of the time I am drafting emails in...

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No One Can Make You Feel Inferior Without Your Consent

Posted May 19, 2016

This is forever one of my favorite quotes (seriously don’t be shocked by 50 future blog posts with this same title). There are days when I feel we should start repeating this phrase to our daughters the minute we bring them into this world, and then maybe the idea will stick. No matter how old we get there is always someone making us feel...

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Sometimes You Need a Photo to Touch

Posted Mar 29, 2016

The Native Americans feared photography because they believed that when a picture was taken it would steal their soul. On some level, wouldn’t that be nice? Wouldn’t it be nice if just a little bit of a person’s love and light could seep into a strip of film and shine on you whenever you needed…forever. This thought is the reason I am a wedding...

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Self Image Reimagined- Coming April 16, 2016

Posted Feb 07, 2016

Ladies, how many stupid times a day are we doing something because it is supposed to please someone else? So much of the time we are putting effort towards something mainly to please some man. But really, did your boyfriend, husband, lover, boss…anyone really ever tell you that rolling out of bed and spending an hour primping your hair and throwing on the perfect...

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