It’s the most wonderful time of the year… plaid shirts, pumpkin spice, apple cider and the start of the holiday season! Woo-hoo! Of course, it’s also time for colorful leaves and beautiful, golden sunlight. Did someone say “family photos?” Ok, what’s a mini session? A mini session is a bite-sized family portrait experience. Just […]

Do wedding details matter? It may not seem like a big question, but it will have a big impact on your experience as you plan and enjoy your wedding day. The answer to this question has shifted generationally. A decade or two ago, every wedding had a set color scheme and, most likely, a theme. Everything—gowns, […]

Ah, that magical moment in a ceremony when the music changes and the marriers begin their walk down the aisle. Guests rise to their feet and, perhaps shedding a tear of joy, reach into their back pockets to retrieve… a pocket-sized recording device. More than ever, wedding guests are attending beautiful ceremonies only to watch […]

Destination engagement photoshoots: have you noticed them, popping up here and there? You may be noticing the beginning of a wedding photography trend that’s quickly, quietly growing in popularity—and with good reason. Engagement photos are already a great way to capture the unique love you share with your partner in a setting that’s more flexible […]

Everyone knows it’s important to consider how you will document your wedding memories. Whether you’re hiring a professional or just asking guests to use your wedding hashtag, chances are you’ve given your wedding photos more than a little thought. But what about your honeymoon photos? They’re just as important as your wedding photos. Whether you’re […]

These days, nearly every wedding photographer offers engagement photos. These ubiquitous pre-wedding couple’s portraits are great for so many reasons: they provide imagery for your save-the-dates and wedding website, give your a trial run with your photographer, and help you remember what it felt like right after you got engaged. Despite all these benefits, one […]

The ‘first look’ has become a staple of wedding albums in the last few years. Ask yourself these questions to decide whether you should plan one, too.

Frame it and hang it on the wall Give it as a last-minute gift Use it as a bookmark to make yourself smile Stick it up on the fridge Thumbtack it up at your desk Write a note on the back and snail-mail it to your best friend Put it under your pillow so you […]

Portraits are all about authenticity, and about letting your inner self shine. So it’s natural to wonder whether styling by picking out special outfits and having professional hair and makeup applied might go against that. Luckily, we don’t have to give up any of those wonderful things to craft a shoot that’s as authentic as […]

There’s this scene in It’s Always Sunny where Charlie (for the uninitiated: goofy, unpredictable, running joke that he probably can’t read) has accidentally kidnapped a man and stuffed him into the trunk of his car (long story). And the way he announces this to his friends is by barreling through the front door of their bar […]