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Rachael + Patrick’s Michigan Destination Wedding

We recently snuck away from our “Fall” Arizona weather and indulged in a more colorful backdrop! Surrounded by beautiful soft rain, colorful fall leaves and an amazing couple…we could not have asked for a more perfect day! We feel so blessed to have had the opportunity to capture Rachael & Patrick’s Michigan destination wedding and […]

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Gather Estate Wedding Riley + Steven

Earlier this year, we had the amazing opportunity to travel to the Glamis Sand Dunes for Riley & Steven’s engagement session. And since that day, we had been anxiously awaiting to photograph their wedding day! Welcoming family & friends, Riley and Steven celebrated becoming husband and wife with 150 guests, at the Gather Estate wedding […]

Gather Estate Wedding Mesa, AZ

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The Clayton On The Park: Modern Sunshine Wedding Inspiration

Last week I had the opportunity to work with some amazing creatives in the Arizona Wedding Industry at The Clayton On The Park! The perfect indoor wedding venue for a sophisticated, modern & elegant wedding, nested in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona. Adrienne Manning, owner and lead planner of The Wedding Project curated the perfect […]

The Clayton On The Park Wedding

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Engaged? 3 Things To Do Before Marriage!

3 Things You’re Not Doing During Your Season of Engagement…But Should! (Hint…it has nothing to do with your wedding!) CONGRATS! You are about to be a future Mrs! There is so much excitement floating around your ring finger, and you probably have done a million happy dances by now! Before you get too caught up […]

3 things to do before marriage

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Do I Need Two Wedding Photographers?

When I was a bride, I was completely clueless when it came to wedding planning! All I knew for sure was who I was marrying, location and our wedding colors! I was so lucky that my wedding photographer was part of a husband and wife team! It gave me a first-hand look, as a bride, […]

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Wedding Planning: 3 Tips for Less Stress

3 Tips for the bride who wants to enjoy wedding planning and keep the stress levels low! Brides! Let’s be honest…YOU are balancing A LOT! No matter where you are in life, if you are adding wedding planning to your workload, you are bound to come across some decisions that have the potential to bring […]

destination wedding

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All you Need to Know About Choosing Something Old, New, Borrowed & Blue

Curious on how to choose “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” for your wedding day? Let me start by saying, that this was not a tradition that I did as a bride! However, after photographing multiple weddings with brides who keep with this tradition…I wish I would have! Photographing these traditional items has […]

something blue for your wedding

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You Popped The Question- Now What?

First… CONGRATS you just asked one of the most important questions of your life! You may have spent a lot of time, thought, and effort, in planning the proposal, that gave her a moment she will remember for a lifetime, but that was just the beginning. You just swung the door wide open to her […]

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What to Look for: Touring Your Wedding Venue

If you want beautiful wedding day images, this is a must read before you book your venue! In this post we are sharing our wedding photographer’s perspective on what to look for while touring your venue! Keeping these little best kept secrets in mind, will get you one step closer to the beautiful wedding day images […]

wedding venue read before you book

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The Secret Behind Beautiful Getting Ready Photos

Have you ever scrolled Instagram or Pinterest and seen beautiful getting ready images of a bride? I bet if you went back to look at those images, the one thing they would all have in common is…the bridal room was clutter free! You will be the most beautiful bride- but your brightly colored bag of […]

Getting Ready wedding images

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