March 28, 2017Tips & Tricks

How To Include Pets In A Wedding

Little known fact about me: I am the daughter of a veterinarian and I spent a large portion of my childhood hanging out in an animal clinic. Naturally, my love of animals started young, so I always laugh a little inside when couples...

March 23, 2017Personal

My 6 Favorite Business Books

Truth be told, I’ve never been much of a reader. Finding the time in my schedule to sit down and actually read a book has always been a challenge. However, that changed when I was introduced to audiobooks. All of a sudden I could...

March 16, 2017Personal

Jones is Here!

On February 1st, 2017 my world changed forever. At 12:28 pm, in the comfort of our home, I became a mother. Jones Anthony van der Heyden claimed his permanent spot in our family so easily and so naturally that it’s difficult to...

March 9, 2017News

Illuminate Workshop

When I first started my business seven years ago, I believed that in order to be successful, I just had to work really, really hard. The more hours I put into my business the more successful I would be. Right?! Actually, WRONG! Very,...

February 23, 2017Tips & Tricks

Before & After: My Editing Process

Part of being a photographer is presenting your very best work. To give your clients images that are flawless, with killer lighting, real emotion, and awesome styling. Have you ever wondered though, what those images looked like before...