Lifestyle

The Lemons: Mini Shoot

What better way to start the week, than with an adorable family shoot! The Lemons happen to be really great friends, and you might remember these smiling faces from their camping themed engagement shoot last year. Well A LOT has changed since then, and they...

Lifestyle

Angela & Greg: Holiday Mini Shoot

Oh, Angela and Greg, Greg and Angela.... it doesn't get much better than these two! I've been lucky enough to photograph their family on several occasions this year, but this was the first time I got them all to myself. Yay! It was actually Angela's idea for me to...

Lifestyle

Kelly: Irvine Portraits

Oh Internet, how I love you! It's very possible that without the Internet, I would have never had the pleasure of meeting Kelly! I'm not sure exactly how it happened, but between blog comments and Facebook chatting, I've met a kindred spirit and a great new friend!...

Personal

Fear

For so long I was scared. Scared to tell people I wanted to be a photographer. Seems silly now, but I remember a time when my fear was almost paralyzing. It was too personal, too close to my heart and I was afraid of what others would think. What if no one likes my...

Tips & Tricks

Behind the Shot: Off-camera lighting

It's something relatively simple, but it's results can be spectacular! Combined with the right location and time of day, you can take a photograph: I don't know about you, but I certainly prefer the photograph to the right! Taken only 2 minutes apart, this kind of...

Lifestyle

Rochelle: Portrait Shoot

Over the last few weeks, I've been extremely blessed to photograph some of my favorite people! I love, love, LOVE when a client becomes a friend, but when I get a close friend behind my camera it's always a memorable experience! Rochelle and I go WAY back, back to...