Once upon a time, two people named Ashley and Tim hired me to be their Chart House wedding photographer and to do an engagement session with them in my hometown of Dallas, TX but really what’s really important is that we got drunk and ate pizza and they met my mom and we became best […]
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I found out after the fact that Kayla had given Bill pretty clear instructions: she needed to have her nails done and she wanted there to be a photographer. He managed to nail both of those and to be a bit sneaky, instead of having me hide in the bushes or troll around the beach […]
Let’s all be honest here: weddings cost a lot of money for all parties involved. The spending spree usually starts with the hefty purchase of the engagement ring, and continues beyond the honeymoon. For some people the excessive consumerism required to plan a wedding is something they could do without. Planning the “Wedding of the […]
Once upon a time in my past life, I was a camp counselor at Camp Mystic for Girls. I was a counselor there for six years. Camp Mystic is a magical place where every summer, girls return again and again to spend either two weeks or a month of their summer with their cabin-mates, which […]
These two. I adore them. I’m so thankful to call them friends now. They love music, and dancing, and laughter, and good food. They are adventurous, curious and sardonic. They say yes when I invite them to concerts by bands they’ve never heard of and they invite me to concerts by bands that I’ve never […]
Tom and Tori had Tahoe on their bucket list for ages. She was desperate to see the splendor that Tahoe has to offer: epic snow capped mountains, the seemingly endless lake, and fresh mountain air. They travelled all the way from Atlanta for a getaway and wanted to capture a Tahoe winter engagement session while […]
When photographing weddings becomes a family affair: it is always an honor and a privilege to photograph multiple weddings for the same family. I’m thrilled to have been part of Simon and Vanessa’s Mendocino destination wedding.
About three years ago, after gaining a new writing client, I thought it was time to finally get some professional headshots taken. The timing was perfect. I was updating my website and had created some marketing materials so things were falling into place. Everything was great, except for the fact that it was the end […]
June 26th, 2015 was a day that changed the lives of many people in the United States. It was one of those days, that ingrained into many people, the memory of exactly what they were doing when they heard the news. For a few of my friends in Texas, waiting on the state to make […]
Brianna and Aaron’s intimate daytime Aspen Grove wedding was a DIY affair and all their friends and family stepped in to make it special. Photos from their engagement session with me filled the tables and friends and family stepped up to fill all the vendor roles other than venue and catering.