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Family photography is something I don’t talk about a lot here, but it is actually one of my favorite ways to spend time with my clients. I have known this incredibly kind woman since high school and have been privileged to take photos of her family over the past few years. I’m posting these photos […]

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Okay y’all. I had the prefect engagement shoot this past Saturday and I am so dang excited to share the photos with you. Really. I want to print them off and hand them out on the street. We took our time, drank beers, played with the light, and made things casual and easy. It is […]

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I remember running into the team from J. Elizabeth Designs in the floral shops back in my designer days. They were always friendly and helpful, so as you can imagine I was thrilled to get the chance to work along side the team to create stunning work for Hilary and Alejandro’s winter wedding in November […]

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A concern I hear a lot is that people aren’t exactly in love with how having a camera in front of them makes them feel. And do you know what? I get it. So I always try to provide a fun, relaxed environment for photos. This engagement session was no different. Kasey and Brent have […]

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Somebody please please put this song on your reception playlist. It is such a good one, an almost mega hit from 2009 that is sure to get any party started.  Maybe it’s the easy lyrics, maybe its the power pop rock sound Weezer is famous for, but I can not hear this one without moving […]

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Madison and Bobby. I had such an incredible time photographing this wedding, the bride and I have had intersecting paths for over two decades now! As children, we attended the same theater program, as a young adult, I instructed a fitness program at the same gym as her father, and now, years later, I had […]

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Erin and Matt’s wedding date is swiftly approaching, and I cannot wait to photograph their wedding here in Louisville this Spring! I can’t believe it has taken me this long to get around to sharing these images, but there is no time like the present, am I right? Here are some words from Erin when […]

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Wedding Season is upon us, my friends, while some old school rules may no longer apply, there are still some tried and true guidelines for etiquette that have stood the test of time. Keep reading to catch five of my tips on being a great wedding guest. ALWAYS, ALWAYS RETURN YOUR RSVP. Weddings are expensive. […]

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You all know by now, photographing weddings makes my heart so happy. I love being a photographer, I love making people happy and relaxed, and I love doing it with a killer soundtrack! Enter my love song for this Music Monday. This is an upbeat, under the radar love song by Ingrid Michaelson that could […]

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Location, location, location! Picking a venue is often times the first box a couple check off when planning their wedding, and it is one of the most important choices that will be made throughout the entire process.  The venue a couple selects for their wedding is a major indicator on formality, personality, and what the […]

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