My guess is you know someone with a photography horror story. Or maybe you are that person. The wedding photographer didn’t get a photo of the mom and bride and barely knew how to work their flash. The amateur newborn photographer/nextdoor neighbor did the session in his garage and it took four hours and not […]

How to choose your family photographer

Apr 10, 2018

I don’t know about you but I soo miss the days of the TV show “What Not to Wear.” Stacey and Clinton had such a knack for turning train wreck fashion no-no’s into beautiful works of art simply by transforming their wardrobe and how they saw themselves. Talk about POWER. I, like a lot of […]

Spring photo session wardrobe guide

Apr 6, 2018

The sweet Alvarado family met me early a few weekends ago on a gray morning for their family portrait session. I knew from the second Taylor started sending me their outfit options that they would be one stylish and well-dressed clan. I was not wrong! Their color palettes of blues, gray, whites, khaki, and a […]

ALVARADO FAMILY | Dallas family photographer

Apr 3, 2018

We live in a world of image overload and I know I’m not the only one who feels the weight of that. You’re sitting at your desk all day, browsing Pinterest and Instagram for wedding inspiration and simultaneously becoming beaten down by all the possibilities. On the one hand, you want a beautiful wedding. Who […]

Your wedding day details PLUS a free checklist!

Mar 21, 2018

Lauri Ann has been a friend for a long time — we both started as newbies at our job together six years ago and formed a tight friendship. Though we’ve both moved on, I’m so thankful we’re still friends! Last fall, I had the honor of doing her maternity session at Arbor Hills in Plano. […]

LAURI ANN & JON-HOWARD | Dallas maternity session

Mar 16, 2018

You’ve got all your plans in place: vendors are booked, dress is altered, hair and makeup styles are chosen, and those loose ends are tying themselves up quite nicely. You’ve thought about where you want photos of you and your hubby-to-be on the wedding day and how pretty the bouquets will look against the bridesmaids […]

Is your getting ready location important?

Mar 12, 2018

These two are my last wedding before baby makes his appearance into the world and judging by their engagement session, it’s gonna be a good one! I am obsessed with the teal dress Jill wore for the first part of the session. The wind caught it perfectly, creating beautiful movement in the images! Congrats, you […]

JILL & RYAN | McKinney engagement session

Mar 8, 2018

So you said yes, you’ve booked your date and now you’re onto one of the most important tasks of your wedding: choosing your wedding photographer. I don’t mean this lightly when I say choosing your photographer is one of the most important decisions you will make for your wedding. Why do I say that? Out […]

5 tips for choosing your wedding photographer

Mar 7, 2018

Emily and Michael’s winter wedding at First Baptist Dallas and the Hall on Dragon was such an intimate and joyful celebration if I’ve ever seen one. The day was frigid with an off-and-on drizzle but that didn’t stop the pair from enjoying the heck out of their day. They were both so relaxed and peaceful, […]

MR. & MRS. HENDRICKS | Dallas wedding photographer

Mar 1, 2018

If you know anything about me and my business, you know I’m a big advocate of strong marriages. I honestly do believe they have the power to change not only our family trees but our communities and our world. I’ve heard it said many times that the best gift you can give your children is […]

The biggest mistake I ever made in my marriage

Feb 21, 2018