How to run a business while living with chronic illness //

I have this thing with being really hard on myself. I keep it all locked inside -- but the feelings of defeat are palpable. There are some days where I leave a photoshoot, get straight to my car, and just have to sit there, unable to move for a few minutes. It's still so odd [...]

Christmas in July special! //

   Because I'm in the holiday spirit and I'm super grateful for all of you, I am running a "Christmas in July" special! Receive 20% off ALL of my photography packages when booked in July. After paying and reserving your session, they can be scheduled anytime now until Christmas!  20% off means that your portrait, [...]

Dancing with Divinity //

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of doing a portrait session with the lovely Canadian model and actress, Leah Magdalen. This woman is just so resplendent and striking that I had to share a few of my favorite shots. For all of you incredible, creative, artistic women out there today, I just want to encourage you [...]

Mini-Session Photoshoot Giveaway!

In 2015, photography was incredibly therapeutic for me, and I couldn't have done it without my amazing clients. As my little way of paying it forward and saying "thank you" for an epic year, I'm giving away a FREE photo shoot! If you win the mini session giveaway, you will receive: -20 minute shoot -20 [...]

5 Tips for Better iPhone Photos

As a photographer, I love using my Canon whenever possible. However, I can't deny the power of the ridiculously beautiful quality my iPhone camera possesses. Our phones are compact, easy to use, and always attached at the hip, making them an ideal tool for every day memory making. When I'm out with friends, I'm always [...]

Rainy Sundays & Beautiful Souls

Yesterday, I had the honor of spending my rainy Sunday in Los Angeles (that doesn't happen often, by the way) photographing the beautiful Alexis Hibbetts. I love photography because it allows me to literally focus in on whatever is lovely. "Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever [...]

The Reality of Chronic Illness book giveaway!

There is nothing more beautiful to me than seeing young women thrive and flourish in all seasons of their lives (the good, the bad, and the lukewarm). My favorite artists are those who allow God to use the difficulties in their lives to create something beautiful, something that can inspire and edify others. This is [...]