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Organic Fall Explosion In Our Home

Living in the small town of Dahlonega GA is absolutely delightful. The springs here are fresh + new with life budding all around, the summers are warm + yellow and the winters are a crisp white. ButView full post »

Villa de Suenos, St. Simons Island Wedding: Erin + David

Four lovely days ago my beautiful sister-in-law Erin and her dashing groom David said “I DO” on St. Simons Island at Villa de Sueños. Erin + David referred to their wedding as AView full post »

Safety Harbor Resort Wedding: Andrea + Steven

Ooh……. New York Baby, I’m from New York Concrete jungle where dreams are made of There’s nothing you can’t do Now you’re in New York These streets will make youView full post »

Peaks & Valleys: Birthday Thank You’s

My birthday has finally arrived and I woke up extremely thankful for the blessing of being alive for 37 years. Everyday I owe to a Glorious God who is LOVE, GIVES LOVE + LOVES ME SO. I am His. I amView full post »

The Magic Of The Wedding Day

As wedding photographers we attend a plethora of weddings every year, each one unique and truly magical. It is our job to capture that magic as it unfolds in the moment; from the first look, theView full post »

Our Jobs Don’t Define Who We Are or What We Do

“What do you do?” I have heard this question more times then I can count, as I am sure many of you have too. I have also asked this question to others more times then I want to admit.View full post »

Skype/FaceTime Wedding Consultation 6 Tips

Being a person who grew up state hopping, keeping connected “long distance” became very natural. It used to literally mean picking up the phone dialing the long distance number and thenView full post »

PEAKS & VALLEYS: Tarantula on the loose + Nashville + New Client Space

Ok, living in the national forest has it’s ups and downs. Just yesterday I was tiding up the house getting ready for a friend to come for a visit. As I was sweeping by our large livingView full post »

How We Spot The Hidden Gems

As I walk through the national forest which we now call home, my coffee in one hand a journal in the other, apart of me can’t believe how breathtakingly beautiful it all is. The beauty outView full post »

Wedding Photography – Scouting the Location + Undiscovered Beauty

We arrived to the venue early to be welcomed with victorian vaulted ceilings, a swanky 1020’s speakeasy in the center of the lobby and a forest backdrop draped with a canopy of trees drippingView full post »

Failure is beautiful… Say What?

I was 9 years old and couldn’t ride a bike without training wheels. I remember my Father spending endless summer days running behind me pushing my bike, he would let go and… crash I wouldView full post »

Reviewing My 2015 New Years Resolutions

Each year, about mid way threw, I like to sit on the porch, this year by our garden, with a cup of tea and review my new years resolutions to see how many I accomplished and where I need to workView full post »

Wonderfully Unexpected Moments

Over the years Brandon and I have become accustom to being prepared for wonderfully unexpected moments. We have captured the unexpected moment of  the bridesmaids running to the window, while theView full post »

5 Tips For Working Beautifully With Church Wedding Coordinators

As the morning dew begins to evaporate, the sun rays crest over the mountains and we sip on our steaming hot drinks, tea (for me) coffee (for Brandon), we marvel at the beauty of it all. Each dayView full post »

How To Photograph Wedding Details With Movement

I throughly enjoy days when I can sit on the couch, feet propped up on the coffee table, a cool refreshing iced soda with lemon on the end table and a breeze blowing in the windows while readingView full post »

Peaks & Valleys: Dryer Ball Fail + Signs of Fall

Three n’ a half months ago we packed our Outlander, hitched up the teardrop trailer, loaded the dogs in the back seat and readied our hearts for a new adventure in the North Georgia Mountains.View full post »

Setting Business Standards + Morals

We were leaving a coffee shop 6 years ago on a rainy summer day discussing our life together and starting a new business. We began to talk about why we always go to the same coffee shop, the sameView full post »

6 Years Of Marriage

Everyday for the last 6 years I have gotten to wake up each morning knowing that my best friend is by my side. And in each of those mornings things are fresh, new and alive. There has been morningsView full post »

Summer Camp + Unfolding Our New Adventure

This is officially the last week of summer camp here at Hidden Lake, very soon a cool breeze will begin to gently kiss our cheeks, the leaves will change from green to radiant shades of reds +View full post »

True Beauty… What it Means To Be a Daughter of God

This past weekend Brandon and I were blessed with the opportunity to capture the beauty of sixteen missionary women who we have journey with this entire summer. These women are truly daughters of GodView full post »

Our Biggest Weakness Can Be Our Greatest Strength

I am 5’3 and a half (I always through in that half;)… basically tiny. I sometimes think this is weakness as I can never see the band at a concert unless I’m in the first 3 rows,View full post »

POPPYCOCK! Its all POPPYCOCK!

POPPYCOCK!… is sometimes all that comes to mind as a sit back in my chair while crossing my arms and biting on my thumb nail. It hurts my heart and brings me great embarrassment to see how someView full post »

The Warmth + Grace Of Summer + Joslyn’s Lovely Spirit

I am so excited to be sharing Joslyn’s photography workshop shoot. Embracing the meaning of joy + excitement Joslyn is with us as a missionary photographer capturing God’s GloryView full post »

Emily’s Radiant Beauty + The Experience of Being In Front of the Lens

Emily radiates the beauty God has intended for this world as does every woman He has created. She is a missionary who is devoted to Glorifying God in Prayer, in the Sacraments, in community, inView full post »

THE NEW DIGS

This past week was spent with not only a camera in my hand but also sandpaper, a paint brush, a roller, and my mind racing with creative inspiration. We are so beyond lucky/blessed/fortunate to beView full post »

Mountain, Lake, Canoe… Oh My Dahlonega Georgia Engagement Session

Nestled in the mountains gracefully floating on a beautiful lake reflecting the grandeur of God’s creation while cuddled up in each others arms… be still my heart! Sarah + Ray’sView full post »

Rather Then Compare Your Photography Let Inspiration Guide You

I was recently asked by a fellow photog who is relatively new to this journey, “How do I stop comparing my photos to other photographers photos? Did you struggle with this when you wereView full post »

A Wedding That Glorifies God + A Swanky Soirée + Maintaining Mellow

Flowers, invitations, dresses, cakes, shoes, colors, etiquette, female hormones, jewelry… and the list goes on (aka wedding planning) it can be an unrelenting sea of chaos. However, it isView full post »

Lee Roessler… Man + Artist + Musician + Lover of Christ

Music… it inspires creativity, brings out emotions, tells a story and helps us come alive. On any given day an amazing song can enlighten my soul to dance and melts my cares away. For BrandonView full post »

Client Tip – Be A Team

Everyone loves to pitch in their ideas for planning your wedding. Well-intentioned, friends and family will undoubtedly lend advice, opinions, and even objections to your decisions. This may divideView full post »

How to Capture His Getting Ready Photos

On a wedding day Brandon always shoots the guys getting ready… it is so a guys world in “his dressing room”. There are two types of photos that Brandon captures on the weddingView full post »

Take The Chance

If there was one thing I could inspire others with it would be, Take The Chance. As the journey of life carries Brandon and I on new adventures, trials and challenges we leap and take chances. Do weView full post »

Life Is Sweet

We have made it to Dahlonega, GA our new home in the North Georgia Mountains. To say it is beautiful would be an understatement, it is beyond mesmerizingly spectacular. The views are breathtaking,View full post »

Tampa Bay Watch Wedding – Fallon + Brooks

Brooks + Fallon Soooooo for the past week I have been dying to share Fallon + Brooks’s Gorgeous Wedding. However, our office has been on a moving truck for a week along with our entire home asView full post »

Gorgeous + Elegant + Breathtaking Wedding on the Gulf… Hannah & Tyler

Hannah + Tyler It is written on our hearts + in our minds, sung from mountain tops, passed down in stories, captured in photos and shared with family… it is true LOVE.  When two people, twoView full post »

Tips For a Relaxing The Morning Of Your Wedding

The morning of your wedding is sure to be full of excitement, butterflies, joy and fun. All of your closest girlfriends will be with you along with your parents to help you get ready for yourView full post »