This styled editorial took place on the historical streets and beaches of St. Augustine. Our goal was to create beautiful inspirational images for the bride who wants to be non-traditional without sacrificing the romantic element of her portraits.
tim + mollie's stormy engagement session
It stormed for three straight weeks before Tim & Mollie's engagement session in St. Augustine, but the rain did not stop this couple! We got wet and did some Notebook inspired photos that are some of my favorite to this day!
why details are important
Flat Lay may seem insignificant in the grand scheme of the wedding day, but these little details are just as important. Each one was thought through and planned out, and executed with love. They are party of the wedding story, and deserve to be documented.
From the first moment I met Kyle & Bethany, I knew we would be good friends. As I ask all my couples at their engagement session: ”Can I see the ring?” They both showed me the most gorgeous Legend of Zelda rings, and they each had one. I absolutely loved this so much (being the […]
If you’re looking for a venue that transports you to the European landscape of Tuscan Italy without leaving the country, look no further. From the moment you drive through the main gate, all the way through the rolling hills and landscape until you get to the main venue, Bella Collina looks like you stepped right […]
I know this is a controversial hot topic in the wedding world, but I just want you to know that I am PRO first look. This is coming from someone who did not do a first look, though I wish I had. When I got married all those years ago, first looks weren’t popular. I […]
Each season comes with it’s own hurdles to overcome, but there are several ways to keep everyone comfortable in each season. Winter Nobody wants to be shivering in their photos! Keep warm blankets on standby, and even jackets. I always recommend hand warmers too! These are life savers for warming up pretty quickly. Be aware […]
For those who don’t know, I am one-half of the styled shoot and workshop planning team, Ever After Editorials. This last week I had the absolute joy and honor to co-host our first workshop, teaching other photographers tips and techniques on Flat Lay, Branding, Shooting Tips, and more. We put on a full styled shoot […]
One of my favorite venues is Mission Inn Resort. I’ve shot there a couple times now, and I absolutely love the venue. From the rolling greens to the Spanish architecture, Plaza de la Fontana at Mission Inn Resort doesn’t look like a typical Florida venue. They have a gorgeous lake, a stunning fountain, and a […]
A romantic elopement in the hidden treasure that is The Vineyard North, a real-life fairytale venue. Hidden in the farm country of Chiefland, Florida, is a quaint little vineyard that is the picturesque definition of fairytale. As one-half of the styled shoot & workshop planning team, Ever After Editorials, I helped create and design the […]
I’ve been attending and vendoring tradeshows, comic book conventions, and bridal expos for a long time. I think my first show was the artist alley of a small, local anime convention when I was a teenager, over fifteen years ago. When I started doing wedding stationery, I started doing craft fairs and bridal expos. Now […]
I offer a complimentary engagement session with my full wedding experience, and it’s because I love them that much!! There are so many good reasons to have engagement photos done, but I know that it can be quite daunting too. Especially if it’s your first time in front of the camera! My couples don’t have to worry […]
I am so blessed to capture love stories for a living! I absolutely love what I do, though there are some aspects of a wedding day that I love more than others. Here are a couple of my favorite moments of a wedding day. Bridal Details Saying I’m obsessed with details is an understatement. I […]