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Arizona road trip travel I was finally able to make my way back down to Arizona again when I shot Nathan & Janet's wedding in Tucson. My best friends & I made a road trip out of it & were able to visit a few amazi... READ MORE The philosophy behind elopements today + tips for planning your elopement for brides & grooms What does 'elope' mean? Elopements are no longer just something that people do to run away & get married. Today's elopements take place in beautiful locations with careful planning & design. ... READ MORE All about my albums products I absolutely love albums! I think they are one of the best ways to show off your photos. You can have a large amount of photos in a smaller amount of space & you can leave an album sitting out on ... READ MORE Our western road trip out to the Northern Rockies travel Last May I went on a road trip with my 4 best friends who I happen to be related to. Hanna & Isaac are my brother & sister, Gaven & Mali are my cousins. We had been planning it for awhile.... READ MORE The heart behind my business & why I do what I do personal Small businesses need to have a why to succeed. If there isn't a why you'll give up & lose your how. Eventually you won't accomplish what needs to be done & what you want to do. I have persona... READ MORE Film vs. Digital photography As a film photographer I get asked a lot of questions about how film works or what difference does it make, what's the big deal about film vs. digital? I would love to fill you in on the differences o... READ MORE About me personal A lot of you have read a little about me, or maybe have even met me in person. But I wanted to go a little more in depth into film photography & my love of birds, orchids, & travel with this b... READ MORE 3 tips for a less stressful wedding for brides & grooms   You are frazzled! Running around trying to get things done and people together. Everything seems like such a mess! Nothing is going as planned! What do you do!?! Your wedding day can brin... READ MORE How to Plan Your Wedding- a monthly and weekly guide for brides & grooms I know how much goes into a wedding and it can be a lot of work. But it can be overwhelming to know where to start! This is long and it doesn't cover absolutely everything but it should definitely hel... READ MORE My photography style photography You have a lot of photographers to pick from when it comes to your elopement, wedding day, or engagement session. I thought I'd share a little bit about my photography style. Then you decide if I am t... READ MORE

Why elope?

I truly believe eloping is the best way of getting married. The wedding industry has commercialized marriage. But weddings should get back to basics. Your day is all about YOU!