For busy brides & mamas who want to

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Tips and insights to help you prep now so you can feel
calm & comfortable in the moment. 

Let’s be honest — preparing for a photo shoot or planning a wedding is overwhelming. You need resources that make the planning, preparation, and execution as smooth & stress-free as possible. 

And guess what? You’ve found it!

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I know how busy you are, so I keep these blog posts short, sweet, and value-packed so you can find solutions and gain perspective from an expert without digging through 2,000-word essays. 

When your a little girl and dream about getting married in a beautiful palace with horses and flowers and fields for miles, this styled shoot comes pretty darn close to that of ones dreams.   Lustre Theory and David Abel along with several other talented vendors, brought this dream to reality.  It truly felt like […]


Jane & Adams’ beautiful elopement in Scottsdale Arizona was full of family, love, and the July heat.   The heartfelt vows and abundant Arizona sunshine combined with a beautiful desert backdrop, made the magic of their wedding day breathtaking and landed on their 8th anniversary of being together.  I was very honored to have captured […]