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Aug 15, 2017

Neither Martin nor Kara could quit smiling as they got ready for their Fort Tuthill Mexican Fiesta Wedding in Flagstaff, AZ this past weekend. They were so ready, so happy, and so full of awesome emotion. “I don’t think I’ve ever worked with a bride as happy as you are!” and all of us in […]

Aug 14, 2017

Tad and Jennifer’s Gila Valley country engagement session is definitely one of my favorites to date! We had plans all set up to drive out to Tad’s family ranch for engagement photos, but as the day went on, a huge thunderhead developed west of town, out towards the direction of the ranch. The monsoon’s have […]

Jul 11, 2017

What do you get when you combine Katelyn James, a team of AMAZING Virginia vendors, the cutest couple ever, and unruly weather? Pure awesome-sauce and amazing education!! This Backyard Garden Style Wedding styled shoot was right up my alley! A little while back I wrote about my experience at The Workshop Experience¬†with Katelyn James and […]

Jul 7, 2017

I do “Meet Marquette” posts on Instagram quite often, but rarely do them here on the blog, and I think today is a good day to change that! And why not break the Meet Marquette Blog silence with a fun challenge from my friend Dedra, of Dedra Davis Writes. Dedra is a writer from Waco, […]

Jul 6, 2017

Mike and Callie had the location all picked out for their engagement session. And then Frye Fire on Mount Graham exploded! The fire nearly got the telescopes on top of the mountain and closed off the entire range to the public. The spot they had picked out was low on the mountain, but still off […]