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Mar 1, 2017

If you caught¬†yesterday’s post, you know all about what hits the blog here in this post today! I’m excited to get to share my photos with you of the styled shoot. This styled shoot was a first for me. I’ve only participated in one other styled shoot and helped come up with the general theme. […]

Feb 28, 2017

Looking at photos of styled shoots is so mesmerizing! What started as a marketing strategy has turned into a movement of collaboration, community, artistic expression, and creativity. What is a styled shoot? Think of it as a mock wedding! Vendors (bakers, hair and makeup artists, florists, photographers, stylists, calligraphers, dress boutiques, etc) all come together […]

Feb 1, 2017

“How many?” “There will be 4 or 5 of us I think. I’m not 100% sure how many are coming.” “No problem! What are their names, we’ll send them over.” And then I realized for the most part, I didn’t know who I was meeting with. I could tell the hostess their Instagram names, but […]

Dec 7, 2016

In September a friend and I organized a styled shoot in Silver City, NM. It was such a fun chance to meet some new creatives in the wedding industry, and to shoot with photographer friends old and new! And if you’re wondering…nope, you haven’t seen those styled shoot pictures up here on the blog yet. […]

Dec 6, 2016

I woke up that morning to eerie light filtering in the window. Sitting up I realized the high prairie was blanketed in a soft winter fog that made you feel like you were the only ones in existence, and that the world melted away just beyond the white shroud. You could just make out the […]