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Sep 21, 2017

Everything was perfect for Jace and Chalet’s downtown Safford engagement session! Well, everything except the fact that I dressed for northern Arizona and forgot that southern Arizona hasn’t gotten the Fall memo yet! I should have known better. But even then, that was minor. The skies, the light, the couple, and the downtown space was […]

Sep 14, 2017

From the moment Kristin emailed me, I knew that she and Kurt were “dreamies”. You know, the clients you dream of…the clients that fit your brand and your style and your hopes. These two are fun, laid back, so sweet together, and just so naturally adorable! They drove all the way up from Tucson for […]

Sep 8, 2017

As soon as we learned we were moving to Payson, I started looking on Instagram for photographers in the area. I found a few, but I was drawn to Mikaela and her work. Not only is she a talented photographer, but she also sounded genuine, sweet, and fun. I started interacting with her on Instagram […]

Sep 6, 2017

Peter and Samantha escaped the heat down in Phoenix on Monday to come up for their engagement session on the Mogollon Rim, here near Payson. And I am SO glad they did, because we had a blast! Sam warned me at the beginning that she is awkward in front of a camera and doesn’t pose, […]

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 […]