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Jan 30, 2018

10 years!! When Heather emailed me about an anniversary session my first thoughts were, “No way!! It hasn’t been 10 years!” Heather was just a grade or two below me in high school and suddenly those days feel like another life! And then I realized that this summer will be 12 years for us and […]

Dec 12, 2017

Ryan and Llisel were one of the first handful of weddings I ever did. When I think back on how little I knew and on the camera I used, I cringe, but they trusted me and I was incredibly proud of the images we produced! Ryan and I grew up together and he likes to […]

Nov 30, 2017

Elena and I first connected online as students in Jenna Kutcher’s Instagram Lab.  With students all over the globe, I was so excited to connect with Elena as we’re both in Arizona. Her spunk, friendliness, and quick wit reeled me in immediately! I was beyond excited when she reached out to me about doing some […]

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 […]

Dec 13, 2016

This story begins in Freshman English class at Eastern Arizona College. One person was joking and making comments on the lesson. One was trying to shush the other and listen. Magdelyn had no idea that 13 years later she’d still be shushing ArJay when he made goofy comments! These two are some of our dearest […]