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Jun 28, 2016

The first signs of the monsoon. A cloud covered sky letting through soft and beautiful light. A slight breeze to keep the air fresh. A gorgeous location (in fact, the exact same location where I got married). The little brother of one of my best friends. Cue memories of little Joseph sitting on the couch […]

May 12, 2016

The wind was ferocious. Enough so to cause major dust storms blowing across the freeway resulting in nasty nasty accidents. In the 5 days I had been down in southern New Mexico, the freeway had been closed on 3 different occasions. And there I was on Monday needing to get across the bad stretch. The […]

Apr 25, 2016

Do you remember that mini-styled shoot Trisha and I did in Sedona? While we had a ton of fun with it, that wasn’t our real reason for meeting up in Red Rock Country. This is: Trisha was meeting with one of her couples to take engagement pictures in the gorgeous landscape and invited me to […]

Apr 15, 2016

Secrets. I LOVE being in on fun secrets! A week and a half ago I got a message that went like this, “Soooo would you be available to do an engagement shoot and REALLY soon? btw…..keep it on the dl because it’s not official yet…” Be still my beating heart! An engagement session, and one […]

Apr 4, 2016

It’s the time of year where nearly every week I see the hashtag #gohomeweatheryouaredrunk across social media. Horrific wind one day. Gorgeous sunshine the next day. Snow the following. Warmth the next. Spring just can’t ever make up its mind here in northern Arizona!  After days of gorgeous weather, a fast winter storm flew threw […]