Bridal Show Survival Guide

A bridal show can be incredibly overwhelming for a couple and for anyone that decides to accompany them. With tons of vendors to visit, all vying for your attention and business. How do you choose? First, take a deep breath and don’t think you have to get it all done in the few hours that…

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Engagement Shoots 101

Engagement shoots 101 is a perfect starting point for preparing for you shoot. There are many benefits to having an engagement shoot.  Here are 4 of them. First, I would like to introduce Elise and Jef. This is one amazing couple.  We decided to do Elise & Jef’s engagement shoot in Balboa Park in San…

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What NOT to wear to your Engagement Shoot!

We get questioned ALL the time, so I thought it was high time to let you know What NOT to wear to your Engagement Shoot!  And quite frankly, we like it.  IT gives us a chance to EDUCATE our couples on wardrobe for their images that will be a part of their lives and their children’s…

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How Do I Take Better Pictures at My Friend’s Wedding!

We get asked this a lot. There is no quick answer. As social media weaves itself more into the fiber of daily life, your pictures end up on the Facebook, Instagram and the like immediately. It is also a way for you to have the memories for yourself.

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Top Ten Tips on How to Have a Stress-Free Wedding Day!

Wedding days can be stressful, everyone will tell you that. Here’s what they don’t tell you: many times that stress is self-inflicted.
You can actually enjoy your wedding day by avoiding the most common stress-inducing things brides do that are totally avoidable.

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How to Cut the Wedding Cake!

Do you know how to cut the wedding cake? As a wedding photographer, one of the most exciting parts of the reception is the cake cutting.  Not just a tradition, but there is always the question of the guests… “Will they play nice or smash the cake in each other’s faces?”    It is a time…

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What’s the best dress for me?

One of the biggest questions a bride has is “What’s the best dress for me?” We all want to look Amazing on our wedding day!  You know that you are going to be taking a ton of pictures on that day and you want to look our very absolute best.  You try on dress after…

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4 Things To Think about When Cutting your Photography Budget

There are just 4 Things To Think about When Cutting your Photography Budget. Look, today’s weddings on average cost of $30,000 per The Knot. That is the price of a very nice car that you get to drive around for years. It is the price of a couple of very nice luxury vacations to Europe…

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