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Friends, I am SO EXCITED to finally share about the Refined Second Shooter Workshop! Michelle and I started planning for this day months ago. We spent many months planning, lots of emails and late nights working to refine our content and get everything prepared. While I’ve hosted workshops in the past, I’ve never done anything […]

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The Refined Second Shooter

November 2, 2018

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Earlier this summer, Cassy and I met for her mentoring session at Flowers and Bread. We spend all afternoon chatting about all things photography related. We dug into her brand, talked about ways that she could better reach her target market and established some next steps in her game plan for her business. To end […]

For Photographers

Cassy

September 24, 2018

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One of the most commonly asked questions I get from both brides and photographers is, “when should we start pictures”? Well, after photographing nearly 50 weddings, I’ve learned the do’s and don’ts of wedding timelines. Do: Allow for a LOT of buffer time. If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past few years, it’s […]

For Brides, For Photographers

How to Create a Wedding Day Timeline

June 14, 2018

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As your wedding day approaches, it’s only natural to hop on over to Pinterest to pin some of your last minute details and favorite poses for portraits. I get it, I really do! I used to be that girl, and before I even owned a camera, my Pinterest board was FILLED with photographs that I […]

For Brides, For Photographers

Why I Don’t Ask for a Shot List

April 25, 2018

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First of all, I can’t believe that this is the first time I’m writing about this topic. Ring shots are my FAVORITE details to photograph! To back up a little bit though, I didn’t always used to be good at them. For instance, take a look at this gem below: This is my high school […]

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How to Nail Ring Shots

April 18, 2018

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Blogstomp has been one of the best investments I’ve made for my business. Want to know why?? It has literally cut my blogging time by 80%!! What used to take me 6+ hours, now takes less than 1. You might be asking, this sounds too good to be true! Well, friend, I promise it isn’t! […]

Business, For Photographers

Blogstomp Review

April 11, 2018

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A few weeks ago, I asked you, my friends and followers, to submit any questions that you had for me. Nothing was off limits, and I was so overwhelmed by the response! Both future brides and photographers reached out and it was so much fun connecting with everyone who submitted a question. At the end […]

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Q&A Recap

March 8, 2018

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If there’s anything that I’ve learned in my first 2 years in business, it’s that consistency is key. I have been so fortunate to discover my style early on in my career and have been able to build a brand that effectively communicates it. While I like to think that it was my marketing degree […]

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Consistency is Key

February 6, 2018

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A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to mentor my sweet childhood friend, Abby. Abby and I grew up together and were always scrapbooking, painting, you name it! We’ve always been the creative ones of our friends, and Abby has continued to pursue the arts more than ever before! She is an incredibly talented […]

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Abby | Mentoring

January 22, 2018

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