how to photograph fireworks

How to photograph fireworks

The Fourth of July is almost here and most of us love to watch fireworks, right?  I know that evening firework display in my small home town is something my family really looks forward to each year.  In an effort to get better at photography and to capture the beautiful displays, I started doing my research a few years ago… Read More »How to photograph fireworks

Lake Talbott wedding

Jake + Liv

Lake Talbott Wedding On a warm, windy summer evening Jake & Liv exchanged wedding vows at Lake Talbott on the Kansas State Fairgrounds.  They pledged to love and honor each other through thick and thin….here is their story.  🙂 Liv had her mom and Grandma Beverly there to help her get into her dress and lace up the back.  I… Read More »Jake + Liv

5 reasons to have a first look at your wedding

5 reasons to have a first look

What is a “first look”? Growing up, we are told that it’s bad luck for the groom to see the bride before the wedding, right?  I understand the sentiment behind seeing each other for the first time as the bride walks down the aisle.  But I’d love to suggest a “first look” for your wedding day.  In case you’ve never… Read More »5 reasons to have a first look

Preparing for your wedding photography consultation

Preparing for Your Wedding Photography Consultation

Once you’ve decided on which photographer you’d like to have photograph your wedding, it’s time for the wedding photography consultation.  This is where you meet, tell them about your wedding day and decide if they’re the right photographer for you! This often is also when you make decisions on package choices and sign the contract, if that’s the next step… Read More »Preparing for Your Wedding Photography Consultation

personal branding photographer for doula

Who needs a personal brand?

So if you’ve been around for a minute then you’ve probably heard people using the term “personal brand”, but what does that mean and who needs one?  Do you?  Read below and see what you think.  I feel that most businesses and professionals can benefit from having a personal brand, but there are probably some who don’t really need to… Read More »Who needs a personal brand?