Marissa + Eric Marathon Key, Florida Wedding

Marissa and Eric have a love for the salt life.  Especially the Keys. Those magical chain of islands.  Where you leave the mainland and Miami’s crazy fast pace behind.  Jump on a two lane road leading south over bridges and waterways.  The place Jimmy Buffet raves about and shoes are optional. Where white, powdery sandContinue reading “Marissa + Eric Marathon Key, Florida Wedding”

Noga + Steve Historic Ybor City Engagement Session Tampa, Florida

Historic Ybor is an eclectic mix of old and the new. A place Modern Pop blends with the sounds of smooth Jazz.  Where every corner you turn is an assault on your senses as the perfumed air from the Cigar shops wafts along on the breeze, mixing with the spices from the Cuban cuisine makingContinue reading “Noga + Steve Historic Ybor City Engagement Session Tampa, Florida”

Historic Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum Savannah Wedding

Oh, Savannah!  How I love thee. Savannah is one of those places you can step back in time.  Where as soon as you close your car door the 21st Century fades away.  The literal stepping through Lewis’s wardrobe into Narnia.  Such is the allure of sultry Savannah. If you listen closely you will hear theContinue reading “Historic Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum Savannah Wedding”

5 Things You Should Know Before Booking Your Wedding Photographer

You are engaged!  Woo hoo and congratulations.  After the initial excitement dies down, the overwhelming experience of wedding planning kicks in. Either you love it or you hate it, but either way it will involve countless hours or research, budget crunching and plenty of wine.  Am I right? Along with finding the perfect venue, selectingContinue reading “5 Things You Should Know Before Booking Your Wedding Photographer”

Wilka & Jerry Intimate Elopement Celebration Gardens Winter Park, Florida

I had the pleasure of capturing an intimate elopement ceremony for Wilka & Jerry at Celebration Gardens in Winter Park, Florida last Saturday on a glorious, Florida summer day.  The venue is a hidden gem in downtown Winter Park, featuring a beautiful gazebo, trellised gardens, and cobblestone pathways.  Tropical flowers line the walkways or cascadeContinue reading “Wilka & Jerry Intimate Elopement Celebration Gardens Winter Park, Florida”

15 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Wedding Photographer

  Wedding planning takes time and research.  Finding the right photographer to document your big day is not much different than finding the perfect person to marry.  It is not a simple swipe left or right if their profile looks good.  And face it.  We all know people can look awesome on-line, but it isContinue reading “15 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Wedding Photographer”

Dreamy Lavender and Sage Desert Wedding Styled Shoot

Part of being a professional photographer is continuing your education and growth.  Nothing compares to the week long training at WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photography International) which happens every February in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hailing from the Mid-West, it is not often I get to experience the soft, dreamy colors and unique landscape of theContinue reading “Dreamy Lavender and Sage Desert Wedding Styled Shoot”

Historic Bonnet House & Gardens Fort Lauderdale, Florida Sage & Rose Stylized Shoot

I love getting together with other creatives. I recently had the opportunity to participate in an amazing stylized shoot organized by Styled Shoots Across America and the talented Manda Weaver of Manda Weaver Weddings, at the Bonnet House in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. From the moment I arrived (yes, I got there over 30 minutes early,Continue reading “Historic Bonnet House & Gardens Fort Lauderdale, Florida Sage & Rose Stylized Shoot”

“I do” How To: 5 Tips to keeping Your Timeline on Track

Wedding planning.  Either you love it, or you hate it. It’s the mix of adrenaline filled emotions running on high, with the need to check off all those pesky little items on your to do list. Often, the bride is overwhelmed with all of the decisions she is facing.  And figuring out exactly how eachContinue reading ““I do” How To: 5 Tips to keeping Your Timeline on Track”