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Planning Your Joy

Every photographer offers some level of planning your photography experience, because it’s very necessary. But, our planning experience is very different from the norm! And of course I want to brag about that. Every photographer will talk to you about the date, time and location of the photo session, about who is going to be […]

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What’s New? Lots!

It was in the Spring of last year that I decided some things needed changing around here. I just wasn’t offering my clients a level of service that I was satisfied with. Even though several clients told me they loved how responsive I was (mostly in reaction to some other photographer who had neglected to […]

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Priceless Treasures

The headline in today’s paper reads, “Priceless Pieces Strewn for Miles.” The article itself recounts stories of people affected by the tornado, and their attempts to recover some of their most priceless family treasures. As it turns out, most of those are photos. Tears, laughter, joy, memories and even a bittersweet sadness greet the discovery […]

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Why Photographers are Lying to You About Digital

It’s no secret that photography consumers need to be very aware of who they are hiring any more. There are too many stories to relate, of photographers who lost the files, who never delivered, who took a year to produce a couple’s wedding photos. There are even more stories of badly done photos and unhappy […]

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My Posts Look Different from the Other Photographers. Here’s Why.

I had just finished a post on the blog when I clicked over to Facebook and saw another photographers’ post. I have to say, it was absolutely gorgeous. The wedding was amazing. The couple looked like they belonged on the pages of a magazine. All the photos could have graced any wedding blog in the […]

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Confessions of a Former Digital-Only Photographer

In the past few years, it has become the trend for photographers to offer digital files (and for photography consumers to assume every photographer does this). They even tout this as a selling point: “You get all the digital files.” I’m not trying to insult anyone; I used to do this. But let me be […]

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The Best Advice I Can Possibly Give a Future Bride

Every few weeks, a bride with a bully pulpit and an axe to grind writes an article that then gets passed around the Internet, about how wedding vendors price gouge. Usually I ignore these, in fear that even acknowledging these articles will give them credibility. The latest such article was in the New York Times. […]

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Amazing Family Sessions!

Hi, lovelies! I have an exciting announcement that I’ve been sitting on for a while — though a few of you know about it. I am adding family sessions to my offerings. Not just any family sessions, though … beautiful “Beloved” family sessions where your family gets to be themselves, enjoy being together, and not […]

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Wedding Day Shot List, Part 3: Taming the Shot List

In Part 1 we covered the basics of what the shot list is, and in Part 2, what it is not. Now in Part 3, we are going to talk about the out of control shot list. How do shot lists get out of control? What is a shot list that is out of control? […]

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Wedding Day Shot List, Part 2: What (K)Not to List

In Part 1 I covered the basics of the shot list. Part 2 was going to be “Taming the Shot List” until I realized that a huge reality of shot lists in today’s world is how they have grown out of control in a completely different way. We can thank the wedding blogs and websites […]

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