Liz and Eric: Korakia Pensione Palm Springs


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Liz and Eric are truly special people individually as well as together and I was so honored to capture their day. There is so much I could say about them, but what best comes to mind is that they make spending the rest of your life with someone look really good.

They said their vows and celebrated with their closest friends and family at the beautiful Korakia Pensione in Palm Springs, and their entire day was filled with truth and light which to me is what it’s all about.

Liz and Eric, thank you so much for giving me the honor. I hope these photos forever allow you to re-live this day.

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Moodboard Monday

After taking a little (or big) hiatus from blogging, I think it’s time to start again.:)

All of the below is what has and keeps inspiring me.  The undone, the rugged, the lovely, the raw, and sincerely.

I of course love the act of photographing but I also love the prep of pulling inspiration, feeling, and textures.  This moodboard is one that may just tell a little story to my soul.

Happy Monday.

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Sarah and Blake’s Cabo San Lucas Wedding


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I don’t know really where to begin about these two, but I can tell you one thing for sure, they have quite the story.

They met in Uganda while both working in international development and design.  Blake was her boss and she swore she’d never date her boss.  They have both given their lives and careers to a beautiful mission much bigger than themselves.  They’ve traveled the world together.  And they have only just begun.

Sarah and Blake, I am beyond happy for you in this new chapter of your lives and I am excited to see the life you create together in the future!  Thank you for giving me the honor of capturing this day and for welcoming me and Tayler (second shooter) in Cabo.

I also had the honor of witnessing Sarah and Blake dancing with local Ugandan women for the announcement of their engagement, as well as photographing their engagement photos on the source Nile River.  Which you can see HERE.

The intricate details of Sarah’s calligraphy, design, collected pieces from all over the world, as well as being hosted at Blake’s family’s home in Cabo made this a very special and intimate celebration with all of their closest friends and family.

All gorgeous details and decor by Sarah and family, except the stunning floral arrangements by Elena Damy Floral and Event Design (based out of Los Cabos.)

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the denson family


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i enjoy this time of year, slowing down and reconnecting with families who have been supporting me for years and i am truly grateful for all of them.  as i was planning this shoot for the denson’s, i kept reminiscing back to boxes of old family photos of my grandparents and great grandparents that i grew up digging through.  staring at them, analyzing their youth, and the overall feeling they gave me… was what inspired me to be a photographer in the first place.

i want these photos to be passed down into their family generations. i want little nico to cherish these photos more and more the older he gets.

and that is where i am re-setting for 2014, back to the basics and remembering why and what has drawn me to photography my entire life.

jeff, christa, and nico…you are the coolest, i tell you that every year.  but you really are and i thoroughly enjoy this time with you each year. thank you for giving me the honor the past few years.

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Favorite Yogi Photos of 2013


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As I’m preparing for this year to come to and end (which I can’t even wrap my mind around right now,) I have been reflecting on the past year of life and work.  I always find joy in going through past work with fresh eyes, especially while re-vamping and creating a new layout for my website….which will be coming soon!

So as I’ve been reflecting, I put together a little collection of some of my favorite yoga photos from the past year.  It’s been fun working with all of these local yogis, and one of my favorite teams to work with, Manduka!

Favorite yogi photos of 2013.



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