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A blog about life and love...but mostly LOVE. Enjoy!

April 6, 2019

Milliken Park Family & Engagement Photo Session

I'm getting to share these photos from my first family session here in Spartanburg, SC just in time to announce my Spring Mini Sessions. I'll announce it on social media soon, but they'll be comin...

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March 1, 2019

Spartanburg, SC Engagement Photos at Glendale Shoals

My first ever Spartanburg, SC engagement session! It'll definitely be one that I remember forever. Elise and Peter were adorable together and so easy to photograph. We shot at Glendale Shoals and...

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February 3, 2019

UNC Chapel Hill Engagement Session

Last April after shooting a wedding in Savannah, GA we made our way up to the beautiful campus in Chapel Hill, North Carolina to shoot an engagement session. UNC Chapel Hill is one of our favorite...

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June 11, 2018

CrossFit Experience on the Body and Mind... from Someone "Out of Shape"

Since starting CrossFit I've gained 3lbs of muscle and lost 5% Body Fat! I'm so glad I tracked those numbers because the scale hasn't changed much at all since starting last October/November. I w...

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January 19, 2018

Rockin TJ Ranch Bozeman Wedding | Steven + Jordan |

You guys hear me talking about natural light all the time and these photos are a perfect example of what I'm talking about. I think 95% of these photos were taken in natural light (meaning outdoors...

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June 21, 2017

Adam + Kimberly | Absarokee, MT | St. Olaf Church | Anipro Event Center

Good Ole' Absarokee, MT, the same town that Eric and I got married 5 years ago. When I first met with Adam and Kimberly they told me about this tiny church they found out in the middle of nowhere a...

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June 12, 2017

Billings, Montana Engagement Session | Katie + Cody

Katie entered my random giveaway for a FREE engagement session and when my computer generated her name as my WINNER it felt meant to be. Katie is from Kentucky, and not only do I have family in Ken...

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June 6, 2017

Billings Saddle Club Wedding | Kels + Shane

Mint, Grey, and Pink Rustic Wedding I couldn't think of a better way to start off the 2017 wedding season. Eric and I had the pleasure of photographing Kelsey and Shane's engagement session and we...

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May 7, 2017

Wedding Timeline Example | Photographers Timeline

IMPORTANT THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN MAKING YOUR WEDDING TIMELINE HAVE TIMELINE COMPLETED 6 WEEKS BEFORE YOUR WEDDING DAY. Give your timeline to your other vendors and even family involved in ...

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March 27, 2017

Riviera Maya Wedding | Iberostar All Inclusive Resort | Chas + Cortney

What better way to start out the 2017 wedding season? I flew into Cancun, Mexico with my second shooter a couple days in advance so we could scope out the area before the day of the wedding and we ...

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February 20, 2017

Chas + Cortney | Billings Engagement Photos

This Billings Wedding Photographer is off to MEXICO this week to capture Chas and Cortney saying I DO on the beach near Playa del Carmen! Their engagement session was super easy because they were s...

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February 16, 2017

Packing Photo Equipment for a Destination Wedding

It's true, I'm sitting on an airplane to Mexico right now typing this blog on my PHONE! You know why I'm on my phone? I forgot my computer! I didn't pack it last night so it could be fully charged ...

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February 15, 2017

5 Things to Consider When Picking a Wedding Date

SEASON: When are you in the best mood? Do you want an outdoor wedding? Do you want most of your formal pictures outside? Road conditions for traveling guest? These are all good questions to ask wh...

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February 7, 2017

How to Prepare for your Engagement Session

These are some of my favorite images from the last year. All of them look like genuine moments, but that didn't happen by accident. ### You'll notice that a lot of my couples look comfortable and ...

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January 27, 2017

Best Memories Growing Up In A Small Town

She said I wouldn't understand. SAYYYY WHAT? I was recently in San Francisco and a lady started to tell me about gossip in her small town, but said I probably wouldn't understand! It almost offend...

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January 26, 2017

How to Toast a Sweet Potato

Let's get down to it. You've seen this on Pinterest and you're wondering if it works. Can you really, fully cook a sweet potato in a toaster. My answer - YES! [caption id="" align="alignnone" ...

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January 26, 2017

My First Showit United Experience with Jasmine Star, Katelyn James, and The Ashleys with Kay + Bee.

You likely know and LOVE Jasmine Star If you clicked to read this blog, you likely know Jasmine Star and I'm not surprised. Jasmine has over 180K followers on Instagram and over 200K followers on ...

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December 29, 2016

Adam and Kimberly Engagement Session

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December 29, 2016

Amadeo and Ashlyn Engagement Session

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December 29, 2016

Missy and Landon Engagment Session

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December 29, 2016

Nichole and Spencer

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December 28, 2016

Kelsey and Shane Engagment Session

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December 28, 2016

Spencer and Annie Engagement Session

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December 24, 2016

Montana Wedding Photographer | Arizona Styled Shoot

Yes, this Billings Wedding Photographer jumped on a plane back in November to spend a week meeting other talented creatives and shooting beautiful styled shoots like this one in Arizona. Check out ...

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