Tears still wet on my cheeks, but my breathing slowed and calm again, he turned towards me on top of the duvet and said, “Maybe our word is purification.” And, sensing my cringe from behind the pillow I was hugging, he went on. “Maybe it’s the year we really dig into all the things we […]
2019. My word – phrase, really – was “delight in discipline.” At the beginning of the year I thought it had everything to do with exercise and food, but as the year went on it became something very different. Yes, I tried making my overall health a priority, tried to ditch habits that weren’t serving […]
A year ago today I announced I was brushing off my camera to come out of retirement and photograph weddings again. I tell the story behind the decision here. I had some of my dearest friends / former clients share the news, too, and it was an outpouring of love my heart still treasures 365 […]
The lady in front of me kept apologizing for “taking so long” in the check out line. I leaned on my cart and smiled first at her, then at the woman ringing up her groceries who appeared a little unimpressed with the situation given the long line at her till. “It’s absolutely not a problem. […]
"They are beautiful photos and I think you captured our day perfectly! You were amazing and made us feel so comfortable and relaxed, you felt like one of the family! Thank you for making the trip out here, it meant a lot to us! Thank you Thank you Thank you!"
"But you make them comfortable, too. You move through life with such humility and realness that others can't help but be real in your presence. Being a naturally awkward soul, your patience and easygoing way of taking pictures brings out the best in us!"
“The first time I saw our wedding photos, I felt like I was reliving the day all over again. Looking at them now, I still feel that way. It was a gift to have you as part of our day, reminding us to focus on the now while capturing moments we wanted to hold forever. We are so grateful for your gorgeous photos that help us to keep our wedding day close."