Yesterday, I shot my last wedding before Baby Carter makes her arrival and honestly, it was the perfect way to start my maternity leave. The venue was gorgeous, the entire bridal party was sweet and helpful, and the food was AHHH-MAZING! Anna was a bridesmaid in a wedding I shot last year and I was […]


July 7, 2019

Anna + Chris | Primrose Cottage Summer Wedding


I’m a hustler. I always have been and I swear, I was born to be one. I was literally created for this entrepreneur life but that doesn’t mean that I don’t struggle with it. As I’m writing this, I’m sitting at my kitchen table while my daughter watches Captain Underpants in the room next to me. […]

For Photographers, Personal

December 20, 2018

What do you do when you don’t have the mental capacity to tackle your to-do list


  Before we dive in, let me start off by saying this is NOT your typical Pinterest list of 1283784758 questions you must ask before hiring a wedding photographer and I’m going to skip right past the questions like “are you available on my wedding date” and “what is included in my package” because if […]

For clients

December 14, 2018

10 questions to ask your wedding photographer


White balance is exactly what it sounds like – balancing how cool or warm an image is so the whites look…well…white. Seems simple enough but actually finding the balance is harder than it looks. Here are some things to help. Don’t shoot in Auto White Balance. Just like shooting in auto, you’re leaving it up […]

For Photographers

December 10, 2018

White Balance Basics for Photographers


So I can finally share some HUGE news with y’all!! These two crazy kiddos are getting MARRIED!! Yep, Josh popped the question and it was basically perfect. Josh reached out to me a few weeks ago and keeping this secret has been so hard! We brainstormed some ideas but he was afraid that most of […]


December 4, 2018

Christmas Proposal at The Battery Atlanta


The goal digger podcast with Jenna Kutcher Jenna Kutcher is like royalty in my house. If you haven’t heard of her, you need to google her right now! She is a marketing guru, advocate for exclusive body positivity, and mac and cheese connoisseur. She is the epitome of community over competition and she shares all […]

Business, For Photographers

November 16, 2018

Top 5 podcasts for girl bosses


Inside tips from a wedding invitation pro   Meet Steph. She’s the gorgeous, sweet, and super talented girl behind Oh My Designs by Steph. She creates incredible invitation suites and stationery and her work is seriously flawless. Steph was super sweet when I reached out to her a few weeks ago and agreed to do […]

For clients

November 13, 2018

Why you should hire a pro for your wedding invitations


When Samantha went to her best-friend-at-the-time’s high school graduation party, she didn’t know she would meet her future husband…who just happened to be the guest of honor’s cousin. Fast forward to Christmas 2016. (And I just have to share this because it’s the cutest thing ever) Alex bought Samantha a jewelry box for Christmas, which […]


November 7, 2018

Bullock Springs Manor Fall Wedding | Samantha + Alex Murphy


I can’t even tell you how much fun I had at Caroline’s Atlanta senior session. Caroline was up for anything I suggested (even in heels) and her sister had me laughing the entire time. So many things I could say about Caroline, where to begin? I guess I could start by saying Caroline and I […]


October 31, 2018

Atlanta High School Senior Photos | Caroline class of 2019 at SPHS


I love the first dance wedding tradition – it’s a super sweet way to enjoy each other’s company and it’s a nice way to transition from cocktail hour to the reception, letting your guests know the dance floor is open. I get so excited when couples choose a song that’s really personal or that’s as […]

For clients

October 29, 2018

10 First dance songs you’re not sick of yet