Dripping Springs Photographer

  • Beetlejuice, a Zombie, a Woodland Elf, and a T-Rex

    Happy Halloween
    Spooky and silly
     
    This is the year that I convinced my husband to wear a mask for Halloween!  I know, it doesn’t seem like a big deal, but it REALLY is!  Lee has always been pretty laid back and understated when it comes to Halloween costumes.  But for some reason he agreed to my outrageous…

  • How to Vet your Wedding Photographer | My Answers

    My hubby and I will be celebrating 20 years of marriage this May! But I will tell you about the one thing I regret. Not vetting my wedding photographer better. Being college kids, we didn’t have a ton of money to spend and at the the time we didn’t place too high a value on…

  • 6 Questions: Engagement Session Location

    Besides wanting the location to be beautiful, interesting, or meaningful; there are some other things to think about.
    #1 Does the location require a Permit?
    Permits can be applied for by reaching out to the county or law enforcement associated with the location.  For example, Fairfax County charges an annual fee that permits photographers to use their…

  • 3 Tips for a Stress Free Wedding

     

    Everyone knows that planning a wedding can be stressful.  But why do some Wedding Days feel less stressed than others.  Well it’s not based on your personality or even the weather forecast.  I’m going to tell you, as an insider, what you can do in advance to keep everyone’s stress levels down on your wedding…

  • The Historic Church of Leeds Parish

     

    If you want to see the beginning of their journey to get married, click below to see their Georgetown, DC Engagement Session.
    ENGAGEMENT SESSION
          The Wedding was held outdoors at the Historic Episcopal Church of Leed’s Parish near Markham, Virginia.  The Church was established in 1769 and serves Northern and Central Fauquier County.  This…

  • Urban Engagement | Winter

    A huge thank you to these two wonderful human beings for understanding why I needed to reschedule our Engagement Session by a couple months.  When I realized I was needing to have another foot surgery to correct the previous one, they didn’t blink an eye.  Esther even reached out to me following my surgery to…

  • Reception Lighting

    During every Wedding Day, I know that I have to stay flexible and pull the right combination from my bag of tricks. When I first started shooting Weddings, I only had a flash on my camera and I would use bounce flash to get reception photos. Sometimes this is all you need, but most of…

  • Behind the Scenes | The Barn at Willow Brook

    Behind the Scenes
    with me
    on a Wedding Day
    I hope that this blog post will give you a sneak peek to see what’s going on behind the scenes.
    Every Wedding Day is different.  Whether we’re running on schedule or not, my couples still want beautiful photos to remember their day.  This post shows a little bit of…

  • Engagement Sessions | FAQ

    What to consider when scheduling your engagement session?
    Are you recently engaged?  Congratulations!  You’ve, no doubt, been celebrating with family and friends and discussing all the excitement that getting married will bring.  What should you do next?  Have you first professional portraits taken, of course!  Let’s talk about some things to think about.

    How long is your…

  • Millwood Reception Hall

    Congratulations to Megan and Luis!  In case you missed their lovely Engagement Session taken at the Virginia Arboretum, you can find it here!

    These two met on the popular dating app, Bumble.  Megan said that Luis was very persistent!  At first he thought she was playing hard to get, but in reality she was really busy…