Dress up with Hailey

Any one who knows Hailey, knows that she is a character!! She loves lots of things but the things she loves the most are her stuffed animal Tiger Blood (the name is a story in itself lol) and playing. Today was all about dress up, military style! It all started with the helmets that my …

Matt + Erin a rustic engagement.

I first met Erin in high school and we briefly kept in touch for a couple of years after. As time went on and we both built families we lost contact, until she emailed me asking about wedding photography! We met up for bagels and I had the pleasure of meeting her fiancé and instantly …

Why “getting it right in camera” is so important

As photographers starting out, we were all scared to make that leap to learning how to manually operate our cameras. Lets face it, its’ a HUGE learning curve. Its takes hours of practice, lots of studying, and more failed attempts than we would like to admit! I know that I have some pictures from that …

The top 10 things on my kids Christmas list

My kiddos are at an age where when you ask them what they want for Christmas you never know what the answer is going to be! We sat down and asked them what was on the list this year and these were the answers! The “Pie in the Face” Game. Its called Pie Face and …

My The Force Be With You – A Star Wars themed family session

I just LOVE this family! I met them the same way any parent meet another parent, through our kids lol. My oldest and her youngest went to the same pre-school and even tho our kids no longer go to the same school, we have kept in touch. Im so happy to have taken their family pictures …

The best time to schedule your photography session

If there’s one thing that can make or break a photograph more than any other, it’s lighting. You might have an incredible background or stunning models, but without the right quality of light you can still be left with a flat, dull, and uninspiring photo. As a result, it’s important to find the right time of day to shoot …

A Great Gatsby Affair

Gold, sparkle, chandeliers, and towers of overflowing champaign. I would expect nothing less from a lavish Great Gatsby party! When it comes to celebrating birthdays this family does it right! I have never had more fun photographing a party than I did here (plus I got to dress up 🙂 ).  Take a look at …

Documenting the small stuff

Kids grow up so fast and I am really bad at documenting the little things, the things that pass by so quick and I miss so much. By getting more personal with you on my blog I hope to be better about capturing the moments that I overlook every day. Yesterday my oldest daughter Kayla, …

Our camping trip to Picacho Peak!

As all of you know, I am right in the middle of the holiday rush and working like crazy so a couple of weekends ago my husband and I took our kids camping at Picacho Peak in Tucson Az. to take a break and spend time with family. It was SO much fun! We invited …