Dominic + Shelby- A Prescott Arizona Wedding

Last weekend I packed up my bags and headed up to Prescott, Az for a beautiful rustic wedding. Shelby and Dominic tied the knot in a destination wedding on September 29th. These two are a perfect match and the wedding was a refection of the love they have for each other. The wedding was picture …

Shelby and Dominic Arizona Engagement Session

From the first time I met Shelby, I knew her and I would hit it off and we did! Her and Dominic are so much fun and so sweet! They are a perfect match for each other and it’s not hard to see why they love each other so much. I took them out to …

Fall Portraits with Alisha Dawn Photography

Fall! Its my FAVORITE time of year. Its hard right now to think about cool breezes, warm sweaters, pumpkins, and fires outside with friends when it’s still triple digits here in Arizona! I know that before I know it, fall will be here so im starting to get ready! Decorations will be going up and …

Shaun + Alexa- An Arizona Farmhouse Wedding

If you buy wedding magazines or read wedding blogs like Style Me Pretty, Once Wed, Wedding Chicks, Or Ruffled, you might be addicted to the perfect details, spring colors and stunning bridal parties. This wedding from this weekend might as well have been cut out of one of those blogs and brought to life! Everything …

All the Pretty! Wedding Details by Alisha Dawn Photography

It’s all in the details. We have all heard that saying before, and as a photographer in my line of work its true! Even the smallest details can help tell the biggest stories and convey the most emotion. When you plan your wedding you will spend countless hours looking at flowers, center peace, candles, cakes, …

Arizona Family Camping Portrait Session at the White Tank Mountains

Ohhh, you guys!!! This session right here is going down as one of my all time favorites!!! I LOVE LOVE LOVE when we can get creative and do something that shows what a family is into! This family has always enjoyed being outdoors and going camping so this was the perfect setting for them!! The White Tank …

Funny and Fun Kids Bloopers 2016

Kids. They are funny, they are crazy, they are loud and they are awesome!! I LOVE photographing kids. Of all the things I could take pictures of in this world I would definitely choose children over anything else. This year I had roughly 150 kids in front of my camera and going back through all the …

Stunning Styled Sedona Arizona Maternity Portraits

Those of you that know me or follow my photography know how much I LOVE Sedona Arizona!! This expecting mom was so much fun to photograph, she was up for anything! We hiked down the creek, climbed a beaver dam, and got into the FREEZING water! She made pregnancy look good! Take a look at these dramatic and stunning images from this Sedona Arizona maternity session. If you would like more information on a portrait session please contact me at alishadawnphotography.com

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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 …