Cyrena + Kirt :: reception story


CYRENA BRAIS + KIRT BRAIS :: WEDDING RECEPTION AT SAHUARO RANCH PARK, GLENDALE ARIZONA Being a part of a momentous occasion, such as a wedding, is an honor for me.  No matter if it’s someone I’ve… Continue reading

fall mini sessions – booking now!


It’s already that time of the year again!  Can you believe it?!  This year’s mini session slots are on the calendar & ready to be booked!     Mini sessions are perfect for: … Continue reading

Christina + Nick :: wedding story


CHRISTINA BARGER + NICHOLAS GRIGGS :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA “What do you love about each other?”  Some of my favorite responses come from that question.  Some of the most honest &… Continue reading

Andrea + Mike :: wedding story


ANDREA FRUEN + MICHAEL GERVAIS :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Andrea & Mike are that sweet, quiet couple that offer the first impression of solidarity & steadfastness.  Andrea offers an easy, beautiful smile.… Continue reading

Jennifer + Shawn :: wedding story


JENNIFER PIRC + SHAWN THOMASON :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Jennifer & Shawn are precious.  They have a wonderful back story.  Their personalities mesh beautifully. Shawn is a 3rd grade teacher while… Continue reading

Hunter :: 6 month session


HUNTER MACIAG, 6 MONTH SESSION  :: LTL PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO; GLENDALE, ARIZONA So it’s reached that dreaded time of year in Arizona; the 3 months of miserable heat which makes location photography so difficult.… Continue reading

Wedding Photography Costs Explained


a wonderful reblog from the experts at borrowed & blue When you start out on your journey from “yes” to “I do,” you might often find yourself daydreaming about the wedding dress you’ll… Continue reading

Horowitz :: Family session 2014


HOROWITZ FAMILY  :: MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN SONORAN PRESERVE; SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA I spent an awesomely hot evening a couple weeks back with the Horowitz family.  We had so much fun sweating it out & goofing off… Continue reading

Scarlet :: 6 month session


SCARLET RENNELLS, 6 MONTH SESSION  :: DC RANCH MARKETPLACE; SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA EEE!  I got to spend another session with little MisScarlet!  Can you believe she’s 6 months old already?!  How fast life flies… Continue reading

Jessica + Brandon :: wedding story


JESSICA CALDERON + BRANDON OLSON :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Jessica & Brandon are that super adorable couple that you just enjoy your time with.  They’ve known each other since 2nd grade!  Isn’t… Continue reading

Shari + Jerry :: wedding story


SHARI FORREST + GERALD HUSHER II :: MARRIED AT FOX RUN PARK – COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO This wedding story is so unique for me.  I truly don’t even know how to start this post!  So, maybe… Continue reading

Jessica + David :: wedding story


JESSICA MALDONADO + DAVID GURAN :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Working with Jessica & David was an absolutely amazing experience.  David adores Jessica.  Just watch his eyes.  And Jessica?  The true beauty of… Continue reading

Sarah + Justin :: wedding story


SARAH LORENZINI + JUSTIN CARLSON :: MARRIED AT REGALE WEDDINGS & RECEPTIONS – SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA Sarah & Justin’s ‘thing’ is Halloween.  Though they’ve known of each other since middle school, they actually didn’t reconnect till… Continue reading

Stacy + Ayax :: wedding story


STACY BRUNO + AYAX MARTINEZ :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA What an amazing couple!  And a fun bridal party!  My entire time with Stacy & Ayax was truly enjoyable.  Everything from the antics… Continue reading

Erika + Dylan :: wedding story


ERIKA SCHULTE + DYLAN JORDAN :: MARRIED AT REGALE WEDDINGS & RECEPTIONS – SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA Erika & Dylan’s story begins at Lake Pleasant, a boating adventure.  Together 3 years, they spend their time with their dog,… Continue reading

Cindy’s Fifty!


CINDY DILLARD :: 50th BIRTHDAY BASH It was such a joy to photograph the spectacular event that Cindy’s daughter, Chelsie, put on for her 50th. And let me tell you, Chelsie went all… Continue reading

Dylan :: Newborn Story


DYLAN ROBINSON :: NEWBORN SESSION Yay! Dylan is finally here! I’ve anticipated this newborn session probably since photographing Heather & Brandon’s wedding last March, hoping they’d get pregnant quickly as I simply adore… Continue reading

Jenni + Robert :: wedding story


JENNI YARBERRY + ROBERT MORELOS :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Jenni & Robert have been together over 4 years after meeting in a bar that Robert worked at.  Robert’s ow the handyman that… Continue reading

Tashina + Van :: wedding story


TASHINA BELLAMY + VAN LIEU :: MARRIED AT TRE BELLA, MESA ARIZONA Tashina met Van at work.  They’ve been together 6 years, growing into a family unit.  Van went all out when proposing to… Continue reading

McFerrin :: kiddos


MCFERRIN  :: FREESTONE PARK; GILBERT, ARIZONA An afternoon spent with the McFerrin kids-though work-is always casual & carefree.  Such a simply joyful time spent goofing around & acting foolish with these kids brings… Continue reading