I'm so glad you're here! This is where you can keep up with my latest weddings, engagements, and family sessions as well as my personal artistic projects and paleo-ish recipe hacks. It's a great way  to get to know me and my work, and I'd love to hear your thoughts and ideas for future posts in the comments.


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How to Take Better Selfies – Posing

If you’ve figured out lighting, angle, and distance, you’re on your way to a great selfie. Now you just need to strike the right pose. We usually “pose” for photographs by smiling and looking straight at the camera. In the industry, we call these “camera aware” photos because it’s obvious the subject is aware of […]

January 26, 2014


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How to Take Better Selfies – Angle and Distance

Now that you know about lighting your selfies, it’s time to talk about finding your best angle and camera distance. Generally speaking, raising the camera above eye-level so that it’s pointing down at your face is more attractive than positioning it lower than eye-level. This is especially true with the front facing camera on your […]

January 22, 2014


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How to Take Better Selfies – Lighting

Want to take better selfies? It’s actually pretty easy. You just need to remember four things: Lighting, Angle, Distance, and Pose. I’ll walk you through all of them with some good, bad, and even ugly photos starring (obviously) me. (No one else wanted their unflattering photos on the internet.) All of these photos were taken […]

January 21, 2014


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Wedding at Musket Ridge: Rob & Katie

I’ve been looking forward to Rob and Katie’s wedding ever since we took their beautiful engagement photos in DC. They were so cute together and so excited about the photos–I knew we were going to have a great time at their wedding. From their tearful first look, to their joyful last dance, Katie and Rob […]

October 17, 2013


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Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

​This Spring I started not one, but
two huge makeover projects: my kitchen and my website. First, the most
important one: the kitchen!

April 23, 2013

Personal, Uncategorized

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