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I know that I work with some of the best people and these two I’m about to introduce you to are no exception. I never miss a shoot. Ever. I’ve walked to a shoot with a fracture in my foot and also shot in a torrential downpour. But this time, I ate bad food or […]

We’re in very different times right now. 2020 feels like the longest year ever. It is also turning out to be one of the most instructive years. I’m always someone that focuses on inclusivity, diversity and equal representation. I don’t know how else to operate. Perhaps it is because I’m a black woman and don’t […]

Every wedding I shoot usually has an overriding feel to it. I would have to say that Lucy and Mike’s wedding celebration was one that was GIDDY. This was definitely a celebration of love and life. The couple and their families were just happy. It’s a great atmosphere to be in because it just makes […]

I know, I get it. Right now believing anything will come back can feel foolish. But it will. Things will LOOK different. They will also FEEL different. But weddings will be back. Here’s why. LOVE’S NOT CANCELED As the popular hashtag goes #LOVESNOTCANCELED. I think as we navigate these unchartered waters, one thing is clear. […]

The couples that I normally work with want their wedding albums to be memorable. Who can blame them? The photos that are taken on your wedding day should stand the test of time, and bring nothing but smiles. Here are 7 great ways to amp up your posing game so your wedding albums have a […]

August was certainly a busy month for me, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. This was my second wedding of the month and it was an absolute joy. I vibe well with brides like Narah who value photography and know exactly what they want. When I tell you this bride was on point, […]

Summer weddings are always a lot of fun. When the sun is shining, it always makes people feel good, as long as they’re not melting. Dana and Edwin got super lucky as they had great cloud cover which provided refuge from the heat. It also gave me some great diffuse light to work with throughout […]

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