Something many of my clients don’t know is that 2019 was my first official full year in business! I’ve “taken pictures” (whether portraits or weddings) for more than 10 years, but not seriously, and definitely not consistently. I picked up my camera and started shooting in 2017, and people noticed. That autumn I began second […]

For Photographers, Personal

New Year, New Decade, & New Business Goals

January 1, 2020

bridesmaid's champagne toast in matching blush robes, new year's wedding toast
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Ask any small business owner how they feel about social media, and you’ll probably get a similar response from all of them.  They HATE it.  Like, HATE IT! But we all know it’s necessary in today’s high-tech world, and if nothing else… it’s free advertising!  I think most of us struggle with knowing what to […]

For Photographers

June 13, 2019

Plan a Month’s Worth of Social Media Content in 15 Minutes!


Today’s blog post is a bit different that the usual, and is geared towards other photographers, or creatives hoping to streamline their client workflow.  I was able to use a free tool, Google’s Calendar Event Creator, which allows me to auto-populate my monthly calendar with my client workflows, as well as receive a color-coded, client-specific, daily agenda! […]

For Photographers

How to Automate Your Client Workflow in Less than 5 Seconds with Google

March 11, 2019


Occasionally I will have a client ask me to for their unedited, “SOOC” (straight out of camera) or RAW images.  Of course I want to oblige my clients, but the question makes me sweat a little bit. It’s sort of like showing up to a date without make-up on. It’s still you, but really “unrefined” version […]

For Brides, For Families, For Photographers

May 17, 2017

FAQ | RAW vs. Edited Images