The Springs Wedding in Anna // Shannon & Hunter

Sometimes you just get those couples that you connect with on all kinds of levels.  That was the way I felt when I first met with Shannon and Hunter.  Shannon is a teacher, like me.  Hunter is completely devoted and in love with her.  They are a perfect match, and I have loved every second of being around these two. Their wedding was so impressive.  It wa[...]

Marty Leonard Chapel at Night // Tiffany & Lin

I have had the privilege to shoot at this chapel many times, but this is the first wedding that I have done at the Marty Leonard Chapel at night.  Let me tell you, it is a whole different world getting to be there after dark.  It is so soft, romantic, and serene. The chapel is breathtaking anyway with its gorgeous architecture, but even more so after the sun[...]

Marty Leonard Chapel Bridal // Tiffany

Last night, I photographed a beautiful wedding at the Marty Leonard Chapel for one of the sweetest couples.  In addition to getting the chance to capture their love for each other in a beautiful setting, I am now able to share Tiffany's gorgeous bridal pictures that we took there at the chapel.  Here are just a few of my favorite from her bridal session. [...]

Posing for an Engagement Session

I photograph a lot of engagement sessions.  A LOT.  One thing that my clients love is that I am really fast with posing and moving on to the next location.  It allows us to get a lot of different pictures with a huge variety, without much time or effort involved. You probably looked through my Location Guide already, but that is the first step in planning[...]

White's Chapel UMC & Colleyville Center Wedding | Paige & Joseph

Paige and Joseph's beautiful Southlake wedding was so sweet and romantic from the very first moment. As I was driving there, my husband had arrived early and sent me the text message, "Wow!"  I totally understood what he meant the second I pulled up.  This church is amazing.  And huge.  Breathtaking. White's Chapel United Methodist Church is actually a se[...]

Rachel & John's Bella Donna Wedding

If Tuscan-themed fairytale weddings are your cup of tea, check out Rachel & John's Bella Donna Wedding in McKinney, Texas.  This wedding had it all... a great couple, a breathtaking setting, and lots of loving family and friends. The vendors involved on such a magical day include: Ceremony venue: Bella Donna Chapel | Reception venue: Grand Hotel | [...]

Courtney & Spenser's Wedding at The Castle at Rockwall

I have wanted to be a part of a wedding at the Castle at Rockwall ever since I saw that they had opened back up a couple of years ago.  I got so excited when Courtney told me where her wedding was going to be, and what an amazing day it was. How they met Courtney and Spencer first met all the way back in 5th grade.  They didn't actually start dating un[...]

Kate Spade & Spirited Away Japanese Anime inspired wedding

I absolutely love when couples combine various aspects of their personality into their wedding decor.  That is EXACTLY what Victoria & Patrick did with their Kate Spade and Spirited Away Japanese Anime inspired wedding last weekend.  But let's back up a bit... Patrick and Victoria met while attending Our Lady of the Lake University.  Their first date [...]

Make the most of your bridal show experience

You said "Yes".  Now it's time to plan your wedding, and you have decided to attend a bridal show. Whether you are going to a smaller show like the Plano Bridal show, or you are tackling a large show such as the Dallas Bridal Show, you can quickly become overwhelmed unless you have a game plan.  I have some tips and ideas that I have gathered over the last e[...]

How to choose your photographer

A challenge every couple faces is how to choose your photographer.  This is a particularly daunting task because there are just so many qualified photographers in the Dallas Fort Worth area that it becomes overwhelming to narrow them down.  Here are a few pointers for you so that you don't lose your mind when choosing the best photographer for your wedding d[...]