the journal

On a Sunday afternoon in June, I got to visit Hallie + Cory in their hometown to photograph their sweet new baby boy. When I think of the homes my job lets me in and the families I get to know, the only word that feels right is privilege. It’s such a privilege to watch […]

The days before a marriage turns into parenthood are sacred. Getting to spend them with you is a privilege that is never lost on me.

When I think of Haven + Gunnar’s wedding day, this is the song that comes to mind. Subtle. Homey. Intentional. Some days I feel like a photographer at a wedding. Others I feel like a part of the celebration. On this summer day, watching these two marry each other was like watching the sun set, […]

It’s never lost on me what a sacred invitation I’ve been extended every time I step foot in someone’s home – even more so in those precious first days as a family of three. I am honored with every single request and I don’t ever want that to stop. On this particular afternoon with these […]

From the moment I spoke with Hannah + Mario, I knew we were going to be the perfect pair. The venues they chose made it so seamless for me to lean into the dramatic lighting that I love so much. The atmosphere they curated made their party unforgettable. The people who surrounded them made this […]

Can I go where you go?Can we always be this close forever and ever?And ah, take me out, and take me home.You’re my… Lover. THE TEAM Planning | Hannah Caraballo Designs Venue | Lake Erie Building Catering | Nomad Bride’s Gown | Boca Raton Bridal Hairstylist | J Romer Salon Makeup | Elite Beauty Productions […]

There are some days that just bring me back to the core of why I love this job so much. It’s the kind of day that you’re not thinking about the emails, or the accounting, or the sore feet after a long day. It’s all about the people. Brittany + James were the cherry on […]

I don’t think I have the ability to come up with adequate words explaining how much I loved spending this snowy day with Hope, Chris, and baby August. When I walked in the door, Chris said “Hey, friend!” and that’s exactly what it felt like – visiting my friends after they’d had their baby. Hope’s […]

A wedding day is full of nuance, and it’s quite difficult to express those subtleties one image at a time. I work hard to curate galleries for my clients that tell their story one image at a time. So let’s think of blogging a wedding as the abridged version of the novel that is a […]