The golden hour. That’s the last hour before sunset. And that’s when most natural light photographers want to shoot. Including me. But lately, I’ve been absolutely LOVING bright sunshine, filtered through Savannah’s gorgeous oak trees. When Garner and Haylee scheduled their engagement session, we decided to start mid-afternoon. And the light was gorgeous through two […]

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Jan 11, 2019

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When I got home from this Forsyth Park wedding, I couldn’t wait to see the images. And I knew my clients were eager to see and share them, too! That’s why I always deliver a next-day wedding gallery. The gallery is usually between 30 and 50 edited images. I include the next-day gallery at no […]

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Jan 7, 2019

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A historic Savannah church was the setting for my my last wedding of 2018. And what a way to end the year! It was an absolutely gorgeous day: a bit cloudy – but we photographers love a that soft, diffused sunlight. And oh-so-warm: in the 70s on December 29! Church wedding Katie and Travis said […]

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Dec 31, 2018

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WOW! It happened! He asked. You said YES! And now it’s time to start planning. Here’s a quick start guide for your first steps.   Determine a general vision for your wedding day. What city? How many guests? Inside or out? Time of year? And the big one: Budget. Have the hard conversations now. Choose […]

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Dec 26, 2018

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I love this dear family. Sterling – the husband and dad – has been so kind to my son, Will. He takes up time with him. Is a wonderful mentor to him. So I was THRILLED to get to do photos for this soon-to-be family of FOUR! And when it was time to go, little […]

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Dec 20, 2018

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Chelsey and Michael had the most magical wedding day in Savannah. Perfectly beautiful in every detail. So when I asked Chelsey after the wedding if she would change anything, I was surprised she could think of a single thing. “I wish it were longer. The day flew by so fast!” she said. Ah, yes. Completely […]

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Dec 18, 2018

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I have big goals for 2019. 🙂 1. Learn to use the phrases “vis-à-vis” and “touche.” Sprinkle them liberally in all conversations with all people. Gain respect from all people who have no idea what those words mean. Which is all people. Get elected president. 2. Finally fess up to my husband, Mark, that the […]

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Dec 14, 2018

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So you kicked off the wedding planning. You’ve set a date. You’ve secured a venue. What’s next? A few extremely important steps. Before you lock in a ceremony time, pause to consider this. Do you want gorgeous outdoor portraits with your wedding party, family and brand spanking new spouse AFTER the ceremony? Many couples come […]

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Nov 27, 2018

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How do wedding days begin? With ALL the pretty pretties! I normally start my days photographing the dress and veil. The shoes. The bride’s jewelry. The rings. The invitation suite. The flowers. I ask that those pretties be ready for me in the same location where the bride is getting ready. So while I’m in […]

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Nov 26, 2018

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     Ali and Johnny said it. And most couples do. And it never gives me a moment’s pause. “We are SO awkward in photos.” I don’t think for a moment that these couples are awkward with each other. At least not when there’s no camera around. So no worries at all. My job is […]

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Nov 26, 2018

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