I adore wedding photography, but last week when I spent savoring photographs of my children as babies and toddlers, I was reminded all over again that my own wedding day was just the beginning of my family’s story. These moments – all of the little memories that had escaped my mind – represent all that our […]

  I still get excited when I get an e-mail from my web-site about a prospect/client.  It's my first peek into their world. Sometimes they tell me a little about themselves; sometimes they even talk about some of you –  and what they have read and have seen here from what I post.    Opening those […]

It wasn't unlike me to wait until the last minute. With three kids in elementary school there is always something they need to bring in for class. This was a bit different. This wasn't a school supply or a food item needed for a party.  I went to the shelf in my office and pulled […]

When my sister got married, a factory photographer showed up and shot her wedding. There was no connection, no relationship – just a hired service. When her images came back, they lacked the feeling I remembered that day. The moments were all there, but their story wasn't; who they were as a couple and the […]

I can sometimes feel their breath on me. They are standing so close that sometimes I'm restricted to even move. I'm assuming they don't want to be in my way, so they stand behind me or rightnexttome trying to take their own shot. I get it. It's a moment that you can never really duplicate. […]