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Considering a First Look

First looks have gained a lot of popularity in the last few years, and one question often hear from couples is about whether or not they should consider a first look. To which I say, it’s entirely up to you. But I think it is important for couples to understand that this one decision will […]

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How To Create Your Wedding Day Timeline

TIMELINE BASICS Making a weeding day timeline is an essential part of planning your wedding, and whether you’re creating a timeline yourself or working with a planner, it’s important to understand the critical elements of a wedding day timeline and why they’re so important. Your wedding day vendors, including your planner, venue, DJ, photographer, videographer, […]

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My Favorite Travel Apps

Two quick facts about me, I’m a planner. I love planning and preparation, researching and list making, which is maybe a weird thing to love, and I’m not sure where it comes from–possibly my enneagram 1 personality (or my 9-5-3-3 kolbe index) but even when I’m being spontaneous, I’m prepared to be spontaneous. I’m also […]

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Why You Need To Book A Boudoir Shoot

Modern Feminism That’s right, I said it. But hear me out… Modern Feminism is about being who you are–the amazing woman that you are, without fear of judgement. It’s about being successful in your own right. It’s about doing what you want to do in life, showing up for yourself, and being empowered by your […]

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Napa Wedding Venues For Your Wedding Style

Napa Valley is one of the most beautiful regions in all of California. Couples from all around the country and the world choose Napa Valley, California as a destination for their getaways–and it’s no surprise that many choose a Napa Valley wedding venue to exchange their vows. Made up of the towns of American Canyon, […]

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Our European Winter Holiday

Planning our European winter holiday began with an impulse parka purchase. At the time we had no idea it would be our last big trip before our daughter was born, or before covid 19 changed everything. And while It’s difficult for me to think of an instance where I wish I hadn’t taken a trip, […]

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How To Create Your Family Formals List

As both a bride and a wedding photographer, I’ve learned that one of the most stressful parts of a wedding day can be fitting formal family photos into a short amount of time, and one of the best ways to ensure the process is as quick and efficient as possible, it to give a family […]

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Budget Travel Essentials

I’m no stranger to traveling on a dime. While it’s definitely not my preferred method of travel, it sure beats the alternative, and I hope you’ll find at least a few of these tips and tricks helpful in making your budget travel adventures a little more comfortable. Packing Pods It’s a simple enough concept, but […]

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What’s In My Carryon

For Convenience Carryon Bag Depending on my trip, I have two favorite methods of carryon, either with a rolling carryon or a hiking pack. If you’re planning roadtrip, or travel that demands changing accommodations frequently, a hiking pack is probably the best way to go. Personal Bag This could be a great travel tote, backpack […]

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Planning Your Wedding Day Details

Details photos are one of my favorite parts of photographing the wedding day. I love they way they compliment the overall wedding album, help set the mood of the wedding and tell the story of your day. Couples often ask me during our pre-wedding consultation, how long do details photos take, and what kind of […]

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BEHIND THE LENS

ABOUT ELIZABETH

Photographer, Equestrian and Scuba Diver. Lover of Fashion, Art and Interior Design. Collector of Cookbooks. Creator of Everything-But-The-Kitchen-Sink Travel Itineraries. Obsessed with Haute Restaurants and Hot Yoga.

When Elizabeth isn't photographing destination weddings, she's scuba diving (warm waters, if at all possible), riding her Iberian Warmblood, or spending time with her sweet family in Central California. She's just as good at planning menus as planning trips, and she makes a legendary pomegranate and rosemary baked brie. 

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Planning your wedding day around the lighting, the venue and your wedding party is important to capturing the wedding images of your dreams. Use these recommended timelines as a guide to planning your day.

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