Steps to stress-free family portraits on your wedding day

Family formals on a wedding day can be the most hectic part of the entire day for many reasons. Family formals are typically done right after the ceremony. But every single guest wants to hug, congratulate, and take a photo with you but after your kiss, I need to whisk you away to get those formals done asap so that way you can get back to your party!

Here are a few tips to have as little stress as possible when it comes to this part of your wedding day:

5 (more) posing tips to look better in photos

5 (more) posing tips to look better in photos

Last week I shared the first five tips to pose better in photos. The fun isn’t over because I have five more posing tips for you!!

I want you to look your absolute BEST so here’s the last five:

Pros and Cons of a First Look

Pros and Cons of a First Look

What is a first look?

Traditionally the bride and groom don't see each other until on their wedding day until the ceremony. This new trend is where they see each other prior to the ceremony. And some couples have no freaking idea if they want a first look or not, and ask for my opinion. So here are a few pros and cons that I've concluded on what I think about a first look.

5 posing tips to look better in photos

5 posing tips to look better in photos

You want to look better in those guest reception photos when the wedding photographer (like me) come around? Or when you post a picture on Facebook of you and your girls at a conference? Well, I am about to give you some of my photographer secrets on posing!

5 Top Tahoe Wedding Venues

5 Top Tahoe Wedding Venues

The best wedding venues in Lake Tahoe

Being a Lake Tahoe wedding photographer is one of the best jobs there is because Lake Tahoe is the perfect location for a wedding so there is so many stunning locations! It is full of amazing views from any venue that you decide with options of mountains, water, and trees. There is so much beauty in just nature alone. I’ve compiled a list of a few of my favorite wedding venues in the Tahoe area.

Travel Tuesday: The top travel apps

Travel Tuesday: The top travel apps

I am travel so much. I've been to 24 countries and counting. When planning a week-long trip to somewhere, you haven't been to can be stressful. Imagine planning six entire weeks between ten countries all by yourself. It can be crazy about what apps to use and where to start. These are some of the travel apps I find the most useful for traveling!