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Arizona is filled with so many incredible locations, all just hours away from the nearest airport in Phoenix. Whether you want to elope in a private location or you want to be able to just park and walk to your ceremony spot, this list of the top 8 most epic places to elope in Arizona […]

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Top 8 Most Epic Places to Elope in Arizona

It’s no secret that Yosemite National Park is HANDS DOWN one of my favorite places to visit (and photograph!). The first time I want to this gorgeous national park, I did sooooo much research to make sure that I knew the different spots I wanted to check out, what to expect and more. Of all […]

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5 Things to Know About Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park

I’m here to answer the question “why do a first look?”. A first look is defined as a moment before your ceremony where you as the bride is revealed to your groom, seeing each other for the first time on your elopement or wedding day. If family and friends will be present at your ceremony, this […]

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Why Do a First Look?

I get messages about wedding images in Antelope Canyon just about weekly, so I decided to make a blog post giving you aaaaaall the tips. The slot canyons up in Page are BEYOND gorgeous and definitely worth adding to your bucket list. Whether you just want to visit them one day or you want Antelope […]


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3 Things to Know About Antelope Canyon

If you’re planning a hiking adventure elopement where you’re bound to get a little dirty OR just don’t want to spend a ton of money on a gown you’ll wear once – this is for YOU! I’m about to share with you 8 wedding dresses under $500! (majority of these are even under $200 and […]

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8 Budget-Friendly Wedding Dresses Under $500 for Eloping Brides

Next month marks SIX years that I’ve been married to my hubs, Matt. It’s honestly absolute insane how much change we’ve experience in our lives over that span of time AND how fast it’s gone by! We’ve had some rad adventures over those six years of marriage, but I gotta say – there’s on adventure […]

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3 Things I Wish I Knew When Planning My Wedding

Here’s the first thing you need to ask yourself when thinking about how to choose your elopement location:  What do you want? …because guess what? the location is 100% up to you two!  CHANCES ARE, ONE OF THE REASONS YOU’RE ELOPING IS BECAUSE YOU WANT TO PICK THE TYPE OF LOCATION TO SAY YOUR VOWS […]

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How to Choose Your Elopement Location

WHAT IS AN ELOPEMENT? As you may realize, the term “elopement’ has changed a lot over the years. It used to mean a cheap, last-minute and an unapproved way to get married. Guess what? The term elopement means something drastically different nowadays.  It’s a way to get married that’s stripped down to what truly matters: […]

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What is an Elopement?

If you’re anything like me, you have checklists on checklist of things to pack when preparing to go out of town, attend an event or have a busy day that’s coming up. Your wedding or elopement day is no different! While there are probably things that you’ve already thought about having with you at all […]

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5 Wedding Day Must Have Items

My Monthly Tid Bit Blogs are typically reserved for helpful tips and hints for brides. This month, I decided to switch gears! (Keep reading for a SUPER fun announcement and opportunity for fellow photographers!) Over the past year, I’ve had several photographers (both new and experienced) reach out to me with questions about my workflow […]

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