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I'M A PHOENIX BASED WEDDING AND ADVENTURE ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER THAT’S 100% OBSESSED WITH (ALL) DOGS, HIKING MOUNTAINS, EATING EVERY KIND OF CHIPS + SALSA AND ALL THINGS BOHEMIAN. 

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Alison and Justin are two of the most adventurous, outdoorsy people I’ve met – they’re passionate about experiencing life with one another, with their pup Obi by their side. Get ready to read all about their adventures and proposal story, as told by Alison: “We met while Justin was teaching a computer programming class at […]

Engagements + Beloveds

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January 3, 2019

Superstition Mountain | Alison and Justin’s Engagement Session | Apache Junction, Arizona | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

Jen and Shane met when they were 17 and 18, when Jen asked if Shane if he wanted to swing dance with her. They shared a song together, and didn’t see one another again until the end of summer. The next time they were around each other, Shane asked JEN to dance – he had […]

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December 13, 2018

Torrey Pine Natural Preserve | Jen + Shane’s Adventure Beloved Session | La Jolla, California | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

Last month, I gained a squishy little niece named Sylvia Rose – I spent time with her parents in her adorable nursery for their in-home newborn beloved session while in the Midwest a few weeks back and it was all things incredible. She’s the absolute sweetest little niece!  Cue allll the homey, snuggly feels. Enjoy! […]

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November 28, 2018

In-Home Beloved Session | Jennica + Craig | Washington, Illinois | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

Before we started Melissa and Ryan’s engagement session at Saguaro Lake, we sat at a picnic table and drank a beer together (their dog Atlas tagged along too!) As soon as we began talking and sharing life stoires, I knew I was in for a rad time with them. We talked about future dreams, past […]

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November 8, 2018

Engagement at Saguaro Lake | Melissa + Ryan’s Engagement Session | Fort McDowell, Arizona | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

Buckle up and get ready for the cutest donut-eating pictures and sweetest love story of your life, because it’s all about MY grandparents. To make it even better, my Nana is going to tell this story in her own words. The way she wrote it makes it all the more meaningful and sweet.  Grab a […]

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September 4, 2018

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts | Linda + Larry | Beloved Session | Scottsdale, Arizona | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

As many of you know, Matt and I bought our first house last September! The day we got keys to our house, we tore out the carpet to begin the remodeling process. Over the next few months, we painted the entire interior and exterior! We also laid new flooring throughout the upstairs, updated appliances, remodeled […]

Adventures, Engagements + Beloveds

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August 7, 2018

In-Home Session | Allison + Matt | St. Peters, Missouri | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

A lot of people ask how Matt and I met and why we’ve lived in so many different places together. Guess what? You’re about to get the inside scoop! I met Matt two weeks after I graduated High School (June 16, 2012 to be exact), in the little town of Mahomet, Illinois at a VBS […]

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July 23, 2018

Sunset Cliffs Natural Park | Allison + Matt | San Diego, California | Phoenix Wedding Photographer

  Hi, I’m Allison! Whether you’re new around here or have been with me since the beginning, welcome to the NEW Allison Slater Photography! I’m so glad you’re here. I’m a Wedding + Adventure Elopement Photographer based out of Phoenix, Arizona! I’m 100% obsessed with (all) dogs, hiking mountains, eating every kind of chips + […]

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July 16, 2018

Phoenix and Beyond | Bohemian Wedding + Adventurous Elopement Photographer | Allison Slater Photography Re-Brand

Adam and Clarissa knew each other for a little while before they started dating – Adam was working in the greenhouses that the Clarissa’s employer had rented. They would see one another every now and then at the greenhouse, until one day while Adam was on vacation Clarissa realized that work was boring without him […]

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June 14, 2018

Tower Grove Engagement | Clarissa + Adam | St. Louis, Missouri | St. Louis Wedding Photographer

Have you heard of the ‘Coffee Meets Bagel’ dating app? If you haven’t – you’re about to read the sweetest love story that all started the moment Kim and Ryan first messaged each other.  Kim and Ryan say that they were ‘oh-so romantically’ introduced on the dating app, ‘Coffee Meets Bagel’. After their initial in-app […]

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May 31, 2018

Forest Park Engagement Session | Kim + Ryan | St. Louis | St. Louis Wedding Photographer



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