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On the blog you can explore what I'm up to lately, which may or may not include sunbathing on Sullivan's, hiking in Denver, or showing off my flare jeans. Margarita, anyone?

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How to Plan a Brand Photoshoot

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In my new blog series Camera Confidence, I’ve been addressing the fears we have in front of the camera and how to combat them! Last week, I started off with a How To Pose for a Photoshoot guide, and this week I’m talking all about how to plan a brand photoshoot. I also wrote a […]

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Welcome to the first post in my new blog series, Camera Confidence (a little cheesy but it has such a good ring, right?). My goal with this series is to break down some of the fears that come with getting your photo taken and planning a photoshoot. The first post is all about how to […]

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How to Pose for a Photoshoot

New Series: Camera Confidence

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Camera Confidence (Or Lack Thereof) I see and hear it ALL the time: Women “jokingly” asking if I can make them look younger and skinnier with Photoshop Women literally running away from the camera at events Women hiding on photoshoots behind props Women not booking photoshoots for themselves because they’re feeling self-conscious   Anytime I […]

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This time of year is like New Years for me. Graduations are in the air and my birthday is June 7 (tomorrow!) so it’s a good time for reflection! My alma mater RISD had graduation this past weekend, and it’s making me nostalgic (I wish I had been there to see Annie Lebovitz receive an […]

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3 Tips for Starting a Business from Zero

What’s in My Camera Bag

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I am so in tune with my camera gear that I forget other people are probably curious about what’s in my camera bag! It’s always funny when I overhear someone say, “look at all of those cameras she has on her body!” or “she looks like a professional!” I thought I’d share a peek at […]

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As a small business owner, I know how important it is to have photos that elevate your brand and set you apart. Planning a photoshoot can be overwhelming, especially if you’ve never done it before! Here are the top five questions I get asked about planning a photoshoot. I hope they’re helpful and offer a little […]

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The Top 5 Questions I Get Asked About Planning a Photoshoot

5 Ways Event Photography Will Earn You More Business

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Why I Love Photographing Events Photographing events is always so much fun. I love being a fly on the wall (or sometimes joining in!) and capturing all of the best moments of an event. I’ve shot everything from Charleston Fashion Week, beauty events with Trish McEvoy and RMS Beauty, Hatch Tribe events, and seasonal events […]

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You’ll most likely find me in front of my computer when I’m not downtown photographing portraits or shooting an event. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes in my photography business! Editing photos, emailing clients, and blogging are a major part of my workdays. I listen to business podcasts when sitting for long […]

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My Must-Listen Business Podcasts

Why Your Business Needs Custom Photography

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Photography is one of the most important parts of your business. It’s an essential marketing tool, a portfolio builder, and key to elevating your brand. Whether you’re a content creator, store owner, blogger, coach, artist, entrepreneur, or all of the above, custom photography will take your business and your marketing efforts to the next level. If […]

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If you have any type of online presence (which most of us do!), a modern headshot is essential in connecting with a potential employer or your ideal audience. Oftentimes the word “headshot” brings up visions of cheesy stock images (women laughing alone with salads, anyone?). Luckily it doesn’t have to be this way! Keep reading for […]

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Modern Headshot Essentials

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