Klyarysa and Christian’s beautiful fall wedding was at the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens We began our day with the bridal party getting ready at La Quinta Resort. This was my first time here and let me tell you it was absolutely beautiful. There were so many locations for bridal portraits. The clean white walls […]

Klarysa and Christian Living Desert Palm Springs Wedding

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You’re engaged!! First of all, CONGRATULATIONS! You are about to enter the “married couple” club! It’s a wild ride, but can be such a blessing. Now that he has popped the question, what’s next? Feeling a little overwhelmed? What are some of the first things you should do when getting engaged? Here are just a […]

7 Tips for the Newly Engaged

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HOW TO INCORPORATE YOUR BRAND VISION & VISUALS INTO YOUR SESSION First of all, let’s discuss what a branding photoshoot is, and why you need one…like, yesterday. You know how actors have headshots to sell and market themselves as a brand? It’s the same thing! As a business owner, you are the face of your […]

How to Prep for a Personal Branding Photo Shoot

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Visuals play a crucial role in how you portray your personal brand to your customers and clients. It’s important to remember that customers shop with their eyes and will often make decisions based on their first impression of someone. Personal branding involves influencing the way potential customers see you and view your products or services, […]

Why Personal Branding Photography is a Must for Entrepreneurs

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In the adorable town of Temecula in sunny Southern California, there is a romantic golf resort called Temecula Creek Inn. Located just minutes from Pechanga Casino and over 40 wineries. On a beautiful summer day in August, Jazzy and Matt celebrated the best day of their lives with their closest family and friends and danced […]


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Today I want to share a quick tip that I recently discovered in Lightroom! I just made my editing life a WHOLE HECK of a lot easier. I always categorize my images in Photomechanic (Oh, if you don’t have photomechanic we need to have a serious conversation… no, really you are missing out on the […]

One Quick tip to speed up your Lightroom workflow

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