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We're best friends, business partners and completely obsessed with Bath and Body Works Candles. 

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Is off-camera flash essential for weddings?

Off-Camera Flash

Most reception halls that we found ourselves in at the beginning of our wedding photography careers were dark & windowless. Maybe it was a hotel banquet hall or a church basement, but either way, we needed flash and off-camera lighting in order to photograph it well. Wedding photographers need to be able to photograph their […]

Want to know our secret for creating bright, colorful & true-to-life images every time? PRESETS! We absolutely LOVE using the Radiant Preset Collection (coming available soon!) and they allow us to deliver consistent edits regardless of the lighting or location. However, if you’re not ready to invest in presets, you can actually create some on […]

3 MUST HAVE Computer Programs for Wedding Photographers

Business Tips

Small business owners know that their time is VALUABLE. We believe that if there’s a system that will allow us to drastically cut our time spent on certain tasks within our business, it is well worth the investment. Today, we’re sharing some of our favorite computer softwares that help us save time & increase our […]

Have you ever had nightmares about losing wedding photos? They always seem to happen the night before a wedding. It can’t be just me…. You know what’s worse than wedding photography nightmares, though? ACTUALLY LOSING WEDDING PHOTOS. Yikes. This is a feeling that I wouldn’t wish upon anyone. While I haven’t ever lost wedding photos, […]