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Spoiling Your Clients- Your Photography Business

  You already know that spoiling your clients is a huge part of giving them an amazing experience, but how can you do that? Here a few ways to show them they’re more than just a “transaction” in your business: Send a handwritten thank you note. You could do this after they book with you, […]

June 15, 2017

Photography Business

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Franklin Park Conservatory Engagement Photos- John & Hilary

  My Sunday evening was spent with these two adorable people! We started our shoot downtown along the Scioto Mile. The Columbus Arts Fest was just finishing up, so between all the white tents and people everywhere, we really had to exercise our creativity! We found some little pockets of privacy and made the best […]

June 14, 2017

Real Engagement

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Keeping Your Guests Cool- Wedding Planning Tips

  Outdoor ceremonies are absolutely gorgeous, aren’t they?! But you know what’s not so pretty? Hot, sweaty guests. Follow these tips if you’ll be getting married outside: Choose a shady spot for the actual ceremony. I can’t emphasize this enough!!!!! You don’t want your guests to be squinting the whole time if you face them […]

June 12, 2017

Wedding Planning

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100% Chance of Rain- Personal

  I spent a good chunk of my childhood and teenage years camping. It was a family adventure, and we all loved doing it. One thing was ALWAYS guaranteed to happen. It was going to rain. No matter what. If not the entire time, then for most of it. We always joked that a giant […]

June 9, 2017

Personal

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The “I Still Do” Newsletter

I’ve always sent out email newsletters to my brides, but something new I’ve started doing is keeping up with it even after the wedding day! You don’t need wedding planning tips anymore, but you can get some fun things like date night ideas, recipes, and more! If you’re past the wedding phase, you’ll definitely want […]

June 7, 2017

Real Anniversary

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Why You Need a Client Experience- Your Photography Business

I almost feel like this blog post is a waste of my time. OF COURSE you already know you need a client experience! Mostly because you know how it feels to receive a bad one. But just to help you see all the reasons why an experience is good to build, here are my tops […]

June 6, 2017

Photography Business

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I Didn’t Know How Toxic I Was- Personal

  I’ve recently been exploring the world of essential oils. I know what you’re thinking- I am sooo sick of hearing about all these MLM companies and people constantly trying to sell me something! I hear ya! For the record, let me tell you that I am NOT a fan of constant selling and treating […]

June 2, 2017

Personal

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Creating Your Unique Workflow- Your Photography Business

Running a business is no easy thing. Not only are you responsible for EVERYTHING that has to do with your business, but if you have more than one client, you could quickly fall down a sad hole of neglection. So how do you stay out of that hole? Create a workflow to ensure every client […]

June 1, 2017

Photography Business

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German Village Engagement Session- Austin and Alannah

I loved being able to spend a Monday evening with this couple! They told me right from the start that they are super not photogenic, but they definitely were lying to me 🙂 We planned on starting our session at Stauf’s Coffee in German Village, but when we got there, it was so crowded! Not […]

May 31, 2017

Real Engagement

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A Note to My Little Sis

Ever since I can remember, I wanted a little sister. All of my friends had brothers or sisters and I felt left out that I didn’t get one too. Mom and Dad were young when they had me, and I remember asking them all the time if I could have a sister. I would think […]

May 19, 2017

Personal

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