Wedding Tips: Planning for Family Portraits

On your wedding day, gathering everyone formal family portraits can be a little bit like herding cats. When you and your new spouse are anxious to get to your cocktail hour and enjoy your celebration, getting through photos quickly and efficiently is a top priority. To make the whole process run smoothly, here are a […]

August 10, 2021

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4 Things to Ask Before Hiring a Wedding Photographer

With so many options available, it can feel like a daunting task to hire a wedding photographer. Each photographer is different, so asking questions like the ones below is a great way to make sure you hire someone who is qualified and you feel comfortable spending your wedding day with! “Can we see a full […]

July 19, 2021

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The Best Maine Engagement Session Locations

When planning your engagement session, it can be difficult to pick the perfect place to take your photos! Maine is full of gorgeous locations around every corner. As a Maine wedding photographer, I have traveled all over the state to document couples. Throughout my adventures, I have compiled a list of my five favorite Maine […]

May 27, 2021

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Your Wedding Day Should Not Revolve Around Photography

As a photographer, I have seen a whole lot when in comes to weddings. I have seen the good and the bad, the joy and the stress. One day can hold so much – especially when we spend months (even years) planning it. Coming from your wedding photographer, this might sound odd, but hear me […]

March 30, 2021

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Networking for Introverted Creatives

The work “networking” sends chills down my spine. Interacting with other human beings who you have never met, purely for the purpose of business? The worst. Some types of networking situations can leave me feeling kind of icky, like the only reason people are talking to you is to get something for themselves. Have I […]

December 31, 2018

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Inside My Camera Bag

“What’s In My Bag” YouTube videos have been my jam since 2011. Honestly, there is just something so unapologetically nosey about wanting to know what is inside another girl’s purse. So, I’m writing this because I guarantee you’re all as nosey as I am about how many chapsticks or old McDonalds coupons are in someone’s […]

December 11, 2018

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Finding Wedding Vendors Who Fit Your Vibe

So, you said yes (let’s be real, probably more like “YES!!!”) and now its time to start finding the perfect wedding professionals to help you create your dream wedding day. It can feel like a daunting task at first! Even as someone who works in weddings, after I got engaged I had a moment of…now […]

July 22, 2018

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Ideal Engagement Session Locations in Midcoast Maine

Choosing the prime location is an important aspect of any engagement session! Whether you’re a bride/groom-to-be or a photographer, finding the right location can be a challenge. I put together a list of some of my favorite places in the midcoast Maine region. If you are new to the area or looking for some fresh […]

May 15, 2018

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Dogs and Engagement Sessions | 5 Tips for a Stress-Free Photoshoot

If you ever email me asking if you can include your dog in your engagement session, the immediate answer is “YES!”. As a dog lover and a photographer, having them be a part of any session is a no-brainer. That being said, as anyone with a dog knows, they can be a handful to photograph. […]

April 4, 2018

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The Best Wedding Advice Ever

The first few days after getting engaged feel like a whirlwind.  It is all excitement, happiness, and responding to Facebook messages. Then the realization sets in that its time to PLAN A WEDDING! I headed to Facebook and asked the MGP family what the best wedding advice they had gotten and was completely overwhelmed with […]

February 5, 2018

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