As we countdown the final moments til our first ever free Flash Webinar on “3 Secrets to Easily Unlocking Your Flash’s Potential,” I wanted to hit on a Flash topic that is often the most feared in the wedding photographer community: The Couple’s Exit. I get questions all the time about my best Flash exit […]

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November 16, 2020

5 Flash Exit Tips for Nailing the Perfect Exit

If you’re a wedding photography who doesn’t love shooting with flash, one of the main reasons why is likely that the setup of all the extra gear slows you down. And while some gear will make your life easier than others, today I want to outline a few wedding Flash tips that let me do […]

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November 13, 2020

How to Shoot with Flash Without Your Gear Slowing You Down

Any Houston-area wedding photographer knows the magnitude of getting to photograph a Bell Tower on 34th Wedding. The venue is stunning, and so is today’s couple, Justin and Sabrina! I first met Sabrina when she was a bridesmaid at her cousin Alex’s wedding in 2018. We hit it off that day, and stayed in touch […]

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November 12, 2020

Bell Tower on 34th Wedding

When you take TCU Senior photos for a living, it can be easy to forget that this is so much more than a photo op. Each individual I photograph is embracing the culmination of a lifetime of hopes and dreams. In Caroline’s case, she’s more than just graduating FROM Texas Christmas University… she’s graduating TO […]

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November 12, 2020

Graduating to Culinary School | Caroline Cheatwood

TCU Senior Photos have not stopped all year long in 2020, and this senior photographer has been LOVING IT! Last week I got to meet up with a December 2020 grad whose family had been planning for this session with us for nearly a year! As Paige’s senior year travels started to slow down, it […]

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November 11, 2020

TCU Senior Photos | Paige Hoffmann

It’s no secret by now that my journey with Flash photography was birthed out of embarrassment and desperation. Something I’ve never shared, however, is my reluctant switch to a multi-Flash setup. For years I swore by a one-Flash setup, and was thrilled with the results (I’m still extremely proud of what we can do with […]

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November 11, 2020

Why I Switched to a Multi-Flash Setup (and WHEN You Should, Too!)

When I began my career as a wedding photographer, I would hear professional wedding photographers talk about brides who knew they wanted to book them for years before their wedding. I never dreamed that would be me. Then I met Morgan at her sister, Camryn’s, senior photo shoot. Last month, nearly three years later, I […]

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November 10, 2020

Fall Wedding at the Barn at Paradise

Backyard weddings have been all the rage in a COVID-ravaged 2020 wedding season, but until you’ve photographed a backyard wedding Southern California style you haven’t seen just how epic these weddings can really be! I first met Sarah at one of the first weddings we ever shot, for her cousin Staci, 3 years ago! I […]

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November 9, 2020

Backyard Wedding Southern California Style

One of the top questions I get asked about Flash photography is “Which Flash Should I Choose?” When I tell them I only shoot with Profoto Flashes, the inevitable follow-up is “Cool! How much are they?” And when I tell them THAT answer, their jaws usually drop a little. However, I’m a firm believer that […]

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November 6, 2020

6 Reasons I Only Shoot With Profoto Flashes

Before we dive in today, I’d love to invite you to attend our FREE Flash Webinar on November 18 or 19: When it comes to photography, and especially the Flash tools we use, my philosophy is “less is more”. If you’re reading this, you’ve probably started to realize you need to learn to shoot with […]

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November 6, 2020

3 Flash Tools That Will Make Your Life WAY Easier