Category Archives: Wedding

Engagement Sessions

I want to fill you in on my engagement sessions! Some of my wedding packages include an engagement session, so it’s important that I tell you about them.

You may be thinking, “What are engagement photographs for? Everyone already knows we’re getting married.”

That’s an excellent question and I have an excellent answer.

Engagement sessions actually serve a utilitarian purpose. Many people use their engagement sessions for their “Save the dates,” wedding planning website, invitations, or even as an announcement to the world that they’re tying the knot. Many couples often use photographs from their engagement session for wedding thank you cards.

So, what to expect. It’s all pretty straightforward. You and I work together to create a customized session. For example, we can shoot at the place you two had your first date, head to your favorite park or go somewhere that makes you reminisce about something the two of you might only ‘get’.

Regarding what you wear, I always say to wear what you feel comfortable in. As we customize your session, including the location and props, I’ll provide you with tips and advice on how to dress for the day of your session. And, of course, you can always bring a few different outfits and options for the shoot.

As I mentioned above, some of my wedding packages come with an engagement session. If you want to just have me do your engagement session photos though; or if you want to tack it on to a different wedding package don’t hesitate to ask! I will gladly send you a welcome package detailing everything.

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Playing Catch-Up

Summer holiday is a funny thing, despite my best efforts time seems to disappear. I manage time with maximum efficiency when I have less of it to squander.

I was lucky enough to photograph Scott and Vickie’s wedding on July 21st in Oldmeldrum (which I have posted the updated photos in my wedding gallery). In between rain showers (though it POURED once), the weather mostly behaved itself. The bride was impressively calm from start to finish, and it was a lovely day with children running around and plenty of family and friends. The ceremony at the church was beautiful and then everyone celebrated into the evening at Meldrum House, it made me swoon. Gorgeous!!

NOW – it’s the last day of July. I have decided that I will do the August “Photo A Day Challenge”. For any of you who might want to as well the daily subjects are as follows:


  2. ONE
  3. COIN
  5. LOGO
  7. 8 O’CLOCK
  9. MESSY
  10. RING
  11. PURPLE
  12. SPOON
  13. SIMPLE
  14. ARROW
  15. READY
  16. FOOD
  1. FACES
  3. HOLE
  4. TODAY
  5. COOL
  6. HOME
  7. PAIR
  8. PATH
  9. FRESH
  10. DREAM
  11. TAP
  12. CLOCK
  13. DOWN
  14. CARD
  15. HIDDEN

There will be a lot of little posts from me, for the next thirty-one days.

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