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Blue and Copper Southern Wedding Inspiration Styled Shoot

If you recall, back in August I attended the Audrey Rose Workshop hosted by Audrey Rose Photography. You can read about my experience at the workshop here. The styled shoot portion was ahh-mazing! Y’all know I’m a southern girl so those blues and copper gave me all the heart eyes and made my photography heart so happy! […]

February 22, 2018

Tips For Photographers, Weddings

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How To Brighten an iPhone Photo

Very rarely do I post an iPhone photo without editing it first. What can I say, it’s the  photographer in me! However, I am embarrassed to say the 2011-2015 Dawn used to slap on an Instagram filter and consider it edited. Now I look back at those photos and cringe! Once I started learning how […]

January 16, 2018

Tips For Photographers

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What I Learned My First Year as a Wedding Photographer

Funny to think I went into 2017 with no goals for my photography business, only dreams and it ended up being so much more than I could’ve expected! I still have sooo much to learn to get to where I want to be but I am also much farther ahead than I was a year ago. […]

January 3, 2018

Personal, Tips For Photographers

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Audrey Rose Workshop Recap

Back in August, I attended the Audrey Rose Workshop hosted by Audrey Rose Photography and it was amazing! I stumbled upon Audrey on Instagram and learned so much about photography from reading her blog. After completing my first wedding and having two more booked at that time I knew I wanted to invest in education. You can […]

December 11, 2017

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Modern Tropical Styled Shoot | Richmond, VA

This styled shoot was a dream! Back in July I attended my first workshop/styled shoot and it was ahh-mazing! At this point in my wedding photography journey I had shot two weddings and had two more coming up. I was ready to invest in educational opportunities and I knew I wanted to attend a workshop […]

December 7, 2017

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