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Golden Hour is that pocket of time just after sunrise but most popular about an hour before sunset. Sunset photography sessions are the most highly sought after portraits because the Golden Hour is the most optimal time to create glowing, magical portraits that will create the soft portraits everyone is in love with.

How to Take Amazing Golden Hour Portraits on the Beach

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25 Important steps for a stress free wedding day. As a Seattle and Pensacola photographer shooting weddings from Washington to Florida, I have seen so much, from poor planning to an awesomely organized wedding day.

Best Wedding Day Advice You Should Consider

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Blue skies, white sand and clear warm waters: that’s what you will find when looking for the top rated Pensacola wedding venues in the Florida Panhandle. Florida’s East Coast heavenly beaches routinely deliver on all three fronts.

Some of Florida Panhandle Wedding Venues Recommended by Pros

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Read this and prepare ahead. Booking a seasoned wedding photographer is one of the most important decisions you’ll make for your wedding, so take this piece of advice to heart.

10 Things to Consider When Hiring Your Wedding Photographer

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Booking an engagement session before your wedding is a great opportunity to get to know your wedding photographer, have some fun and learn to relax in front of the camera before the big day!

Why You Should Book An Engagement Session Before Your Wedding

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Planning a stress-free wedding? Here’s a Wedding Timeline that will help you plan your day more efficiently. Planning a wedding is incredibly fun but nevertheless stressful without a solid wedding planning timeline in your hands. Here’s our advice…

A Wedding Planning Timeline for a Stress-free Wedding

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It’s no news that weddings in general are outrageously expensive. From that gorgeous white dress and the handsome tux, to the cake, venue and all the wonderful vendors that contribute to making that day one to remember. Add to that hiring a photographer, and the the tab goes even higher. I can totally understand why a lot of […]

Why Wedding Photography is so Pricey

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If you’re like me, you started planning for your big day since you were a little girl, right? And you know this is a one time opportunity to do it right – you only have ONE shot at it. Searching for a wedding photographer, especially in Seattle, must be overwhelming. There is so much talent here, and everyone is eager to please. So how do you choose? I’ll give you a few pointers.

How do you choose the Best photographer for you?

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When you have amazing people to work with, your job is even more extraordinary. Michelle and David’s rustic barn wedding at Russell Lowell Restaurant in Bothell was unique and elegant. Beautiful cathedral ceilings, clear grain cedar wall-boards, and refinished original fir floor of a 1927 barn.

Elegant Russell Lowell Restaurant Wedding.

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Also called the Crossroads at Thomas Family Farm, this Snohomish wedding venue is the perfect place to get married! We were welcomed for the 4th time this year, and we couldn’t have been happier. This awesome venue is so spacious and offers so much, from a gorgeous ceremony area to expansive reception room with candelabras and string lights. It can host up to 350+ guests, the bridal room has all the amenities needed and there are plenty of photographic opportunities that make a wedding photographer happy with excitement.

Rustic adorned, Crossroads Thomas Family Farm wedding

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It’s no surprise that planning your wedding day is not going to be an easy thing to do, so we have gathered the best wedding day advice from wedding pros, for a stress-free event.

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Best Wedding Day Advice

Blue skies, white sand and clear warm waters: that’s what you will find when looking for the top rated Pensacola wedding venues in the Florida Panhandle.

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See our Most Recommended Florida Panhandle Wedding Venues

How to use this epic light to your advantage and create magical sunset portraits that will boost the value of your work. 

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How to Take Amazing Golden Hour Portraits on the Beach

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