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Seven years ago, I photographed my first wedding and started on this journey of running a business. I want to share 7 key take-aways that I think contributed to some of the success I've seen.

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Have you ever struggled when taking flash photos inside with low lighting? Maybe you’re trying to get a more natural, light and airy look and you simply don’t know to produce that look.

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In today’s video, I’m going to take you behind the scenes in Lightroom. I had many people asking about my export settings for high resolution photos and what numbers I have for my wedding clients when I export their galleries. My goal when exporting high resolution JPEG images is to get as much fo the best resolution as possible so I can then throw it onto a drive, onto a cloud, and back it up. That way, if something were to happen in the future, I’d always have that really beautiful, high resolution JPEG available. 

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When and where do you use off camera flash?! That’s what we’re going to dive into today! This is a perfect step-by-step tutorial for beginners wanting to learn how to use off camera flash! Maybe you’ve used a flash on your camera and you’re ready to take it to the next level but not go super deep into learning flash – today’s video is for YOU! 

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Photo Mechanic 6 is one of my favorite and most underrated tools in my photography business. Here are 5 tips for using Photo Mechanic 6 and what I do to save myself time in the culling process.

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Frustrated by photographing the wedding rings? In today’s blog, I’m sharing my top tips for photographing the wedding rings on a wedding day. We’ll be covering everything you need from the gear and props, all the way through the settings you’ll want. And, I’ll also share some tips for getting the rings to stand up properly so you can get the best angles.

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MEET JOY

Ever wish you could feel just as confident about the business side of your business as you do about  taking photos? Well, that's what I'm here for.

I'm all about helping you simplify your marketing, stand out, and get paid to do what you love.

But here's the thing...I don't think you have to give up your sanity, all your nights and weekends, or your family time to make this dream happen.

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