Second Shooter, what are they and do I need one for my wedding? I get approached a lot by clients who are considering having a second shooter at their wedding. They are playing with the idea and want to know if it is a necessary expense for their wedding. I will dive into what a […]

Weddings, Wednesday Wedding Tips

May 20, 2020

Second Shooter? Do I need one for my wedding?

Recently it feels like my photography has really been taking off. From networking events, to client session, to personal projects I haven’t went a week without having something new on my memory cards and in my editing que. Over the last few years photography has been a total roller coaster for me. Sometimes I am […]

Product Photography, Weddings, Wednesday Wedding Tips

June 28, 2018

Silver Spring Wedding Photography || Center Pieces


Let’s talk about client gifts. How often do you give client gifts? -after being booked, during the holidays, on the client’s anniversary? Should you use a service for your client gifts like shopboxfox or Marigold & Grey? Should you customize each client gift? How much should you spend on the client gifts? Are client gifts even […]

Photography, Tips & Tricks For Your Business, Wednesday Wedding Tips

March 14, 2018

Client Gifts || Tips & Tricks For Your Business

Seven Tips for a Stress-free Engagement Portrait Session Guest Blog Post and Photos by Stacy Smith Evans You want it all – a dreamy backdrop that will make your bridesmaids swoon, a killer photo for your save-the-dates, and a gallery that captures the excitement you and your fiancé feel right here right now. But where […]

Wednesday Wedding Tips

March 7, 2018

Seven Tips for a Stress-free Engagement Portrait Session

Hi All, Today I will discuss wedding day timelines. As you know, I am a photographer, so my main concern with the timeline is ensuring we have ample time to get the photos of the day. Generally I photograph things as they happen but there are a few exceptions that must be accounted for in […]

Weddings, Wednesday Wedding Tips

October 1, 2017

Wedding Day Timelines

Wedding Day Timeline

Today I am sharing about my wedding client gifts! I am hesitant to share, not because I don’t want to share with other creatives and business owners, but because I love surprising my clients.  I am a huge fan of hand written notes and snail mail. HUGE FAN. When Philip and I visit new places we […]

Weddings, Wednesday Wedding Tips

September 21, 2016

Giving Back || Wedding Client Gifts || Wednesday Wedding Tips


Wednesday Wedding Tips Okay photographers let’s talk about wedding day timelines… As the photographer we often wear many hats on the wedding day, we help pin boutonnieres, we help bustle the brides dress, and often we act as a planner to ensure the timeline is followed. During my consults I talk to the couple about their […]

Wednesday Wedding Tips

October 14, 2015

Wednesday Wedding Tips | Wedding Day Timeline


Wednesday Wedding Tips I’ve decided to start a blog series for the month of October called Wednesday Wedding tips. This series is geared towards photographers who are just starting out in the wedding industry, or who are looking for ways to better their wedding photography and workflow. Over the last two years I’ve learned so […]

Wednesday Wedding Tips

October 7, 2015

Wednesday Wedding Tips | Shot List


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