Category Archives: Personal Stories

Out of Office

2 years ago, Roger and I embarked on our first project with our new nonprofit organization The Big Picture Project.  We had been on a humanitarian photography trip to Nicaragua in the summer of 2013, and left knowing our work wasn’t done.  We knew we needed to help, and we wanted to find a way […]

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A decade…

10 years ago.  I really thought I had it figured out at that point.  I had no idea.  No idea how I would change in 10 years.  No idea how much you would.  (and I’m not just talking about your hair or my wrinkles, but those have certainly changed too.)  We were as naive as […]

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Emily + Jared {wedding story}

Emily and Jared are two of the most genuine, caring, joyful, laid-back yet energetic, thoughtful, loving (I can keep adding adjectives but you get the point) people you will ever meet.  When you think about the “ultimate couple” these are the people you should envision.  They respect one another wholeheartedly, and have a deep love […]

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The Big Picture Auction

There was this time back in December 2013 that I put a teaser on TenSixteen’s business page that we had a BIG announcement to make and had people guess what it was.  95% guessed Roger and I were having a baby.  Rumors spread quick as wildfire and just like that my mother in law was […]

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Year In Review: Part 2

What a lovely job we have!!!  When we sit back and consider a year worth of love, of joy, of promising forvers…. it’s quite overwhelming.  I cannot imagine my life without the experiences of capturing the love between two people.  A wedding day is so much more than linens and dress colors.  When you strip […]

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