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I'm a twenty-something wedding photographer in Texas. Every single day is one step closer to transitioning into a full-time Girl Boss, and it is an adventure to say the least. So grab your favorite cup of coffee and enjoy this ride with me.

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January PowerSheets Goals

Setting Personal and Professional Goals Using Cultivate What Matters PowerSheets About four years ago, I stumbled across a blog by an inspiring woman named Lara Casey. I have no idea how I ended up on her blog, but her story and encouragement has been a big part of my life ever since. Her books have […]

January 11, 2018

Goal Setting, Life Through My Lens

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2017 Behind the Scenes

This past Saturday marked the end of my very first full year of shooting weddings! WHAT?! It feels like yesterday that this whole journey was just starting. At the time, I wasn’t sure if this could be a legit thing or if I was just out of my mind. Luckily I wasn’t totally out of […]

December 19, 2017

Life Through My Lens

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Our First Home

What a year it has been! Just in case you are new here, here’s a quick recap! Andrew and I  got married in February and then I said goodbye to corporate America in June. Then earlier this month, we bought our first home! AHH!! #Adulting The whole home thing happened so quickly. Our lease on our rental […]

October 12, 2017

Life Through My Lens

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We Are #TexasStrong

Our hearts are breaking for those who are impacted by Hurricane Harvey. In order to help, Dawn Elizabeth Studios will be raising money through print and product orders from your online gallery. From now until the end of September, 100% of the proceeds from any prints, albums, books or canvases ordered from your gallery will […]

August 29, 2017

Life Through My Lens

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Reading The Signs

This whole thing started with a Groupon. Yep, you read that right – a Groupon deal. My friend Jeremy sent me an IM at work one day with a link to a refurbished Nikon D3200. I always loved taking photos and I wanted to learn more about photography, so I bought the camera. I didn’t start […]

June 6, 2017

Life Through My Lens

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The Results Are In – 2017 Shoot & Share Photo Contest

You know those moments when you feel like you’re exactly where you need to be? Yep, this is one of those moments. Every year, thousands of photographers who are part of a community called Shoot & Share submit some of their favorite photos to the annual Shoot & Share Photo Contest. Once the contest begins, […]

April 4, 2017

As Seen On, Bridals, Family Photos, Life Through My Lens, Maternity and Baby, Seniors

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Bon Bini – Our Honeymoon in Aruba

After the wedding of our dreams, Andrew and I packed our bags and made our way to the tiny island of Aruba for our Honeymoon. Two of our newlywed friends had recently celebrated their honeymoon in Aruba, and after hearing about their experiences on this “one happy island”, Andrew and I had to see it […]

March 8, 2017

Life Through My Lens, Wedding Planning

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All My Love, All My Life.

Like most little girls, I dreamed about my wedding day for as long as I can remember. I knew what I wanted for nearly every detail – a soft blue pallet, an elegant location, and a gorgeous and loving man to promise forever to. When Andrew and I got engaged, I realized that my dream was […]

February 28, 2017

Life Through My Lens, Wedding Planning

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Our hearts are so full. Thank you to all of our friends, family and vendors who made our day so special. Now, off to Aruba!

February 12, 2017

Life Through My Lens, Wedding Planning

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Best of 2016

I’m having a tough time processing 2016. It feels like it was just yesterday that I sat on my mom’s couch in Arizona to write Best of 2015, but on the other hand, it feels like so much has happened in the past 365 days and I can’t believe it’s only been a year. I attended […]

December 30, 2016

Engagements & Couples, Family Photos, Life Through My Lens, Seniors, Weddings

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