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// Being Intentional During Seasonal Transitions As the seasons gracefully transition, there exists an opportunity for personal reflection. It invites us to reevaluate our routines and embrace the potential for growth. Being intentional during these seasonal shifts involves a mindful consideration of our goals, values, and overall well-being. It all makes that next season more […]

Living Intentionally During Seasonal Transitions

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// How to Elope in Lake Tahoe This is a quick guide to help directly answer any questions you may have on how to elope in Lake Tahoe CA/NV and make your big day as stress-free as possible. Down below you’ll find facts about Lake Tahoe and information to help you decide what area(s) are […]

How to Elope in Lake Tahoe Nevada & California Guide

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// Makiah + Franklin Romance Movie Makiah reached out to me with her vision of wanting to do an engagement session in downtown Reno while her and her fiance Franklin visited one weekend to tour some wedding venues. Makiah and Franklin are originally from Chico, California, located just under three hours west of Reno. I […]

Downtown Reno Nevada Sign, Courthouse & Rooftop Engagement Session // Makiah + Franklin

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//Sea of Sand You know when you get that urge to want to do something and you can’t sleep or interested in doing anything else? That is how I felt about want to style a session with lots of textures in the sand dunes! I started taking notes down of the various shots I had […]

Sea of Sand // Randy Fenoli x Grace & White Bridal Sand Dunes Desert Reno Nevada Styled Session

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// in the embrace of wildflowers My heart! Brit contacted me inquiring about a family session with her husband and three daughters. I am the oldest of three daughters (there was four of us – our youngest sister passed away when she was a baby) and I immediately felt connected knowing how special these photos […]

Pure Bliss // Dreamy Documentary Style Family Meadow Lake Tahoe Mount Rose

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Raghavi Anand // Raghavi is constantly traveling around the world and currently lives on the East coast. One morning, I woke up late at night with an extra fire to work on my next styled session listed in my journal – an Indian bridal session. I began thinking if I knew any of my friends […]

Modern Indian Bride | Reno Nevada Steamboat Hot Springs Bridal Styled Session

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//Oasis Bound Jen submitted an inquiry for a desert family session and my heart skipped a beat! Desert family sessions are always such a vibe and I love to watch how much fun each family ends up having in a simple desert! Jen, her husband Brandon and son Emmett live in Roseville, CA and she […]

Family Session in the Northern Nevada Desert

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Lake Tahoe Sand Harbor Beach Senior Photos — YES please! I was so excited when Jessica reached out to me about her senior photos at the lake! BIG congratulations to her for her acceptance into TCU! With all the snow and winter storms we’ve received this year, looking at the weather report for the month […]

Beach Daze // Senior Graduation Lake Tahoe Nevada Portrait Session

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These two lovebirds are the best! So adorable and the sweetest people. I am so thankful for this session and to have had the opportunity to play around with more cinematic vibes! There are a few B&W Polaroids, color film and digital shots. This was a super casual shoot and I didn’t really have any […]

Romantic In-Home Intimate Cozy Couples Reno Nevada Cinematic Session // Digital + Film

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Free Spirit // Dreamy Whimsical Western Equine Senior Portraits Session // Reno, Nevada // Katherine Krakowski Photography This was such a magical evening for us! I’ve shot with horses a couple times in my photography career; however, never with two horse and never this beautiful in fact! What amazing creatures they truly are. Maddy and […]

Free Spirit // Dreamy Western Equine Portrait Session