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I'm a wife, mommy, family photographer and educator from McKinney, TX who has a passion for capturing beauty in everyday life, and for teaching other photographers to do the same.

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Student Spotlight

This student spotlight is a mama with a full house! She’s got a toddler daughter, two step sons and four fur babies! That alone will keep you busy, but she also has an amazing photography business. She’s from Ringoes, NJ and enjoys baking some killer gluten free goods, reading and an escape to the mountains […]

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Student Spotlight: Anne Haug of Golden Heart Photography

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This home grown family Jersey girl is absolutely wonderful! Family is not just important, it’s her why. Like many of us we do what we do because of them. She is a surgical coordinator at a local hospital and loves it. But in her free time she’s guaranteed to have a camera in hand! Photography […]

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Student Spotlight: Lissette Pajaro of Lissette Pajaro Photography

Student Spotlight: Ashley Warmstein of Ashley Danielle Photography

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Student Spotlight: Belle Bermudez-Tubel of Tubelle Photography

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Student Spotlight: Hannah Houtari of Hannah Houtari Photography

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Student Spotlight: Hannah Woodmansee of Hannah Woodmansee Photography

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