I call my photo sessions adventure sessions because they typically involve some hiking, exploring, and getting out in nature. You might break a sweat on the hike up, but don’t worry – I’ll definitely give you a moment to catch your breath before we start taking any photos 😉
These epic photo sessions are perfect for engagements, anniversaries, honeymoons, or just because you feel like it.
You might be surprised how affordable travel is today. Together we can plan out the perfect locations for awesome images and incredibly epic experiences.
Let’s just say that most of the couples I work with tend to have a passion for outdoor adventure and would love pictures of themselves together out in it. That’s why I like to call our engagements, day after, and couple shoots Adventure Sessions. During our sessions,
YOU WILL DEFINITELY GET YOUR SHOES DIRTY AND MAY BE ASKED TO CROSS A CREEK, HOP ACROSS LOGS, OR TREK THROUGH SOME SNOW…
But my couples usually love that kind of stuff. And I’ll never ask you to do anything out of your comfort zone.
(WITHOUT THE CROWDS)
I’ve spent the last five years exploring state parks, wildernesses, and hidden gems all throughout the southeast. As you can imagine, I have a long list of stunning locations with all types of landscapes.
WHETHER YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT THE MOUNTAINS OR WATERFALLS, THE COAST, THE FOREST, OR THE DESERT, I’LL HELP YOU PICK AN EPIC LOCATION.
If you’re not a hiker, but love the beauty of the great outdoors, I have plenty of easily accessible places to take you, too. Just let me know what your dream engagement photo location would look like, and I’ll find the perfect match.
I know how it can feel odd at first and have learned from that experience getting in front of the camera myself many times before (and still feel awkward to this day about it). If you’re worried about being awkward in front of the camera, don’t be!
I’LL GUIDE YOU INTO NATURAL POSES THAT ARE FUN, ORGANIC, AND TRUE TO YOUR PERSONALITIES.
I don’t want you to walk away with stiff and generic photos anymore than you do, so I keep everything natural and fluid. My directing during sessions is fun and laid-back, so you and your partner feel comfortable at all times.
TIPS FOR YOUR ADVENTURE SESSION
DRESS LIKE A ROCKSTAR
I want you to feel a mixture between fabulous and comfortable. Stay away from logos, text, patterns, and stripes, and you’ll pop against any landscape. Visit my Pinterest board for outfit inspiration and feel free to send me ideas. I love talking about this stuff.
MAKE A DAY OUT OF IT
This shouldn’t feel like work! Take the day off, explore the area, and plan a fun lunch somewhere. If you’re craft beer drinkers, hit up a local brewery before our session and I’ll come meet you! I like to call these hybrid adventure dates a “Date Night-Day” 😉
DON’T THINK OF THIS AS A PHOTO SHOOT
Instead think of this as a fun hike with your friend that happens to have cameras with them. You’re not professional models and I don’t expect you be. I just want you to have fun and capture you two together as your true selves in a place you love.
If I ask you to do a dip kiss and you end up losing balance and almost falling, that surprised look and genuine laughter is what I’m really looking for. Don’t feel like you have to look and act “perfect” for every photo; I want all those fun moments in between.
Don’t think about it too much, just have fun. That’s all you’re really here for is to just have fun. I’m totally here to guide you all throughout the way. And if you have any questions what-so-ever, just ask!
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Adventure Sessions begin at $500
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