Have you ever wondered why people do a ceremonial cake cutting or toss the garter to the bachelors?  Here are where these traditions originate from and may help you decide if they are right for your big day! 1.Cake Cutting It used to be just the bride who cut the cake, but over time it […]

First Look, Wedding Tips

Top 5 Wedding Traditions and Where They Originate From


Theresa and Grant had a lovely wedding at Moose Creek Ranch in Jackson Hole. They share the love of travel, adventure, and their dog Sadie. This dog is one of the most well-behaved and photogenic animals I have ever had the honor of photographing with the wedding party! There were so many memorable moments from their […]

First Look, Wedding photography

Moose Creek Ranch | Theresa + Grant


  From the moment I met Brian and Darbi, I was excited for their elopement in Grand Teton National Park! She has an infectious laugh and smile that brightens every room. Their love is so evident just by the way they look at each other and smile. Many times I heard each of them say […]

Elopement, First Look, Wedding photography

Cascade Canyon Overlook | Darbi + Brian


Are you debating whether to use the “first look” versus waiting until you walk down the aisle to see your love?  There are benefits to both! The traditional method – the latter – is extremely romantic and meaningful. Whatever you decide, we will make it work, however following are some reasons why you should consider […]

First Look, Photoshoot Tips, Wedding photography

Why You Should Do a First look