Best of 2013 | Year in Review

I have never done one of these posts before. I’ve always wanted to, but I would always think about it too late and I just let it slip away.

2013 seems like a great year to start because it was such an exciting year.

Let’s dive in, shall we?

Some highlights:

// this was my 3rd wedding season, and by far the most exciting one ever
// we started out in Portland and finished out the year in Atlanta
// we switched from apartment living to house living
// successfully conceptualized, and completed my 1st stylized shoot & got it featured on Style Me Pretty
// visited Glacier National Park (and simultaneously fell in love with Montana)
// became an aunt (for the 2nd time)
// moved into my 1st studio

This year’s wedding season was full of adventures. We went back to Portland one, two, three times, shot a wedding in Montana, dived into the Atlanta wedding scene, and got to know so many awesome couples.

I remember walking in the rain on the beach with Petra & Tyler for their Cancun elopement…watching Britt & Ren tear it up on the dance floor…dancing with the Clemson Tiger at Daniel & Katherine’s wedding, seeing how happy Kathleen & Noel were on the wedding day…I remember dying from laughter at Jack’s brother’s best man speech…the marching band leading Caitlin & Alex and their guests to cocktail hour in Hood River…and so many other memories from all my clients. I could go on and on about all of you, but then no one would ever see the beautiful images I’m about to post  😉

It’s always fun to reflect on the year, both on the business and personally. This was a year full of growth and change, and so many new experiences, and lessons learned. I’ll go into more detail in January when I do my 2014 goals post!

Let’s just get to the fun part already…my FAVORITE IMAGES OF 2013!

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Thanks to all of my awesome 2013 couples:
Petra + Tyler // Matthew + Ellie // Daniel + Katherine // Britt + Ren // Kathleen + Noel // Brooke + Aaron // Elaine + Jack // Caitlin + Alex // Melissa + Fritz // Lindsey + Andrew…you made this year awesome!