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Light is Everything To the average eye, all light looks pretty similar–especially to someone who doesn’t dapple in photography. But, I am here to tell you that light. is. everything. It can make or break an image, and the time of day has a lot to do with it! I always shoot during golden hours. […]

Senior Week: Light Wednesday

April 10, 2024

Educational

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Hey there, friends! This post will be mostly for upcoming seniors to get EXCITED about their senior portrait session, BUT it works for anyone who is looking forward to a photo session! Believe it or not, most of my senior clients book me in their junior year! Seriously?! Yes…By booking early they get first dibs […]

Senior Week: Hair & Makeup Monday!

April 8, 2024

Educational

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Are you newly engaged but you have no idea where to start on how to plan a wedding?! Well this blog post is for you! As I approach my 20th year shooting weddings, I have learned a few things I’d love to share with you! Read on to learn the first 10 steps to planning […]

First Steps to Plan A Wedding

January 13, 2024

Educational

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Abby and Chase’s December engagement session was full of sunshine and love! We were so blessed with warm sunny skies–and no snow! When they originally booked their engagement session, I pictured freezing temperatures and snow everywhere. Well, that sure didn’t happen! Abby and Chase have been together since high school. They met during a tour […]

December Montana Engagement Session

December 12, 2023

Engagement

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I thoroughly enjoyed this WARM November Montana engagement session. I was especially thankful that weren’t shooting in single digit temperatures with over 14 inches of snow like we had the week before. No joke. When I originally met Maeve and Nate it was in the height of our gorgeous fall color of October, and as […]

November Montana Engagement Session

November 8, 2023

Engagement

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Shooting engagement sessions in the city is one of my favorite choices for newly engaged couples! Don’t get me wrong, I love shooting in our gorgeous country surrounding Helena, Montana, but there’s just something about getting dressed up and shooting in the city! This session ended at the top of a parking garage (yes, you […]

Fall City Engagement Session

October 25, 2023

Engagement

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There’s something about being engaged in the fall. The beautiful colors, the cooler weather, and the chance to snuggle with someone. Not to mention it’s one of the most gorgeous times to shoot engagements! Breanna and Hunter met me at a meadow bursting with fall colors for their engagement shoot. I was anxious to catch […]

Helena Fall Engagement Session

October 6, 2023

Engagement

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Allie and Conor had waited over seven years for their wedding day. I get goosebumps even writing that! High school sweethearts, they have grown up together, and now will share the rest of their life together! Their July 22nd wedding was a scorcher—to say the least. As the days leading up to the wedding showed […]

July Kleffner Ranch Wedding

July 25, 2023

Wedding

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I met Maddie & Lane at a local Starbucks months before their wedding. I knew instantly that these were my people. Full of life, joy, and genuine kindness, you can’t help but feel hopeful around these two.

Flash forward to June 17th, 2023. Their springtime wedding day started with a gentle rain shower and to our lovely surprise, ended with a gorgeous golden light…

Kleffner Ranch Wedding 2023

June 19, 2023

Wedding

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I have gotten a lot of questions from parents and students pertaining to, “What does your senior session include? What do I get if I choose you to take my pictures?” Great questions!!  Well, friend…I am here to answer those questions and more!! Choosing a photographer for any occasion can be daunting. To be honest, […]

The KV Senior Experience

June 12, 2023

Senior

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