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life with grace

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To learn photography is like learning another language. Throw in some math and a bit of science and it can be pretty confusing. Do words like aperture, shutter speed, and white balance make your head spin? Well breathe easy my friend. I am going to break down a few concepts to get your camera off the […]

For Photographers, Photography Tips

February 4, 2019

What is ISO?

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It’s Friday and I wanted to mix things up a little bit. My family is the main reason why I started taking photographs. And since then, learning to shoot film has taught me to slow down and be present while I photograph them. Not checking the back of my camera or worrying about all the […]

Family, Our Family

February 1, 2019

Friday On The Farm

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We’ve heard that it’s all in the details but who knew there could be so much to photographing them? For the longest time I had a love hate relationship with Flatlays. And by that I mean, I loved everyone elses and hated mine. No matter what tweaks I made I just couldn’t seem to get […]

For Photographers

January 31, 2019

3 Tips For Better Flatlays Right Now

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Just jumping in? Catch up here with part one and part two!  After our first two encounters I now see him everywhere. It’s kind like when you get a new car and then you pass 12 of them on the road. Or like when you really want a donut but you’re on a diet, and […]

How We Met, Our Story

January 30, 2019

Boy Meets Girl Part 3

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When I first started GPP it was definitely with the intentions of having a side hustle. Something that I could do on the weekends but still be full time mom during the week. I’d edit at night after the kids went to sleep and Tyler is a rockstar Dad so he had no problems with […]

For Photographers, Life With Grace

January 29, 2019

What To Do When Your Dreams Aren’t Your Reality

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You are engaged! Woohoo! My biggest congrats and virtual hugs to you, dear friend! If you’re here it means you are working on putting together all the deets to plan your wedding. (SO much fun, by the way) And you’ve found a photographer so it’s time for your engagement session. Happy dance! But with all […]

Engagements, For the Bride

January 28, 2019

Shop For Your Engagement Session Without Breaking The Bank

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This one is for everyone, but especially my creative friends. Want to know how to break down the walls of fear and comparison? Get on your Instagram or Facebook and encourage the poo out of everyone on your feed. Double tap like your thumb is going to fall off. Find anything you love about an […]

For Photographers

January 18, 2019

How to Break Down Fear and Comparison

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Words like minimalism, simplicity, and intentional living are all the rage right now. –Yes, I did say “all the rage” and yes, I am a 90’s kid. Before Marie Kondo took over our Netflix accounts there were many people already putting these practices into place. Or just reading her book. Side note-Does anyone else feel […]

Intentional Living

January 17, 2019

What Does Intentional Living Look Like?

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10:34pm on a Tuesday. I walk into the bathroom. All jammied up and ready for bed. We had been playing outside earlier so my throat is scratchy. With tired eyes I take off my glasses and set them on the white tiled sink. Then reach for my favorite eucalyptus soap to wash my hands. The […]

Life With Grace

January 16, 2019

Living the Dream

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To learn photography is like learning another language. Throw in some math and a bit of science and it can be pretty confusing. Do words like aperture, shutter speed, and white balance make your head spin? Well breathe easy my friend. I am going to break down a few concepts to get your camera off the […]

For Photographers, Photography Tips

January 14, 2019

Learning Your Camera Modes

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