Christmas Tree Lights {Sierra Vista, AZ Family Photographer}

A few years ago when my first child was little, I saw a picture online of a baby under a tree sleeping.  I absolutely LOVED that image and instantly set off to try and make one for myself!  I absolutely loved the images and continue to attempt them every year at Christmas.  As my children get older, they are a getting quite snug under that tree, and they are less cooperative (it was much easier when I rocked them to sleep and laid them there!).  However, I want to keep catching the magic thatView full post »

Why I do what I do. {Sierra Vista, AZ Family Photographer}

In the past two weeks, my family has suffered two great losses.  First we lost my grandfather who was an amazing man of strength, courage, dignity, love, compassion, hard work, dedication, and many more wonderful adjectives.  We have been lucky enough to live right down the street and spend quite a bit of time with him this year as he worked through many illnesses.  My kids called him “G-gpa” (short for Great-Grandpa) and we all miss him so much.  Coming from a family ofView full post »

2015 Cool Season Fashion Guide {Sierra Vista child and family photographer}

With a threat of a freeze upon us tonight, it looks like the cool season has finally found Arizona!!  What better time than to dig through your closets and find great outfits for your next photo session!  Take a look at the latest colors!  Add your favorites to Pinterest, or have fun online shopping while you stay cozy under a blanket with a perfect cup of cocoa.View full post »

Miss Turquoise Circuit Pageant Coverage {Arizona & New Mexico Rodeo Queen Photographer}

What a wonderful trip it was to Las Cruces, NM to enjoy the Turquoise Circuit Finals and the Miss Turquoise Circuit Pageant!  I met some wonderful people and enjoyed absolutely perfect weather.  Plus, all the wonderful Las Cruces food and favorites I have missed since graduating NMSU! First, CONGRATULATIONS to Staci Trehern of New Mexico for winning the title of MTC 2015!!  I’m already excited about spending time with her for her custom portrait session to create her official photos forView full post »

Beautifully Blended {Sierra Vista Family Photographer}

I was lucky enough to meet this wonderful family back in February to capture little {M}’s newborn pictures.  I had so much fun with them and was absolutely thrilled when they called for a family session!  All of the kids would be together and we had a brief window to capture some amazing images!  We had to work around the monsoon rains, work schedules, and summer fun.  We only had to reschedule for rain once! We ended up doing a very early morning session to get beautiful light and toView full post »

Join me in the Secret Garden {Tucson, AZ Newborn Photographer}

I am so excited to be sharing these pictures with you!!  I was able to go up to Tucson and meet the most beautiful little girl named Wynter. She is precious and perfect and a sweet snuggly little one Introducing Wynter. <3 This little one was five days new when I got to see her and come play with her. Her nursery them is The Secret Garden based off of the novel.  Her mom made the most beautiful room and we used it as a setting for her newborn photos!       We were able toView full post »

News about August {Sierra Vista Family Photographer}

August has started off and everyone here in town is busy as can be!  School started this week and it seems like people are still trying to finish up the remaining errands and fall into a new routine.  Things are no different here at Love Letters Photography.  We have some new things and changes to work around and I wanted to keep everyone in the loop! First, I will be taking most of August off.  Tomorrow I am having surgery to repair carpal tunnel.  I’m very excited about getting thisView full post »

Big News! {Sierra Vista Engagement Photographer}

I met Amy last year when I was covering the Sierra Vista Ballet’s Nutcracker performance.  Amy is one of the amazing dancers there–she also teaches the little ones!  These are two of my favorite images of her from the Nutcracker. I was so excited to hear from her a few weeks ago with her big news…. She is ENGAGED!!  I met with her and her very awesome fiance, Torrin, at Starbucks to brainstorm some ideas to make a perfect engagement session for them.  We wanted to tryView full post »

A little gentleman {Sierra Vista Newborn Photographer}

Introducing Logan.  (Ahh!  The bow tie!  I adore his little bow ties!)   I am always so grateful to the mamas who trust me with their brand new precious babies.  It is a responsibility I don’t take lightly and I am honored to be part of new beginnings. I had the honor of meeting little Logan late last month.  He is so handsome and has three big sisters who cannot get enough of him.  This little guy was so much fun to snuggle, I didn’t even want to put him down to poseView full post »