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Category Archives: Misc

About Me

When I was 17 years old I took this photo of my grandmother’s violin. The sunlight that danced over it changed the direction of my lifeView full post »

Mother’s Day Special

Roses wither, chocolates get eaten. But photographs last a lifetime. What better gift for Mom this Mother’s Day than beautiful photos ofView full post »

Tips for Photographing Pets

Our pets play a big part in our lives, so it’s no surprise that pet photography has really taken off. While a professional session willView full post »

Mini Brag Books

These fun little books provide a stunning way to showcase photos from  your sessions with Poppie Studios. The front and back coverView full post »

Special: Custom Birth Announcements

Every baby is precious and it’s my goal that every birth announcement I create for my clients truly captures the sense of hope and loveView full post »

Favorite Spring Photo Accessories

After every winter (no matter how long it may seem) spring follows. And with it comes a resurgence of vibrant color and nature blooming.View full post »

Design: Weddings, Parties, Births oh my!

…and holiday cards, baby shower invites and other stationery needs. Your stationery should say something about you and yourView full post »

Lighting Tips for At-Home Photography

The right lighting in your photos can make all the difference. Instead of 30 blurry, yellow images you can follow these simple tips toView full post »

What to do with all those baby photos

Fact: Having a baby means unprecedented amounts of photos. So, once you’ve inundated your FaceBook friends with dozens (or realistically,View full post »

Engagement Sessions + Save the Date Cards

I love engagement sessions, for a couple of reasons. One, it’s a great way for me to get to know you as a couple – which isView full post »

Tips for Photographing Special Occasions

I’ve been asked to photograph special family events many times. While photographing these special occasions (like birthday parties orView full post »

Nursery Decor

One of my favorite decorating ideas for a nursery is a gallery wall. Well, I like creating gallery walls in every living space truthfully.View full post »