Why I Get Paid the Big Bucks…

I LOVE shooting weddings. It's seriously one of my favorite things to do. It's also incredibly challenging. I have a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being the easiest wedding ever, 10 being the worst, most stressful, four-hour-late, everything-goes-wrong type of wedding. Monique...

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Sonora Garden Wedding ~ Lavenda & Mike

People often say, "You can't go home again." But I think you can... I've known Lavenda and Mike since I was a little girl, so this wedding was incredibly special to me. Being at their wedding was like going HOME. Lavenda and Mike's story starts eighteen years ago,...

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Wedding Testimonial ~ Alma & Joe

We got such an amazing testimonial today that I have to share it with everyone! Alma and Joe really showed us some love. "My husband and I came across Dawn's webpage by chance. We had been looking for a photographer for our wedding for a while, but just couldn't find...

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East Lake Ranch, Hughson Wedding ~ Ali & Luke

For Luke, it was love at first laugh. Sophomore year of high school, Luke told a girl a joke and she didn't laugh, but her sister Ali did. That's when he knew he was in love. A few months later he asked Ali out, and she said no. He didn't give up, asking several more...

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Modesto Boudoir, Q&A ~ Angela

Angela was kind enough to do a question and answer with me regarding her boudoir experience. Here are her lovely answers. Enjoy! Q: Why did you want to do a boudoir session? A: I have always wanted to do a boudoir shoot but I have never been one who has been...

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Modesto Boudoir ~ Tanya

She's a hilarious, quick-witted, sweet woman ... trapped inside the body of a bombshell! A boudoir photography session is a great way to feel sexy and confident.  Boudoir albums make a great gift for your groom, significant other, or for yourself!  Dawn Kelly...

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