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Along with running multiple businesses, we’ve also stepped into the call of foster parenting, and it’s simultaneously been the heart-growing + heart-wrenching thing we’ve ever done. Welcome to where I share my heart about it all.

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Editing in Lightroom Mobile

Last week, I broke down how to take beautiful images on your cell phone, and this week I wanted to dive further into how to edit your images on your phone. Editing your photos will help fix your images if they’re too dark, too bright, too warm (yellow tones), too cool (blue tones) and so […]

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6 tips for taking beautiful images on your cell phone

Have you ever thought to yourself “Well, I’m not a photographer, so I can’t have a feed that is filled with beautiful images”?! 🙋‍♀️ I cannot even begin to count how many friends have told me this! Unless you’re a photographer, or have learned some basics of photography, chances are you very well have had […]

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Product Photography BTS

This is my job. This is what life looks like. Not only do I get paid to just share about something I’m completely obsessed with anyway, I spend my days shoot images of those oils. Coming up with content for education for my team. Executing that content. Hanging out with some of my dearest friends […]

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Iowa Photography Mentoring

Ask Anything : Getting Light & Airy Images

  A few weeks ago I launched a new “ask anything” series and I began to answer an awesome question from Annika! I am so excited to be finishing up the answer of the question that was asked! Annika wrote: “I love the look of your pictures and have been wondering how you get that lovely […]

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Photography Mentoring

Ask Anything: Getting Light and Airy Images

  A few weeks ago I launched a new “ask anything” series and I am so excited to be answering one of the questions that was asked in the comments, but has also been asked in person! Annika wrote: “I love the look of your pictures and have been wondering how you get that lovely […]

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iowa photography mentoring

Tips for Shooting Manually

So you have your first DSLR camera, and you’re wondering how to use it. Like myself, you probably switched the dial to Auto and started shooting. If you’re like me then you may have noticed by now that you just spent A LOT of money on this camera, and quite honestly it’s producing similar results […]

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RAW vs. JPG

Happy Friday Friends!!! Today’s post is one that I hope you all find useful! Shooting in RAW vs. shooting in JPG! There are TONS of articles on this, so I don’t plan on going into this in depth, but it’s a question that gets brought up time and time again! And be warned, this post is […]

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What’s in my Bag?

“What lenses do you own? What lens do you normally shoot with?” These are two of the most common questions I get from other photographers. When I first started I stalked blogs upon blogs to figure out what lenses I should purchase, so to help you, I’ve created a list of all the important gear that […]

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What Lens Should I Buy?

Happy Friday, y’all! I took Wednesday off from blogging to catch up on blogging for the other business I run (For those of you who don’t know I recently started doing the business side with Young Living! You can see all the goodness here!)  But I am back to continue this fun new series for […]

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hey there, I'm Alex!

categories

Along with running multiple businesses, we’ve also stepped into the call of foster parenting, and it’s simultaneously been the heart-growing + heart-wrenching thing we’ve ever done. Welcome to where I share my heart about it all.

business

foster care

life

photography

wellness

popular posts

EOs every photographer needs

dear new foster mama

Our master bathroom refresh

ways to use stock photos for your biz

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