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Bride and groom holding hands walking down covered hallway looking at wedding guests at Royal Palms

Kirsten and Ross’s Royal Palms Resort Wedding was as visually stunning, as they were. We love the beautifully maintained grounds of the Royal Palms Resort in Scottsdale. They are green and perfectly manicured while representing Arizona at its finest. Being local to the area, not only did the crisp October air signify the end of […]

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Bride and Groom kissing on the sidewalk in front of a tall large window at The Mayflower Hotel DC

The Mayflower Hotel Wedding Amber and George’s Mayflower Hotel wedding, is one we will never forget. Stepping out of the cab onto the vibrant streets of DC, we were face to face with the historic and beautifully maintained Mayflower Hotel Washington DC. Being from the desert, the crisp fall air and turning leaves, it seemed […]

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It’s a question we hear all the time. What’s the best CRM? So let’s take a look at three CRMs used by photographers.  First, what the heck is a CRM? CRM stands for Customer Relationship Manager. Business owners use CRM software to track and engage with customers in multiple ways. Some of the more typical […]

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Couple sitting at table during reception at El Chorro Paradise Valley

The Ceremony We were at the ceremony. The officiant asked if we would like to come in close to capture a few photos of them during the ceremony. Usually, this is a big no, no. However, this time was different. Being allowed to stand close to the couple for a few minutes to obtain some […]

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El Chorro Weddings Couple about to kiss

We found paradise at El Chorro. Ashley and Jarid’s perfect wedding in paradise, literally and figuratively. El Chorro Scottsdale is uniquely located in a place called paradise valley. And trust us, it lives up to the name. It was paradise at El Chorro. The Event Lawn Both the ceremony and reception are conveniently located on […]

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Couple Walking Into Sunset At El CHorro Wedding Venue

With so many beautiful wedding venues in Scottsdale, narrowing down the perfect one for you can be challenging. So keep reading below to see which venue made our Top 5 Wedding Venues In Scottsdale! 1. The Four Seasons One of the sweet perks of wedding photography in the Southwest is its incredible natural beauty. Every image […]

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