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Carlie + Joey’s Hot Metal Bridge Engagement Session This Hot Metal Bridge Engagement session with Carlie and Joey completely stole my heart. We had the most perfect golden hour walking along the Riverfront in Pittsburgh. If you know me at all, you know I was dying over Carlie’s shoes! She was totally rocking those strappy […]

Hot Metal Bridge + Riverfront Pittsburgh Engagement Session | Carlie + Joey

August 12, 2021

The Styled Engagement Session First things first: Do I need an engagement session? Sometimes I have couples ask me if they really “need” an engagement session. The answer you’re going to hear from me – of course! – is a big fat YES! Taking engagement photos taken together serves so many different wonderful purposes! First, […]

The Styled Engagement Session: Taking Your Engagement Session To the Next Level

August 15, 2019

What to Wear to Your Engagement Session The question of what to wear to your engagement session is probably the most common one out there! Today we are going to break it down for you from a photographer’s point of view, to make sure your clothing is the most flattering for your photos. Be comfortable […]

What to Wear to Your Engagement Session

what to wear to your engagement session

July 4, 2019

Choosing a Location for Your Engagement Session Hopefully you enjoyed last week’s post on How Seasons Affect Your Engagement Session. We chatted about some of the different pros and cons of each season, and how the weather, start time, and environment will be a little bit different for each one. This week I want to […]

Choosing a Location for Your Engagement Session

choosing a location for your engagement photos

June 20, 2019

How Seasons Affect Your Engagement Session The engagement session is one of the most FUN parts of ALL your wedding planning! You get to dress up and snuggle together for an hour! What’s not to love?! There are lots of different aspects that go into making your engagement session as beautiful as possible. But more […]

How Seasons Affect Your Engagement Session

June 13, 2019