Palm Door event space // Elissa R Photography

An Easy Way to Make Your Reception Photos Prettier

A simple item (that is probably wadded up in a box in your garage) could make your wedding reception photos look fantastic. A string of twinkle lights. Well, the more, the better. Your wedding venue (be it a backyard, or a rustic barn, or a warehouse, or a [Read More...]

On Pinterest, Photography, and Usefulness

It's funny; when I first got an invitation to Pinterest, probably a year or so ago, I had no idea what I was supposed to do with it. It can look kind of like a mosaic of color and things if you're poking around on the "popular" or "everything" [Read More...]
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How to Elope in Austin, TX

I've recently fallen in love with intimate, small weddings, like elopements or really tiny groups where everyone present could fit into a semi-circle around the couple. Elopements are like big weddings, distilled: all of the pieces are there -- couple, officiant, happy witnesses, some flowers and the rings [Read More...]