Shy Heart Studios

Monthly Archives: May 2014

Most people don’t have a problem booking an engagement session. They love it. They are excited to get married and excited for all the things that involve their wedding planning – including their engagement session. …….. I should rephrase that – most BRIDES don’t have a problem with Engagement sessions. Most grooms couldn’t care less. But every once in a while I stumble on a couple who doesn’t care to do an… Read More

When I arrived to start photographing the lovely Breanne – or future Mrs. Goodman, I was greeted by all of her wonderful bridesmaids with such bright smiles and warm friendliness. I always have a good time when I photograph weddings, but it’s so sweet when I can tell how truly loved a Bride is by her girls. Truth be told – anyone who is married or has been in a bridal party… Read More

So I have been posting a lot of engagement sessions and weddings on my blog but haven’t posted much of anything else. Today I am going to focus on portrait sessions. I really love photographing people together and the love between a couple or in a family…  but there is so much to be said for capturing the essence of one person… solo. Whether it’s a senior portrait session, or head shots… Read More

Tell me I am not the only person who thinks this gorgeous bride looks like she could be Carrie Underwood’s little sister!! Amber and Matt were adorable from start to finish. When they first walked through the door to meet with me for their engagement session in San Juan Capistrano I was a little dumb-founded. I don’t know why, but I was not expecting such gorgeous people to walk through the door… Read More

Does anyone else out there get the chills every time they hear the song “Same Love” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis? In my opinion, the approval of same sex marriage in California has been long over due – but here we are… FINALLY! As a wedding photographer I am honored to be asked to capture love and document the most important day in lives of my couples. To be able to expand… Read More

Ok – so I fell off the blogging wagon last week. This week I have been determined to get back on. Monday was crazy so I said, “I’ll write Tuesday.” Tuesday was even crazier than Monday so I figured, “I’ll write Wednesday…” This morning I woke up as sick as a dog, and have been trying to sleep it off considering I probably got a total of one hour of sleep last… Read More