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Grab a cup of coffee and stay awhile. This is where I’ll share all my recent galleries (including couples and seniors), along with my best tips for creatives and photographers—so there’s a little something for everyone.

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Episode 003: Attending a Workshop/Conference Like a Pro with Quianna Marie

In this episode, we will break down the action steps that Quianna has learned to take when attending an educational or networking experience. After years of attending countless workshops and conferences, Quianna has learned the best ways to get the most out of her investment. Quianna Marie is a destination wedding photographer based in both […]

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Episode 002: Working for Free: Is it Worth it? with Sarah Erickson

In this episode, Sarah and I will talk through the pros and cons of working for free, along with some insight on how to determine when to say “yes” and how to say “no”. Sarah Erickson is a brand and website designer for creatives. She creates polished designs backed with strategy and intention—making your brand […]

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Episode 001: Breaking into Creative Education with Hope Taylor

Welcome to “So, Here’s the Thing!” In our first episode, we are talking with Hope Taylor about her take on breaking into Education for creative entrepreneurs. In this episode, Hope shares perspective on when to start offering education, how to set the groundwork for new offerings, and advice to those who dream of serving their […]

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madilyn | senior session

Dallas Senior Portrait Photography | Laylee Emadi Bright, beautiful and filled with personality. YALL, this Senior Session was so much fun and so unique. Two things about Madilyn- she has flawless style and she’s obsessed with coffee. Capturing moments inside stores is not something I typically do, but Madilyn wanted her Senior Session to be […]


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Episode 000: Welcome to So Here’s the Thing

So, here’s the thing; welcome to a space for the creative entrepreneur looking for actionable education-without the fluff. From growth strategy to self care and everything in between; secrets don’t exist here. Tough love, a little bit of humor, and a lot of insight that will help you overcome self doubt and grow personally and […]

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Dance FX | Studio Session

Senior Dance Photographer Dallas: Laylee Emadi Photography I’m feeling so inspired by this session with the DanceFX Studio group! DanceFX is a dance studio in Garland, Texas; it’s one of the premier studios in the Dallas area, and their senior dancers were a joy to photograph! We hosted a session in-studio to capture some fabulous shots […]


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