Prom dates standing on a set of stairs in a arrow pattern.

How to Look your Best for Prom Portraits How to Light Prom Portraits? I used a 42″ Octobox with a Flashpoint 600 Pro Strobe on a light stand that my husband moved around for me. For many of these photos the flash was stationary. I added in the strobe to get some clean light without […]

A high school senior boy sitting with his legs straight in front of him and leaning back on an old white fence. What to bring to my Senior Portraits?

What to Bring to My Senior Portrait Photoshoot? When you think about your High School Senior Portrait Session, some things will be obvious to bring. There are things that you really have to bring and then there are things that would make the session more enjoyable. What to bring to my Senior Portraits? Keep reading… […]

An Engaged Couple comfortably embraces in a field of bluebonnets. Dripping Springs Engagement Photographer Lydia Teague

Congratulations to Carey & Leah on their recent engagement! These Native Texans wanted to have the Engagement Session in a field of bluebonnets! So, as a Dripping Springs Engagement Photographer, I took up the “challenge”. They know how much I fuss over finding the best bluebonnet field every year so I knew just where to […]

Family of 4. Parents and 2 Teen boys

I know I talk alot about Weddings, here in the Wedding Capital of Texas, but I’m also a Family Photographer in Drippings Springs/Austin area. I recently had the opportunity to document this family as they raise these great teenage boys! Ryan and Paula are about to celebrate their 25th Wedding Anniversary. These High School Sweethearts […]

a young couple kissing as they dance in Luckenbach Texas

Your engagement sessions, aka the pre-wedding photoshoot, is where you and your fiancé get to show off your love and your outfits. And it’s always fun to choose a unique location. Maybe it means something to you or maybe you just want something different. Luckenbach is a tiny unincorporated community in the Texas Hill Country, […]

Surviving Rain on your Big Day. A vineyard wedding venue can provide a magical and picturesque setting for your special day, but it’s crucial to have a plan in case of inclement weather. By taking the necessary steps to prepare for rain, such as having a backup indoor location or renting a tent, you can […]

Do these two look a little familiar?  Well they should!  I shot their proposal a few weeks ago!  Here’s a link to see what happened during the Proposal.  I love it when couples’ choose locations that are so meaningful to their relationship story.  Josh and Bethy lived right around the corner from here and probably […]

  I met Melinda and Daniel during their Engagement Session at Bluemont Vineyards(where we got rained out) and then Occoquan Regional Park.  We had fun immediately.  This great couple was ready to have fun during our Engagement Session, which is just to be able to laugh, cuddle, and kiss…with me watching you. LOL!  They nailed […]

sunset over the Potomac River and Arlington, VA and Georgetown DC in the Winter time

Congratulations to Mary and Duncan on their Engagement!  We had so much fun walking through Georgetown in Washington DC.  The longer we walked the better the scenery got!  They got used to hearing me flip out!  But I mean, “Come on!” Even the drivers in the streets cooperated with us.  The first image I shot […]

A huge thank you to these two wonderful human beings for understanding why I needed to reschedule our Engagement Session by a couple months.  When I realized I was needing to have another foot surgery to correct the previous one, they didn’t blink an eye.  Esther even reached out to me following my surgery to […]