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Journal of Peak Existence


A Canyonlands National Park Wedding and Sunrise Adventure Oh my goodness, these two amazing humans. I knew from our very first phone call, when Christopher answered the phone on an early Saturday morning and the very first thing he said (sang) was, “Goooooooood Mooorniiiiiiing!” that we were going to get along *great.* And I’m so […]

This Canyonlands National Park Wedding is bursting with color and fun. From stunning scenery to AMAZING style- this canyonlands elopement has it all.

Mountain Engagement Photos on the Pacific Crest Trail Palm Springs Engagement Photos Oh, February 2020! You were a different time. This was my last photo session before the world went topsy turvy. These two flew out from Chicago to Palm Springs for their engagement pics. We weighed the pros and cons of different places around […]

Want epic mountian engagement photos? These mountain engagement photos on the Pacific Crest Trail are the perfect adventerous engagement photo inspiration.

How to Elope in Phoenix ContentsHow to Elope in Phoenix Aimee Flynn Photo | Phoenix Elopement Photograher When Should You Elope in PhoenixPhoenix Elopement LocationsSalt RiverSaguaro LakeSuperstition MountainsOff the Beaten Path/A Bit Further AfieldWhere Should I Stay During My Phoenix Elopement Phoenix HotelsPhoenix Airbnb’sPhoenix Elopement PackagesHere are my Phoenix Elopement Packages: Aimee Flynn Photo | […]

The couple elopes in Phoenix and walks in the desert at sunset.

How to Plan your Elopement During COVID19: Coronavirus FAQContentsHow to Plan your Elopement During COVID19: Coronavirus FAQUpdated July 4thAre you currently booking elopements? What Precautions are You Taking?Elopements are so small. Don’t they make sense right now as a big wedding alternative?Is it wise to book our elopement with so much uncertainty going on? Updated […]

Off the Beaten Path Elopement Oh man, this location. Was. A. Dream. I use a lot of resources and spend a lot of time location scouting out here around Phoenix. There are tons of well known spots for desert elopements that are a mere, 1, 2, or 4 hours from Phoenix (Like the Superstitions, Sedona, […]

There are tons of gorgeous places to elope in the desert, but this gorgeous overlook is special. If you're looking for an off-the-beaten-path for your elopement, this inspiration is for you.

How to Pick Out Your Dream Elopement DressContentsHow to Pick Out Your Dream Elopement DressFactor #1: Being Able to Breathe Factor #2: Being Able to MoveFactor #4: Being ComfortableFactor #3: (I want to highlight one very important thing) Wear What You Love. Full Stop.Best Elopement Wedding Dress DesignersSustainability First: Reclamation Boho Dreams: Rue de Seine […]

The bride flicks her flowy skirt. A joshua tree silhouettes her wedding dress.

Why I am an elopement and adventure wedding photographer. I went back and forth many, many times on if I should publish or even write this post. I’ve written it in my head dozens of times but putting it out there into the world seemed pretty vulnerable and didn’t seem, I don’t know, professional? But […]

Desert Elopement Photographer ContentsDesert Elopement Photographer Aimee Flynn PhotoA Dream Desert Elopement LocationThe Eloping CoupleEloping at Saguaro LakeA few tips about eloping at Saguaro Lake:– You don’t need a permit but you will need a Tonto Daily Pass ($8.00- unless you have an America the Beautiful pass which you can use) to park there. -There […]

Saguaro Lake is a hidden gem of a desert elopement location. Check out this elopement for all your desert elopement inspiration.

How to Include Family and Friends in Your ElopementContentsHow to Include Family and Friends in Your ElopementArizona Elopement Photographer1) …INVITE THEM!!2) Elopement Ceremony with Friends+Family Bash Right After3) Hometown Reception Bash4) Use FaceTime or Skype 5) Write Letters or Record Video Messages Arizona Elopement Photographer I think a lot of people feel torn between two […]

Listen friends, I am here to tell you that eloping with your family and friends IS POSSIBLE. Here are my favorite ways to include your fam in your big day.

Reasons to ElopeContentsReasons to ElopeAimee Flynn Photo| Adventure Wedding and Elopement PhotographerReason to Elope #9: The Earth Will Thank YouEloping is Environmentally FriendlyReason to Elope #8: You Will Save MoneyIt’s Seriously Way CheaperReason to Elope #7: You Won’t Have Hundreds of People Staring at You All DayCause You Hate Being the Center of AttentionReason to […]

A bride and groom lean in for a kiss during their hiking elopement. A bouquet peeks out of the grooms pack.