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Joshua Tree Elopement Planning Guide Aimee Flynn Photo | Joshua Tree Elopement Photographer How to Elope in Joshua Tree So! You’re thinking of getting married at Joshua Tree National Park. 10 pts to Gryffindor, that is a STELLAR idea. Joshua Tree is an amaaaaazing place for an abundance of reasons; it provides the perfect marriage […]

Beautiful Joshua Tree National Park

So you’ve looked into what type of wedding day you want to have, looked into what it means to elope, and decided that eloping makes the most sense for you. So…. how do you elope? This is a great question. And like most great questions, there is not a simple answer because so much depends […]

eloping couple celebrates with a first dance at sunset surrounded by joshua trees. the groom dips his bride as they smile.

What it Means to Elope: Elopement Defined I get versions of this question *all the time*. “What’s an elopement?” “What does it mean to elope?” “What’s this elopement stuff about anyway?” etc etc etc. A lot of elopement photographers have weighed in on this and I wanted to offer my 2 cents.  I think these […]

This winter slot canyon adventure session is jam-packed with emotions. Slot Canyons provide the perfect adventurous backdrop for engagements and elopements.

5 Things To Know to Elope in a National Park: Updated for 2021 So. You’re considering eloping in a National Park. ::confetti and glitter:: YES! That is so friggin awesome. If it wasn’t totally obvious I absolutely LOVE National Parks and think they can be the perfect location for your super rad elopement or wedding. […]

Thinking of getting married in a National Park? Here are the top five things you need to know when planning your epic National Park Wedding.

When you think of Arizona, what do you think of? Blasted earth? Tumbleweeds? Oppressive, stifling heat? Maybe something that looks like this: That’s what I imagined when I first visited Arizona many years ago. I visited in February and happily wore shorts and tank tops in Phoenix. Then I went to Sedona. It was 40 […]

Wanting to have an AZ elopement but worrying you may melt in the desert heat? Consider these five factors and you can have a blast and still stay cool.

Six Epic Places to Elope in Arizona: Updated for 2021 How to Elope in Arizona So. You’re thinking of eloping in Arizona. Friend? That is the BEST FREAKING DECISION. Arizona is stuffed full of amazing places to elope- some super familiar and some that are total hidden gems. The whole western United States are basically […]

You have to consider these three epic places to elope in Arizona! If you love the desert vibes and are curious where you could tie the knot read this.

And What that Means for Your Elopement It’s important that any couple who work with me knows that I am a Leave No Trace Photographer and also has an idea of what this will mean in actual practice. So, first things first: what’s Leave No Trace (LNT)? In a nutshell, Leave No Trace (LNT) are […]

I give an overview of Leave No Trace, explain why I'm a Leave No Trace Photographer, and go over how it will impact your elopement day experience.