How to choose a wedding photographer

How to choose a wedding photographer

You’ve just said “YES”! and we couldn’t be more thrilled for you!  Planning a wedding is exciting and a lot of fun and then, wowzers, it becomes stressful.  The last thing you’re thinking of is hiring a wedding photographer. I remember thinking about wedding colors until I cried.  Who knew there were so many shades … Read more

Why Low Light Skills is Important for Wedding Photography

Sedona Wedding at night time with sparkler photo with the shutter low speed to make the light trail by Melissa Dunstan Flagstaff Wedding Photographer

Consistency is so important when it comes to the work of a wedding photographer and an element not to overlook when choosing someone to document your day. Low Light skills can set your photographer apart. Y’all, let me be really honest. It’s easy to get photos during the dreamy golden hour of the day. Just … Read more

Wedding at Poco Diablo

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. Emily Bronte   When I was a little girl, I must have read Wuthering Heights a hundred times.  Tucked away on the upper branches of our pear tree, swaying with the winds, I read about Catherine and Heathcliff over and over and drempt … Read more

A Romantic Sedona Red Rock Wedding

“The very first moment I beheld him, my heart was irrevocably gone.” ― Jane Austen This wedding was as romantic as it comes. This couple wanted to be married underneath the Red Rocks of Sedona, and they were blessed with a perfect day.  Surrounded by a small group of friends and family, Chris and Mark … Read more

A Scottish Wedding in the Red Rocks {Sedona Photographer}

Scottish Wedding Sedona

When I photographed Julianne and Andrew last summer for their engagement session in Oak Creek, they told me about planning their wedding full of Scottish details.  I love being a Sedona wedding photographer, but I’ve never had the honor of photographing a Scottish wedding!  Andrew’s family is from Scotland and brought with them rich cultural … Read more

Sedona Engagement Session {Red Rock Crossing}

Sedona Sunset Engagement

Sometimes it’s sureal living so close to Sedona.  In 21 short miles from downtown Flagstaff, we can be looking at scenery that every time, blows me away.  If you’ve ever had the chance to visit there, you know what I’m talking about.  And if not, get it on your bucket list. One of the cool things … Read more